Stories by Will Durst

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Posted on: May 10, 2008, Source: AlterNet

In politics, anything can happen. Except for what needs to happen for Clinton to secure the nomination.

Posted on: Apr 25, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Thanks to Pennsylvania, the Democratic primary circus continues. Meanwhile, McCain is free to roam the country frightening children.

Posted on: Apr 15, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Whatever happened to the Decider?<br /> &nbsp;

Posted on: Apr 4, 2008, Source: AlterNet

In the Democratic Party everyone ends up feeling like a winner. Until the general election that is.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Here's a handy guide for the media as they navigate the treacherous minefield of our historic 2008 election.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2008, Source: AlterNet

A John McCain/Snoop Dog ticket? That I can get behind.

Posted on: Mar 4, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Ralph Nader thinks that if America is to become better, it must first become worse. It's already worse!

Posted on: Feb 29, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Clinton and Obama agree on almost every policy issue. That's not a debate -- it's a swimsuit competition with pants.

Posted on: Feb 25, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The GOP is down to a man who believes humans and dinosaurs walked the earth together and another who can refute that -- since he was there.

Posted on: Feb 14, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The most difficult fix for the Clinton campaign? Figuring out how to get the candidate's husband to shut the hell up.

Posted on: Feb 8, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Maybe the celebrated day was intimidated trying to live up to its own hype, like the New England Patriots.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Tomorrow is the biggest Super Tuesday yet. It's Super Duper Tuesday or Tsunami Tuesday or Giga Tuesday or The Tuesday of Destiny.

Posted on: Jan 28, 2008, Source: AlterNet

A list of the rules and what you need to play. Bottoms up!

Posted on: Jan 24, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The most recent televised debate that preceded this weekend's South Carolina primary was more like a candidate slap fight.

Posted on: Jan 18, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The GOP could roll into their National Convention with an entire starting basketball team of prospective candidates posing as Ronald Reagan.

Posted on: Jan 9, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Clinton's victory revealed the teeniest kind of invisible fear, a form of prejudice known as "the Bradley Effect."

Posted on: Dec 26, 2007, Source: AlterNet

What's the difference between Paris Hilton and Scooter Libby? Twenty-three days.

Posted on: Dec 3, 2007, Source: AlterNet

The U.S. has turned into a discount playground for the world's trust fund babies.

Posted on: Nov 20, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Whether or not Bush gives a country nukes boils down to this: its not enough for them to be like us, they also have to actually like us.

Posted on: Oct 17, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Bush's veto of the State Children's Health Insurance Program wasn't "No child left behind" as much as it was "No child left standing."