The other day I asked: “Who is that guy?” while writing about Jesse LaGreca’s encounter with a Fox News “ambusher”. Now everyone who’s interested in the Occupy Wall Street movement knows who he is… The New York Observer When Fox News turned their cameras on the 31-year-old Daily Kos writer Jesse LaGreca last Wednesday, they didn’t know what… More Jesse LaGreca: The Smartest Man on Wall Street?
The White House Here’s what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov: Equality for All Americans President Obama spoke at the 15th Annual Human Rights Campaign National Dinner at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C., stressing his continuing commitment to the cause of equality for all Americans. He also talked about the most recent progress made for human rights,… More West Wing Week 10/07/11 or “Why is that White House Pink?”
The week’s top quotes in politics … “I’m used to being an underdog.” — President Barack Obama talking to ABC’s George Stephanopoulos about his reelection. “There’s too much drama and theater in politics.” — White House hopeful Jon Huntsman knocking Sarah Palin for taking so long to announce that she won’t run. “Now is not my time.” — New… More Politico’s: The week in one-liners: Christie, Ailes, Brown
Back on September 28, Jon Stewart said that with her Constitution-wrapped bus tour, trips to Iowa and New Hampshire, and prating on about her plan to “save America”, Sarah Palin was either running for president or she’s “a crazy person”. With her announcement yesterday that she isn’t entering the race, it appears we have our… More Jon Stewart: Palin swindle of donor money in ‘Nigerian prince territory’ | The Raw Story