We're not accustomed to think of rightbloggers as intellectuals. For one thing -- as we have ample opportunity to observe here every week -- they sure don't act like intellectuals; in fact, they seem allergic to logical argument, and sometimes even committed to a backwards Bizarro World version of i ... More >>
Fresh off his audit of the department of education's graduation rate figures, which he found unconvincing, mayoral candidate Bill Thompson says school chancellor Joel Klein "should be fired; it's as simple as that." Hey, that's what mayoral candidate Tony Avella said, albeit more eloquently ("It wo ... More >>
A confederacy of dunces
Indie-rap fireplug El-P returns, as bombastically bleak as ever
From John Ashcroft's lips to God's ear
Hachette Recalls 'Superb' Product
Recently, a Judge Threw Out a Case in Which the Defendant Cursed at a Police Officer. Ever Felt the Urge?
New D.C. Gang Poses Media Dilemma
A Dose of Old-Fashioned Violent Wish Fulfillment
Hillary Moves In
Amateur Sleuths Have Their Day
On HBO, Falcon talks about his burgeoning drama career. Kidding he talks about his penis.
Obsessive Netizens Lionize Lewinsky
Assault Charges Hit President, Right Revives
Rose is all angles and bedroom eyes a '50s movie bad girl, but one who should never be reformed.
'Clinton ripped [Jane Doe No. 5's] clothes and bit her lip'
As the casualties mount, our Commander-in-Chief soldiers on
The Surveillance Society: Part Two
Crooks with looks
Fox Gets a Mascot, Showtime Gets SmartIs This August or What?
Whose story is it anyway?