A Proportional Response

By: Saturday December 20, 2014 10:00 am

Yesterday’s remarks about North Korea at Obama’s press conference were nice, but something more is clearly needed. ​A well-placed source provided FDL with a document purporting to be a memo from Obama to his senior staff, drafted yesterday after the press conference. I have been unable to independently confirm its authenticity, as trying to do so would reveal my source — and we all know how well the WH likes leakers. The memo’s goal is to take the fight to North Korea in a new and different manner than has been done before. “People want a proportional response? Fine . . .”


Sunday Late Night: “We Are Omnipotent”

By: Sunday March 20, 2011 8:00 pm

Lily Tomlin might not have thought she was predicting the future, but her Laugh-In sketch about an omnipotent phone company with access to all our financial information rings pretty true 45 years later.

Late Late Night: Hello Mr. Veedle

By: Tuesday February 23, 2010 10:00 pm

Lily Tomlin on The Merv Griffin Show portraying “an employee of one of America’s most beloved institutions — The Telephone Company.”

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