Daily Archives: November 5, 2010

From the in-box: teabagger hate mail (**NSFW alert**)

No, the tea party movement isn’t racist at all. Not in the slightest! Right wingers just want lower taxes, they don’t harbor race-based hatred of the president. Nope, nope, nope. … So anyway, if this person works for you, or … Continue reading

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Friday video vault: Kanye West, ‘Runaway’

Like him or hate him, and I’m by no means an unmitigated fan, Kanye is doing some of the more innovative things in hip hop right now. Here’s his “Runaway” video, short version, and the full-length, half hour version after … Continue reading

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Friday video vault: Black Men United, “U Will Know”

Christopher Williams, Tevon Campbell, the late Gerald Levert even El Debarge was on this joint from the 1994 film “Jason’s Lyric”, along with Aaron Hall, Boys II Men, Brian McKnight and lots of other folks you probably haven’t heard in … Continue reading

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Mediaite, Fox News (and Politico) heaven: Keith Olbermann suspended **UPDATE 2**

Sit back, relax, and feel the schadenfreude… (Latest updates, including what Rachel Maddow said about the suspension tonight, at the end of the post)…

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Meghan McCain goes after Ryan Seacrest, and hilarity ensues

Megan McCain’s attention seeking behavior really ramped up after her father’s grand election loss. She dispenses sometimes baffling punditry on The Daily Beast (she predicted a half dozen Senate races this cycle, and got all of them wrong…) bashes Christine … Continue reading

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You’re welcome, America: 151,000 jobs added in October (and how Obama saved capitalism)

Why, there are the jobs. Now, they tell us…

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Exit poll remainders: jobs, jobs, jobs

A couple of interesting items from the 2010 exit polls (as if you haven’t heard enough election stuff…) In the Florida Senate race, Charlie Crist may actually have a future as a Democrat. He got 19 percent of the black … Continue reading

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