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  • Sex sins of mighty are old hat in literature

    Sex sins of mighty are old hat  in literature
    It didn't start with Twitter — and it won't end with Weiner. For centuries, the theme of sexual sins committed by the powerful has been scintillating source material for the arts. In poems and plays, in novels and films and TV series, artists...
  • Wendy Davis' story keeps essential truthiness

    Wendy Davis' story keeps essential truthiness
    In politics, lying is the new sex. Even the lesser sin, exaggeration, is grounds for questions about your suitability to run for office. Americans may be becoming more like the French in tolerating peccadilloes (just ask Rep. Mark Sanford of South...
  • Amnesty, American style

    WASHINGTON -- We Americans like to think of ourselves as a forgiving people, willing to turn the other cheek to offense in the interest of getting on with life. Although the most conservative of us rail against "amnesty" in its many forms, we actually...
  • Daum: The frump factor and Holly Petraeus

    Daum: The frump factor and Holly Petraeus
    Last week was a historic one for women. Eighteen women won or reclaimed Senate seats, bringing the number of women in that body to 20. Nearly 80 women now occupy the House. New Hampshire became the first state to elect a female governor and an all-women...
  • Are city, activists ready to compromise on homeless feedings?

    Are city, activists ready to compromise on homeless feedings?
    We have many bits of tid in today's Friday Files. But first, an update on the battle between the city of Orlando and the activists atLake Eola. In Wednesday's column, I made a pitch for compromise in this long-running feud, which isn't helping anyone....
  • Krystal Ball photos are wrong, but not sexist

    Krystal Ball photos are wrong, but not sexist
    There are plenty of nice online photos of Virginia congressional candidate Krystal Ball — portraits of a serious young woman in a dark suit, sweet shots of a young mother with her baby girl. But the ones that put her on the map last week are the...
  • Rod Blagojevich will be sentenced in October, but his book is already in trouble

     
    Rod Blagojevich's political memoir, like many others, is suffering an ignoble fate as its author awaits sentencing....
  • Jenny Sanford makes 'fascinating people of 2009' list

     
    She was not the only political figure on the list -- First Lady Michelle Obama and former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin both share the honor. But surely she is an unusual selection to make Barbara Walter's list of fascinating people......
  • After the affair -- woes of Nevada's John Ensign continue

     
    It was early summer when Sen. John Ensign (R-Nev.) admitted to an extramarital affair in a clipped statement intended to limit the damage to a few news cycles. Considering the story broke about the same time as South Carolina Gov.......
  • Does marriage stink? Part II: Jenny Sanford files for divorce from South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford

     
    In light of South Carolina First Lady Jenny Sanford's divorce filing this morning, months after the governor’s much-publicized admission of an affair with a woman in Argentina, we are feeling a little cynical about the sanctity of marriage. In case........
  • Jenny Sanford files for divorce as her 'luv gov' husband seeks another chance

     
    South Carolina First Lady Jenny Sanford -- who will be remembered in political history as the wife who chose not to stand by her man as he disgraced himself in public -- filed for divorce this morning. Last summer her......