Are veggies good for you? Not necessarily, says Pat Robertson http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150303/BLOGS/303039996/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 03 Mar 2015 16:45:58 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150303/BLOGS/303039996/-1/blogs01 The crowded field of prospective GOP presidential candidates is not good for the party http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150302/BLOGS/303029983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:02:56 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150302/BLOGS/303029983/-1/blogs01 Think you’re a political moderate? Think again! http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150302/BLOGS/303029984/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 02 Mar 2015 18:24:14 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150302/BLOGS/303029984/-1/blogs01 Obama-haters don’t hear his praises of America because they don’t want to hear them http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150223/BLOGS/302239992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 23 Feb 2015 16:41:00 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150223/BLOGS/302239992/-1/blogs01 Is Scott Walker ready for the national spotlight? http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150223/BLOGS/302239993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 23 Feb 2015 15:44:42 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150223/BLOGS/302239993/-1/blogs01 Bill O’Reilly’s falsehoods about covering war are worse than anything Brian Williams has said http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150220/BLOGS/302209982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 20 Feb 2015 19:27:04 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150220/BLOGS/302209982/-1/blogs01 Giuliani slurs Obama’s character, gets big-time blowback in return http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150220/BLOGS/302209983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 20 Feb 2015 18:15:17 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150220/BLOGS/302209983/-1/blogs01 Conspiracy theorists tend to be less educated and embrace various magical beliefs http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150219/BLOGS/302199980/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Feb 2015 19:22:08 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150219/BLOGS/302199980/-1/blogs01 Climate change poses big problems for ski industry http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150219/BLOGS/302199981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Feb 2015 18:53:23 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150219/BLOGS/302199981/-1/blogs01 Study by right-wingers, no less, blows the whistle on scams by conservative PACs http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150218/BLOGS/302189993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 18 Feb 2015 16:22:52 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150218/BLOGS/302189993/-1/blogs01 Ruling by Texas judge against Obama’s immigration initiative likely will be overturned http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150218/BLOGS/302189994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:04:54 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150218/BLOGS/302189994/-1/blogs01 Sorry, but poll showing surprisingly high Republican support for gay marriage must be faulty http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150217/BLOGS/302179982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 17 Feb 2015 19:54:45 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150217/BLOGS/302179982/-1/blogs01 Fact-checkers roundly debunk Fox News claim that global warming is a hoax http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150217/BLOGS/302179983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 17 Feb 2015 18:15:22 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150217/BLOGS/302179983/-1/blogs01 Polls show that Obama’s job-approval ratings have moved to the plus side http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150216/BLOGS/302169983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Feb 2015 20:00:48 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150216/BLOGS/302169983/-1/blogs01 Survey of experts ranks Lincoln as best president, Kennedy as most overrated http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150216/BLOGS/302169984/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Feb 2015 18:43:54 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150216/BLOGS/302169984/-1/blogs01 Today is not really Presidents Day — at least not nationally in any official sense http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150216/BLOGS/302169994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Feb 2015 16:34:35 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150216/BLOGS/302169994/-1/blogs01 It’s simply cowardly of Scott Walker to duck the question of whether he believes in evolution http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150214/BLOGS/302149994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sat, 14 Feb 2015 18:52:44 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150214/BLOGS/302149994/-1/blogs01 Another example of how MSNBC blabber Chris Matthews is not exactly a heavy thinker http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150214/BLOGS/302149995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sat, 14 Feb 2015 18:15:21 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150214/BLOGS/302149995/-1/blogs01 Scientists predict megadroughts for much of America in coming decades http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150213/BLOGS/302139980/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 Feb 2015 18:48:23 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150213/BLOGS/302139980/-1/blogs01 Neo-Confederate hate group will celebrate anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s assassination http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150213/BLOGS/302139981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 Feb 2015 18:15:19 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150213/BLOGS/302139981/-1/blogs01 News Flash! The Constitution says nothing about three co-equal branches of government http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150212/BLOGS/302129983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 Feb 2015 22:18:34 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150212/BLOGS/302129983/-1/blogs01 Today is the 206th anniversary of one of history’s great coincidences http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150212/BLOGS/302129994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:05:25 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150212/BLOGS/302129994/-1/blogs01 Illinois Republican wants his party to give up its fight with Obama on immigration http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150211/BLOGS/302119975/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 11 Feb 2015 23:26:47 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150211/BLOGS/302119975/-1/blogs01 No, no, no, no, no, and no! http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150211/BLOGS/302119994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 11 Feb 2015 17:06:55 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150211/BLOGS/302119994/-1/blogs01 Big news about Brian Williams and Jon Stewart is a reminder that “media” is a plural, not a singular http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150211/BLOGS/302119995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 11 Feb 2015 12:15:23 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150211/BLOGS/302119995/-1/blogs01 Surprise! Big Business seems none too eager to see the Supreme Court get rid of Obamacare! http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150210/BLOGS/302109978/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 10 Feb 2015 20:24:56 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150210/BLOGS/302109978/-1/blogs01 Remember where you heard it: Brian Williams will be out at NBC by the end of the week http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150210/BLOGS/302109991/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 10 Feb 2015 15:53:50 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150210/BLOGS/302109991/-1/blogs01 Clarence Thomas suggests that high court will soon legalize gay marriage in all 50 states http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150209/BLOGS/302099979/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 09 Feb 2015 20:32:51 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150209/BLOGS/302099979/-1/blogs01 Scott Walker doesn’t want the University of Wisconsin engaged in any “search for truth” http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150209/BLOGS/302099980/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 09 Feb 2015 20:05:32 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150209/BLOGS/302099980/-1/blogs01 Did American Christians foster and defend slavery? Or did they oppose and abolish it? http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150209/BLOGS/302099981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 09 Feb 2015 18:23:06 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150209/BLOGS/302099981/-1/blogs01 Sure, Brian Williams has lied about his war experiences — but so has Bill O’Reilly http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150208/BLOGS/302089990/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sun, 08 Feb 2015 15:25:35 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150208/BLOGS/302089990/-1/blogs01 A few recollections of Ronald Reagan on the day after his 104th birthday http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150207/BLOGS/302079995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sat, 07 Feb 2015 16:32:29 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150207/BLOGS/302079995/-1/blogs01 Right-wing noise machine peddles falsehoods about Obama’s speech at prayer breakfast http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150206/BLOGS/302069981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 Feb 2015 20:33:16 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150206/BLOGS/302069981/-1/blogs01 Pollution in China is so bad that the nation’s very survival is in question http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150206/BLOGS/302069982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 Feb 2015 18:15:16 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150206/BLOGS/302069982/-1/blogs01 This guy says NBC won’t fire Brian Williams as long as his ratings are good http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150206/BLOGS/302069983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 Feb 2015 18:15:15 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150206/BLOGS/302069983/-1/blogs01 Is this week’s New England blizzard caused by climate change? http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150127/BLOGS/301279981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:28:02 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150127/BLOGS/301279981/-1/blogs01 This blog post is downright miraculous, if I say so myself http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150126/BLOGS/301269993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:53:54 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150126/BLOGS/301269993/-1/blogs01 Ernie Banks and me http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150124/BLOGS/301249995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sat, 24 Jan 2015 16:41:54 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150124/BLOGS/301249995/-1/blogs01 Sarah Palin hints at running for president, but I’m guessing she won’t http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150123/BLOGS/301239979/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:05:00 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150123/BLOGS/301239979/-1/blogs01 Same old Mitt Romney is flip-flopping again http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150123/BLOGS/301239993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:36:52 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150123/BLOGS/301239993/-1/blogs01 Oxymoronically, deflategate scandal is overblown http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150123/BLOGS/301239994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:46:53 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150123/BLOGS/301239994/-1/blogs01 Millions of people think God will decide who wins the Super Bowl http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150122/BLOGS/301229985/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jan 2015 22:35:43 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150122/BLOGS/301229985/-1/blogs01 Here’s a Republican Party variation on the deflated football scandal http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150121/BLOGS/301219982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jan 2015 18:15:16 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150121/BLOGS/301219982/-1/blogs01 Why do the media hype Chris Christie more than Ben Carson as a presidential possibility? http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150120/BLOGS/301209982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 20 Jan 2015 21:55:47 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150120/BLOGS/301209982/-1/blogs01 Tammy Duckworth says she’s weighing a challenge to Mark Kirk next year http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150120/BLOGS/301209983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 20 Jan 2015 18:21:04 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150120/BLOGS/301209983/-1/blogs01 Behold a terrible headline on misreading results of a poll on race relations http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150119/BLOGS/301199986/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 19 Jan 2015 18:20:09 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150119/BLOGS/301199986/-1/blogs01 Here’s why history likely will be kind to Barack Obama’s presidency http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150116/BLOGS/301169977/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 16 Jan 2015 19:07:58 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150116/BLOGS/301169977/-1/blogs01 New study shows that sea-level rise is far worse than previously thought http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150116/BLOGS/301169991/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 16 Jan 2015 14:54:39 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150116/BLOGS/301169991/-1/blogs01 Chamber of Commerce leaders apparently suffering from acute amnesia http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150115/BLOGS/301159980/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Jan 2015 20:37:39 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150115/BLOGS/301159980/-1/blogs01 Are conservative American Catholics finally fed up with Pope Francis? http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150115/BLOGS/301159993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Jan 2015 16:53:37 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150115/BLOGS/301159993/-1/blogs01 With no less than 25 potential candidates, the race for the GOP nomination is too crowded http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150114/BLOGS/301149982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 14 Jan 2015 18:15:57 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150114/BLOGS/301149982/-1/blogs01 Remember Dick Morris? Apparently, not many other people do either http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150113/BLOGS/301139981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 13 Jan 2015 18:15:02 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150113/BLOGS/301139981/-1/blogs01 Confessions of a former right-winger http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150112/BLOGS/301129980/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 12 Jan 2015 20:43:36 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150112/BLOGS/301129980/-1/blogs01 Remember when American right-wingers hated anything having to do with France? http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150112/BLOGS/301129992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:28:41 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150112/BLOGS/301129992/-1/blogs01 Remember when David Petraeus was an infallible hero to right-wingers? http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150110/BLOGS/301109986/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sat, 10 Jan 2015 20:18:45 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150110/BLOGS/301109986/-1/blogs01 Prominent physicist, a former global-warming denier, admits he was wrong http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150109/BLOGS/301099980/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Jan 2015 19:40:39 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150109/BLOGS/301099980/-1/blogs01 Study: The less money you make, the less likely you are to vote http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150109/BLOGS/301099991/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Jan 2015 15:35:52 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150109/BLOGS/301099991/-1/blogs01 Fact-checker debunks Mitch McConnell’s claim that Republicans merit credit for stronger economy http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150109/BLOGS/301099992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Jan 2015 14:58:47 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150109/BLOGS/301099992/-1/blogs01 A self-appointed American religious leader blames the victims for the slaughter in Paris http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150108/BLOGS/301089993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 08 Jan 2015 16:24:13 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150108/BLOGS/301089993/-1/blogs01 In the face of climate change, polar bears increasingly see people as food http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150108/BLOGS/301089994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:45:09 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150108/BLOGS/301089994/-1/blogs01 Don’t bet on Chris Christie ever becoming president http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150107/BLOGS/301079993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 07 Jan 2015 15:50:42 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150107/BLOGS/301079993/-1/blogs01 The Baseball Hall of Fame remains the biggest joke in all of sports http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150106/BLOGS/301069981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 06 Jan 2015 20:31:27 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150106/BLOGS/301069981/-1/blogs01 Is conservative Mike Huckabee’s presidential bid good news for GOP moderates? http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150106/BLOGS/301069994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 06 Jan 2015 16:43:03 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150106/BLOGS/301069994/-1/blogs01 Republicans who say they’re not scientists have abandoned claims that climate change is a hoax http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150105/BLOGS/301059990/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 05 Jan 2015 16:36:29 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150105/BLOGS/301059990/-1/blogs01 House Speaker Louie Gohmert? Boy, wouldn’t that be loads of fun? http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150105/BLOGS/301059991/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 05 Jan 2015 15:19:21 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150105/BLOGS/301059991/-1/blogs01 Democrats in the new U.S. Senate got 20 million more votes than Republicans http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150104/BLOGS/301049997/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sun, 04 Jan 2015 16:47:26 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20150104/BLOGS/301049997/-1/blogs01 The most important story of 2014 likely will be the top story next year, too http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141231/BLOGS/312319979/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 31 Dec 2014 21:06:23 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141231/BLOGS/312319979/-1/blogs01 Conservatives saw every event of this past year as a devious distraction from Benghazi http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141230/BLOGS/312309984/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 30 Dec 2014 19:21:48 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141230/BLOGS/312309984/-1/blogs01 How’s this for redistribution of wealth? http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141229/BLOGS/312299994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 29 Dec 2014 15:33:07 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141229/BLOGS/312299994/-1/blogs01 Most Americans are chickenhawks, eager for wars in which they don’t have to fight http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141229/BLOGS/312299995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 29 Dec 2014 14:33:55 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141229/BLOGS/312299995/-1/blogs01 Whatever happened to the Republicans’ weird love affair with Vladimir Putin? http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141226/BLOGS/312269993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 26 Dec 2014 18:10:07 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141226/BLOGS/312269993/-1/blogs01 Here’s how bad things have become under Obama http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141223/BLOGS/312239982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 Dec 2014 21:32:18 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141223/BLOGS/312239982/-1/blogs01 Poll: Americans overwhelmingly support Obama’s Cuba initiative http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141223/BLOGS/312239983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 Dec 2014 18:10:10 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141223/BLOGS/312239983/-1/blogs01 Gallup: Obama’s approval-disapproval numbers virtually even http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141222/BLOGS/312229982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 22 Dec 2014 20:22:40 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141222/BLOGS/312229982/-1/blogs01 Big surprise! John McCain is war-mongering again! http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141222/BLOGS/312229993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 22 Dec 2014 15:53:23 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141222/BLOGS/312229993/-1/blogs01 Here’s why I wish certain people “Happy Holidays” http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141220/BLOGS/312209983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sat, 20 Dec 2014 18:10:08 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141220/BLOGS/312209983/-1/blogs01 Can someone please answer this simple question? http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141219/BLOGS/312199981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 19 Dec 2014 19:57:19 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141219/BLOGS/312199981/-1/blogs01 Colbert’s otherwise lame finale rescued by glee club of celebrities http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141219/BLOGS/312199993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:24:30 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141219/BLOGS/312199993/-1/blogs01 Obama will negate much of the embargo against Cuba on his own http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141219/BLOGS/312199994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:05:08 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141219/BLOGS/312199994/-1/blogs01 Here’s why so many conservatives say Obama is a Muslim http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141218/BLOGS/312189980/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 18 Dec 2014 20:35:13 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141218/BLOGS/312189980/-1/blogs01 Marco Rubio says he doesn’t care if he doesn’t speak for most Cuban-Americans http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141218/BLOGS/312189981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:24:48 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141218/BLOGS/312189981/-1/blogs01 Don’t expect much of a backlash against Obama’s Cuba initiative http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141217/BLOGS/312179979/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 17 Dec 2014 22:15:51 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141217/BLOGS/312179979/-1/blogs01 With just two weeks left, it’s a cinch that 2014 will end up the hottest year on record http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141217/BLOGS/312179980/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:04:41 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141217/BLOGS/312179980/-1/blogs01 People I’ve heard of who died this year http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141217/BLOGS/312179992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:04:32 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141217/BLOGS/312179992/-1/blogs01 Cheney’s claim that the U.S. didn’t prosecute Japanese for waterboarding is false http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141217/BLOGS/312179993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:30:04 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141217/BLOGS/312179993/-1/blogs01 Can Elizabeth Warren win the Democratic presidential nomination? http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141216/BLOGS/312169994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:07:22 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141216/BLOGS/312169994/-1/blogs01 Seventy-five years ago today, Hollywood released a racist masterpiece http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141215/BLOGS/312159978/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 15 Dec 2014 21:25:10 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141215/BLOGS/312159978/-1/blogs01 Dick Cheney seems to think America’s moral standards are set by al-Qaeda http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141215/BLOGS/312159979/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 15 Dec 2014 18:44:32 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141215/BLOGS/312159979/-1/blogs01 If you think voting is a waste of time and effort, you’re only fooling yourself http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141215/BLOGS/312159992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:15:11 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141215/BLOGS/312159992/-1/blogs01 Most Americans say global warming is happening, and half say humans are causing it http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141213/BLOGS/312139986/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sat, 13 Dec 2014 18:44:23 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141213/BLOGS/312139986/-1/blogs01 CIA director defends torture, but he can’t say for sure that it does any good http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141212/BLOGS/312129987/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 12 Dec 2014 18:10:11 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141212/BLOGS/312129987/-1/blogs01 Bad bipartisanship: Obama and Boehner team-up to push a terrible piece of legislation http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141212/BLOGS/312129996/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 12 Dec 2014 14:49:52 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141212/BLOGS/312129996/-1/blogs01 Some conservatives who should know better legitimize racist attacks on Obama http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141211/BLOGS/312119977/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 11 Dec 2014 19:56:17 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141211/BLOGS/312119977/-1/blogs01 Drat it all! I missed a Fox News discussion of how “ridiculous things get stuck in our heads” http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141211/BLOGS/312119978/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 11 Dec 2014 18:10:11 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141211/BLOGS/312119978/-1/blogs01 If CIA torture was morally defensible, why was it kept a secret from President Bush? http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141211/BLOGS/312119991/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:24:12 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141211/BLOGS/312119991/-1/blogs01 Suddenly, it’s time to revisit our collection of priceless Bushisms http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141210/BLOGS/312109982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 10 Dec 2014 20:01:26 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141210/BLOGS/312109982/-1/blogs01 Defenders of CIA torture have broken faith with America’s Founding Fathers http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141210/BLOGS/312109995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 10 Dec 2014 16:16:24 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141210/BLOGS/312109995/-1/blogs01 ACLU chief: Obama should pardon Bush and others involved in illegal torture http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141209/BLOGS/312099980/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 09 Dec 2014 19:18:55 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141209/BLOGS/312099980/-1/blogs01 This guy argues that Democrats shouldn’t give up on the South http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141209/BLOGS/312099981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 09 Dec 2014 18:32:30 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20141209/BLOGS/312099981/-1/blogs01