TODAY  Commuter Crash, The Corporate Culture

End of the Line: Investigators are trying to determine the cause of the train crash in a Hoboken, NJ, terminal yesterday morning that left one person dead and sent at least 90 to the hospital, some with serious injuries.

YESTERDAY  Obama’s First Override, An Aleppo Moment

The American Way: President Obama suffered the first veto override of his presidency yesterday. Both houses of Congress overwhelmingly voted in favor of a law that would allow 9/11 survivors to sue Saudi Arabia for damages over any complicity the country may have had in the terrorist plot.

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The one fatality was a 34-year-old Hoboken woman killed by falling debris.

At 8:45 am, the commuter train “barreled through safety barriers and bumpers, then slammed into the platform before coming to a stop just short of the waiting area.”   The front train car was crumpled and parts of the terminal structure came down on top of it.

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Not his Fault, Fat Shaming and Manterrupting

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Weighty Issues:  Donald Trump spent his day yesterday blaming the microphone, the moderator, and the questions after taking a thumping from Hillary Clinton in the first of three presidential debates. About 82 million people watched the debate, making it the …

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Debatable: What He Said and She Said

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

It’s Debatable: In the first of three presidential debates, Hillary Clinton delivered a calm, measured, and mostly factual performance, opening the door for Donald Trump to ramble, interrupt, sniff, dissemble, and roll his eyes. Trump was unusually controlled in the …

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The Great Debate, Like a Rolling Stone

Monday, September 26, 2016

It’s Debatable: Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are set to meet at Hofstra University tonight for the first head-to-head presidential debate that will present tough challenges to the candidates as well as the moderator, NBC’s Lester Holt. It’s expected to …

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Friday, September 30, 2016

Page Two

The Cuba Diaries

Sunday, March 13, 2016

An Alphabet of Maladies

Friday, February 26, 2016

The Healthcare Confusion Act

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Freedom from Speech

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Too Big to Fire

Friday, June 19, 2015

More Probable Than Not

Thursday, May 14, 2015

A Hero in His Own Mind

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Support Your Local Police … Or Else

Friday, January 2, 2015

It's Been Said

"Clin­ton and her cam­paign’s pen­chant for secrecy and evas­ive­ness are con­trib­ut­ing to a race that is far more com­pet­it­ive than it should be. Be­ing the less­er of two evils with Don­ald Trump as the al­tern­at­ive is a low bar. Hil­lary Clin­ton is not clear­ing it with ease."

Charlie Cook, The Cook Political Report