DeSmogBlog: Conservatives, Seeking To Show They Are Open-Minded, Ignore Contrary Evidence (And No, This Is Not an Onion Article)

brainsWEB.jpg I was on the road last week, so I couldn’t properly respond to this Daily Caller item, which is really sort of marvelous. Basically, it’s an attempt to use a handful of survey data points to turn the whole Republican Brain line of analysis on its head, and argue that it’s really Republicans who ...

"The end of my white guilt": Writer at Daily Caller tries to outdo John Derbyshire

John Derbyshire received a lot of press for writing a post so racist he was fired from the National Review by his not-quite-as-racist editors. Not to be outdone, some Tucker Carlson fanboy at the Daily Caller comes out of the racist closet with a post titled, “The end of my white guilt”. What happened to ...

The amateur right’s new war on Media Matters

Media Matters, the very effective watchdog of  right-wing media abuse, is a thorn in the side of the ethically-challenged big boys of the establishment media, especially Fox News. The right has been coming to the aide of Fox News for some time, accusing Media Matters of everything from being a ‘bully’ to being a stooge ...

DeSmogBlog: Monckton Reaches New Heights of Anti-Environmentalism

daily_caller_screenshot.jpg CLIMATE science denial think-tank the Committee For A Constructive Tomorrow is flying a four-strong delegation to next week’s UN climate conference in South Africa, with a promise to engage in a “balanced, civil and genuine” dialogue. But the chances of much civility appear to be somewhere between zero and naught, given their delegate Lord Christopher ...

Tucker Carlson hearts Jack Abramoff

If you don’t know Jack, you should. He’s the corrupt, corrupt lobbyist whose prison sentence was too short. Now he’s written a book and Daily Caller’s Tucker Carlson is throwing him a party. “I hope this party serves as a well-earned middle finger to the various breast-beaters, professional reformers and other holier-than-thou whiners who make ...

Greta Van Susteren takes on Daily Caller’s Tucker Carlson UPDATED with knockout video

UPDATE: Here’s video of the follow-up Susteren-Carlson dust up. Delicious. Decision goes to Greta. This time she doesn’t take Carlson’s false equivalence bait. ——————- Greta’s not happy with Tucker because the latter’s blog featured a mysogenic post, which quoted Mike Tyson saying sexual things about Greta’s BFF Sarah Palin. Greta is right to call out both Tyson ...

Ron Paul. Barry Manilow’s on board. That settles it. He’s our man. With video!

Tucker Carlson’s Daily Caller breathlessly reports that Barry Manilow is a fan of Ron Paul’s. Isn’t that dreamy?