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Um. No. Sex misconduct from yrs ago was gross but Speaker Hastert is now a victim who should be given pass in exchange for testimony vs blackmailer. — Geraldo Rivera (@...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 70 comments on Fri May 29, 2015 at 04:30 PM PDT with 112 Recommends
On his radio show today, January 29, Hannity was going on with the current right wing memes: the President is running a lawless administration, he's trashing the constitution, even his ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Jan 29, 2015 at 01:17 PM PST with 16 Recommends
The "Democratic Donkey" was originally a political attack twisting President Andrew Jackson's name to "Jackass," but Democrats embraced the symbolism of an animal associated with hard work. I've ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 23 comments on Mon Dec 22, 2014 at 11:37 AM PST with 21 Recommends
it's really important for us all to keep the subject headline in mind, because sooner or later *all* of us make gaffes we might not be able to live down. Politicians are no exception, of course... ...
by TheOldIslander
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Sep 12, 2014 at 03:14 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Release the Biden The headline of the article making its way around Twitter just now: Did Joe Biden Just Leak A Secret Government Plan To Stop Deportations You can'...
by zenbassoon
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat May 03, 2014 at 05:13 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Lynn Jenkins went out of her way to tell us all what was wrong with the developments in Washington. This was a "manufactured crisis" that was just made up.. primarily because the senate was going ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Sep 30, 2013 at 09:07 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Chuck Todd made news on MSNBC when, in a discusion about the Affordable Care Act, he said it wasn't the job of the press to call out Republican lies. Or at least that's what it appeared he was ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Sep 18, 2013 at 05:43 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
The final gaffe of the campaign. You read it here first. http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/04/us/politics/paul-ryan-is-said-to-be-planning-an-active-role.html?ref=politics Representative Paul D. ...
by grytpype
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Nov 03, 2012 at 09:54 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
In defense of Mitt Romney, his website states , "[o]ur country today faces a bewildering array of threats and opportunities." That those threats and opportunities are truly bewildering to Mr. Romney ...
by HawksLoveDoves
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Oct 23, 2012 at 05:57 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
"Mitt Romney was a disappointment with his nearly gaffe-less and mostly truthful performance."
by ConsciousObserver
Comment Count 25 comments on Sat Oct 06, 2012 at 07:33 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Noun: An unintentional act or remark causing embarrassment to its originator; a ...
by El Chuco
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Oct 03, 2012 at 05:38 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Just a short, throw-away line yesterday during NPR’s regular piece interview of the Gallop poll director, who predictably opined that gaffes on both sides typically fade from significance political-
by Victim of Circumstance
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Sep 21, 2012 at 02:14 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Many fair-minded observers have asked "what is the difference between Romney's 47% secret video gaffe and Obama's clinging to 'guns and religion' gaffe of 2008?" That's a fair question. First it's ...
by tjwalker
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Sep 20, 2012 at 07:41 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Merry Liberal Christmas, Y'all! Mitt Romney gave us all a wonderful present last night, didn't he? Gosh, and I didn't get him anything. Anyway, the most spectacular part of this type of thing, of ...
by Vox
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Sep 18, 2012 at 06:26 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
This bit of Romney's incredibly awkward last-minute press conference stuck with me: ...the president's approach is attractive to people who aren't paying taxes because frankly my discussion about ...
by Melquiades
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Sep 18, 2012 at 05:25 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
A quick background on what the Romney campaign responded to - a diary by Kos user joelgp. This morning, during the Romney conference call, Ed Gillespie was asked to respond to this video. His ...
by svip
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon Sep 17, 2012 at 08:47 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Republicans can't understand why they aren't doing better. It's because they are straying too far from what their most effective message would probably be. Few people actually blame Obama for all ...
by imobannon
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Sep 09, 2012 at 07:05 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
I live in Lakeland, Florida, so when I watched The Rachel Maddow Show Friday night and saw her play a portion of this clip, I was surprised to learn that while I was sound a sleep having stayed up ...
by hungrycoyote
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon Sep 03, 2012 at 01:24 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
From a DNC Rapid Response email I just received: Speaking at the Faith and Freedom Coalition yesterday in Tampa ahead of the Republican convention, the Texas GOP Senate hopeful said that Hurricane ...
by Melquiades
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Aug 27, 2012 at 12:18 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
according to this item in the Caucus Blog at the New York Times. DES MOINES — In extending condolences for the Wisconsin shooting, Mitt Romney mistakenly referred to the victims gunned down at a ��
by teacherken
Comment Count 49 comments on Tue Aug 07, 2012 at 09:33 PM PDT with 30 Recommends