Obama wasn't telling the truth when he denied the NSA had abused its authority. Is it possible he didn't know?
Daniel Ellsberg risked life in prison to release a classified indictment of the Vietnam War. He says Bradley Manning has followed in his footsteps.
The economy didn't doom George McGovern in 1972. The economy and the winding down of the war in Vietnam did.
While Mitt Romney mocks the idea of just sending checks to fight poverty, the idea has an impressive intellectual pedigree, including among conservatives.