Daily Archives: December 7, 2008

Mika and Joe on the radio

Starting Monday, “Morning Joe” goes to radio, and no more Bill-O. Reports TV Newser: First on TVNewser: Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski begin hosting a radio show on WABC in New York Monday morning. The show will air from 10am-Noon, … Continue reading

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For Sale By Owner: The Miami Herald?

McClatchy may be looking to unload Miami’s paper of record.

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Guess who’s running a surplus?

The Obama camapign. Now all that’s left to do is figure out what to do with all the leftover campaign cash. (And yes, I know what the Clintonistas would like him to do with at least $7.5 million of it … Continue reading

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Bush: ‘welcome to my hanging’

God, you know in so many ways, I’m gonna miss this guy: President George W. Bush got a look Saturday at how history will remember him _ at least in one artist’s view _ as he presided over the unveiling … Continue reading

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The Black(well) card

More over Michael Steele: there’s an even douchier black guy in the running for RNC chair: Kenneth Blackwell — who gained infamy as Ohio Secretary of State in 2004, when the state threw the presidential race to George W. Bush … Continue reading

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William Ayers, in his own words

Bill Ayers today: not a terrorist so much as a college professor. Now that one of the ugliest political campaigns in memory is over, Bill Ayers, the man demonized as an “unrepentant terrorist” by John McCain and the Palinites, and … Continue reading

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A thumb in Dubya’s eye

Retired General Eric Shinseki, who was famously sacked for telling the truth about the number of troops it would take to occupy Iraq, will be Barack Obama’s head of Veterans Affairs.

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The new New Deal

Barack Obama lays out an ambitious agenda for his presidency that can be summarized as “roads and schools and bridges and broadband” … oh, my. The summary: —ROADS AND BRIDGES: “[W]e will create millions of jobs by making the single … Continue reading

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