Monthly Archives: April 2012

On Why You Should Miss HBO’S “VEEP”

“Satire,” George S. Kaufmann wrote, “is what closes on Saturday night,” which is, perhaps, why HBO scheduled its new political comedy, “Veep,” for Sunday nights. But, if HBO was worried about the Kaufmann curse, it needn’t have. “Veep” is not … Continue reading

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John Edwards versus Mitt Romney

How many times have we heard our elected leaders—or, at least, their supporters—tell us that, in politics, character counts, or, at least, it should? So here’s a question for you. If you had to choose between John Edwards and Mitt … Continue reading

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