Argh, sorry this place has been dead for so long. It's been one of those situations where you need to do something, but the very lateness of it makes it harder to approach for some reason. However, I've cleared the decks somewhat, and I've decided I'm going back to short little posts here if I can't think of anything else.
So, for starters, until I can fill y'all in on the whole story, here's my latest for the Washington Post: Where's the Republican anti-poverty agenda? Spoiler alert: they have one, it involves giving less money to the poor.