Daily Archives: August 7, 2012

Gymnastics Gold

One of the Flying Elf Girls did it again: Aly Raisman wins gold in floor exercise, bronze in beam Versatile and unassuming, and said to feature more steadiness than flash in her repertoire, Aly Raisman ceded much of the attention … Continue reading

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That new anti-Romney ad was even sleazier than we thought

Legal Insurrection: Woman in anti-Romney SuperPAC Death Ad actually had insurance The lying liars and the lies they tell. A SuperPAC run by former Obama spokesman Bill Burton accused Mitt Romney of killing a woman because she lost insurance when … Continue reading

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Who’s ready for some Mormon bashing?

The Daily Beast: Exclusive: Brigham Young’s Great-Great-Granddaughter on Mormonism and Mitt Romney Sue Emmett is Mormon royalty. Her great-great-grandfather was Brigham Young, the founder of Salt Lake City, first governor of Utah, and president and prophet of the Church of … Continue reading

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She shoulda been wearing heels, hose and a dress

Diana Reese in WaPo: When Palin took to the makeshift stage in the middle of a Missouri farm field, she was dressed more for the part of Hollywood celebrity than serious politician. I know someone’s going to remind me that … Continue reading

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There they go again!

Politico: Woman mentioned in Priorities ad died in ’06 The pro-Obama super PAC Priorities USA Action lobbed a heavy-duty attack at Mitt Romney this morning, airing an ad that links the closure of a GST Steel plant in Kansas City … Continue reading

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His name was Wade Michael Page

It’s a familiar story. Someone with a gun goes on a killing rampage. All the crimes are horrific, and none of them make sense. This time it was a Sikh temple in Wisconsin. Focusing on these cases is natural because … Continue reading

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