The big money behind the Tea Party has pulled a Dick Cheney: They’ve forced the fellow they shot in the face to apologize to them for being shot.
It is the GOPpelgänger argument: the almost mindless mirroring of the Right that creates a NewsBusters to counter Media Matters. Continue reading
If we accept the notion that we should have relations with the Holy See, shouldn’t we AT LEAST nominate an ambassador who is not a living repudiation of the standards that the Church purports to stand for? Continue reading
By cutting the subsidies that “make up” the portion of the premiums that the poor don’t pay (not the poorest, who, long since, were denied Medicaid coverage by Republicans in twenty-plus states) just as open enrollment is set to begin, he hopes to force insurance companies OUT of the market. Continue reading
The assassination of dialogue via “political correctness” from the right, and the literal assassination of a career by organized blogswarm is FAR MORE DANGEROUS than any ill-considered tweet by a CBS (former) employee. Continue reading