Every day’s a good day for right-wing faux outrage at Obama, but the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address? That’s gold, Jerry! Regardless of what President Obama chose to do today, the outcome would have been predictable. Travel to Gettysburg? He’d be guilty of politicizing American history. Don’t travel to Gettysburg? That’s outrageous. (Not mention more […]
Washington DC talk show host Chris Plante reported today that Barack Obama omitted the words "under God" from the Gettysburg Address when reciting the great speech for a Ken Burns documentary. Burns had filmed all living presidents as...Show More Summary
The single most important fact to understand about the Federalist Society -- indeed, about the conservative legal movement in general -- is that it once viewed the Supreme Court as its greatest enemy, but the Roberts Court is now the best friend it has in the American government. Show More Summary
The fact that this is anti-semitic is duly noted, but seriously, how stupid must you be? San Diego county resident and school bus driver Shawn Calpito thought he pulled a fast one and ordered a vanity plate that read: “Not See.” The DMV didn’t catch it and we can’t really blame them: This one is [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
http://www.libertarian.co.uk/multimedia/2013-11-18-drink-sig.mp3 Sean Gabb, Director of the Libertarian Alliance, speaking on BBC Radio Leeds on the 18th November 2013. The background to this discussion is a joint venture between Wakefield Council and West Yorkshire Police, to prevent the sale of “super-strong” … Continue reading ?
This week, Bruce, Michael and Dale discuss Obamacare’s failure, and the triumph of socialism in NYC. The direct link to the podcast can be found here. As a reminder, if you are an iTunes user, don’t forget to subscribe to the QandO podcast, Observations, through iTunes. For those of you who don’t have iTunes, you [...]
By Mark Green Matalin, Reagan and Green debate Obamacare's failed roll out and the GOP's flawless inaction. The panel also discusses how CBS turned Benghazi from a tragedy into a hoax, as well as "Harvard on the Potomac." LISTEN HERE: Benghazi and Obamacare are the gifts that the GOP hopes will keep giving well after these holidays. Show More Summary
Today's comic by Mark Fiore is Right-WingLandia: Today's "Ask me anything about Daily Kos" is hosted by Senior Political Writer Hunter. Get ready to grill him in the diaries starting at 3:30 ET! What's coming up on Sunday Kos... HowShow More Summary
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford the press conference to a whole new level: Local authorities are trying to kick him out of the annual holiday parade, which is valid. But part of me really wants to see his float. Also on today’s #TWiBRadio, #TeamBlackness wants to move to #TWiBNation 96122, Wagatwe Wajuti weighs in on the [Read more...]
Is Britain on the verge of an energy crisis? On this week’s View from 22 podcast, the Mail on Sunday’s David Rose discusses how Britain’s choice green energy over efficient… Continue reading The post The View from 22 podcast: Blackout Britain, the rudeness of John Bercow and breaking the immigration taboo appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
On Tuesday, ABC's World News and CBS Evening News both reported the latest poll numbers from the "respected" Quinnipiac University, as CBS's Scott Pelley labeled the institution, regarding President Obama's "lowest ever" approval rating, along with Americans' dim view of the politician's honesty. Show More Summary
When I first saw the headline “Why I hate being a Black man” I blew it off. I didn’t have the energy to be trolled again. After Cohen, Republicans and basically all of 2013, I was tired. But members of #TWIBnation kept sending us the story so I finally read it. It wasn’t the trolling [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
Today's comic by Matt Bors is Healthcare dot gov meeting: Oops: Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) is accelerating efforts to explore another bid for the presidency. But few Republicans, including some past supporters, are excited at the prospect of him launching a second White House campaign. [...]Show More Summary
ABC's Good Morning America and CBS This Morning on Tuesday both picked up the Wall Street Journal's Monday revelation about the HealthCare.gov website – that "fewer than 50,000 people had successfully navigated the troubled federal health-care...Show More Summary
That’s it, I’m officially done with Richard Cohen. In today’s Washington Post op-ed about Chris Christie’s presidential chances in 2016, Cohen unleashed this nonsense: Today’s GOP is not racist, as Harry Belafonte alleged about the tea...Show More Summary
Today's comic by Jen Sorensen is Legal horseplay: Go figure: The Anti-Defamation League on Monday criticized former President George W. Bush for his plans to address a fundraiser for an evangelical group that aims to convert Jews to Christianity. “We were disappointed to learn that former President George W. Show More Summary
"People of faith and clergy have been long-time supporters and proponents of reproductive justice, and New Mexico is no different." The post Religious Groups In Albuquerque Are Fighting To Defeat A Proposed 20-Week Abortion Ban appeared first on ThinkProgress.
At the Iowa Faith & Freedom Coalition’s fall fundraiser at the State Fairgrounds Saturday night, Sarah Palin stuck to her script and said something real stupid about the national debt and U.S./China relations: Our free stuff today is being paid for by taking money from our children and borrowing from China … When that money [Read more...]
On Monday's CBS This Morning, Major Garrett emphasized the Obama administration was "desperate" to reverse the debacle over its so-called Affordable Care Act, twice asserting the executive branch was trying to "end the ObamaCare blues". Show More Summary
This week, Bruce, Michael and Dale discuss Obamacare and the end of antibiotics. The direct link to the podcast can be found here. As a reminder, if you are an iTunes user, don’t forget to subscribe to the QandO podcast, Observations, through iTunes. For those of you who don’t have iTunes, you can subscribe at [...]