A Statement Worth Debating

My answers are as clear as the image you see behind me!

Now that the second round of presidential debates is over, I’ve been revisiting last week’s Biden-Ryan debate because something Ryan said bothered me and it’s still unresolved. While watching the Vice Presidential debates, and trying not to get too irritated with stream of nonsense coming from Paul Ryan’s verbose answers, there was one thing Ryan said more than once that stuck out to me: “Mitt Romney is uniquely qualified to be President”.… [Read more]

Accountability Starts Becoming a Reality in Pakistan

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Pakistan is one of the unfortunate places where accountability of both expenditure and actions is just nominal; in fact, it’s almost non-existent. Yet, recent cases reported in media convey the hope that some serious accountability of various institutions has started as a new chairman of the country’s accountability department is taking serious note of corruption in these government-funded institutions.… [Read more]

Avoiding The Cuckoo’s Nest

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The GOP’s South Carolina primaries take place on Saturday, January 21st. It’s the third primary but first in the south — a fact that is not lost on the candidates.  *Fanning myself* Mmmmm…. I can smell it in the air.  All of that evangelical Christian bible belt social conservatism tradition steeped in hospitable mendacity and intolerance….*breathing deeply*  Aaaahhh…Dixie.[Read more]