Sore Loser Chris McDaniel Can’t Believe Blacks Vote

By |June 25th, 2014|

Chris McDaniel leads the Tea Party losers in their inability to grasp reality, but he's got a lot of company. Screen grab via YouTube clip. ... "”wow, how lousy does Cantor's campaign look? It would be one thing if the majority leader went down in an anti-incumbent wave, but to be the one [...]

The Great Eli Wallach

By |June 25th, 2014|

Eli Wallach in The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. His son, Peter, told the Associated Press his father died on natural causes. "The best way to honor him is to put on one of his movies," he said. "Put on 'Baby Doll' or 'Magnificent Seven.' Those live forever." [New York Times] WHAT [...]

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They’re Hunting Hillary, But They Can’t Shoot Straight

By |June 24th, 2014|

The hunting Hillary campaign by a bunch of Republican haters won't convince people of anything, because they can't get anything right. "She'd probably get shot at the state line." - 2nd Congressional District chairman Johnny Rhoda [US News & World Report] A SIGN outside of the Chappaqua Public Library publicizing Secretary Clinton's book [...]

Election Tuesday from Maryland to Mississippi

By |June 24th, 2014|

Geese, Maryland and a move to the other side of the Washington, D.C. divide. [Attorney General Doug] Gansler's ads have also accused Brown of opposing Barack Obama in 2008 when he ran for president "” conveniently leaving out the fact that Brown did support Obama after Hillary Clinton, whom he and O'Malley endorsed, [...]

Manhattan D.A. Focusing on Possible Gov. Christie S.E.C. Violations

By |June 24th, 2014|

Gov. Christie faces new scrutiny this time by the Manhattan D.A. over potential S.E.C. violations. IT IS the continued scrutiny into a politician already suspected of breaching ethical boundaries on one issue that has led the Manhattan D.A. to check into Gov. Chris Christie over possible S.E.C. violations on another issue. From the [...]

Katie Couric Weds, A Toast to Trying Again

By |June 23rd, 2014|

So excited to make my debut as Mrs. John Molner! "” Katie Couric (@katiecouric) June 22, 2014 AH, YES, the nuptials of the famously fabulous, rich, and the privileged. Katie Couric, now global anchor of Yahoo News, married John Molner, an investment banker, in her East Hampton home on Saturday. It's not that the [...]

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Hillary Rodham Defended Client in Case Where Evidence was Destroyed

By |June 21st, 2014|

Hillary Rodham did what any lawyer does, defend her client, in a tragic case that included no evidence, because of forensic mistakes. Right-wing uses tragedy for political purposes. IT IS a very good thing for our democratic republic that Matthew Continetti is a writer and not any part of our legal system. It [...]

Headline Scuttlebutt for Republicans Scott Walker, and Chris Christie

By |June 20th, 2014|

Republicans Scott Walker, and Chris Christie, make the wrong kind of headlines as the week ends. Photo of Jimmy Fallon and Gov. Christie dad dancing. In the wake of Mitt Romney's 2012 defeat, Republicans had at least one consolation: a deep bench of presidential contenders, including several governors with a proven ability to [...]

“Iraqi Kingmakers,” with U.S. Backing, Work to Oust Maliki [Obama’s Full Remarks]

By |June 19th, 2014|

Focus turns to ousting Maliki and putting in place a more inclusive government, with U.S. backing, as Obama sends Special Forces to Iraq. The people who will pull the plug on Maliki are Kurdish leader Massoud Barzani and other Iraqi kingmakers. The United States should push them to signal unmistakably that Maliki is [...]

Megyn Kelly Grills Dick Cheney, as Maliki Becomes Target

By |June 19th, 2014|

Dick Cheney, with his daughter sitting by his side, is grilled by Fox News Channel anchor Megyn Kelly. "This is the man who took us into Iraq saying this? Please!" - Secretary John Kerry AFTER A scathing op-ed in the Wall Street Journal, Dick Cheney has not stopped in pointing fingers at President [...]