Monthly Archives: August 2009

Seniors who are shrieking at tea bag rallies and town halls are in for a rude awakening

Jill Brilliant at Breakfast August 30, 2009 You’ve got to love the “Don’t let the government get its hands on my Medicare” crowd. That’s the kind of sound bite that so beautifully encapsulates the willful ignorance of people who think … Continue reading

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Bob Cesca Bob Cesca’s Awesome Blog August 23, 2009 Betsy McCaughey resigned from her position at Cantel Medical Corp. following her ridiculous appearance on The Daily Show. Of course no one can be sure it was because of her clownish … Continue reading

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Now more than ever, bipartisanship is for suckers

Republicans want Obama to fail. He needs to stop seeking consensus, because it makes him look weak Joe Conason Aug. 21, 2009 From the earliest moments of Barack Obama’s presidency, the most perplexing question was how he would fulfill … Continue reading

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Why are Dems still negotiating on healthcare?

BocaGuy: Wise up they are never going to support anything! Alex Koppelman TUESDAY, AUG. 18, 2009 For some time now, Democrats in the Obama administration and Congress have been negotiating healthcare reform with the more conservative members of their … Continue reading

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“Death Panel” Scare Tactic May Backfire on Republicans

Robert Creamer Political organizer, strategist and author The Huffington Post August 16, 2009 Last week we had a death in our family – a young person suddenly taken from the ones he loved by a tragic accident. That may make … Continue reading

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Sarah’s Ghoulish Carousel

Maureen Dowd Op-Ed Columnist The New York Times August 15, 2009 I’m not sure the man who popped off and tweeted that Sonia Sotomayor was a “Latina woman racist” is the best Henry Higgins for the Eliza Doolittle of Alaska. … Continue reading

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The Simplest Explanation for Why Palin and Gingrich Are Wrong

John R. Bohrer The Huffington Post AUGUST 10, 2009 You don’t have to know a lot about our health care system, or even be a close follower of the recent debate to know and explain how incredibly wrong Sarah Palin … Continue reading

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