Daily Archives: June 19, 2012

The saga continues

Julian Assange seeking asylum in Ecuadorian embassy in London Julian Assange has dramatically sought political asylum at the Ecuadorean embassy in London, days after the supreme court rejected the last of his appeals against extradition to Sweden to face sex … Continue reading

Posted in Crime | Tagged | 17 Comments

Democrats – now with 2% less evil!

Garry Wills: The Curse of Political Purity Obama was never a prince. None of them are. The mistake behind all this is a misguided high-mindedness that boasts, “I vote for the man, not the party.” This momentarily lifts the hot-air … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 Elections, Democratic Party, Politics, Republican Party | 87 Comments

Spoony ‘splains it all

David “Spoony” Atkins at Hullabaloney: Why bipartisanship is dead It’s hard to understand why the issue of disappearing bipartisanship is so baffling for most people. There are many structural reasons for it including increased transparency, coordination of interest groups, communications … Continue reading

Posted in Playing the Race Card, Racism | Tagged , | 13 Comments

Dear Lamestream Media,

Please, please, please keep helping out your preferred candidate, Barack Obama. We, the people know you’re as skittish as abused kittens, ever fearful that your Precious Once will be taken away. You’ve been kicked when you were down before. I … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 Elections, Mitt Romney | 49 Comments