Come Saturday Morning: Evil Ralph Reed Projects Like a Multiplex

By: Saturday February 25, 2012 6:45 am

Ralph. For those who don’t remember or weren’t around at the time, Ralph Reed is the guy who said this:

“I want to be invisible. I do guerilla warfare. I paint my face and travel at night. You don’t know it’s over until you’re in a body bag. You don’t know until election night.”


Late Night FDL: Second Acts or Bidness as Usual?

By: Saturday January 7, 2012 8:00 pm

While F. Scott Fitzgerald once said “There are no second acts in American lives,” in US politics and public opinions it sometimes seems there’s nothing but second acts. I am old enough to have seen Richard Nixon go from “You won’t have Nixon to kick around anymore” to his election as president as a “New Nixon” in 1968.

The last few weeks, I have seen a few articles about two individuals making their personal pleas and tours for redemption/second acts.

Sunday Late Night: Look Who Else “Restored Honor” Alongside Beck & Palin

By: Sunday August 29, 2010 8:01 pm

In case there was any question about the granularity of the honor Glenn Beck and Sarah Palin want to restore, yesterday at the Lincoln Memorial while they besmirched the memory of Martin Luther King Jr on the anniversary of his great speech about his great dream — look no farther than two of Glenn Beck’s [...]

FDL Movie Night: Casino Jack and the United States of Money

By: Monday May 17, 2010 5:00 pm

Sundance hit Casino Jack and the United States of Money is everything a documentary should be: Fast paced, informative and fun. It opens with Jack Abramoff’s quote that no one watches documentaries, suggesting that an action film be made instead, and rockets on from there, beginning with a murder and taking us through the perfidious history of Jack Abramoff, a master of corruption, shady deals and deregulation and the fallout: Human trafficking, environmental disasters, the hornswoggling of Indian tribes for casino profits, and murder.

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