Oh look, a Republican advocating violence. But only if the GOP doesn’t retake the House, which I think makes him a moderate now.
|By: Eli Friday October 22, 2010 6:01 pm|
|By: watertiger Monday October 18, 2010 8:00 pm|
The Teabaggers look like they’re coming apart at the seams. Let’s hope they have neither needle nor thread.
|By: Glenn W. Smith Sunday October 17, 2010 9:30 am|
“These are the times that try men’s souls.” Thomas Paine said that, and I wish I could ask him, “What times aren’t?” Still, whatever else they are these are our times. And, however obviously true that is, it is painful to confess.
|By: Scarecrow Friday October 15, 2010 8:08 am|
There was a telling moment in last night’s Nevada Senate debate in which Sharron Angle and Harry Reid explained how they view the proper role of government and its relationship with corporate America. And their answers must have made the nation’s largest corporations smile.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday October 13, 2010 2:20 pm|
With less than three weeks to go till the midterm election, President Obama has made the inexplicable choice to undercut the claims of many of his Democratic compatriots that the GOP has been taken over by uncompromising extremists incapable of sensible governing. In an interview with Peter Baker of the New York Times, Obama predicts [...]
|By: Jon Walker Friday October 8, 2010 4:00 pm|
National Democrats want to make this election about the past, but elections are almost always a referendum on the present, that is unless the candidates on hand have gone out of their way to make themselves truly unacceptable. This election is a vivid reminder that who the candidates are still matters, at least when they are as clearly flawed as some of the Republicans running this year.
|By: Jon Walker Thursday October 7, 2010 7:00 am|
Reid could win the race if only he could somehow get the Democratic-leaning voters to turn out. That is not going to be easy. With massively high unemployment, the electorate is unhappy with the job Reid has done. There is also the problem of the large, traditionally Democratic-leaning Hispanic community being upset about Democrats’ failure to deliver on their promise to deal with immigration reform. If Reid does end up winning this race, it will probably have a fair amount to do with a very well executed GOTV operation.
|By: watertiger Monday September 20, 2010 8:00 pm|
Witches! Bloody altars! Aqua Buddha! Andy Cuomo’s lesions! All in a day’s Tea Party campaign.
|By: Jon Walker Sunday September 19, 2010 4:00 pm|
The lesson of Christine O’Donnell’s primary win in Delaware may be this: In politics you don’t elected officials to agree with you, just too afraid to vote against you.
|By: Glenn W. Smith Sunday September 19, 2010 9:30 am|
Christine O’Donnell says she dabbled in witchery and attended a midnight picnic on a Satanic altar. Meanwhile, Kenyan witch-hunter Thomas Muthee prayed over Sarah Palin to “protect her from the spirit of witchcraft,” proving the point that the Tea Party’s cartoon covens want to have their hell-broth and drink it too.