Posts Tagged ‘oprah’

Gates Effect

03Oct09

Might the president’s attempts to get health care legislation through congress be disrupted by the Olympic bid? Could it have a Gates Effect? There has been a growing narrative taking hold about Barack Obama’s presidency in recent weeks: that he is loved by many, but feared by none; that he is full of lofty vision, […]


Stunning Defeat for White House White House advisers, many of them Chicago natives, had a personal stake in the Olympics bid. THE EGO HAS LANDED WORLD REJECTS OBAMA: CHICAGO OUT IN FIRST ROUND AN OLYMPIC SNUB Chicago Stunned As 2016 Bid Is Rejected In First Round… Stunning loss for city Comments October 2, 2009 We […]


The underpinnings of the Democrats’ demise are being arranged more quickly than optimistic conservatives might have imagined. There’s nothing more detrimental to extremists than giving them the opportunity to lead. White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs today told members of the press corps that President Obama “was not calling the officer stupid” when he discussed […]


Flag Wavers

20Jan09

Remember when Barack was against wearing a flag pin? Now that Democrats are in control, the flag is patriotic again.