Archive for June 16, 2009

Predatory TV

Talk about an impulse buy — never mind the magazines at the check-out stand or the packs of gum — how about this little ditty you didn’t know you needed until now?

June 16, 2009 at 10:05 PM

The GOP Turns Its Back on Our Troops

Remember when the only thing we heard from the GOP was “support our troops“?

Gone.  Zippo.  Per the GOP,  the troops are on their own now.

June 16, 2009 at 9:50 PM

“Big” Protest Outside David Letterman’s Studio?

If you see reports about this, pay attention to the crowd size and/or to whether the report even includes a shot — a wide shot in particular — of the crowd.  I’ve read three or four tweets from people who were there that say the “big” protest consisted of, ah, about 20 people.

(I know Fox is hyping this so pay special attention to what they show.  They’ll do everything they can to hide the fact that there’s no there there.)

June 16, 2009 at 6:39 PM

Come On Obama – You Told Us You Were Against This

During the campaign, Obama criticized George Bush for refusing to release the White House visitors log.  Now Obama is doing the same thing.

Not feelin’ good about this.  Remember “more transparency?”

June 16, 2009 at 6:34 PM

Conservative-Style Family Values

Republican Senator and potential 2012 presidential candidate John Ensign (R-NV) admits to having an affair with a staffer.

Another holier-than-thou guy who wants to tell us how to live our lives and who gives the impression that he is perfect, bites the dust.  Goodbye.

June 16, 2009 at 6:15 PM

Wear Green

Green is the color of the revolution in Iran.  This is what the people are up against:

June 16, 2009 at 10:03 AM

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