No time for politics

by Bill Steigerwald -- Time out. Send the judges to their chambers. Make the out-of-state lawyers go to recess. This week we don't give a chad about who's got more overvotes, undervotes more…

Picking a winner

by Bill Steigerwald -- Um, it's too hard to pick the winner. Both major candidates say pretty much the same things. Both were equally qualified for the job. Both had solid campaign more…

A cool glass of Orange County

by Bill Steigerwald -- Lots of smart media people said it was going to be "too close to call." Lots of pollsters warned it looked like "a dead heat." And lots of more…

Inside Gore's mind

by Bill Steigerwald -- Be kind enough, dear reader, to transport your mind inside Al Gore's (scary a thought as that is) as he reads the interview with his boss, Bill Clinton, more…

Marilyn Manson rocks Republican

by Bill Steigerwald -- We'll get to those shocking presidential endorsements from Marilyn Manson, the New Republic and National Review in a moment. First, we should inspect a late-arriving but still noteworthy more…

Gorifying the media

by Bill Steigerwald -- Send in the clowns -- and the fact-checkers. Al Gore is being interviewed all over the place. The new issue of Rolling Stone -- with Gore standing tall more…

Gore destined to lose?

by Bill Steigerwald -- Maybe Byron York is right. Maybe, as he proposes in the October American Spectator, Al Gore was never meant to win. As Bush the Younger suddenly begins to more…

Big Brother diversifies

by Bill Steigerwald -- As you may know from personal experience, it's no longer just Big Brother who is watching you. The October issue of Yahoo! Internet Life makes this spookily clear more…

In search of the true Bush

by Bill Steigerwald -- George W. Bush is smarter than we may think. He may be having a hard time figuring out how to out-fox Al Gore. But Bush the Younger definitely more…

Come on, Republicans, cheer up

by Bill Steigerwald -- It's true George W. Bush has been stumbling and mumbling and doing a perfect imitation of a man trying to lose a presidential race. The Republican faithful are more…