Last week at CPAC potential Republican candidates were invoking President Ronald Reagan ad-nauseam. Ed Schultz asked Bruce Bartlett, former adviser to Reagan, how would Reagan have been treated at ...
A Merle Haggard quote has been circulating social media, almost as if it appeared in response to the incredible disrespect shown to President Obama ...
Several years ago, I wrote a diary looking at what might have happened if America had an apportionment rule like Canada's, which prevents any province from having fewer ridings than it did in 1982. ...
This round of redistricting has seen Iowa lose a congressional district and from 2013 it will be represented by only four congressmembers, which will be the least amount of representation it has had ...
This diary is part of a continuing series. For previous installments, covering Iowa and the Dakotas , follow the links.
The basic concept is to imagine how congressional boundaries might look if ...
Just watch this —over and over and over:
Obama: I have no more campaigns to run. My only agenda ...
[Weak Republican applause]
Obama: I know, 'cause I won both of 'em.
[Democrats go nuts]
Judge not, that ye be not judged.
The fact that Dolly Parton has become such a beloved entertainer across so wide a spectrum of American audiences is a unique story. She is one of ...
Nice one, Mr. President.
President Obama: While affordable health care might ...
John Oliver's Last Week Tonight wants to know– how is Ayn Rand still a thing?
"She's something you're supposed to grow out of, like ska music, or handjobs."
Head below the fold to watch the ...
The very thunderous and politically outspoken comedian, Lewis Black , lashed out at Rush Limbaugh yesterday for Limbaugh's recent comments about the ...