State Of The Union Address 2011: Supreme Court Justices Won’t All Attend

   NOTE:  This article was to have been posted hours ago.  I was having some connectivity issues with my computer.  I apologize for the delay. Never, in my lifetime have I seen such disrespect for a sitting president… Huffington Post Chief Justice John Roberts will lead a contingent of six Supreme Court justices at President… More State Of The Union Address 2011: Supreme Court Justices Won’t All Attend

Tuesday Morning Blog Round Up

GOP threatens to force votes on “job-killing taxes” in Senate Beck Obsession: The “Riots In Greece” Are Coming “Ashore…   Justice Scalia: Lawmakers Need To Get Familiar With Federalist Papers State Of The Union 2011: Time, Length & How To Follow Live Online Remembering George Allen’s 2006 campaign Right-Wing Medical Paranoia Over Cuban Health System Protests… More Tuesday Morning Blog Round Up

Roll Call: Republicans Admit Congress Members Carefully Avoid Contradicting Conservative Media Figures

Media Matters Roll Call’s Christina Bellantoni reports today that “Several Republicans privately admitted Members carefully monitor what’s being said on conservative airwaves to make sure they aren’t contradicting it or enraging talkers.” Also from Bellantoni’s January 24 article: With Members taking cues from the echo chamber as well as their party leadership, it’s changed the way… More Roll Call: Republicans Admit Congress Members Carefully Avoid Contradicting Conservative Media Figures

Senator Olbermann? Online Movement Afoot To Draft Ex-MSNBCer For Senate Run

Things are getting curiouser and curiouser… TPM LiveWire Friday night’s shocking announcement that Keith Olbermann was immediately leaving MSNBC has had an interesting effect on both detractors and supporters. Right of center media outlets appear to a have embraced a measured yet celebratory tone, while those on the left have called it an “end of free speech,”… More Senator Olbermann? Online Movement Afoot To Draft Ex-MSNBCer For Senate Run

Jon Stewart Demonstrates Just How Often Fox News Personalities Reference Nazis

Only Jon Stewart can (or will) pull this off… Mediaite Last week Megyn Kelly notably pushed back when guest Richard Socarides claimed that Fox News opinion media types were guilty of making similar sort of Nazi references that Rep. Steve Cohen (D-TN) made on the house floor earlier last week. Tonight Jon Stewart challenged his… More Jon Stewart Demonstrates Just How Often Fox News Personalities Reference Nazis