Jonathan V. Last

Requiem for a Lightweight

General Wesley Clark leaves the race and takes his amazing résumé with him.

6:40 AM, Feb 11, 2004 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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Nearer, My Dean, to Thee

Some Deaniacs jump ship, while others spin conspiracy theories. Still others see victory close at hand.

11:00 PM, Feb 4, 2004 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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Top 10 Letters

Animal rights, Dick Gephardt, Howard Dean, and more.

11:00 PM, Feb 1, 2004 • By

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Two-Face

John Edwards is a Clinton-style golden boy. What does it look like when he has a bad day?

2:55 PM, Jan 23, 2004 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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A Crisis of Faith

At the debate there are signs that the Deaniacs are preparing for the worst.

1:40 AM, Jan 23, 2004 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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Wesley Clark Takes a Stand on Abortion

Celebrating Roe v. Wade, the general explains what he really thinks about abortion.

2:30 PM, Jan 22, 2004 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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As Good As It Gets

John Kerry comes back from the dead, John Edwards shines, and Wesley Clark calls for regime change in the Middle East.

1:30 AM, Jan 21, 2004 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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Big Night

Watching the Iowa returns in New Hampshire with Wesley Clark, the Kerry camp, and the Deaniacs.

1:40 AM, Jan 20, 2004 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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The Fat, the Mean, and the Ugly

From the January 9, 2004 Wall Street Journal: Peter Biskind's "Down and Dirty Pictures" tells all about Miramax and the American indie scene.

11:00 PM, Jan 15, 2004 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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World Wide Dean

Howard Dean, the Blog for America, and the candidacy of the self.

11:00 PM, Jan 8, 2004 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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Top 10 Letters

The Feres Doctrine, Allen Barra, "Return of the King," and more.

11:00 PM, Dec 29, 2003 • By

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The End of the Ring

"The Return of the King" is a flawed, disappointing end to Peter Jackson's exceptional Lord of the Rings trilogy.

11:00 PM, Dec 16, 2003 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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Cold Comfort

"Cold Mountain," the season's biggest slab of Oscar bait, comes to theaters. Audiences will be deeply moved. Or else.

11:00 PM, Dec 11, 2003 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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The "Overrated" Donovan McNabb

How Rush Limbaugh, Allen Barra, and the High Church of Statistical Determinism misjudged a winner.

11:00 PM, Dec 9, 2003 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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Top 10 Letters

Grifters, bunko, Wesley Clark, and more.

9:00 AM, Dec 8, 2003 • By

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