John Brahan

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Ghost Stories: The Most Forgettable Coldplay Album Ever

The band’s sixth album is beautiful, soothing, and relentlessly uninspiring.<p>People don't listen to a Coldplay song, Marshall McLuhan would have said, they slip into it like a warm bath. Dulcet melodies spill pleasingly into the vat like aromatic oils. The musical palette is a soapy broth. The words …

The 'Wary of Hillary' Democrats

Everyone knows about the “Ready for Hillary” Democrats — the rapidly proliferating parade of elected officials and activists getting behind Hillary Clinton’s increasingly likely 2016 presidential campaign.<p>But there’s also a smaller but increasingly vocal group making its presence felt lately — call …

White House to propose rule giving states free rein to meet emission reduction goals

The Obama administration will next week unveil a cornerstone of its climate-change initiative with a proposed rule aimed at allowing states to use cap-and-trade systems, renewable energy and other measures to meet aggressive goals for reducing carbon emissions by existing power plants.<p>Energy …

Were Christians Right About Gay Marriage All Along?

The marriage equality fight is all but won. Will the future of marriage be boring as hell, or a Bible-thumper’s idea of Sodom and Gomorrah?<p>Same-sex …

Tea Party appears poised for big victories in Texas run-offs

DALLAS, TX (Reuters) - Texas conservatives are hoping to win two major Republican run-off elections on Tuesday, for lieutenant governor and attorney general, underscoring the Tea Party’s enduring influence in the state.<p>Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) walks during the White House Correspondents' Association …

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