TODAY'S TOP NEWS
Ferguson update: 31 arrests, two shootings, police come under ‘heavy gunfire’
The facts of the case become minor background details against the tides of mighty Narrative.
Governor Perry still looks strong
Even with this crazy indictment, Perry will remain in the thick of it for 2016.
Governor Nixon sends the National Guard to Ferguson
The truth is said to be “inflammatory,” but allowing people to believe in dark fantasies certainly hasn’t restored order.
The week that was
A review of the week’s top stories.
Lingering questions from Ferguson
A change in police tactics and leadership brings great improvements, but the story of Ferguson is still unfolding.
Police deployed to Ferguson riots; Obama parties
In a nation with the most titanic government ever conceived, leadership is an awfully rare commodity.
Let he who is without Ebola cast the first stone…
Christian websites should start separating columns into “Arguments” and “Anger” sections.
On Lauren Bacall and the passing magic of Hollywood
Everything was better back in the Golden Age.
A heads-up from ISIS
The threat Obama never saw coming is growing larger, and spreading its tentacles around the globe.
Ukraine on the brink of invasion?
The sand is running out of the separatist hourglass, so Putin must decide if he’s ready to abandon his dreams of empire.