I’m not suggesting every future President should take a shellacking like I...– Barack Obama, November 3, 2010
So, the Democrats lost the House. Everyone else in America lost theirs. Why...– Jimmy Kimmel
It’s not the fad anymore…It’s not the fad to be politically knowledgeable...– Jessica Kirsner, 21, a junior from Houston and vice president of the College Democrats at the University of Miami on the eve of the 2010 Midterm Elections. Related: Can we agree not to let 20-year-olds decide who gets to be President next time around? Cool? “I guess I just didn’t dive deep...
Robyn - Indestructible Robyn rules. Previously
rikalov: im gettin geared up for this weekend,...
The next generation of political strategists will...
In recent years, the Iranian government has not only refused to join the...– Iran to set global gender policy?! (via seaofgreen) Have you heard the one about Iran joining the United Nations’ council on women’s rights? The U.N.’s a joke. UPDATE: Denied.
CopyPaste Pro: One Super Helpful, Dare I Say Must...
I’ve been a Mac user and aficionado for over 20 years. Here’s an app that’s among the first things I install whenever I get a new machine. CopyPaste Pro, by Script nee Plum Amazing Software, $30 The Original, Essential, Multiple Clip Utility for Mac OS X Save/Edit/Manipulate/Store Everything You Copy, Cut and Paste CopyPaste is the original multiple clipboard utility for...
Report: 54% of web video is now available for... →
A Return to Regular Order: Minority Leader John... →
Of note: Boehner: We need to stop writing bills in the speaker’s office and let members of Congress be legislators again. Too often in the House right now we don’t have legislators; we just have voters. Under Speaker [Nancy] Pelosi, 430 out of the 435 members are just here to vote and raise money. That’s it. That’s not right. We were each elected to uphold the Constitution and represent...
Bill Withers - The Same Love That Made Me Laugh
Rep. Tom Perriello (D-Va.) on Congressional... →
Noted. Here: Robert Hurt for Congress | Virgina’a 5th Congressional District UPDATE: Perriello loses. Related: “This is not an election on November 2. This is a restraining order.” If 7 out of 10 of your bosses disapproved of your work, wouldn’t you be fired, too? “Come senators, congressmen, please heed the call…”
Debt Has Increased $5 Trillion Since Speaker...
CNS News and the Media Research Center climb into the Wayback Machine and travel to January 4, 2007, Nancy Pelosi’s first day as Speaker of the House, to recall this gem of a political promise. After years of overspending by Republicans, Democrats had run on a platform of fiscal responsibility and taken control of both chambers of Congress in the 2006 midterm elections. Pelosi started off the...