Media Totally Fine With Obama Firing Insubordinate Underling

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
Barack Obama laughing [Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images]

It’s time to play: Guess That President!

Growing List Of Generals Calling For Disarming Populace

Politics | Jonah Bennett
General McChrystal speaks at the Wall Street Journal's CEO Council meeting in Washington

‘My name might not carry much weight, but Gen. Petraeus, Gen. McChrystal, they do’

Inside The Conservative Effort To Woo A Third Party Challenger

Elections | Alex Pappas
U.S. Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE) speaks at the American Conservative Union 2016 annual conference in Maryland March 3, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron - RTS95HM

No potential candidates have publicly expressed interest

'This Town' Author Can't Name A Single Person In DC Who Inspires Him

The Mirror | Betsy Rothstein

‘I’m not playing coy’

Brad Pitt to play Gen. Stanley McChrystal

Entertainment | Taylor Bigler

In the movie based on Michael Hastings’ book, ‘The Operators’

Stan McChrystal takes on Colbert: Bring back the draft

Politics | Jamie Weinstein

‘I think service made me better than I would have been otherwise’

Journalist Michael Hastings killed in fiery L.A. crash

Video | Tim Cavanaugh

Reporter who ended Gen. Stanley McChrystal’s career dies at 33

The most significant (and oddest) political moments of 2010 - TheDC

Politics | Jon Ward

2010 was much more than the election; let’s look back

Obama's terrible, horrible, no good, very bad year - AP

Business | admin

From the start, 2010 delivered a string of setbacks that built up to an electoral shellacking come November, to use the president’s own word

Obama's War - TheDC

Politics | Jon Ward

Influential think tank calls on Obama to ‘own’ Afghan war, give clear long-term troop commitment

TheDC Interview: P.J. O'Rourke - TheDC

Politics | Mike Riggs

How to interview P.J. O’Rourke on drugs while getting your mind blown and not embarrass yourself

Obama is losing U.S. troops' hearts and minds

Editorial | Dennis W. Bartow II

An Army veteran says President Obama’s policies are hurting troop morale.

Negotiating With Terrorists - TheDC

Politics | Amanda Carey

Lawmakers suggest negotiations with the Taliban as the U.S. military prepares to leave Afghanistan next year

Afghan War Diary; anti-war activism at its worst

Opinion | Ed Ross

What’s most disturbing about The Afghan-War-Diary reports is that they provide information on intelligence sources and methods that aid and abet the enemy

Gingrich: Afghanistan 'is not going to end well' - Des Moines Register

Politics | Pat McMahon

Former GOP House Speaker speaks out on the war and his potential run for President in 2012

Questions raised over Afghan rules of engagement - TheDC

World | Caroline May

As the Taliban in Afghanistan ramp up attacks, American troops are reportedly more anxious than ever to relax the strict ROE

Gates names Marine general to head CentCom - TheDC

US | Sonja Elmquist

If confirmed, Mattis would replace Gen. David Petraeus, who last week assumed command of U.S. troops in Afghanistan

Money, power, and greed

Opinion | Bill Regardie

When General Stanley McChrystal was relieved of command last week because of the Rolling Stone article, it opened up a strange new world for this highly decorated and respected military leader

Is President Obama sending mixed signals on bipartisanship?

Opinion | Aaron Guerrero

At the moment, the political climate in Washington is filled with toxicity, a place where partisan warfare has become the daily norm and election year politics are the determining factor in how willing both parties are to work with one another