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In the end, superdelegates decide it all

Hillary Clinton, buoyed by her win in the Pennsylvania primary, piled pressure on top Democratic Party officials who hold the key to her gripping White House feud with Barack Obama. …

Hillary’s big kitchen strategy

If you haven't viewed the "attack" ad that is generating so much anger against Hillary Rodham Clinton, at least in the Ivory Tower offices of The New York Times and…

War envy, mass psychosis & McCain

War is a form of mass psychosis, during which horrifying acts are transformed into heroic deeds, through the magical moral disinfectant of state sanction. A nice example of this is provided…

So much for the bluebird of happiness

The Pennsylvania primary has come and gone. The people have spoken or inadvertently burped, as the case may be. Anyway, what a relief that everybody around here can shut up…

North Carolina: Just an afterthought

Now the Democratic presidential race comes to North Carolina -- sort of. While this was once seen as a possible make-it-or-break-it state in the Democratic presidential nomination fight, it seems increasingly…

Even with win, Clinton still the underdog

Still the underdog in a contest that won't quit, Hillary Rodham Clinton pulled off a feisty act of political survival in the Pennsylvania primary, defeating Barack Obama to keep her…

Clinton declared winner in Pennsylvania

Hillary Rodham Clinton won the Pennsylvania primary Tuesday night, defeating Barack Obama and staving off elimination in their riveting race for the Democratic presidential nomination. The former first lady was winning…

Surviving to fight another day

Hillary Clinton should savor the moment. Soon enough, she must face the reality of time and money running out on her once-invincible campaign. Her win Tuesday in the important swing state…

Primary’s end: Snipe, snipe and a lot of tripe

Democrats Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama questioned each other's character and readiness to be commander in chief in last-minute television ads as the six-week Pennsylvania primary campaign steamed toward…

Yes, the little things do matter

There are some inescapable axioms in presidential politics. …