Paul Ryan

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Have you ever seen an ultrasound?

The baby looks like a bean.
Idiot Box
By MATT BORS  |  October 19, 2012

How Atlas Shrugged links Canadian prog-rock and our terrifying veep hopeful

If, god forbid, Paul Ryan were to get elected vice president, we might have our first executive-branch hard-rock fan, which is somewhat in line with rock culture's slow shift from radical to conservative.
Ryan, Rush, & Rand
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  October 19, 2012

True or False?

Playing the truth game with Paul Ryan.
Idiot Box
By MATT BORS  |  September 14, 2012

Romney/Ryan Campaign Gear

Stock up on poll-boosting tools.
Big Fat Whale
By BRIAN MCFADDEN  |  September 14, 2012

Akin is the GOP

Republican Congressman and Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin is only guilty of saying what the Republican Party officially thinks.
And don't be fooled — Romney and Ryan are enemies of women
By EDITORIAL  |  August 24, 2012

Ryan channels Rand; farewell, Johnny Pesky; Tom don’t know Jack

So, what to make of Mitt Romney's selection of Paul Ryan as his running mate?
The race is on!
By PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  August 17, 2012

Rich and richer

Last week, Mitt Romney announced a running mate — finally offering relief to the fidgeting comedians, though disappointing them when it turned out not to be Michele Bachmann — and it was 42-year-old Paul Ryan.
Diverse City
By SHAY STEWART-BOULEY  |  August 17, 2012

Ryan + Romney = Beavis & Butt-Head

It all makes sense, once you realize that Paul Ryan's high-school classmates voted him "biggest brownnoser."
The Republican Ticket
By EDITORIAL  |  August 17, 2012

The politics of killing Granny

All politicians love gimmicks. But Republicans seem to be especially fond of them.  
And why it matters to Scott Brown
By EDITORIAL  |  May 27, 2011

Cicilline on the hot seat

It's been a brutal couple of months for Providence mayor-turned-freshman Congressman David Cicilline.
But he's not cooked yet
By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  April 29, 2011