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Great Moments In Lapdog Journalism

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What a load of horseshit!

From Megan Garber at The Atlantic Where America’s Racist Tweets Come From Floating Sheep, a group of geography academics, took advantage of that fact to turn hatred — and, just as often, stupidity — into information. The team searched Twitter … Continue reading

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No Mandates

Howard Kurtz: If history is any guide, Obama has about a year to notch major accomplishments before midterm politics—and the shadow of lame-duck status—undermine his effectiveness. But it is equally true that by failing to lay out a detailed agenda … Continue reading

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How to get an Obamaphone

Where do “Obama phones” come from? This video of an Obama supporter bragging about having an “Obama phone” has gone viral on the web, but where do these “free cell phones” come from? The program is called Lifeline, established in … Continue reading

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When The Last Boomer Dies

Freedom Outpost: “We knew that to end slavery we needed a proclamation from our president and amendment to our Constitution,” said the first lady. “To end segregation, we needed the Supreme Court to overturn the lie of separate but equal. … Continue reading

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Kool-aid Overload

Andy Sullivan: President Obama: The Democrats’ Ronald Reagan If Obama wins, to put it bluntly, he will become the Democrats’ Reagan. The narrative writes itself. He will emerge as an iconic figure who struggled through a recession and a terrorized … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread

Today is the last Monday in September. The last thread is full. Here’s a fresh one to play with.

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