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March 26, 2010
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Conservatives’ Race To Oblivion, Pt. 3

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Conservatives' Race to Oblivion

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Conservatives’ Race to OblivionThe big news, since President Obama signed health care reform into law, has been the threats made against Democratic lawmakers. [h/t, Prometheus.] But there is another threat … Continue reading

February 18, 2010
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Bearing Grudges

President Barack Obama doesn’t begrudge Wall Street’s banksters their bonuses. The president, speaking in an interview, said in response to a question that while $17 million is “an extraordinary amount of money” for Main Street, “there are some baseball players … Continue reading

February 3, 2010
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Not As They Do: Conservatives and Deficits, Pt. 1

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Not As They Do: Conservatives and the Deficit

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Not As They Do: Conservatives and the Deficit Listening to conservatives squawk about deficits is a bit like taking parenting and/or relationship advice from Medea, the Gosselins or “Octomom.” At … Continue reading

January 20, 2010
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The Two-ness of Being Barack Obama, Pt. 1.

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series The Two-ness of Being Barack Obama

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series The Two-ness of Being Barack Obama …It is a peculiar sensation, this double-consciousness, this sense of always looking at one’s self through the eyes of others, of measuring one’s soul … Continue reading

November 13, 2009
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Conservatives’ Race to Oblivion, Pt. 2 of 3

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Conservatives' Race to Oblivion

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Conservatives’ Race to OblivionMichelle Bachman’s “Superbowl of Freedom” (or “Bachmannalia”) was not the first protest with such attention grabbing signage, but merely the latest. September saw Glenn Beck’s 9/12 marchers … Continue reading

October 9, 2009
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Spatula Alert: Nobel Prize For Obama

Wow. Break out the spatulas, and get ready to scrape the exploded brains of right-wingers off the ceiling, walls, etc. Apparently, President Obama has won the Nobel Peace Prize. US President Barack Obama has been awarded the 2009 Nobel Peace … Continue reading