| Mar 11, 2013
| 11:48 AM
Even Thomas Schaller would agree that statistics don't lie ("The myth of 'liberal media bias,'" March 6). Liberals make up only 20 percent of the electorate, yet they dominate the media.
One only has to watch Judy Woodruff hyperventilate when speaking...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 7:50 PM
Gerald D. Klee, a retired psychiatrist and LSD expert who participated in experiments with the hallucinogenic drug on volunteer servicemen at U.S. military installations in the 1950s, has died. He was 86.
Klee died Sunday of complications after...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 6:36 PM
You receive your real estate assessment and wonder if it accurately reflects the value of your home compared to those of your neighbors.
An entrepreneur wants to start a business near your home and you want to know how it will affect traffic on your...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 10:41 AM
This is the thing that gets me: On March 5, I saw the front page headline — "6 killings continue violent 2013 start" — and it did not faze me one bit. It was not news. It was what I've come to expect in Baltimore and all major American cities....
| Mar 13, 2013
| 7:59 AM
The Orlando Sentinel won a first-place award from the American Society of News Editors on Wednesday for its in-depth reporting on race relations in Central Florida following the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
Reporters Martin Comas, Arelis...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 8:28 AM
More than a dozen Orlando Sentinel staff members contributed to the Orlando Sentinel’s exclusive series "In the Shadow of Race." Reporters involved in the project were Jeff Kunerth, Martin Comas, Kate Santich, Arelis Hernandez and Anika Myers Palm,...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Rand Paul's now legendary Senate filibuster was a stroke of political genius. The topic was, ostensibly, very narrow: Does the president have the constitutional authority to put a drone-launched Hellfire missile through your kitchen — you, a good...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 3:00 AM
For about 20 years, I have been teaching a course at Towson University called "Media Criticism," which deals largely with alleged ideological media bias.
The claims of liberal bias in the mainstream media go back at least as far as Barry Goldwater's...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 4:00 AM
"Make me wanna holler, way they do my life." -- Marvin Gaye, "Inner City Blues"
Karen Houppert has written a book of nightmares.
Ms. Houppert, a veteran reporter for, among others, The Washington Post and The New York Times, is the author of...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 1:44 PM
As Hillary Clinton kept up a famously grueling travel schedule during President Obama's first term, she was trailed all the way by Kim Ghattas, a native of Beirut who is now a foreign correspondent for the BBC. In "The Secretary: A Journey with Hillary...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 2:56 PM
After Jon Spelman got the bad news, he found himself thinking often and at odd moments about "Moby-Dick."
Perhaps that's because the behemoth that was attacking the Baltimore storyteller was as submerged, unreasoning and unpredictable as any great white...