Morning Joe: oh THAT Senator Ayotte

Has anyone noticed how obsessed Morning Joe has been with Senator Kelly Ayotte lately? It seems day doesn't go by when she isn't mentioned in connection to her vote on Manchin/Toomey. It's kind of funny because I seem to remember a short time ago when Morning Joe didn't know Kelly Ayotte existed. Morning Joe ignored … Continue reading Morning Joe: oh THAT Senator Ayotte

The Hagel/Scozzafava effect: Yates Walker gets it

"What is the use of being elected or re-elected unless you stand for something?" President Grover Cleveland 1887 One of the most important pieces I've read in the last week is Yates Walker's piece of Christine O'Donnell. He takes on that most cherished of anti-teaparty conventional wisdom,  Christine O'Donnell victory in the GOP primary in … Continue reading The Hagel/Scozzafava effect: Yates Walker gets it

How DARE the GOP use the power it has says MSM

Agrippinilla: I shan't be a cipher I'll tell you that. If you give me power, I shall use it. Claudius: Why else do I think I'm giving it to you? I Claudius 1976 Yesterday the Senate tried to advance Chuck Hagel nomination but failed to get the 60 votes to bring his nomination to the … Continue reading How DARE the GOP use the power it has says MSM

Kelly “The invisible Woman” Ayotte on Chuck Hagel

There are two ways to try to marganilize a pol you're afraid of attack them or ignore them. With Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) the plan is ignore. When Senator Ayotte raised Benghazi during the campaign, the media ignored her. When Senator Ayotte continued to raise the issue after the election she was they continues to … Continue reading Kelly “The invisible Woman” Ayotte on Chuck Hagel

Ted Cruz’s “Evil Empire” moment

Brady: Does Right have no meaning to you, sir? Drummond: Realizing that I may prejudice the case of my client, I must tell you that “Right” has no meaning to me whatsoever! But Truth has meaning—as a direction. Inherit the Wind 1960 I was all set to write another papist piece this morning when I … Continue reading Ted Cruz’s “Evil Empire” moment