Daily Archives: June 9, 2012

Success needs no excuse

Mike Lupica via Legal Insurrection: The silent issue that could doom President Obama in 2012 election There will be so many things to talk about with Obama vs. Romney from here to November, but the one that nobody will want … Continue reading

Posted in Playing the Race Card, Racism | 50 Comments

Peepul R Stoopit

Danps at Corrente provides an example of a common meme: Slogan and bromide open thread One of the things liberals are terrible at is messaging. We tend to start discussing issues by going Full Wonk, and that isn’t very appealing … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Politics | Tagged , | 33 Comments

What happened to Netroots?

Enthusiasm, frustration at Netroots Nation Jane Bettinson’s brother listens to conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh. As a result, she says, he believes the White House is in very liberal hands. Her retort: “I would say, ‘No dear, I’m far left; … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Nutroots Nation | Tagged , | 26 Comments

Hyperbole to the Rescue!

Digby has a new ad post up about how our government Republicans are attacking us. By “us” she means citizens of the United States, which don’t include Tea Partiers, conservatives, or anyone willing to vote Republican. As usually, she’s overreaching … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 Elections, Fun Stuff | 33 Comments