The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: “Assassination” of Another Kennedy

June 05, 2018

Remembering Robert F. Kennedy and a time when political assassination was all the rage. Fifty years ago, the third spectacular assassination that marked US history in the 1960s took place. Robert F. Kennedy was fatally wounded in the kitchen of the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. This followed...

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: It “Outweighs” Public Interest

May 02, 2018

Trump has refused to honor his promise to release the final archives relating to the assassination of John F. Kennedy. In objective terms, information has no weight. But as all citizens of the information age know — especially after the Cambridge Analytica scandal — nothing has more value...

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: Hoover Defines “Having Something Issued”

October 31, 2017

The art of programming what people need to know in troubled times. TODAY’S 3D DEFINITION: HAVING SOMETHING ISSUED With the release of most of the classified documents dating from 1963, the public has finally learned what J. Edgar Hoover was concerned about in the aftermath of the John F....

Make Sense of the World: Weekly Roundup

November 26, 2013

Fair Observer's roundup of the week's events. There are times when the ground beneath our feet shakes. Events occur and, even as they are unfolding, we realize their historic significance. As the news of the nuclear deal between Iran and the P5+1...