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  • Glenn Beck, God v. 'Church of Obama'

     
    by Mark Silva Glenn Beck, with a few words for his cable news rivals over at "the church of Obama,'' laments that schoolchildren have been taught to replace some of his favorite lyrics: "In the beauty of the lilies. Christ......
  • Supreme Court: Chicago firefighters up

     
    by David G. Savage The Supreme Court plunged back today into the legal fight over firefighters, test scores and accusations of racial discrimination, this time to decide when the disappointed candidates must file a lawsuit. At issue is whether the......
  • Gore Vidal: Obama fatigue and dictators

     
    by Mark Silva Gore Vidal, the writer, put his chips on Barack Obama last year. He wants them back. In an interview with the Times of London, the 83-year-old lion of literature calls the American "inexperienced'' in military matters and......
  • Obama 'enemy of humanity:' Rep. Franks

     
    by Mark Silva and updated at 2:05 pm EDT President Barack Obama has been called a number of things. Rep. Joe Wilson of South Carolina called him a liar, then apologized. FOX News Channel's Glenn Beck called him "racist,'' and......
  • War dead: Media interest fading?

     
    by Mark Silva We know the media have a certain limit when it comes to attention spans, but a columnist today has spotlighted that in a fairly poignant way: When President Barack Obama lifted a ban against media coverage of......
  • Al Qaeda cornered, still plotting: Intel

     
    by Mark Silva Osama bin Laden may still be at large, eight years after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, but his organization "is under more pressure'' and "more vulnerable'' than at any time since those al Qaeda-launched attacks,......
  • Supreme Court: Chicago gun ban targeted

     
    by David G. Savage The Supreme Court set the stage for a historic ruling on gun rights and the 2nd Amendment by agreeing today to hear a challenge to Chicago's ban on handguns. At issue is whether state and local......
  • Air Obama: Health-care reform TV ad

     
    by Mark Silva President Barack Obama has addressed a joint session of Congress on prime-time television. Obama has appeared on five Sunday news shows - "everything but the Food Channel,'' complains Sen. Kit Bond of Missouri. Obama has done the......
  • Sarah Palin's memoirs: 'Going Rogue'

     
    by Mark Silva Sarah Palin is a speed-writer, it appears, or perhaps the hired evangelical collaborator on her forthcoming memoirs is a task-master. But without question, her publisher is a markerting whiz: Going Roque is the announced title of the......
  • Jimmy Carter, 85, speaks out, carries on

     
    by Mark Silva It's fitting that James Earl Carter, Jr., born 85 years ago today, has dedicated more space in his newly remodeled presidential museum to his time since leaving the White House than any other presidential library devotes to......
  • McCain: Public option 'camel's nose...'

     
    by Mark Silva Remember, it was Republican Sen. John McCain who put the trademark stamp on this political "town hall'' business - waging his first campaign for the GOP's presidential nomination in 2000 with a series of assemblies in the......