Tom Kludt is a News Writer for Talking Points Memo based in New York City. A former research intern and polling fellow for TPM, Tom served as assistant polling editor for TPM Media's PollTracker during the 2012 campaign. Before joining TPM, he worked on political campaigns and wrote for various publications in Minnesota and his native South Dakota. Tom graduated summa cum laude from the University of South Dakota in May of 2010 with a B.A. in Political Science and History. He can be reached at email@example.com.
Donald Sterling doesn't sound like a man willing to roll over, with a lawyer for the embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner saying Tuesday that his client "is going to fight to the bloody end" in the NBA's pursuit to terminate his ownership of the franchise.
Edward Snowden has heard the American critics who find it suspicious that he ended up in Russia after pulling off perhaps the most extraordinary intelligence leak ever. His message to them: take it up with the State Department.
Anyone subscribing to the idea that Karl Rove is engaging in some devilishly smart politics by going out of his way to talk about Hillary Clinton's health and age might want to take a look at a poll that dropped Wednesday morning.
Joe Scarborough ventured onto rival territory on Tuesday night, paying Fox News host Megyn Kelly a visit in an interview that ultimately devolved into mockery of the MSNBC host and his show's puny ratings.
Samuel Wurzelbacher gave his condolences this week to the families of the victims of the mass shooting near the University of California, Santa Barbara. But no tragedy is going to stop "Joe The Plumber" from defending the Second Amendment.