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Archive for the 'palin' Category

Temperament and Judgment

Monday, October 20th, 2008

Another one jumps in the tank.

A Renewed Culture War

Friday, October 17th, 2008

Desperate and divisive demagoguery. Don’t forget this is lame, opportunistic and transparent pseudo-outrage. Only eighteen days to go. How low can McCain go?

Hitchens: Vote Obama

Monday, October 13th, 2008

It’s the indignity, stupid: The most insulting thing that a politician can do is to compel you to ask yourself: “What does he take me for?” Precisely this question is provoked by the selection of Gov. Sarah Palin.

Sarah Palin Didn’t Abuse Power. Power Just, Uh, Fell Down the Stairs.

Saturday, October 11th, 2008

Yeah. That’s it. I wonder if Power will be asked to pay for its own rape kit?

Thank You Michelle

Thursday, October 9th, 2008


Linky Blinky Heart

Wednesday, October 8th, 2008

So much sleaze, desperation and incompetence, so little time to catch up. Yeah, Senator McCain. Looks like you’re following in Bush’s boots when it comes to buying into the Peter Principle… Meg Whitman as Treasury Secretary? Hilarious. Let’s talk about McCain’s pep rally soundtracks. Conservative Republican mouthpieces continue to speak truth to mediocrity. (Do they [...]

“Talk Like Sarah Palin Day”

Monday, October 6th, 2008

It’s Funny Because It’s…Not Funny, Or, If I Wasn’t Laughing I’d Be Sighing.

Andrew Sullivan Liveblogging the Debate

Thursday, October 2nd, 2008

I disagree with him regarding Biden’s slow start, but it’s a characteristically incisive and insightful bit of observation from Mr. Sullivan.

Veep Versus Veep

Thursday, October 2nd, 2008

Summing up: Palin kept her head above water, but her answers seemed random and erratic and, ultimately, unconvincing. She was exceedingly evasive in answering most direct questions and not very good at it, either. Biden: did what he needed to do. Passionate but even-handed. No real surprises; the guy is smart and experienced. He kept [...]

The Back Says “I’m Gullible. And I Vote.”

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008