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Tea Party "Movement" Biggest Mass Deception Since WMDs

Trish Nelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Trish Nelson

Tea Party "Movement" Biggest Mass Deception Since WMDs by Trish Nelson Remember, back in April when we said on Blog for Iowa that the tea party movem...

Sunday Watch 10-5-08: In Which Tom Brokaw Goes Foxy

Todd Gitlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Todd Gitlin

Brokaw's bland evasiveness on Meet the Press does not bode well for what we can expect from his turn as moderator at this Tuesday's debate.

McCain: "I've Always Aspired to be a Dictator"

David Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Goldstein

We all remember George W. Bush's quip, but it appears that Sen. John McCain has similar aspirations.

Jed Lewison

Testy On Inside Edition

HuffingtonPost.com | Jed Lewison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It looks like the Angry McCain meme is going mainstream: During tonight's broadcast, Inside Edition played excerpts from John McCain's testy editorial...

Sam Stein

Congressman, McCain Bundler On Palin: I Would Have Picked Someone Else

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Monday, John McCain dismissed the notion that there was dissension among conservatives over his choice of Sarah Palin as vice president. "Really,"...

Liveblog! Final Dem Debate, Final Shot For Hil (Plus — Baseball!)

John Neffinger, Glynnis MacNicol, and Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
John Neffinger, Glynnis MacNicol, and Rachel Sklar

Welcome to Iowa, and the last Dem debate before the Iowa caucus. Today: Hillary's Last Stand. Can she recover from the Obama onslaught? Can she recover from Bill on the campaign trail? CAN SHE RECOVER FROM OPRAH?

Midwest Editors Shifting On Gay Marriage

Dan Treul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dan Treul

In another signal, perhaps, that the country is ready for change, newspapers across the Midwest showed either even-handedness or excitement for an issue that only years ago was considered taboo.

Iowa: Edwards' Mo'

Beverly Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Beverly Davis

The following piece was produced by HuffPost's OffTheBus. Des Moines -- Hillary Clinton won the Des Moines Register endorsement over the weekend, b...

Iowa: Clinton's "Readiness" Wins Des Moines Register Endorsement

Beverly Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Beverly Davis

The following piece was produced by HuffPost's OffTheBus. Des Moines, Iowa---The Des Moines Register's Editorial Board handed their plumb endorsem...

Krugman: Obama Has Become "The Anti-Change Candidate"

New York Times | Paul Krugman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Broadly speaking, the serious contenders for the Democratic nomination are offering similar policy proposals -- the dispute over health care mandates ...

Who Will Snag The Coveted Des Moines Register Nod?

New York Times | Jeff Zeleny | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The other day, as his sport utility vehicle idled outside, former President Bill Clinton held forth on a sofa in the publisher's suite at The Des Moin...

Clinton, McCain, Obama Win Key Early State Endorsements

Huffingtonpost.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama and John McCain picked up key early state endorsements Saturday evening as the clock ticks down to the Iowa Caucuses on ...

Sam Stein

Is McCain Back? GOP Insiders Say He Was Never Gone

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain, R-AZ, won the endorsements of both the Boston Globe and the Des Moines Register on Sunday morning; two key newspapers affecting two ...

Clinton, McCain, Obama Win Key Early State Endorsements

Huffingtonpost.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama and John McCain picked up key early state endorsements Saturday evening as the clock ticks down to the Iowa Caucuses on ...