Tag Archive for John McCain

Bruce Bartlett: Conservative’s Anger at Obama is Misplaced

The Daily Beast.com features a fascinating column by conservative economist Bruce Bartlett that should be must reading for every teabagging protestor out there.  Bartlett challenges readers top produce evidence that our economy would be better if John McCain had been elected or if Republican policies followed, because it appears he can’t. From the column: In…

Obama Birther Lawyer’s credentials are questioned

Dr. Orly Taitz, who’s leading the OC charge that President Obama wasn’t born in this country and lacks a US Birth certificate, is having her own credentials as a lawyer questioned. According to a post in the blog, A Candid World, Taitz attended an online lawy school and her degree and license only permits her…

Comic Book Artists love Barack Obama

ComicCon in San Diego are akin to the high holy days at my home.  It’s the one time a year I embrace my scifi passions with my son and some like minded friends.  We have good routines for covering the show (long sold out by now) and we spend considerable time mapping out plans to…

Rick Warren says he’s not Anti-Gay Marriage. Really?

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bYIWSyMrhRA[/youtube] Saddleback Church Pastor Rick Warren was a guest on the Larry King Show on CNN last night and said he’s not the anti-gay marriage advocate so many people claim he is.  See the You Tube video of last night’s show above. Here’s a transcript of his comments: Warren: “You know Larry, there was a…

A Great American Hope: Time to Pardon Jack Johnson

O my Lord What a morning, O my Lord, What a feeling, When Jack Johnson Turned Jim Jeffries’ Snow-white face to the ceiling. Adaptation of the spiritual “My Lord, What a Morning” by William Waring Cuney, 1910. While I’m skeptical about their motives, I applaud the efforts of Senator John McCain (R-AZ) and Representative Peter…

Alexandra Pelosi’s awesome documentary – “Right America; Feeling Wronged” debuts on HBO

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_uq6Ev_CNs8[/youtube] I caught Alexandra Pelosi’s fantastic documentary on HBO tonight.  Its calling “Right America: Feeling Wronged” which tracks the emotions of conservatives as Pelosi followed the McCain camapign through 28 states.  The racism, anger, and ignorance is stunning. You’ll have to wade through a bit of the Rachel Maddow show to get to some clips…

The Daily Show: Obama, McCain and Mr. Puddles

On Wednesday night, October 8th, Jon Stewart gave us his Daily Show update on the Presidential campaigns, and a recap of Tuesday’s Presidential Debate. I recommend watching the entire segment, but my favorite part is about 7:25 into the video, where Stewart addresses McCain wandering the outer reaches of the debate stage.