Dayen’s Roundup from April 9, 2012

By: Tuesday April 10, 2012 6:15 am

Dayen’s news roundup from April 9, 2012, featuring stories about Scott Walker, Wisconsin recall, war on women, Eric Canto, Paul Krugman, Bobo, Marcy Wheeler, Trayvon Martin, Iraq, Egypt, Mitt Romney, and more


Liar! Liar! David Brooks Bids to Win Politifact Truthiness Award

By: Friday December 23, 2011 6:00 pm

There are “three national pastimes” in Washington D.C., Brooks informed us: baseball, apple pie, and Congress raiding the Social Security Trust Fund. And the GOP just didn’t want to let that happen.

David Brooks Twists Himself in Rhetorical Knots to Avoid Admitting Republicans are Crazy

By: Tuesday April 19, 2011 10:30 am

Why is Donald Trump leading the GOP 2012 contenders in polls? Because Republicans are batshit. But if you’re Bobo, you can’t just say, “Republicans are batshit.”

Bobo the Humble Hound

By: Saturday April 10, 2010 6:00 pm

A recipe for delaying change in America, so long as Democrats are in power and able to direct it, from David Brooks.

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