Posts Tagged ‘rahm emanuel’

Arrogant Irony

22Jul10

Keith Olbermann seems not to like Andrew Breitbart much. Which puts a nice halo over AB. He starts to make some sense when he complains about the politicized White House, more worried about polls and bad press than about following principles. Small consolation, however, for his pretending to be ready to cry at the end. […]


Rahm Bahm

21Apr10

Does Rahm Emanuel really fart in the middle of his interview with Charlie Rose, or is that a table being dragged across the room? Note the post bomb smile. There are bigger bombs coming from the White House, however. The president called Scott Brown this week to discuss immigration reform! President Obama called Sen. Scott […]


A Likable Guy

15Mar10

You’ve got to be a likable guy to get elected to Congress. A great inside look at Rahm Emanuel in action two years ago when he headed up the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, and Eric Massa was a candidate who Rahm was sizing up. Note: I’m playing catchup after a busy weekend, so I’m throwing […]


Massa Mess

10Mar10

Glenn Beck wasn’t impressed with Eric Massa yesterday. While Massa isn’t coming across as the most credible of witnesses, the picture that he’s painting of an ultra desperate White House pursuing the passage of its health socialization package makes perfect sense. These attempts to discredit Massa for first providing a cover story and then evolving […]


MassA ttack

08Mar10

First term Democrat Eric Massa, forced into resigning from Congress today on rumors of sexual harassment, is not going quietly. He’s being chased out of office, he says, so the White House can get health reform passed. “Mine is now the deciding vote on the health care bill, and this administration and this House leadership […]


Was Jesse Jackson, Jr. ready to pay Rod Blagojevich for the Senate seat? Covert recordings of Blagojevich last fall allegedly captured the then-governor suddenly going from cold to hot on naming Jackson to replace President Barack Obama in the Senate. That doesn’t prove much. He might have been inspired by a speech, for example. Federal […]