| Oct 31, 2011
— The Eagles could rightfully have been arrested for what they did to the Dallas Cowboys Sunday night, administering a near-perfect beating that left their NFC East rivals bloodied and humiliated and possibly in search of a good attorney following a...
| May 2, 2012
| 11:44 PM
"Never has a player so good been seen by so few people. As Bob (Costas) said that I was one of the few lucky ones. I saw him play in high school and I covered him his entire ABA career. He was a combination of Jerry West, Oscar Robertson, Sam Jones, and...
| Feb 28, 2010
There's a fault line opening in John McPhee. After 28 books and countless essays, he is giving us, bit by bit, a more personal sense of who he is. In a recent, beautiful piece for the New Yorker, he combined an essay on pickerel with memories of his...
| Dec 31, 2007
As the front-running Democratic presidential hopefuls barnstorm this snowy state in the final days before the caucuses, Barack Obama, Hillary Rodham Clinton and John Edwards agree on at least one thing: Voters should choose the candidate who will be...
| Jul 18, 2010
The Lakotas and the Black Hills
The Struggle for Sacred Ground
Viking: 228 pp., $22.95
Despite the presence of Mt. Rushmore, the Lakotas, who have lived in that region since the late 1700s and early 1800s, believe that at least a...
| Feb 4, 2008
| 10:58 AM
Move over Super Bowl. Now it's all about Super Tuesday.
In the countdown to the biggest primary day in American electoral history, candidates and their surrogates raced across the country today like athletes in the last quarter of a pivotal game. With 24...
| Sep 15, 2008
Today's question: Is California today better or worse off since Schwarzenegger became governor in 2003? Was Gray Davis' recall a mistake? Does the proposed recall of Schwarzenegger by the prison guards union have any merit or pose a threat to his...
| Sep 16, 2008
Today's question: Will Arnold Schwarzenegger be able to fulfill his promise to never raise taxes? Previously, Boyarsky and Bradley debated whether California is better off under Schwarzenegger.
Fix the entire tax structure Point: Bill Boyarsky
| Sep 19, 2008
What should we expect Schwarzenegger's legacy to be? Does he have a future in politics after he's out of office? Who, if anyone, might be his natural heirs? Previously, Bradley and Boyarsky discussed the governor's brand of "post-partisanship," his veto...
| Sep 17, 2008
Today's question: Was Schwarzenegger right to veto the budget? Has the governor done anything different from the way Gray Davis handled or would handle the budget? Previously, Bradley and Boyarsky discussed Schwarzenegger's promise to never raise taxes...
| Sep 18, 2008
Today's question: How successful or unsuccessful has Arnold Schwarzenegger's brand of "post-partisanship" been? Has Schwarzenegger been able to translate his popularity into effectiveness? Previously, Boyarsky and Bradley discussed the governor's budget...