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  • Video: Ailes defends Beck, goes after Huffington for 'nasty' remarks on blog

    01/31/2010 9:24:16 AM PST · by paltz · 28 replies · 2,036+ views
    Washington Times-Water Cooler ^ | 1/31/10 | Kerry Picket
    On Sunday, ABC’s This Week became pretty intense at one point, when president of Fox News Channel Roger Ailes and Huffington Post boss Arianna Huffington went at it over Fox News host Glenn Beck’s style of broadcasting. (transcript and video below):
  • "I have some juicy dirt about the Tea Party Express"

    01/31/2010 4:01:22 PM PST · by GVnana · 40 replies · 2,661+ views
    Tea Party Express . Org ^ | 1/31/2010 | Lloyd Marcus
    The other day I received an email from a friend who had heard some false and malicious attacks against the Tea Party Express. He was concerned and wrote me to ask about it because I've been a part of the Tea Party Express since its inception last year. When I was talking to the rest of our team about this email I found out that most everyone else had been approached by someone asking them similar questions about a whole range of rumors, accusations, allegations, smears and mischaracterizations of what we at the Tea Party Express are supposedly about. Seems...
  • California Health Care Worker Claims Pseudonym 'Ellie Light'

    01/27/2010 12:27:47 PM PST · by antidemoncrat · 6 replies · 552+ views
    Fox News ^ | 1/27/10
    The Plain Dealer had reported that a traveling nurse named Barbara Brooks owned up to the letters. Brooks told the newspaper that Steward is her husband, and that while he denied they're still married, she reportedly said he is "making up all kinds of garbage" for fear of being targeted by "right-wing crazies."
  • How Republicans won the Internet [Rightroots vs. Netroots: "Even" Playing Field?]

    01/24/2010 9:51:28 AM PST · by Steelfish · 12 replies · 712+ views
    Washington Post ^ | January 24, 2010 | Mindy Finn and Patrick Ruffini
    How Republicans won the Internet By Mindy Finn and Patrick Ruffini Sunday, January 24, 2010 Scott Brown's supporters became fans of the candidate on Facebook, where they commented on his status updates and uploaded their own photos. The Republican Senate hopeful took to Twitter, using the #masen hashtag to let his followers know how the race was going. His campaign powered its field operation through targeted online ads and Web-based spreadsheets, and raised $12 million from 157,000 individual donations in the last two weeks of the race. After he won last week, his team live-streamed the election-night party in Boston...
  • Daily Kos Claims Mass. Senate Race Tied, RCP Average Is Brown +6

    01/18/2010 9:51:15 PM PST · by Justaham · 20 replies · 722+ views ^ | 1-18-10 | Noel Sheppard
    The folks at the uber-liberal website Daily Kos are showing their political bias this evening with a new poll claiming Tuesday's special Senate election in Massachusetts is all tied up. What makes this laughable is the Real Clear Politics average -- including the DK poll -- has Republican candidate Scott Brown leading Democrat Martha Coakley by 6.2 points. Here are the most recent poll numbers: Monday, January 18 Race/Topic (Click to Sort) Poll Results Spread Massachusetts Senate - Special Election Politico/InAdv Brown 52, Coakley 43 Brown +9 Massachusetts Senate - Special Election PJM/CrossTarget (R) Brown 52, Coakley 42 Brown +10...
  • FreeRepublic & Rush Limbaugh Meant to Keep Conservatives & Libertarians on the Plantation

    12/27/2009 10:55:42 AM PST · by kristinn · 149 replies · 4,533+ views ^ | Sunday, December 27, 2009 | LA County Libertarian
    On November 19th, Rush Limbaugh caused a stir when he mentioned on his radio show and linked to them on his website, touting their article 'With Hurricanes At Thirty Year Low, Gore Turns To Photoshop'. By the end of the day, though, Limbaugh or his handlers had tried to erase all signs of the endorsement, as Paul Joseph Watson pointed out in his article Rush Limbaugh Censors Mention Of Prison Planet From His Own Archives. Watson noted "Any links to the Prison story, which were prominently featured all over Limbaugh’s website, have also been deleted and replaced with...
  • Poll: 81 percent of Democrats want Lieberman punished

    12/14/2009 10:08:39 AM PST · by mgstarr · 46 replies · 1,755+ views
    Digital Journal ^ | 12/14/09 | Oliver VanDervoort
    More than 80 percent of Democrats say they believe Sen. Joe Lieberman should be stripped of his chairmanship in the Senate if he ends up supporting a Republican filibuster of health care reform. According to the Huffington Post, the Progressive Change Campaign Committee and Democracy for America ordered a study a few days ago, in which they polled over 800 voters. The main question in the poll was whether Lieberman - an Independent who usually caucuses with the Democrats - should lose his chairmanship of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee. 81 percent of Democrats responded that they...
  • The Huffington Post Death Watch...

    10/16/2009 11:50:23 AM PDT · by RobinMasters · 23 replies · 2,024+ views
    Parcbench ^ | October 16, 2009 | Ralph Benko
    This writer (very slightly) knew Arianna Huffington a long time ago when she was … a Newt Gingrich Acolyte. Then Newt’s political star fell and she … reinvented herself. (She wouldn’t remember me; she is perhaps the virtuoso social climber of our generation and I was — and remain — far too small a potato to be of any possible interest to her.) That was back in the days when she was launching the,, calling for Bill Clinton to resign…. Times change…. Slightly later, I happened to attend a presentation that she made in the process of reinventing...

    10/15/2009 5:39:57 PM PDT · by kristinn · 157 replies · 6,261+ views
    Jawa Report ^ | Thursday, October 15, 2009 | Barbarossa
    Not sure if anyone has picked this up yet, but the editors at the Huffington Post have pulled the fake Limbaugh "slavery" quotes from a 2006 Jack Huberman article. Huberman's book was one of the original sources for the fake quotes, apparently picking them up from the wikipedia entry where they first appeared. A note at the beginning of the article now states: Editor's Note: An earlier version of this post contained quotes attributed to Rush Limbaugh, which Limbaugh has since denied making. As is our policy when a fact in a blog post is called into question, we gave...
  • W.H. aide blasts bloggers: 'Take off their pajamas'

    10/12/2009 9:00:21 AM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 48 replies · 2,561+ views
    W.H. aide blasts bloggers: 'Take off their pajamas' By Eric Zimmermann - 10/12/09 10:50 AM ET Liberal bloggers are up in arms over a reported jab from a White House adviser. The uproar began this weekend when NBC's John Harwood, after reporting on a gay rights march in Washington, relayed a dismissive quote from an anonymous administration official. "And for a sign of how seriously the White House does or doesn't take this opposition one adviser told me today those bloggers need to take off their pajamas, get dressed and realize that governing a closely divided country is complicated and...
  • Obama WH to lefty bloggers : Take off the pajamas and get real

    10/12/2009 10:28:41 AM PDT · by RobinMasters · 10 replies · 794+ views
    Hot Air ^ | October 12, 2009 | ED MORRISSEY
    It turns out that the White House likes to ignore all kinds of “community organizing,” now that Barack Obama has won the election. A march by gay-rights supporters the day after Obama offered them nothing more than a repeat of the same promises he made during the campaign on single-gender marriage and Don’t Ask - Don’t Tell got a derisive response from the White House. John Harwood reports that the Obama administration basically told the “fringe” Internet left to shut up and get real:
  • The Pajama-Clad, "Internet Left Fringe" (White House Attacks Skeptical Gays)

    10/12/2009 1:47:11 AM PDT · by tlb · 6 replies · 714+ views
    TheStranger (Seattle) ^ | Oct 11, 2009 | Dominic Holden
    As AMERICAblog has reported, NBC's chief Washington, D.C. correspondent John Harwood says that—according to the White House—the president doesn't take today's Equality March seriously: Barack Obama is doing well with 90% or more of Democrats so the White House views this opposition as really part of the Internet left fringe. For a sign of how seriously the White House does or doesn't take this opposition, one adviser told me those bloggers need to take off the pajamas, get dressed, and realize that governing a closely divided country is complicated and difficult. And here's the MSNBC video: I'll take this...
  • GOP Rep (Franks)-President Obama is “An Enemy of Humanity” (Lib Nutroots Going Ballistic!)

    09/29/2009 10:18:26 AM PDT · by tcrlaf · 18 replies · 1,407+ views
    ABC News ^ | 9-29-09 | Jake Tapper
    At the conservative How to Take Back America Conference over the weekend, Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., had some harsh words for President Obama. Franks told those assembled: “Obama's first act as president of any consequence, in the middle of a financial meltdown, was to send taxpayers' money overseas to pay for the killing of unborn children in other countries. Now I gotta tell you, a president that will do that, here's almost nothing that you should be surprised at after that. You shouldn’t, we shouldn't be shocked that he does all these other insane things. A president that has lost...
  • DailyKos Celebrates Kristol's Death--and Wishes for His Wife to Die Soon

    09/18/2009 10:29:48 PM PDT · by montag813 · 43 replies · 2,801+ views
    DKos ^ | 09-19-2009 | DKos
    The sickos over at Kos never cease to amaze me. Irving Kristol died today. He was a great writer and thinker and admired on both sides of the aisle--even my own liberal father loved his columns and books. Yet here I see a thread on DailyKos tonight where they are reveling in his death, and even hoping his wife (and Bill Kristol's Mom) Gertrude Himmelfarb would die soon too. Here are the lovely comments... Paging Bill O'Reilly. He's been silent on them for a while.
  • AP Video: Flag at half staff ( the nutroots are lying )

    09/13/2009 6:14:07 PM PDT · by Halfmanhalfamazing · 19 replies · 2,108+ views
    Will everybody please forward this video to michelle malkin? If she gets this about 50 times, she'll post it on her website next to the stupid claims from the left; they're using fake images to try to discredit the tea party.
  • Liberal Nutroots Donates Over $330,000 For Joe Wilson's Opponent in Just 15 hours

    09/10/2009 11:20:15 AM PDT · by tcrlaf · 60 replies · 2,474+ views
    TCRLAF | 9-10-09 | TCRLAF
    As we all know, Joe Wilson spoke FOR US last night.... And that can just not be allowed, he must be DESTROYED. 9,000 Individual Contributors have sent money to his opponent, Rob Miller, in the last 15 hours, via just ONE website, ActBlue. 3,846 KOS KLOWNS have donated over $135,000 ALONE. Could Freepers donate that kind of money to a single candidate in the same amount of time?? We have NOTHING that even comes close to competing with this, and this should serve as a MASSIVE wakeup call for us, to get it together, FAST... ActBlue cleared FIFTY MILLION DOLLARS...
  • KOS'rs Raise $18,000+ For Joe Wilson's Opponent-In TWO HOURS

    09/09/2009 7:51:27 PM PDT · by tcrlaf · 116 replies · 4,121+ views
    TCRLAF | 9-9-09 | TCRLAF
    His opponent is a guy named Rob Miller, and the nutroots KOS'rs are going bananas sending him cash... This is the ACTBLUE page they are sending the money through. What makes this even worse is that Joe Wilson WAS CORRECT. Even though the bill SAYS it will not provide funds for Illegal Aliens, SCOTUS has already ruled that excluding illegal aliens from government Healthcare Programs is ILLEGAL SEE: They put it in the Bill for COVER, KNOWING that SCOTUS would strike that part of it!!!
  • Help me get rid of a nutjob at the examiner.

    09/07/2009 7:57:52 PM PDT · by Jabrown · 22 replies · 1,268+ views
    The Examiner ^ | 09/09/09 | Self
    Alright, heres the deal...The examiner is supposed to be an opinion driven, but fact based new media organization. There examiners go through a screening process and have the opportunity to select specific topics to write on. I know, because I am one. Help me get rid of a nutroots who has infiltrated the examiner. Tonights article called tea party protesters a bunch white racists in an article that was more fitting of the the daily kos. There is a report button on the article, do me a favor and submit it to help prevent the Examiner from becoming one more...
  • Jaws Drop: Huff-Po Wonders If Mary Jo Kopechne Would 'Feel It Was Worth It'

    The Huffington Post explains that "Melissa Lafsky is the deputy web editor at Discover magazine, where she writes the Reality Base blog. She was previously the editor of the New York Times's Freakonomics blog, and is a former associate editor at HuffPo's Eat The Press." So she's a major-media-certified pundit when she wrote about Chappaquiddick drowning victim Mary Jo Kopechne on Arianna's pages today:
  • Boycott Whole Foods? Angry Protesters Hope to Slow Sales

    08/21/2009 2:02:11 PM PDT · by ding_dong_daddy_from_dumas · 73 replies · 1,826+ views
    fox news ^ | August 21, 2009 | Kathryn Elizabeth Tuggle
    “A careful reading of both the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution will not reveal any intrinsic right to health care, food or shelter. That’s because there isn’t any. This “right” has never existed in America,” Mackey wrote in the piece. In response, a Facebook group called, “Boycott Whole Foods,” was founded, and today it has almost 23,000 members who have pledged to stop shopping there. Whole Foods spokesperson Libba Letton said “there’s no telling,” whether or not the company’s bottom line will be impacted by the boycott.
  • Liberal bloggers admit conservatives have upper hand on Twitter

    08/21/2009 10:37:34 AM PDT · by VRWCTexan · 15 replies · 713+ views
    CNN Political Ticker ^ | Aug 21, 2009 | Eric Kuhn
    "While it is obvious the progressive blogosphere is superior, we are being out-organized on Twitter," said Gina Cooper, a blogger who helped organize Netroots Nation, an annual gathering of online liberal activists that met last week in Pittsburgh. "There is some catching up to do on the progressive side." Tracy Viselli, who attended Netroots Nation, agreed with Cooper and admitted that liberal bloogers are ceding this valuable territory to conservatives. "Twitter is a news funnel," she said. "Conservatives are very tightly knit and getting their message out very well."
  • Rep. Massa: I will vote against the interests of my district

    08/17/2009 9:07:21 PM PDT · by Abakumov · 106 replies · 6,191+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | August 17, 2009 | Kerry Picket
    [Video transcript] MASSA: I will vote for the single payer bill. PARTICIPANT: Even if it meant you were being voted out of office? MASSA: I will vote adamantly against the interests of my district if I actually think what I am doing is going to be helpful.
  • Whole Foods

    08/17/2009 8:41:15 PM PDT · by fiscon1 · 7 replies · 593+ views
    The Agitator ^ | 08/17/2009 | The Agitator
    plan to do a lot more shopping at Whole Foods in the coming weeks. Mostly in response to the moronic boycott of the store now gaining momentum on the left.
  • Valarie Jarrett Heckled And Hissed At Netroots Nation

    08/15/2009 10:39:54 AM PDT · by Lorianne · 8 replies · 1,327+ views
    Source not welcome | 15 August 2009
    See link in post below
  • Where are all the Obamabots?

    08/15/2009 12:41:39 PM PDT · by fiodora · 50 replies · 1,732+ views
    American Thinker ^ | August 15, 2009 | Rick Moran
    Relying instead on union lackeys and thugs, President Obama's vaunted 13 million name email list and his grassroots community organizing group "Organizing for America have failed miserably to answer his call to assist him in passing his health care reform package. At most of the congressional town halls, protestors outnumber supporters of the package - usually by a considerable margin. One would think the Obamabots would be swarming these town halls, ready to defend their Messiah and put pressure on wavering members to give their hero what he wants. But most of these Obamabots have the attention span of a...
  • ** Netroots Nation 2009 Straw Poll Results **

    08/15/2009 12:27:56 PM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 12 replies · 685+ views
    ** Netroots Nation 2009 Straw Poll Results ** Aug 15 02:44 PM US/Eastern NETROOTS see health care reform as top priority, prefer Sestak over Specter for SENATE nomination PITTSBURGH, Aug. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Progressive bloggers and activists are focused on pushing comprehensive health care reform this year and overwhelmingly support Rep. Joe Sestak, D-Pa., over Sen. Arlen Specter, D-Pa., for the Pennsylvania Democratic Senate nomination, according to a straw poll at this year's Netroots Nation convention conducted by the Campaign for America's Future and Democracy Corps. Sixty percent of respondents said overhauling the nation's health care system is one of...
  • Bill Clinton: We Can Have 40 Years of Progressive Politics

    08/14/2009 8:50:03 AM PDT · by presidio9 · 44 replies · 2,181+ views
    NBC ^ | Fri, Aug 14, 2009
    Former President Bill Clinton urged a gathering of liberal bloggers and activists to unite behind President Obama and Democrats on health care and climate change legislation if they want a new progressive era to last up to 40 years. Back in the spotlight after returning from a successful mission to North Korea that won release of two American journalists, Clinton delivered an hour-long keynote at the Netroots Nation convention Thursday in Pittsburgh, Pa. He told the group that as president he never had a Democratic filibuster-proof majority in Congress to push through health care reform, and pleaded for activists to...
  • Bill Clinton Tells Nutroots DODT, DOMA Were Because More Radical Gay Agenda Impossible - Video

    08/14/2009 7:25:59 AM PDT · by Federalist Patriot · 11 replies · 960+ views
    Freedom's Lighthouse ^ | August 14, 2009 | BrianinMO
    Here is video of former President Bill Clinton pandering to the "Netroots (Nutroots) Nation" meeting last night where he confessed that his signing his "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Gays in the Military Policy into law was something he did only because he could not get a more radical policy through Congress. He said he regrets how it has been implemented by "middle level" military personnel. He also confessed that he signed the "Defense of Marriage Act" into law, not because he believes in the sanctity of traditional marriage, but because it was a move to keep Congress from sending a...
  • Clinton Tries to Shore Up Support for Obama Among Liberal Democrats

    08/14/2009 6:08:51 AM PDT · by GOP_Lady · 5 replies · 645+ views
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | 08-13-09 | Jake Sherman
    Jake Sherman reports from Pittsburgh on the Netroots convention. It wasn’t as raucous of a reception as some Democrats are getting these days. But one man wanted to make sure former president Bill Clinton heard his gripe. During the opening ceremony for the Netroots Nation convention, a gentleman in the middle of a large convention hall room stood up and scolded Clinton for his don’t ask, don’t tell policy. Clinton clarified his stance, but not without a subtle jab at conservative Republicans staging opposition at health care town halls across the country. “You ought to go to one of those...
  • The Party On The Right Is Now Parting On The Left

    08/13/2009 6:38:40 AM PDT · by steve-b · 19 replies · 1,413+ views
    The Examiner ^ | 8/11/09 | Steven Andrew
    Over the years I've been a harsh critic of elements in the larger conservative movement and by proxy the modern Republican Party who pay lip service to various forms of pseudoscience, creationism being a prime example. But here we look at the other side of the coin with an incomplete survey of some of the bizarre anti-science beliefs, medical quackery, pseudoscience, and full blown conspiracy theories with questionable roots in science, some of which are sadly gaining considerable traction due to recent political shifts. They're by no means held exclusively by the left, but nevertheless readers are far more likely...
  • Obama Turns To The Web For Help On Health Reform (Let's help him Freepers!)

    08/12/2009 6:13:47 PM PDT · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 106 replies · 4,029+ views
    WCBSTV.COM ^ | 12 AUGUST 2009 | AP
    Obama: It Will Take Public Support To Push Health Reform Past The Distortions WASHINGTON (AP) ― President Barack Obama is turning his eyes West and hitting the Web as he steps up his counteroffensive against critics of a proposed health care overhaul. Obama assailed "wild misrepresentations" of his health care plan Tuesday during a town hall-style meeting in Portsmouth, N.H., taking on the role of fact-checker-in-chief for his top domestic priority. It's a strategy he will employ at two more town halls this week in Montana and Colorado, and on the White House Web site. To that end, the...
  • Former President Clinton To Speak Here at Netroots Convention

    08/10/2009 11:35:44 AM PDT · by khnyny · 3 replies · 369+ views
    Former President Bill Clinton will be the keynote speaker Thursday at the Netroots Nation convention being held at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center this week. Netroots Nation is a group of liberal bloggers who use the Internet and grassroots activism to promote their causes and candidates. In June, the President met with bloggers to discuss a range of topics, from the environment to health care to the role of today's new progressive era. "At a time when we're all working together to make sure we get the change we voted for, President Clinton's message is spot-on. After all, holding...
  • O'Reilly, Olbermann, the New York Times, and the "Feud"

    08/07/2009 9:22:02 AM PDT · by fiscon1 · 8 replies · 482+ views
    The Provocateur ^ | 08/07/2009 | Mike Volpe
    Yesterday, I wrote a piece detailing a story written by Brian Stelter of the New York Times that purported to claim that higher ups at GE and News Corp, including CEO's Jeffrey Immelt and Rupert Murdoch, that negotiated with each other and then put pressure on their two main cable news commentators, Bill O'Reilly and Keith Olbermann, to reduce the criticism of the other's networks and each other. The piece was published this past weekend.
  • Obama summons his "army" -- Michelle Malkin

    08/06/2009 7:02:23 AM PDT · by AmericanVictory · 177 replies · 7,990+ views
    Michele Malkin web site ^ | August 5, 2009 | Michelle Malkin
    Hey, no top-down direction here in President Obama’s latest mass e-mailing to his minions. Only thing missing is advice on how to dress like “real” grass-roots activists and instructions on how to snitch on friends and neighbors saying “fishy” things about socialized medicine. Astroturf powers, unite! from President Barack Obama reply-to date Wed, Aug 5, 2009 at 10:21 AM subject This is the moment mailed-by This is the moment our movement was built for. -snip- read the rest at Michelle Malkin
  • Online liberal activists strategize for town halls

    08/05/2009 10:38:08 PM PDT · by paltz · 9 replies · 949+ views ^ | 8/6/09 | Kerry Picket
    Democratic Congressmen may not be looking forward to the upcoming town halls in their own districts, but online liberal activists at the Daily Kos and Democratic Underground are already passing around ways to possibly triumph over the embarrassing you tube videos of government health care supporting politicians being confronted by average Americans.
  • Liberals' birther obsession: It's the left-wing, not the GOP, that's pumping up the story

    08/05/2009 6:27:04 PM PDT · by markomalley · 40 replies · 1,413+ views
    NY Daily News ^ | 8/5/2009 | James Kirchick
    You could be forgiven for thinking that a serious campaign is afoot - aided and abetted by the national Republican Party - to question Barack Obama's citizenship. Over the past two weeks, an inordinate amount of news coverage has been afforded to "birthers," conspiracy theorists who claim that the President was not born in Hawaii, as his birth records indicate, but in Kenya. It is not Obama's right-wing opponents, however, who are devoting the most attention to this obscure, Internet-driven "movement," if one can even use that label to describe such a paranoid groupuscule. Rather, it's liberals, bent on portraying...
  • Daily Kos Threatens to Sodomize and Sic Secret Service on Jim Robinson (Language Warning)

    07/15/2009 6:49:45 PM PDT · by kristinn · 267 replies · 10,033+ views
    Wednesday, July 15, 2009 | Kristinn
    Daily Kos diarist CatM is threatening to sic the Secret Service on Free Republic founder Jim Robinson in retaliation for Robinson's refusing to grovel at the feet of the Kos Kiddies over the Malia Obama controversy, while another Kos poster threatened to sodomize Robinson.CatM is the person at the Daily Kos that wrote the blog entry that fellow Kos Kiddie Chris Parry used as his source for a full-of-inaccuracies hit piece in the Vancouver Sun this past weekend that has been used by liberals to falsely attack Free Republic as a bastian of racism.That the comments were pulled as being...
  • Hate Speech Against Malia Obama On Conservative Blogs Reported By Hate Speech Planting Journalist

    07/12/2009 1:52:21 PM PDT · by Jet Jaguar · 203 replies · 10,138+ views
    Gawker ^ | July 12, 2009 | Foster Kamer
    Well, should've seen this coming: conservative blog Free Republic fired hate speech off at Malia Obama after this photo of her appeared, letting their commenters go to town. But the journalist who reported this as news isn't innocent, either. Chris Parry of The Vancouver Sun highlighted some of the comments on the mainstream, hard right-wing blog/news aggregator Free Republic. Among them, a picture of Michelle talking to Malia Obama with the caption: "To entertain her daughter, Michelle Obama loves to make monkey sounds." Classy. These mouthbreathing, borderline morons then kept piled on: "A typical street whore." "A bunch of ghetto...
  • David Shuster will cover Free Republic's smears against Malia Obama on Monday

    07/11/2009 5:15:40 PM PDT · by Tzimisce · 13 replies · 2,801+ views
    DailyKos | July 11, 2009 | LaurenMonica
    That's why I love David. He is very reactive as journalist. The more this story is covered, the better is to paint conservatives wingnuts as racists which they really are. Since november 4th 2008, I understand now the true meaning of "conservative : Racist and Bigot" according to some. The Irony is that the Young republicans group picked a racist to lead them :( (TheDailyBeast has a great piece on this story) So according to David Shuster's twitter page, Tam and him will cover the story on Monday. And people can contact Joe Trippi for more. The vancouversun covered this...
  • Why she’s resigning: A warrior must be mobile

    07/05/2009 9:48:45 AM PDT · by Josh Painter · 11 replies · 917+ views ^ | Sunday, July 5th at 12:37PM EDT | Josh Painter
    From Gov. Palin via Twitter: See letter from my attorney on baseless allegations of past 24hrs @ Palin-hating left has been salivating this weekend over lies that began at an Alaska ankle biter website, percolated up to the national nutroots and got mentioned on several major liberal media outlets. At Conservatives 4 Palin, Mel traces the genesis of the rumors through the land of the loonies. Start at the bottom of the post and read up. In a telephone interview with Josh Meyer of the LA Times, an FBI spokesman in Alaska dismissed the leftist lies that an FBI...

    06/24/2009 2:14:28 AM PDT · by Scanian · 4 replies · 382+ views
    NY Post ^ | June 24, 2009 | Michelle Malkin
    IF you believe the White House, 30 million Ameri cans support a govern ment health-care takeover. But if you look at the funding behind the ObamaCare campaign, it's the same few leftist billionaires, union bosses and partisan community organizers pushing the socialized medicine agenda. Let's connect the dots. On Thursday, a national "grass-roots" coalition called Health Care for America Now will march on Capitol Hill to demand universal health care. The ground troops won't have to march far. HCAN, you see, is headquartered at 1825 K Street in Washington, DC -- smack in the middle of Beltway lobby land. In...
  • VIDEO: Huffington Blames Palin for Letterman Rape Joke. Sick.

    06/12/2009 2:54:46 PM PDT · by wrrock · 29 replies · 1,430+ views ^ | 6/12/09 | video
    VIDEO: Arianna Huffington and Donny Deutsch attack Sarah Palin for the Letterman Willow Palin rape jokes. Watch,
  • The New Winter Soldier

    05/14/2009 7:13:41 AM PDT · by fiscon1 · 21 replies · 949+ views
    Michelle Malkin ^ | 05/13/2009 | Michelle Malkin
    You remember Jessie MacBeth, don’t you? He was the fake “Army Ranger” thug who lied about serving in Iraq and was promoted by the Iraq Veterans Against the War until milbloggers exposed him as a total fraud. Well, meet a guy who makes Jessie MacBeth look like a choir boy.
  • Tracking the Tea Party crashers

    04/14/2009 6:11:19 PM PDT · by KJC1 · 21 replies · 1,195+ views ^ | 04-14-09 | Michelle Malkin
    ---snip--- 2) From DKos: Tomorrow, my husband and I will be venturing into the wilds disguised as a news crew to do some in person interviewers with teabaggers here in Rhode Island (if we can find any). We’ve got some questions lined up to ask, but I’d love to get suggestions! The great thing about owning professional video equipment is that armed with it, you can pass yourself off as being a professional news crew pretty easily. So tomorrow, “WSFR” is going to send a cameraman and on air news personality out into the field to cover this “teabagging” phenomenon....
  • FNC: ACORN, HuffPo Organizing Efforts to Infiltrate Tax Day Tea Parties (VIDEO)

    04/07/2009 4:27:00 PM PDT · by Rufus2007 · 12 replies · 1,120+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | April 7, 2009 | Jeff Poor
    Acts of protest tend to be synonymous with the left and are usually considered unsurprising on the right. However, when conservatives demonstrate - liberals take notice in a big way. On Fox News Channel's April 7 "Your World," host Neil Cavuto reported that the Tax Day tea party protests on April 15 will be "infiltrated" by their political opponents and led by left-wing activist organizations. He specifically named Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN). "Only eight days before a nationwide tea party, some over-caffeinated crashers aiming to lay waste to it," Cavuto said. "Reports of very well-organized infiltrators...
  • Who is spreading fear, hatred and lies in Pittsburgh shooter story?

    04/07/2009 4:31:00 AM PDT · by marktwain · 21 replies · 1,266+ views
    Gun Rights Examiner ^ | 6 April, 2009 | David Codrea
    An insidious new meme is being propagated following the Pittsburgh slayings--that rhetoric from conservatives, gun rights activists, the "right wing"-- is responsible for Richard Poplawski's alleged fear that Obama was going to take away guns. The first thing we need acknowledge is this is but one more case of the media rushing to judgment before the facts are in. There's a whole lotta speculation going on. As we've noted before, Obama's own words taken from the official White House website reveal his goal of banning an entire class of semiautomatic firearms. His attorney general has revived the call. And he's...
  • The Left's New Target: Conservative Talkers and Tea Parties

    04/06/2009 12:46:22 PM PDT · by patriotgal1787 · 39 replies · 4,070+ views
    Newsbusters ^ | April 5, 2009 | Noel Sheppard
    "Shortly before Markos Moulitsas blamed Glenn Beck for instigating the senseless shooting of three Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, police officers on Saturday, the proprietor of the far-left website Daily Kos said that conservatives would rather shoot cops than organize to win the next election. He also wrote during the same Twitter discussion, "With no Veep to shoot people, folks are taking things into their own hands." Such was revealed Sunday by a self-proclaimed Daily Kos diarist named Tommy Christopher who was so disgusted by these comments he has actually resigned his membership (h/t Hot Air via ConservaThink)".That was written by Noel Sheppard...
  • Kos & Kompany: Cop Shooting Equals Twitter Fun

    04/05/2009 12:57:43 PM PDT · by absentee · 10 replies · 1,265+ views ^ | 3/05/09 | Caleb Howe
    This weekend, three Pittsburgh police officers were gunned down in cold blood by a disturbed gunman during an hours long standoff in what is an otherwise quiet suburb. You probably wouldn’t normally think that’s a source for clever one liners, but then, you aren’t a DailyKos kid are you?
  • Kos: Conservatives like to shoot cops

    04/05/2009 11:13:26 AM PDT · by RobinMasters · 30 replies · 1,755+ views
    Hot Air ^ | April 5, 2009 | ED MORRISSEY
    The boss has noted the tragedy in Pittsburgh, where a lone gunman killed three police officers trying their best to defend their community:
  • DAILY KOS-Freepers Cross Threshold:Call for Violence

    03/02/2009 11:59:45 PM PST · by tcrlaf · 48 replies · 2,782+ views
    TCRLAF | 3-3-09 | TCRLAF
    The number 1 recc'd Diary at Daily KOS (Lamestream media chat site) is an article about our responses to Obama's release of Secret documents pertaining to the War today, under the title above. (I refuse to give KOS the hits by linking, it's on the front page if you want to read it.) Given how KOS diaries seem to magicly end up as MSM pundit talking points within hours, I think we better be informed of this. It goes on like this: "As an attorney who spent her formative practice years defending the Constitution, all I can say about what...