Monthly Archives: March 2010

Florida 2010: McCollum needs to come clean, Crist gets Shula

He hasn’t had too many good days lately, but Charlie Crist does have the endorsement of Don Shula, according to a Tweet from The Fix’s Mr. Rogers. Meanwhile, Democrats are calling on Crist to appoint a special prosecutor to look … Continue reading

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Georgia attorney general makes McCollum look foolish

Georgia Attorney General Thurbert Baker just completed an interview on “Hardball” in which he made Bill McCollum’s healthcare lawsuit sound downright foolish. Citing the Supremacy Clause, and saying he looked at all the relevant statutes and the Georgia Constitution, and … Continue reading

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LL Cool J blows up Palin’s spot **UPDATE** Toby Keith, too

The right wing media hound tries to drag the hip hop legend into her new Fox News special, and he says, I don’t think so:

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Ex Fla GOP chair Jim Greer under criminal investigation; got a cut of Delmar Johnson contract

Things just got a lot more serious for former Republican Party chairman Jim Greer. Turns out that when he got party executive director Delmar Johnson an unprecedented $20,000 fundraising contract, he also allegedly got a piece of the action.

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Morning clicks: Tavis=hater? Iran nuke sci defects, Baduism, and drill baby, drill?

Tavis Smiley is known in the Black community as a longtime Obama hater. Well, he doesn’t hate the guy, but I was in the room during the campaign when he gave one of his “how much do you love Black … Continue reading

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Midday clicks: Opryland says no more tea, thanks; Pelosi flying high, bad Day

President Obama just signed the healthcare reform “fix-it” bill, to raucus applause from Democratic Party members. Lost in the media shuffle are the equally sweeping changes to student loan funding, which will cut the bank middle man out for millions … Continue reading

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A poll Alex Sink should actually worry about

The slew of polls showing Bill McCollum leading Alex Sink by 5-10 points haven’t been all that alarming up to now. Sink is still barely known to Floridians, despite holding a statewide post, while her probable opponent, Bill “The Snooze” … Continue reading

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New details in RNC ‘Voyeur’ scandal **UPDATED**

RNC chairman Michael Steele is facing new pressure to resign, and a virtual revolt by major Republican donors in the wake of a Daily Caller scoop about private plane ruminations, major spending for air and ground travel, chichy restaurants and … Continue reading

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Raise your hand if you didn’t know Ricky Martin is gay

No hands? All righty then.

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Video: Rep. Emanuel Cleaver spat on

Video has emerged of the infamous spitting incident during a tea party protest against healthcare reform last week. In it, you can see Black lawmakers led by John Lewis, walking into the Capitol (followed by a woman who appears to … Continue reading

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