Charlie Crist's Pleasant New Ad Is Full of Lies

Jim Newell · 09/07/10 03:36PM

Florida Gov. Charlie Crist, who's running for Senate as an independent, has this new ad out in which he takes individual letters from "DEMOCRATS" and "REPUBLICANS" to spell "AMERICANS," in alternating colors. How lovely! Too bad he cheats like hell.

The Week We Lied

Richard Lawson · 05/21/10 05:23PM

Let's take a look back at the week that was, May 16-May 21. It was a week of joys, sadnesses, deaths, and, mostly, dirty lies.

How Now, Dow Eleven Thou?

Hamilton Nolan · 04/13/10 02:30PM

The Way We Live Now: Reacting quickly. No sooner did we issue a call for a savior to soothe our nerves and promise us that this recession is over, than one appeared. Riding a stock rocket to the moon!

O'Keefe and Breitbart ACORN Videos 'Severely Edited'

Ravi Somaiya · 04/02/10 12:16PM

The right-wing zealots were forced to release their unedited ACORN pimp tapes to California Attorney General Jerry Brown. Brown found that O'Keefe had never claimed to be a pimp, and that the editing was creative to the point of dishonesty.