Sean Hannity said that Sarah Palin was "absolutely qualified to be Commander In Chief." What was he really thinking? "If this ditz is ever Commander In Chief I could conceivably run for President myself."
Big Three Automakers,
The more Ford, GM and Chrysler talk about their electric vehicles, the more they appear to be actually innovating, instead of stagnating.
Mary Schapiro's advocacy for FINRA's flawed mandatory arbitration process - and her antipathy for investors' rights -- disqualifies her from confirmation as head of the SEC.
Help me. I'm confused. Are we supposed to ignore the past, forget finger-pointing and blame-gaming and look forward? Or are we supposed to demand accountability? Or some third option?
By the 1960's, evolutionary theory had settled into a comfortable paradigm called the Modern Synthesis.
General Shinseki has the potential to be an effective and dedicated advocate for veterans of all generations. But nobody gets a free pass. The Senate must ensure that he is the right person for a very tough job.
I am convinced that it is impossible to have a virtuous fast food restaurant, especially if fast food still insists on world domination. For me, thinking big in the food system always means a degradation of quality.
Fairfield Greenwich Advisors,
Madoff Ponzi Scheme,
Woodward and feeder fund mogul Walter Noel were cut from the same cloth -- bigwigs who traded on their insider status to access special information, and who ignored the incriminating evidence hiding in plain sight.
Obama's dinner with conservatives indicates that he is completing the job of detaching the conservative intellectual elite from the GOP itself.
President-elect Obama, we are calling on you to be the president who ushers in the time of women.
Wall Street Crisis,
Obama ran as both the candidate of change and the candidate of pragmatism and bipartisan action. So does he tell the story of our economic collapse and what we need to do about it without mentioning that someone actually caused it?
The Bush White House and its State Department in their final days continue to be oblivious to irony, or at least to the almost comical aspects of their records and official statements.
A visit to the Galapagos is something of a pilgrimage for biologists; relative to their tiny area, these islands have contributed a disproportionate amount to our understanding of life on this planet.
This song popped up at the end of a session in NYC last month. We recorded it that night before we went home. Hope you enjoy this little Shakey Pix video we did last week. I'll be with you on the 20th.
This weekend, Bush will have the honor of proclaiming his eighth National Sanctity of Human Life Day; his seventh while US troops are actively engaged in killing people. That's a new record for a president. See, he's not a failure at all.
A source inside the room tells me Membership First beat back the majority (composed of moderates) on the SAG Board.
Gaza Journalists Ban,
Israel Gaza Airstrikes,
Israel Gaza Operation,
Israel Ground Invasion,
Journalists In Gaza,
The absence of international journalists from the streets of Gaza allowed Israeli spokespersons to spin the rational of the war mostly unopposed.
One way that anti-government ideologues turn people against their own government is by tricking people into misunderstanding how taxes work and what government does for them.
We need to help the majority of doctors redesign the way they "do business." That includes changing incentives so that a small minority of physicians don't benefit from doing the wrong thing.
John Lennon Peace Tower,
The Blue Lagoon,
The Today Show,
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