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Whose Gandhi Is He Anyway?

Sandip Roy | Posted 06.04.2011 | Books
Sandip Roy

I think instead of fighting over Gandhi's "Vaseline and cotton wool memories," India should just levy a Gandhi-tax.

Andrew Sullivan Leaving The Atlantic

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Andrew Sullivan is leaving The Atlantic and taking his blog, The Daily Dish, with him. The blog will find a new home on The Daily Beast in April, and ...

Sarah Palin -- What a Coward

Kimberly Krautter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kimberly Krautter

Simply stated, if you can't face questions over your own rhetoric and behavior, you are a coward.

Public Mycasting System

Marian Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Marian Salzman

From mommies' to men's blogs, from food diaries to fanzines, the universal-access realm of online is a new storytellers' paradise with handy short installments as the universal language.

The Top Ten Good Men Politicians

Tom Matlack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Matlack

At the Good Men Project Magazine, we want to believe that there are a few good men in politics. We need to believe it. So we spent the last few months looking for them.

Friday Talking Points [142] -- Republican "Doggy-Doo"

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

We're going to start off with a warning this week: this preamble section is going to be mostly shameless self-promotion and one cheap inside joke. If...

Andrew Sullivan TEARS Into Bill O'Reilly: 'Propagandist,' 'Dishonest And Wrong'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Blogger Andrew Sullivan tore into Bill O'Reilly Thursday, calling his criticisms of President Obama ridiculous and asking to go on his show to debate ...

Friday Talking Points [140] -- Pledging Nonsense

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The White House has been in the news this past week, mostly for who will be leaving it soon. One is tempted to insert the old "will the last to leave...

Christopher Hitchens: A Narcissistic Manchild

Ariel Gonzalez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Ariel Gonzalez

Hitchens views the world bichromatically, in black and white. Hitchens thrives on certainty. But there have been notable instances when he has demonstrated wishy-washiness.

LGBT Equality: Xavier vs. Magneto?

Steven Fisher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steven Fisher

While they may disagree about tactics and strategy, the LGBT Magnetos and Xaviers are united in their unrelenting push for President Obama and Congress to act now on pro-equality legislation.

Obama "Can No More Disown (McChrystal) Than I Can My White Grandmother"

David Quigg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Quigg

Obama made Hillary Clinton his secretary of state, putting all that she said during the campaign behind him. Obama can do the same thing with McChrystal. If he does, he should emerge with a tighter grip on the general.

Is Kagan's Sexuality Fair Game?

Christopher Ryan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christopher Ryan

It's high time an openly gay person could be nominated to the Supreme Court without his or her sexual orientation being of any more import than religion or ethnicity.

Outing Ms. Kagan

Charles D. Ellison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Charles D. Ellison

Continuing the conversation on Elena Kagan, all sides benefit politically from the tabloid melee over her perceived sexuality. There's quite a bit of ...

ADL's Foxman Crying Wolf?

Brad Hirschfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Brad Hirschfield

The issue here is not a tiff between Abe Foxman and Andrew Sullivan but the dangerous devaluation of the real and ugly phenomenon of anti-Semitism.

Feeding the Golem--My Jewish Friends Are Addicted to Anger and Fear Too

Larry Gellman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Larry Gellman

In a recent article, I wondered out loud why most of people say they want to be happy and yet spend an ever-increasing amount of time and energy readi...

Jason Linkins

Sullivan On Cheney's DADT Repeal Support: No Change In Two Decades

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

I can understand wanting to be pleased that former vice president Dick Cheney signaled his support for the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell." It was ...

Andrew Sullivan is Not an Anti-Semite

Ben Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ben Cohen

Sullivan's former friend and editor Leon Wieseltier wrote a hit piece on Sullivan on TNR that basically accused Sullivan of anti-Semitism. He is totally off-base in his criticism.

For Me, Palin Scores

Michael Wolff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Wolff

Andrew Sullivan, the journalist and blogger, who flirted for many years with conservatism and the Republican party, has become the most reliable chron...

Edwards 'Comeback' Stories...Please Go Away

Michael Sigman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Sigman

Now that his sex tape and other assorted sleazy doings seem to have taken John Edwards to the bottom, the mainstream media is on to the inevitable next story in this minor Greek tragedy, "Can Edwards make a comeback?"

Jason Linkins

DADT Proponents Offer Up A Bowl Of Bigoted Goulash

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It's worth pointing out some recent statements by the irrational simps who linger on the deranged margins of the Don't Ask, Don't Tell debate. Here,...

What Obama Reads: Andrew Sullivan, New Yorker, Economist, Sports Illustrated, Rolling Stone

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A Washington Post look at the first year of the Obama administration includes details on what's in the President's media diet. The Post's Anne E. Kor...

Contingency Plans For Revised Edition of "A Happier History of America" by Rudy Giuliani

David Quigg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
David Quigg

MEMORANDUM FROM: Rudy Giuliani, NYC mayor on 9/11/01 TO: Revisionist & Sons Publishing Co.

Basic Truths in Hoh Resignation Letter Were True When He Took His Job

David Quigg | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
David Quigg

The basic grim truths that Matthew Hoh wrote about in his much-quoted resignation letter were all basically true when he took his job a few months ago.

Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner's Wedding Registry Includes Spatulas And Placemats

New York Times | Christine Haughney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

At Williams-Sonoma, the couple selected four spatulas that each cost $10 or less, along with $19.95 stackable measuring cups. They registered for a do...

Andrew Sullivan: I'm Breaking From The Right

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Reacting to prominent conservative blogger Charles Johnson's announcement that he would not follow the right wing off a cliff, Andrew Sullivan is offe...