Daily Archives: May 5, 2010

Chuck D (and Charles Barkley) take on Arizona, anti-Arizonapartheid boycotts spread, y viva ‘Los Suns’ **UPDATED**

ICYMI: Just when you thought hip-hop had become mind-numbingly irrelevant, here comes Chuck D. Not only did he update his PE classic, “By the time I get to Arizona” in response to that state’s draconian anti-immigrant law, the hip-hop legend … Continue reading

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McCollum’s expert witness: ‘Jesus hung out with prostitutes, too’

Now that’s what I call damage control. Dr. George Rekers, co-founder of the Family Research Council, Baptist minister, expert witness in Bill McCollum’s drive to separate children from the gay parents who want to adopt them, and a man who … Continue reading

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The Florida Republican Party’s magic kingdom

For Florida Republican Party leaders, there’s no comfort too comfy, and no sparing of expense. Take the latest revelation from the Miami Herald/SPTimes hybrid, which got its hands on still more magical credit card records from the RPOF: The Florida … Continue reading

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ICYMI: Robert Gibbs smacks Fox reporter with Brownie’s tinfoil hat

Yesterday during the midday briefing, President Obama’s press secretary Robert Gibbs had a keeper of an exchange with Fox “News” reporter Wendell Goler, who wanted to know, surprise! … whether the Gulf oil gusher is “Obama’s Katrina.” Gibbs took the … Continue reading

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Morning clicks: Jeb makes it official, Oath Keepers smack Beck

So … how’s that “tea party,” GOP take-overy thing workin’ out for ya? Apparently, not too well. All three of the GOP’s establishment candidates won their primaries yesterday in Indiana, Ohio and North Carolina (though leave it to Politico to … Continue reading

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