Why You Should Vote In Person

Why You Should Vote In Person

Bruce Barry explains why Democrats should, wherever possible, vote in person rather than relying on absentee or mail-in ballots: It has been gratifying over the last month to watch Democrats (and some Republicans, though of course none from anywhere near Tennessee)...
POTD: This Kid’s Got Guts

POTD: This Kid’s Got Guts

Brayden Harrington, a 13-year-old who stutters, met Joe Biden on the campaign trail early this year. Because Biden had a stuttering problem when he was young, he bonded with Harrington, who appeared with him at a couple of campaign events. But that’s not the...
Random Political Thoughts

Random Political Thoughts

As Joe Biden narrows down the field of possible running mates, there’s no real rush to name someone. Only the political pundit class really cares, because they need something to new to opine about. But the rest of us aren’t even paying attention, because...
I Voted

I Voted

Martha and I cast our absentee ballots Saturday for this Tuesday’s primary election in Missouri. We could have mailed them, but decided to vote in person after hearing that four polling places — including one 15 minutes from our house — were open...