Wall Street Journal: The GOP Deserves To Lose

The WSJ is the voice of the DC-New York GOP establishment, and that voice was crackling with anger and tears on Tuesday. Let's just say right now what voters will be saying in November, once Barack Obama has been re-elected: Republicans deserve

December 30, 1995 - Bosnia And (Oh No . . .) The Budget.

News of the day, this day in History - U.S. troops in Bosnia, the first casualty is recorded. the budget impasse continues, with talks between Pres. Clinton, Bob Dole and Newt Gingrich. In depth reports via All Things Considered. December 30, 1995.

Newt's History Of Exploiting Pearl Harbor

Newt Gingrich invoking Pearl Harbor in comparison to his not appearing on the Virginia GOP primary ballot wasn't the first time he has done such a thing. It turns out that last year Newt invoked that day of infamy for something completely

Smart And Dumb Ways To Trash Your Enemies

So I've been following recently the debate that's been going on between Digby and Jamelle Bouie over whether it's really wise to use hyperbole and over-the-top mockery to thrash your political opponents. As you can imagine, I largely side with

On Tolerance And Healing

The idea of a mosque being built at Ground Zero has the right foaming at the mouth. The very idea! How could Muslims be so insensitive as to tr