Daily Archives: July 14, 2012

Fostering dependency

Harris-Perry Panel: High Black Unemployment Because They Have Few Links To Corporate America On Saturday, a panel discussing the persistently high unemployment among African-Americans and women on MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry linked that problem to the shrinking public sector. One of … Continue reading

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Dogs & Dead People

I can’t believe the Associated-with-Obama Press is even covering this, but they are. A group called the Voter Participation Center has touted the distribution of some 5 million registration forms in recent weeks, targeting Democratic-leaning voting blocs such as unmarried … Continue reading

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Dueling campaign ads

Both ads literally use the other’s words against him. What do you think? Which one is more effective? This is an open thread.

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What color is the sky in Matt Taibbi’s world?

Romney’s ‘Free Stuff’ Speech Is a New Low Wow. If you live long enough, you’ll see some truly gross things in politics, but Mitt Romney’s work this past week “courting black support” was enough to turn even the strongest stomach. … Continue reading

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Mormon Derangement Syndrome

Salt Lake Tribune: Magazine cover angers Mormons In this case, a picture may be worth a thousand slurs. Bloomberg Businessweek’s cover illustration for a story about LDS Church finances is setting off Mormons even before it hits newsstands Friday. The … Continue reading

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