Definitely NOT The #FLPrimary Aftermath (Midday Round-Up)

As horserace fanatics lament the lull in tedious clowncar-wreck rubbernecking, some news from outside the overly-crowded campaign bubble: WWJD? Drop the “love your neighbour” bullshit and become a ratfucker. Obvs. Why expensive US military brinkmanship is both insustainable and unnecessary...

Definitely NOT the #FLPrimary (Lunchtime Round-Up)

In honour of my sister from another mister, Nancy Goldstein, some news from well-beyond the Sunshine State edition of the seemingly-neverending GOP national clown car tour: Not-meant-to-be-factually-accurate opinion journalism RULES On global sporting events, mega-cities, and imposing “the logic of...

I Dare You To Not Pull A Boehner: Gabrielle Giffords Bids Farewell To The House of Representatives

A day late getting this up (which, in blog-time, is akin to a decade — bear with me, kids, it’s been awhile) but believe it’s noteworthy enough to warrant highlighting, even beyond the strict confines of the newscycle. ¬†Besides, every time a Kenyan Marxist posts footage of Speaker...

With Democrats Like These, Redux

Upon reading his latest public statement on health reform legislation,¬† it seems all-too-apparent that co-op-luvvin’ DINO Sen. Kent Conrad, one of 6 senators inexplicably tasked with determining the fate of US health insurance,¬† has officially lost the plot, as publius notes: When law students learn...

The End is Nigh?

Dan Conley, who served as an aide to former Virginia Gov. L. Douglas Wilder, posted a must-read article at Salon this past Thursday (h/t jrootham @ BnR) detailing how any future concessions by the Clinton campaign might play out. Using Wilder’s departure from the 1994 Virginia senate race as an...

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