February 12, 2014
A few facts and figures about the mammogram industry's bottom line.
If the researchers are right, screening all women starting at 40 yields a lot of false diagnoses—without any clear benefit.
February 11, 2014
George Will, Tea Party Tory
America's most famous bow-tied conservative has found his wild side.
Right-leaning mavericks Ted Cruz and Rand Paul have been among the Kirsten Gillibrand's most outspoken allies. What gives?
Fox Business is right to be scared of this provocative children's movie.
Debt brinkmanship has no place in democratic politics. This simple and reasonable legislation would end it.
It was the battles that came after it that really defined its impact.
Two Russian Women on a Sochi Train
I've learned long ago that some of the most interesting stuff happens on trains. Right now, I'm on one of the free commuter trains linking downtown Sochi to the Olympic Village and Krasnaya Polyana up in the mountains.
Why is the Russian winter sports machine in sixth place? Because most money for sports in Russia comes from the government—which spends it on fancy hotels, not athletic training.
Poor Johnny Quinn. The American bobsledder came to Sochi to bobsled.