Posted in Main Blog (All Posts) on July 15th, 2012 11:08 pm by HL
The Education of Groupon’s CEO
Etter & MacMillan, BusinessWeek
Why This Is the Worst Congress Ever
Ezra Klein, Washington Post
Obama’s Spending on Attack Ads Soars
David Espo, Associated Press
Login | Register | Subscriber ServicesSearch by david espo “? Associated Press stltoday.com | Posted: Sunday, July 15, 2012 12:00 am | (Loading”?) comments. WASHINGTON “? President Barack Obama's campaign has spent nearly $100 million on television commercials in selected battleground states, unleashing a sustained early barrage designed to create lasting, negative…
Can Liberal Christianity Be Saved?
Ross Douthat, New York Times
IN 1998, John Shelby Spong, then the reliably controversial Episcopal bishop of Newark, published a book entitled “Why Christianity Must Change or Die.” Spong was a uniquely radical figure — during his career, he dismissed almost every element of traditional Christian faith as so much superstition — but most recent leaders of the Episcopal Church have shared his premise. Thus their church has spent the last several decades changing and then changing some more, from a sedate pillar of the WASP establishment into one of the most self-consciously…
The Plan: Axelrod on How Obama Will Win
Beth Reinhard, Nat’l Journal
David Axelrod is the senior strategist for President Obama’s reelection bid, and his mustachioed mug is probably the most familiar face of the campaign. After helping Obama win in 2008, Axelrod was a senior adviser in the White House. In a recent phone interview from campaign headquarters in Chicago, he defended the president’s record and addressed Mitt Romney’s emerging cash advantage. Edited excerpts follow.