Arthur Chu's ‘Jeopardy!’ Tactics Aren’t New. I Lost Because of Them.
February 04, 2014
Don't hate him for playing smart. Hate the game.
With All the Boycott Israel Talk, What Is BDS?
February 02, 2014
Depending on how you feel about the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, how should you feel about the BDS movement?
Why Is Lean In Valorizing This Republican Congresswoman?
January 31, 2014
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen certainly leaned in—made it harder for other women to do the same.
The self-important sports press should pipe down about Marshawn Lynch's pre-Super Bowl reticence.
Northwestern college football players have to work. They get paid to work. Now, they want a union. The NCAA is fighting it.
It's Time to Abolish the Super Bowl's Media Day
January 28, 2014
The Tuesday before the Super Bowl has become a gigantic waste of time.
Bill de Blasio Should Just Admit It: He Wants to Tax the Rich
January 27, 2014
Bill de Blasio wants to raise taxes on the wealthy to pay for public education. He should say why else he wants it.
Warren Comes to New York to Push Cuomo, and Maybe Clinton?
January 24, 2014
Elizabeth Warren came to New York City to put pressure on the moderate leaders of the Democratic Party.
Bill de Blasio's Crash Course in Pothole Politics
January 23, 2014
Bill de Blasio's welcome gift was a snow storm. How he (mis)handles it could help determine the effectiveness of his mayoralty.
Snowden Speaks, Says He Acted Alone. Should We Believe Him?
January 22, 2014
The Republican committee chairman suggests Edward Snowden is a spy. Snowden says he isn't. The case for believing neither of them.