Post Archive

March 21, 2009

After "choking on anger" over the AIG bonuses (which his Treasury Secretary sought to protect) and praising the House bill to take back the bonuses,...

I couldn't agree more with J. G. Thayer about both presidential humor and Barack Obama's apparent lack thereof.  But I would put in a good...

Big Labor's fan club in the blogosphere had been hawking some sort of business community "compromise" on card check. A crack in the anti-card check...

In praising President Obama's video message to Iran, Joe Klein wrote, "The Iran message--already being criticized by neolithic conservatives--is part of a strategy: make it...

Even the New York Times has figured it out. Well, at least one columnist. Joe Nocera writes: By week’s end, I was more depressed about the...

Humor is a tricky thing. Political humor, especially when practiced by a politician, doubly so. Poking fun at someone is a superb way of undercutting...

The Obama administration has been making noise about using the budget reconciliation process, rather than the normal legislative process, to ram through health care and...

The Washington Post's Dana Milbank not so gently mocks gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe's bombastic style of politics. But did he bury the lede? McAuliffe, describing his...