Daily Archives: August 8, 2011

The Meme’s the Thing

Now that the Dow has fallen thousands of points, our credit rating is on the brink and unemployment isn’t going anywhere good, it’s time to blame someone. Should we blame our highest elected official? You’d think so, but that’s not … Continue reading

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A new media darling?

TMZ: MATT DAMON FOR PRESIDENT! Michael Moore wants Matt Damon to run for PRESIDENT — not just because he believes in Matt’s outspoken politics … but because he believes Matt might actually WIN in 2012. Michael spoke in an online … Continue reading

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Keep shoveling horseshit Dave, I’m sure there’s a pony under there somewhere

Thereisnospoonupmyass: Without delving too deeply into pop pscyhology or Barack Obama’s mental state, there is nonetheless an important lesson to draw from this. Barack Obama is, by all accounts personal and political, the epitome of calm. He almost never loses … Continue reading

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When the magic goes away

Jennifer Rubin: Obama’s horrifyingly bad speech He was a half hour late. His head turned from side to side as if he were attending a tennis match. He practically never looked in the camera, as if he were averting our … Continue reading

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No buyer’s remorse here

Joan Walsh: Should liberals have buyers’ remorse over Obama? Bill Maher asks if Hillary Clinton would have been more progressive. We have no idea I dodged one of my least favorite questions on “Real Time with Bill Maher” Friday night: … Continue reading

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