We have heard much over the past few month about the widows and charities made destitute by Bernie Madoff's criminal enterprise. But it's an ill wind that blows no one some good, and recently we heard of some Madoff marks to whose misfortunes we may be less sympathetic. For example, the Hudson Insti ... More >>
Al Jazeera reporting on the war in Gaza Will somebody please call this a war? You won't find the word "war" in this morning's lede story in the New York Times on Israel's bombardment and invasion of Gaza. Is the Times afraid of offending New York's Jews, especially the right-wing Jewish establ ... More >>
It’s high noon for the Bush Administration’s program of wireless wiretapping. The administration is currently in secret negotiations with the House of Representatives over the issue of legal immunity for telecom companies that cooperated with legally dubious wiretaps. A new book by New York Tim ... More >>
Cheney's health scare could give Bush an esacape
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2005 is a blur; Tha Pumpsta, Goldfrapp, Gang of Four recap it.
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The muckraking outsider never gave a damn about entree
President hauls self out of harm's way with speech after speech after speech
Where will new media get the news?
Sinking ships must loose big lips
Woodward's turn to answer questions about breakingand not breakingnews
'People think I'm hiding something. But what am I hiding?'
Probation for exRudy big
Plamegate made some major flaws transparent. Time for a transparent solution.
Samuel Alito is president's chance to rally his base with a brawl
Now there seems to be even more hot water in Cheneys boiler room
At the wounded Times, fallout from the Judy Miller saga
Beyond the Miller-Libby game: People died
Bush's Supreme Court pick never a judge, often a contributor
High stakes for all reporters, but prosecutor hasn't shown his hand
John Edwards must go hunting for Dick Cheney's darker side
The presidency cannot be builtand should not be wonon slander and vitriol.
George Bush's global holy war threatens our Presidencyand perhaps the future of our nation
Bush's War Plan Is Scarier Than He's Saying
The Pentagon's Path From Osama to Saddam