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  •  Correct. Here's the entry from the unskewed, (15+ / 0-)

    authoritative source on such matters, the Balloon-Juice Lexicon... :)

    “This is excellent news for…”- A phrase born during the 2008 Presidential election, used by McCain supporters and media hacks such as Mark Halperin (that may be redundant), where every piece of news was considered to be good news for John McCain. The best example of this sort of counter-intuitive nonsense was Halperin, to the disbelief of the rest of the ABC Sunday morning panel, insisting that the fact that McCain could not count the number of houses he owned was actually good news for John McCain and a horrible gaffe for Obama. And no, this is not a joke- he actually said that.

    Anxiously awaiting TrueTheVote's report on all the buses full of illegal voters who managed to elect Obama on Tuesday.

    by here4tehbeer on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 01:56:02 PM PST

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    •  While McCain was no longer the candidate, (9+ / 0-)

      Halperin is still a hack.  Although easier to ignore this time around.

      [I]t is totally not true that Mitt Romney strapped Paul Ryan to the top of a car and drove him to Canada. Stop spreading rumors! -- Gail Collins

      by mbayrob on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 03:57:20 PM PST

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    •  For the ages: hack/Halperin/redundant (0+ / 0-)

      used by McCain supporters and media hacks such as Mark Halperin (that may be redundant),

      I will now look up every political word combo uttered on Balloon-Juice Lexicon, including such obvious ones as

      a noun
      a verb
      and
      9-11
      ;-) and eternal thanx You have made my word-loving day, month, year, life.

      "Are you bluish? You don't look bluish," attributed to poet Roger Joseph McGough, for the Beatles' Yellow Submarine (1968).

      by BlueStateRedhead on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 09:10:56 PM PST

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