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These diaries are the most Recommended for all time for this tag:
Update: See also clammyc's diary on this from earlier today . Good detailed stuff from clammy as always. They say ...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 392 comments on Fri Feb 13, 2009 at 08:44 PM PST with 574 Recommends
Just a short note to say - check out this one minute video put together by Steve Benen and Bob Simmon . Can we ...
by cryptodira
Comment Count 205 comments on Fri Oct 08, 2010 at 03:45 PM PDT with 547 Recommends
Steve Benen, writing for the Maddow Blog , has compiled a list of 30 flagrant lies told by Mitt Romney this week alone. It's an eye-opening collection of falsehoods so egregious that it's mind-...
by News Corpse
Comment Count 170 comments on Fri Jun 22, 2012 at 09:18 PM PDT with 491 Recommends
There's a must-read diary by News Corpse which details Steve Benen's list of the top ten lies told repeatedly by Mitt Romney - among the many, many, many lies he tells all the time. Over at the ...
by davidkc
Comment Count 215 comments on Sat Jun 23, 2012 at 07:13 AM PDT with 369 Recommends
Guess why we suddenly need voter ID laws after President Obama got elected? Steve Benen at MaddowBlog, in a post titled "...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 204 comments on Tue Aug 27, 2013 at 10:57 AM PDT with 304 Recommends
Read my lips I suppose you’ll be ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 168 comments on Tue Jul 26, 2011 at 09:56 AM PDT with 290 Recommends
You might have missed this, but everyone's most loathed conservative hellspawn, Liz Cheney, had an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal today and it is a humdinger. But instead of forcing you to read ...
by gf120581
Comment Count 127 comments on Fri Mar 29, 2013 at 05:47 PM PDT with 213 Recommends
I happened to be listening to an older broadcast of Terry Gross on NPR's Fresh Air today and the subject was the Citizens United decision by the Supreme Court....a decision which was ...
by dweb8231
Comment Count 74 comments on Sun Feb 20, 2011 at 06:00 AM PST with 177 Recommends
One of the hoariest of the many "Zombie Lies" is the canard that Bob Casey was banned from the 1992 Democratic Convention because he was "pro-life." This one was so ensconced in the public ...
by Bethesda 1971
Comment Count 29 comments on Mon Jun 23, 2014 at 07:38 AM PDT with 80 Recommends
Jason Zengerle of New Republic recently published an excellent, timely article entitled The New Racism which focuses on the political career of Hank Sanders, who took his diploma from Harvard Law ...
by BetteNoir
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Aug 11, 2014 at 02:48 PM PDT with 45 Recommends
Will Femia has pointed out that Steve Benen of The Maddow Blog has had two ...
by Lily O Lady
Comment Count 29 comments on Sat Nov 03, 2012 at 08:59 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
Originally posted at EnviroKnow. Yesterday, Senators Kerry and Boxer introduced the Clean Energy Jobs and ...
by Josh Nelson
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Oct 01, 2009 at 10:08 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
Here's yet another in the continuing series, " Not the Onion. No, Really. Not the Onion." Steve Benen at [The Maddow Blog http://maddowblog.msnbc.com/_news/2013/02/08/16899707-germany-isnt-sunnier-
by Upper West
Comment Count 40 comments on Fri Feb 08, 2013 at 11:18 AM PST with 34 Recommends
I have a suspicious mind when it comes to the motives of Republicans for some of the seemingly malicious actions their party has taken over the last two years. Matt Yglesias over at Wonk Room writes ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 60 comments on Tue Nov 23, 2010 at 10:39 AM PST with 30 Recommends
Presented for the Daily Kos readership. Steve Benen of the Maddow Blog captured the Republican mindset clearly: It seems the key to American social progress in the 21st century is simple: more ...
by TomP
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Mar 15, 2013 at 07:01 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Republican politicians really try. They try so hard not to say what they really think about women, about Hispanics, about African-Americans, about teachers, about any one of the disparate Democratic-...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Oct 10, 2014 at 05:03 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Steve Benen at The Washington Monthly had a quick post up yesterday (...
by swellsman
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Aug 09, 2011 at 08:53 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
As Steve Benen notes this morning, the President seems to be enjoying baiting the Republicans over Boehner's threatened lawsuit. While Boehner was unable to come up with a single reason for the ...
by Blue Intrigue
Comment Count 25 comments on Wed Jul 02, 2014 at 08:43 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
John Boehner whined the other day that "They're snuffing out the America that I grew up in." Well, Boehner and I grew up in the 1950's and '60s. I watched "Leave it to Beaver" just like he probably ...
by Upper West
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Jul 02, 2010 at 07:44 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
by CityLightsLover
Comment Count 54 comments on Mon Aug 15, 2011 at 06:00 PM PDT with 17 Recommends