Category Archives: Maureen Dowd

The Naughty Flamethrower

Things sort themselves out without any real agreement. Anyone who’s even vaguely conservative watches Fox News – run by Roger Ailes, who had been Richard Nixon’s media advisor and seems to be still at it, making unpleasant and shifty Republican … Continue reading

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Who’s Your Daddy?

By the second full week in January things had settled down and you knew what to expect. The Christmas Day Underpants Bomber, whose bomb had only toasted his tenders, had his day in court and pleaded not guilty – except … Continue reading

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