Taylor Marsh is a political writer, author and cultural voyeur who lives in the Beltway area of Washington D.C. She is a former Broadway performer and beauty queen who was the Relationship Consultant for LA WEEKLY, then the nation’s top alternative newsweekly. Marsh marks her 20th year in new-media in 2016. Author of The Hillary Effect and The Sexual Education of a Beauty Queen, Taylor turns to fiction for the first time with Below the Beltway.

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Fox News Channel and “Witless” ‘Fox and Friends’ Slammed

Today’s version of the morning show featured an anti-Obama video that resembled propaganda films from 1930’s Europe more than it did responsible TV politics of today. And the remarkable thing was the witless crew […]

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Ed Schultz Challenges Pres. Obama to Show Up in Wisconsin

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NEXT TUESDAY is a very big election day for Wisconsin and for Democrats.

Ed Schultz posited last night on his show that […]

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Romney Mercilessly Mocked on Tumblr

HILLARY CLINTON got the star treatment on Tumblr. But after the Romney campaign sent out an iPad ap with “America” spelled incorrectly, the floodgates opened and haven’t stopped since.

[h/t Buzzfeed]

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Syria Hawks Get Louder

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MITT ROMNEY’S ADVISER on foreign policy Dan Senor spoke with Andrea Mitchell today and was giving his best pitch for intervening in the […]

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GOP $1 Billion Campaign Meets Obama the Chicago Politician

Republican super PACs and other outside groups shaped by a loose network of prominent conservatives “” including Karl Rove, the Koch brothers and Tom Donohue of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce “” plan to […]

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I Am “Pro Life,” Because Life Begins With The Woman

Planned Parenthood Action Fund unveiled an advertising campaign Wednesday in swing states painting Mitt Romney as the wrong choice for women, a critical voting bloc in the battle for the White House. Backed by […]

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Pres. Obama “Misspoke” on ‘Polish Death Camps’

IT’S HARD to understand how anyone could make this particular mistake, first reported by Buzzfeed. The only way it breaks down is that the death camps were in Poland, so they were “Polish […]

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Sanctioned by Rush and The Donald, Romney Welcomes the Birthers

“@BarackObama is practically begging @MittRomney to disavow the place of birth movement, he is afraid of it and for good reason,” Trump tweeted on Tuesday. “He keeps using @SenJohnMcCain as an example, however, @SenJohnMcCain […]

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Afghanistan Women Scatter

WOMEN TUNNELING OUT of Afghanistan to escape the Taliban hasn’t happened yet, but Afghan women’s plight was predicted by the Washington Post’s Dana Priest back in 2009.

“”¦ (Dana Priest) is increasingly […]

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