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ivan-g-goldman's picture
Apr.29.2011
"I heard he was a terrible student, terrible. How does a bad student go to Columbia and then to Harvard?" --Donald Trump in an Associated Press interview       It's at that point where the interviewer is supposed to stop the interviewee and ask him, "You hear? Hear from where? What...
earl-merkel's picture
Apr.25.2011
NEWS FLASH: 7:17 PM EDT, April 25 2011: Fox News anchor Shepard Smith announces: "Fox News can confirm that President Obama is an American citizen."    Speaking on-air in an afternote to a news item reporting that evangelist Franklin Graham had joined the ranks of those asking why the...
clinton-fein's picture
Apr.12.2011
Despite a recent article, Budget Showdown: Senate Democratic Women Preserve Party’s Principles by my friend Tanya Domi about those Democratic lawmakers who stood up for Planned Parenthood (and those Republican women who didn't), it's obvious that this problem transcends party politics and national...
ganesh1982's picture
Apr.10.2011
WE all have seen politicians, in every election, promoting ‘soundbite economics’.  Recently, I saw Obama’s economic election campaign in social network website ‘Facebook’ and also in media. Many people are reckoning President Obama is no different than any previous president. Though he was elected...
ganesh1982's picture
Apr.10.2011
The recent Libya crisis has brought tremendous dramatic changes in Obama’s new geopolitical landscape. Though president Obama is an enthusiastic advocate of Washington’s superpower, but  he is struggling hard to stabilize his domestic policy in order to restore his lost popularity for a second term...
ganesh1982's picture
Apr.10.2011
The recent Libya crisis has brought tremendous dramatic changes in Obama’s new geopolitical landscape. Though president Obama is an enthusiastic advocate of Washington’s superpower, but  he is struggling hard to stabilize his domestic policy in order to restore his lost popularity for a second term...
earl-merkel's picture
Apr.01.2011
It's April 1 --known gleefully as "April Fool's Day"-- when we gullible types are the foils of those who prey on our innocence with outlandish, often incredible, stories. Everybody gets a healthy guffaw from this (tho the laugh of the "fool-ee" is usually somewhat strained).  So...
joan-annsfire's picture
Mar.20.2011
RIDAY, MARCH 18, 2011Zero Tolerance for IntoleranceA handful of high-profile, media "progressives," John Stewart and Stephen Colbert leading the pack, have been promoting a harmful ideology that proposes that any display of anger, passion or deep emotional engagement in political struggle...
bernadette-jansen-op-de-haar's picture
Mar.08.2011
Arnold Jansen op de Haar’s column this week features Colin Firth (of course), Elvis Presley, Crown Princess Máxima, President Obama & Pieter Bruegel the Elder. It contains gems like this: This week I caught myself in the act of practising a Colin Firth in front of a mirror. Sometimes I invent...
ivan-g-goldman's picture
Feb.20.2011
“We’re broke.”   The House speaker says it, the Wisconsin governor says it. In fact, Republicans and their Blue Dog pals use these two words as an excuse for everything from depriving babies of their formula to punishing NPR for occasionally reporting facts. Once they get a slogan working for...