Greg Mitchell writes a daily blog for The Nation focusing on media, politics and culture. He is the former editor of Editor & Publisher and author of thirteen books. His latest book, on the 2012 Obama-Romney race, is Tricks, Lies, and Videotape. His other books include Atomic Cover-Up, The Campaign of the Century (winner of the Goldsmith Book Prize), two books related to WikiLeaks and a pair of books with Robert Jay Lifton on Hiroshima and the death penalty in America. His Twitter feed is @GregMitch and he can be reached at: email@example.com. His personal blog is Pressing Issues.
Octavia Nasr, a 20-year veteran at CNN, made the mistake of not seeing things in black-and-white.
Pondering lost lives yet to come to Afghanistan due to Obama policy.
Your daily "cheat sheet" for media and politics items and videos, today featuring Gail Collins on Levi and Bristol, a new Tea Party anthem and the Decemberists' ode to Valerie Plame, and much more.
Your morning media & politics "cheat sheet," updated all day, plus videos, music, and a few laughs.
Today's "cheat sheet" of top hits and misses in media / politics, today featuring Maddow In Kabul, Gaza and gun permits, Harry Shearer impersonates Larry King, and much more.
Your holiday weekend "cheat sheet" of the best and worst in media & politics, updated all weekend, plus videos and a few laughs.
Joseph Wilson's holiday weekend op-ed in the New York Times drove Dick Cheney batty and... well, you know the rest. Or do you?