Today's Five Best Columns
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Sep 16, 2009 11:34AM ET
Max Baucus contradicts his own calls for patience and bipartisanship
Sep 16, 2009 11:30AM ET
Op-eds cross party lines in a storm of strong reactions to the continued "You lie!" debate
Sep 16, 2009 10:25AM ET
Sen. Olympia Snowe backs out, leaving zero Republican support, but Democrats continue to hope
Sep 16, 2009 10:17AM ET
Columnists, and Jimmy Carter, voice concerns about racial undertones tied to Joe Wilson's outburst and a recent remark from Rush Limbaugh
Sep 16, 2009 10:06AM ET
Two conservative Davids, Frum and Horowitz, duke it out over whether Beck is helping their cause
Sep 16, 2009 9:40AM ET
The ACORN scandal grows, and editorial boards condemn liberal inattention
Sep 16, 2009 9:26AM ET
America's most recent success in hunting down terrorist leader in Somalia brings a mixed reaction
Sep 16, 2009 9:04AM ET
A tell-all book revealing his feelings on the 2008 Republican vice presidential candidate and her running mate, Sen. John McCain, alters his support dramatically
Sep 15, 2009 5:25PM ET
Previously a topic for conservative blogs and their enraged liberal attackers, ACORN has moved to editorial pages as scandal grows
Sep 15, 2009 4:43PM ET
Michael Lind says it's no coincidence that ethnically homogeneous countries have the most generous health care
Sep 15, 2009 3:24PM ET
Obama curses, the statement gets tweeted and the world agrees, but is it the end of Twitter?
Sep 15, 2009 2:35PM ET
The ideological leader of libertarian thought may be a driving force of today's conservatism
Sep 15, 2009 9:57AM ET
The world's most enigmatic terrorist puts out a new audio tape labeling Obama weak and blaming 9/11 on the Israel lobby. Commentators try to read between the lines.
Sep 14, 2009 3:12PM ET
The country's top pundits demand the president jettison congeniality and assert himself at home and abroad.
Sep 14, 2009 1:40PM ET
The D.C. fire department pegged 9/12 turnout in the tens of thousands--the largest conservative protest since Obama has been in office. Why the argument?
Sep 14, 2009 1:25PM ET
Republicans highlight the best parts and anticipate the criticisms
Sep 14, 2009 10:36AM ET
Columnists say some Americans still can't accept a black man as president
Sep 14, 2009 10:14AM ET
There's nothing new to be said about the health care debate, right? Wrong!
Sep 11, 2009 5:35PM ET
Writers from around the country see the new census data as more reason to pass a bill, any bill
Sep 11, 2009 3:52PM ET
Unfinished. Here's why.
Sep 11, 2009 3:41PM ET
Support for Al Qaeda is dropping in countries it considers home, yet Bin Laden still walks free. Commentators debate what it means going forward.
Sep 11, 2009 9:16AM ET
The president joins columnists in commemorating the eighth anniversary of the attacks
Sep 10, 2009 6:11PM ET
Robert Scheer commemorates 9/11 by asking what would have happened if Manhattan had been nuked.
Sep 10, 2009 4:05PM ET
A brief round up of strange reactions to the President's health care speech
Sep 10, 2009 3:42PM ET
Reacting point by point, he rebuilds the intelligent case for dissent
Sep 10, 2009 2:56PM ET
Many of the country's poor are obese—is it fair to guilt them?
Sep 10, 2009 10:49AM ET
Liberals make Joe Wilson an Internet meme
Sep 10, 2009 10:09AM ET
On the eve of the eighth anniversary, columnists say there's a right -- and a wrong -- way to commemorate the attacks
Sep 10, 2009 10:06AM ET
Conservatives warily endorse or condemn Joe Wilson
Sep 10, 2009 9:50AM ET
Obama descends into the fray to pick a fight with health care foes. How have they responded?