Today's Five Best Columns
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Mar 21, 2014 11:57AM ET
Four years later, the jury is still out on whether the Affordable Care Act works.
Mar 20, 2014 1:14PM ET
Scott Brown's Obamacare-is-bad campaign hit a bump when one voter said that Obamacare had actually helped his family a lot. That will probably happen again.
Mar 20, 2014 9:40AM ET
Obama appeared on The Ellen Degeneres Show to pitch healthcare to young adults and moms. Ellen took the opportunity to gloat over having the most retweeted tweet of all time, thanks to her star-studded Oscar selfie.
Mar 19, 2014 6:00PM ET
A version of medical malpractice reform embraced by the Republican party — one of the ideas being considered as part of the Obamacare alternative in the House — was ruled unconstitutional by Florida's (conservative) Supreme Court.
Mar 19, 2014 12:25PM ET
There are still 12 days left in Obamacare's open enrollment period, but the insurance industry doesn't need to wait for final enrollment numbers to know that they'll raise prices.
Mar 18, 2014 4:33PM ET
Columnists on the left and right are convinced that low Obamacare enrollment in the 18- to 34-year-old range is a sign of millennials defecting on Obama. It's more complicated than that.
Mar 18, 2014 11:25AM ET
Good news for President Obama: health experts agree that the exchanges have enough people to work economically. The bad news: numbers matter on a state-level — and some states aren't doing too well.
Mar 17, 2014 5:47PM ET
House Republicans are finally putting their weight behind a single Obamacare alternative plan. It looks really familiar — and voters in close Congressional districts will soon hear a lot about it.
Mar 17, 2014 1:30PM ET
Tyler Perry's Single Moms Club has the distinct honor of being the least outrageous, most competent, and lowest grossing film (so far) that Perry has ever made.
Mar 17, 2014 10:15AM ET
In this week's Good Wife episode, Alicia gives a speech about opting back into the workforce. But really its a speech about seducing your old boyfriend for a job and, eventually, becoming a capital-B Boss. (Spoilers ahead.)
Mar 14, 2014 5:52PM ET
The nation's sickest patients will have one more month to transition into Obamacare, thanks to another extension from the administration.
Mar 14, 2014 11:26AM ET
Obama said on Friday that Obamacare's 4.2 million enrollments were likely sufficient for the law to work. He might want to hold off on that prediction — at least until everyone pays.
Mar 14, 2014 9:50AM ET
The 'too long, didn't watch' version of the administration's latest video campaign is: If you love your mom, you'll get insurance. Plus, celebrity endorsements!
Mar 12, 2014 6:18PM ET
Lady Gaga's album-themed charity only gave out $5000 in grants in 2012, after spending $1.85 million on lawyer, PR and social media fees.
Mar 12, 2014 3:29PM ET
The first step to controlling any nation is controlling the media, which is why Russia is cracking down on its "independent" journalists in the wake of its non-invasion invasion of Crimea.
Mar 12, 2014 11:13AM ET
Jimi Hendrix's estate has finally decided to go along with a biopic, which is bad news for John Ridley's Jimi: All Is By My Side, but good news for those of us who want a Hendrix biopic with actual Hendrix songs.
Mar 11, 2014 4:57PM ET
In 10 years finding and sharing information through the internet will be so ingrained in our lives that we'll take it for granted, according to the experts surveyed by the Pew Research Center.
Mar 11, 2014 3:14PM ET
Sarah Jones' death last month while shooting Midnight Rider was both a tragic accident and a rally cry for safer film sets. Now investigations on the local, state and federal level are looking in to who is at fault for putting the crew in danger.
Mar 10, 2014 4:50PM ET
As far as disastrous Obamacare exchanges go, Maryland has taken the lead.
Mar 10, 2014 12:51PM ET
The latest in Obamacare controversies: Inmates are eligible for expanded Medicaid, which means prisons can pass inmate health care costs on to the federal government
Mar 10, 2014 9:09AM ET
After an eight week hiatus, The Good Wife is taking us back to familiar territory — everyone is in trouble with the law.
Mar 7, 2014 4:29PM ET
House Republicans decided Thursday night to tie the passage of the doc fix to a 10-year delay of the individual mandate. If that sentence means nothing to you then you're in the right place.
Mar 7, 2014 11:09AM ET
Everyone on this show is the worst, yes, but we're focusing on the most manipulative, abusive, and overall most destructive couples on the show. Love is dead.
Mar 6, 2014 6:19PM ET
Two surveys released Thursday found that only ten percent of uninsured people who qualify for private insurance have signed up for Obamacare, according to The Washington Post.
Mar 6, 2014 5:54PM ET
I, Too, Am Harvard is a play, a Tumblr, a video, and a hashtag all geared towards raising awareness about the experiences of black students at Harvard University.
Mar 6, 2014 1:39PM ET
The Government Accountability Office announced on Wednesday that it will look into the problems with the nation's five really bad state-run Obamacare exchanges.
Mar 6, 2014 10:12AM ET
Diogo Morgado, who last played Jesus in Son of God, is set to co-star in a new CW pilot starring other above-average individuals, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Mar 5, 2014 6:27PM ET
The House on Wednesday held its 50th vote to repeal and/or alter Obamacare. It went as you might expect: passed the House, won't become law.
Mar 4, 2014 1:01PM ET
Sen. Harry Reid will appear before the senate Tuesday to elaborate on his criticisms against the Koch brothers, whose Americans for Prosperity PAC recently released a series of misleading anti-Obamacare ads, according to Politico.
Mar 4, 2014 9:32AM ET
The Obama administration is expected to announce sometime this week that the "keep your plan" fix will be extended another year, preventing a wave of cancellations weeks before the midterm election, reports The Hill.