Mark Shields

David Brooks: NAFTA Was 'Sort Of A Wash Economically'
This is why the New York Times pays him the big bucks, folks. Read more...
David Brooks Blames Our Economic Problems On Being 'Middle-Aged'
Someone actually pays David Brooks to spout this nonsense week after week. Read more...
David Brooks Very 'Concerned' About Income Inequality Affecting Our Public Debate
NYT's columnist David Brooks really doesn't want President Obama talking about income inequality during his upcoming state of the union address. Read more...
David Brooks On Christie: People 'Want A Bully To Go To Washington'
These Republican authoritarians sure do love their bullies. Read more...
Brooks: Redistribution Still Not 'Majority Agenda' Because We Villagers Say So
Bobo pushing the Villagers' favorite narrative that America is a "center-right" country and that it's impossible to help alleviate income disparity by raising taxes on the wealthy. Read more...

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Brooks Predicts Dems Fretting Over Mandates May Make Health Care Law 'Go Away'
David Brooks wants PBS viewers to believe that because the Obama administration agreed to change some of the rules on the ACA mandates, now Democrats are going to make the law "go away" by getting rid of them altogether. Read more...
David Brooks: Focusing On Economic Theory A 'Little Out Of The Pope's Lane'
From this Friday's The PBS Newshour, resident hack and professional Republican turd-polisher David Brooks took a shot at Pope Francis as being "a little out of his lane" because he dared to criticize the problems being caused by record income disparity, unfettered capitalism and the idolatry of money. Read more...
David Brooks Claims Nuclear Option Will Make Senate More Partisan
I hate to break it to David Brooks, but the Senate couldn't get more partisan or polarized than it is already and as his cohort on The PBS Newshour, Mark Shields explained to him this Friday, the Democrats finally getting fed up to invoke the so-called "nuclear option" is a symptom and not the cause of the problem. Read more...
David Brooks Admits Dems Should Act On 'Evil Impulse' To Destroy The GOP
David Brooks said if he were a Democrat, he'd have an "evil impulse" to destroy the Republican party for the next two years. So far, they look like they're doing a pretty good job of that on their own. Read more...
David Brooks: Decision To Go To Congress On Syria 'Unfortunate'
PBS Newshour regular David Brooks complains about President Obama's decision to go to the Congress and have them vote on military intervention in Syria and claims not being able to move the obstructionists there is going to ruin his credibility. Read more...