It’s been common knowledge for years that the Washington Post, the House the Graham and Bradlee Built, has long since descended into neocon cesspittery with the rise of Fred Hiatt and the exile of Dan Froomkin. What’s not quite common knowledge is how it got there.
|By: Phoenix Woman Monday February 4, 2013 12:15 pm|
|By: Teddy Partridge Tuesday November 22, 2011 12:15 pm|
Even Politico can’t spin the GOP’s intransigence in their ‘insiders’ writeup of what happened on the Stupid-Committee. Seeking faux balance, the reporters claim new bipartisan friendships, but as usually, the examples describe a one-way street.
|By: Phoenix Woman Saturday October 22, 2011 6:45 am|
Hey, Politico and Murdoch Post: Looks like most of the folks lined up to attend the New York Real Estate Board meeting were fans, not foes, of Occupy Wall Street. Why did you go out of your way to imply otherwise? Hmmm?
|By: Swopa Friday April 22, 2011 8:00 pm|
I feel compelled to apologize for the preceding post by my colleague Eli, who has the temerity to question the moral rectitude of the Ryan budget plan. Fortunately, the New York Times is here to let us know what a gentle, thoughtful saint Rep. Ryan truly is.
|By: Swopa Friday November 5, 2010 8:00 pm|
Like Atrios, I’m unfortunately old enough to remember the last time a Democratic presidency ran aground on (among other things) the shoals of a Republican victory in the midterm elections. So I’m just as unsurprised to see, almost immediately after Tuesday’s debacle, the GOP and its media allies warming up the overseas “puke funnel” by [...]
|By: Phoenix Woman Saturday August 28, 2010 6:45 am|
Funny how the “respectable” press must continually promote race-baiting dingbats like Glenn Beck and the Koch-backed Astroturf that is the Tea Party wing of the GOP — while comparatively all but ignoring the richer-than-God paleoconservative oil barons funding the whole shebang. To paraphrase Blue Texan, it’s the best “grass roots” protest that a billionaire’s money can buy.