Back in 2011, Gov. Christie bragged that the pension and health benefits deal he had cut with the Legislature was a "model for America." It would save the benefits funds and save the state, and it had a cherry on top: It was the fruit of bipartisan cooperation.
Statue talking? People can get the real scoop on the LOVE sculpture from the artist Robert Indiana himself in the Association for Public Art's award-winning Museum Without Walls: AUDIO program, accessible by phone, app, and the Web ("The lasting power of 'LOVE,' " March 5). Says Indiana, "I consider LOVE a one-sentence poem." Wonder why the artist used red, blue, and green? In a rare interview, Indiana talks about his inspirations and childhood influences.
Vladimir Putin is a lucky man. And he's got three more years of luck to come. He takes Crimea, and President Obama says it's not in Russia's interest, not even strategically clever. Indeed, it's a sign of weakness.