Ask Mrs. Vera: Should Jesse Jackson Jr. receive a suspended sentence because he’s bi-polar?

Dear Mrs. Vera,

Should Jesse Jackson, Jr. receive a suspended sentence after stealing three quarters of a million dollars because he’s bi-polar?

Yours Truly, Vincent van Gogh, Arles, France.

Dear Vincent,

I’ve heard an earful this week from readers wanting to know how to handle themselves around politicians suffering from bi-polar disease, but yours was the only one that generated a lot of very keen interest from the dog when it arrived in the morning mail.… [Read more]