Daily Archives: July 27, 2009

Krugman’s blue dog beatdown

What is it that the Blue Dog Democrats want on healthcare? Damned if I know. The NYT’s Paul Krugman wonders, too… Maybe they’re just being complete hypocrites. It’s worth remembering the history of one of the Blue Dog Coalition’s founders: … Continue reading

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Get to know a ‘birther’: Crazy Eileen

Anyone who’s ever done a radio talk show knows that eventually, you attract repeat cranks — people who call your show constantly, talking crazy talk, which they don’t actually realize is crazy. See, these frequent callers, who seem to have … Continue reading

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The Great Sarah Sayonara

With one final blizzard of barely intelligble words, and a heapin’ helpin’ of uniquely Nixonian Palinite self-pity, Sarah Palin passes the torch as Alaska’s former governor. I will admit to not understanding a word she said for about the first … Continue reading

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Mitch McConnell’s ‘new’ ideas on healthcare

If you watched McConnell on CNN today, you might have noticed that they sound a lot like the GOP’s old ideas on healthcare: tax cuts (surprise, surprise), tort reform, and “encouraging” people to quit smoking and lose weight. In other … Continue reading

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