After three years, Bernie's coming back. Yes, folks, Bernard Kerik, jails commissioner, police commissioner, alleged adulterer, aborted Homeland Security secretary, tax fraudster and perjurer will emerge from federal prison in two weeks and finish out his four year sentence in a New Jersey halfway ... More >>
Long, bitter experience -- and long, bitter comments at this blog -- have taught us that if there's anything conservatives hate more than Big Gummint and homosexuals, it's someone making fun of them. The outrage that Boss Tweed expressed over "them damned pictures" of himself drawn by Thomas Nast is ... More >>
It's definitely weirder, and definitely better.
The stimulus bill made it through both houses of Congress and awaits the President's signature. Its passage required nearly all available Democratic votes and a handful of Republican ones in the Senate. Considering how some of Bill Clinton's first encounters with Congress went, despite Clinton's m ... More >>
The Bush administration finally nails a notorious supplier to terroristsafter he spent 30 years hiding in plain sight
Turn off your Boris or whatever and let's get retarded
Congress vows changes but makes only a few after Abramoff scandal
An artist who renders everything in the world through the same shadowy scrim
The defense department's own set of spooks for spooky purposes
Democrats still insist on righting themselves to compete with the GOP
Columbia professor Mahmood Mamdani gets at the real roots of terror
U.S. Soldiers Consult With God, Ponder the End of Government as We Know It
Accidental Tourists Stumble Abroad
R.J. Cutler Goes to College; Artists Get Some Airtime
Turning Conspiracy Theories Into Visual Exorcisms
Being Gay Helped This Murdered Dutch Politician in Many Ways
Activists Protest No. 1 Movie
Amendment Would Preserve U.S. Democracy
How You Can Do What the Government Wont: Arrest Henry Kissinger
I Saw the Slavery of My Ancestors
Stun Shields, Stray Cats, Buck-Fifties, Boofing: The Top Brasss Tour of Americas Largest Penal Colony
The Unbearable Lightness of Being Rick Lazio
Lazio Took a Smart Pill, His Tax Records Show
The Radical Right Got Wired Fast. When Will Progressives Catch Up?
Jerry Falwell Breaks Bread With the Gay Faithful. But Will His Hospitality Break the Gay Movement?
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Conspiracy theories have seeped into the heart of the American public