When I read the paper this morning, I found something rather disturbing, which grew worse when I noticed no one else addressed the issue: a magazine called Family Circle held a cookie contest between the incumbent First Lady, Michelle Obama, and the opposing candidate's spouse,...
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October 4, 2012 | 3:09 pm
March 1, 2007 | 7:00 pmOne day last month, Barack Obama was having dinner with Steven Spielberg and David Geffen. Hillary Clinton was on the floor of the Senate. And Tom Vilsack? He was at a Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf in Burbank, with me.
That's when I knew his campaign was in trouble.
January 22, 2004 | 7:00 pm
January 1, 2004 | 7:00 pm
In the middle of a rowdy rendition of "I Have a Little Dreidel" at the Sobelson family Chanukah party in Concord, N.H., Howard Dean walked in and declared himself the cantor.Â
The Democratic presidential candidate recited the blessings over the candles in near-perfect Hebrew in...
March 6, 2003 | 7:00 pm
What a difference two and a half years make. When Democratic presidential candidate Al Gore selected Connecticut Sen. Joe Lieberman as his running mate in 2000, there was a surge of Jewish pride and support. Now that Lieberman has announced his own candidacy in the 2004 presidential...
February 6, 2003 | 7:00 pm