Given the chance to write an essay on the woman she admires most, Republican U.S. Senator Susan Collins, of Maine, pointed to one of the other nineteen women in the senate: Missouri's Claire McCaskill.
If you're one of the five remaining speakers of "Yuchi" -- a near-extinct Native American language in Oklahoma -- your tweets will look insane, even to those within your linguistic group. That's because the "@" character is part of your alphabet, so whenever you type it in, Twitter will wrongly thin ... More >>
Following a speech yesterday billed as an effort to brainwash the youth of this nation, but turned out to be nothing more than a harmless pep talk (how shocking!), President Barack Obama took time to answer questions from high school students in Arlington, Virginia. One of those questions came from ... More >>
Joe Biden, champion of the working class. Joe Biden, who commuted from Delaware to D.C. with the regular folks on the Amtrak. Working-class Joe, born in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Some say it's a mythical legend, that of the blue-collar Joe Biden and his rags-to-riches journey to the top.The senator-tu ... More >>
Michael Moore’s pill goes down easy, but his diagnosis of U.S. health care still devastates.
Health, in life and film, dominates Cannes.
Rush Hour 3 director Brett Ratner has been called a fauxteur, a womanizer and, worse, over budget. Why you should take him seriously anyway.
The Year in Review: A Quiz
The critical response to the new Liz Phair album is senseless, sexist and stupid
Dick Morris pipes up, the Bishops come to town and I-70 gets no respect
The left, turning right, was plain wrong to attack pop culture
A Run-act play starring the Simmons brothers, Russell and the Rev
Week of July 25, 2001
Directed by Randy Barbato and Fenton Bailey
Basic Instinct author crawls up Bill Clinton's pants and hangs on tight