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The principles and promise of Obamaism.
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The last humiliations of Larry Craig, who knows what Rod Blagojevich meant about giving up a Senate seat for bleeping nothing.
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In Idaho’s 1st District, they don’t make right-wing nuts like they used to.
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Why Democrats needn’t rush to trash Sarah Palin.
Ralph Reed’s novel plan to blow up the GOP Convention.
The Olympics ad this administration doesn’t want you to see.
Could Romney be the first completely programmable running mate?
Why fireworks are safer than the Supreme Court.
How Pat Moynihan predicted Vito Fossella.
Idaho puts a felon on the ballot with Clinton and Obama.
The most interesting Web sites, books, and magazines about American politics.
The Democratic case for why McCain should pick Romney.