Report: Bundy ranch standoff has spurred growth of extremist groups http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140710/BLOGS/307109980/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Jul 2014 21:45:49 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140710/BLOGS/307109980/-1/blogs01 A lesson from the political lexicon: Not all conservatives are neo-conservatives http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140710/BLOGS/307109981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Jul 2014 19:38:37 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140710/BLOGS/307109981/-1/blogs01 Vast majority of Republicans who bought Obamacare coverage are pleased with it http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140710/BLOGS/307109982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:05:10 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140710/BLOGS/307109982/-1/blogs01 Wall Street Journal poll: Most Americans want Sarah Palin to shut up http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140709/BLOGS/307099980/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 09 Jul 2014 20:31:32 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140709/BLOGS/307099980/-1/blogs01 Surprise! Migration from Latin America to U.S. is declining http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140709/BLOGS/307099981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 09 Jul 2014 18:37:53 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140709/BLOGS/307099981/-1/blogs01 Regarding the myth of widespread fraud in government entitlement programs http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140709/BLOGS/307099994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:22:41 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140709/BLOGS/307099994/-1/blogs01 Did Cuban commies play America’s right-wing noise machine for a bunch of suckers? http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140708/BLOGS/307089980/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 08 Jul 2014 18:33:53 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140708/BLOGS/307089980/-1/blogs01 Is Sarah Palin’s call for impeachment of Obama actually bad news for Republicans? http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140708/BLOGS/307089981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 08 Jul 2014 18:11:22 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140708/BLOGS/307089981/-1/blogs01 Is Fox News a victim of its own success? http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140707/BLOGS/307079993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 07 Jul 2014 16:01:11 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140707/BLOGS/307079993/-1/blogs01 Most Americans blame Bush for chaos in Iraq http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140707/BLOGS/307079994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 07 Jul 2014 15:25:42 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140707/BLOGS/307079994/-1/blogs01 Study: Three Southern Republican states more corrupt than Illinois http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140704/BLOGS/307049984/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 04 Jul 2014 18:05:09 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140704/BLOGS/307049984/-1/blogs01 Generation gap: Older folks venerate patriotic symbols, while younger folks extol principles http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140704/BLOGS/307049985/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 04 Jul 2014 18:05:09 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140704/BLOGS/307049985/-1/blogs01 Greenhouse gases are bad for the oceans as well as the air http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140703/BLOGS/307039982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 03 Jul 2014 18:30:59 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140703/BLOGS/307039982/-1/blogs01 Obama’s disdain for obstructionist Republicans in Congress reaches boiling point http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140703/BLOGS/307039983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 03 Jul 2014 18:05:09 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140703/BLOGS/307039983/-1/blogs01 A brilliant analysis of a pre-election poll that was spectacularly wrong http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140703/BLOGS/307039994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 03 Jul 2014 14:27:53 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140703/BLOGS/307039994/-1/blogs01 Liberals are wrong to view Hobby Lobby case as a big victory for an insurgent Religious Right http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140702/BLOGS/307029983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 02 Jul 2014 18:26:45 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140702/BLOGS/307029983/-1/blogs01 Boehner and his Republican pals unwittingly are aiding Hillary’s presidential prospects http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140702/BLOGS/307029995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:17:30 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140702/BLOGS/307029995/-1/blogs01 Does USA loss in World Cup mean that soccer mania in America will now fade away? http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140701/BLOGS/307019977/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 01 Jul 2014 23:57:43 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140701/BLOGS/307019977/-1/blogs01 For some reason, I just can’t get worked up about the ruling in the Hobby Lobby case http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140630/BLOGS/306309983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 30 Jun 2014 18:05:06 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140630/BLOGS/306309983/-1/blogs01 What will the Supreme Court say in the Hobby Lobby case? http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140629/BLOGS/306299997/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sun, 29 Jun 2014 14:37:44 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140629/BLOGS/306299997/-1/blogs01 Believe it or not, we’re living through the greatest time in human history http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140627/BLOGS/306279993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:51:26 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140627/BLOGS/306279993/-1/blogs01 The Supreme Court is not nearly as divided as you may have heard http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140627/BLOGS/306279994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:49:56 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140627/BLOGS/306279994/-1/blogs01 Boehner’s threat of a lawsuit against Obama is foolish on several counts http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140626/BLOGS/306269982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 26 Jun 2014 19:05:54 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140626/BLOGS/306269982/-1/blogs01 Here’s how to diss the World Cup with right-wing political rhetoric http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140626/BLOGS/306269983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 26 Jun 2014 18:37:23 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140626/BLOGS/306269983/-1/blogs01 Obama seems to relish making fun of global-warming deniers http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140626/BLOGS/306269994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 26 Jun 2014 15:48:39 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140626/BLOGS/306269994/-1/blogs01 Fox News anchor suddenly seems not to fit in with the crazies on his channel http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140625/BLOGS/306259982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 25 Jun 2014 21:34:07 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140625/BLOGS/306259982/-1/blogs01 Right-wing pundit Erick Erickson don’t write real good http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140625/BLOGS/306259983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 25 Jun 2014 18:10:06 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140625/BLOGS/306259983/-1/blogs01 Study: States with more guns per capita have higher rates of gun deaths http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140625/BLOGS/306259994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:24:32 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140625/BLOGS/306259994/-1/blogs01 Surprise! Violent deaths in U.S. schools have been declining for decades! http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140624/BLOGS/306249982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:30:38 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140624/BLOGS/306249982/-1/blogs01 Think Americans have become more politically polarized? Think again! http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140624/BLOGS/306249983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:10:12 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140624/BLOGS/306249983/-1/blogs01 Bipartisan report: Global warming poses big threat to U.S. economy http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140624/BLOGS/306249994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 24 Jun 2014 15:07:08 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140624/BLOGS/306249994/-1/blogs01 Supreme Court leaves Obama’s climate plan intact for the most part http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140623/BLOGS/306239985/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 23 Jun 2014 18:29:22 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140623/BLOGS/306239985/-1/blogs01 Yet again, Rand Paul is distorting Ronald Reagan’s presidential record http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140623/BLOGS/306239986/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 23 Jun 2014 18:10:07 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140623/BLOGS/306239986/-1/blogs01 From a leftish perspective, a former Republican staffer conjures a massive conspiracy theory http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140620/BLOGS/306209985/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 20 Jun 2014 20:07:38 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140620/BLOGS/306209985/-1/blogs01 Prosecutors say Scott Walker was involved in a “criminal scheme” http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140619/BLOGS/306199980/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Jun 2014 19:49:04 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140619/BLOGS/306199980/-1/blogs01 Sorry, Sen. McCain, but Gen. Petraeus disagrees with you on the Iraq issue http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140619/BLOGS/306199981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Jun 2014 19:25:28 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140619/BLOGS/306199981/-1/blogs01 Six fundamental facts about the science of climate change http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140619/BLOGS/306199982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Jun 2014 18:55:27 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140619/BLOGS/306199982/-1/blogs01 Right-wing media increasingly resigned to defeat in their war against gay marriage http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140619/BLOGS/306199983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Jun 2014 18:20:18 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140619/BLOGS/306199983/-1/blogs01 Column on Iraq by father-daughter Cheney team is beyond ridiculous http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140619/BLOGS/306199984/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Jun 2014 18:10:12 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140619/BLOGS/306199984/-1/blogs01 Gallup poll: Big majority of Americans favor legalized euthanasia http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140619/BLOGS/306199995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:17:52 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140619/BLOGS/306199995/-1/blogs01 Redskins trademark voided because it’s a racist slur http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140618/BLOGS/306189984/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:10:05 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140618/BLOGS/306189984/-1/blogs01 Michele Bachmann has been a god-send to fact-checkers looking for nonsense to refute http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140618/BLOGS/306189997/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 18 Jun 2014 15:20:46 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140618/BLOGS/306189997/-1/blogs01 Will Republican warmongers trot out bogus Lincoln quotation this time around? http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140617/BLOGS/306179986/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 17 Jun 2014 19:11:50 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140617/BLOGS/306179986/-1/blogs01 This guy says there are five reasons why Hillary won’t run in 2016? http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140617/BLOGS/306179987/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 17 Jun 2014 18:56:15 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140617/BLOGS/306179987/-1/blogs01 Don’t want to blame Bush for mess in Iraq? Your partisanship is stronger than your memory http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140617/BLOGS/306179988/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 17 Jun 2014 18:21:06 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140617/BLOGS/306179988/-1/blogs01 Poll: Twice as many Americans agree with Obama than with McCain on Iraq http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140617/BLOGS/306179995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:30:46 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140617/BLOGS/306179995/-1/blogs01 Why are Republican pollsters so bad at their craft? http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140617/BLOGS/306179996/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 17 Jun 2014 14:59:54 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140617/BLOGS/306179996/-1/blogs01 Wall Street Journal says Bill Clinton is most admired president since Reagan http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140616/BLOGS/306169979/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Jun 2014 18:10:05 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140616/BLOGS/306169979/-1/blogs01 The media have declared this a bad year for Obama, but is it? http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140616/BLOGS/306169993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Jun 2014 15:37:17 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140616/BLOGS/306169993/-1/blogs01 Why do America’s most religious states have so many social problems? http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140614/BLOGS/306149992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sat, 14 Jun 2014 18:10:07 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140614/BLOGS/306149992/-1/blogs01 John McCain says hundreds of U.S. casualties in Iraq amounted to “literally no casualties” http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140614/BLOGS/306149997/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sat, 14 Jun 2014 16:06:00 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140614/BLOGS/306149997/-1/blogs01 Shep Smith has a curious penchant for defying Fox News orthodoxy http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140614/BLOGS/306149998/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sat, 14 Jun 2014 15:24:58 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140614/BLOGS/306149998/-1/blogs01 Ever-angry old John McCain remains consistently wrong about Iraq http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140613/BLOGS/306139976/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 Jun 2014 19:41:57 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140613/BLOGS/306139976/-1/blogs01 Sometimes I think I could have made a fortune as a fake right-winger http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140613/BLOGS/306139977/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 Jun 2014 18:57:40 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140613/BLOGS/306139977/-1/blogs01 Here’s an urgent dispatch from the front lines of the Republican civil war http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140613/BLOGS/306139978/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 Jun 2014 18:10:11 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140613/BLOGS/306139978/-1/blogs01 Conservatives who advocate “English-Only” laws are fools and hypocrites http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140613/BLOGS/306139993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 Jun 2014 15:16:54 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140613/BLOGS/306139993/-1/blogs01 Republican war hawks arise as Iraq falls apart http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140613/BLOGS/306139994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 Jun 2014 14:23:32 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140613/BLOGS/306139994/-1/blogs01 Study: Liberals and conservatives prefer to live where there are more of their own kind http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140612/BLOGS/306129994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 Jun 2014 15:50:35 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140612/BLOGS/306129994/-1/blogs01 Noted political centrist offers a perfect characterization of the Tea Party movement http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140612/BLOGS/306129995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 Jun 2014 15:13:20 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140612/BLOGS/306129995/-1/blogs01 Anti-Redskins ad aired during NBA finals http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140611/BLOGS/306119978/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 11 Jun 2014 18:53:59 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140611/BLOGS/306119978/-1/blogs01 Cantor’s pollster tries to blame the big loss on cross-over votes from Democrats http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140611/BLOGS/306119979/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 11 Jun 2014 18:20:10 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140611/BLOGS/306119979/-1/blogs01 Gomer Gohmert says you’re going to hell if you’re not a Christian http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140611/BLOGS/306119993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 11 Jun 2014 15:05:57 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140611/BLOGS/306119993/-1/blogs01 In numerous ways, the defeat of Eric Cantor has changed the political dynamic http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140611/BLOGS/306119994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 11 Jun 2014 14:34:02 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140611/BLOGS/306119994/-1/blogs01 Study: Fox News viewers are not well informed about immigration http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140610/BLOGS/306109977/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 10 Jun 2014 20:20:44 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140610/BLOGS/306109977/-1/blogs01 Two polls on Bergdahl deal show partisan split, but there’s more disapproval than not http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140610/BLOGS/306109993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:00:50 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140610/BLOGS/306109993/-1/blogs01 Does right-wing political rhetoric spawn right-wing terrorism? http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140610/BLOGS/306109994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 10 Jun 2014 15:17:42 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140610/BLOGS/306109994/-1/blogs01 Countless extremists wriggle out from under their rocks in wake of Las Vegas shootings http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140609/BLOGS/306099983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 09 Jun 2014 19:19:39 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140609/BLOGS/306099983/-1/blogs01 Republicans like to pretend that they’re more supportive of vets than Democrats are http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140609/BLOGS/306099984/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 09 Jun 2014 18:10:09 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140609/BLOGS/306099984/-1/blogs01 Climate is always changing, but that doesn’t make the current pace of change harmless http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140609/BLOGS/306099993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 09 Jun 2014 15:18:28 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140609/BLOGS/306099993/-1/blogs01 Brace yourself! Bowe Bergdahl’s dad is a Republican and voted for Reagan! http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140607/BLOGS/306079997/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sat, 07 Jun 2014 15:39:52 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140607/BLOGS/306079997/-1/blogs01 Former Rockford TV reporter peddles questionable theory that Bowe Bergdahl is a jihadist http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140606/BLOGS/306069997/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 Jun 2014 14:51:17 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140606/BLOGS/306069997/-1/blogs01 Senator says Bergdahl might have been killed if deal for his release was leaked http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140605/BLOGS/306059977/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 05 Jun 2014 20:09:07 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140605/BLOGS/306059977/-1/blogs01 I’ve never been able to watch this video without getting emotional http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140605/BLOGS/306059978/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 05 Jun 2014 19:13:45 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140605/BLOGS/306059978/-1/blogs01 Bergdahl case brings to mind John McCain’s record on the issue of POWs http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140605/BLOGS/306059991/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 05 Jun 2014 15:55:37 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140605/BLOGS/306059991/-1/blogs01 Would-be presidential candidate says Obamacare is worse than 9/11 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140605/BLOGS/306059992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 05 Jun 2014 14:52:41 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140605/BLOGS/306059992/-1/blogs01 Stay tuned for more big surprises in the Bowe Bergdahl story http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140604/BLOGS/306049976/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 04 Jun 2014 19:24:08 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140604/BLOGS/306049976/-1/blogs01 The difference between global warming and climate change is one of cause and effect http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140604/BLOGS/306049993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 04 Jun 2014 14:35:58 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140604/BLOGS/306049993/-1/blogs01 Young Earth creationists tend to be older, more religious and less educated http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140603/BLOGS/306039976/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 03 Jun 2014 19:45:51 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140603/BLOGS/306039976/-1/blogs01 Poll: Big majority of Americans see global warming as a problem and favor new regulations http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140603/BLOGS/306039993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 03 Jun 2014 15:08:38 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140603/BLOGS/306039993/-1/blogs01 NRA cautions gun enthusiasts about being “downright weird” http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140603/BLOGS/306039994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 03 Jun 2014 12:47:12 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140603/BLOGS/306039994/-1/blogs01 Is Bowe Bergdahl a man without a country? http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140602/BLOGS/306029972/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 02 Jun 2014 22:08:00 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140602/BLOGS/306029972/-1/blogs01 Why is America’s gun culture far more crazy than Canada’s? http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140530/BLOGS/305309990/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 30 May 2014 15:55:42 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140530/BLOGS/305309990/-1/blogs01 New Republican mantra on climate change: Let’s not talk about science http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140530/BLOGS/305309991/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 30 May 2014 13:50:42 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140530/BLOGS/305309991/-1/blogs01 Joe the Plumber says guns are for hunting down politicians with whom he disagrees http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140530/BLOGS/305309992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 30 May 2014 12:54:58 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140530/BLOGS/305309992/-1/blogs01 The U.S. should try again to convert to the metric system http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140529/BLOGS/305299980/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 29 May 2014 19:48:23 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140529/BLOGS/305299980/-1/blogs01 Political polls that use dubious methods are worse than worthless http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140529/BLOGS/305299994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 29 May 2014 15:16:04 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140529/BLOGS/305299994/-1/blogs01 Right-wing pundit blames the War on Masculinity for the Santa Barbara massacre http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140528/BLOGS/305289985/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 May 2014 18:10:08 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140528/BLOGS/305289985/-1/blogs01 High Court says it’s OK to keep protesters a safe distance from the president http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140528/BLOGS/305289994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 May 2014 15:00:32 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140528/BLOGS/305289994/-1/blogs01 Republican reactions to Obama’s climate regulations are predictable — and wrong http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140528/BLOGS/305289995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 May 2014 13:33:28 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140528/BLOGS/305289995/-1/blogs01 Vets groups call Republican senator a “dishonorable” example of “the worst in politics” http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140527/BLOGS/305279987/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 May 2014 18:10:08 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140527/BLOGS/305279987/-1/blogs01 How the National Rifle Association changed the meaning of the Second Amendment http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140527/BLOGS/305279996/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 May 2014 14:26:54 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140527/BLOGS/305279996/-1/blogs01 Today is the 107th birthday of John Wayne, the phoniest war hero of them all http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140526/BLOGS/305269995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 26 May 2014 19:19:20 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140526/BLOGS/305269995/-1/blogs01 On this Memorial Day, a few thoughts on Ronald Reagan’s imaginary war experiences http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140526/BLOGS/305269996/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 26 May 2014 18:27:11 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140526/BLOGS/305269996/-1/blogs01 Does the Tea Party movement really exist as a formal political organization? http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140524/BLOGS/305249995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sat, 24 May 2014 14:29:00 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140524/BLOGS/305249995/-1/blogs01 The myth of a “War on Religion” http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140523/BLOGS/305239981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 May 2014 20:34:04 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140523/BLOGS/305239981/-1/blogs01 Ted Cruz warns gullible extremists that Democrats want to repeal the First Amendment http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140523/BLOGS/305239982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 May 2014 18:50:44 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140523/BLOGS/305239982/-1/blogs01 Enough already with the false claims about global-cooling warnings in the 1970s http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140523/BLOGS/305239995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 May 2014 14:57:39 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140523/BLOGS/305239995/-1/blogs01 Let’s not forget that past VA scandals have led to worthy reforms http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140523/BLOGS/305239996/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 May 2014 13:59:36 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140523/BLOGS/305239996/-1/blogs01 Pseudo-patriot Allen West questions the loyalty of a veteran who lost both her legs http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140522/BLOGS/305229977/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 May 2014 19:53:10 +0000 http://www.sussexcountian.com/article/20140522/BLOGS/305229977/-1/blogs01