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Alexander Haig

The Imaginings of James R. Schlesinger

Stanley Kutler | Posted 06.01.2014 | Politics
Stanley Kutler

Myths die hard, especially when you have the media as a handmaiden to nurture and perpetuate them.

Meet The Mysterious Brothers Who Make Predator Drones

NSFWCORP | Yasha Levine | Posted 03.24.2014 | Business

You probably don’t know about the Blue brothers, and neither did I until a few months ago. There’s very little current information available about...

In Politics It's the Charm, Stupid

Tom Alderman | Posted 05.26.2013 | Books
Tom Alderman

We've had several presidents whose personalities were a primary sell. Think both Roosevelts, Eisenhower, Kennedy and -- Democrats, hold your breath -- Ronald Reagan. If you listen to or read, Rawhide Down: The Near Assassination of Ronald Reagan by Del Quentin Wilber, you'll begin to get it.

Dead Folks 2010: Everyone's Pushing Up Roses

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

Happy New Year, darlings. All of you reading this piece have something in common: you survived 2010. Not everyone was so lucky, and a lot of people, as always, took the off-ramp from Life.

The Capitol Game: An Insider's View of Washington

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

Brian Haig raises the lid on Washington politics and corruption and lets us see the slimy underside. It isn't a pretty picture but it sure does make for fascinating reading.

Alexander Haig's Dark Side

Tom Shachtman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Shachtman

The White House tapes reveal Haig as the ultimate sycophant, urging Nixon to smite the enemy in Vietnam, unleash the bombs, stand tough against the Soviets, and, not incidentally, to keep Kissinger in his place.

Alexander Haig Dead: Former Secretary Of State Dies

AP | ANNE GEARAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Soldier and statesman, Alexander Haig never lived down his televised response to the 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald...

Alexander Haig HOSPITALIZED

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BALTIMORE — Former secretary of state and presidential adviser Alexander Haig is in critical condition at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. ...