Germany Looks at Russia and Ukraine and Sees 1914
March 13, 2014

World War I analogies are everywhere in the German press.

Pundits Are Running Out of Lunatics to Compare with Republicans
October 15, 2013

Trotsky? Taken. Col. Kurtz? Spoken for. The punditocracy is dangerously low on unique historical analogues for the GOP.

Countdown to Shutdown
September 29, 2013

The year 1996, the last time the GOP took its toys and went home rather than fund the government, hasn’t loomed so large in Washington since it actually was 1996.