RED ALERT: RATFUCKING ENSUES!

“RED ALERT!” blares the Doug Ross headline wherein two anti-Semitic quotes from a controversial as of yet released video tape depicting a going away party for one Rashid Khalidi in which Obama was at attendance. The source of the quotes is unnamed, and the nature of the quotes could be damaging...

More Robocallers Stage A Walkout

Last week we were treated to the story of two phone bank callers who were tasked with calling registered voters and reading an anti-Obama script for the McCain campaign.  When they discovered the nasty tone of the script, however, these two workers walked out, losing their jobs in the process. It would...

Does John McCain Really Think Obama is a Terrorist?

It was November of last year.  John McCain was still looking like a long shot, and Hillary Clinton was still the prohibitive favorite to win the Democratic nomination.  At an intimate campaign event, John McCain was asked by a female supporter, “How do we beat the bitch?” Half a year later,...

Sarah Palin and the Glass House

When Joe Klein wrote his scorching post about the dishonorable campaign John McCain is running, he most definitely meant it.  Interestingly, the campaign then is nothing compared to where Team McCain wants to take the election now. Back then it was all about stupid “celebrity” ads and the same...

“A Clear and Honest View”

Just in case the countless attempts to smear Obama thus far haven’t convinced you yet, a book scheduled to be released this August should make it abundantly clear that the right’s entire strategy for putting McCain in office is to positively bury Obama in mud. This is my challenge to the right...