Pavlov’s Dog answers bell, Colbert and Stewart Hardest Hit

In the hands of a skillful indoctrinator, the average student not only thinks what the indoctrinator wants him to think . . . but is altogether positive that he has arrived at his position by independent intellectual exertion. This man is outraged by the suggestion that he is the flesh-and-blood tribute to the success of … Continue reading Pavlov’s Dog answers bell, Colbert and Stewart Hardest Hit

Morning Joe Proves Dr. Pat was Right on Hillary

Mike "Meathead" Stivic:   I'm trapped, I'm trapped! I shoulda left a flap. Archie was right! All in the family 1976 Yesterday while I was looking at twitter a person I follow Dr. Pat Peters PhD tweeted out a joke picture hitting Senator Clinton: Two guesses why she wears pantsuits! http://t.co/98SfeW3qjs pic.twitter.com/4hApGbmVah — Pat Peters, … Continue reading Morning Joe Proves Dr. Pat was Right on Hillary

Morning Joe’s Mika Brzezinski, and the media in the plastic bubble

Democrats had so much hope for the Occupy movement, they were sure they could create their own version of the tea party in time for the 2012 elections Alas, unlike the tea party that actually attracted previously unengaged voters to their cause, the Occupy movement's core of professional activists found themselves only able to swell … Continue reading Morning Joe’s Mika Brzezinski, and the media in the plastic bubble

John Stewart learns from the Blogcon 11 crowd…

...that it's now ok to laugh at the occupods The Daily Show with Jon StewartGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook The occupods draw from a fair amount of college students who both think it is hip and frankly believe it will increase their chances of scoring. If … Continue reading John Stewart learns from the Blogcon 11 crowd…

Jon Stewart and Irony Overload

Jon Stewart has made a pretty good living off attacking conservatives. His niche market's biggest boosters are liberals sitting behind anchor desks. Today however Stewart finds himself on the defensive. His Fox interview did not go well, He was hit by the British Papers who are not in love with him. He counter attacked on … Continue reading Jon Stewart and Irony Overload

Of course Jon Stewart doesn’t see partisanship in the NYT et/al…

...these days: WALLACE: You don’t think The New York Times is a liberal organization now pushing a liberal agenda? STEWART: The New York Times – no. I think they are to a certain extent. Do I think they’re relentlessly activist? No. In a purely liberal partisan way? No, I don’t. I think this is — … Continue reading Of course Jon Stewart doesn’t see partisanship in the NYT et/al…

But I’m a Cheerleader Democrat!

Looking at the Anthony Weiner case there is one thing that hit me this morning. Weiner seems to be totally taken aback by the MSM (with the apparent exception of the Morning Joe squad) willingness to question him. One of the few advantages of an overwhelmingly liberal press is it tends to sharpen conservatives who … Continue reading But I’m a Cheerleader Democrat!

After watching 1:15 min of the Stewart Rally I have one thing to say

That's for every democratic politician who thought this would get votes for them! And for Oprah and Arianna Huffington and anyone else who paid people to come.

Rally to restore totalitarianism No cameras allowed?

It looks like Comedy Central is REALLY trying to stage manage a successful rally: Steve Albani: Please note, taping for television or any other filming is strictly prohibited between 3rd and 7th Street without a media credential. Richard Pollack sets him straight about the law: Although it may not make any sense to you at … Continue reading Rally to restore totalitarianism No cameras allowed?

Yes we can: BUT!

That is the single biggest take away line from the Jon Stewart / President Obama appearance on comedy central: “You ran on very high rhetoric, hope and change, and the Democrats this year seem to be running on, ‘Please baby, one more chance’,’’ Mr. Stewart said at one point. At another, he asked the president … Continue reading Yes we can: BUT!

Astroturf squared

Arianna Huffington is putting up a quarter of a mil for buses to the John Stewart rally: Arianna Huffington’s surprise gift to Jon Stewart -- a convoy of shuttle buses to his “Rally to Restore Sanity” in Washington -- was an even bigger surprise to the folks at the Huffington Post. And the cost of … Continue reading Astroturf squared

If this story produces any reaction other than “Well DUH!”

then you are either Andrew Sullivan or you paid no attention during the first half of 2009. Don't forget that the big story last year was how even comedians wouldn't touch Obama. Stewart provided a very small tweak of his inaugural speech comparing it to Bush's in Jan. In Feb the story was nothing is … Continue reading If this story produces any reaction other than “Well DUH!”

Q: What has Jon Stewart done for Climategate?

A: He has forced the media's hand. Twice before Stewart has led the media. Back in January he was the first to tweak Obama as Bush 3 and remember the atmosphere where that took place: As an aside, did you note the hesitancy of the audience to laugh at this stuff? They’re really so besotted, … Continue reading Q: What has Jon Stewart done for Climategate?

If I’ve lost Jon Stewart…

...then I've lost the liberal college kids. When you have a video on the Daily Show that complements Fox News AND Michelle Malkin vs the regular media then you know you have troubles. Hey MSM when Jon Stewart isn't going to go along you'd better start worrying. Update: Glenn Reynolds: "You know the story’s got … Continue reading If I’ve lost Jon Stewart…