Clintons Attack, Sanders Trolls Hillary on Twitter

By |January 14th, 2016|

Sanders trolls Clinton on Twitter. THERE IS a lot of whining going on among Hillary Clinton supporters. The latest is about health care, where the Clinton campaign overreached by a mile. Of course, the criticism of Chelsea Clinton for hitting Sanders for allegedly wanting to "dismantle... dismantle... dismantle... dismantle..." our health-care system -- [...]

Democrats and Republicans are Different, Who Knew?

By |January 14th, 2016|

Two reporters switch jobs and learn a lot about both parties. graph via Washington Post SO, TWO MSNBC reporters, Benjy Sarlin, covering the Republican drama, and Alex Seitz-Wald, reporting on the Democrats, switched jobs. What was the difference they saw in covering the other side. One snippet from MSNBC (h/t Ezra Klein) What [...]

Polls Shift, Chelsea Clinton Focuses on Sanders

By |January 12th, 2016|

Clinton takes a hit in latest Quinnipiac. Chelsea Clinton turns negative. photo by Barbara Kinney for Hillary for America The Vermont senator wins 49 percent of likely caucusgoers in the Quinnipiac University poll released Tuesday, compared to Clinton's 44 percent. It's a significant drop for the former secretary of State from last month's [...]

Final SOTU, as Long Goodbye Begins

By |January 12th, 2016|

Final SOTU, the long goodbye begins.The President's wave aligns with a rainbow as he boards Air Force One at Norman Manley International Airport prior to departure from Kingston, Jamaica. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) As President Obama prepares to give his last State of the Union address, the country is split [...]

Hillary and Bernie Close, GOP Debate Thins

By |January 12th, 2016|

Hillary and Bernie, it's close! photo by Barbara Kinney for Hillary for America "A loss there could be a sharp blow to all the work we've done. We've got the momentum to carry this win, but our folks on the ground still need the resources to put us over the finish line," Clinton [...]

The Great David Bowie

By |January 11th, 2016|

David Bowie passes. image via illustrator Helen Green on Twitter Mr. Bowie wrote songs, above all, about being an outsider: an alien, a misfit, a sexual adventurer, a faraway astronaut. His music was always a mutable blend: rock, cabaret, jazz and what he called “plastic soul,” but it was suffused with genuine soul. [...]

Golden Globes, GIFs, and a Boost for “The Revenant”

By |January 11th, 2016|

THE GOLDEN GLOBE awards are so very different than so many other award shows, even if you don't include Ricky Gervais. I've concluded that the Oscars would be much better if everyone had a special Oscar flash filled with an adult beverage of choice, alcoholic for all who can imbibe. The Golden Globes can be [...]

Sean Penn Interviews & Ensnares El Chapo, Journalism Questioned *Updated*

By |January 10th, 2016|

El Chapo caught through interview with Sean Penn, according to Mexican officials. A Mexican law enforcement official says recaptured drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's secret interview with actor Sean Penn helped authorities locate his whereabouts. [Associated Press] IN A MOST improbable tale, Sean Penn's adventures in the dangerous underground of Mexico's drug [...]

One Thing a Woman Can’t Do

By |January 8th, 2016|

One thing a woman can't do. Hard choices, indeed. By Barbara Kinney for Hillary for Americaposted on HuffPostPol YOU CANNOT police a man's penis. Ask Hillary, or Camille Cosby, or Huma Abedin. What does a woman do when allegations against the man she's married to include unprovable and alleged crimes that make her [...]

Bernie Sanders has Trumpian Candor, So Does his Wife

By |January 7th, 2016|

Bernie Sanders, As Good As It Gets photo via Bernie Sanders Instagram "...Democrats win elections when voter turnout is high; Republicans win elections when voter turnout is low. ... Any objective person would assess that the new energy in this campaign, from young people, from working class people, is with our campaign, not [...]