Monthly Archives: October 2010

(Audio) The Crist-Meek voicemail

I’m still not sure why Kendrick Meek released this voicemail message. Can’t for the life of me figure out how that advances his cause. Besides that, the actual audio of the call detonates the Meekworld characterization of Charlie the Stalker … Continue reading

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Frank Rick explains it all: GOP vs the Tea Party

From Frank Rich’s NYT column, the naked truth: the tea party may think they’re taking over the country (by mugging the GOP), but all they’re really doing is serving as the vassal army for the real bosses set to gain … Continue reading

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Rand Paul’s Kentucky head stomper charged with assault

Timothy Profitt could face up to 12 months in jail, and/or a $500 fine if he is convicted. He is scheduled to appear before a judge November 18. No word yet on whether he will ask the judge to apologize … Continue reading

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ABC takes one giant step away from the Breitbart

Maybe it was the newsroom backlash … or maybe it was the Twitterstorm … but whatever it was, something has spooked ABC News about its decision to utilize Andrew Breitbart as an election night analyst … or in the new … Continue reading

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Two of a kind? Altered docs let Rick Scott’s running-mate qualify for city program

They say birds of a feather … and with a hat tip to TPM, word from the Florida Times-Union that like her running mate Rick Scott, Jennifer Carroll might have a little fraud in her portfolio… Altered documents filed with … Continue reading

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Corporatocracy Watch: NPR investigation reveals how corporations are buying America, one state legislator at a time

“Scholarships…” shady nonprofits and “model bills…” they’re all components of a far reaching, and pervasive system by which corporations buy state politicians, corrupt our laws, and twist government to their own advantage. If you’ve ever wondered why the corporate-funded “tea … Continue reading

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ABC taps Breitbart for election night panel; Tapper twittersnipes at critic

What, CNN already snapped up George “Macaca” Allen and Erick “Goat ‘f-ing child molester” Erickson again…?

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The Florida Senate race goes from bizarre to ridiculous

So… Kendrick Meek has gone from saying he never ever had a conversation with anybody, especially former President Clinton, to admitting that he and Clinton kinda-sorta talked about the metaphysical concept of someone much like him theoretically dropping out of … Continue reading

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Governor Depo? Scott would appoint agency head investigating his latest Medicare fraud case

With new allegations of Medicare/TriCare fraud hanging over his head, is it time to ask whether Rick Scott is really running for governor of Florida as a way to protect himself from prosecution?

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Friday Video Vault: Big Boi, ‘Shutterbug’

One of the most underrated MCs in the business, from one of the most innovative crews left in hip hop (the Dungeon Family). Enjoy, and catch the bonus clip after the jump!

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