Our friends at the Washington Post have come up with a fun series, taking a look at familiar issues, places, people, and ideas in the news and asking an expert to tell us ways in which the public somehow has the wrong idea. Here's a collection of the best from the last two years.
Due to an acrimonious budget battle in Washington, the federal government endured the longest shutdown in its history last month - and then sp…
Congressional oversight is a serious business with a huge impact on government policies. Here are five of the most stubborn myths that surround it.
Arnold Palmer famously described golf as "deceptively simple and endlessly complicated. It satisfies the soul and frustrates the intellect. It is at the same time rewarding and maddening - and it is without a doubt the greatest game mankind has ever invented."
It is no wonder so many myths about health insurance persist. The U.S. health insurance system is opaque and labyrinthine, and at times purpos…