Fox News Gives Karl Rove’s Crossroads Groups Millions In Free Airtime

It’s important to review why the Tea Party groups were petitioning the I.R.S. anyway. They (the Tea Party) were seeking approval to operate under section 501(c)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code. This would require them to be “social welfare,” not political, operations. There are significant advantages to being a 501(c)(4). These groups don’t pay taxes;… More Fox News Gives Karl Rove’s Crossroads Groups Millions In Free Airtime

Conservatives Feign Outrage Over MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski’s Pay Disparity

Politicus USA Conservatives are hoping to save Mitt Romney from his failed attempt to avoid a policy discussion about equal pay by feigning outrage over Mika Brzezinski’s pay. The conservative Weekly Standard, founded by William Kristol, is allegedly making a case about pay disparity out of MSNBC’s Morning Joe, where Mika Brzezinski is paid half of… More Conservatives Feign Outrage Over MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski’s Pay Disparity

Romney On Omitting U.S. Troops From RNC Speech: ‘You Talk About Things You Think Are Important’

  Oh no he didn’t! I can see and hear the blow-back coming down the pike  from that statement… Think Progress In an interview with Fox News this afternoon, Mitt Romney shot back at critics who complained that he didn’t mention Afghanistan or praise U.S. troops in his convention speech last week, arguing that he focused… More Romney On Omitting U.S. Troops From RNC Speech: ‘You Talk About Things You Think Are Important’

Bill Kristol: Right wing attacks on Trayvon Martin ‘ridiculous’

The Raw Story Conservative columnist Bill Kristol criticized potential smear campaigns on Trayvon Marton from right-wing websites Sunday morning. Appearing on his usual role as a panel guest on Fox News Sunday, Kristol did accuse the media and activists bringing more attention to the incident as those promoting “demagogugery.” But he then chastised those along his… More Bill Kristol: Right wing attacks on Trayvon Martin ‘ridiculous’

Sarah Palin’s plummet in the polls: 4 theories

I got a feeling that Sarah Palin daring comedienne Kathy Griffin to “come to Alaska” (on Fox news no less) didn’t help her “presidential” image at all… The Week A new poll shows the Mama Grizzly’s popularity among Republican voters reaching new lows. What’s behind the slump? […] 1. Republicans don’t want her to run Her “shadow campaign… More Sarah Palin’s plummet in the polls: 4 theories