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Edwin Edwards with wife Trina and Baby Eli

Conviction Politician

Out of prison, with a new wife and infant son, Edwin Edwards, 86, hits the campaign trail again.

10:29 AM, Dec 7, 2014 • By MATT LABASH

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Roger Stone, Political Animal

"Above all, attack, attack, attack--never defend."

Nov 5, 2007, Vol. 13, No. 08

Are We Having Fun Yet?

The infantilization of corporate America.

Sep 17, 2007, Vol. 13, No. 01

Impaler of Fish

Jun 11, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 37

The Sane Fringe Candidate

Meet John Cox, Republican candidate for president.

May 21, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 34

And the Band Plays On . . .

The music of New Orleans is still alive, but will the city ever recover?

Mar 26, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 27

A Junket to Israel

Matt Labash, Zionist pawn.

Feb 5, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 20

The Good News Girl

Jan 15, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 17

They Don't Got Mike

Nov 20, 2006, Vol. 12, No. 10

Kinky Friedman
Runs for Governor

But is it good for the Texans?

Oct 23, 2006, Vol. 12, No. 06

This Land Is Whose Land?

In which Piscataway seizes the Halper family farm.

Sep 11, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 48

Riding with the Kossacks

Markos Moulitsas Zúniga and me.

Jun 26, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 39

Cooper Duper Newsman

Matt Labash, Anderfan.

Jun 5, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 36

What Would Jesus Rap?

On the road with Junkyard Prophet, apostles to the public schools.

May 15, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 33

Will the Good Times Ever Roll Again?

A report from post-Katrina New Orleans.

Mar 20, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 25

Evicting David Souter

If the justice is so fond of eminent domain, say protesters, let's seize his ancestral property and develop a charming bed and breakfast on it.

Feb 13, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 21

Yule Be Sorry

Jan 2, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 16

And the Horse You Rode in on

Matt Labash, royalist.

Nov 21, 2005, Vol. 11, No. 10

The Second Time as Farce

Not that the first time was serious.

Oct 31, 2005, Vol. 11, No. 07

Freaky Tiki

Matt Labash's Maryland exotica.

Oct 17, 2005, Vol. 11, No. 05

Notes from Under Water

From the September 19, 2005 issue: The struggle to survive the disaster in New Orleans.

Sep 19, 2005, Vol. 11, No. 01

BIOGRAPHY

Matt Labash is a senior writer at The Weekly Standard. His collection Fly Fishing with Darth Vader: And Other Adventures with Evangelical Wrestlers, Political Hitmen, and Jewish Cowboys was published in 2010 by Simon and Schuster. He lives in Owings, Maryland, with his wife, his sons Luke and Dean, and his dog, Moses.

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