Poker, Straight, Two Faced

Here is Jonoathan Rauch, in the New York Times, highlights what is wrong with out politics — justifying lying — so long as it’s done in order to get things done. Here’s a taste:

Often, the only way to get something done is to have separate private and public truths. Behind closed doors, nothing […]

Sunday Open Thread

Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse by Albrecht Durer

Cubs vs. Indians in the World Series… the end is nigh.

Saturday Open Thread 

Friday Open Thread

Veronica Lake (still from I Married a Witch — 1942)

Thursday Open Thread

Cyd Charisse

Wednesday Open Thread 

H/t Andrew Klavan

Tuesday Open Thread 

Monday Open Thread

The Art Critic by Norman Rockwell (1955)

Sunday Open Thread 

Saturday Song

Get your funk on.