The organizers of CPAC actually thought inviting Donald Trump was better than inviting New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. Wow! What were they thinking? Addicting Info In a display of “Huh?” worthy of Clint Eastwood and the Empty Chair, Donald Trump gave whatBusiness Insider is describing as “confusing and terrible:” Trump said he was upset that President… More Trump Tops Eastwood’s Rambling ‘Empty Chair’ Speech With Rambling ‘Empty Room’ Speech
My mom used to say: Be careful what you wish for, it may come back to bite you in the [butt]… PoliticusUSA President Obama’s reelection has had a devastating impact on Fox News. Ratings are down, viewer trust is at an all time low, and now the network is caught in the middle of a… More Obama’s Reelection is Literally Destroying Fox News
Mr. Morris sticks to his talking points: “…at the top of [his] lungs.” TPM LiveWire Dick Morris opened up about his departure from Fox News in an interview with CNN Wednesday night, telling Piers Morgan, “I was wrong, and I was wrong at the top of my lungs.” But a lot of people on Fox… More Dick Morris On Fox News Ouster: ‘I Was Wrong At The Top Of My Lungs’ (VIDEO)
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… More Fox Viewers: Fools or Marks?
Rachel Maddow reviews the many ways the conservative movement is rife with scammers who are more interested in making a buck off the fear and paranoia of conservative media audiences than they are in crafting a cogent political arguments.
Rachel Maddow has no qualms about exposing the underbelly of the Right-Wing Super PAC scamming business and the Right-Wing media’s compliance. This woman is awesome. No wonder she’s beating brain dead Hannity in the ratings. The Huffington Post Rachel Maddow tore into members of the conservative media on her Monday MSNBC show for what she… More Rachel Maddow Rips Conservative Media For Scamming Donors
That didn’t take long. I had hoped his hiatus was more permanent, but after all, he is Karl Rove… Politico He’s back — Karl Rove returned to Fox News on Monday night for his first appearance in 27 days. The Fox News contributor, who was reportedly benched from the cable network, was back on the… More Rove returns to Fox after 27-day absence
This is too delightful. I can hardly compose myself. Three back to back articles about right-wing hacks and they’re all just plain bad news for the GOP. However, this one is my absolute favorite of the day: Apparently lying all day long on Fox News is okay, but getting your election predictions wrong by huge… More Fox News to Karl Rove And Dick Morris, ‘Bye Bye, Boys’
Here is an excellent analysis by “Ellen” over at News Hounds, regarding Sean Hannity’s hypocrisy. Hannity and his guests constantly bash Democrats for things that may have happened over 40 years ago. Yet, he’s bitchin’ and moanin’ that the Dems are running a smear campaign on Christine O’Donnell… News Hounds Sean Hannity may have broken the record… More Hannity Pretends Christine O’Donnell Never Said She Dabbled In Witchcraft
Talking Points Memo Now that we know the Republicans have settled on a campaign strategy pledging to “defund” health care reform if they win back Congressional power, it’s time to take a look at what that actually means. Could it be a precursor to a Republican showdown with President Obama repeating the 1995 and 1996 government… More Choke It, Starve It, Shrink It: What That Government Shutdown Talk Is Really About