Peggy Noonan Is Responsible for Mitt Romney’s Awkward Ethnic Japery

By: Saturday August 25, 2012 7:30 am

Ronald Reagan’s official dirty limerick writer and sodden Irish niece Peggy Noonan was just being helpful when she started giving advice to balky word-saying machine Mitt Romney in an effort to help him in his quest to become America’s Cool Dad father figure.


Mittens Goes Full-Out Trump/Arpaio With Birther Joke at Michigan Rally

By: Friday August 24, 2012 11:14 am

How “white” of him to assure voters he’s not some “foreign” “other” sitting in the White House. Nice going Mittens, sucking up to the extremists is exactly what you need. Romney jumps right into it at a Commerce, MI rally.

A Troubling Pattern in America’s Obama Story

By: Sunday June 6, 2010 9:30 am

George W. Bush lost the popular vote in 2000 and was appointed president by the conservative U.S. Supreme Court. A sanctimonious pundit class tells us it is crabby, unpatriotic and uncivil to dwell upon that bit of history. But questions of legitimacy (“does he really belong here?”) have dogged Barack Obama since he won the [...]

Morning Swim: May 13th, 2010

By: Thursday May 13, 2010 5:00 am

A brief look at what’s happening in the news on the morning of May 13th, 2010.

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