Monthly Archives: August 2012

‘Fact check’ follies and other media miscues

“A lot of guys I went to high school with worked at that GM plant. Right there at that plant, candidate Obama said: ‘I believe that if our government is there to support you . . . this plant will … Continued

The most extraordinary story of the GOP convention

In particular, the program featured Ted and Pat Oparowski, a couple who lived in Medford, Massachusetts in the 1970s.  They knew Romney from church, and when their 14 year-old son David was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s disease in 1979, Romney visited … Continued

‘I’m Joe Bidenopoulos’

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Just what the desperate Democrats need leading into their convention: ethnic humor. Approaching a table of men he knew to be Greek, the VP said, “I’m Joe Bidenopoulos.” “Ask George,” he said – unclear who George was, maybe someone at … Continued

“Hey Chris, how’s that tingle up your leg?”

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Why are these MSNBC types so violent? A scuffle involving an MSNBC producer and two men who heckled host Chris Matthewswas being investigated by security officials Thursday night a few blocks from the Republican National Convention. Matthews was hosting a … Continued

Horrors! Anti-Obama Billboards

The children for Obama. Well, not any longer. “Thanks Obama. You’ve spent my lunch money, my allowance, my inheritance, 35 years of future paychecks and my retirement. You Jerk. Vote Mitt Romney For 2012!” … Another billboard has a smiling … Continued