Renew the New Yorker – for life!

by Bill Press -- Barack Obama's campaign denounced it as "tasteless and offensive" and an insult to all Muslims. John McCain called it "totally inappropriate." They both take themselves too seriously. Pardon more…

What to do about Lieberman?

by Bill Press -- How do you recognize John McCain in a crowd? He's the guy walking alongside Joe Lieberman. Why doesn't John McCain have a cell phone? He doesn't need one. more…

The relevance of being shot down

by Bill Press -- It's only July, but already we know the rules of this year's presidential campaign. Actually, they're the same rules that apply every election: You can say anything you more…

You can't legislate by the Bible

by Bill Press -- A couple of years ago, in a book called "How The Republicans Stole Religion," I urged Democrats to steal religion back. Today, Barack Obama is doing just that, more…

McCain sells out to Big Oil

by Bill Press -- Elections are about the future, whether for the city council or the White House. In this election for president, one candidate represents the future while the other candidate more…

Are Republicans having buyer's remorse?

by Bill Press -- You almost have to feel sorry for Republicans. As presidential nominee of their party, they could have chosen Rudy Giuliani, or Mitt Romney, or Mike Huckabee. Instead, they more…

A proud day for America

by Bill Press -- "Tonight, we mark the end of one historic journey with the beginning of another. Tonight, I can stand before you and say that I will be the Democratic more…

Showing real support for the troops

by Bill Press -- It's one thing to brag about supporting the troops. It's another to do so. And George Bush and John McCain are braggers. The GI Bill is one of more…

Bring on the winning ticket!

by Bill Press -- With another victory in Oregon, Barack Obama has now won the support of a majority of the Democratic Party's 3,253 pledged delegates and stands within 100 votes of more…

Today's GOP: In need of antidepressants

by Bill Press -- Hillary Clinton scored a huge victory over Barack Obama in West Virginia: enough to keep the Democratic primary contest alive and enough for her to continue to make more…