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Pundits' New Lament: Clinton Might Win, But She Won't Win The Right Way
Senior Fellow, Media Matters for America
That distant rumble you're hearing from the Beltway is the sounds of pundits eagerly excavating as they dig up the campaign goal posts established for Hillary Clinton's presidential run and reset them during the middle of the race.
Why Jeb Matters -- what his campaign meant
Political strategist and analyst
The Role Moderate Republicans Played in Passing the Civil Rights Act of 1964
The fire that swept America in early 1964 was a derivation of the one that incinerated the nation in 1861: the scourge of slavery and the curse of segregation that followed the Civil War.
Washington May Be Broken Now, But the Future Is Up for Grabs
Writer/Editor; Music Publisher
Politics is ugly, always has been but the framers invented a government that would embody all the messy contradictions without threatening the collapse of the system.
Border Dance: India and Pakistan's Daily Ritual
Independent TV & Radio Host, ex-BBC & Al Jazeera
How Pakistan and India's daily ritual reveals more about their similarities than their differences.
Sarah Palin and Anti-Intellectualism in American Life
English professor, Miami Dade College
Like George W. Bush, Sarah Palin fears self-evaluation and contemplation. They both prefer to be ruled by their gut instincts. Of course, they're too arrogant and insecure to acknowledge when these instincts lead them astray.
Todd Purdum: Obama, Crowley, Gates Should Drink Same Beer
Sarah Palin Has Captured Our Imagination
Author of Newser.com's Off the Grid column
Each Palin disaster, instead of spelling the end of her, sets the story up for a new chapter -- even if it's a new disaster.
Palin, Vanity Fair, Envy, and Hate
Why do so many on the left have such an unhinged hatred of Sarah Palin? Why do so many alleged feminists and female members of the mainstream media openly and gleefully despise Palin?
Todd Purdum Discusses His Vanity Fair Article On Palin: "Desperate" Decision That Revealed McCain's "Appalling Egotism" To His Staffers
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In Defense of Clinton and Band
If Clinton were going to get credit for the good he has done over his political and private career, it would require many more pages than those dedicated by
to besmirch his name.
The Clintons' Media Payback List: Drudge, Purdum, Olbermann, Matthews (And All Of MSNBC)
Frank Rich Defends Former Colleague Todd Purdum: "Not Every Reporter For The
Is Great, But This Guy Is A Great Reporter"
In Account of Huff Post Scoop,
Draws the Line at "Scumbag"
Author of ten books, film producer
I would argue that Clinton would not have apologized if he had not used the word "scumbag." But he realized that using that word made him look like a, well, "scumbag."
This May Be the Last Time, Bill Doesn't Know
New Orleans writer, music person
After Bill Clinton's
"I want to say also, that this may be the last day I'm ever involved in a campaign of this kind"
statement in South Dakota, here's how I picture his final primary morning.
Bill Clinton's Sad Response to a Magazine Piece
piece discusses Bill Clinton's business conflicts, his glitzy, inappropriate friendships and asserts that he has been nothing but a drag on his wife's campaign.
Why It's Time to Retire the Term "Citizen Journalist"
Freelance writer, Santa Monica CA
Getting Bill Clinton to go nuts over somebody writing unkindly about him, and doing it by waving the red-flag words "hatchet job" in his face, isn't called "journalism." It's called "poking the bear."
When Ex-Staffers Rat You Out
Fortune columnist and best-selling author of business books
Two events in the media happened recently that gave me, as a manager of other people, a cold shudder down the back of what's left of my spine.
Bill Explodes But Then Apologizes
Wouldn't it have been better for Hillary, if, on the eve of the last two primaries, as practically everyone has her finally quitting the race, for Bill to have just kept his mouth shut?
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