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Another New York Times Columnist Attack on Social Security and Medicare

Dave Johnson | Posted 09.29.2012 | Politics
Dave Johnson

Our health problems won't disappear just because government cuts out Medicare and Medicaid. But the costs of treating -- or not treating -- those health problems will now fall on us, individually, on our own, instead of aggregated through the mechanism of democracy.

Jack Shafer: New York Times Shouldn't Replace Bill Kristol

Slate Magazine | Jack Shafer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Just because I think that the New York Times should leave vacant the opinion-columnist position just evacuated by William Kristol doesn't mean I think...

Put a Libertarian on the New York Times' Op-Ed Page

Andrew Sargus Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Andrew Sargus Klein

Where's the tipping point between civil liberties and, to put it glibly, the government looking out for you?

Bill Kristol's Last New York Times Piece: Mind Boggling Nonsense

Ben Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Ben Cohen

Two failed wars, an economic meltdown, crumbling infrastructure, an increase in global warming, a drowned city, plummeting world opinion -- conservatism is not working.

Bill Kristol's New York Times Column Ends

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The speculation as to whether Bill Kristol will continue his career as a New York Times columnist can end. Buried at the end of his column Monday is ...

Bill Kristol Column Following Bush's Last Press Conference

Richard Valeriani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard Valeriani

Bill Kristol overlooks the fact that more than 4,000 American servicemen and women have died in a totally unnecessary and fraudulent war that has cost the country billions.

UPDATED: Bono Replacing Bill Kristol at New York Times? First Column Appears

Greg Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Greg Mitchell

Well, not quite, but the U2 frontman will be writing op-eds and podcasting for the Times starting this Sunday. The fate of Bill Kristol, meanwhile, should be decided any minute.

First Anniversary of Bill Kristol at the New York Times: Will He Get Axed Next Week?

Greg Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Greg Mitchell

One year ago this weekend, the Huffington Post broke the news that, as Jim Morrison might have put it, the Kristol Ship was about to sail at the New York Times.

Kristol On Cheney: Kipling Would Admire Him

NY Times | WILLIAM KRISTOL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

You gotta love Dick Cheney. O.K., O.K. ... you don't have to. But consider this exchange with Chris Wallace on "Fox News Sunday": WALLACE: Did you r...

Danny Shea

Bill Kristol To Become New York Times Columnist In 2008 | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Huffington Post has learned that, in a move bound to create controversy, the New York Times is set to announce that Bill Kristol will become a wee...

Bill Kristol "Ambivalent" About Staying At New York Times

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media's Jeff Bercovici spoke to Bill Kristol at a luncheon Tuesday to promote IFC's The IFC Media Project (video of the luncheon to come short...

Backbiting! Backstabbing! Skullduggery! Sniping! Fun and Games in the McCain Campaign

William Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
William Klein

There's something wrong when a campaign's consultants and strategists get their names written in the paper as often as the candidate.

Bill Kristol is Not Stupid, So Why Does He Pretend to Be?

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

The true contempt for our soldiers comes from Bill Kristol and his neo-con pals who sent them off to fight and die in a totally bogus, elective war -- not from

Jason Linkins

NYT's Kristol Criticizes MoveOn 'Alex' Ad: Infant Will Be Too Young To Serve, Has Nothing To Worry About | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Smug lackwit Bill Kristol takes to his New York Times op-ed perch today to inform the world that while he found's latest advertisement effo...

Jason Linkins

NYT's Kristol Reveals The Awful Payscale At The Weekly Standard, Steals Other People's Ideas | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Bill Kristol wasn't too terribly impressed with Senator Barack Obama's recent commencement address at Wesleyan University. Well, all right, he did sa...

Bill Kristol Gets Facts Wrong -- Again -- In NYT Column

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In his New York Times column today, Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol tried to find reasons for conservatives to be optimistic about 2008 elections,...

The Self-Loathing Liberal Media

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Arianna Huffington

Coming in the wake of Newsweek's hiring of Karl Rove, and the Times' hiring of Bill Kristol, the mainstream media's embrace of these unabashed propagandists has revealed a self-loathing streak a mile wide.

Jason Linkins

Kristol: Race Discussion Makes Me 'Shudder' | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

New York Times Bill Kristol says he "shuddered only once while watching Barack Obama's speech last Tuesday." It wasn't because Obama didn't answer th...

Bill Kristol DIY: The 23/6 Kristol-O-Tron | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Although Bill Kristol has only been writing an op-ed column for the New York Times since January 7, he's already chalked up his second error in yester...

NYT's Kristol Caught Falsely Claiming Obama Attended Controversial Sermon

The Atlantic | Marc Ambinder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Bill Kristol's New York Times column about Barack Obama this morning contains a major, prejudicial error. Paragraph five: But Ronald Kessler, a ...

NYT Public Editor: Hiring Kristol "A Mistake"

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

When we broke the news that Bill Kristol would be joining the editorial pages of the New York TImes as a regular contributor, we called it "a move bou...

William Kristol's First Sentence As NYT Columnist: "Thank You, Senator Obama"

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

William Kristol today published his first column as a New York Times op-ed writer. Titled, "President Mike Huckabee?," it begins: Thank you, Senator ...

Jason Linkins

Kristol's NYT Debut Reaches Unsupportable Conclusions | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

There are plenty of laughs to be had reading Bill Kristol's debut column in the New York Times. There's his silly grab at the Obama bandwagon. There...

Kristol Debuts With Embarrassing Error In First NYT Column

Talking Points Memo | Greg Sargent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

So those critics who argued against the appointment of Bill Kristol as a New York Times columnist because of the quality of his work -- rather than me...

New York Times Confirms Hiring Bill Kristol As Op-Ed Columnist

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

William Kristol, one of the nation's leading conservative writers and a vigorous supporter of the Iraq war, will become an Op-Ed page columnist for Th...