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A ‘Driver’s License’ for Anonymous Internet Commenters?

Wednesday, February 10th, 2010 - by Ron Rosenbaum

A modest proposal for anonymous, abusive Internet commenters.

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Is This the True Spirit of the Republican Party?

Friday, January 29th, 2010 - by Ron Rosenbaum

I’m not accusing all Republicans of holding the same views as Andre Bauer (R-SC), but I haven’t heard many cries of outrage or calls for disavowal.

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Tort Reform Ignorance

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010 - by Ron Rosenbaum

The instances of medical malpractice are so numerous that making it more difficult to sue the greedy incompetents who perpetrate these crimes should be prevented.

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Brothers Deserves the Oscar More Than…

Monday, January 25th, 2010 - by Ron Rosenbaum

Ron Rosenbaum's pick for the best Iraq war movie of 2009.

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My Theory on Clinton’s ‘Coffee’ Remark

Monday, January 11th, 2010 - by Ron Rosenbaum

Wouldn’t the whole episode make more sense if Bill was deliberately out to sabotage his wife’s run in ways she’d never know?

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Was the Times ‘Hoaxed’ by TMZ’s JFK Nudes ‘Scoop’?

Monday, December 28th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

This could be the media story of the decade in a nutshell.

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American Exceptionalism and the Sin of Pride

Saturday, December 26th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

Isn’t humility supposed to be one of the cardinal virtues?

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Bill Clinton: Lower Than a Yard Dog

Friday, December 18th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

Bill Clinton is back in the news, reminding us once again what a hard-core lout lies just beneath the surface.

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Wall St. Bankers Break Through My Outrage Gridlock

Thursday, December 17th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

The fat cats of Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, and Citigroup turn out to be scaredy cats.

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When Global Warming Advocates Trivialize the Holocaust

Sunday, November 29th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

Comparing warming skepticism to Holocaust denial is simply disgusting.

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Obama: Refuse Your Nobel Until the Iranians Give Back Shirin Ebadi’s

Friday, November 27th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

The symbolic crime against the human rights lawyer should not be allowed to pass unnoticed.

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An International Women’s Brigade for Afghanistan

Tuesday, November 17th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

Like the volunteers who fought the Spanish fascists in the 1930s, why not an international brigade of women to fight the Taliban?

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Why This Liberal Democrat Wants Corzine to Lose in New Jersey

Saturday, October 31st, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

I don't want people like the New Jersey governor buying the Democratic Party.

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The 2007 NIE Was a Deliberate LIE

Monday, September 28th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

When are the pundits who relied on the discredited National Intelligence Estimate on Iran going to fess up that they were had?

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Obama and ‘Solutionism’ at the UN

Thursday, September 24th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

The president remains an optimist about human nature, despite the evidence in front of his eyes.

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Why Are Jews Liberals?

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

The answer is clear — yet complicated.

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Underestimating Palin, Liberals Lose on ‘Death Panels’

Friday, August 28th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

Many liberals dismissed her charge as just plain dumb, as they think she is. But it was a brilliant, carefully crafted phrase by a sly politician.

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Enough with the Hitler Costumes Already!

Saturday, August 15th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

The overblown comparisons — from both the right and the left — demean the memory of his victims and survivors.

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Heresy: Michael Jackson Wasn’t That Good

Sunday, June 28th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

He was more King of Trainwreck Celebrity than he was King of Pop. (Also read Richard Fernandez on The Mother of All Media Freakshows)

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Obama Brings Chicago Politics to the Middle East

Tuesday, June 9th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

Timing his Cairo speech just before the Lebanese elections was a brilliant move. And it got results.

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Thank You, Thank You, Cowardly Commenters!

Sunday, May 24th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

Thanks for validating my thesis that anonymity is what turns web commenting from free expression into a digital lynch mob.

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Come Out, Anonymous Coward Commenters! This Is Your Chance

Monday, May 18th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

You won’t have to skulk around knowing you’re too timid to stand up for what you believe in.

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Dijon? Please. The Great Junk Food Challenge

Sunday, May 10th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

The single worst piece of fast food ever ...

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Word to the Blogosphere: Stop Preaching to the Choir

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

Hysterical intolerance of other points of view has increasingly become the norm on both sides of the blogosphere.

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Clarence Thomas and Liberals Agree on Regulation

Monday, March 9th, 2009 - by Ron Rosenbaum

Even Justice Thomas recognizes the value of preserving regulatory law. Maybe it's time to admit liberals are right on this one.

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