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  • Presidential campaigns duke it out with their software apps for volunteers

    The Obama presidential campaign is debuting its latest online campaign organizing tool for the 2012 election, one that is expected to be use by volunteers across the country to connect with voters. The Wall Street Journal had a report on the tool --...
  • Maryland, land of 'progressive' taxation

    We taxpayers should be so very proud of our state leaders as evidenced by the increasingly frequent national attention given to the ineptitude of the Maryland General Assembly. Most recently, The Wall Street Journal highlights Gov.Martin O'Malley as the...
  • Reapers and hellfire: Drones and the slide into perpetual war

    Reapers and hellfire: Drones and the slide into perpetual war
    The poison seeps slowly into the future. No one notices. "The Obama administration," the Wall Street Journal informs us, "plans to arm Italy's fleet of Reaper drone aircraft, a move that could open the door for sales of advanced hunter-killer drone...
  • Journalists and grammar

    You may imagine that journalists, because they make their bread by wielding language, would (a) know something about grammar and usage and (b) write about grammar and usage intelligently. If so, you have a vivid imagination. I put it to you...
  • Mt. Zion United Methodist celebrates 150 years of worship

    Mt. Zion United Methodist Church will celebrate its 150th anniversary most of next week. There will be a slide show of Mt. Zion history plus an ice cream social July 10 at 7 p.m. A music program with cookies and punch will be featured on July 11 at 7 p....
  • Buck Showalter a major league prankster

    Buck Showalter a major league prankster
    Buck Showalter not only has baseball talents, Baltimore -- he's also quite a believable prankster. The folks at Major League Baseball's Fan Cave just posted a really funny video where Showalter "punks" relief pitcher Darren O'Day. Here's the setup: O'...
  • Buck Showalter pulls All-Star prank on Darren O'Day

    Buck Showalter pulls All-Star prank on Darren O'Day
      I wonder if Darren O'Day's heart has started back up yet. Because when the Orioles' reliever was pranked recently by manager Buck Showalter for a Major League Baseball Fan Cave video, you wondered if the poor guy was going to need a defibrillator...
  • GOP has many lines of attack against Obamacare

    GOP has many lines of attack against Obamacare
    "In my first term, we passed health care reform," President Barack Obama joked this spring. "In my second term, I guess I'll pass it again." Thanks to the Supreme Court, President Obama can take that item off his agenda. But Chief JusticeJohn G....
  • Romney's taxing sophistry

    Romney's taxing sophistry
    Remember in March, when former senator Rick Santorum got a lot of grief for saying that Mitt Romney was the "worst Republican" in the country to challenge President Barack Obama on health care reform? Well, turns out he was right. That was evident...
  • Remember when Republicans supported the individual mandate?

    I read with interest columnist Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.'s commentary regarding the recent Supreme Court decision on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ("Constitutional — but contemptible," July 9). I am still confused — indeed...
  • Controversial 'Fifty Shades' trilogy reaches historic sales milestone

    Controversial 'Fifty Shades' trilogy reaches historic sales milestone
    The racy "Fifty Shades" book series by E. L. James has been causing a stir since hitting shelves in April with its erotic plot line and subsequent ban in various libraries across the country. In Harford County, the public library system made the decision...
  • The pressure's on, and the editor's gone

    Over at Poynter.org Craig Silverman has published an astute article about a clutch of recent cases of fabrication by young journalists, looking for the common elements. He finds them: carelessness about sourcing, willingness to manipulate quotes and...