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Rachel Maddow, Frank Rich Talk Occupy Wall Street and Glenn Beck

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 12.27.2011 | Media

Rachel Maddow and Frank Rich sat down Wednesday night to discuss Occupy Wall Street and the conservative media's response to the movement. Maddow a...

New York Times Op-Ed Columnists Vie For Swanky Offices

The Atlantic Wire | Posted 12.05.2011 | Media

When Bill Keller stepped down as New York Times executive editor to write columns, the big news was obviously Jill Abramson's promotion as the first ...

Frank Rich On Troy Davis: 'This Is On America's Soul'

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 11.22.2011 | Media

Rachel Maddow and columnist Frank Rich spoke strongly against the death penalty on Maddow's Wednesday show. Maddow was covering the execution of Tr...

Frank Rich Hits Out At Obama Over Speech

Posted 11.02.2011 | Media

New York magazine columnist Frank Rich lashed out at the Obama administration for its handling of President Obama's upcoming speech to Congress during...

What's Happened to Obama?

Bob Burnett | Posted 09.21.2011 | Politics
Bob Burnett

Barack Obama has not been the leader we expected. Now, the president has a problem that may thwart his reelection bid.

Michael Calderone

WATCH: Why Frank Rich Left The New York Times | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.07.2011 | Media

NEW YORK - Previously on The Backstory, Frank Rich spoke about this week's New York magazine cover story "Obama's Original Sin" and why he's been disa...

Michael Calderone

Frank Rich Vents His Disappointments With Obama | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.04.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- Since Frank Rich left The New York Times in March after over three decades with the paper, the liberal columnist and veteran cultural crit...

Frank Rich: Obama's Failure

New York Magazine | Posted 09.03.2011 | Politics

What haunts the Obama administration is what still haunts the country: the stunning lack of accountability for the greed and misdeeds that brought Ame...

NY Mag Brags About Poaching Frank Rich From NYT

Advertising Age | Posted 08.28.2011 | Media

Nearly four months ago, New York magazine rocked the Manhattan media world by poaching star op-ed columnist Frank Rich from The New York Times. In an ...

Which 'Seinfeld' Star Has A Brand New Show?

Posted 06.17.2011 | Entertainment

Julia Louis-Dreyfus: the most powerful woman in America? The Emmy-winning "Seinfeld" and "New Adventures of Old Christine" star has just had her co...

Frank Rich Bids Farewell To The New York Times | FRANK RICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

It's not easy to leave a home like The Times, where so many friends and brilliant colleagues remain. I am grateful to all of them, as well as to a pai...

Frank Rich: 'Nothing' Could Have Kept Me At NYT

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Frank Rich spoke out about his surprise jump from the New York Times to New York Magazine on Tuesday, saying that "nothing" could have kept him at the...

Frank Rich Leaves New York Times

Posted 05.31.2011 | Media

New York Times opinion columnist Frank Rich is leaving the newspaper after 31 years to join New York Magazine. Rich will join New York as an essayi...

It's All About The Money: Jamie Dimon's Big Pay Hike and the Home Foreclosures of Our Servicemen

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

Enterprise reputation and its mandate to being responsible tillers of the business soil doesn't come into play in this day and age. Sadly more than ever before, it's all about the money.

The F Word: Media Miss the Al Jazeera Story

Laura Flanders | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Laura Flanders

One of the biggest stories of the past few weeks has been the story of Americans discovering Al Jazeera English. It shouldn't have been so hard. As ...

Yank Him, Obama; Reagan Would Have

Phil Bronstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Phil Bronstein

Why is Mr. Obama not paying attention to the piece of the Reagan legacy in the Philippines that we'll call "dealing effectively with a dictator who's lost his grip?"

I (Heart) The Fighter

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Last week's retrospective of David O. Russell's career had me thinking of a new category: Movie with the Biggest Heart. The Fighter may vie with Toy Story 3, but in the end would topple all contenders.

Frank Rich: Who Will Stand Up To The Super Rich? | FRANK RICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The wealthy Americans we should worry about instead are the ones who implicitly won the election -- those who take far more from America than they giv...

Obama's Critics Owe Him a New Years (Fact-Based) Apology

Frank Schaeffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frank Schaeffer

The left of the left has a choice: make a New Years' resolution to rejoin the reality-based community, or head for its own version of Tea Party la-la Land negativity.

Scarborough: Frank Rich Is Like Rush Limbaugh

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Joe Scarborough struck back hard at Frank Rich on Monday for his criticism of the "No Labels" group, even comparing the New York Times columnist to Ru...

Choose a Direction

Paula Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paula Gordon

We can contine to rebuild America; or, we can slide into permanent peonage, hostages to greed. "Vision without action is a pipedream," a neighbor's b...

Frank Rich: Obama Is The Rodney Dangerfield Of 2010

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama, the Rodney Dangerfield of 2010, gets no respect for averting another Great Depression, for saving 3.3 million jobs with stimulus spen...

Shadow Elite: Truthiness in the Twitter Era

Janine R. Wedel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Janine R. Wedel

The insidious and deceptive self-branding that used to be confined to the corporate world is now also used by political message-makers, aiming to create a look and feel that consumers identify with intuitively.

What the Tea Party Is Really All About

Michael J.W. Stickings | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael J.W. Stickings

It is simply ridiculous to suggest that the Teabaggers are engaged in a "spirited defense of fundamental American principles." That's giving them too much credit.

Everybody Knows Times Op-Ed Columnists are Lazy

Rory O'Connor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Rory O'Connor

It's bad enough to pollute America's top editorial real estate with lazy thinking, reporting and writing. It's worse to do so in support on unsubstantiated conclusions with large implications for the lives of millions of Americans.