Morning Briefing for October 6, 2010
RedState Morning Briefing For October 5, 2010 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. The Socialist 2. The NRA is Helping Preserve the Anti Gun Democrat Majority 3. Punish the Democrats: Judge Melanie Cross Plays Dirty for Jim Marshall 4. Democratic Death Panel Watch, 10/05/2010. 5. McMahon wins debate – Blumenthal stumped on how to create a job
Herman Cain at 7:00 p.m.
I’m filling in for Herman Cain at 7:00 p.m. tonight on WSB Radio in Atlanta.You can listen live to three hours of excellent radio at http://wsbradio.com/.You can call in at 1-800-WSB-TALK or (404) 872-0750.Consider this an open thread.
Punish the Democrats: Judge Melanie Cross Plays Dirty for Jim Marshall
Judge Melanie Cross is a Tift County Superior Court Judge in Georgia.Congressman Jim Marshall, through his proxies at the Georgia Democratic Party, has demanded Judge Cross unseal Austin Scott’s divorce records — Scott is Marshall’s Republican opponent.Marshall, of course, denies he has any connection. However, Amy Morton (who I actually know and like), a local Democratic activist who is involved with the Democratic Party in | Read More »
Sharron Angle Now Leads Harry Reid. West Virginia In Play
In the latest Fox News Battleground Poll Sharron Angle has now raced into the lead against Harry Reid. In the latest Fox News battleground state poll of likely voters, Angle drew 49 percent to Reid’s 46 percent. As voters make up their mind with four weeks to go until Election Day, Angle seems to have the edge. Likewise in West Virginia, a seat the Democrats | Read More »
The Incongruous Moment
We have reached the incongruous moment — that moment in time where things not in keeping with the surrounds and intended visuals suddenly merge into making perfect sense.Walter Mondale is giving advice to Barack Obama on how to connect with the American people.It was Mondale who, yesterday, told Barack Obama to ditch the teleprompter. This was preceded by Michael Dukakis admitting he had given the | Read More »
Morning Briefing for October 5, 2010
RedState Morning Briefing For October 5, 2010 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. On a personal note, I’ll be filling in for Herman Cain tonight on Newstalk 750 AM and 95.5 FM in Atlanta, GA from 7pm to 10pm ET. You can listen live at this link:http://wsbradio.com/ 1. What Was Before Is Again 2. Democrat Introduces Legislation to End | Read More »
Lindsey Lohan Republicans
I love Marc Thiessen columns at the Washington Post like I love moon pies and Coca-Cola — a most excellent combination of fine dining in the South.His column on Lindsey Lohan Republicans is no different. The fact is that Republican leaders in the House are looking toward a compromise on earmarks that would fall short of a total ban. Those advocating such a compromise say | Read More »
What Was Before Is Again
The New York Times ran an article over the weekend that the House of Representatives is still not in the hands of the GOP. A Newsweek survey came out with an oddity of a generic ballot answer. Gallup has been jumping all over the place.Had I a show, I’d say “roll the tape.” Instead, you’ll have to settle for this.Here’s Charlie Cook’s review of the | Read More »
A few points to consider as you wake up
The ‘One Nation’ rally happened this weekend. The majority of the crowd was bussed in by union groups and other leftwing groups. Compare that to tea party activists, the majority of whom pooled their money to go to DC for the 8/28 rally. A large segment of the crowd was paid to be there. Unions pay. Tea party groups and Glenn Beck did not on | Read More »
Morning Briefing for October 4, 2010
RedState Morning Briefing For October 4, 2010 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. A few points to consider as you wake up 2. The OneNation March: November’s Choices Are Clearer Than Ever 3. Nevada’s Largest Newspaper Endorses Sharron Angle 4. Left freaks out over Moe Tucker. 5. British environmentalists: murder children for a Greener tomorrow!
Nevada’s Largest Newspaper Endorses Sharron Angle
The last time Harry Reid ran for the Senate the Las Vegas Review Journal endorsed him.Not this time. Nevada’s largest newspaper has gone all in with Sharron Angle. In its endorsement, the newspaper deemed the election a clear choice between Angle, who supports limited government, and what it described as Washington’s big spending and partisan bickering.The editorial says Reid hitched his fortunes to President Barack | Read More »
John Thune’s Tan Is Starting to Resemble Toast
Let’s be honest for a minute. John Thune is a great United States Senator from South Dakota. But the only reason people talk about him for President is because he’s a good looking guy in a city full of lesser looking people, is tall, and has an attractive wife.Other than that his greatest accomplishments are doing nothing. But he gives a great talk about biennial | Read More »
B. J. Lawson Might Shake Up NC-4
I’ve been saying for a while that there are congressional districts out there that’ll flip to the GOP in 30 days that were not even on the radar.Put NC–4 on the radar. Democrat Congressman David Price is running against Dr. B. J. Lawson who is giving Price a run for his money.Several polls have come out in the past couple of weeks showing the race | Read More »
Morning Briefing for October 1, 2010
RedState Morning Briefing For October 1, 2010 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. Tom Coburn Has Medicare Fraud in His Sights 2. Dear Thomas Friedman 3. Message for Meg Whitman: Go on Offense. Now. 4. Congress backstabs POTUS on recess appointments.
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 »