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|Act Today to Stop Christie's Phone Scheme
Every other day it seems we learn about another way in which the Tunnel Assassin is trying to screw the people of his state and others. Today it's a sleazy deregulation deal with Verizon. [David ...
|. . . And you thought it was that other thing that can make you go blind.
Nearly all of us have engaged in a natural, pleasurable activity that despite clerical, parental and scholastic warnings, [did not make us go blind. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0144246/] (Most of us ...
|Marco Rubio Endorses the Neeson Doctrine
Liam, that is. The Florida Senator outlined his highly nuanced foreign policy views based on Liam Neeson's fictional character in the Taken film franchise: On our strategy on global jihadists and ...
|The Billionaire Behind Rubio
The topic of this diary: [Marco Rubio's Sugar Daddy http://www.dailykos.com/story/2015/05/09/1383676/-Marco-Rubio-s-Sugar-Daddy] deserves attention. The NY Times has an article about the close ...
|Going to W for Advice on Foreign Policy is like going to Tom Brady for Advice on Inflation
Or maybe it's like: Going to Donald Trump for Advice on Hair Care; or Going to the Kardashians for Advice on Keeping a Low Profile; or Going to Bill O'Reilly for Advice on Truth Telling; or ...
|Once again, Krugman goes after Brooks
He doesn't mention David Brooks, of course, but [Paul Krugman clearly is directing his column today http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/04/opinion/paul-krugman-race-class-and-neglect.html?hp&action=click&...
|Times: Wildstein, Baroni and Kelly to be Indicted Today in GWB Scandal
The NY Times is [reporting http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/02/nyregion/christie-ally-expected-to-plead-guilty-in-george-washington-bridge-lane-closing-case.html?_r=0] that three figures in the George ...
|Paranoia Reaches a Peak in Texas: Governor Sends Nat'l Guard to "Monitor" US Military Exercises
Via [Ed Kilgore, http://www.washingtonmonthly.com/political-animal-a/2015_04/coup_foiled_in_texas055304.php] I learned this today: Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday asked the State Guard ...
|Right Wing Pundits: President Obama's WHCA Comedy Routine Shows the Truth About Him At Last!
The Reviews are in! And the consensus (from the right) is that President Obama's hilarious routine at the White House Correspondent's Dinner proves at last that he is . . . . . [An ...
|Reverend Wright, Meet Marco Rubio's Pastor (or, The Satanic Voices of Evolution)
Marco Rubio is Catholic, but most weeks he also attends a Protestant Megachurch in Miami: "On most Saturday nights, we still attend services at Christ Fellowship, especially if Pastor Rick [...
|Christie Speech on Social Security Reveals his New Goal: Job at a Wall Street Firm
At least that's what the Bridge and Tunnel Assailant's [speech today about "Entitlements" http://talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/chris-christie-proposes-social-security-medicare-medicaid-changes?...
|Is it Wrong to "Revel" in Another Christie Failure?
The answer, of course, is an emphatic "No," and it's OK that you're smiling too. "Revel" in this case is the bankrupt Atlantic City Casino project that Christie pushed as his legacy, but has ...
|Breaking: Christie Appoints Self Senator
"F$k this President s$@t" was how former Governor Chris Christie began his news conference today in which he announced that in a multiparty deal: Sen. Bob Menendez will step down and Christie ...
|Supreme Court Won't Hear Appeal of Wisconsin Discriminatory Voter ID Law
Send this to anyone who claims that there is no difference between the parties: [Supreme Court Rejects Appeal of Wisconsin Voter ID Law http://www.bloomberg.com/politics/articles/2015-03-23/...
|Maher: The "Cuban Excuse"
So Bill Maher has a panel that includes failed Senate candidate Jack Kingston, failed Mayoral candidate Christine Quinn and bizarre Mary Matalin- wannabe "Republican consultant" Mercedes Schlapp, (...
|Frank Bruni -- the New Maureen Dowd of The Times
Those of us who follow the NY Times Op-Ed pages know that substance-less mean girl Maureen Dowd has lost her Wednesday column gig and is relegated to once a week to spew bile against the Clintons, ...
|Jon Stewart Engages in Both Siderism
Jon Stewart is a hero and truth teller who will be missed. Last week, he seemed to be turning yet another corner of "I don't give a shit" territory when for the first time, he railed against not ...
|Calvin Speaks (through Bill Watterson)
Bill Watterson, the genius behind Calvin & Hobbes, has given a rare interview as part of a [book and exhibition of his work. http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/comic-riffs/wp/2015/03/09/bill-...
|The Senate GOP's Letter to Iran: An Open Violation of the Logan Act?
The [Logan Act http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Logan_Act] is a 215-year-old law imposing fine, imprisonment or both on anyone who without authority of the United States, directly or indirectly ...
|One Column Shows David Brooks' Many Ways To Deceive
David Brooks' [column today http://www.nytimes.com/2015/03/06/opinion/david-brooks-the-temptation-of-hillary.html?ref=opinion] is a "Greatest Hits" compendium of Brooks' dishonest techniques and ...
|Live Blog of King v. Burwell Argument
The Supreme Court is now hearing arguments in King v. Burwell -- the meritless case that nonetheless compelled four Justices to accept it for hearing. The WSJ has a [live blog http://blogs.wsj.com/...
|The Dress Bucket Challenge
So yesterday one of my kids who's 14 shows me a picture of The Dress and asks me what colors it is. My first reaction is "Who gives a *&$@?" but being a good dad, I forbear from saying that and ...
|Another O'Reilly Lie: I was at the Scene of Suicide of JFK Assassination Probe Witness
[Media Matters reports on a new (old) lie: http://mediamatters.org/blog/2015/02/24/oreilly-lied-about-suicide-of-jfk-assassination/202655] In his 2012 best-selling non-fiction book Killing Kennedy ,
|"Screen Voters for Patriotism:" Poe's Law in Operation
[Poe's Law http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poe%27s_law] states : Without a blatant display of humor, it is impossible to create a parody of extremism or fundamentalism that someone won't mistake for ...
|Giuliani “I do not believe that the president loves America."
We last heard from our former Mayor spouting blatant racism on TV. Now, he has seen fit to say [this: http://www.politico.com/story/2015/02/rudy-giuliani-president-obama-doesnt-love-america-115309....
|Mark Kirk's Over the Top Rhetoric: "Coffins Outside Democrats' Offices"
Senator Mark Kirk is supposed to be one of the "moderate" Republicans, and by comparison he is, showing it by some isolated votes, like his vote to confirm NRA target Surgeon General Murthy last ...
|Idiocracy Triumphs in Tennessee: "Keep Your Government Hands Off My Medicare" Lives
"I’m skeptical of government-run programs,” said Louis Stans, a retired engineer who was part of the AFP (American's for Prosperity) group. Medicare, Stans said, was “better” and he had “...
|Prayer Speech Freakout or Nobody Expects a Defense of the Spanish Inquisition
I love the new "I don't give a crap" Obama. The President makes a thoughtful speech at the National Prayer Breakfast and mass hysteria erupts on the right, or as only Charlie Pierce can put it, the ...
|Are You Really Saying That With a Straight Face, David Brooks?
David Brooks teaches a course on "humility" at [http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/is-david-brooks-teaching-humility-at-yale-the-most-pretentious-moment-in-history-20121219 Yale.] That was ...
|The NY Times' Love Letter to Fox or, The Soft Bigotry of Low Expectations for Megyn Kelly
I. Jim Rutenberg of the Times is in love. Jim Rutenberg has written a lengthy love letter to Megyn Kelly and Fox News in today's [New York Times Magazine Cover Story. http://www.nytimes.com/2015/...
|A Former Student's Encounter with the Police
Below is a Facebook post by a student of mine at a NYC High School in the 1980's. He was the outstanding student in the class, which was a course in Criminal Law. Somewhat ironically, in light of ...
|Barack Becomes Luther (his "anger translator")
[Steve Benen http://www.msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-show/i-won-both-them#break] today has the best analogy for the President's "I won both of them" comment in response to Republicans' derisive applause ...
|Obama Joins in Commie Atheist Agenda 21 Song ("Imagine" if he had gone to France)
Yesterday in this space, we explored how [President Obama's Re-Election Chances were Doomed by his failure to go to France. http://www.dailykos.com/story/2015/01/12/1357299/-Todd-President-Obama-s-Re-
|Todd: President Obama's Re-Election Chances Doomed by France Flap
The consensus in: President Obama's failure to go to France (the Most Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Decision in the complete annals of American History) has doomed his chances of being ...
|The Unbearable Relevance of "Selma" (Poll added)
Selma goes into wide release tomorrow, so I'm publishing an expanded version of a December diary I wrote about the film. Prior to Selma, the last time I cried at a movie was two years ago at the ...
|The vicious circle/ Fear is why we shoot, shooting/ is why we're afraid. (2014 Haiku)
Hey -- A Haiku fits in a a Diary title! Another: Ebola, ISIS Benghazi, high gas, Iran: It's Obama's fault These are from [The Rude Pundit's annual Haiku contest. http://rudepundit.blogspot.com/#
|Cuomo and Christie Perpetrate the Saturday Night Massacre of PA Reform; or "One Bill, Two Guvnors"
The unholy alliance of NY and NJ Governors struck again last night, as Governors Christie and Cuomo jointly vetoed Port Authority [reform bills that had been passed unanimously by both house of the ...
|The Incredible Timeliness of "Selma"
Prior to seeing Selma, the last time I cried at a movie was two years ago, at Lincoln . I cried then for many reasons: The towering performances of Daniel Day Lewis and Tommy Lee Jones as Lincoln ...
|Is Kim Jong-Un hacking Fandango?
As good Jews on Christmas, my family was planning our Christmas movie day. (Maybe a double feature of Into the Woods and Selma !) I typed in Fandango.com on Firefox just now and got a picture of ...
|Rudy: Cop Killer Needs Mental Health Treatment
Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani [said Sunday http://www.politico.com/blogs/politicolive/0111/Giuliani_Arizona_shooting_suspect_crying_out_for_help.html] that the shooting of two New York police ...
|If ACA Success Falls in a Forest . . .
Note: Sorry for the arguably oxymoronic metaphor. Success can't "fail" but can it "fall?" But I couldn't think of an alternative. [Steve Benen http://www.msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-show/obamacare-...
|The Rise of Joy under President Obama
The celebrations of Dreamers and other beneficiaries of yesterday's immigration reform announcement are timely reminders that President Obama's actions have brought moments of unalloyed joy ...
|This Week in the War on Social Security Disability Benefits
Social Security Disability Benefits are the Benghazi/FastnFurious/Gruber of "Entitlements." Bashing recipients is even the cool, hip thing to do, as proven by NPR-Hipster-God-Horn-rimmed-Raconteur-...
|The Most Hilarious David Brooks Column Yet?
Hallelujah! exclaims [David Brooks http://www.nytimes.com/2014/11/07/opinion/david-brooks-the-governing-party.html?_r=0] this morning. The "Palin Spasm" finally ended on Tuesday. Until then, David ...
|Christie: "Big Chicken" Earns His Name, Annoys Rush
Over the last few days, Christie has richly earned Charlie Pierce's name for him: [Big Chicken. http://www.esquire.com/blogs/politics/Big_Chicken_Loses_Big] The phony tough guy was all bluster [...
|Krugman, Brooks and the Museum of Willful Cluelessness
Every Friday in the New York Times, Paul Krugman shares op-ed page space with David Brooks -- a Nobel winning economist sharing space with a former right wing cheerleader turned phony moderate and ...
|Hey Christie -- Want Better Paying Jobs? Build the Damn Tunnel
Chris Christie, bless his heart, does not subscribe to the "soft bigotry of low expectations." He's "tired" of hearing about the minimum wage and believes parents should aspire to more than that ...
|A long, blue river of sadness
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/...
|Arguing for the ACA: "How many lives will it take to be saved, before we can end all the lies."
To paraphrase Dylan: "How many lives will it take to be saved, before we can end all the lies." There has been great news about the ACA lately, real time facts that knock down the right's ...
|Christie's Fall: Mall Stall by Football. And That's Not All.
No matter that it looks like "Christie cronies made sure they protected their boss [from the GWB] like he was a Sicilian godfather in the wrong pasta joint"(1) The record of failures by this media-
|Does Anyone Remember the Government Shutdown by the FKN Party?
So I'm watching Bill Maher the other night and his panel consists of "Boss Hogg," Haley Barbour, "No Labels" guy Jon Huntsman and Andrea "CW" Mitchell Greenspan. Maher asks the group the "Worst ...
|Given who I am, Bárðarbunga would not dare erupt -- Chris Christie
NY Times [today: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/02/us/politics/chris-christies-trip-to-mexico-doubles-as-a-foreign-policy-test.html?hpw&rref=politics&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&version=...
|Maureen Dowd Uses Robin Williams' Death to Attack Hillary -- Seriously.
Maureen Dowd once interviewed Robin Williams, and (writer and editor) Michael Kelly came up in the interview. In tomorrow's [Times http://mobile.nytimes.com/2014/08/13/opinion/maureen-dowd-its-the-...
|Vote For Us! We Are Going to $#@% You!
Vote for Us! We are going to [voucherize Medicare! http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/780728] Vote for Us! We hate the [minimum wage! http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/15/gop-minimum-wage-...
|Grasping at Gruber Straws on Halbig
The hot conspiracy theory for the right on Halbig is that the "such states" phrase was intentional. Those sly Democrats in Congress wanted to force states to set up exchanges and hatched a scheme to ...
|Desperate Christie Backs Hobby Lobby Decision
After Hobby Lobby came down, beleaguered Chris Christie lived up to his title of Big Chicken (Charlie Pierce) by refusing to take a position, using the bizarre "logic" that if he took a position, he ...
|Wrong X7 -- Seven Predicted ACA Disasters that Never Happened
Bill Kristol's 1993 [Nightmare http://delong.typepad.com/egregious_moderation/2009/03/william-kristol-defeating-president-clintons-health-care-proposal.html] is coming true. But if a Democratic ...
|Charlie Pierce's Rant on Cheney/Politico: A Conscience in an Undisclosed Location
There are rants and then there are [Rants by Charlie Pierce http://www.esquire.com/blogs/politics/Politico_Dances_With_The_Devils] at Esquire. Charlie has a regular feature, "Things in Politico ...
|We Don't Need that Crap on MSNBC
"Up" with Chris Hayes was by far the best TV political talk show -- "long form" TV journalism that he can't really do on "All In." The norm was intelligent discussions, including discussions with R ...
|Rude Pundit Dives Into the Fever Swamps of GOP Child Immigration Position
Sometimes you've just got to consult the [Rude Pundit http://rudepundit.blogspot.com/] to (literally) probe the depths of Republican depravity and insanity. Today the RP once again dons the hazmat ...
|"Big Chicken" Vetos Gun Bill, Ducks Newtown Parents
One of the many great characters in Catch-22 is Major Major Major Major, an unfortunate soul whose father's sadistic naming of him was matched by the army's unexplained promotion of him to the rank ...
|We Have Our Single Issue Now -- Thanks, SCOTUS!
Why thank SCOTUS for a horrible decision? Because it has created the left version of the gun-rights single-issue voters: Women enraged by Hobby Lobby , and the men who love (or at least respect) ...
|Republicans Are After Your Birth Control -- Vote!
The simplest message is always the best. Forget nuances like "closely held corporations." The Hobby Lobby Decision is terrible -- but it's an opportunity to further motivate women (and men) to get ...
|VA + MS = Keep the Senate? (but not because Cochran will lose)
In April, I wrote [Virginia is for lovers . . . of turnout. http://www.dailykos.com/story/2014/04/22/1292263/-Virginia-is-for-Lovers-of-Turnout] It was about the 2013 turnout in the "off-off-year"
|Christie Moves from Bridge and Tunnel Lies to Zombie Lies
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 ...
|The Washington Gasbags? Pick the New Washington Football Team Name!
In light of the Trademark ruling on the Washington football team name, Ed Kilgore invited suggestions for [new names. http://www.washingtonmonthly.com/political-animal-a/2014_06/...
|Republicans Hate Obama More than They Love [Fill it in]
Everyone is playing the fascinating new game, Republicans Hate President Obama More than they Love [fill it in] Here are a few entries. Can you add more? Republicans Hate President Obama more ...
|Awkward . . . Zimmer gets Sandy Aid for Hoboken. Christie Watches.
HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan announced yesterday that Hoboken will receive $230 million in flood prevention funds. At the suggestion of the governor’s office, the ceremony announcing the grant was ...
|Stop Looking for Honest Conservatives -- Rick Perlstein
The excellent Kagro in the Morning Show today (to which I am now addicted, especially the David (Kagro) and Greg (DemfromCT) segment at the beginning), referred me to a nice piece in The Nation by ...
|Krugman: Simpson, Bowles and Brooks: Ridiculous and Mind-Boggling
As we know, tensions at the higher levels at the New York Times have been a bit "elevated" lately. At the columnist level, though, there's more or less an unwritten rule that op-ed writers don't go ...
|New Rule for Bill Maher: If You Want to Talk about Climate Change . . .
Don't have a panel consisting of coal-loving ex-Governor, a Republican quasi-denier and an [Ed Grimley http://www.fourthgradenothing.com/2011/08/martin-short-ed-grimley-i-must-say-snl.html] clone ...
|Christie Saved from Idina's Troubled Waters
File this in the "Not the Onion" folder: According to the [Associated Press: http://bigstory.ap.org/article/911-ceremony-scraps-bridge-song-after-christie] A last-minute change prevented what ...
|I Hate the Sterling Story
Everyone is having a wonderful time with the Donald Sterling Story. Wow. What a racist piece of crap. It writes itself for Stewart, Colbert, other comics and commentators. And they're right. ...
|Movie Review: Rose Byrne Steals "Neighbors"
Neighbors is a completely and utterly(1) hilarious "Parents v. Frat house next door" movie. In its review, the NY Times [referenced http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/09/movies/adulthood-vs-arrested-...
|WI -- Appeals Court Stays Federal Judge's Order to Destroy Walker John Doe Documents (Updated)
Now this is bizarre. Yesterday, Federal District Court Judge Randa, ordered a halt to the John Doe Investigation of the Walker Recall vote. A [diary http://www.dailykos.com/story/2014/05/07/1297657/
|Shrunken America? Look in the Mirror, Frank Bruni.
Frank Bruni is [troubled. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/04/opinion/sunday/bruni-america-the-shrunken.html?ref=opinion&_r=0] He looks around and sees signs of America's decline -- Education, our ...
|Zen Master Peter Matthiessen's Last Words: "Get Fox News Off of that TV"
Peter Mattheissen died less than a month ago, on April 5, at the age of 87. He was a remarkable man. Jeff Himmelman wrote an article about him that appeared in the [New York Times Magazine http://...
|Christie's Budget Bullying: The Worst You Can Be is Right
One of my "Rules" for dealing with a certain type of boss is "The Worst You Can Be is Right." This precept applies a thousand-fold to the Tunnel-killing; Bridge-Stopping Bully of New Jersey, Chris ...
|Scott Brown Articulates the "Gobbledygook" Position on the ACA
Well, "articulates" may not be the right word. On WMUR yesterday, NH Senate candidate Scott Brown gave his sage [opinion http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/wp/2014/04/28/morning-plum-...
|Krugman v. Brooks on Piketty: No Contest
Today's NY Times Op-Ed page provides us with a lopsided battle of columns on Capital author, Thomas Picketty, whose book is now the No. 1 bestseller: In one corner, wearing the blue, Nobel winner ...
|Virginia is for Lovers . . . of Turnout
There are Presidential year elections (2012) There are off-year elections (2014) And then there are off-off-year elections (2013)* By now we're sick of hearing that Democratic base turnout is low ...
|Burning Man 2014 -- At Bundyfest - Adjacent to Bundy Ranch -- I'm Going. Are you?
That's right! This year, Burning Man will be held at Bundyfest -- free land adjacent to the Cliven Bundy Ranch. And it's all free, free, free -- no permits, no rules, nothing! Thanks Cliven, for ...
|Maybe it's you that has a "Manhood Problem," David Brooks [Updated]
David Brooks reminds me of one of those film aliens who disguise themselves in human skin. For half the movie, they're just friendly people. Then, when things get serious, they peel off the skin, ...
|New Christie Cast Member Michael DuHaime: What Happened at Rockin' Joes?
H/t [Up. http://www.msnbc.com/up/watch/mike-duhaimes-role-during-christie-scandal-231344707989] It's November 11, 2013. Chris Christie had just been re-elected Governor. Two men meet at "Rockin' ...
|Dana Perino Needs to See Luther -- Obama's Anger Translator
Ericlewis0 refers us today to [Dana Perino's http://www.dailykos.com/story/2014/04/18/1292892/-Fox-s-Dana-Perino-Calls-President-Obama-a-Jerk] graceless comment that the President is a Steve Martin [...
|Don't We Want Another Elizabeth Warren in the Senate? (Updated with Poll and Matching Contribution)
Until ten minutes ago I had not heard of [Shenna Bellows. http://bellowsforsenate.com/newsroom] (That means something, because I follow this stuff very closely.) Five minutes ago I became [https://...
|Issa Subpoenas Seven Million People Who Signed UP for the ACA
Breaking -- via [The Borowitz Report http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/borowitzreport/2014/04/issa-subpoenas-seven-million-americans-who-signed-up-for-obamacare.html] in the New Yorker. In ...
|If Money is Speech, Isn't Voting Speech?
Today, in McCutcheon v. FEC , the Supreme Court [opened the door http://www.nbcnews.com/politics/supreme-court/supreme-court-strikes-down-another-limit-money-politics-n69681] to even more money ...
|Krugman: Obamacare IS The GOP Healthcare Plan
Republicans are always searching for something and not finding it: In 2003 it was WMD in Iraq. In 2013 it was a smoking gun on Benghazi or the IRS. And since 2009, it's been " The GOP Alternative ...
|Enough with the "General" Crap, Gov. Christie. An Attorney General is not One.
Chris Christie, [yesterday: http://www.northjersey.com/news/stile-christie-embraces-an-embattled-samson-stands-by-general-amid-ethics-questions-1.753709#sthash.CoPk6W5b.dpuf] I spoke to General ...
|Epstein is totally innocent. Signed, Epstein's Mom
By far the best comment so far on the Mastro - Christie Report. (From commenter Jay Brida on [Charlie Pierce.) http://www.esquire.com/blogs/politics/chris-christie-internal-investigation-032814] ...
|Did Chris Hayes Handle the "Gish Gallop" well? (with poll)
The [Gish Gallop http://rationalwiki.org/wiki/Gish_Gallop] is: a debating technique of drowning the opponent in such a torrent that the opponent cannot possibly answer every falsehood in real time."
|Why is the NY Times Helping the Kochs?
As any Republican will tell you, the New York Times is the ultimate headquarters and nerve center for the Liberal Media. Yet if that's the case, it's puzzling why the Times seems to be engaged in a ...
|Huntsman's Kid Spreads Zombie SS Lies on "Liberal" MSNBC
Abby Huntsman, daughter of "only-sane ex-GOP candidate" Jon Huntsman is furious. On her regular segment, Abby's Road on MSNBC's The Cycle (y' know -- just like Chelsea Clinton's regular segment, ...
|Have you ever heard a more terrible thing to say?
That's Gail Collins, commenting on a line in Paul Ryan's CPAC speech in her column today, [Lunch on the Barricades. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/13/opinion/collins-lunch-on-the-barricades.html?hp&...
|The Ukrainian candidate: Putin wins CPAC poll
In a stunning upset, Vladimir Vladimirovich ...
|Dowd's Worst Yet?
Maureen Dowd desperately needs help. It's apparent in almost every column she writes, yet the "therapy" of writing her deeply troubled columns obviously has not helped at all because she just ...
|Remember "Embrace the Suck?"
Remember [Embrace the Suck? http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/12/18/1263743/-Warren-and-Sanders-Embrace-The-Suck] It was Nancy Pelosi's way to urge Democrats to vote for the Budget Bill, even ...
|CBO Report -- Chuck Todd: Shill Extraordinaire (Update)
Back in September, Chuck Todd infamously [said: http://talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/chuck-todd-it-s-not-media-s-job-to-correct-gop-s-obamacare-falsehoods-video] What I always love is people say, '...
|Letters to My Former Social Studies Students
Chris Christie: David Wildstein was “publicly accused by his high school social studies teacher of deceptive behavior” Dear Vance: Do you remember when you jumped up in the middle of class ...
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