Why is Russert asking this question to Obama at all? It's clearly an RNC talking point that the Sean Hannity's of the media thrive on to deflect any
Why is Russert asking this question to Obama at all? It's clearly an RNC talking point that the Sean Hannity's of the media thrive on to deflect any negative press away from Bush. As Digby notes: "How about his opinions on how he feels about Charles Krauthamer, Chris Matthews, Tucker Carlson, Fred
Barnes, Morton Kondrake, Sean Hannity and Joe Scarborough that bin Laden sounds like a Democrat?"
Steve said in an email: Has Russert ever asked a Republican senator, George Allen, perhaps, to defend what Pat Robertson says? No. The ONLY reason you ask me this question is that you assume there is some affinity between me and Mr. Belafonte.
Why did Russert ask Obama in particular about the statements of someone who isn't an elected official, who doesn't speak for Democrats, who doesn't represent Obama, who doesn't represent the Democratic Party, who is entitled to his own opinion....read on
Stephen Colbert takes on our talking heads in the media and Rand Paul who are accusing those of us who are tired of being on the receiving end of trickle-down economics of waging "class warfare". There's class warfare going on alright, but it's Read more...