Open Thread

By NB Staff | March 8, 2010 | 9:13 AM EST

Possible point of discussion: the federal government as Schlitz beer?

By NB Staff | March 7, 2010 | 10:54 AM EST

For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: Oscars.Are you going to watch? Have any favorites? Will there be any political controversies? Expect some Obama lovin'? Could you care less?

By NB Staff | March 6, 2010 | 9:53 AM EST

For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: Wanna talk bloat?

By NB Staff | March 5, 2010 | 9:20 AM EST

In a stunning non-Friday night announcement, White House advisors have said that they are nearing a recommendation that KSM and other major detainees be tried in military courts.

By NB Staff | March 4, 2010 | 9:30 AM EST

Share some ideas for what might constitute meaningful and common-sense health care reform. Here's a novel idea to get the juices flowing: make Americans informed health care consumers.

By NB Staff | March 2, 2010 | 10:10 AM EST

Today's open thread. Have at it.

Here's something interesting:

Barack Obama should not only try harder to kick his smoking habit, his team of doctors warned, but they also recommended 'moderation of alcohol intake'.

It would seem the pressure of the U.S. presidency - and all those White House receptions - are taking their toll after the 48-year-old's first medical checkup since winning the race to the White House.

So no more beer summits?

By NB Staff | March 1, 2010 | 9:21 AM EST

For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: even the Gray Lady calls for Rangel to step down.

By NB Staff | February 28, 2010 | 9:54 AM EST

Well, they conclude today with what could be an epic gold medal hockey game between Canada and the U.S. Can we do it again and shock the world? Are you excited about this game, or couldn't care less?America has had a fabulous Olympics. Did you enjoy the past two weeks, or are you glad to see the games come to an end so that the sports world will start thinking about the upcoming college basketball championships and baseball?

By NB Staff | February 28, 2010 | 9:47 AM EST

For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: Are Democrats choosing to run off a cliff with ObamaCare?

By NB Staff | February 27, 2010 | 10:09 AM EST

Have you been enjoying the Olympics so far? What's been your favorite event? Least favorite? What do you think about the coverage? Too much curling? Did Apolo foul last night? What are you expecting in the closing days? Can USA beat Canada in hockey again to win gold?

By NB Staff | February 27, 2010 | 10:04 AM EST

For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: They need MORE condoms?

By NB Staff | February 25, 2010 | 4:37 PM EST
How do you think it's going so far? Are both sides being effective or just one? Are you even watching at all?