Daily Archives: July 10, 2009

Swim club that booted black kids under the microscope

UPDATE: A member of the swim club just tried to defend the club on CNN. Developing… The sign outside the The Valley Club in Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania, near Philly, reads: “Swimming since 1954,” the same year the Supreme Court’s Brown … Continue reading

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Jeb Bush has something to say

In his Esquire interview with king of snark Tucker Carlson, the testy former Florida governor gets a few things off his chest. First of all, his brother was like, way more popular than the current president at this stage of … Continue reading

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McNair’s bucket list: suicide prevention video

He taped one as a PSA not long before his girlfriend killed him … and then committed suicide.

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The McNair eulogy: R.I.P.U.S.O.B.

The Steve McNair eulogy takeaway: hey, nobody’s perfect. Continue reading

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John Ensign: Is it still bribery if my mama pays?

The water just keeps getting hotter for the (soon to be former?) Senator from Nevada: Nevada Sen. John Ensign’s wealthy parents gave his mistress and her family $96,000, the conservative lawmaker revealed Thursday, an admission that further darkened his once-bright … Continue reading

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