Where’s the real Romney?

Remember in 2008 when the process of running for President seemed to drain John McCain of most of the qualities that had once made him appealing to independents and even some liberals? Timothy Egan’s brilliant piece at the New York Times suggests that something similar has happened to Mitt Romney: Romney[‘s] story is laden with…

Evil and the garden

The other day I took a bike ride along the Riverfront Trail in St. Louis.  The trail runs north from Laclede’s Landing, following the Mississippi until it crosses over the river at the Old Chain of Rocks Bridge. Winding through flood walls, junkyards, at least one homeless encampment, and other industrial sites, the trail offers…

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