Daily Archives: 2013 January 17

The Calling (30 Days of Marc Cohn — Day 3)

“The Calling (The Ghost of Charlie Christian”) Join the Parade This is a song that sort of snuck up on me.  I first heard it in concert (in at least 2007, though I think it was earlier), and it initially … Continue reading

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Newshound explains: The Curious Case of the Silent Filibuster

http://newsbound.com/the-silent-filibuster/ This is a really good, really clear, and (mostly) nonpartisan explanation of the rise of the silent filibuster in the US Senate — where it came from, the damage it does, how it might be fixed.

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