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by | Oct 3, 2009

Are you running for something?” Richard Nixon asked Dan Rather at a March 1974 press conference. “No, sir, Mr. President,”…

by | Sep 5, 2009

THE BAD NEWS CAME in an Associated Press dispatch July 8 titled “PROMISES, PROMISES: Obama Tax Pledge Unrealistic.” Candidate Barack…

by | Jul 4, 2009

It’s too early to tell if the anti-tax-and-spend “tea party” movement will fizzle or develop into a serious opposition to…

by | Jun 6, 2009

It appeared in the April 1 edition, but otherwise there was no reason to think David Leonhardt’s New York Times…

by | May 2, 2009

Throughout George W. Bush’s second term, journalists puzzled over why, even after opinion polls showed Americans to have soured on…

by | Apr 12, 2009

What do Maureen Dowd, Thomas Friedman, Paul Krugman, and Muammar Qaddafi have in common? All of them write for the…

by | Mar 1, 2009

Barack Obama ran for president promising to win back the respect of “the world,” which George W. Bush has alienated….

by | Feb 1, 2009

After the 2004 election, conservatives loved blogs. “As CBS News can tell you, the rise of the Internet… is the…

by | Dec 1, 2008

“In Lebanon,” John McCain declared in his second debate with Barack Obama, “I stood up to President Reagan, my hero,…

by | Nov 1, 2008

I HAD THE PRIVILEGE of living most of my life in a small town,” Sarah Palin told the Republican National…

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