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    Vote No On The McGurk Nomination

    On Wednesday the Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a confirmation hearing for Brett McGurk to be US Ambassador to Iraq. There is no reason for any sane person to support

    Washington Post Story On Romney Begins To Unravel

    So this morning the Washington Post runs a story detailing what kind of a jerk Mitt Romney was in high school. This is a surprise, right? A high school kid

    Obama: Troops Are Fighting On My Behalf

    When Barack Obama made his unsurprising announcement today that he has finally evolved far enough to endorse homosexual marriage, ironically an evolutionary dead end, he made two other interesting statements.

    Dispatches From the Meme Wars: Part III

    While many of us would prefer that political campaigns were run on issues, the fact is that most are won or lost based on imagery. What do we remember from

    Barack Obama: A Legend In His Own Mind

    In terms of iconography this photo is destined to rival that taken of FDR on D-Day.* With some trying to turn bin Laden’s death into a campaign talking point for

    Obama Administration Hails Its Own “Gutsy Call.”

    The newest Obama campaign video highlights the killing of Osama bin Ladin. This video is hardly surprising. http://www.gutsycall.com takes you to https://donate.barackobama.com/page/contribute/o2012-donate-main. So it isn’t like this move hasn’t been

    Obama Campaign: That Mitt Romney Comes From A Strange Family

    Last week we pointed out the Obama re-election strategy of criticizing his wealth and religion. After two false starts, one castigating Ann Romney for her decision to be a stay

    The Meme War We Must Win

    In the past week the presidential campaign has been hit by two events that many have termed silly. First there was the Hilary Rosen comment denigrating Ann Romney’s decision to

    Thoughts on The Hunger Games

    My 12 year old daughter has been caught up in The Hunger Games craze. She went to see the movie with a dozen or so of her friends. So I

    Holy Saturday

    Image: Andrea di Bonaiuto (1346-1379), Descent of Christ to Limbo [He] suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died and was buried; he descended into hell;