Two questions for Oliver Willis…

....and the whole quota/race card/homophobe card crowd. 1. Since the NYT did not have an openly gay op/ed columnist until this week were they up until that point bigots who were practicing discrimination? 2. If the answer to question one is "No" since the highly liberal New York Times took 160 years to have an … Continue reading Two questions for Oliver Willis…

But Ed Schultz Thinks right!

If you were for any reason wondering why the commentators at TPM are by and large defending Ed Schultz's remarks in comments you are forgetting one of the primary tenets of liberalism. The idea that Ed Schultz is being, shall we say "ungentlemanly" on his radio show is not of any relevance. To them being … Continue reading But Ed Schultz Thinks right!

Newt might be suffering from foot in month disease lately…

...but he is spot on concerning the prediction: House Speaker Newt Gingrich predicted Republicans would make huge gains in next year’s elections. "I think we'll pick up a dozen Senate seats and 30 to 40 House seats," Gingrich said. That would give Republicans their second biggest House majority in history and their third biggest gain … Continue reading Newt might be suffering from foot in month disease lately…

Republican Wins Democratic seat, seen as rebuke to the President’s Healthcare Plan

Republicans scored an upset in one of Hawaii's most Liberal Congressional districts on Tuesday, dealing a blow to the national Democratic Party in a race that largely turned on the party’s plan to overhaul Healthcare. Oops sorry that is the headline and lead paragraph that the NYT should have run a year ago when Charles … Continue reading Republican Wins Democratic seat, seen as rebuke to the President’s Healthcare Plan

Pawlenty is starting to impress me

One of the busts I've had against Tim Pawlenty is that he was a "me too" fellow. Back in NY-23 when Palin first endorsed Doug Hoffman (back when Newt was backing Dede along with the NRCC) Pawlenty Hemmed and Hawwed and then became "me too". Then when Morning Joe was going on about the "Blood … Continue reading Pawlenty is starting to impress me

Morning Joe Shocked me today by leading with Netanyahu

You have the Ny-26 election, you have the tornados in the midwest and they led with Netanyahu's speech. It took them 11 minutes to get to the election in western NY. Of course once they got there they didn't disappoint not showing the "tea party" candidate Davis and his graphic because the viewers would put … Continue reading Morning Joe Shocked me today by leading with Netanyahu