Monthly Archives: January 2012

Mr. Inevitability

Told ya…

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The right’s core dilemma, as summarized by Erick Erickson

I can’t say it any more succinctly: The fix is in for Romney, which just means when he is crushed by Barack Obama a lot of Republicans will have a lot of explaining to do. Newt may not be able … Continue reading

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Newt on the couch

Those looking to understand Newton Leroy Gingrich would do well to re-read this in-depth biographical article by Gail Sheehy, written for Vanity Fair in 1995, when Newt was speaker of the House and still married to his second wife Marianne, … Continue reading

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The 10 most fabulously faily moments from the CNN Florida debate

Well, the last debate before the Florida primary is in the can. And oh, what a debate it was. Here are the ten failiest … and therefore most fabulous … moments:

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Newt Gingrich vs … Ronald Reagan?

Newt Gingrich keeps saying he’s the real Reagan Republican. Reagan’s ghost would beg to differ…

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Um … Rick Scott uses Holocaust quote to defend Bain Capital … seriously

Dude.

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Today’s Herald column: the GOP’s perfect mess

In this week’s column, the three wings of the Republican Party go to war, and nobody has a chance of coming out alive, politically.

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Remember that time Ron Paul stood in front of a confederate flag and said the south was right?

No? Well here you go … (hat tip to News One)

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Full text: President Obama’s State of the Union speech

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Here is the full text of President Barack Obama’s State of the Union speech, in which he called for a “return to the American values of fair play … Continue reading

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(Video) The knives come out in Florida

Dueling ads in the Sunshine State. First up: Newt attacks Mitt as, “an historian, really?” But also an ethically charged crook: Team Newt’s retort?

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