- Marcus: What the Duke porn-star student shows us about our degraded culture
Marcus: Blocking the nomination of Debo Adegbile is a ‘travesty’ in the Senate
For Republicans to block one of President Obama’s nominees is dog-bites-man non-news. For members of the president’s party to defect is more notable. And for Democrats to worry more about their political hides than a nominee’s fitness for service — as happened in the Senate this week — is simply revolting.Read full article >>
Marcus: Help patients avoid taking the wrong pill by mistake
Kerry Kennedy was just acquitted, and rightly so, of “drugged driving” — she mistook a sleeping pill for her thyroid medication and conked out at the wheel.
It’s an outrage that she was prosecuted in the first place, but even more of an outrage is that steps aren’t being taken to prevent this disturbingly common problem.Read full article >>
- Marcus: Camp tax plan gives Boehner, and Washington, the blahs
- Marcus: Losing the art of legislating as John Dingell retires
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