February 2013 Archive

Woods Obama

Why Obama Gave Woods a Mulligan

By Matthew Stevenson: Headline in the Times: Woods and Obama, a Weekend Pairing That Can’t Help but Draw Attention 'Speaking on behalf of the White House Correspondents ...

Michael Goldfarb

Times Profiles Michael Goldfarb: A Rightist Liar & Bomb Thrower Who Is Just Doing It For Israel

By MJ Rosenberg: Sunday’s New York Times features an important piece...

David Brooks

David Brooks, Obama Plan Birther, Repents!

By Jonathan Chait: As a general rule, the craziest, most rabid, most provably false political ideas come from the political extremes. They flourish within small ideological ...

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When False Claims Drive the Debate

By Steve Benen: As best as I can tell, New York Times columnist David Brooks is a well-connected pundit. Powerful people return his phone calls, and when he ...