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Obama's Standup Stands Out Again at WHCD

Scott Blakeman | Posted 07.06.2014 | Politics
Scott Blakeman

After a year when Washington dysfunction and Congressional inaction hit new heights, finding fertile ground for jokes was more difficult. At least the president knew the room and knew the crowd. Which helped his standup standout once again.

Taking a Page from Clarence Page

Mike Smith | Posted 11.05.2012 | Media
Mike Smith

Columnist Clarence Page was voluble in his musings about Campaign 2012. He felt the magic of four years ago was long gone and the Democrats are simply in hunker-down, re-elect the president mode.

Columnist Under Fire After Speaking In Front Of Controversial Iranian Group

ProPublica | Justin Elliott | Posted 09.02.2012 | Media

Columnist Clarence Page Spoke at Rally for Iranian Militant Group by Justin Elliott ProPublica, July 2, 2012, 3:15 p.m.Late last month,  syndica...

Robert Gibbs Outsmarts Chris Matthews

Posted 05.16.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Who was the winner of Monday night's "Jeopardy!" Power Players game? It's former White House press secretary Robert Gibbs. Gibbs, cur...

Who Will Compete In 'Jeopardy!' Series In D.C.?

Posted 04.19.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Ever want to know how basketball star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's trivia skills stack up against those of George W. Bush's former press secret...

The Significance of John Boehner's Tears

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Danny Groner

Over the past week, people have been debating John Boehner's emotions, not his motions. The expected next Speaker of the House has become known for his crying.

What Does Juan Williams' Firing Say About Journalism?

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Danny Groner

"[Juan] Williams is just the latest big-name reporter, after Rich Sanchez and Helen Thomas, to be fired for expressing a personal opinion about a sens...

After Zakaria, What About Other ADL Humphrey Prize Recipients?

Steve Clemons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Steve Clemons

I don't necessarily believe in follow-the-leader, but knowing how other recipients feel about the ADL controversy and the Cordoba mosque could be instructive and important.

Was Robert Novak a Journalist?

Marcel Pacatte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Marcel Pacatte

With journalism lumbering through a period of spasmodic ineptitude, the people with hopes for its future could do worse than to emulate Novak's understanding of the darker natures of the folks at the levers of power.