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Boehner’s Nightmare Just Came True

Kevin McCarthy throws the House into chaos by bailing on the speaker race.

What’s Happening in Syria Is Eerily Similar to the Start of World War I

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The Fundamental Thing About Steve Jobs That Steve Jobs Gets Wrong

Nobel Peace Prize Recognizes Tunisia

The only Arab Spring country that succeeded.


I Was Wrong About Ted Cruz

His anti-establishment campaign is a lot more successful than I predicted.


I Can No Longer Get a Decent Photograph of My Children

They refuse to be frozen in time, and so I can feel time slipping through my fingers.

Ted Cruz Is Scoring Some Big Wins and Emerging as the Bizarro Romney

At a Certain Age, It’s Impossible to Get a Good Photograph of Your Child

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