Daily Archives: September 4, 2011

Check it out!

Memeorandum finally noticed us! The Klown will be soooo jealous! This is an open thread.

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Preconceived Prejudice

Okay, I got withdrawal symptoms and had to get a blogging fix: Academics dub tea partyers devout, racist Two years after it burst onto the political scene, the tea party is getting a critical eye from political science academics who … Continue reading

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That’s a strange definition of “fight”

Think Progress: Florida Republicans Fight To Keep ‘Cohabitation’ Of Unmarried Couples Illegal The TP post is based on this article: Unmarried? Living together? You’re breaking the law in Florida Unmarried couples who want to take the plunge and move in … Continue reading

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Turn out the lights, the party’s over

Obama has lost MoDoDo: One and Done? […] Obama is still suffering from the Speech Illusion, the idea that he can come down from the mountain, read from a Teleprompter, cast a magic spell with his words and climb back … Continue reading

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Too late, you signed in blood

Common Dreams: “I know [Obama] thinks all these people voted for him and they have nowhere to go in 2012 because the Republicans are worse,” said Nader, speaking during yet another day of White House protests against a proposed tar-sands-oil … Continue reading

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The media darling

Michael Tomasky: A President Adrift More dispiriting news, this time about the White House overturning the EPA’s proposed new rules on smog. That comes a few hours after the jobs report from Friday morning, one of the bleakest yet. And … Continue reading

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No Klowning around today

The Klown took today off so you’re stuck with me. This is an open thread. I’ll post some other stuff later.

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