Archive for February 4th, 2010

Cold One

04Feb10

From The Hill. Scott Brown’s first stop after being sworn into the Senate Thursday afternoon — the Dubliner. An ITK spy spotted the Republican senator from Massachusetts sitting near the window of the popular Capitol Hill watering hole at 6:45 p.m., less than an hour after Vice President Joe Biden finished administering the oath of […]


Cool Water

04Feb10

It’s over. So now it can begin. Over the course of a couple of weeks last month, Scott Brown went from being a state senator looking to expand his statewide profile with a hopeless U.S. Senate run into the most prominent U.S. politician after the president. “I can’t promise I will be right in every […]


Scott Treatment

04Feb10

They’re holding their online noses at the Boston Globe and giving Scott Brown’s swearing-in today the respect it is due. Brown’s next stop: Washington (Gretchen Ertl for The Boston Globe) The governor certified January’s special Senate election today, clearing the way for Senator-elect Scott Brown to be sworn in this evening in Washington. Brown resigns […]


The Word

04Feb10

Remember when the word ‘historic’ was owned and operated by the Dems? The upset election of Scott P. Brown to the US Senate was officially certified this morning in a brief procedural hearing at the State House, clearing the way for the Republican to take the oath of office this evening in Washington. The last […]


O’Stewart

04Feb10

Jon Stewart made a much balleyhooed return to Bill O’Reilly’s show last night. It was fun — quite a bit of fun — and sometimes even enlightening to see two of the most authentic cablecasters in the history of the medium sit down together, spar a little and deconstruct their conversation even as they were having it. […]