Today's Five Best Columns
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Sep 29, 2009 9:16AM ET
After a summer of furious political fighting over health care reform, the Senate finally tackles the "public option" today
Sep 29, 2009 8:14AM ET
What did Hitler, FDR, and Obama have in common? Thomas Sowell's figured it out: dangerous intelligence
Sep 28, 2009 5:14PM ET
Many American columnists can't understand why Europe wants Roman Polanski to be free
Sep 28, 2009 3:52PM ET
Reactions to the president's push to lengthen the school year
Sep 28, 2009 3:09PM ET
Joan Z. Shore says she'll never forgive the Swiss for turning over the talented director--and convicted rapist -- to American authorities
Sep 28, 2009 2:45PM ET
Is the "VRWC" out to get Obama or is the former president just paranoid? Five takes on Clinton's latest claim.
Sep 28, 2009 2:37PM ET
Columnists and bloggers takes sides on the controversial director's arrest three decades after he sexually assaulted a minor
Sep 28, 2009 9:56AM ET
A liberal at the New Republic tests the left's resolve: Should we torture Najibullah Zazi if it would save save lives?
Sep 25, 2009 12:53PM ET
Damon Linker and Jonah Goldberg duke it out over the meaning of conservatism
Sep 25, 2009 10:20AM ET
Arrests in Colorado, Texas and Illinois spark debate over legal powers and the implications for U.S. military efforts abroad
Sep 24, 2009 4:49PM ET
Tom DeLay's dance performance prompts the question of whether Americans are too swayed by disgraced politicians' redemption campaigns
Sep 24, 2009 3:33PM ET
A breakthrough trial sparks measured hope among scientists and bloggers
Sep 24, 2009 3:32PM ET
The National Review's Michael Ledeen on Obama's love of tyrants
Sep 24, 2009 3:17PM ET
Liberal writers claim a small victory as the President changes his mind on institutionalizing preventive detention.
Sep 24, 2009 2:53PM ET
The press just can't get enough of lauding the city's "transformation"
Sep 24, 2009 2:26PM ET
Former White House officials split over Matt Latimer's book, but it really may be about conflicting loyalties to their old bosses
Sep 24, 2009 11:47AM ET
Bill Sparks, hanged on a tree with "fed" written on his chest, raises the risks of wild speculation
Sep 24, 2009 9:31AM ET
Speculation about who will fill the Senate seat ends, as Michael Dukakis comes up short again
Sep 24, 2009 9:15AM ET
The community organizing group sues to save its reputation and funding on Capitol Hill. Pundits say it's probably a lost cause.
Sep 24, 2009 8:46AM ET
Embracing imperfection or pushing too hard could both mean political catastrophe for Democrats in 2010
Sep 23, 2009 5:27PM ET
Columnists duel over which is the real Pittsburgh--the ailing industrial hub, or the 21st-century miracle?
Sep 23, 2009 2:45PM ET
Her first international speech wins some cheers and plenty of scorn
Sep 23, 2009 11:20AM ET
On the surface, the White House has clamped down. But did it repudiate Bush-era abuses--or has it merely disguised them?
Sep 23, 2009 11:05AM ET
The Giant receiver got two years for gun possession. Democratic Underground wonders where his defenders are.
Sep 23, 2009 9:01AM ET
The controversial talk-show host draws more fire from the right
Sep 22, 2009 5:46PM ET
Obama's Sunday skirmish with George Stephanopoulos sets off a debate over constitutionality, health care policy, and taxes
Sep 22, 2009 5:27PM ET
The campaign for appointing the former Massachussets governor and presidential candidate is gaining steam, but so is criticism
Sep 22, 2009 1:39PM ET
On "Dancing With The Stars," DeLay cements his legacy in all the wrong ways
Sep 22, 2009 11:16AM ET
Conservative writers disavow the controversial talkshow host, who claims he would have voted for Hillary Clinton
Sep 22, 2009 10:57AM ET
Pundits have been longing for someone to save health care from the moment it was introduced