Peter Funt

We Are the Wonks
05/17/2010
Outside Ohio, the question isn’t so much whether basketball superstar LeBron James will opt to stay with the Cleveland Cavaliers, but whether a shamelessly hokey ... Read More
A Closed Open
05/13/2010
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – The U.S. Open golf tournament will be played here next month with great fanfare. But looking at the onerous list of ... Read More
A Standup President
05/03/2010
Even in times of world peace, economic stability and oil-free coastlines, of which the present is not such a time, it’s uncomfortable to see a ... Read More
Cover Story
04/28/2010
The adage at Newsweek magazine must be: a picture is worth a thousand complaints. Newsweek’s current cover will likely bring that many objections from Hillary ... Read More
Spit Ball
04/22/2010
Sights and sounds of a glorious new baseball season are all around: the emerald green grass, the crack of the bat, and the endless globs ... Read More
Stuck in the Spin Cycle
04/14/2010
Rhetorical spinning used to be good sport. Think back on the scenes following Presidential debates, when high-powered advocates for each candidate pounced on reporters to ... Read More
Got Apps?
04/07/2010
Car companies are crashing, banks are bailing, farms are failing, but grant this to American entrepreneurs: they sure know how to make apps. Since the ... Read More
The Coca-Cola Column
04/02/2010
I’m calling this column “Coca-Cola.” Although I have little to say about Coke, it’s my hope that the giant soft drink company will send me ... Read More