Kevin Mahnken

The Best State of the Union Addresses, Ever
January 26, 2014

When President Barack Obama delivers his sixth State of the Union address to Congress on Tuesday, he is expected to address ways of combatting economic inequality, as well as reforming immigration and the NSA.

Kiefer Sutherland and Ray Liotta Are the New Most Interesting Men in the World?
January 06, 2014

Does every liquor really need its own "gentleman" spokesman?

Billy Joel!?!?
December 30, 2013

It's time to end the worst awards show in America

Scott Brown Is a Carpetbagger—and There's Nothing Wrong With That
December 11, 2013

Scott Brown Is Getting Ready to Run in New Hampshire—And Take On American Politics' Most Fatuous Tradition

All of These Famous People Visited Nelson Mandela's Tiny Prison Cell
December 06, 2013

Evo Morales, Beyonce, Tariq Aziz: Sooner or later, everyone visits Mandela's cell in Robben Island.

Four Frightening Charts About America's Struggling Lower-Middle Class
December 04, 2013

The people the pols praise are having trouble making ends meet.

The Fox News Canon
December 03, 2013

What would a liberal arts education look like from the conservative network's biggest stars? We built the bookshelf. 

Obama and Sebelius Still Can’t Decide Whether Is Ready
November 27, 2013

The only question is when the administration will decide to toss her.

Democrats Will Pay for Nuking the Filibuster. But They Would Have Paid, Anyway.
November 22, 2013

After today’s Senate vote to eliminate the use of the filibuster for presidential nominees (except for the Supreme Court), Mitch McConnell vowed revenge. Evoking the tragicomic specter of unified Republican control over government, the minority leade

The Ten Baddest Elizabeth Warren Clips Out There
November 10, 2013

As chronicled in Noam Scheiber's cover story this week, Elizabeth Warren's unapologetic populism and intellectual credentials have endeared her to those on the left looking for a champion.