Sarah Palin

No way around it. She has just labeled herself a “quitter.” Someone who doesn’t finish what she started. What in the world is wrong with Republican governors? One self-absorbed politician ...

Re: It’s Not Long Enough

In response to Ramesh’s question: “Weren’t most of the victims rich investors”? The answer is “no.” As someone who knows families who have been victimized by Maddoff, many were not ...

Re: The Partisan President

Dana, you have an excellent point on the pure partisanship of the president (how’s that for alliteration!). But even worse than the president’s hypocrisy is his cynicism.  According to ...

Obama’s Muslim Nation

A poster to the Caucus blog makes the key point (even if you disagree with the poster’s estimate of the American Muslim population). Emphasis mine: As an American Muslim, I ...

The Audacity of Hype

So, now we know.  President Obama’s mentions of Rush Limbaugh are no accident.  Democratic strategists have discovered that Rush has low approval ratings with the general public.  So they have ...

Obama’s Permanent Campaign

Anyone else notice something peculiar about today’s bill signing? Typically, a bill signing takes place in the East Room, or in the Rose Garden if the weather is nice. The president ...

re: I Won

It appears that Obama’s admission that, “I screwed up,” didn’t sit so quite so comfortably and humbly.

Tom Daschle’s Towncar

Surely someone has made the joke. Tom Daschle for Secretary of HHS: “He puts the ‘Limousine’ in Limousine Liberal!”

Oprah’s Minions

Drudge is reporting that Oprah may be offering to help Obama produce his half hour infomercial.  Under campaign finance law, the Obama campaign would have to pay for production services ...

Health Insurance: Hopping and Shopping

Obama says we shouldn’t allow people to shop for insurance across state lines because some states allow health insurers to exploit nefarious loopholes. Doesn’t this argue for, not against, letting people ...