What We Talk About When We Talk About Debate

Alessandra Stanley, writing in The New York Times about the addition of Al Sharpton to MSNBC's nighttime lineup, says:And in the evening at least, MSNBC is less a news provider than a carousel of liberal opinion — potential conflicts of interest are swept aside in the swirl of excitable guests.Unfortunately, so is conflict. There is … Continue reading What We Talk About When We Talk About Debate

Moore to CNN: "Drop Dead"

If Michael Moore did not exist, we would have to invent him.Not that he's perfect. He makes mistakes, cuts corners... does all the things that humans do.But he cares, and admits that he cares. He never pretends to that myth "objectivity" or places himself "above the fray." He's the perfect human antidote to the lumbering … Continue reading Moore to CNN: "Drop Dead"