• Trump, Sanders and Serenity

    Trump, Sanders and Serenity

    As Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders “surge” in recent polling, the famous serenity prayer came to my mind. I find myself wondering if such candidates represent the wisdom of knowing something can be changed or a lack of necessary serenity – and what role media plays in all of this.…

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  • My “Exceptional” Column

    I took to Morning Joe this AM, and then to the pages of the Washington Examiner, to praise a new book, and it wasn't even mine. It is Exceptional: Why The World Needs A Powerful America by former Vice President Cheney and his daughter Liz Cheney, a former senior State…

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  • Senator Ted Cruz On The 2016 Race

    Senator Ted Cruz joined me on the program today to discuss all things 2016: Audio: 08-31hhs-cruz Transcript: HH: So pleased to begin this hour with United States Senator Ted Cruz. Senator Cruz, welcome back, it's always a pleasure to talk to you. TC: Hugh, it is always great to be…

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  • Ohio Governor John Kasich

    Ohio Governor John Kasich joined me today to discuss defense spending, the sequester and the 2016 election: Audio: 08-31hhs-kasich Transcript: HH: So pleased to welcome back the Buckeyes' state's great governor, John Kasich. Governor Kasich, welcome back. JK: Hi, Hugh. HH: I want to get to a substantial issue, but…

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  • Governor Mike Huckabee On 2016

    Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee joined me today: Audio:08-28hhs-huckabee Transcript: HH: Pleased to welcome back Governor Mike Huckabee, former governor of Arkansas, star of Fox News Channel. Governor, welcome, it's always a pleasure to talk to you. MH: Hugh, it's a pleasure to be back, thank you, sir. HH: You…

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  • Apparently, We Do Not Know What We Think We Know…

    …so says an article in the New York Times and a similar piece from AP. Both articles cover the efforts of a group of psychologists to study the reproduciblity of psychological studies. Quoting the NYT piece: Now, a painstaking yearslong effort to reproduce 100 studies published in three leading psychology…

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