Karl Thompson

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The rise and fall of Sarah Palin: plucked away from Alaska, she lost her soul

There was a time when Sarah Palin was normal by Alaska standards. Way back before the hoopla, and way before she endorsed Donald Trump, she made sense as a politician here. That’s not the case any more. I’m told she lives in Alaska most of the time, but she’s invisible in public life.<p>But back in …

Oil & Gas Industry

Obama’s former defense secretary confirmed a huge suspicion about the White House's approach to Syria

That is according to Obama's former secretary of defense, Chuck Hagel.<p>In a blistering interview with Foreign Policy, Hagel described how the administration effectively kicked the can down the road when it came to crafting a decisive strategy to end the war.<p>"For one thing, there were way too many …

The 7 Most Intriguing Philosophical Arguments for the Existence of God

Nietzsche is famous for saying that God is dead, but news of The Almighty's demise may have been greatly exaggerated. Here are some of the most …

Star Trek

7 Times the Classic Batman Cartoon Made Us Feel Too Much

7. His Silicon Soul<p>As far as compelling openings go, "His Silicon Soul" is hard to beat. In a secluded warehouse late at night, Batman bursts out of …

Pronoun, A Self-Publishing Platform For Authors, Is Ready To Serve Humanity

Pronoun, a self-publishing system that aims to help authors get their books edited and printed, is beginning the long road to making it easier for self-published authors to get noticed. First stop? Getting authors onto the platform.<p>The company, founded by Josh Brody and Ben Zhuk, raised $3.5 …