The Washington Post's Peter Baker today depicts George Bush as a sad, besieged, isolated and detatched figure, who seeks the company of like-minded ex
(1) Michael Ledeen of the American Enterprise Institute (and a Contributing Editor of National Review), on his Pajamas Media blog last Thursday: "
"Pajamas Media" is the $3.5 million right-wing flop founded in 2005 by "CEO" Roger Simon and LGF's Charles Johnson. Launched w
This achievement by Crooks & Liars is both extremely significant and well-deserved: A small cluster of power bloggers -- focused on politics, blo
Last month, Republican Rep. Mike Pence of Indiana explained why he voted in favor of the 2006 bill which legalized "coercive interrogation"
At his Press Conference today, President Bush expressly admitted that he lied last week when he said that Donald Rumsfeld would remain Defense Secreta
CNN reporter Suzanne Malvaeux, questioning President Bush at his Press Conference, today: Q Thank you, Mr. President. With all due respect, Nancy Pel
The basic mechanics of American democracy, imperfect and defective though they may be, still function. Chronic defeatists and conspiracy theorists --
Not only the Republican Party, but also its most manipulative and destructive tactics, were severely wounded (though not yet killed off) last night. F
Everyone craves results, though none will be available until 6:00 p.m. EST (the closing times for each state is here). Worse, media outlets are taking
It's so subtle and cryptic and hard to figure out: Irwin Stelzer, The Weekly Standard, today - "The New Leaders? What the House will look li
White House spokesman Tony Snow visited with Rush Limbaugh yesterday and provided a pretty clear answer to that question, when he said: "the war
The difficulty in blogging today is that (a) the only thing worth blogging about is tomorrow's election but (b) the only clear fact that emerges f
GOP/Fox News shill and alleged polling guru Dick Morris uses his New York Post column today (along with his wife Eileen McGann) to warn: "The lat
It is not news to anybody that Bush followers lie repeatedly and aggressively. But what does continues to amaze is that there is literally no limit on