Three Dirty Little Words: Liberal Media Bias

“Are any of you voting for Mitt Romney?” host Jimmy Kimmel asked the audience at the Emmy’s last month. “Okay,” he said after listening to the smattering of applause, “there’s forty Republicans and the rest: godless, liberal homosexuals.” “Being a Republican in Hollywood,” he joked, “is like being a Chick-fil-A sandwich on the snack table…

Quote of the Day: Noam Chomsky

American decline is real, though the apocalyptic vision reflects the familiar ruling class perception that anything short of total control amounts to total disaster. Despite the piteous laments, the United States remains the world dominant power by a large margin, and no competitor is in sight… – Noam Chomsky (MIT)

Best of the Month: March 2010

10. What Makes Chechen Women So Dangerous? — Robert A. Pape, Lindsey O’Rourke, & Jenna McDermit, Lady Gaga vs. the Occupation — Thomas Hegghammer, and Hating Us for our Degeneracy — Daniel Larison 9. Study: Two-Thirds of Boys in Afghan Jails Are Brutalized — Gareth Porter, Iraqi Children’s Growth Stunted by War — BBC News,…

Best of the Week: March 21-27, 2010

We’re experimenting with a “Top 15″ instead of a “Top 10″ list for our “Best of the Week” series. Email me or post your comment below to let us know whether this version is better or worse. We hope the longer list will deliver something for everyone, but we don’t want to overwhelm you! —…

Best of the Month: November 2009

10. Why They Hate Us (I): Lessons from Civil War Reconstruction — Stephen M. Walt 9. The Hospital That Could Cure Health Care — Jerry Adler & Jeneen Interlandi and Shopping Around for the Best Prices in Medical Care — Walecia Konrad 8. Gaza, Gilad Shalit, Hamas, and Israel — Lawrence Wright 7. A Failure…