Holding America Hostage

Holding America Hostage

This year’s Golden Globes award ceremony stood out for the adulation and ovations heaped upon the CIA. Whether for Argo, Zero Dark Thirty or Homeland, the projects’ creators provided gushing thank-you’s to the heroic agency and its covert operators – in Argo’s case taking this to the level of pure fetish: A real-life CIA officer

Bloomberg for president?

As he has for the last two presidential election cycles, former three-term New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg is doing a political fan-dance, playing peek-a-boo with party leaders intrigued by the prospect of a politically successful billionaire candidate from New York who actually has government experience, has been a Democrat, a Republican and an independent, and

Trump Is A Pathological Liar, But We All Knew That Bernie

Trump Is A Pathological Liar, But We All Knew That Bernie

courtesy ABC News Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders called Republican frontrunner Donald Trump a “pathological liar” today on ABC’s “This Week,” saying “much of what he says are lies or gross distortions of reality.” “I say this straight-forwardly, I think you have a pathological liar there,” he said. Sanders disputed Trump’s claim there were Muslims celebrating

GOP Owes CNBC a Christmas Bonus

GOP Owes CNBC a Christmas Bonus

Free suggestion to Republican presidential candidates: Stop whining about last week’s CNBC debate and admit it was the best thing that’s happened to the party since the Koch brothers. Instead of complaining about everything except the color of the NBC peacock’s feathers, the candidates should acknowledge the heartwarming political truth, which is that CNBC inadvertently

Rush Limbaugh Pats Himself on the Back While Blaming the Left for His Own Divisiveness

The man who’s been hammering away at liberals for three hours a day since 1988, telling the world how horrible the left is, blames the people he’s spent all his time denouncing for dividing America. Rush Limbaugh writes in the National Review: …this has not been an AM-radio revolution exclusively; it has been a conservative-media

Republican Wimpiness on Display

The Republican presidential candidates don’t seem to realize it, but they’re in the process of seriously undermining their own “tough guy” brand. Republicans have always seen themselves as “the Daddy party” (as opposed to Democrats’ “Mommy party,” of course), which has always meant no-nonsense toughness in the face of any opposition to their agenda. But

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