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Quote of the Day: Melissa Clouthier on pundits worried about political “form” – plus commentary

Posted by: ST on August 26, 2011 at 7:33 pm » 25 Comments

Here lately pundits and other political commentators from Peggy Noonan to Karl Rove to Jonah Goldberg have been weighing in on the “form” of GOP candidates for President (and potential ones) – in particular those who have accents and plainspeaking ways about them, like Sarah Palin and Rick Perry.   These pundits worry that these types of high profile  […]

 

Pat Condell: Europe needs a revolution

Posted by: Phineas on August 26, 2011 at 4:31 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas British comic Pat Condell rips into the anti-democratic European political class and the “European Union of Soviet Socialist Republics,” with an aside for some interesting observations about the nature of the American Revolution: RELATED: At the Telegraph, Peter Osborne argues that the EU debt crisis will finally give Germany the empire it’s […]

 

Klavan on the Culture: rules for wannabe pundits

Posted by: Phineas on August 26, 2011 at 3:31 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Andrew Klavan graciously takes time out from his busy, jet-setting schedule to share some basic guidelines with those of us who think that we, too, can be world-class pundits: I especially like rule number two; it’s something I should take to heart more often.  (Crossposted at Public Secrets)

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on August 26, 2011 at 3:30 pm » Comments Off

2012 Watch: Perry Leading in GOP Polls

 

B’berg

Posted by: ST on August 26, 2011 at 3:26 pm » Comments Off

Whew: Former New York Governor Pataki Says He Won’t Run for President

 

Byron York

Posted by: ST on August 26, 2011 at 3:22 pm » Comments Off

ObamaCare: Plan to keep your health plan? Don’t count on it

 

CNN

Posted by: ST on August 26, 2011 at 3:21 pm » Comments Off

Poll: Support for Libya jumps but no bounce for president

 

538

Posted by: ST on August 26, 2011 at 3:20 pm » Comments Off

Irene: A New York Hurricane Could Be a Multibillion-Dollar Catastrophe

 

A message from an average Israeli to the Egyptian people

Posted by: Phineas on August 26, 2011 at 2:34 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas In light of the recent terror attacks from Sinai and Gaza into Israel, an Israeli wanted to send a special message to his brothers and sisters in Egypt. Be sure to read the subtitles to get the full meaning: Heh. I love the Israelis.  via The Jawa Report, which has another as […]