Taylor Marsh is a political writer, author and cultural voyeur who lives in the Beltway area of Washington D.C. She is a former Broadway performer and beauty queen who was the Relationship Consultant for LA WEEKLY, then the nation’s top alternative newsweekly. Marsh marks her 20th year in new-media in 2016. Author of The Hillary Effect and The Sexual Education of a Beauty Queen, Taylor turns to fiction for the first time with Below the Beltway.

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News Desk: Pres. Bill Clinton Slams Romney’s False Welfare-to-Work Ad in Statement

FORMER PRESIDENT CLINTON unloaded on Team Romney late Tuesday after they unleashed a welfare ad against Pres. Obama that was patently false. The proof was laid out earlier today.

From Pres. Clinton:

“Governor Romney released […]

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Top Story: Romney Slams Obama on Welfare-to-Work Flexibility That He Sought as Massachusetts Governor

Mitt Romney’s campaign is launching a new offensive on Tuesday accusing President Obama of “unilaterally dismantling” the 1990s bipartisan welfare reform. – Romney launches new attack on Obama over welfare

IT WAS EXACTLY what […]

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Our Puritanical Media and America’s Sexuality Phobia

TINA BROWN’s latest cover is causing media critics to gasp yet again. It’s becoming a ritual. That’s because our media has a very high opinion of itself, never mind they haven’t earned […]

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Daniel Day Lewis Is Lincoln

THE FILM will be out on November 7th.

Mr. Lewis was first spied eating lunch in Richmond, VA., very much in character, which is his usual tactic when working on a film. […]

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The Flying Fickle Finger of Fate Award and the Many Deserving Winners

Joyce L. Arnold, Liberally Independent, Queer Talk, equality activist, writer.

The idea is far from original, but the ever-growing piles of the debris of dumb decisions are getting more difficult to avoid, with […]

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News Desk: Russian Prosecutor Seeks Jail Time for Pussy Riot Protest

A state prosecutor on Tuesday demanded a three-year jail term for three women from the punk band Pussy Riot, saying they had abused God when they stormed the altar of a Moscow cathedral and […]

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Obama Super PAC Got It Right on Bain from the Start, In New Ad Slams It Home

The Obama super PAC Priorities USA Action is unveiling perhaps the harshest, most personal ad of the 2012 presidential race, featuring a former worker at a Bain-owned company talking about the death of his […]

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Great Composer Marvin Hamlisch Gone

“…A Chorus Line is different. I think in all modesty, I was the right guy at the right time to do it. I was a hungry, young 29-year-old. I had won my Oscars, done […]

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Trending: ‘Romney Hood’ is Obama’s Latest Tax Slam

Adding a new attack line on Monday to his stump speech, the president railed against rival Mitt Romney’s tax proposals, saying they amount to “Robin Hood in reverse.” “It’s Romney Hood,” the president […]

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