Daily Archives: January 5, 2011

(Video) Rush Limbaugh watches MSNBC … professes ignorance of The Reid Report **UPDATED**

And you thought El Rushbo would spend all of his time watching Fox News. Apparently, they don’t mention him enough (damn that Glenn Beck…!) so he’s been doing a bit of channel surfing, trolling for mentions. From Tuesday’s show (with … Continue reading

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Remainders: tax the rich? Hell, yeah!

A few links you might have missed on your travels: Burning questions: who will replace Robert Gibbs? Elizabeth Edwards takes a posthumous swipe at Cheatin’ John. Oh snap. A new Vanity Fair/60 Minutes poll finds that Americans have very definite … Continue reading

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Belle of the ball: Koch brother, lobbyists, fete the new House majority

Three words to describe the Koch brothers and their lobbyists’ relationship to the new House and its brand new, dumbo-gaveled speaker: who’s … your … daddy …?

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Finally, Dems mount a defense of healthcare reform

The White House begins mounting its healthcare reform defense, two days before House Republicans plan a symbolic repeal vote. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius gets things stared with an op-ed piece in, among other places I assume, the … Continue reading

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The tea party comes to town … and finds John Boehner

The 112th Congress will be sworn in today, with loads of new GOP freshmen and tea party people rarin’ to kill “Obamacare,” defund the federal government and end all corporate regulation — maybe even dismantle Social Security and Medicare — … Continue reading

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(Video) ICYMI: Down goes Goodlatte

The Republican congressman who will lead today’s quasi-religioustea party fetish: the reading of the entire non-controversial/non-slave related parts of the United States Constitution — Rep. Bob Goodlatte — wants all future bills to be certified; by Congress no less, as … Continue reading

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