BREAKING NEWS: Republicans don't like tax increases, whether they're a result of new legislation or simply allowing tax cuts to expire. SEE ALSO:-- Kurt Bills, GOP Senate candidate, says he'd support tax increase, fight Grover Norquist-- Obama up 7 in Minnesota, Klobuchar up 19, says new poll-- Mich ... More >>
Jon Stewart in full flight.Jon Stewart said last night on "The Daily Show" that he wanted to "move past Tucson" in his interview with Tim Pawlenty and talk about political rhetoric in general. Why, he asked Pawlenty, do Republicans treat Barack Obama as though he is something fundamentally diff ... More >>
How do you know when you're really, really, really ridiculously famous? When a tweet you compose about how you're not going to appear on a morning talk show gets picked up and reported by every news outlet in the country.
Is this another massive intelligence failure, or an excuse to revisit Monty Python? It's both, really.
As a young radical, Norm Coleman protested the Vietnam War. Now his support for the Iraq quagmire may swallow his political career.
After running out of old ladies to fire, the Star Tribune begins clipping the mentally handicapped
Attorney Joe Margulies on his new Gitmo book—and his Supreme Court win over the Bush crew
Special Prosecutor Patrick Fitzgerald isn't finished with the Bush White House yet
Gore Vidal on war for oil, politics-free elections, and the late, great U.S. Constitution.
Former Minnesota Senator and lifelong Republican Dave Durenberger on the rise of the new Bush Republicans in Minnesota and elsewhere
An afternoon with the holy trinity of terror
Kerry's gambit: If you can't say anything nice
The personal schmoozes the political at the world's most influential film fest
Ten thousand things strips down a Shakespearean monster
The Bush administration & the end of civil liberties
Drugs and terrorism: Who's pushing who?
One woman's memories of war and dreams of peace
Family values and the fight against AIDS