Kudos to News Hounds for bringing to light some pretty valid points about Fox News personalities’ over the top rhetoric… News Hounds Since the Tuscon shooting, Fox News has been in a state of disassociated personality worthy of the movie Fight Club. Like the Narrator denying what he did as Tyler Durden while clearly approving… More Is Fox News incapable Of Owning Up To What They Do – Or Simply Unwilling?
That woman is a space cadet! Mediaite The bad news is that Michele Bachmann seems to have a slightly skewed vision of how America was founded. The good news? Her version is much nicer. Sure, it’s not 100% true that America’s founders “had different cultures, different backgrounds, different traditions” and that they all fought… More Bachmann: America’s Founders ‘Worked Tirelessly Until Slavery Was No More’
News Hounds There are five serious potential presidential candidates for 2012 on Fox News’ payroll: Mike Huckabee, Sarah Palin, Newt Gingrich, John Bolton and Rick Santorum. Each gets plenty of face time on the air to promote their candidacy views courtesy of Fox. Rather than paying for all this publicity, each of these potentials gets… More Fox News’ Presidential Candidates Got More Than 85 Hours Of Airtime, Worth Nearly $55 Million
Somehow, I believe this will not be the end of Rahm Emanuel’s battle to get on the Chicago Mayoral Ballot… Huffington Post UPDATE: A prominent Illinois election lawyer who asked to remain anonymous because of his many political clients in Chicago, told the Huffington Post that there may be hope for Emanuel yet. The Illinois… More Emanuel Kicked Off Ballot.. Court: Not A Chicago Resident.. Rahm Plans Appeal
Raw Story Don’t expect Keith Olbermann to be on television anytime soon, or spill any dirt about his abrupt departure from MSNBC. As part of an exit deal he struck with MSNBC, the former star of the channel’s evening lineup is prohibited from appearing on television for six to nine months and can’t discuss his… More Olbermann off tv for 6-9 months, can’t discuss departure from MSNBC: report
Justice Scalia To Give Constitutional Lesson On Capitol Hill Jack LaLanne Dead: Fitness Guru Dies At 96 George Allen To Jump Into Virginia Senate Race Glenn Beck’s Rhetoric Inspires More Death Threats Hannity Now Outraged At Nazi Comparison — But He’s Made Them Him.. Sen. Mike Lee Says That Dialing Down Violent Political Rhetoric Means… More Monday Morning Blog Round Up
I’ve always thought that Paul Krugman should have been on the President’s economic team. The man knows what he’s talking about. He won that Nobel Prize in Economics for absolutely mastering his field of expertise! Crooks & Liars Honestly, there are so few nuggets of genuine wisdom in Washington that watching the Sunday talk-show hackery is a form of… More Krugman: The Country Is Not A Corporation, And Layoffs Are Not A Success
Glenn Beck the Clown, claims that his shows are just “schtick” (my description) and that everything is done as a “joke” (his words.) Yet, still another tirade against an obscure liberal professor within The City University of New York higher education system, has caused his “sickophants” to crawl out of their roach motels and start calling… More Spotlight From Glenn Beck Brings a CUNY Professor Threats