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The Trailer for the Book

This is the trailer for my new book. You didn't used to have to do trailers for books, but...

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One Week To Book Release / Debt Ceiling Debacle

This is my book. It comes out August 2nd. It is a nonpartisan look at politics in the U.S.A....

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A Primer In Politics For The Incredibly Disenchanted

Alas, I'm afraid my blog is more neglected than one of Charlie Sheen's children. There are several reasons. Babies,...

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The Headline That Wasn't - 05.11.2010

New York Post headlines I'd been hoping to see.

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Reading at KGB

Tonight I will be reading at KGB, an East Village bar named after Russia's hilarious secret security apparatus. My...

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Peacekeepers 2: Tactical Observation for the Xbox

The much-anticipated sequel to Peacekeepers: Prompt Deployment expands the franchise from bureaucratic decision-making to all-out observation with binoculars. PROS:...

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This seems like a remarkable Photoshop opportunity

If we lived in North Korea we wouldn't dare say anything about this photograph which was taken of their...

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Friends with Books

The following is a list of friends and acquaintances with books out recently. If you're looking for something to read,...

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You'd Think a Billionaire Like Bloomberg Could Afford Better Spokesmumblers

I'm not a management type by any stretch of the imagination but I think if I was hiring people to...

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Common Sense Man-On-The-Street Interviews

For this, we wandered around Bryant Park with a tiny camera and a karaoke microphone, giving us a nice...

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"It Was Twenty Years Ago Today"

In 2005 my wife dragged me, kicking and screaming, to China. I did not want to go because I had a picture in my head that I was quite comfortable with and didn't feel like challenging it. But, since my wife is almost invariably right it turned out to be one of the most amazing trips of my life. I still talk about the asparagus. Best asparagus ever. No doubt it was farmed in melamine-tainted soil with carcinogenic fertilizers - but it was truly delicious.

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DIY Political Poster

I was unable to resist the temptation of Paste Magazine's icon generator....

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Angry Independent Segment - "Polytykes as Usual"

This is my most recent "Angry Independent" segment on Glenn Beck - and actually the last installment of the "Angry Independent" segment on Glenn Beck for now because Glenn's moving the show to Fox in February. I learned this only when somebody emailed me to ask me if I knew Glenn was moving to Fox. That's how out of the loop I am.

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Angry Independent Segment - Glenn Beck

My weekly segment on Glenn Beck, CNN Headline.

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Getting Around Chinese Censorship

A special code sheet to help you get around China's Olympic internet censorship.

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Changs We Can Believe In

Please make Banterist your one-stop source for potentially obscure, Harry Potter, Star Trek and Moonraker-related political humor.

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Performed Well In Both Poles, Too

Make Banterist.com your #1 destination for nearly-topical Mt. Everest-related humor....

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The Hill Magazine's Back Pages

Lorens Martino for President

We did it! We raised $487.32 in DAY ONE of our internet drive. Much to the dismay of the other candidates who want to silence Mr. Martino, we're quickly showing them that we're in it for the long haul - and that we can and will make a difference in this race. If you have supported us unwaveringly, we owe our success to your unwavering support.

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Poland Dispatch: Runowo Conference

Dispatch from the historic, vodka-fueled Runowo Krajenskie Conference of 6:00 AM

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