Lee Roy Parnell – Fresh Coat of Paint
|By: Jim White Monday August 16, 2010 8:00 pm|
I was watching the television earlier today, I can’t understand why Markie H. is protecting Mr. O even when Mr. O does bad things. Mr. Cenk talked slowly for Markie H., but Markie H. still thinks the bad things that Mr. O is doing are nice things.
|By: Jon Walker Monday August 16, 2010 7:15 pm|
Just over a week from the August 24 Florida primary, two polls show the Democratic Senate primary and the dynamics of the overall Senate race in very different shape. Mason-Dixon has Rep. Kendrick Meek with a huge lead over his billionaire opponent Jeff Greene, while Ipsos still has Greene with a modest lead.
|By: Josh Mull Monday August 16, 2010 6:30 pm|
If President Obama is too weak to preserve our civilian-military order, then Congress is obligated to enforce its Constitutional authority over the power of war.
|By: Teddy Partridge Monday August 16, 2010 5:00 pm|
Gay porn stars occupy an ambiguous and delicious role in modern gay culture: they are the gods and monsters of our sexual universe, really. The three most enticing words to hear about that man you’re ogling across the bar? “He does porn.” The most derisive insult to aim at him when he turns down your invite of company? “He does porn.”
|By: bmaz Monday August 16, 2010 4:00 pm|
The 9th Circuit has granted the request for stay in the Perry Prop 8 case.
|By: Rayne Monday August 16, 2010 3:30 pm|
Remember, this is not a cell phone. And you shouldn’t be discriminated against the choice of a small, handheld device or a device which sits on your desk; the data you’re making or retrieving is moving across the same networks, from you to me and back again.
|By: David Dayen Monday August 16, 2010 2:45 pm|
Sharron Angle had been pressuring Reid to pick a side in the controversy for the last week. Seeing that Reid came around to her position on the matter, surely she will now quit the race and join the Senate Majority Leader’s staff.
|By: emptywheel Monday August 16, 2010 2:00 pm|
When Hal Turner was led away to jail for writing that three judges who had upheld the Chicago gun ban (which has since been overturned at SCOTUS) “deserved to be killed”–and provided maps to help his readers find the judges–his son insisted Turner didn’t threaten anybody, he opined.
|By: David Dayen Monday August 16, 2010 1:15 pm|
The government’s shambling response to floods that have affected a third of the country has some analysts saying that President Asif Ali Zardari could be forced from office, possibly by the military, which has ruled Pakistan for more than half its 63-year history.