PerspectiveAs we approach the end of a tumultuous calendar year, I’m thankful.
Lies, Damned Lies, And StatisticsSowell's column says "the fact that so many successful politicians are such shameless liars....is not only a reflection on them, it is also a reflection on us. When people want the impossible, only liars can satisfy them, and only in the short run.
Keller @ Large: Political Talent Scouts Like Our PoliticiansFolks across America don’t much like our driving or our growing stockpile of sports championships. But they sure do seem to like our politicians.
Are Politicians Really More Dishonest Than The Rest Of Us?
Keller @ Large: Body Language Of PoliticiansWhen it comes to politicians, it's not always what they say that counts.
Keller @ Large: Politicians Writing MemoirsJon Keller talks with David Bernstein from the Boston Phoenix about politicians writing memoirs.
Keller @ Large: Narcissistic Boomer PolsI do know this -- we're being governed by Baby Boomers, a generation of politicians whose self-esteem far outstrips any proof of their competence.
Keller: How People Who Break The Law Still Get SupportFlaunting the law is something of a national pastime for all sorts of folks at all levels of our society.
Keller: Why Pols Who Break The Law Get Re-ElectedJon Keller looks into why politicians who break the law are still re-elected.
Curious Why People Run For Political OfficePolitical candidates can spend millions of dollars on a campaign, but the job doesn’t pay nearly as much.
Lobbyists Thrive In Lenient MassachusettsDespite the dismal economy, there is at least one business that is booming in Massachusetts. Lobbyists on Beacon Hill are raking in record fees. In...