It was just a geeky science story, but a vice president was telling me not to write it. He was not my boss, but my sources reported to him and wouldn’t utter a peep without his say-so. The topic was toxic, he said. I sat in his office and gaped at him, dumbfounded. Only in some alternate universe would the topic of wind turbines and power grids be toxic. Patiently, the VP explained to me the alternate universe of South Carolina politics. According to doctrine in that realm, d
An insurgence of words
In which we attempt to puncture the culture of spin.