On a subject of no interest to almost everybody
Photographer Paul Hansen is fighting back against claims — from hackers calling it a composite, bloggers calling it a "fake," and still others questioning the meaning of news photography in a digital age — that his winning image for the "World Press Photo of the Year" contest is nothing but a computer-aided forgery. Even the World Press judges are doing some forensic second-guessing.
Joshua Green on dark days at NASA, George Will on resurrecting prohibition, and more
Octavia Nasr is dismissed after praising Grand Ayatollah Mohammed Fadlallah
Bret Stephens on BP and Gadhafi, Steven Pearlstein on Obama and big business, and more
The middle-of-the-road New York Times columnist goes in for a profile
Yves Smith and Rob Parenteau on profits hurting capitalism, Kathryn Jean Lopez on women in politics, and more
Martin Luther King "is the exact antithesis of what they represent and what they`re saying in the Tea Party."
Charles Krauthammer on terror and Islamism, Peggy Noonan on a cold man's warm words, and more
Karl Rove on Obama's fiscal road to gell, Anne Applebaum on Russia's old spy tricks and more
Ruth Marcus on the unhinged right, David Wise on the spy who came out to the suburbs and more
"For now it's time to hang up my nightly suspenders"
Inside the conservative impresario's latest obsession
David Ignatius on reconciling with the Taliban, Stanley Fish on student evaluations, and more
Ronald Brownstein on the sinking ship of state, Joan Wickersham on marital shibboleths and more
Martin Luther King you are not, Mr. Beck
David Broder on campaign finance, Joe Klein on Petraeus's way forward and more
Holman Jenkins on blowout preventers, Glenn Greenwald on the causes and effects of the War on Terror, and more
Beltway types frowned at Obama's speech, but public opinion didn't budge
NYT's David Carr calls for the CNN host's retirement
David Ignatius on Afghanistan and trade partnerships, Nancy Bauer on lady power, and more
Tony and Daniel Judt spar on Fathers' Day, Bono weeps over the Bloody Sunday report, and more
Media critic Jay Rosen lays out a detailed critique of ideology in the political press
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