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Joe Mcginniss

TV: What the Media and Politicians Are Talking About and What They're Not

David Helfenbein | Posted 05.19.2014 | Politics
David Helfenbein

The media is spinning around theories of what happened to Malaysia Flight 370. Nobody seems to know the truth as of yet. Instead, seasoned pilots and security experts appear to be the best narrators on TV of any stories that we hear.

'Fatal Vision' Author Dies At 71

AP | By HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 05.10.2014 | Books

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe McGinniss wasn't one to let a story tell itself. Whether insisting on the guilt of a murder suspect after seeming...

A Jury Said Jeffrey MacDonald Killed His Wife and Kids. So Did '60 Minutes' and a Bestseller. 40 Years Later, Errol Morris Counters With 500 Pages of Awkward Questions.

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 11.04.2012 | Books
Jesse Kornbluth

Because on the basis of the evidence presented at trial and the evidence that was not allowed to be presented at trial, Errol Morris does not believe that Jeffrey MacDonald is guilty. If you followed this case, you know different.

'Things Go Better With Newt-- er, Coke'

David Boghossian | Posted 03.21.2012 | Politics
David Boghossian

Running for president need not be merely an opportunity to express your views in order to serve your country, or even to creatively hide your views in order to impose them after you win. Rather, the campaign can now be secondary to the real goal: the promotion of a business.

Sarah Palin Reportedly Threatens To Sue Book Publisher

Posted 11.26.2011 | Politics

ABC News reports that Sarah Palin is considering suing Random House, the book publisher that released The Rogue, a highly critical book about her life...

My Verdict on Joe McGinniss' The Rogue

Donald Craig Mitchell | Posted 11.23.2011 | Books
Donald Craig Mitchell

Go to Barnes & Noble. Read pages 137-142. Put the book back on the shelf. After reading The Rogue, Joe McGinniss' new book on the life and meteoric rise of Sarah Palin, that's my advice.

"You Betcha"

Warren Adler | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics
Warren Adler

She is one of the first vice presidential candidates in history whose name you will most likely remember. Past her peak? Hardly.

WATCH: Barbara's Super-Tense Pregnancy Discussion With Controversial Palin Author

Posted 11.21.2011 | Media

Barbara Walters icily discussed her history of miscarriages during a segment on "The View" that literally caused co-host Whoopi Goldberg's jaw to drop...

Researching the Rogue: Selected Entries From the Secret Journal of Joe McGinniss

Laurence Hughes | Posted 11.19.2011 | Comedy
Laurence Hughes

I constantly have to ask the Palins to turn the music down. Every night they play the same song over and over at ear-splitting levels. How many times can you listen to "Barracuda?"

Controversial New Sarah Palin Book: The Unofficial Index

Posted 11.17.2011 | Politics

Joe McGinniss's new book, The Rogue: Searching for the Real Sarah Palin, a copy of which was obtained by The Huffington Post, touts itself as "a start...

Did Sarah Palin REALLY Have An Affair? 5 Stories From The Rumor Mill

Posted 11.16.2011 | Divorce

Joe McGinniss, the man who famously moved in next door to Sarah and Todd Palin in Wasilla, Alaska, is set to release a scathing (and apparently thinly...

Sarah Palin's Redeeming Side

Sunil Adam | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics
Sunil Adam


The Imminent Overness of Sarah Palin

Paul Slansky | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics
Paul Slansky

We don't need Sarah Palin anymore. After three years of overexposure to her tawdry toxicity, we know her too well, and our remaining schadenfreudal needs will more than be met by the cornucopia of damning nuggets Joe McGinniss has unearthed.

Sarah Palin Camp Denounces 'Lies' In Controversial New Book

AP | By PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sarah Palin's husband on Thursday called a book critical of his family "disgusting lies, innuendo and smears" as the former Alaska gover...

Sarah Palin Had Affair, Used Cocaine, Had 'Fetish For Black Guys,' New Book Alleges

Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics

Joe McGinniss's new book, The Rogue: Searching for the Real Sarah Palin, hits bookstores next week, but its controversial claims about the former Alas...

Sarah Palin, Glen Rice, And The Fleeting "Who Cares?" Standard

Danny Groner | Posted 11.14.2011 | Media
Danny Groner

For the umpteenth time, we find ourselves back in this very familiar spot that forces us to debate the merits of covering what's happening in Sarah Palin's life when anyone can plainly see that the answer is absolutely nothing.

New York Times Pans 'Petty' New Book About Palin

The New York Times | Posted 11.14.2011 | Politics

On May 22, 2010, Joe McGinniss moved into a strategically well-situated house in Wasilla, Alaska. It was next door to the home of former Gov. Sarah Pa...

Tribune Pulls 'Doonesbury' Cartoon Mocking Sarah Palin

Posted 11.12.2011 | Chicago

Garry Trudeau's "Doonesbury" comic has been pulled from the Chicago Tribune this week because, according to the newspaper's editorial staff, its conte...

Jason Linkins

Palin Aides Stoke Media Frenzy | Jason Linkins | Posted 07.24.2011 | Media

What's new on the Sarah Palin front? How does a feeding frenzy over the statements of current and former Palin aides grab you? Sigh. It probably doesn...

Cover Of Unauthorized Palin Bio Revealed

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Call it Palin Noir. Joe McGinniss' upcoming biography of Sarah Palin has a cover design more fitting for a detective novel. It has a bold red, black ...

Sarah Palin Book To Be Published By Alleged Leaker Of OTHER Sarah Palin Book

AP | BECKY BOHRER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

JUNEAU, Alaska — A best-selling author accused of helping leak an unpublished tell-all on Sarah Palin is releasing his own book on the former Al...

Author Of Forthcoming Palin Tell-All Accuses Rival Writer Of Sabotage

AP | BECKY BOHRER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

JUNEAU, Alaska — The writers of a former Sarah Palin aide's unpublished memoir are alleging the author of a rival book helped leak copies of the...

Sarah Palin: America's Full-Time Professional Duelist

Tina Dupuy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tina Dupuy

Sarah Palin is now our nation's only full-time professional duelist. She fights with everyone. Her entire post-quitting career is centered on petty flame wars, most of which she starts, and all of which make the media talk about her.

Sam Stein

Sarah Palin Complains About Invasion Of Privacy In New Reality TV Show | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The first episode of Sarah Palin's new show, "Sarah Palin's Alaska," has been placed online and it starts with what is now a familiar la...

Sarah Palin Author Joe McGinniss On Her Political Ambitions: 'She Wouldn't Settle For Being Queen Of Alaska'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Author Joe McGinniss spoke recently about the ambitions of his former neighbor, Sarah Palin, and the future of the state that she used to govern, seem...