You know totally missed in the Buster Posey debate are the rules of Baseball

which state that a fielder may not deliberately obstruct the runner's path to ANY base. 7.06 When obstruction occurs, the umpire shall call or signal "Obstruction." (a) If a play is being made on the obstructed runner, or if the batter runner is obstructed before he touches first base, the ball is dead and all … Continue reading You know totally missed in the Buster Posey debate are the rules of Baseball

Exhibit B: The DNC decides to Attack Herman Cain

My Thesis that as long as the DNC thinks Sarah Palin in running for President, Herman Cain will get attention from the MSM took its first step when Dave Weigel's complement of Cain's poll position was picked up by the NYT. How else does a candidate gain credibility? Why being attacked by the DNC of … Continue reading Exhibit B: The DNC decides to Attack Herman Cain

Somebody buy Brendan Nyhan a clue

Because this is one of the dumbest things I've ever seen: One of the least remarked upon aspects of the Obama presidency has been the lack of scandals. Since Watergate, presidential and executive branch scandal has been an inescapable feature of the American presidency, but the current administration has not yet suffered a major scandal... … Continue reading Somebody buy Brendan Nyhan a clue

Exhibit A in the Stop Palin Campaign, Dave Journolist Weigel

I've commented a few times on how the media has, for the most part ignored Herman Cain and his early success. Yesterday Dave Weigel wrote quite a few excellent posts but the most interesting was concerning a Gallup poll and Herman Cain: Cain has come out of the gate making knowledge blunders (not knowing what … Continue reading Exhibit A in the Stop Palin Campaign, Dave Journolist Weigel