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Maureen Dowd: He Is Heavy. He’s My Brother.

New York Times — WASHINGTON — IT isn’t about what we know now.

It’s about what we knew then.

It is simply not true, as Republican presidential aspirant Scott Walker said on Friday, that “any president would have likely taken the same action Bush did with the information he had.” 90 more words


Maureen Dowd: Stroke of Fate

New York Times —- EDGEWATER, Md. — THE thing that’s easy to miss about Tara is how competitive she is.

In a big Irish family of gabby, argumentative people, my niece is a lovely, willowy brunette with an easy laugh and quiet manner. 143 more words


Maureen Dowd: Beware Our Mind Children

New York Times — ARE women necessary?

Not with Ava around.

Even without hair on her head or flesh on her legs, Ava has enough allure and cunning to become a classic film noir robot vixen. 114 more words


"To fault Clinton"

How should we talk about Secretary Clinton?

This round-up of Maureen Dowd columns gives you a good list of things to avoid. “Calculating,” “cold,” “power-hungry,” “intimidating,” and “dominatrix” should all go off the list.

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HBO Orders Whitney Cummings Comedy Pilot & Stand-up Special

HBO is teaming with actress-comedian-writer Whitney Cummings for a relationship comedy and a stand-up special.

The premium cable network has ordered a pilot for a half-hour comedy inspired by… 209 more words


Maureen Dowd: Granny Get Your Gun

New York Times: WASHINGTON — THE most famous woman on the planet has a confounding problem. She can’t figure out how to campaign as a woman. 215 more words