Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Eugene Robinson wins the 2009 Pulitzer Prize

The Washington Post's Eugene Robinson wins the 2009 Pulitzer Prize for Commentary with a selection of op-ed columns focusing on the 2008 presidential campaign.

No Longer Unimaginable

Barack Obama may not be elected president, but it's impossible to deny that what we are witnessing is something new.

What's Gotten Into Bill?
Why the former president has traded silver-maned statesmanship for red-faced anger.

Cards >From a Worn-Out Deck
Playing the race card against Barack Obama didn't work out quite the way Bill Clinton had hoped.

If Obama Went 0-for-10 . . .
How long will it take Hillary Clinton to realize that she has almost no chance in this election?

Geraldo's (Black) Discovery
How weird is this presidential election? So weird that I'm about to give a nod of appreciation (of sorts) to Geraldo Rivera, of all people -- and also to, gulp, Fox News.

What He Overcame
Take a moment to consider the mind-bending improbability of what Obama just accomplished.

Two Black Americas

There is one group of black Americans that has achieved success and one that hasn't.

A Special Brand Of Patriotism

African-Americans' love of country may be complicated, but it is deep and strong.

Last Chapter of a Storybook Campaign

When it's over, what will we do to fill the void in our lives?

Morning in America
Why this election provoked such a deeply emotional reaction.

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