Trump vs Mika: The Right Thing and the Smart Thing

Longtime readers know that before I got my overnight job I was a regular viewer of Morning Joe.  I’ve always liked Joe and Mika, not only because they’re been willing to be interviewed and treat their fans well, but because unlike most of the MSM they’ve never pretended to be other than partisan.  Mika in particular … Continue reading Trump vs Mika: The Right Thing and the Smart Thing

Bug vs Feature Seattle Edition

Yesterday I wrote about the effect of the $15 minimum wage is having on Restaurants in Seattle (no word on if Mika is taking up the Mikaburger challenge yet) But it’s worth noting that even if the result of this minimum wage rise is the closure of business and the loss of jobs for hundreds of … Continue reading Bug vs Feature Seattle Edition

The Mika Burger Challenge Seattle Edition

Regular readers of this blog know I’m a Morning Joe fan who for many years did his writing with their show in the background. During that time we constantly saw Mika Brzezinski defend the protesters who insisted the Minimum wage should be raised to $15.  Here is one example: Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, … Continue reading The Mika Burger Challenge Seattle Edition

Mika Brzezinski + 15 lbs still looks great: Anorexia Industry Hardest Hit

At the risk of giving Amanda Marcotte an aneurysm I’d like to comment on something that happened A few days ago on MSNBC. Something I considered rather amazing and more important that most of my readers might think. Mika Brzezinski pointed out on the set of Morning Joe that she gained 15 pounds and said … Continue reading Mika Brzezinski + 15 lbs still looks great: Anorexia Industry Hardest Hit