‘There are two questions any definitive account of George W. Bush’s presidency must answer. One has dogged him from the very start of his presidential campaign in 1999: Is he as stupid…


Michael Vick isn’t the only celebrity responsible for the deaths of dogs. Whenever impulse pooch-purchasers like Paris Hilton and Britney Spears buy dogs from chichi pet boutiques, they don’t just set a…


‘As Advanced Micro Devices readies for the global launch of its new quad-core Opteron server processors, formerly known by the code name Barcelona, the world’s No. 2 chipmaker stands at an inflection…


‘Former Clinton administration Labor Secretary Robert Reich’s new book, "Supercapitalism," seeks to explain why so many Americans are cynical about politics and fearful for their jobs even as they enjoy what remains…


‘No one noticed the wince. If they did, no one wanted to talk about it, because Fred Thompson’s campaign staff (which still exists, the fresh exodus of three top staffers aside) had…


‘In the evening, 8 Gates -Orryelle’s solo play/shamanic journey exploring threads between different incarnations upon the Web of Wyrd as refracted through the Well of ReMemBrance. Norse Gods, fly agaric mushrooms, prehistoric…


‘ These days, like everybody else working with media properties, record companies are scrambling for technological solutions to a technological convulsion whose full cultural extent is incalculable. Music makers, promoters, writers, and…



‘You the can tell feds are bailing out mortgage lenders by the way no one wants to call it a bailout. ‘President George Bush made that clear last week when he announced…




‘Shoppers looking to buy Dean Koontz’s alien invasion novel The Taking on Amazon.com (AMZN) see it offered as a new or used paperback. But they’re given no clue that Amazon’s own subsidiary,…


‘An attack on a liquefied natural gas tanker could cause a massive explosion. Is enough being done to protect American ports from this devastating risk? Second in a seven-part series on the…


‘Chantal Louis is a 42-year-old Haitian immigrant who lives in suburban Hempstead in Nassau County. Lately, she’s been a bit depressed. Most women at her age would pop a Prozac or take…



‘On Wednesday, Apple cut the price of its top-of-the-line iPhone from a wallet-breaking $599 to a less-terrifying $399. This price reduction comes as reports have emerged that July sales of the iPhone…


‘On August 22nd, breaking into his Crawford vacation, the President addressed the national convention of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, giving what is already known as his "Vietnam speech." That day, George…


‘ROME – Luciano Pavarotti, whose vibrant high C’s and ebullient showmanship made him the most beloved and celebrated tenor since Caruso and one of the few opera singers to win crossover fame…


‘The Chaser team‘s arrest after driving a fake motorcade into Sydney’s restricted zone – with one member dressed as Osama bin Laden – proves APEC security is a success, the NSW Police…


‘Arguments have been made that Hamas was assisted in its set-up by Israel in order to counter the power of the PLO/Fatah organization. Tamimi is much more nuanced in his discussion of…


‘So President of the United States George W. Bush "diverted" a flight to Australia to a desert base in Anbar Province, Iraq (Sure he did.). Anbar Province is now being effectively run…


‘BERLIN, Sept. 5 — German authorities said Wednesday that they had disrupted a "massive" bombing plot targeting American interests in Germany, and they expressed alarm at evidence that the three local suspects…


‘Nearly six years after 9/11, Rudy Giuliani is still walking through the canyons of lower Manhattan, covered in soot, pointing north, and leading the nation out of danger’s way. The Republican frontrunner…