Cynthia Tucker Award for Self-Deception in Journalism nominees

Cynthia herself, of course, has the inside track, but, Clarence Paige:President has soft-pedaled his own achievements, (I wonder what it would be like if the President had an ounce of chutzpah?)andSteven Pearlstein: Democrats suffer from Americans' unwillingness to accept economic reality(That should read "further economic destruction.") ...must not be counted out.Taking a British idiom, these handsome statuettes of a… Continue reading Cynthia Tucker Award for Self-Deception in Journalism nominees

Obama failures: An excess of bipartisanship?

As long as we have Cynthia Tucker, we will not be without a measure of how low the editorialist bar can be set.  Obama tried too hard to work with RepublicansGo ahead, read the whole column. It is so deranged it won't even make you angry. Bemused, more likely.In that same spirit, we have someone… Continue reading Obama failures: An excess of bipartisanship?

Clowns and Cuckoo’s nests

Not only ought there to be clowns, there ARE clowns. Just not the ones this guy thinks there are.Send in the Clowns! There Ought to be Clowns!From MIRS News, 1-24-08:Bieda Says Recallers Are 'Clowns'Rep. Steve BIEDA (D-Warren), one of six lawmakers who is facing an active recall threat said today that he doesn't think much… Continue reading Clowns and Cuckoo’s nests