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Monday, May 23, 2016 - 12:00am
    If you wonder whether Donald Trump's lack of experience in the national security arena could hurt his candidacy, consider Senator Angus King, the only independent in Congress. After a recent trip on the "doomsday plane,...
Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 6:00pm
    That was pretty snarky of TV’s Samantha Bee to enlist Michelle Branch to retool her 2000 hit “Goodbye to You” as “Goodbye to Cruz.”     However, when Branch sang of Ted Cruz, “I...
Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Bernie Sanders is playing a dangerous game. If he and his campaign continue their scorched-earth attacks against the Democratic Party, they will succeed only in one thing: electing Donald Trump as president.     I...
Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 4:00pm
    What a political roller-coaster of a year it's been. A month ago, pundits were praising the superior delegate-counting operation of Ted Cruz. Today, he's out of the hunt and Donald Trump, not Cruz, is the Republican Party...
Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Donald Trump's release of a list of his possible Supreme Court choices raises a question. Why don't most presidential candidates let voters know who they will appoint to the court or the Cabinet or other high offices if they...
Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 2:00pm
    If anyone reading this column still believes in the "Olympic ideal," please give me a call: I've got a stadium in Rio de Janeiro I'd like to sell you.     Discredited long ago by the very corruption...
Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 1:00pm
    As Bernie Sanders and his enthusiastic followers cling to their hope to survive in the fight for the Democratic presidential nomination, some of them seem to be veering into self-destructive behavior more associated with the rival...
Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 11:00am
    The British electorate does not need Americans to tell them how to vote in the June 23 referendum, and I wouldn't dare try. I have always had great admiration for the British people -- and great respect for the country's...
Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 10:00am
    The new housing that developers have been building in America's cities in recent years hasn't necessarily been cheap housing.     This is perhaps most glaringly apparent in Manhattan, where the prices of...
Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 9:00am
    "Yoshikado-sensei said, 'They're still there. Spear them! Spear them!' and it was really fun. I was tired, but I realized that even one person can kill a lot of the enemy."     So wrote Mihoko...
Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 8:00am
    The success of Bernie Sanders' insurgency is a marvel and an achievement.     His showing is a mark of the anger and frustration felt by so many Americans over the abuses of capitalism that led to the crash of...
Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 7:00am
    Internet researchers have long known that the Chinese government manipulates content on the Internet. Not only does it engage in heavy censorship, but it also employs hundreds of thousands of people, the so-called "50 cent army...
Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 12:00am
    At this point, the best thing Bernie Sanders's supporters can probably do for his reputation is to vote against him in the remaining primaries and caucuses.     Hillary Clinton long ago wrapped up the nomination...
Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 9:00pm
    (WARNING: this post contains plot spoilers to "Captain America: Civil War." Also, this column is called 'Spoiler Alerts,' for goodness sake. You get the idea.)     The plot question that sets "...
Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 8:00pm
    If "the truth is out there," as they used to say on the old "X-Files" program, Hillary Clinton says she's eager to expose it.     No, she's not talking about her controversial email server...
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