The feds see no evil as a belligerent strongman seeks control of America's food supply
Last Tuesday was the State of the Union address, in which the President laid out a bunch of plans and Republicans denounced them. Rightbloggers got into this with the aplomb you'd expect. But when rising GOP star Marco Rubio had a comical moment in his official Republican response, and people had ... More >>
Sorry, ladies: even though today is a great day to have a vagina in America, there are still politicians out there who want to control our girlparts -- even in New York. One of those pols, recently nominated Manhattan lawyer Wendy Long, will face off against U.S. Sen Kirsten Gillibrand in November ... More >>
Thanks to State Senator Russell Pearce and Governor Jan Brewer
Justice John Paul StevensSenate Minority Whip Jon Kyl (R-AZ) stopped just short of threatening a filibuster of any liberal the president nominates to replace liberal Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, but newly-Democratic Senator Arlen Specter thinks the ugly mood of the Senate "might w ... More >>
In honor of Michael Jackson, we're raiding our archives. Here's Chuck Eddy on Michael Jackson's 1991 hated-on-mostly-but-still-plenty-epic Dangerous. Sound of Breaking Glass By Chuck Eddy December 17, 1981 Hey, so how come nobody's compared the fucker to There's a Riot Goin' On? Well, maybe Rio ... More >>
This week rightblogger Robert Stacy McCain said: "So far as I can tell, conservatives aren't going through anything like the grief/angst/outrage that Democrats went through after the 2000 and 2004 elections. There may be activists who would like to generate that kind of reaction, but most conserv ... More >>
Having made history, now for the hard part
The Military Commissions Act of 2006 subverts who we are as Americans. Beware.
The Roberts Court signals the president that he is not immune from the Constitution
Ayotte v. Planned Parenthood is only the start
Separated from racial mainstreams, the outsiders make their mark
Groans heard as Bush hands Court pick to mystery nominee
Black-conscious hip-hop deals with an overwhelmingly white live audience
Ronald Reagan's old enemy becomes George Bush's new friend in Iraq
From John Ashcroft's lips to God's ear
The Supreme Court succeeds in stripping the president of unconstitutional authority
Difficult to Prove Bush Knew Anything, Then or Now
My Big Fat Crush on Condoleezza
Gay Americans Won a Court Victory. Now Comes the Fight to Wed.
How Randy Daniels Helped Put Chain Stores and Market Prices Uptown
Separated From Racial Mainstreams, the Outsiders Make Their Mark
At a Literary Retreat, Authors Debate the Mainstreaming of African American Lit
Rewriting the Constitution
Bush Bombs Iraq, Just Like Papa
Democrats Have the Goods to Sink John Ashcroft's Nomination. Now the Question Is Whether They Have the Guts.
Remembering How a President Who Promised to Unify a Nation Fixed an Election
A Son of the Suburbs' Trail to the Senate
The man who will preside over Clinton's trial has veracity issues of his own
The decision to impeach may turn on the investigation into Al Gore's wrongdoings
Sharpton Camp Assails Butts as Upstate Republicans Maneuver To Exploit Black Power Struggle
Whose story is it anyway?
From the sublime to the ridiculous with HRC