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

Here He Comes To Save The Day (He's Only A Little Late)!

John McCain Knew The Future In The Past Because He's Always Lived There

John McCain's got quite the storied past, which is probably why he lives there most of the time! But yesterday he had more of a Back To The Future moment in which he justified his past positions based on current events that he knew then were going to happen but not because they would be an obvious result of the action… » 8/08/08 10:00am 8/08/08 10:00am

Why Is It That Elaine Donnelly Can't Stop Thinking About Gay Sex?

Elaine Donnelly is a crazy right-wing lady who hates the idea of gays in the military so much that she just can't stop thinking about all the perverted things they do to one another and how other completely heterosexual people like her might get caught up in homosexual behavior. And if that sounds like the start to,… » 7/24/08 10:30am 7/24/08 10:30am

Airport Sedition: The Surge Isn't Working And Neither Is John McCain's…

I'm chilling out at Frankfurt Airport, desperately trying not to eavesdrop on any of the completely uninteresting conversations going on around me or gag from the smells of weird German lunch meats wafting up from the group of old people eating behind me. Luckily I have the redesigned Washington Independent's … » 7/16/08 10:00am 7/16/08 10:00am