Bridge Over Troubled Electoral Prospects

(AKA: Why Chris Christie’s “Bridgegate” Scandal Matters) On Twitter, some people are questioning why such a big deal is being made about Chris Christie’s current trouble with the George Washington Bridge scandal. Why, they ask, with so many more-important stories that genuinely affect people, do the media and the public focus on personality-driven scandal stories of this type? It’s a...

New Digs!

Welcome to the new home of Post Tenebras Lux! New Years resolutions are the most oft-broken thing in the known universe (well, aside from GOP promises), but one of my goals in the new year is to try to recommit myself to blogging. PTL remains a one-person operation, so I have neither the person-hours nor the inclination to try to capture every newsworthy story as it floats by every day. I...