Open Thread

It's gone viral of late, and definitely warms the heart. Watch as an eight month old baby, deaf since birth, hears his mother's voice and laugh f

The House Of Lords

My pal Jonathan Schwartz comes up with a gem of a quote from James Madison, as he explains why the House of Lords (The Senate) was created in the firs

Mike's Blog Round Up

Lawyers, Guns and Money: This is your court on conservatives – a strange enthusiasm for punishment of the innocent. TransGriot: 10 busted myths abo