I kind of feel like I'm tempting the "One slip and the Great Pumpkin may pass you by" rule, but I really miss being able to prowl around the blogosphere looking for gems. Of course gainful employment is a good thing, but I wish I could do this more than I do.
on how we are a nation of spoiled children
: Quick quiz: Who owns the publisher of Game Change
: Imagine the hue and cry on the right if Al Franken had ever said this
on HIS radio show while Bush was president.Ken
has unearthed The Top Ten Plans for Governing, Formulated by Obama Strategists
on Pope Ratzi's latest rantings
Yeah. What Cookie Jill said
. Except I'd go a step further and give Roger Maris his record back. And let's give Hank Aaron his record back too, while we're at it.
Although he's not a blogger, Eugene Robinson's take on the Harry Reid fracas
is worth a read. And yes, he's allowed to weigh in on it a lot more than pasty-faced Liz Cheney is.
Didn't the right learn ANYTHING from the debacle that was The 1/2 Hour News Hour
? James Wolcott on the apparent debacle
that is The Daily Caller
. Jesse weighs in too
. Let's see, we have Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert and Wanda Sykes and Marc Maron, etc., and they have -- Tucker Carlson. Hardly a fair fight.Condolences to Hoffmania
. We're glad you're back, though, because of succinct observances like this
.Amanda makes a compelling argument for mandatory retirement for Senators
.Glenn Greenwald chews up and spits out the pieces of Mark Halperin
, a fate this hack richly deserves.
And finally, the indispensable Driftglass
on Sullivan vs. Nooners