Need I say more?
|By: Phoenix Woman Saturday November 8, 2014 6:59 am|
Will Pointergate finally bring KSTP to heel? Probably not — if having to shell out a cool million to Susan Anderson didn’t make KSTP straighten up and fly right, nothing can — but it will ensure that the call letters “KSTP” live in infamy for some time to come.
|By: Phoenix Woman Sunday November 2, 2014 8:00 pm|
On Monday, October 27, the Minneapolis StarTribune’s editorial page writers endorsed a man for Minnesota’s Eighth Congressional District whose every officially-announced stance is one that their paper has, up to now, opposed.
|By: Phoenix Woman Saturday November 1, 2014 12:45 pm|
The “Interstate Crosscheck” program is far, far more likely to find millions of false matches than it is to actually combat voter fraud. Of course, to Republicans interested in suppressing Democratic votes and voters by any means necessary, that’s a good thing. To people who actually care about democracy, it’s a horrific thing.
|By: Phoenix Woman Saturday November 1, 2014 6:45 am|
Kudos for Joan Jett’s recognizing that the state level is where the battles are often the most intense.
|By: Phoenix Woman Sunday October 26, 2014 8:00 pm|
Here’s what Gary Brecher has to say about the “home-grown jihadis” who want to go to the Middle East, and who go berzerk when they can’t, as happened in Canada recently: Just let ‘em go. Here’s why.
|By: Phoenix Woman Saturday October 25, 2014 6:29 pm|
I’d very much like to see the Book Salon stick around, wouldn’t you? If you agree, might I suggest making a smallish donation – say, $50, though I’m sure more would be welcomed – at the links below?
|By: Phoenix Woman Saturday October 25, 2014 6:45 am|
The Chicago Sun Times used to be owned in part by Bruce Rauner. Apparently, it still is, as it certainly seems to act that way.
|By: Phoenix Woman Sunday October 19, 2014 8:00 pm|
And before you go off saying that this is just some dirty Commie college prof seeing echoes of the Confederate Battle Flag in Dan Severson’s logo, Bluestem points out that a Republican activist, Jeff Kolb, noted the Confederate evocation months ago.
|By: Phoenix Woman Saturday October 18, 2014 6:45 am|
In the comments section of this post on the craziness that is Joni Ernst, a commenter wondered how it could be possible that the Tea-Partying Ernst could win a US Senate seat. The short answer: Because the local media in Iowa, particularly the Des Moines Register, make a point of not telling all they know about her.