Danish Plan

The coming lithium wars: what we know

We all know that we have only a mere 11 years to save the planet from the global warming apocalypse. We know...

Scotland’s burning! Greenland’s melting!

The song goes back 450 years, give or take. You may even have sung it as a round in elementary school (assuming...

Nixon and Beelzebub explain how to form a more perfect union

The Idea Fairy and I had just polished off an excellent plate of edibles when there was a knock at the door....

After Mueller – how Trump might get even

Now that the two-year, $25 million Mueller investigation has determined that the Trump-Russian collusion narrative was, at best, a bunch of delusional bullshit, the...

The race question

The U.S. Supreme Court last month agreed to expedited consideration of a case challenging the constitutionality of adding a citizenship question — Are you...

The anti-Electoral College compact may come with a nasty surprise

The Colorado legislature approved a bill on Feb. 21 to cast Colorado’s electoral votes for president for the candidate who gets the most popular...

The anti-Electoral College compact may come with a nasty surprise

The Colorado legislature approved a bill on Feb. 21 to cast Colorado’s electoral votes for president for the candidate who gets the most popular...

The Green New Deal and the mother of all Kinsley gaffes

A Kinsley Gaffe (named after former New Republic Editor Michael Kinsley) occurs when a politician tells the truth — some obvious truth he or she...

Fighting climate change like World War II

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez drew a lot of snickers a couple weeks ago when she said Millennials and Gen Z “thought the world is gonna end...

Trump and the shutdown: The return of the honey badger

Don’t be surprised if Trump gets himself a bust of Ulysses Grant to go with the bust of Andrew Jackson he keeps in the...

How to increase Colorado’s (and Arizona’s) water supply

Here are a few factoids to contemplate as we head into 2019: • In the past dozen years, Colorado’s population has grown by about 1...

An open letter to Michaela Mujica-Steiner

I read with interest your piece in the Dec. 13 Boulder Weekly (Re: “Déjà vu at U.N. climate talks”) about your visit to the United...
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