Monthly Archives: January 2012

Meet the Raiders’ new head coach – Dennis Allen

Allen shows Raiders’ new commitment to defense The Raiders have hired Dennis Allen, the 39-year-old defensive coordinator of the Denver Broncos, to be their new head coach. Allen informed the Broncos on Tuesday night in Mobile, Ala., a league source … Continue reading

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Sorry State of the Union

I’m not gonna watch it. It’ll just be a campaign speech and another pathetic attempt to blame the Republicans for everything that’s wrong with this country. Besides, Obama is barely tolerable when I’m drunk, and I’ll be sober tonight. If … Continue reading

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Tell us something we don’t know

Barack Obama attacked Hillary Clinton in negative campaign leaked memos show “Change We Can Believe In”, a key Obama campaign slogan, was meant as a slur against Mrs Clinton’s personality, intended to highlight how she “couldn’t be trusted or believed … Continue reading

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Panic in the Pachyderm Party

Andrea Mitchell: Romney Adviser Said Party Elites Will Find Alternative If Romney Can’t Win Florida “I talked to a top Romney adviser tonight who said, ‘Look, if Mitt Romney cannot win in Florida then we’re going to have to try … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 GOP Primary, GOP Shenanigans, Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich, Republican Party | Tagged , , | 25 Comments

Get your SOTU day face on

How many lies can one teleprompter scroll in an minute? This may be TOTUS’ biggest test yet. Open Thread.

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UCLA Political Scientist says Newt Gingrich is Biggest Threat to Obama

We hear a lot of speculation from journalists who are experts at . . . uh, . . . journalism. But there actually is an academic specialty on the study of politics. It’s called “political science.” After watching in frustration … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 Elections, 2012 GOP Primary, Mitt Romney, Politics | Tagged , , | 85 Comments

OWS? They said this was the line for the new iPhone!

This is an open thread.

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Good Dawg!

Forbes: Clinton Best President in Last 66 Years; W and Obama Worst In July 2004, Forbes published Presidents and Prosperity – a special report on America’s presidents since 1945. After updating that report’s seven economic performance measures to reflect the … Continue reading

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Newt Notes

I had a dream last night. There was a primary somewhere and Newt Gingrich was closing in on the magic number of delegates needed to win the GOP nomination when suddenly they raised the number. I don’t know what it … Continue reading

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Obama “spends a relatively small amount of time” campaigning

I thought you could use a laugh this morning. I’ll post more later.

Posted in 2012 Elections, Barack Obama | Tagged | 90 Comments

South Carolina Primary Open Thead

The official results should start rolling in at 4 pm LA (7 pm Myrtle Beach) If the astrologers and entrail readers are correct, Newt should win big tonight. I think this is a game-changer. I’ll say more in the morning. … Continue reading

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Caturday morning open thread

They are voting in South Carolina today. NFL Conference championships are tomorrow. I’ll post more later.

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Occupy DC – The Movie

I guess they held a rally this week. I’m sure it struck fear in the hearts of evil doers the 1%ers. This is an open thread.

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Dirty Laundry

NBC News: Debate Crowd Booed Newt’s Ex-Wife Because They Were Sexist Melissa Harris Perry: “As a women whose been married, divorced and now re-married to the love of my life for a year and a half, I would like to … Continue reading

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Real Ratfucking

Fake CNN email used as dirty trick in South Carolina In what appears to be a last ditch attempt to halt Newt Gingrich’s late momentum in South Carolina, a fake CNN Breaking News alert was emailed to state Republican activists … Continue reading

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The problem with men

Bill cheated on Hillary. Franklin cheated on Eleanor. John cheated on Elizabeth. Ross cheated on Rachel, but they were on a break. Anthony didn’t cheat on Huma, he just sexted and sent out pictures of his wang. Some of our … Continue reading

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Newt goes nuclear

The most brutal verbal ass-whipping I’ve ever seen.

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Are you ready to rumble?

And then there were four. Newt’s greatest strength has been his debate performances. Mitt is gonna be a tough sell in South Carolina, Ron Paul is there for comedy relief and if Rick Santorum was any stiffer they would put … Continue reading

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Who are you going to believe, me or your lying eyes?

Obama Blames Press for His ‘Cold and Aloof’ Image President Obama blames the press for creating the image that he’s aloof and disconnected from the rest of Washington, insisting in a new interview that he’s just more interested in spending … Continue reading

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Like a deer in the headlights

After Perry exit, anger at GOP debates Perry entered the race — here in Charleston — amid great fanfare in August. To some Republicans, he seemed the perfect GOP candidate: an experienced southern governor with an impressive economic record. After … Continue reading

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