When James Raphael Mitchell, 27, son of the late porn film director and strip club owner Jim Mitchell, was charged with murder, domestic violence, kidnapping, and child abduction and endangerment last week, my first reaction was to wonder if he suffers from posttraumatic stress disorder.
I had run into met James in October 2007, at which time he sported a military-style buzz cut and told me he was in the Marines. Read more »
The Democratic Party has been promising a major overhaul of the health care system for a generation or more. Now, with President Barack Obama and his party's congressional leaders in a strong position to finally reach that elusive goal by next month, this should be a momentous time for the reform movement.
So why are so many health reform advocacy groups unhappy?Read more »