Nickelodeon tells its young viewers and their parents, “Yes we can!”
Nickelodeon, say it ain’t so! A recent video by the Fresh Beat Band has been playing on the network every half hour. The song is, “Here We Go.” At the beginning of the song, the crowd chants, “Yes we can! Yes we can!” At the end of the song, the crowd again chants, “Yes we can! Yes we can! Yes we can!” The crowd doesn’t | Read More »
Joe Biden invites me to a lottery for “Dinner with Obama”
As some of you know, I somehow got on the Organizing for America mailing list — somewhat useful for opposition research. I just got this in the mail: Dinner From: Joe Biden email@example.com To: Barry Popik Date: Tue, Jun 21, 2011 11:51 am Barry — The President and I have a routine — we get lunch together almost every Friday. But all I get is | Read More »
Weiner wants a leave of absence? For what? To go to lying pervert rehabilitation school?
No leave of absence, Anthony Weiner. Just go. From CBS News in New York City: Weiner Seeks Leave Of Absence From House As Top Democrats Call For His Resignation Nancy Pelosi Says Weiner “Needs Help” June 11, 2011 4:45 PM NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Rep. Anthony Weiner says he wants to take a temporary leave of absence from Congress to seek professional help after three | Read More »
MADDOW MUST BE FIRED: Rachel Maddow (a big part of Friday’s Weinergate scandal) decides not to talk about it at all?
That Rachel Maddow! Looking for truth under every rock! You can’t let a Congresssional sex scandal skip through the ace political reporter at MSNBC! Over at MSNBC’s The Maddow Blog, the most recent tweet (from Friday) is this: maddow: RT @RepWeiner: Tonight Me and Rachel on MSNBC. #ThePerfectFridayDateUhKindaSorta So, after the Memorial Day weekend, surely Anthony Weiner is coming back on the show? Or, surely, | Read More »
NY1: 24-hour New York news and nothing on Anthony Weiner?
Greetings from New York City. Yeah, I’m back during the Memorial Day Weekend as the kids see the relatives. One television channel that I used to watch (before I moved to Texas) was NY1 News, the 24-hour news channel. We had the channel on while some relatives came over. I was curious that there wasn’t a single news story about Anthony Weiner, the Democrat Congressman | Read More »
Ed Schultz apologizes for calling Laura Ingraham a slut
I’m watching the opening of MSNBC’s The Ed Show right now (while eating dinner), and he’s apologizing for calling Laura Ingraham a slut. Thomas Roberts is subbing as host. One error, Ed? It’s your whole shtick! Way back on May 13, 2011, I posted here, “MSNBC’s Ed Schultz must go.” I noticed the return of the “Psycho Talk” segment–Republicans were always the psychos. Brent Bozell | Read More »
Obama offers birth certificate gift campaign items?
Obama is afraid of Jerome Corsi? Donate to his campaign and get an Obama birth certificate mug? Obama is still playing this out, even now, when he should be addressing Congress about a war in Libya? How many absurdist footballs can this guy spike? I somehow got on the Organizing for America mailing list (I tried to sign up once to get into the 2008 | Read More »
Jedediah Bila’s “Outnumbered: Chronicles of a Manhattan Conservative”–Hey! That was MY story!
Jedediah Bila promoted her new book, “Outnumbered: Chronicles of a Manhattan Conservative,” on The Mark Levin Show yesterday. That’s MY story! I did a suicide run for Manhattan Borough President in 2005, then moved to Texas in 2006. I’m known–if I’m known at all–for solving the origin of New York City’s nickname “the Big Apple” and for my amazingly unsuccessful 20-year effort to honor the | Read More »
FAREED ZAKARIA: I’m not advising Obama! I’ve had a “couple” of conversations!
This is getting worse. Fareed Zakaria has some explaining to do, and this is not it. This response deserves a separate post (my previous post is here). From CNN.com: May 14th, 2011 04:29 PMET Clarification on my conversations with the President By Fareed Zakaria, CNN The characterization that I have been “advising” President Obama is inaccurate. Over the last few months I’ve had a couple | Read More »
President Barack Obama receives foreign policy advice from Fareed Zakaria? What advice, when and where? Help, RedStaters!
Fareed Zakaria?????????? From Newsbusters: CNN’s Zakaria Reveals He Advises President Obama On Foreign Policy By Matt Hadro | May 13, 2011 | 18:49 CNN’s Fareed Zakaria, host of the weekend show Fareed Zakaria GPS and editor-at-large for Time magazine, admitted on CNN Thursday that he has been advising President Obama on foreign policy matters. Eliot Spitzer, host of CNN’s In the Arena, brought up the | Read More »