The premature deaths in the past year of Warren Zevon, Johnny Cash and
Joe Strummer ought to be enough to make the most pious among us angry at
The Man Upstairs.
September 11 is often said to be the defining moment in the Bush
presidency, even of modern history.
One of the problems with the media coverage of this Administration is
that it requires bad manners.
The words "Al Gore" are properly understood to be synonymous with the
words "cautious politician." And yet speaking to MoveOn.org at New York
University recently, Gore gave voice to some plain-
If you want to date the beginning of conservative domination of the
opinion media, you could do worse than to pick Election Day 1964.
Where do I begin?
Nothing deepens your cynicism quicker than the power of money in
So the right-wing journalist John Fund may not be a model citizen, but
contrary to the implications of many left journalists and gossip
columnists, he's likely not the kind of guy who pretends
Compare the following two statements currently floating 'round the