Posts from December 15, 2012

Nate Silver: Pro-Gun Side Winning War Of Words


In the wake of yesterday’s shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary, a tragedy most of us are still trying to process, statistician Nate Silver decided to look at the use of the terms “gun control,” “second amendment,” “g…

‘Dallas Morning News’ Endorses Marriage Equality


In January of 2011, the Dallas Morning News made waves by announcing that it would not publish same-sex marriage announcements because same-sex marriage remains unrecognized in Texas. It was six months before public outrage forced the paper to change…