A decorated young writer pitches a screwball of a second novel
He's black. They cheat. Nothing in life is certain. Whatever the polls say, however cozy you may feel here in this comforting nest of Blue, you know deep down there's a chance Obama will lose tomorrow. So whatever other kind of election-night plans you're making, you might want to take a moment to ... More >>
The press is oblivious to the real link between Alaska refuge drilling and corporate taxes. The money pumped out of our staggering economy by tax breaks for the corporate rich during the Bush Era dwarfs the tax revenues we would wind up extracting from wrecking the Alaska National Wildlife Refuge. ... More >>
Now divorced from the mob, the Teamsters choose a Bobby Kennedy type for president
U.S. oil eyes northern riches beyond the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
Today's Post disputes Anthony Weiner's claim on the tax-cutter mantle by citing the low ratings he's received from a number of anti-tax groups. What about some of Anthony's other ratings? The American Conservative Unionthe gold standard for the hard righthas Weiner at 8 percent lifetime ... More >>
Glut of right wingers, dearth of oil
Blasted by the pundits, the Democrats' new party chair can't be all bad
Inauguration Protest: Washington, D.C., and New York City
In the brave new world of outsourcing, you get to train your own replacement worker
Paul Wellstone's Lesson for the Overwhelmed Dems
A Look Inside the Bizarre World of His Pension-Fund Proxy Votes
Spy Planes and Bibles and Talibs, Oh My!
Prez Not All Bad on Environment. Just Mostly.
Veep Hospitalized With Chest Pain, Just When Bush Gets Going
Got money on the brain as tax time looms? Save the planet and make a profit.