Monthly Archive: December 2016

Facebook and the Fake News Crusade

Facebook has rolled out a new feature to combat what it sees as the epidemic of “fake news” flying around its site. The added function will allow a Facebook user to flag posts as “fake...

Trump Sends Ex-SEAL Zinke to Interior

President-Elect Donald Trump has nominated Montana’s only Congressman, Representative Ryan Zinke, to serve as Secretary of the Interior. Zinke, who served as a Navy SEAL from 1986 to 2008, was elected to Montana’s at-large single...

Trump Taps Perry for Energy

President-Elect Donald Trump will nominate former Texas Governor and Presidential contender Rick Perry to helm the Department of Energy. Perry is the longest serving Governor in the history of Texas, having succeeded President George W....

Trump Orders Up Restaurant CEO for Labor

President-Elect Donald Trump has selected CKE Restaurants (the parent company of Hardees and Carl’s Jr.) CEO Andrew Puzder to head the Labor Department and its 17,450 employees. Puzder, who got his start as a commercial...

Pontius Pilate and the Journalists

“Quid est veritas” is the Vulgate’s version of the Greek original “Τί ἐστιν ἀλήθεια.” In the Gospel According to John, during the questioning of Jesus by Roman Procurator of Judea, Pontius Pilate, one of the...