The Daily Mail was right. Not a sentence you read very often in this column, and I hope its regular captain will forgive me for spending a moment in praise of "Ayatollah" Dacre.
The great gonzo satirist and former writer for <em>National Lampoon</em> and <em>Rolling Stone</em>
The one-time Republican presidential hopeful is back and on the road.
The candidate described by <em>Rolling Stone</em> as "late-stage Kim Jong-Il crazy" withdraws after
The US state spends more on healthcare than the UK.
...but might like to know in the wake of his Iowa surge.
Republican frontrunner beats Rick Santorum by just eight votes in first primary.
All eyes are on Iowa, where voters are still undecided. Here is what to look out for in the results.
The when, where and who of the Republican primary elections.
Video of the president visiting a marine base in Hawaii goes viral.
Initiation rituals in the army may have led to the deaths of two Chinese Americans this year. Is cru
Instead of closing Guantánamo, Obama has brought its shameful disregard for human rights on to the h
In the first and most important caucus state, the GOP candidates are putting "gays, guns and God" is
News channel's graph ignores fall in unemployment from 9 per cent to 8.6 per cent.
"Whose tweets? Our tweets!" Sometimes, only puns will do.
The Republican frontrunner tried to make a bet with a rival candidate during a televised debate, she
"You're from Britain? You want to watch out," says the man with the Newt 2012 sticker plastered across his paunch. "If you don't do something soon, your country will be under sharia law.
"To my astonishment, the audience applauds. Gingrich is in a spot."
Youtube campaign ad released by GOP hopeful Ron Paul calls out his rival on inconsistencies.
The former businessman is "reassessing" his campaign amid the allegation of a 13 year affair.
There are two readings of Mitt Romney’s position — he can’t win, and he can’t lose. But might he be
Discount shoppers are not the 1% - and activists must remind them that another world is possible.
To gain political capital, elected representatives are exploiting the national hysteria over abortion.
The dismantling of Occupy Wall Street's library is a metaphor for how our culture is policed.
"Got all this stuff twirling around in my head," says Republican presidential hopeful.
To think that all those millions of dollars raised should come to this: a man who looks too stupid t
"Highlights" of the Republican candidate's bizarre speech has notched up over 1m views on YouTube.
Republican candidate fails to answer the crucial question of whether his accusers were paid off.
Everyone in Brooklyn seems to be writing something.
After a series of poor performances, the Texas governor will pull out of some debates. It is a high