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 . . . → Read More: DeSmogBlog: Conservatives, Seeking To Show They Are Open-Minded, Ignore Contrary Evidence (And No, This Is Not an Onion Article)
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 . . . → Read More: "The end of my white guilt": Writer at Daily Caller tries to outdo John Derbyshire
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 . . . → Read More: The amateur right’s new war on Media Matters
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 . . . → Read More: DeSmogBlog: Monckton Reaches New Heights of Anti-Environmentalism
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 th… . . . → Read More: Tucker Carlson hearts Jack Abramoff
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&nbs… . . . → Read More: Greta Van Susteren takes on Daily Caller’s Tucker Carlson UPDATED with knockout video
Tucker Carlson’s Daily Caller breathlessly reports that Barry Manilow is a fan of Ron Paul’s. Isn’t that dreamy? . . . → Read More: Ron Paul. Barry Manilow’s on board. That settles it. He’s our man. With video!