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As every smart crook knows (as well as anyone who watches enough movies), if you want to commit a crime, the first thing you want to do is create a distraction. An explosion here, a car wreck there,
by Inky99
Comment Count 730 comments on Tue Mar 17, 2009 at 11:46 PM PDT with 993 Recommends
Somebody had to do it. After months of negotiation and countless attempts at compromise, the Bush Administration is still refusing to let New York and other states across the country expand ...
by Eliot Spitzer
Comment Count 440 comments on Tue Oct 02, 2007 at 12:30 PM PDT with 807 Recommends
The New York Times this morning has [http://www.nytimes.com/2008/03/11/nyregion/11inquire.html?_r=1&hp&oref=slogin a story about the origins of the Spitzer investigation] that, at least to me, ...
by leevank
Comment Count 1010 comments on Tue Mar 11, 2008 at 03:02 AM PDT with 600 Recommends
by bonddad
Comment Count 270 comments on Sat Nov 11, 2006 at 06:48 AM PST with 576 Recommends
Spitzer's back! In one of the most upright explanations of the clusterfuck I've seen on TV yet, Ratigan, Spitzer And Toure pick apart this disaster and explain exactly why the Fed fears ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 480 comments on Sat Jul 25, 2009 at 06:31 AM PDT with 503 Recommends
the Eliot Spitzer mess has nothing to do with the 2008 Democratic Primary for President. Nothing. Let me say that again... What Eliot Spitzer may have done or didn't do, who he may ...
by wmtriallawyer
Comment Count 520 comments on Mon Mar 10, 2008 at 12:36 PM PDT with 484 Recommends
It does not take much reading between the lines of recent news stories--although, technically, this is still just speculation--to come to a yet-to-be-confirmed conclusion that many ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 285 comments on Mon Dec 28, 2009 at 03:20 AM PST with 449 Recommends
( From TWD ) Glenn Greenwald delivered the "Smackdown of the Day" this afternoon on former New York Governor Elliot Spizer, who filled ...
by sluggahjells
Comment Count 879 comments on Tue Jun 01, 2010 at 05:40 PM PDT with 442 Recommends
As noted in my diary, yesterday, economist Dean Baker pointed out on Friday that "[http://www.huffingtonpost.com/dean-baker/when-wall-street-rules-we_b_688866.html When Wall Street Rules, We Get ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 330 comments on Mon Aug 23, 2010 at 10:02 AM PDT with 423 Recommends
While Kossacks are deciding whether to hang Eliot Spitzer or merely slow roast him, perhaps we should actually ask wtf is going on. I found it rather unusual that this news broke /the same day as ...
by eugene
Comment Count 334 comments on Mon Mar 10, 2008 at 07:40 PM PDT with 422 Recommends
I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate the netroots community on a successful weekend in Chicago. The continued success of Yearly Kos is a testament to the power of the ideas you ...
by Eliot Spitzer
Comment Count 420 comments on Mon Aug 06, 2007 at 10:57 AM PDT with 409 Recommends
Max Blumenthal, of DailyBeast.com, and author of the recently released psycho-historical analysis of the American Religious Right and the damage it has inflicted on the Republican Party, ...
by NBBooks
Comment Count 193 comments on Sun Sep 20, 2009 at 11:58 AM PDT with 355 Recommends
Last night, Bill Maher took New York City mayor Bill de Blasio (D) to task for his own version of slut-shaming. And finally, New Rule: if polls show we now live in an America that can accept gay ...
by BruinKid
Comment Count 219 comments on Sat Feb 01, 2014 at 09:00 AM PST with 256 Recommends
by intrepidliberal
Comment Count 211 comments on Sun Mar 04, 2007 at 08:37 AM PST with 239 Recommends
Once again, Matt Taibbi out does himself in his latest article at Rolling Stone , posted just a few hours ago at the magazine’s website: “’[http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/gangster-...
by bobswern
Comment Count 145 comments on Thu Feb 14, 2013 at 10:46 AM PST with 225 Recommends
[bumped - BarbinMD] This morning at 9 a.m. EST, the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission will begin its first hearings with a line-up of executives from Goldman Sachs, Bank of America, ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 205 comments on Wed Jan 13, 2010 at 06:39 AM PST with 173 Recommends
Well, the sex thing, of course. But not just “sex”... rattle–the-teeth-loose-from-my-jaw, curl-the-hair-on-my-head, cover-the-sheets-in-every-known-human-liquid, eyes-rolling-back-...
by JeffLieber
Comment Count 380 comments on Thu Mar 13, 2008 at 08:11 PM PDT with 147 Recommends
WHAT? Spitzer Is Linked to Prostitution Ring By DANNY HAKIM Published: March 10, 2008 ALBANY - Gov. Eliot Spitzer has informed his most senior administration officials that he ...
by stillman
Comment Count 579 comments on Mon Mar 10, 2008 at 11:03 AM PDT with 116 Recommends
by Armando
Comment Count 178 comments on Sun Feb 26, 2006 at 10:37 AM PST with 116 Recommends
I'm heading to D.C. today. I've been invited to discuss the current state of the economy with some pretty big names, and I'd like to invite you to watch . . . On Tuesday, March 27 you can ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 50 comments on Tue Mar 27, 2012 at 09:27 AM PDT with 108 Recommends