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It's been some time now since I added Charles Pierce's 'The Politics Blog' over at Esquire to my daily blogroll. His righteous indignation coupled with his madcap prose stylings are sui generis and ...
by Demi Moaned
Comment Count 164 comments on Mon Jun 09, 2014 at 06:44 PM PDT with 409 Recommends
I always admire people who have issued themselves the WTF license to say whatever they truly feel and believe without worries whether it is politic or polite. Today's "Damn the Torpedoes" Award for ...
by Phoebe Loosinhouse
Comment Count 748 comments on Sun Sep 28, 2014 at 06:53 AM PDT with 394 Recommends
Peggy Noonan is some Democrats favorite conservative columnist -- Really, I've heard more than one say, "well of all the conservative columnists, she's at most tolerable and writes well." Those ...
by Upper West
Comment Count 262 comments on Fri Apr 26, 2013 at 01:08 PM PDT with 325 Recommends
Charlie Pierce, just now, reacting to Justice Ginsberg's dissent from the Supreme Court decision [upholding North Carolina's restrictive voting laws: http://www.esquire.com/blogs/politics/...
by Bethesda 1971
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Oct 09, 2014 at 04:04 PM PDT with 169 Recommends
Progressives know who the Real Villain in the health care debate is. It's Big Insurance. Or it's Big Pharma. Or Big Providers. Or Big Republicans, though they blame Big Lawyers and Big Patients.
by NCrissieB
Comment Count 235 comments on Sat Sep 12, 2009 at 04:42 AM PDT with 83 Recommends
Waaaaaaaaaaah! Religious liberty! The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) have issued the following statement: The Catholic bishops have long supported access to life-affirming ...
by Armando
Comment Count 284 comments on Sat Feb 11, 2012 at 11:15 AM PST with 73 Recommends
Some will say he should have done this weeks or months ago, and there are good arguments for that, but last night President Obama put some needed clarity into the chaos on the issue of health care. ...
by NCrissieB
Comment Count 224 comments on Thu Sep 10, 2009 at 04:01 AM PDT with 73 Recommends
Yesterday I proposed a frame for discussing Republicans' use of racist comments to energize their base:
by NCrissieB
Comment Count 223 comments on Fri Sep 18, 2009 at 04:04 AM PDT with 59 Recommends
Most of the resident faculty here at Blogistan Polytechnic Institute have made their way from the -wine cellar- library where they spent the weekend researching our motto of Magis vinum, magis ...
by NCrissieB
Comment Count 168 comments on Mon Sep 07, 2009 at 04:27 AM PDT with 53 Recommends
I'm currently reading Charles Pierce's Idiot America . If you haven't read it yet, please do. You'll ...
by NCrissieB
Comment Count 173 comments on Sat Sep 05, 2009 at 04:10 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
Last night Keith Olbermann offered a Special Comment on Rep. Joe Wilson's "You lie!" and, more generally, on conservatives' using the tactics ...
by NCrissieB
Comment Count 142 comments on Fri Sep 11, 2009 at 05:32 AM PDT with 46 Recommends
The resident faculty here at Blogistan Polytechnic Institute have made their way from the -wine cellar- library to the -hot tub- faculty lounge, and a peek out the window shows a lawn strewn with ...
by NCrissieB
Comment Count 247 comments on Mon Sep 14, 2009 at 04:09 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
If the late Neil Postman was the prophet ([http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neil_Postman#Amusing_Ourselves_to_Death Amusing Ourselves to Death] - 1985) of the media-lobotimization of America, Charlie ...
by arendt
Comment Count 47 comments on Thu Jun 11, 2009 at 01:25 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
First thing is always to put the bread in the toaster, try to build the sandwich with the bread warm and the mayo loses too much texture. Clean the lettuce, slice the cheese, tomato and chicken. I ...
by paradox
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri May 30, 2014 at 07:56 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
David Brooks retains credibility among the villagers and the totebaggers by clothing his hard-core rapacious views in ovine* camouflauge, quoting philosophers and social scientists who miraculously ...
by Upper West
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Apr 06, 2012 at 09:37 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Charles P. Pierce ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 41 comments on Tue Jan 03, 2012 at 11:59 PM PST with 25 Recommends
My comrades on the bleeding heart left have been having conniption fits about the results of a comprehensive, bipartisan poll conducted for Esquire magazine and NBC News that defines what it calls ...
by Capriccio
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Nov 01, 2013 at 09:40 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
I'm not at Netroots Nation, but it sounds exciting. Most interesting to me was the discovery that the inimitable Charles Pierce is there. He had a great piece on Joe Biden's speech yesterday. And ...
by Demi Moaned
Comment Count 68 comments on Fri Jul 18, 2014 at 09:33 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
Those of us who loved H.S. Thompson especially appreciated that he understood Nixon and all he stood for better than any other journalist of that time. [Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail '...
by RFK Lives
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Jul 31, 2012 at 09:15 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
Or so claims Charles Pierce from his eyrie at Vogue err...Esquire... in today's article on the XL pipeline. The Fix is In . We are, of course, talking of the fabled XL Pipeline which is crossing ...
by vcmvo2
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Apr 01, 2013 at 10:51 AM PDT with 19 Recommends