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The F Word: Why Tax When You Can Freeze?

Laura Flanders | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Laura Flanders

Although that $2 billion Obama estimates he'll save in freezing federal employees' wages sounds like a lot of money, it isn't. Compare it to the $700 billion that we handed over to Wall Street.

Jason Linkins

Ten Things That Did Not Suck About The Media In 2009 | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

It's New Year's Eve, that time of year when you toss aside your better instincts and succumb to America's need for Contemplative Listicles that Explai...

Jason Linkins

'No, No, Don't Say It' Takes On Drunk, Thieving Toddlers [VIDEO] | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

One of the major topics that maybe the media has failed to address is the sad Yuletide tale of a four year-old boy from Tennessee who drank some beer, put on a dress, and went around stealing his neighbors' Christmas presents. Well, that changed Wednesday, as Air America's Megan Carpentier debuted a new show: "No, No, Don't Say That."

Droll Models: Is Being Drunk and "Slutty" Empowering?

Chez Pazienza | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Chez Pazienza

There's been an awful lot of negative press aimed at the House of Gawker over the past year or so, and even the most unctuous of Nick Denton apologists would have to admit that quite a bit of it is well-deserved.


Lizz Winstead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Lizz Winstead

2008-07-04-jezebel.jpg I don't know if the Jezebel girls came to my show drunk, or just ended up drunk by the time they hit the stage, but what I do know is that the discussion that ensued was deeply disturbing to me.