Michael Tomasky

Stories by Michael Tomasky

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    After Boston

    We must not wallow in fear or self-pity.
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    Check, Please!

    America’s restaurant technology is worse than Polynesia’s.
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    Money Managers

    The justices might not be done ruining our campaign finance system.
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    The Lost World

    How Americans lost their communal spirit.
  • Romney: The Wimp Factor

    A Mouse in the White House?

    Mitt has bowed to reporters and cowered from the right. He’s a candidate with a serious wimp problem.
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    The Real Money Honey

    Ben Bernanke takes fire from all sides. Which, in Washington, is a sign he’s doing a pretty good job.
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    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.
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    Good Luck, Chuck

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

    Barack Obama hoped to elevate American politics. Instead, our politics may destroy his presidency.
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    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.