Three Things to Know About Paul Ryan's New Budget

The Wisconsin representative's plan is filled with distortions and half-truths. Here are a few things to look out for.

Walking While Black

If the colors here were reversed, if a white man were dead by gunshot, do you think for a minute that the black man would be walking around free?

Pick Me! Pick Me!

After being ousted from Harvard and leaving the Obama economic team, Larry Summers has now decided he wants to be president of the World Bank.

I'll Catch the Next One

Republicans have only the Tea Party to blame for the quality of their presidential contenders. 

George Zimmerman's Collaborators

If he gets away with killing Martin, it's not just the statute that bears responsibility.

The Javelin Takes Down a Saint

Secret Service code names leak out

Romney Gets Abstract On the Economy

He may not have much choice.

The Difference Between Contraception and Mainlining Heroin

Utah Governor Gary Herbert vetoed an abstinence-only sex ed bill, prompting the measure's co-sponsor to go on the offensive. 


This Station Is Non-Operational

Links for your evening.

A Remarkable Work of Staggering Dishonesty

Mitt Romney's latest speech

Election 2012, the Movie

What films do the presidential candidates think they're starring in?

"Stand Your Ground"

The Florida law that set the stage for the death of Trayvon Martin and many others.

Woody Guthrie at 100—at SXSW

Bruce Springsteen and others paid tribute to the legend.

Are Conservatives Getting Crazier?

It depends on how you look at it.

Correction of the Year

What responsible journalism looks like