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MAUREEN DOWD

Maureen Dowd writes a column for the New York Times.

Articles by MAUREEN DOWD

Commentary: My head's exploding
7 weeks ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
Why can’t we? Who would have thought that Iraq imploding would give the mountebanks who tricked us into war a chance to rear their heads and seek rehabilitation — somehow grabbing onto the hellish spiral as proof that they were right in their original wrongness? [Read More]
Commentary: Pot rules in Colorado Commentary: Pot rules in Colorado
11 weeks ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
In the last chapter, I covered how not to get high. In this one, I will cover how to get high. [Read More]
Commentary: Don't harsh our mellow, dude Commentary: Don't harsh our mellow, dude
11 weeks ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
The caramel-chocolate flavored candy bar looked so innocent, like the Sky Bars I used to love as a child. [Read More]
Commentary: A past not past Commentary: A past not past
11 weeks ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
As I walk up to Bobby Van’s Steakhouse in Washington, D.C., to meet Gerry Adams, I’m surprised to see him sitting alone outside. Wearing a dark three-piece tweed suit with a green ribbon on the lapel, the alleged terrorist on the terrace is calmly reading some papers. [Read More]
Commentary: Some like it crackling Commentary: Some like it crackling
12 weeks ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
Some people have such a radical vitality, such an electric consciousness, such a lifelong love affair with the world that when they stop breathing, it’s like a wind dying, like the waning and disappearing of a light. [Read More]
Commentary: Remember to forget Commentary: Remember to forget
13 weeks ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
The Right to Be Forgotten. It sounds like the title of a classic novel about desire and memory, perhaps Marcel Proust’s sequel to “Remembrance of Things Past.” [Read More]
Commentary: A lesson from Condi Commentary: A lesson from Condi
14 weeks ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
There has been much mockery of political correctness run amok on college campuses this spring, with knots of know-it-all students and teachers knifing their commencement speakers. [Read More]
Commentary: The Speaker's sand trap Commentary: The Speaker's sand trap
14 weeks ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
The Speaker is hitting the links. “This is a Tee Party I can live with,” he grins, as he puts a tee emblazoned with “Speaker Boehner” into the turf. [Read More]
Commentary: Burning the beret Commentary: Burning the beret
15 weeks ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
Monica Lewinsky says she would meet me for a drink. I’m game. [Read More]
Commentary: Is Barry whiffing? Commentary: Is Barry whiffing?
16 weeks ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
Stop whining, Mr. President. And stop whiffing. Don’t whinge off the record with columnists and definitely don’t do it at a press conference with another world leader. It is disorienting to everybody, here at home and around the world. [Read More]
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