Like many in the media, the New York Times columnist emphasizes minor positions while minimizing the Kentucky senator's more important stands.
Watch Jonathan Tobin try and fail so that you're never tempted to downplay the awfulness of cable news.
Perverse incentives reward people who treat politics as war and discourage everyone else from opposing them.
They urged a war of choice that required more sacrifices for fewer benefits than any democracy would long permit.
Exposing the most egregious examples isn't "gotcha" -- it's an attempt to prevent errors in judgment like the ones that I once made.
Revisiting a particularly irresponsible column published prior to the Iraq invasion now that its wrongheadedness has been proven
The Internet affords cheap, easy access to priceless information. But local news coverage is a casualty of its rise.
Few hawks who treated them shabbily have reflected on their behavior in reminiscences about the conflict.
The former Bush lawyer suggests that if you think the war was a mistake, you must also support returning Saddam Hussein's family to power as a remedy.
Amy Kremer says Americans have no choice but to trust the president in matters of foreign policy. This is what she thinks limited government is?
A subculture that prided itself on media criticism missed the MSM's errors -- and sometimes exacerbated them.
Bill Kristol suggests in his most recent column that America spent the decade "not policing the world." Not so, says the historical record.
A new RNC report frets about its inability to reach people who don't already identify as partisan Republicans.
A controversial Philadelphia Magazine story raises that question by anonymously airing the racial views of white people.
Ezra Klein rose to prominence as a progressive. Now he says he's just data-driven. But there's more to policy than that.
The joystick is seized. The claw is positioned within the lobster tank. It descends on your command. Are you sure you want to claim your prize?
The black market in marijuana causes staggering amounts of death, corruption, and incarceration. Failing to confront that is deeply irresponsible.
The most popular conservative demagogue in America signals that hawkish foreign policy dogma may be losing its hold on the GOP.
If speaking times show who matters to the movement, here is who's in and who's out. Ted Cruz gets the most time of all, Rick Santorum the least.
If the Obama Administration's definition of "combatant" is absurd on its face, Americans don't have to accept it.