Meet Newly-Elected RNC Chair Reince Priebus

This guy will make as much news as Steele did during his tenure…  Think Progress Reince Priebus just became the 65th Chairman of the RNC by garnering 97 votes in the seventh round of voting. After the fourth vote, Michael Steele dropped out of the running and said, “It’s very clear that the party wants to do something… More Meet Newly-Elected RNC Chair Reince Priebus

Friday Evening Blog Round Up

Obama to ease Cuba travel restrictions A President, a Speech and a Point of Law Boehner declines state dinner invite Is Limbaugh Perfect? Rush Attacks Gillibrand For Saying ‘We Can Conduct Ourselves Better’ Steele Drops Out.. Reince Priebus Elected RNC Chairman Tucson shooting victim blames Sarah Palin, Glenn Beck, Sharron Angle New Tea Party-Backed Gov: NAACP Can… More Friday Evening Blog Round Up

Sarah Palin to speak at gun convention

Apparently, this woman seeks to solidify her base and answer only to that base… Washington Post Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin is scheduled to deliver the keynote address at the Safari Club International (SCI) gun convention on Jan. 29. According to the organization’s Web site, the event is sold out. News of the speech comes a little… More Sarah Palin to speak at gun convention

Oh, It’s On: Charles Krauthammer Responds To Rush Limbaugh’s “Slobbering” Critique

I love it when Conservatives have a semantics fight! Mediaite A house divided against itself cannot stand… but it will certainly garner a lot of media attention. As we told you earlier, conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh is criticizing Fox News Channel’s “All-Star Panel” for, as he sees it, “slobbering” over President Barack Obama’s speech… More Oh, It’s On: Charles Krauthammer Responds To Rush Limbaugh’s “Slobbering” Critique

New Zodiac Sign Dates: “Ophiuchus” The 13th Sign?

Well, I refuse to accept that I am now under the sign of Taurus when I know that I exhibit all the (positive) traits of a Gemini!  Huffington Post Your zodiac sign may not actually be your zodiac sign anymore. Astronomer Parke Kunkle says that due to changes in the Earth’s alignment the dates of many… More New Zodiac Sign Dates: “Ophiuchus” The 13th Sign?

DEFIANT – House Members Continue Meet-And-Greets In Wake Of Arizona Shooting

It’s good to see that not all politicians are filled with fear and loathing… Huffington Post House Members continue to plan meet-and-greets in the wake of an alleged assassination attempt on Rep. Gabrielle Giffords that left six dead on Saturday, The Hill reports. Mike Illis writes that “a number of lawmakers in both chambers are pushing ahead defiantly… More DEFIANT – House Members Continue Meet-And-Greets In Wake Of Arizona Shooting

Rush Limbaugh Rips Fox News Panel For ‘Slobbering’ Over Obama Speech, Panel Responds (VIDEO)

Is there a slight schism between Limbaugh and Fox news? Huffington Post A feud has broken out between Rush Limbaugh and the so-called “All Star Panel” on Fox News’ “Special Report” over the panel’s praise for President Obama’s speech at the memorial for the Arizona shooting victims. Speaking on his radio show Thursday, Limbaugh slammed the… More Rush Limbaugh Rips Fox News Panel For ‘Slobbering’ Over Obama Speech, Panel Responds (VIDEO)

Right Wing Media Reports That Obama ‘Lied’ About Giffords’ Eyes Are Untrue

I’m wondering, what won’t those in the media who oppose Obama do to make him look bad at every turn? Mediaite The right-wing blogosphere is classily playing “Gotcha!” with President Obama’s uplifting revelation, at last night’s Tuscon Memorial Service, that Rep. Gabrielle Giffords “opened her eyes for the first time” shortly before the memorial. A report originating… More Right Wing Media Reports That Obama ‘Lied’ About Giffords’ Eyes Are Untrue

Robert Gibbs To Russian Reporter: No, Arizona Shooting Is Not “American”

Mediaite White House spokesperson Robert Gibbs, speaking about [last] weekend’s shooting in Arizona, responded to one Russian reporter’s assertion that the shooting was somehow “American” – as in a wholly American demonstration of one practicing his freedom to… kill… people? We’re not entirely sure what the reporter’s thought process was. In any case, here is how… More Robert Gibbs To Russian Reporter: No, Arizona Shooting Is Not “American”