Archive for June 28th, 2010

Elenatudes

28Jun10

Elena Kagan’s platitudes in front of the Judiciary Committee today were more than Senator Al Franken could tolerate. “We don’t have any substantive evidence to demonstrate your ability to transition from a legal scholar and political operative to a fair and impartial jurist,” Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) told her. Beyond that, Republicans made it clear […]


Bill Clinton gives a hint of how differently he’d be handling the Gulf Oil Disaster were he still in the White House. Former US President Bill Clinton has a solution to the Gulf of Mexico BP oil leak disaster, recommending Barack Obama, send the US Navy to the the bottom of the ocean to “blow […]


Shouldn’t Harry Reid be run out of office for what he said in tribute to Robert Byrd? “Robert Byrd’s was one of the greatest minds the world has ever seen,” said Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.). One of the greatest minds the world has ever seen? The former Klan member? “From his graduation as […]


Not Optimistic

28Jun10

The most obvious thing in the world is that no one who cares about the future of our country should be supporting the Supreme Court nomination of Elena Kagan. She’s a carefully crafted stealth weapon designed to torpedo the constitution. Appearing on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) said it was “conceivable” that […]


The president says those who are complaining about deficits and debt are just bluffing. He suggests that next year they’ll be challenged to step up to the table and be ready to accept spending cuts. People should learn that lesson about me because next year when I start presenting some very difficult choices to the […]


Palin Prognosis

28Jun10

Is Sarah Palin the most important Republican in the nation? Chris Matthews asked the panel on his syndicated weekend show to opine, and everyone seemed to think she is. DAN RATHER: She is playing an almost perfect hand. If she wants to stay a power in the Party, make a lot of money and not […]