Robert Scheer / TruthdigOct 21, 2009
Who are these people? I am not referring to the pathetic parents of “Balloon Boy,” whose fake drama I have been unable to escape while on the treadmill this week, thanks to my gym’s insistence on tuning its flat-screen TVs to Wolf Blitzer’s nonstop self-parody. Now if we could get one of the banking lobbyists to float a duct-taped flying saucer balloon, Wolf Blitzer might cover the real hoax. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Eugene Robinson / TruthdigOct 20, 2009
Now we know the answer to one of the vexing questions of the modern age: Evidently, there is nothing at all that some people won't do to get on television. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Staff / TruthdigOct 17, 2009
Wall Street got a boost, as if it needed one, from the Dow's rise past 10,000 this week -- but let's not confuse that with economic stability. Consider the unemployment rate and the ballooning federal budget deficit, as Arianna Huffington, Bob Scheer, Tony Blankley and Matt Miller do on this week's "Left, Right and Center." Just don't ask Arianna about "Balloon Boy." Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
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