President-elect Donald Trump’s flirtation with Mitt Romney as a possible pick for secretary of state has injected a sliver of hope and change into an evolving administration that could use some.
As the first presidential debate approaches, fists clench, jaws tighten and invectives giggle in anticipation. Game on!
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She didn’t want to say she was sick.
Hillary Clinton, that is, who recently has suffered coughing fits followed Sunday by... Read more
The animal kingdom will have lost one of its staunchest defenders when the Oval Office is abandoned by Barack Obama, who through a series of... Read more
When Donald Trump says he has a great relationship with “the Blacks,” I wonder if he also gets along well with the Smiths. We know he’s... Read more
Hey, it’s August. It’s what we do.
Apparently, Carlos Danger, aka Anthony Weiner, is still sexting, if you believe his... Read more
Every couple of years or so, I feel the need to whine about the plight of newspapers. It’s August. I’m Trumped out. So today’s the day.... Read more
No one would mistake Roger Ailes for a ladies’ man, at least not without a fistful of dollars — or a garter belt.
So... Read more
If political conventions tell us anything beyond the predictable, the one held last week in Cleveland and the other going on this week in... Read more
Imitation may be the highest form of flattery, but plagiarism, not so much.
This is especially so if you’re Melania Trump... Read more
Of all places.
But of course a terrorist in love with death would choose one of the... Read more
Perusing the wires on a deadline morn, I was struck by a constellation of intellectuals struggling to translate the relative meanings of... Read more
Watching Hillary Clinton beaming sidewise on stage as Elizabeth Warren taunted Donald Trump brought the Wrigley twin ditty to mind: Double... Read more
From Shanghai to Paris to Moscow, the world has been watching to see how the U.S. election is affected by the latest terrorist bloodbath on... Read more