There’s no reason to have a Democratic primary. Haven’t you heard? It’s over. Locked up. Hillary Clinton will be the next Democratic candidate for president if she wants it, of course, which is totally up to her. But then again, maybe not. You see, she is so amazing that she could probably could get away with not running at all. Why? Because she’s that amazing.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has admitted that the Arab world erred in rejecting the United Nations’ 1947 plan to partition Palestine into two states–one for Jews and another for Palestinians. In the decades that have followed, neither side has been blameless. But Palestinians have argued for a reversal of history. By admitting that they should have accepted the UN partition, is Abbas finally accepting that history?
Senator Ensign slept with his best friend’s wife, and then got his friend a lobbying gig. I guess that’s one way to say I’m sorry. But Ensign then left his friend out to dry when charges of ethics violations began to swirl. Nearly two years later, Senator John Ensign has finally stopped blaming others and has resigned. It’s a pity that he was disconnected from reality for so long.