Fox Viewers: Fools or Marks?

Mario Piperni This take on the reason Fox let Dick Morris go is just about right. Morris was so laughably wrong in almost everything he said that even many die-hard conservatives no doubt found him to be a buffoon. When he tells you over and over again that there’s no way your side can lose, and then […]

8 Reasons Why Marco Rubio Is Not ‘The Republican Savior’

I completely agree with Think Progress… Think Progress Since Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) abandoned his opposition to providing undocumented immigrants with a pathway to citizenship and embraced a bipartisan framework for comprehensive immigration, political pundits and Republican leaders have anointed the Florida Congressman the future of the GOP. Consequently, the likely 2016 presidential candidate has […]

Quick Look @ The News

Lawmaker Wants to Require Students to Read Ayn Rand Idaho state Sen. John Goedde (R), chairman of the Education Committee, introduced legislation to require every Idaho high school student to read Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged and pass a test on it to graduate from high school, the Spokane Spokesman-Reviewreports. Said Goedde: “That book made my son a Republican.” […]

House Intel Chair on White House drone policy: “There is oversight”

I saw this very insightful report on MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell yesterday.  Yet somehow, because it removes the sensationalism and hysteria found in most recent news reports, the information given in to Ms. Mitchell is grossly under reported. Justice Departments Memo Describing Legal Case for Drone Strikes on Americans Mike Rogers Interview on Andrea Mitchell: Video TPM Livewire Rep. […]

Marco Rubio Agrees to Take One For the Team

It occurred to me…is the esteemed Senator ready for prime time or will he go the way of Governor Bobby Jindal after his flawed State of the Union rebuttal in 2009? Mother Jones Jonathan Bernstein asks the question of the day: Marco Rubio is going to give the Republican response to Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address this […]