June 26, 2017

Paul Ryan’s Bullshit About Bankruptcy Data

The philosopher Harry Frankfurt famously published his book, On Bullshit, where he distinguished … [Read more...]

The McJob recovery

You want fries with that Recovery Summer? Eight years ago, when John Kerry tried to defeat the … [Read more...]

Video: A tribute to presidents past

Nostalgia. But really. It was only a brief aside from the RNC’s evening proceedings, but I … [Read more...]

Albright campaigns for Obama: We’re going to keep blaming Bush “forever”

Hardy har har. How nice. From Revealing Politics, here’s former Clinton-appointed U.S. … [Read more...]

Nancy Pelosi: My Congress cooperated with President Bush, you know

"This obstruction of the president is something quite new." On Friday evening, House Minority Leader … [Read more...]

Flashback to 2005: Where’s the Medicare reform instead of Social Security reform, asks Senate backbencher

Under President Backbencher, we have neither. As Barack Obama and his allies unleash their full … [Read more...]

Flashback to 2005: Where’s the Medicare reform instead of Social Security reform, asks Senate backbencher

Under President Backbencher, we have neither. As Barack Obama and his allies unleash their full … [Read more...]

Obamateurism of the Day

Timing. When Barack Obama ran for office in 2007 and 2008, he promised to get troops out of Iraq in … [Read more...]

New poll shows Obama getting the most blame for the bad economy

Blame Bush wearing thin. In 2009, Barack Obama predicted that he had only three years to turn the … [Read more...]

Guess who else won’t be going to Tampa

Retirement It seems as if every time I see a headline saying that such and such person will not be … [Read more...]

Guess who else won’t be going to Tampa

Retirement It seems as if every time I see a headline saying that such and such person will not be … [Read more...]

Bill Moyers | Sheila Bair on Keeping Banks Honest (VIDEO)

Sheila Bair on Keeping Banks Honest Bill talks with financial expert Sheila Bair about the … [Read more...]

Can Obama’s likeability save him from defeat?

This isn't 2004. Peter Beinart seems to think so, but he’s taking the wrong lesson from 2004.  … [Read more...]

Open thread: Romney to speak at NAACP; Update: Excerpts added

Making the rounds. Mitt Romney makes his pitch to the oldest civil-rights organization in the US … [Read more...]

Bad news: Looks like there won’t be a Bush on the ticket this year

Someone transmit that to Team Obama. Bad news for Barack Obama, that is, who would have loved to run … [Read more...]

Video: George W. and the warriors

Victories The subjects of today’s story are a bit of an odd pairing. The first is Piers … [Read more...]

Video: “Unpatriotic Debt”

Four years ago today .... Remember this blast from the past — in fact, from four years ago … [Read more...]

Poll: George W. Bush is gaining in popularity

But I thought all our problems were Obama's predecessor's fault? I’ve always thought that … [Read more...]

Obama still evolving on executive power?

Or just no longer needs to keep up the pretense? Ross Douthat marveled yesterday on Barack … [Read more...]

Bobby Jindal: Obama is running against Bush, and it’s only about eight years too late for that

From hope n' change to divide n' blame. It’s Friday, and I don’t know about you, but it … [Read more...]

Can Obama win the election on social issues?

This ain't 2004. Team Obama may have given up hope for economic change in this election cycle, … [Read more...]

Sheila Jackson Lee: This F&F debacle started under Bush

Must we go through this again? This is getting tiresome. The Right Scoop grabbed this clip of Rep. … [Read more...]

Obamateurism of the Day

Did he bring enough for everyone? Remember how George W. Bush’s cowboy demeanor was such an … [Read more...]

Will: The party that produced four Bush nominations in 20 years is hardly “extreme”

Playing games. Let’s play a game that we used to play in school, and lay out a series of data … [Read more...]

Former RNC chair to Matthews: “You’re a good sycophant” for Obama’s narrative

"Why are we talking about George Bush?" Heh. “Give me the profound differences between the … [Read more...]

Open thread: Obama’s Chip Diller speech in Ohio

How about moving on these job proposals? As Barack Obama prepares for his “reframing” … [Read more...]

Obama “reframing” speech boils down to Reagan’s 1982 argument

Stay the course? Barack Obama will give yet another speech in which he offers yet another … [Read more...]

Polls: Independents starting to bail on Obama over the economy?

Data. Tomorrow’s the big speech where he plans to ask for more time to turn things around … [Read more...]

Video: “Lost Focus”

Four more years! ... of blaming Bush. The RNC goes after Barack Obama ahead of his … [Read more...]

Video: Obama shares laughs with eternal scapegoat for all Democratic problems

Healing.. Give him credit. For once, he almost got through a day without using Dubya as a campaign … [Read more...]

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