Daily Archives: February 26, 2009

Mining the WaPo: Robin Hood and the budget showdown to come

The House got cold feet on mortgage modifications. The key paragraph in the WaPo story: Under the provision, a bankruptcy judge would be able to cut the principal on a homeowner’s mortgage, lower the interest rate and extend the terms, … Continue reading

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Michael Steele: taking a bad thing and making it worse

It was bad enough that Bobby Jindal absolutely sucked giving the Republican response to President Barack Obama’s address to Congress. Now, Michael “the hip-hop chairman” Steele has taken the critique to a new low, with the help of a true … Continue reading

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Line of the day: the party of Beavis and Butthead

Big up to Paul Krugman, who bitch slaps Country Bob Jindal’s ridiculing of government spending on volcano tracking: leaving aside the chutzpah of casting the failure of his own party’s governance as proof that government can’t work, does he really … Continue reading

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