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The Gaffe Factory: Huckabee Hates Jefferson

The Gaffe Factory: Huckabee Hates Jefferson
By January 21, 2008

Whenever a politician, pundit or celebrity says something amazingly stupid, offensive or naive, "The Gaffe Factory" is here to document it. This week we have a gem from Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee, explaining why he would outlaw abortion and … Read More

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The Horse Race: Hillary Gets Sleazier, Romney Looks Likely

The Horse Race: Hillary Gets Sleazier, Romney Looks Likely
By January 21, 2008

On the Left: Sen. Barack Obama, who lost the Nevada Democratic caucus to Sen. Hillary Clinton, accuses her campaign workers of fraud and voter suppression. He is also criticizing her husband's role in her campaign, and so are leading Democrats … Read More

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Monday Morning News Round-Up

Monday Morning News Round-Up
By January 21, 2008

The FBI Covering Up a Nuclear Spy Ring? What is it with the Feds? They are turning into the gang that could not shoot straight. Human Rights Activist Murdered in Venezuela, after being branded a traitor on state TV. Will … Read More

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The Rise of 9/11 Truthiness

The Rise of 9/11 Truthiness
By January 20, 2008

Radar reports that “nearly 40 percent of Americans believe that the government conspired in, or had precise foreknowledge of, the 9/11 attacks.” That figure may sound like something only a conspiracy enthusiast could believe, but it comes to you not … Read More

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Blowhard of the Week

Blowhard of the Week
By January 18, 2008

This is more than a week old, but it has inspired a new feature. Ladies and gentlemen, blog-prodigy Ezra Klein on Barack Obama's victory speech in Iowa: Obama's finest speeches do not excite. They do not inform. They don't even … Read More

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Craig Ferguson is a Genius

Craig Ferguson is a Genius
By January 18, 2008

With all due respect to Kesselman:  

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Osama bin Laden’s Son: Apple Falls Far From Tree

Osama bin Laden’s Son: Apple Falls Far From Tree
By January 18, 2008

Omar Osama bin Laden, the 26-year-old son of the terrorist leader, is a "braided peacenik" who "wants to be an 'ambassador for peace' between Muslims and the West," according to the Associated Press. He once trained with his demented daddy, … Read More

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Morning News Roundup

Morning News Roundup
By January 18, 2008

Chris Matthews vs. Uppity Women: Hardball host Chris Matthews gets an earful from NOW, the Feminist Majority and Gloria Steinem over his anti-Hillary remarks. Although Matthews's statements were certainly insensitive, was his apology really "a victory for all women"? I … Read More

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