Christine O’Donnell Gives Women a Bad Name

By |August 18th, 2011|

What a petulant child. From Amanda Terkel: Former Delaware senate candidate Christine O'Donnell abruptly ended two interviews on Wednesday when the questions she was being asked became tougher, marking a rocky day of promotion for her new book. Not only did O'Donnell walk out in the middle of an interview with CNN host Piers Morgan, [...]

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Rep. Maxine Waters Brings New Meaning to Passive-Aggressive

By |August 18th, 2011|

Pres. Obama didn't ride around in African American neighborhoods because that community is a lock in 2012. Any other questions, Rep. Waters? It makes this story especially precious. It also proves why Democrats, even the strongest advocates for good policy like Rep. Waters, are absolutely clueless about playing politics with the Obama administration. Some movement [...]

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Web Maintenance in Progress

By |August 18th, 2011|

UPDATE - THURS NIGHT Some of you have reported with a few of the browser versions out there that the log in/out link isn't always keeping up. We've changed some things and it seems to be working fine. We'll do some more testing... if you have any trouble please comment on this post. Thanks for [...]

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Obama Administration to Assad: Time for You to Go

By |August 18th, 2011|

The Obama administration has been reluctant to call on Assad to step down because the next question would be what it plans to do about it. The recent experience in Libya, where similar calls from the United States and others have been ignored, has also led some to urge caution. As violence has increased in [...]

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Another Tantrum from Obama’s Team

By |August 18th, 2011|

There's been quite a kerfuffle about an email from OFA taking out after Paul Krugman and "firebaggers." Ezra Klein has the most useful quick take about it: Paul Krugman is one op-ed columnist. Firedog Lake is one Web site. They have readers. But they are not the state of Ohio. Time and again, however, we [...]

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Perry Pouts, with a Side of Martyrdom

By |August 17th, 2011|

Well, at least Mr. Perry didn't double down. When a member of the audience asked Perry a question about the Federal Reserve, Perry began his answer by saying: "I got in trouble talking about the Federal Reserve yesterday. I got lectured about that yesterday." - Rick Perry Accuses The White House Of Lecturing Him On [...]

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Latest News from the Chris Christie Wishing Well

By |August 17th, 2011|

After a story minted for the Republican establishment shot through the mostly bored elite political class, NBC's First Read got this from Gov. Christie: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's (R) office shot down news -- reported by Newsweek's Jonathan Alter -- that the governor is conducting focus groups in preparation of a possible White House [...]

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Obama: ‘Give me my little 10 percent’

By |August 17th, 2011|

Maureen Dowd uses the quote that explains why Democrats now find themselves on Republican turf: In Cannon Falls, Minn., the president compared negotiating with House Republicans to negotiating with his wife. "In my house," Obama noted, "if I said, "˜You know, Michelle, honey, we got to cut back, so we're going to have [...]

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What’s on your mind?

By |August 16th, 2011|

I'm with Mr. Budowsky on Rick Perry and said so today on Twitter: When do we start the implosion countdown? It might take longer than 30 days, but I believe it's coming. As for the Ron Paul video, I always find it interesting when guys like Mr. Paul highlight "restore liberty," while they believe women [...]

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Obama to Middle Class: More ‘Burden Sharing’ Required

By |August 16th, 2011|

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy ...and the hits just keep on comin'. Pres. Obama, campaigning in Iowa, got this response: After waving her hat to get President Obama's attention, Bev explained her history and posed the question. In response, The President remarked on how non-union workers, public and [...]

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