Final Thoughts on John McCain’s Speech

Last night I offered some initial thoughts to John McCain’s acceptance speech¬†that is most definitely at odds to the general consensus of the blogosphere and even some in the media.¬† In general I stand by those thoughts, though not without reservations. I do think that on a point of style and tone,...

Sweet Tap-Dancing Jesus

At what point are we going to say “enough is enough” and do something about all the abuse being heaped upon parody’s decaying corpse? I mean, really–one can’t expect SNL to ever top this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YUDfLGX07S0 (h/t Jed for the video) In the spirit of, ahem,...

Straight From the Horse’s, um, Mouth

Byron York on the possible appearance of Levi Johnston at the RNC tonight after Sarah Palin’s nomination speech: If the Obamas had a 17 year-old daughter who was unmarried and pregnant by a tough-talking black kid, my guess is if that they all appeared onstage at a Democratic convention and the...

Legions Divided: Viva La rEVOLution!

DrGail wrote an excellent post that I think succinctly and aptly describes exactly what we are seeing in the Republican party right now. That trifecta coalition between the money, the might, and the faith that was the bedrock of the modern Republican party and conservative movement is imploding as we speak....