Tag Archives: Michele Bachmann

(Video) Wow. This happened. Michele Bachmann’s strangely staged SOTU response

“Saturday Night Live” writers? Your job is like way, way too easy. And who’s the FAIL artist who didn’t tell La Bachmann which camera to look into? UPDATE: On Rachel Maddow’s overnight show Wednesday, NY Rep. Anthony Weiner said Bachmann … Continue reading

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SOTU Analysis: Obama goes for Kennedy, GOP opts for Nixon

President Obama delivered a hopeful speech to the nation Tuesday, calling on Americans — and a Washington audience tamed by bipartisan seating and the recent tragedy in Tucson — to put aside past differences and work together to “win the … Continue reading

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(Video) Chris Matthews’ epic Bachmann-Tea Party takedown

Words like “balloon-head” don’t get spoken often in cable news. But then again, there’s never been anything (okay, besides Sarah Palin…) like Michele Bachmann. The Congresswoman was “given the business” by Chris Matthews for an entire, hilarious, segment on Hardball … Continue reading

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Gaming the State of the Union

President Obama gives his big, once-a-year speech tonight. So is Pat Buchanan right that it will be a “can’t miss homerun?” … or will Paul Ryan and Michelle Bachman spoil the party?

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Clarence Thomas can’t figure out forms, SCOTUS hypocrisy, Beck’s ratings plunge and other ICYMI clicks

So … if a guy can’t figure out how to properly fill out his federal disclosure forms, does he really belong on the Supreme Court …? That question may be rattling around inside the heads of Clarence Thomas critics, after … Continue reading

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President … Bachman???

Ok right wingers, now this is just getting weird…

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(Video) ICYMI: Weiner, Wasserman-Schultz take on Bachman and some other guy on ‘Face the Nation’

… the other guy’s name is Mike Kelly, apparently just elected from Pennsylvania’s 3rd District, unseating Democrat Kathy Dahlkemper. Watch as the four go at each other full bore over the issues of tax cuts and “fantasy economics.” Mediaite runs … Continue reading

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Not so fast, Glenn … National Archives debunks Beck’s Washington document claim

Think Michelle Bachman’s claim that there were eleventy-billion people there (as opposed to 87,000) was the biggest whopper told about Glenn Beck’s August 28 book launch “restoring honor” march? Think again. Apparently, the biggest “big lie” came from the Beckster … Continue reading

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Morning clicks: Greene-Meek debate, Barton keeps giving, McChrystal on the griddle

Happy Nikki Haley primary runoff day! I’m headed to the Kendrick Meek-Jeff Greene debate hosted by the Palm Beach Post this morning. For those wondering, Maurice Ferre was not invited due to the Post’s rules about poll ratings. I’m hoping … Continue reading

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Chris Matthews says it all: GOP ‘kennel trained’ to back big business

Chris Matthews is not amused by right wing support of British Petroleum. On last night’s “Let me finish” segment, Matthews threw out a hard, fast pitch right over home plate, saying people like Reps. Joe Barton and Michelle Bachman have … Continue reading

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