Why You Shouldn't Vote For A Bad Guy With Good Positions

I was one of those voters who didn't really care who Bill Clinton was shtupping in the 90s. When he got caught with his cigar in Monica Lewinsky (possibly the best non-euphemism ever), I was nearly 21 and was really curious why, as a feminist, I was supposed to be all freaked about a woman my age having consensual… » 11/04/08 5:00pm 11/04/08 5:00pm

With "Friends" Like Jesse Jackson, Does Obama Need John McCain?

Jesse Jackson used to be considered a great man and a great civil rights leader. He was considered MLK's protégé, he was the first African-American candidate to run a credible campaign for the Democratic nomination, he helped free hostages, he fought for social justice... And yet, somehow, with the United States… » 10/15/08 6:00pm 10/15/08 6:00pm