Bonfire of the Vanities

In the end, it was Herman Cain’s ego, not the women, that killed his campaign. The GOP’s fatal arrogance.

Good Luck, Chuck

Obama’s jobs plan is going nowhere. New York’s Senator Schumer may be the best hope to save it.

The Macho Democrat

When presidential campaigns hit crunch time, both sides reach for their most visceral arguments. The actual record is more complicated. But now, the killing of Osama bin Laden is changing this equation dramatically. You can call the president who oversaw the operation many things, but weak isn’t one of them.