Bush Rehabilitation Watch, 11/14/2011.

    Newsbusters (via Hot Air) has the details. Short version: the realization that our current President is actually a pretty bad communicator of what I will charitably call his faction’s “ideas” is starting to sink in among our Beltway would-be overlords. Particularly among the circadian media. It then follows that, should a member of said media happen to want to get President Obama re-elected, it would | Read More »

    Dear Thomas Friedman

    Dear Mr. Friedman,I read your column on Wednesday in which you wrote, “The Tea Party that has gotten all the attention, the amorphous, self-generated protest against the growth in government and the deficit, is what I’d actually call the “Tea Kettle movement” — because all it’s doing is letting off steam.”I suspect you are writing more about yourself than the actual Tea Party Movement. You | Read More »

    Dear Thomas Friedman

    Dear Mr. Friedman,I read your column on Wednesday in which you wrote, “The Tea Party that has gotten all the attention, the amorphous, self-generated protest against the growth in government and the deficit, is what I’d actually call the “Tea Kettle movement” — because all it’s doing is letting off steam.”I suspect you are writing more about yourself than the actual Tea Party Movement. You | Read More »

    Tom Friedman is a punk rocker!

    It’s an old Ramones song, ‘cept that one was about Sheena (is a punk rocker). This is about New York Times columnist Tom Friedman, who has proposed that Hank Paulson resign and President Bush replace him at the Treasury Department with this Geittner fellow. Otherwise, he intones, we’re all gonna die. Okay, Friedman, let’s replace the entire cabinet with Obama’s peeps! And we’d replace Josh | Read More »

    Maybe Tom Friedman is Right

    [Update: Yes, I was aware of Gail Collins' editorial well before I wrote this. I read Collins' editorial almost at the instant it hit the Times' website, and there have been others. It's a pretty big buzz. Pajamas Media picked up on it seven hours ago, which means that the actual emails broaching the subject among liberal newspaper editors went out some time in the | Read More »