Stories by Matt Taibbi

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Posted on: Mar 28, 2005, Source: New York Press

With the majority of the public against the war, Democrats have the perfect opportunity to differentiate themselves; so why are they embracing Reaganomics and pre-emptive war?

Posted on: Mar 2, 2005, Source: New York Press

A former rabble-rousing liberal joins the 'with us or against us' crowd.

Posted on: Feb 25, 2005, Source: New York Press

A new poll reveals that most Americans don't know their right from their left ... wing. The right knows this and leads the manipulation race.

Posted on: Jan 31, 2005, Source: New York Press

The way the press fauned over the first lady's dress and its designer you wonder how well it'll resume its role as government watchdog.

Posted on: Jan 24, 2005, Source: New York Press

Was the end of the WMD hunt last week actually 'little noted' or was it simply 'little covered'?

Posted on: Jan 12, 2005, Source: New York Press

Geeky conservative Tucker Carlson's move to MSNBC appears to be yet another sign of 'right-shift' in cable news – but is that really it?

Posted on: Jan 4, 2005, Source: New York Press

Time Magazine's 'Person of the Year' issue struggles to portray Bush as the intellectual statesman just as it takes blogs to task for the lack of professionalism.

Posted on: Dec 2, 2004, Source: New York Press

The DLC has joined Fox News and the GOP in savaging Michael Moore, blaming him for Kerry's loss.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2004, Source: New York Press

A post-mortem of election post-mortems reveals the winner of the prize for worst campaign journalist of 2004.

Posted on: Nov 12, 2004, Source: New York Press

Bush is our fault because too many of us found it easier to hate him than find a way to love each other. If we work on love, we won't need to rely on the cynics in the DLC to come up with the right "formula" the next time around.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2004, Source: New York Press

Follow the competition – America's worst campaign journalist hacks go head to head in a bracketed tournament leading up to the election.

Posted on: Oct 12, 2004, Source: AlterNet

The fundamentalist Bible Belt got the war it wanted in Iraq – and look what they've done with it.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2004, Source: AlterNet

It is a sad commentary on the state of campaign coverage that droves of reporters emerged on Friday with the exact same judgment, delivered with the exact same boxing metaphor.

Posted on: Sep 21, 2004, Source: AlterNet

A much lauded ad campaign uses a new bag of tricks to shill its product, Snickers. Too bad that bag of tricks is just an innovative visual spectacle obscuring child labor issues and non-Fair Trade cocoa.

Posted on: Sep 14, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Kitty Kelley's take on the Bush dynasty: consistently cold, calculating, predatory and unscrupulous, generation after generation. In other words, her book is a rollicking good read.

Posted on: Sep 10, 2004, Source: New York Press

What positive effect did the protests during the Republican convention really have?

Posted on: Sep 7, 2004, Source: AlterNet

The new Levi's ad campaign speaks to corporate America's secret wish to turn us all into dummies.

Posted on: Aug 29, 2004, Source: AlterNet

The ancient Greeks believed inspiration made a man holier than a priest. Chili’s wants you to believe inspiration comes from barbecue sauce.

Posted on: Aug 17, 2004, Source: New York Press

The 'Washington Post' won't properly admit that it blew its coverage leading up to the invasion of Iraq.

Posted on: May 19, 2004, Source:

Corporate-funded initiatives to get out the youth vote are often times more show than substance.