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Commentar: The forever economic slump Commentar: The forever economic slump
6 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
It’s hard to believe, but almost six years have passed since the fall of Lehman Bros. ushered in the worst economic crisis since the 1930s. [Read More]
Commentary: Growing U.S. role in Iraq
6 weeks ago -
Is it right to kill in order to prevent greater killing? A “yes” answer to that question was behind the atomic bomb decision that ended World War II. [Read More]
Commentary: The Bacall standard Commentary: The Bacall standard
6 weeks ago - - DAVID BROOKS
“I believe the really good people would be reasonably successful in any circumstance,” the detective writer Raymond Chandler wrote in his notebook in 1949. If Shakespeare came back today, “he would have refused to die in a corner.” [Read More]
Commentary: Two dams at risk for catastrophe Commentary: Two dams at risk for catastrophe
6 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
This is a tale of two hydroelectric dams. Two dams far from each other, either of which could produce the next great humanitarian crisis. [Read More]
Commentary: Character attacks protected by law? Commentary: Character attacks protected by law?
6 weeks ago - - GENE LYONS
Recently a friend posted a video on Facebook that he asserted would demolish the Godless theory of evolution. [Read More]
Commentary: Robin Williams: comedy, tragedy Commentary: Robin Williams: comedy, tragedy
7 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
Robin Williams made me cry. Like his mentor, the late Jonathan Winters, Williams, who committed suicide Monday, made me laugh so intensely tears would come to my eyes. [Read More]
Commentary: Don't dismiss the humanities Commentary: Don't dismiss the humanities
7 weeks ago - - NICHOLAS KRISTOF
What use could the humanities be in a digital age? University students focusing on the humanities may end up, at least in their parents’ nightmares, as dog-walkers for those majoring in computer science. [Read More]
Commentary: Obama has reached Carter moment Commentary: Obama has reached Carter moment
7 weeks ago - - MARTIN SCHRAM
Belatedly — but, we hope, finally! — we are witnessing the beginning of the end of the Carterization of Barack Obama’s presidency. It has come not a moment too soon. We can only hope that it is real and not too late. [Read More]
Commentary: It's the loyalty, stupid Commentary: It's the loyalty, stupid
7 weeks ago - - MAUREEN DOWD
I talked to Robin Williams once, about breasts. In 1993, when he played a prim British nanny in “Mrs. Doubtfire,” I went to interview him at his Pacific Heights house. [Read More]
Commentary: Political talk chases Facebook friends
7 weeks ago -
Facebook: Talk politics and see how long your 'friends' last [Read More]
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