Category Archives: Liberal Media

Masogyny In The Media

For those of you who, like me, are becoming more and more ashamed of my own gender and shocked by the outrageous lengths to which men in the media (including the blogosphere) will go to demonize Hillary Clinton, specifically Chris … Continue reading

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Randi Rhodes Suspended From Air America For Clinton Comment

Me? I think it – and it was a radio show reference to Hillary as a major uh… um… whore – was over the top even if you (unlike me) are not inclined to feel that the definition of a … Continue reading

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MoveOn.org Endorses Barack Obama

From MoveOn.org: With hundreds of thousands of ballots cast across the country, for the first time in MoveOn’s history, we’ve voted together to endorse a presidential candidate in the primary. That candidate is Barack Obama. Vote results Obama: 197,444 – … Continue reading

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John McCain Channels Dr. Strangelove?

The great folks, at Robert Greenwald and company, at Brave New Films have put together a new video remininescent of John McCain doing Peter Sellers’ timeless Dr. Strangelove role (or “How I Learned to Stop Using My Brain And Love … Continue reading

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Brave New Films NH Coverage

If you’re tired of the mass media telling us how to think about the elections and the results of the elections, give Brave New Films Live Online Coverage a try. They’re currently taking live suggestions and comments about what they … Continue reading

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A Very Entertaining Read

Radar’s John Cook has posted an article, titled Joe Schmo, covering the adventures of Joe Klien’s stint as a blogger for Time.  This sentence struck me a particularly funny:   “It’s that sort of unrestrained ego that has turned Klein’s foray into the world of … Continue reading

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Romney on the Fox News Boycott

Mitt Romney recently took the Democratic presidential candidates to task for not appearing on Fox News. After all the moderator for the first Republican debate on MSNBC will be none other than Chris Matthews, Tip O’Neill’s former chief of staff. … Continue reading

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Calling BS on Imus Firing

Crossposted at CfC with all the swear words.  This isn’t going to get me any hash marks on my dance card. Where’s your fracking ACLU now? Casually commenting about the corpse. I’m calling BS on his firing. And apparently I’m … Continue reading

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Big Blogs, Small Blogs

Tell me something: Are you, like many of us, reading the B-I-G political blogs less and less, except perhaps for individual diary entries? I’ve talked with hundreds of people via blogs, email, instant message, and face-to-face over the last five … Continue reading

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Let’s Hoist (At Least) a Metaphorical Glass: A Salute to Molly Ivins, 1944-2007

[While I would love to start my contributions here on a happier, more dynamic note, how can we possibly begin without acknowledging the loss of a woman who somehow made the cesspool of politics so much easier to understand, who brought … Continue reading

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