John Boehner lives! But was the outcome ever really in doubt?
W. James Antle III | All Articles
It's a new movie coming to a theater near you: White men can't brunch.
Want to get your New Year started off right? Let's recap 2014's biggest blunders from the left. (Why only seven? Our time is limited.)
The two major political parties' most famous former Klan leaders are back in the news, thanks to revelations that House Majority Whip Steve Scalise addressed (or sort of addressed) a group of white racists in 2002.
New Orleans attorney Ben Bagert was the Louisiana Republican Party's choice to take on Democratic Sen. J. Bennett Johnston, with 451 out of 792 delegates' votes at the state party convention. But just days before the open primary election, he dropped out.
Before Jeb Bush announced he was "actively exploring" a presidential bid came news he was just as actively seeking a way to avoid appealing to conservatives. (The Bushies prefer the word "pandering.")
Christmas is over, but in Washington the Festivus-like airing of grievances never ends.
The city of Ferguson, Mo. already has a Nixon. What it may need is an Agnew.
Republican Charlie Baker will be the next governor of Massachusetts, defeating Democratic Attorney Martha Coakely-- her second high-profile defeat.
Democrat Seth Moulton turned back Richard Tisei's bid to become Massachusetts' first openly gay Republican congressman.
In a few hours, Martha Coakley will either lose her second straight high-profile race or be dragged across the finish line by a well-oiled Democratic turnout machine in a state where just 13 percent of registered voters are Republicans.
The United Nations is meeting under Vladimir Putin's watchful eye --- but outside the public's --- to build support for higher tobacco taxes and cigarette advertising bans.
Almost two years ago, I crowned Jim Webb America’s most disappointing senator.
Much has changed in the thirteen years since America was attacked. At least one thing has remained constant: the stupidity and futility of 9/11 truthers.
I once frequented a bar where one of the regulars would always toast the Washington football team with its fight song before downing a shot: "Hail to the Redskins!" His girlfriend, a Dallas Cowboys fan, would without fail retort, "To hell with the Redskins!"
Jesse Benton’s story is a parable for the liberty movement, that heavily young group of libertarian-leaning activists taking the GOP by storm, no matter what you think of the scandal that led to his resignation from Mitch McConnell’s campaign.
“There is no ‘racial divide’ on the Ferguson story,” says the headline of a Tommy Christopher post on something called the Daily Banter, “only stupid white people vs. everyone else.”
To paraphrase the late Biggie Smalls: Mo Brooks, mo' problems.
Addressing the cool kids at Rolling Stone during his ill-fated presidential campaign, John Kerry attempted to explain his vote for the Iraq War.
Cigarettes, the government warns, can kill you.