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Gophers' goals require Big Ten road wins
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Cartoonist Opinion for Oct. 1
Eugene Robinson: Clinton delivers a Trump beat-down
Ed Downey letter: Baker's broadband plan flawed
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EJ Dionne: Clinton moves the election in her direction
September 13, 2016
Cohen: Clinton's poor transparency could prove fatal
NEW YORK—Frank Luntz, the Republican political consultant, is a master of the political epigram. Under his tutelage the estate tax became...
September 13, 2016 - 2:26am
August 29, 2016
Cohen: The alchemy of turning bribes into gifts
Back when I worked for the claims department of a major insurance company, I got stuff. Some of the stuff consisted of tickets to Broadway shows...
August 29, 2016 - 7:58pm
August 16, 2016
Commentary: Has Donald Trump jumped the shark?
The other night, I went to a dinner party.
August 16, 2016 - 12:01am
July 27, 2016
Cohen: If Hillary Clinton were a man in this nation
What if Hillary Clinton were a man? What if she were a 68-year-old man rather than a 68-year-old woman? Would we think differently of her? Her...
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
July 19, 2016
Commentary: The 2016 choice leaves you wishing for Obama
Calvin Trillin, the Mark Twain of our times, once wrote that sooner or later in a new administration, he starts to miss the preceding one. I...
July 19, 2016 - 1:00am
July 12, 2016
Commentary: Clinton survives another witch trial
Just as there was never any doubt that Bill Clinton had sex with "that woman," there was never any doubt that Hillary Clinton mishandled her emails. And just as there was never any doubt that the Republicans overreacted to Bill Clinton's shenanigans, so too is there no doubt that...
July 12, 2016 - 1:00am
June 22, 2016
Commentary: A contrast in heroes
My heroes are not necessarily people of great ability but ones who did what I think I could not. Two contemporary men fall into that category....
June 22, 2016 - 1:00am
May 10, 2016
Commentary: In the White House, a dangerous pride
I’ve read a fair amount of books on foreign policy in recent years, yet the one that’s always made the greatest impression on me was assigned...
May 10, 2016 - 12:00am
April 25, 2016
Commentary: ‘Ask Richard’ on bathroom queries
Richard, I am planning to drive from Massachusetts to Florida and, while I hope it will not happen, I might have to stop in North Carolina to...
April 25, 2016 - 1:30am
April 21, 2016
Commentary: The GOP would unify around Trump at its own peril
The other day I spied a high Republican official walking on the street and called out his name. He stopped, hit his smile app and exclaimed how...
April 21, 2016 - 12:15am
April 13, 2016
Commentary: The questions I never asked
I am reading a book about death. It is Katie Roiphe’s “The Violet Hour” and it is about how some people, all of them famous, faced death...
April 13, 2016 - 12:00am
March 22, 2016
GOP’s ambitions should be made of sterner stuff
One of the oddest documents in a very odd political year is the transcript of an interview conducted by National Public Radio last week with...
March 22, 2016 - 12:00am
March 15, 2016
Commentary: Let Trump have his horrible say
If Nathaniel Lewis is not careful, he’s going to get Donald Trump elected. Lewis was one of the organizers of the demonstration in Chicago...
March 15, 2016 - 1:00am
March 9, 2016
Commentary: A choice between two tigers
Among some people, the new parlor game is choosing who would make the worst president: Ted Cruz or Donald Trump. This is not a lady-or-the-tiger...
March 9, 2016 - 12:00am
March 2, 2016
Commentary: Rubio joins Trump in the sandbox
In my school days, I read a poem called “If” by the painfully dated Rudyard Kipling. He was a champion of imperialism, the white man’s...
March 2, 2016 - 1:00am