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DNC Chair Howie Dean refuses to debate RNC Chair Ken Mehlman

Posted by: ST on October 21, 2006 at 11:56 pm » 10 Comments

It was supposed to be a debate between the two current chairs of the Democrat and Republican parties respectively, but it ended up being a debate between the current chair of the RNC and the former chair of the DNC (Terry McAuliffe). Here’s the video of Today show host Meredith Vieira introducing McAuliffe and Mehlman, […]

 

Loser of the week: Rep. Harold Ford, Jr. crashes Bob Corker’s news conference

Posted by: ST on October 21, 2006 at 11:07 pm » 31 Comments

In an unbelievable display of chutzpah yesterday, Rep. Harold Ford, Jr. showed up uninvited at a scheduled media event for his opponent Bob Corker and the cameras were rolling. You can see video of the event here and media coverage of it here. Here’s the AP write-up on the showdown in Tennessee. I wonder how […]

 

BBC executives admit to liberal bias

Posted by: ST on October 21, 2006 at 10:28 pm » 8 Comments

Last month Thomas Edsall, former senior political reporter for the Washington Post, admitted in an interview with Hugh Hewitt that the mainstream media in general tilted “overwhelmingly to the left.” The right has been asserting for years that the MSM was liberally biased, and the left as usual has been in full-fledged denial, countering that […]