Daily Archives: July 28, 2009

The Birther-Buster Bill

Now THIS, is how Democrats should behave. The party of wimps, compromisers and a handful of real men (Nancy Pelosi included) finally passed a bill ont he floor of the House that played hardball with the GOP. The Bill, House … Continue reading

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Sotomayor approved 13-6 (and Miss Lindsey says yes)

… by the Senate Judiciary Committee. Her nomination will now go to the full Senate. The only Republican to vote in favor of her was Lindsey Graham, which is interesting, given his tisking, Catholic school nun performance during her confirmation … Continue reading

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The Gates arrest: who said ‘black’ first?

The audio of the 911 call and police response are out in the Cambridge arrest of Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates. And of course, they’re raising new questions. Among them: how did Gates’ race get into the arrest report, when … Continue reading

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Nancy Pelosi: my kind of diva

From the haters at Politico: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is one of the most despised political figures in the country. And, frankly, she doesn’t give a damn. “No, I don’t care,” Pelosi told POLITICO last Thursday, laughing heartily as she … Continue reading

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Conrad Murray’s Michael Jackson problem

UPDATE 8/1: Reports say Dr. Murray deep, deep in debt. He skeedaddled, and quick, after the King of Pop died, and has only spoken out through his attorney. Now we may be finding out why. The Mirror UK tabloid claims … Continue reading

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