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I Had Classified Files On My Computer Too. So What?
Physicist, skeptic, and science communicator
Much has been made of the fact that Hillary Clinton's personal computer contained classified email. This sounds bad to anyone who is unaccustomed to dealing with classified information, but not so much to those of us with security clearances
How John McLaughlin Blew Up Television Talk Shows
Journalist, broadcaster, public speaker
Thirty-four years ago, a former Jesuit priest threw an incendiary device into the world of televised political talk shows. He was John McLaughlin, host of "The McLaughlin Group," who has died at the age of 89.
Hillary's Bio Is A Hard Slog, But These Political Memoirs Are Well Worth Your Time
NEW YORK -- Hillary Clinton launched her book tour here amid the screeching of partisan spin and the collective yawn of would
Obama's New Scandals
Chris Weigant is a political commentator.
How Obama reacts to both the "outing" of the C.I.A. station chief in Afghanistan and the ongoing problems at the Veterans Administration will wind up reflecting on his presidential legacy, for better or worse.
Founding CEO of CNN
I wish them all the best. God knows CNN needs a winner, and all of us need a newsier, better CNN. After all, I got fired for creating the show.
Author, film critic, filmmaker
The story starts in the months between 9/11 and the start of the Iraq war in March 2003. Plame is seen developing intelligence
Media Deaths 2009: Cronkite, Hewitt, Dunne, Novak, Safire, Mays, Harvey & More Remembered
2009 may go down as the year of celebrity deaths — in no small part due to Walter Cronkite, who passed away in July and whose
Dead Folks, 2009: The Missed and the Not Missed
Award-Eligible Film Legend, Goddess, and Lush
Here's my own brief look at some of the more notable celebrity deaths of 2009. As always, they fall into two categories: "The Good Riddance List" and "The Folks We'll Miss List."
A Sign of the Times
CNN political commentator
The inmates have taken over the asylum. The ever-sunny Reagan is dead. The congenial Buckley is dead as well. In their place is the party of Joe the Shouter and Joe the Plumber and Sarah the Death Panel Screecher.
The Robert Novak Journalism Room? Joliet High School Mulls Honor For Late Alum
Joliet Township High School officials are considering honoring longtime syndicated columnist and TV commentator Robert Novak
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Was Robert Novak a Journalist?
With journalism lumbering through a period of spasmodic ineptitude, the people with hopes for its future could do worse than to emulate Novak's understanding of the darker natures of the folks at the levers of power.
Julia Reed: My Life With Bob Novak
The first time I met Bob Novak, I was eight years old. I remember what I was wearing -- a sleeveless tomato-soup-red wool
Bob Novak and Me: A Journalistic Journey From Old School to New School and Back
Esther J. Cepeda
Opinion journalist and an expert on the issues of U.S. Hispani...
Novak taught me -- and the country -- that there is great power in sashaying behind closed doors, digging for the truth, and then getting it out there.
Robert Novak and the Hypocrisy of Many Media People
Author, 'Comic (and Column) Confessional'
Several months later, Novak wrote the infamous column outing CIA agent Valerie Plame. After that, I left a phone message
Robert D. Novak Is in the Book
Washington, D.C.-based writer
Of course, Robert Novak was listed in the phone book. Or is it an "of course"? Let's break it down.
Nobody Out-Novaked Novak
Robert Novak was disliked by many -- liberals, mostly -- but he was a soldier, veteran, and a remarkable, unceasing journalist.
RIP Robert Novak
Ron Mwangaguhunga is a Ugandan-born Brooklyn based blogger on ...
Novak, aware of that natural weakness in his personality, never tired of seeking a more harmonious sense of being. That, I think, is what made Novak ultimately a good man.
Robert Novak's Final Words on Plame Case? "The Hell With You!"
Author of a dozen books, latest "The Tunnels"
One of Novak's final interviews shows that near the end, he had reversed his partial feelings of regret about the Plame case and, angered by liberal critics, went back into attack mode.
Robert Novak Storms Off CNN Set (VIDEO)
From the transcript: A young Ed Henry, who had been moderating the Carville-Novak discussion, later said, "I'm sorry as well
Are the 14 Million "Found" White House Emails the New Watergate Tapes?
New York Times Bestselling Novelist
Filling in the gaps in the CIA leak case -- like why Bush administration officials exposed Valerie Plame Wilson's covert operative status -- may be as simple as entering "plame" in an email search.
STYLE & BEAUTY
A Dick Cheney Christmas Carol
Author and Emmy Award-winning Writer and Producer
An excerpt from
Dick Cheney's Diary
: We turned around and I was back in my bedroom at stately Cheney Manor. "Ronnie? Mr. President?" I whispered, but he was gone.
Bob Novak: I Would Out Valerie Plame Again
During a recent interview with the National Ledger, conservative columnist Robert Novak was asked if he would reveal Valerie
Bob Novak On Valerie Plame Affair: "The Hell With You"
Bob Novak has been covering politics--and making people mad--for half a century. Now battling a brain tumor, he talks about
Bob Novak Just Doesn't Get It
US Political and Social Commentator
The President-Elect flipped eight Bush states to the blue column and managed to get two states to elect a Democrat for President for the first time in nearly half a century.
After Brain Surgery, He's Still The Same Old Robert Novak
Retired producer for NBC Nightly News
His latest column shows that while Novak can be exceedingly gracious to people who helped him through his ordeal, he can still be spiteful and deceptive when it comes to those he doesn't like.
Bob Novak Writes In To Advocate Against "Lieberman Disaster"
Read more on Creators.com Lieberman surely doesn't know that much about Republican politics, but he has close Republican
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