Updated for WP link: Thomas E. Mann is a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, and Norman J. Ornstein is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. This essay is adapted from their book “It’s Even Worse Than It Looks: How the American Constitutional System Collided With the New Politics of Extremism,” which will […]
Archives for April 2012
Sometimes, the politics are just too much. I know who to hang with from the 13-y-o crowd!: Just for fun: And then there was another one: Peace out, and have a great weekend!
President Obama’s re-election campaign released this ad highlighting Obama’s decision to get Osama bin Laden: John McCain blew a gasket: “Shame on Barack Obama for diminishing the memory of September 11th and the killing of Osama bin Laden by turning it into a cheap political attack ad…This is the same President who said, after bin […]
There’s an old expression that talks about finding out how the sausage is made. The general idea is that people are usually fine with the outcome, but when they take a look at the process that goes into creating the outcome, they suddenly lose their appetite. Sausage seems to be number one on that lists […]
It would be funny if it weren’t true. Via Newshoggers:
Tonight, I went to a nice bar/restaurant to get out for a decent meal, a glass of wine, and some great people watching. Little did I know that the whole evening would be cut short by an over-bearing neanderthal who watches waaaay to much Fox News. It’s happened to me before. The weird thing is, […]
MUST WATCH: Last night, President Obama was on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and slow jammed the news about student loan interest rates:
Here’s a video of the interview I did with Rachel on the second anniversary of the blowout of BP’s Macondo Well:
Pope Benedict the whatever has just reprimanded American nuns for helping the poor too much and not gay bashing enough. Posted without further comment, because we are speechless.