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Sheryl Longin is the author of Dorian Greyhound: A Novel and co-screenwriter of the movie Dick
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David Sirota and the Definition of Hate Speech

Monday, April 22nd, 2013 - by Sheryl Longin

In spite of all the scrutiny of his controversial Salon article, something fundamental has been overlooked, hiding in plain sight.

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People Died, Buchanan Lied

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008 - by Sheryl Longin

Pat Buchanan once again plays fast and loose with the facts to back up his ridiculous statements — this time about Iran.

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In Focus: Petraeus Speaks But Who’s Listening?

Tuesday, April 8th, 2008 - by Sheryl Longin

The U.S. general's appearance before Congress today was the perfect opportunity for grandstanding.

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In Focus: Dems Hemorrhaging Superdelegates

Thursday, March 27th, 2008 - by Sheryl Longin

They're being indicted and they're resigning. If this keeps up, which Democrat will suffer more come the convention?

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In Focus: Dems Debate Do-Overs

Thursday, March 20th, 2008 - by Sheryl Longin

The fact that the Michigan and Florida Democratic primaries are such a mess isn't good for democracy.

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In Focus: Countdown to Spitzer’s Resignation

Tuesday, March 11th, 2008 - by Sheryl Longin

Why hasn't the governor of New York resigned yet? Sheryl Longin has the details you're not likely to get from television pundits.

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In Focus: Clinton vs. Obama – It’s Getting Dirty

Thursday, March 6th, 2008 - by Sheryl Longin

Mud wrestling gets ratings, writes Sheryl Longin, but does it win elections?

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In Focus: No News, The Best News

Thursday, February 28th, 2008 - by Sheryl Longin

Sheryl Longin wonders why the lamest stories are so often the most popular.

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McCain and the Media: The Gift That Keeps on Giving

Thursday, February 21st, 2008 - by Sheryl Longin

Is Republican John McCain's unique relationship with the liberal media a liability or an asset for his presidential run? Sheryl Longin wonders.

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In Focus: The Politics of Torture

Thursday, February 14th, 2008 - by Sheryl Longin

Are Democrats using tortured logic to define McCain's vote against the Intelligence Authorization Bill prohibiting torture? Sheryl Longin wonders.

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In Focus: The Prince and the Pauper-ess

Thursday, February 7th, 2008 - by Sheryl Longin

Hillary eked out a Super Tuesday victory. Obama claims to have won more delegates. She is loaning herself money. He is rolling in dough. What does it all mean? asks Sheryl Longin.

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Midday: The McCain Surge

Thursday, January 31st, 2008 - by Sheryl Longin

Rudy and Arnold have thrown their support behind John McCain, the clear frontrunner for the Republican nomination. Sheryl Longin wonders if the Arizona senator will ever get the backing of the self-described purists of his party.

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A Real Health Care Crisis

Saturday, September 8th, 2007 - by Sheryl Longin

A little online research can be a dangerous thing when it comes to medical symptoms. PJM columnist Sheryl Longin writes about "one of the web's dirtiest little secrets" - Internet Induced Hypochondria.

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History Lessons

Sunday, August 19th, 2007 - by Sheryl Longin

thomas-crapper-4.jpgHaving trouble remembering your history lessons from grammar school? PJM columnist Sheryl Longin is too and thinks she knows why. The wrong things are being taught. Kids are interested in the history of how things work, not stories about Indians. And they should be!

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Confessions of a Reality Junkie

Saturday, August 11th, 2007 - by Sheryl Longin

PJM Columnist Sheryl Longin admits to spending too much time with the idiot box. Like a lot of us, she's become addicted to reality shows and she's trying to figure out why. Says Longin: "When I say addicted, I mean addicted."

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The Greyhound Gourmet

Sunday, August 5th, 2007 - by Sheryl Longin

It's no dog's life for some pets. Sheryl Longin tells the tale of her beloved greyhound Zane, his unusually refined palate - and lets us in on the secret ingredient to truly successful canine cuisine.

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