Nader Redux

By: Saturday June 29, 2013 9:42 am

Chait sez ….. President Obama scaled back some of the Bush administration’s anti-terror policies — torture, warrantless wiretapping — but kept in place others. One could make the case that he did not change enough, but that is not a Greenwald sort of argument. He insists that Obama is worse than Bush. Obama’s health-care reform was [...]

President Sends Daughter To Secret Mexican Terror Madrassa

By: Monday March 19, 2012 11:47 pm

Various media outlets noted that eldest First Daughter Malia Obama is currently on a Spring Break school trip with some classmates  in Oaxaca, Mexico only to pull the  articles down because,  as noted at Buzzfeed: There’s a long tradition of keeping presidents’ kids out of the press, but the newswire reported today on details of [...]

Conservatives In Vaginaland

By: Tuesday September 13, 2011 11:04 pm

Speaking this morning of Rick Perry and Gardasil and HPV’s, Michele Bachmann certainly opened up a can of worms (I’m certain that there is a double-entendre that I am missing here, but I’m too tired to go searching for it) for conservatives who are suddenly infected with talking about women’s health, a subject they normally [...]

Jonah Goldberg’s Children

By: Sunday July 24, 2011 12:26 am

  Shorter Dana Loesch: Now that one of my fellow conservative Christian bigots has decided to act out one of our sides fan-fic fantasies, I’m calling for a do-over on definitions. Tap tap no erasies.

Victims R Us

By: Monday January 10, 2011 7:22 am

Based on the conservative blast fax instructions that went out last night, by the end of the day today, this weekends story will be that Sheriff Clarence Dupnik shot Piper Palin in cold blood. But this is not going to go away

Libenter homines id quod volunt credunt

By: Thursday September 23, 2010 12:37 am

When you or I think of Christine O’Donnell we think of a socially stunted teenager just back from Summer Jesus Camp who wants the whole world to be just like Jesus Camp forever and ever but then the secular world has to go and harsh her spiritual mellow with it’s rules and obligations and paying [...]

When Logic And Proportion Have Fallen Sloppy Dead

By: Sunday September 19, 2010 7:25 pm

With about six weeks to go before the election I think we’re all pretty exhausted already by the drip drip drip of the crazy life and times of Christine O’Donnell. Now she admits to “dabbling into” witchcraft and it’s almost like, ‘this is surprising’? I mean who among us has not drunk deeply from a [...]

Crack Up At The Bedlamite Corral

By: Sunday August 1, 2010 9:59 pm

David Klinghoffer, who writes for National Review so you know he is a very smart public intellectual guy, takes to the pages of the LA Times to lament the devolution of the conservative mind in America: Buckley’s National Review, where I was the literary editor through the 1990s, remains as vital and interesting as ever. [...]

Just because they found Martin Bormann’s skull doesn’t mean he’s dead…

By: Monday April 26, 2010 7:39 am

Last week all of the cool kidz on the right as well as the public intellectuals at the Atlantic and Reason and other repositories for the otherwise unemployable got all navel-gazey about “epistemic closure” apparently under the impression that their readers give a shit. The long (and it can be very long) and the short [...]

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