“Nationalization” re-enters the American vocabulary
|By: BMiller224 Friday October 17, 2008 2:09 pm|
The Republicans’ operative definition of “patriotism”; everyone calling the President the “Commander-in-Chief”; having to rely on comedians to ask national leaders the tough questions; and the press’ seeming loss of the ability to fact-check.
|By: BMiller224 Thursday October 16, 2008 8:16 am|
Polls suggesting that Democrats have a big disadvantage generally in national security affairs need to examined carefully because it’s not quite that simple.
|By: BMiller224 Wednesday October 15, 2008 7:59 pm|
Obama sounded like a President and a serious leader. McCain sounded like a cranky old man who operates on Bircher conspiracy theories and can hardly focus on an issue.
|By: BMiller224 Wednesday October 15, 2008 6:08 am|
Gene Lyons looks at the current tone of the Republican campaign in light of the Party’s record over the last two decades
|By: BMiller224 Tuesday October 14, 2008 4:03 pm|
The financial crisis presents Obama and the Democrats a tremendous opportunity – if they can manage to rise to the task
|By: BMiller224 Monday October 13, 2008 10:20 am|
Marureen Dowd”s bizarre twice-weekly column in the New York Times has to be one of the strangest and saddest phenemena in mainstream American journalism right now
|By: BMiller224 Sunday October 12, 2008 1:21 am|
German historian Norbert Frei has a new book on “the 68ers”, which in German means roughly what “the Sixties” means in Germany
|By: BMiller224 Friday October 10, 2008 12:53 am|
Business reporting in the mainstream may not be as dysfuntional as political reporting. But it’s not exactly the best imaginable, either.