Politico

The Chris Christie-Rand Paul War That Wasn't
August 01, 2013

We think of the days when the Hearsts and Pulitzers of this country fanned the flames of war to sell newspapers as long behind us, but as it turns out, it’s an impulse that’s alive and well in certain newsrooms.Did that strike you as needlessly hyper

All Aboard the Nate Silver Bandwagon!
July 23, 2013

It’s been a marvel these past few days, watching Washington players who mocked or dismissed prognosticator extraordinaire Nate Silver rushing to get on his right side, even as some act as if they never questioned him to begin with.

Why Washington Is So Sick of Rosario Dawson
July 23, 2013

Last week, Politico published a list of the fifty "Politicos to Watch." Perhaps the sexiest category on the list (unless you’ve got a thing for “Data Gurus” or “K Street Jumpers”) was “Politically Active Celebrities,” featuring Bradley Cooper, Kerry

Gone Journophishin’
Political journalists find refuge in a Phish listserv
July 11, 2013

Financial analyst Dan Greenhaus’s hits on CNBC, couched in jargon, typically attract little more than the bored stares of traders looking up from their monitors.

Bobby Jindal, Meet Strunk And White
June 18, 2013

Barely had the executive jets departed Boston's Logan Airport filled with disappointed Mitt Romney backers after the 2012 election than Bobby Jindal was out of the box declaiming on what the Republican Party needed to do to win back the White House.

"What Part of 'Politico' Do You Not Understand?"
A conversation about the dark art of driving the conversation
June 18, 2013

A conversation about the dark art of driving the conversation.

RIP, Washington Examiner: Why Washington Still Needs its Own Tabloid
June 14, 2013

Today is the last day of publication for the daily Washington Examiner.

The Art of the Washington Photobomb
On Capitol Hill, the web meme is a daily fact of life
May 06, 2013

On Capitol Hill, a popular web meme is a daily fact of life.

Eulogy for the Blog
As the 'Times' moves to eliminate theirs, we should remember its golden age
April 26, 2013

As the 'Times' moves to eliminate theirs, we should remember their golden age.

Behind the Cringeworthy Curtain
Politico's piece about Mark Leibovich's book is exactly what's wrong with 'this town'
April 26, 2013

Politico's piece about Mark Leibovich's book is exactly what's wrong with 'this town.'

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