All these newspapers used to have foreign bureaus. Now they don't. They call us to explain to them what's happening in Moscow and Cairo.
If you use any form of social media whatsoever, you've probably seen the scary "mass shootings map" published by PBS, leading people to believe that they live in a terrifying place and that strict gun control is the only answer.
Looks Like They Already Are
Just as the prime minister of Japan was in an historic visit to Iran (the first since the 1979 revolution), a Japanese-owned tanker (and one other) was attacked in the Persian Gulf. US neocons are pointing the finger at Iran. Does it make sense to at