Obama has nominated Chuck Hagel to be Secretary of Defense. Hagel is a former Republican Senator, so you would expect Republicans to appreciate the gesture. Or you would if you lived in the earlier, simpler time before rightbloggers. In our current era, alas, nothing proposed by the Kenyan Pretender ... More >>
Despite the speculation of Fox News ("he has a proven record of managing the kinds of fiscal problems that beset our nation"), the Washington Post ("a Daniels candidacy probably would be taken as a sign that the games are over for the Republican Party, that it is time to buckle down and organize to ... More >>
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Religious and conservative groups support the 'Bong Hits 4 Jesus' banner under fire at the Supreme Court
Laid in a manger, abridged in the White House
Battered Bush accepts withdrawal of flagging Supreme Court nominee
Harriet Miers: This is your life
Democrats ought to be able to put him away, but you know how they are
Clinton and Kerry launch an unlikely crusade for religious freedom at work
A Messianic Meller for Our Time
Today's special: Diet-guru crash coursewith a side of celeb-chef comfort food
Arnold's Secret Whammy: The Macho Vote
Bush's Big Tent Has Some TearsEven on the Right Side
Turning Conspiracy Theories Into Visual Exorcisms
This Book Is 'An Act of Treason'
Politics and the President's Marriage Proposal
To Grow the Greens, Nader Must Move the party to the right
Egans Bridgeport Record Offers Little Hope to Catholic Progressives
The Radical Right Got Wired Fast. When Will Progressives Catch Up?
The Embarrassing Midlife Crisis of Steve Forbes, Rich White Guy
Gay Republicans Are Looking For Love In All the Wrong Places
The Grand Guignol Murder of a Gay Man In Virginia
Lurid revelations, crude moralizing, perjury traps: they all echo America's darkest days