Archive for July 29th, 2009

Bright Lights

29Jul09

The attorney for the woman who made the 911 call reporting the suspicious activity at the home of Harvard Professor Skip Gates two weeks ago made a very good point today. She also did something very mean to her client. At the noon press conference, Wendy Murphy (a prominent Boston attorney who sometimes joins Tom […]


Skip the Beer

29Jul09

Thursday’s planned meeting between Professor Gates and Sgt. Crowley at the White House is a disgusting bit of presidential pandering. First off, there’s the matter of the beer. Why are they having a beer at the White House. President Obama’s offer to sit down… to hash out a touchstone racial conflict between his good friend, […]


What’s the point of voting for a bill if you don’t have a couple of days and a couple of lawyers to help you understand it?