Judge Richard Posner, National Treasure


In WC’s view, Richard Posner, Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals Judge, author and economist, is a national treasure. Among other superb skills, he has a scalpel-sharp sense of humor. And he has a very low tolerance for fools. WC disagrees with many of Judge Posner’s position on critical issues facing America, but still admires the…

Hypocrisy Sampler: November 2011


November is a wrap, so it’s again time for the monthly hypocrisy sampler. WC accumulates instances over the course of the month, and had five bullet points by November 10. Another sad bumper crop of steaming hypocrisy, coming right up. Pull on your rubber boots, your elbow height rubber gloves and a gas mask, and…