On the Word "Faggot"

Making terms taboo has the paradoxical effect of giving them more power.

Why Windows 8 Might Force Microsoft into the Laptop Game

Commodity hardware isn't enough to provide a great experience.

Not Everyone Can Be a Radical

What we talk about when we talk about marriage equality

The Outline of Victory, or Defeat

The latest poll from NBC News and The Wall Street Journal gives us a glimpse at what November might look like.

Bain Isn't Going Anywhere

Even if most Americans can't recall which company Mitt Romney worked for.

The Return of President Sullivan

U.Va's Board of Visitors reinstates the formerly deposed president.

On "Owning" Health Care

I'm skeptical Republicans will suffer that much.

Tom Corbett's Scary Plan for Pennsylvania Welfare

If his proposal is passed, it will prove a mess for counties to put into place.

A National Right to Vote

Why we need to establish guaranteed access to the ballot booth.

The Army's Bizarre Cover-Up

A general’s blunders may end his career, but won't have much of an impact on Obama's electoral chances.

Lockheed Martin's Creative Lobbying

They know how to play this game.

The Misery of the Romney Spokesperson

It's not easy being vague.

Who’s Sovereign Now?

Antonin Scalia’s double standard for states’ rights

Give Them Papers, Please!

The long-term solution to the federal-state standoff over immigration isn't litigation.