Jacob Heilbrunn

Mary, Mary, quite contrary

July 8, 2020 2:35 pm

Trump's niece digs into the family psyche

john bolton

The ill-timed revelations of John Bolton

June 17, 2020 4:41 pm

The books hit Trump

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How much does Trump’s rift with military brass matter?

June 15, 2020 5:34 pm

He knows that the military rank and file largely support him

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War footing: can Trump turn left-wing protests into victory?

June 1, 2020 10:23 pm

At bottom, Trump has always been an escape artist

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The Washington war zone

June 1, 2020 12:24 pm

The contrast between Reagan era optimism and Trump era decline could hardly be more striking

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Salvant grace

May 13, 2020 5:38 pm

Cécile McLorin Salvant’s shock of the new

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If the NeverTrumpers are so insignificant, why is Trump so fixated on them?

May 5, 2020 5:07 pm

They’ll be waiting for you on the dark side of the Moonface

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Liberate…Michael Cohen?

April 17, 2020 4:52 pm

He’s siding with the rebels who are painting the economic shutdown as a plot not just against America but preeminently Trump himself

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Has Fauci become the James Comey of the scientific community?

April 13, 2020 7:15 pm

Trump has sent a warning shot in the doctor’s direction

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How delaying the DNC helps Biden

April 2, 2020 6:01 pm

The original mid-July date simply allowed too much time to elapse between the Democratic and Republican conventions

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Donald Trump’s wishful Easter deadline is a trap for Democrats

March 25, 2020 11:28 am

Unlike the economy, he isn’t too big to fail

benny golson

Tenor badness

March 22, 2020 5:01 pm

Benny Golson, last legend of bebop

Joe Biden

Coronavirus keeps the spotlight on Trump and away from Joe Biden

March 20, 2020 3:17 pm

The less the latter appears in public, the more popular he will become

Bernie Sanders

Bedtime for Bernie

March 10, 2020 11:08 pm

The socialist sleeps tonight after Mini Tuesday thrashing

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Warren’s decision not to endorse a candidate is a kind of endorsement

March 5, 2020 11:44 am

If she were truly committed to Sanders and his share-the-wealth gospel, she would plunge in

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Joe Biden could torch Trump

March 3, 2020 10:46 pm

Exit polls showed that moderate and conservative voters regarded Sanders as about as enticing as the coronavirus

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All aboard the Biden train

March 2, 2020 2:26 pm

Klobuchar & Co. are doing everything in their power to avoid running an impotent Sanders

Bernie Sanders

Sand-storm! Bernie is coming for Trump

February 22, 2020 11:54 pm

What happens in Vegas should scare the Trump

cyrus chestnut

Cyrus the Great

February 22, 2020 8:17 am

A night at Blues Alley with the mighty Chestnut

roger stone

Can Roger Stone rely on a Trump pardon?

February 20, 2020 4:55 pm

The trial itself has already played into Trump’s hands

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Who saw that coming? Trump acquitted

February 5, 2020 5:35 pm

Impeachment ends with a whimper, despite Mitt Romney’s best efforts

pete buttigieg

No one saw Pete Buttigieg coming except himself

February 4, 2020 5:45 pm

Are the establishment figures of the Democratic party falling by the wayside?

lamar alexander

Lamar Alexander clears the way for an unbound Trump

January 31, 2020 12:14 pm

But no one has done more to bolster Trump’s fortunes than Mitch McConnell

bolton

The Bolton blindside

January 27, 2020 11:47 am

When I met him on the eve of the Iraq war, he struck me as perhaps the most straightforward of the bunch

igor fruman

Is Igor Fruman cooperating with the feds?

January 24, 2020 6:32 pm

Trump’s paladins understood that by ‘take her out’, Trump didn’t mean ask her to go to a fine restaurant or the ballet