I’m certain this will make a few Obama haters’ heads explode… USA Today His party may have suffered a shellacking in November’s elections, but President Obama remains the unchallenged champion on another front: For the third year in a row, he is by far the most admired man in America. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton… More Obama is USA’s most-admired man, Clinton most-admired woman
An appropriate award, no doubt… Media Matters In selecting the 2010 winner of the Glenn Beck Honorary Award for Excellence in Misinformation, Media Matters weighed the vigor and meticulous detail the 2009 recipient, Glenn Beck, brought to the craft. Beck’s dedication to fabricating facts to smear those he disagrees with is so complete, we at… More Sarah Palin: Winner Of The 2010 Glenn Beck Misinformer Of The Year Award
I was never a real fan of Teena Marie’s music, but one can acknowledge her unique talent and presence in the world of R&B… Yahoo News Teena Marie, the “Ivory Queen of Soul” who developed a lasting legacy with her silky soul pipes and with hits like “Lovergirl,” “Square Biz,” and “Fire and Desire” with mentor… More Teena Marie, the “Ivory Queen of Soul” died on Sunday. She was 54.
Eeek! The GOP are becoming geeks! The New York Times The iPad is coming to Capitol Hill. Tucked into new rules proposed by the incoming House Republican majority is one that could fling the chamber — for good or ill — into the 21st century: Members may use an electronic device on the House floor… More G.O.P. to Open House to Electronic Devices
One week from today, the GOP dominated 112th Congress begins it’s two year run. What will be different, what will remain status quo? CNN A new political reality hits Washington next week, with the first split Congress since 2004 raising questions about whether the bipartisan cooperation of the recently concluded lame-duck session can continue. Conventional wisdom says the shift… More Obama administration, Congress brace for new political reality
This comes as no surprise to most of Obama’s supporters… Think Progress For the past two years, conservatives have repeatedly attacked President Obama for supposedly endangering American lives by not being aggressive enough in going after terrorists. But a year after the failed bombing attempt on Christmas Day for which Obama received immense criticism from… More Bush Intel. Chief: Obama ‘Has Been As Aggressive, If Not More Aggressive In Pursuing’ Terrorists
Politico In a business where sound bites can be game-changers, there was no shortage of memorable lines in 2010 — both serious and not. A single moment — scripted or otherwise — can alter the public’s perception of a politician and, therefore, that pol’s trajectory. (Try as he might, Rod Blagojevich will never escape his “I’ve… More Politico’s Best quotes of 2010
Time Magazine’s Joe Kline has been on point lately in his assessment of a “bitter” Sen. John McCain and now the “Techcharlatan” Glenn Beck. Klein is definitely on a roll! Mediaite During a segment on this morning’s The Chris Matthews Show, host Chris Matthews asked his panel to hand out year-end awards. Most of the broadcast was a… More Joe Klein: Glenn Beck Is A “Telecharlatan” With A “Phony, Professorial Air”