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Conservatives, Reactionaries, and Backlash

Is the left unwittingly fueling a reactionary moment?

The Fine Line Between Nationalism and Racism

Andrew Sullivan wonders, “Will there always be an England?”

Andrew Sullivan Gives The Boeing Back

The world’s most prolific blogger is leaving corporate media and opening the tip jar.

Andrew Sullivan: What Obama’s Critics On The Left And Right Are Missing

Conservatives are rejecting Andrew Sullivan’s Newsweek essay out of hand, but they ought to pay attention to what he’s saying.

Ron Paul Won’t Be The Nominee, Much Less President

Ron Paul is surging in Iowa. He’s in 3rd place in the national polls and has been for most of the race. He’s not Mitt Romney.

Torture Creep?

The defense of torture as an extreme measure for extraordinary circumstances has evolved.tortu

Andrew Sullivan: Obama Screws Over Young Supporters

Andrew Sullivan is finally fed up with Barack Obama.

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Anti-Christian Terrorism: Blame Bush!?

Andrew Sullivan makes a rather bizarre charge offhandedly: “Who among the neocons would have thought that one of George W. Bush’s final legacies would be bringing pogroms, bombings and genocide to Christians in his new zone of freedom?”

Where Are America’s Pubs? Why, America of Course.

Some DC based hipsters want to know why America doesn’t have good pubs like in London. It turns out, they’re everywhere.

America’s OTHER Largest Army in the World

The hunters in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, Michigan, and West Virginia alone would comprise the largest army in the world.

Why Airline Food Sucks

Airline food sucks. Mostly, it’s the food. But it’s also the altitute.

Conservatives and Racism, Take MXLVI

Rush Limbaugh is apparently not impressed with Barack Obama’s presidency. That doesn’t make him a racist.

Justifying Marijuana Laws

The mental gymnastics people go through to justify their position on marijuana legalization are exhausting.

Andrew Sullivan on Charlie Rose

A fascinating discussion about the nature of blogging.

Andrew Sullivan’s Daily Dish Turns 10

Andrew Sullivan has been blogging for a decade now. He remains one of the few truly indispensable bloggers.

Civil-Military Relations and Partisanship

Many commenters on civil-military relations change their tune according to whose ox is gored.

TED Talks: Online Ivy League?

An essay claiming that the TED talks are “the new Harvard” is gaining some traction from a lot of people who ought know better.

Conservative Media Bias

Conservatives have long complained about liberal media bias. But conservative media seems to be much worse.

Andrew Sullivan Dives Right Back Into Trig Trutherism

Andrew Sullivan is back from vacation and back obsessing over the birth of a two-year old kid in Alaska.

Dave Weigel Calls Out Sully’s Trig Trutherism, On Sully’s Blog

Over at The Daily Dish, Dave Weigel hit the nail on the head in his criticism of Andrew Sullivan’s bizarre obsession with a two year-old infant.

HIV Treatment: So Far and Yet So Far Away

Despite new breakthroughs, an HIV vaccine is still some ways off. But, my, we’ve come a long way.

Waterboarding and ‘Torture’ in the American Media

Did the American media cover up torture by the Bush Administration?

African Solidarity in the World Cup

Africans are rallying around the Ghanaian World Cup team, putting aside stark differences. Should we be surprised?

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