The Many Ways To Say "Hillary Stole Obama's Balls"

The suggestion that the president may have heeded several liberal interventionists in his own administration — including Hillary Clinton, U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice, and National Security staffer Samantha Power — has inflamed a boys-against-girls war. Just ask Andrea Mitchell. » 3/22/11 2:26pm 3/22/11 2:26pm

Maureen Dowd, ball's in your court.…

Worst Of The Best: A List Of Lists

'Tis the season for "best of" roundups, and along with the best clothes and movies and clips are some really...dubious lists. Herewith, some of the very worst of the best to pass through our long-suffering mailboxes: » 12/29/09 3:00pm 12/29/09 3:00pm

Dick Cheney: Obama Advertising "Weakness" by Showing Respect Abroad

Tricky Dick 2.0 thinks Obama's foreign policy strategy is stupid, but Ben Smith points out the Nixon bowed to Mao, G.H.W. Bush bowed to the casket of WW2-era Emperor Hirohito, and, well, our nation still stands. [Politico, Politico, NY Times] » 11/17/09 12:30pm 11/17/09 12:30pm

Hillary: Kicking Ass, Taking Names, and Making It Look Easy

Over the last nine months, Beltway pundits and insiders have cracked jokes about Clinton's standing in the Administration. But this month, HRC is riding high in the polls and dominating the media. Who's laughing now? » 10/16/09 6:00pm 10/16/09 6:00pm

Afghanistan Reviewing "Legalized Rape" Law

Under pressure from such leaders as Gordon Brown, who asserted that he wouldn't have British troops fighting for a democracy that "is infringing human rights," Afghanistan is reconsidering a recent law that legalized marital rape. » 4/05/09 4:30pm 4/05/09 4:30pm

Geeking Out With Rachel Maddow Over Cocktails, Lip Gloss & Politics

Back in August, I was lucky enough to interview Rachel Maddow at the Democratic convention; now, 6 months - and one anchor chair - later, I got to check in and see how everything's going. » 2/27/09 3:00pm 2/27/09 3:00pm

Still Totally Obsessing Over Hillary?

If you, too, can't get enough Hillary Clinton news and ephemera, check out Foreign Policy's new "Madame Secretary" blog, where one of us is guesting this week to talk confirmation hearings and pantsuits. [Madame Secretary] » 1/12/09 3:30pm 1/12/09 3:30pm

Sarah Palin Is Annoyed, And We Don't Care

Nancy Pfotenhauer Prefers The Soft Bigotry of Low Expectations To…

The McCain campaign, led by Nancy Pfotenhauer Pfuckingsucks » 9/29/08 1:40pm 9/29/08 1:40pm, started its war of expectation management today by . Pfuckingsucks told Steve Doocy that "normally, in Vice Presidential debates, you see a more even-handed approach" to picking questions about foreign and domestic policy. Oh really? Let's check that…

North Korea To Eat Again!

Yo citizens! North Korea was just about to celebrate its 20th anniversary on our State Sponsors Of Terrorism list when Condi Rice went and pulled them abruptly off it. Now she's telling everyone we'll be sending them food and shit!! Megan is skeptical about this, but with food prices where they are right now and all… » 6/26/08 10:30am 6/26/08 10:30am

Hillary And American Sexism…Really Guys? Still?

On Sunday, George Will wrote a column arguing that Hillary's loss is its own proof that sexism wasn't the reason she lost. Hmmm, illogical-sounding! And yet compelling nonetheless. Because thanks to TNR I had just read a collection of thirty-something thoughts culled from more than a dozen anonymous emails from… » 5/20/08 10:00am 5/20/08 10:00am