What If They Threw A War On Religion & Nobody Came?

Sorry, Santorum-lovers — Religion Dispatch’s Sarah Posner is right: when it comes to the so-called ‘war on religion’ there’s no ‘there’ there....

Santorum Once Again On Everybody’s Lips (Ewwww)

“He thinks he knows better. He thinks he’s smarter than you. He thinks he should be able to rule over all of you.” – Latest anybody-but-Mittens alternative Rick “sweater vest” Santorum, reminding GOP voters after his (largely symbolic) hat-trick last night that, yes,...

Morning Maddow: She Was Underwhelmed (If That’s A Word)

What if you threw a primary and nobody came? Ok, ‘nobody’ is a slight exaggeration, but for an election that was supposed to reflect a distinct lack of enthusiasm emanating from the left side of the isle, it’s the Republicans who now seem to be mired in an unshakeable malaise. And the...

“He always got to see the final product”: Former Newsletter Associates Expose Ron Paul As Shameless Huckster

WaPo: The Republican presidential candidate has denied writing inflammatory passages in the pamphlets from the 1990s and said recently that he did not read them at the time or for years afterward. Numerous colleagues said he does not hold racist views. But people close to Paul’s operations said he was...

GOP Race Irrelevant? It’s (Still) The Economy, Stupid.

Steve Kornacki: Republican presidential candidates have devoted months, if not years, of their lives to chasing their party’s nomination, they’ve raised and spent (along with their Super PAC allies) tens of millions of dollars, and they’ve participated in more than a dozen debates – each of which has...

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