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Haven't We Reached the Statute of Limitations on Demonizing Monica Lewinsky?

Lorraine Devon Wilke | Posted 07.06.2014 | Media
Lorraine Devon Wilke

Isn't it time to let Monica Lewinsky off the hook and see just what good this very smart, compassionate woman might have to offer the world? I think so. I think it's way past time.

The PBS Clinton Series' Lack of Proportionality

Lanny Davis | Posted 04.24.2012 | Politics
Lanny Davis

The PBS presentation spent 75 percent of the four hours reporting on 25 percent of the story, the issue of "scandal," omitting the substance and policy achievements of the Clinton presidency, issues that affected the lives of most Americans and that they care about most.

Clinton: 'Liberal' PBS Smear

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.15.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

This nearly four-hour documentary by Barak Goodman, a long-time "American Experience" producer and director, is a smear job, though more the death-by-a-thousand-cuts approach than a straight-ahead takedown.

Former City Council President Avoids Jail

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- A judge has decided that a once-prominent New York City politician can serve 500 hours of community service rather than jail time for a mi...

$10M Bail For Disgraced Celeb Money Man

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A jailed financial adviser to the stars can get out on bail if his two brothers change their minds and put up their houses as collate...

Celebrity Financial Adviser Kenneth Starr Pleads Guilty To Fraud

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

NEW YORK — A financial adviser who has worked for Wesley Snipes, Sylvester Stallone and Martin Scorsese pleaded guilty to fraud charges Friday, ...

NYT: Untangling A Ponzi Scheme With a Hollywood Twist | NELSON D. SCHWARTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles


Diane Passage, Kenneth Starr's Wife, Has Money Problems

DNAinfo | Shayna Jacobs | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN FEDERAL COURT -- The former Scores stripper wife and stepson of fallen financial advisor Kenneth Starr are relying on the charity of famil...

Kenneth Starr, Celeb Ponzi Schemer, Faces More Charges: Losses Double To $59 Million

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The fraud case against a jailed financial adviser to the stars expanded Thursday, with prosecutors listing more elderly entertainment...

Who Is Kenneth Starr's Lawyer? | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Kenneth Starr is losing lawyers as quickly as he allegedly lost his A-list clients' money in a $30 million Ponzi scheme. At least three attorneys so ...

Jim Norton Talks Kenneth Starr's Stripper, Lindsay Lohan's Chest, And More! (NSFW VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

You probably recognize Jim Norton as the unofficial "third mic" on "The Opie and Anthony Show" on Sirius Radio, or any of his numerous stand-up appear...

Multi-Millionaire Starr Appointed Public Defender

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

How the mighty have fallen. Kenneth Starr, financial advisor to the stars, was appointed a public defender this morning after his lawyer cited a co...

Kenneth Starr's Firms To Be Overseen By Interim Monitor After His Arrest

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A New York judge has appointed an interim monitor to oversee firms controlled by a financial adviser accused of stealing $30 million ...

Kenneth Starr, Financial Fraudster, Contributed $79K To Andrew Cuomo In Past Decade | By Benjamin Lesser and Barbara Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Flamboyant accountant Kenneth Starr spent the last decade stuffing dollars into politicians' pockets, including gubernatorial hopeful Andrew Cuomo's. ...

LA's Losers Of The Week, May 28

Huffington Post | Billy Silverman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

A round-up of biggest losers of the week, click here to see the winners. Kenneth Starr: The downfall of A-list financial adviser Kenneth Starr...

FBI Found Kenneth Starr Hiding In His Closet

Nate C. Hindman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Nate C. Hindman

Kenneth I. Starr played a game of hide-and-go-seek with prosecutors Thursday morning. Accused of stealing $30 million from clients like Wesley Snipes...

Ken Starr Ponzi Scheme: The Names Behind The Investigation (PHOTOS, SLIDESHOW)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The list of Kenneth Starr's clients reads like the seating chart at the Oscars. Before his arrest for allegedly running a Ponzi scheme, Starr had his...

Diane Passage's Stripper Days: Kenneth Starr's Wife, Former Scores' Girl "Chase," Allegedly Profited From Scheme (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The heat may be on celebrity finance advisor Kenneth Starr, but his wife is also in the spotlight -- again. Diane Passage, a former stripper who now...

Kenneth Starr Busted: Financial Advisor To The Stars Charged With Massive Ponzi Scheme

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

NEW YORK (AP) -- A financial adviser to celebrities including Wesley Snipes and Sylvester Stallone was arrested Thursday on charges that he carried ou...

Kenneth Starr, Celebrity Financial Adviser, Charged With $30 Million Fraud

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Prosecutors on Thursday charged a financial adviser who has worked for Wesley Snipes, Sylvester Stallone and Martin Scorsese with ste...

Vetting Obama's Judges: The Case for Chris Schroeder

Victor Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Victor Williams

Obama needs to keep the Senate queue full of judicial nominations and use the bully pulpit to demand timely confirmation. Judge confirmations and GOP obstruction should be a mid-term campaign issue.

Bill Clinton: Midterm Elections Won't Be As Bad For Democrats As 1994 (WATCH)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In his first televised interview since being hospitalized with chest pain earlier this month, former President Bill Clinton sat down with Fox News Cha...

When to Hunt for Witches

Stephen Baldwin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stephen Baldwin

Why, after his boss, President Obama, has publicly expressed a position to the contrary, would Attorney General Eric Holder continue on a rogue course of "seeking truth"?

William Safire: Wars Made Out of Words

David Bromwich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
David Bromwich

William Safire's career took him from public relations to propaganda to column-writing in a single seamless progression.

Kenneth Starr Endorses Sotomayor For Supreme Court

Mother Jones | David Corn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Kenneth Starr, the lawyer who chased after President Bill Clinton and his wife, said on Thursday that he supports President Barack Obama's first Supre...