The First Rule of AIPAC Is There Is No AIPAC

By: Monday January 7, 2013 12:40 pm

To the surprise of virtually no one, mercenary rentboy Lanny Davis has been retained in the war on Chuck Hagel.


2012 Presidential Debate Thread, Take 2

By: Tuesday October 16, 2012 5:57 pm

Aaannnd we’re back! Town hall style! Will the rematch be any different from the opener? Will Obama emulate Joe Biden’s strategy of laughing maniacally at all of his debate opponent’s whoppers, or at least, y’know, mention it whenever Romney says something full of, ahem, malarkey? Or will he follow nominal Democrat Lanny Davis’s sage advice to just continue nodding at everything Mitt says?

Is Obama White House Finally Admitting Lanny Davis and Jim DeMint Duped Them on Honduras?

By: Sunday February 26, 2012 12:40 pm

Nearly three years after Lanny Davis — who was in the pay of the golpistas, or coup leaders — talked his old friend Hillary Clinton into talking President Obama into backing the right-wing corporate coup in Honduras (and with archconservative Jim DeMint backing up Davis), we are starting to see some truth creep into the US establishment media about the murderous cauldron of hell Honduras has become as the golpistas work to slaughter all democratic opposition.

Aw, who’d have thought he’d get stiffed?

By: Friday October 14, 2011 1:30 am

Lanny’ Davis’ Ivory Coast patron is warm and cuddly lover of humanity Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, known even in a continent that included Mubarak, Gaddafi, Gbagbo (Client) and Mugabe as “Africa’s worst dictator”.

It is hard to believe that two such upstanding people as Mr. Davis and Mr. Mbasogo have run into a spot of bother.

Some End of the Year Cluelessness

By: Friday December 31, 2010 2:15 pm

So here we are on the last day of 2010. Because New Years Day is on Saturday this year, a lot of people have the day off, joining all of us who are members of the long term un/underemployed in watching the world go by. But I can’t let the day go without highlighting a couple of end of the year news dump articles in today’s NY Times.

PA Sen: Sestak to Win? Leads Specter by Nine Points in New Poll

By: Friday May 14, 2010 9:26 am

With Pennsylvania’s May 18 primary fast approaching, more and more signs indicate a come-from-behind Joe Sestak victory over incumbent Republican-turned-Democrat Arlen Specter — including the most positive poll result for Sestak so far.

Progressive Caucus Outlines Their Plan to Give Coal Lobby Everything It Wants

By: Wednesday April 7, 2010 9:30 am

“See this t-shirt I’m wearing underneath? It says “Drill baby drill!” We flash the Republicans in the cloakroom and laugh like hell.”

Hatch Lash Fever

By: Friday February 19, 2010 9:01 am

Orrin Hatch is turning into the Lanny Davis of the GOP. . . .

Jane Makes Lanny Davis Call for a Waaammmbulance!

By: Thursday December 17, 2009 5:30 pm

Lanny Davis, who’s done as much as any corporate Democrat to attack liberal positions on behalf of corporate interests, has been doing the circuit to defend the travesty Senate health bill. But he made the mistake of personally attacking Jane Hamsher. Call the waammbulance!

Lobbyist Lanny Davis: Liberals Should Give Up on Public Option

By: Monday November 2, 2009 9:08 am

It’s one of the safest bets in Washington: if Lanny Davis is speaking out on an issue, you can bet that he just cashed a check from someone.

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