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Archive for the 'ana marie cox' Category

“The Truth is Always More Heroic Than the Hype”

Wednesday, April 25th, 2007

Swampland points out a couple things yesterday and today: * Tillman/Lynch testimony and the Marine who tallied can’t-recalls at the Gonzales hearing * Stewart vs. McCain: no contest

Vonnegut On the Virtues of Farting Around

Thursday, April 12th, 2007

Ana Marie quotes Kurt.

You Can Almost See Her Eyes Rolling

Tuesday, April 10th, 2007

A TIME property displays writing with personality and (gasp) insight. Now that’s news. (or is it blogging?)

“Concern Trolling”

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2007

The White House further hunkers down on its trip along the low road by implying that a rogue ex-aide might not be of right mind.

Sometimes The Jokes Just Govern Themselves

Friday, March 9th, 2007

The Administration has often been described as homophobic, but now we can point to its homophonia, as well.

Tucker Carlson: “Perplexingly Still Employed”; cnn.com Enables Gazing At Navelgazers

Wednesday, November 8th, 2006

Being otherwise occupied, I watched very little of MSNBC’s election coverage last night. Thoughfully, CJR Daily lets me know what I missed. cnn.com figured viewers of its Pipeline service deserved their $2.95-a-month’s worth and broadcast a feed of a bunch of bloggers sitting in a DC bar looking at their computers. I watched for about [...]

Oktoberfest: Republicans Self-Destruct

Monday, October 2nd, 2006

Ana Marie Cox logs four ongoing Republican debacles.

As The Nation Magazine Used To Say: The Weak In Review

Monday, August 7th, 2006

Time.com’s new Washington editor runs down last week’s political happenings.

She Used To Satirize The Mainstream Media; Now She Are One

Thursday, July 27th, 2006


Guess Who My Money’s On?

Tuesday, July 25th, 2006

Ana Marie Cox takes on Katha Pollitt’s recent output. I wish I had an easy answer about how to navigate between stridency and submission. Then again, I wish Katha Pollitt did too. Had Dorothy Parker not been cremated, you can bet she’d stretch a skinny wrist from the grave to pat Ana on the head [...]