| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:22 PM
Maybe I took those high school civics classes too seriously, but isn't there something wrong when the running for and holding of political office is indistinguishable from the kind of reality shows that you hate-watch?
To wit: the tabloid heaven that...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 6:34 PM
What a remarkable news day.
In London, Prince William and Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, came out of a hospital with their newborn baby in tow, walked over to reporters to chat, tease each other and tell the world’s media that they were still...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Sex scandals come in all sizes and shapes. And public opinions on matters of the heart — and the libido — continue to evolve. As a result, constituents are not always sure anymore when to be blase, when to be nonplused and when to be...
| Aug 1, 2013
Talking about your shrink isn't just for Woody Allen characters anymore. Once the kiss of death for a political career, announcing that you're in or about to enter therapy has actually become go-to damage-control strategy for public servants.
| Aug 13, 2013
| 7:43 PM
NEW YORK -- Five Democrats fighting to become the city's next mayor sparred over housing costs, police tactics and term limits at their first debate Tuesday evening, but they agreed on one thing: They don’t want to talk about Anthony Weiner’...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 10:00 AM
I was left shaking my head in dismay after reviewing The Sun Magazine's special edition on Baltimore women leaders and the reaction to it ("50 women to watch in Baltimore," July 22).
Ah, what a difference two simple three-letter words would have made:...
| Aug 10, 2013
I wish I could quit you, Anthony Weiner! Oh, how I tried! I promised myself many times not to write about you -—yet here I am, tempted down to my stilettos. Remember when I stood before a multitude of my readers, my wonderful husband by my side ...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Megyn Kelly's ultimate primetime perch on Fox News Channel remains a mystery - at least for now.
Kelly's move to primetime has been anticipated since July, when the 21st Century Fox-owned cable-news network announced she would move to an unspecified slot...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:45 PM
It turns out RNC chairman Reince Priebus and NBC News White House correspondent Chuck Todd have one thing in common: They both hate the idea of NBC airing a miniseries about Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Todd appeared on the MSNBC morning chat show,...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:55 PM
The Wall Street madam running against Eliot Spitzer for New York City comptroller was arrested on suspicion of selling drugs -- probably a negative for her campaign.
Kristin Davis, a busty platinum blond who ran a high-end prostitution business, was...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 1:27 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama, the joke's on you.
A study of gags by late-night comics during the first half of the year found an abrupt change from 2012. Now Obama and Democrats are providing the lion's share of punchlines.