Bacteria Ate Mostly Gas, Not Oil In BP Spill

BP is trying to shirk its responsibility to the people of the Gulf Coast once again…. Huffington Post Bacteria that attacked the plumes of oil and gas resulting from the Deepwater Horizon gusher in the Gulf of Mexico mainly digested natural gas spewing from the wellhead — propane, ethane and butane — rather than oil,… More Bacteria Ate Mostly Gas, Not Oil In BP Spill

Christine O’Donnell’s Mother on Campaign Payroll?

The Daily Beast The Christine O’Donnell campaign has paid at least $3,500 in consulting fees to a woman who appears to be O’Donnell’s mother, FEC filings show. The two payments are made out to a Carole O’Donnell, the reported name of the Delaware Senate candidate’s mother, and list her address as Moorestown, NJ, where O’Donnell… More Christine O’Donnell’s Mother on Campaign Payroll?

Mario Piperni: Carl Paladino And His Hallowed 9/11 Cloud Dust

Mario Piperni’s artwork is fantastic.  I use it quite often on this blog.  The political messages that they portray speaks volumes. Mario Piperni The talk has been about Christine O’Donnell’s victory in Delaware but another teabagger-backed nutcase who won on Tuesday was Carl Paladino, the Republican candidate for next governor of New York.  Paladino was criticized during… More Mario Piperni: Carl Paladino And His Hallowed 9/11 Cloud Dust

Palin Advises Christine O’Donnell To ‘Speak Through Fox News’

  It’s been well established that Fox News is the media arm of the GOP.  Palin has simply confirmed what has already been revealed…  Think Progress  Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin appeared on the O’Reilly Factor last night to defend Delaware GOP Senate nominee Christine O’Donnell from intra-party skeptics like former Bush advisor Karl Rove,… More Palin Advises Christine O’Donnell To ‘Speak Through Fox News’

Glenn Beck To Fat People: ‘I Say Let Them Die’

So much for “faith hope and charity” from the “Beckster… Think Progress Since First Lady Michelle Obama unveiled her Let’s Move! program to fight obesity, conservatives have portrayed the effort as a government assault on personal freedoms and liberties. After the administration released a report on obesity in May, Matt Drudge ran a headline saying,… More Glenn Beck To Fat People: ‘I Say Let Them Die’

How Adrian Fenty lost his reelection bid for D.C. mayor

When you’re the Mayor of D.C. and you’re out of touch with your constituents, the result is, you will not be re-elected.  That appears to have been D.C. Mayor Adrian Fenty’s problem. Washington Post One afternoon in late June, D.C. Mayor Adrian M. Fenty‘s political advisers invited their boss to a downtown conference room to report an… More How Adrian Fenty lost his reelection bid for D.C. mayor

WAPO: Righty pundits on ‘suicide’ watch

This is going to be interesting to watch.  Will there be an implosion within the Republican party, resulting in a schism so wide that it might be irreversible?  Washington Post – Media Notes – Howard Kurtz  Conservative pundits are split on Christine O’Donnell’s victory, just as they were on her Delaware primary campaign. The question of… More WAPO: Righty pundits on ‘suicide’ watch