Morning Maddow: “This Is What Republican Politics Is Like Now”

A sincere mea culpa for the lack of content over the last several days. Was a holiday weekend in my neck of the tubes, so yrs truly decided to go all-in with some R&R time. Anyway, we are back and, baby, the Republicans are still fucking bat-shit. With the recent deluge of sonogram-rape legislation and...

Morning Maddow: Mitt Romney’s Money vs. Citizens United

The hits to the Romney campaign keep on coming — with more on the horizon as Mitt’s millions & proven fund-raising acumen are no match for Gingrich’s savvy monetary maneuvering within a rotten post-Citizens United political landscape. As Maddow noted last night, “Money buys...

Republican clown car loses another passenger: Jon Huntsman quitting GOP12 circus sideshow

Awww — no more Huntsman? But-but-but upon whom are Villagers now supposed to project their immodest (and DOA) hopes and dreams for a POTUS who is simultaneously milquetoast and manly (whatever that means — apparently it has something to do with clearing brush and filling a codpiece)? No surprise...

Colin Powell Calls Out Sarah Palin and the GOP Over “Small Town Values”

I’m sure by now you’re all overwhelmed with nostalgia for the 2008 presidential campaign (you betcha!) I mean, it’s been, what, just over a month since the election, right? So, to help satisfy your endless electioneering jones, check out this clip of Colin Powell, in an interview with...

Naomi Klein: “The bomb has yet to detonate”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uCHBLt-w9wE Naomi Klein discusses last week’s chaos on Wall Street, and how Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson’s proposed $700 billion bail-out plan fits the ‘disaster capitalism’ model. (Video courtesy The...

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