Tag Archive for Republicans

The Palin Special Olympics

I know that our posts over the last few days have focused a great deal on McCain’s VP choice Sarah Palin. I promise we’ll find some other stuff to cover eventually. But you’ve got to admit the Palin choice is giving us a lot of material to work with. -Chris This clip from The Daily…

Reindeermarks

John McCain has picked Alaska Governor Sarah Palin as his Vice Presidential nominee. When introduced by McCain as his nominee she said: “I’ve championed reform to end the abuses of earmark spending by Congress. In fact, I told Congress thanks, but no thanks, on that bridge to nowhere. If our state wanted a bridge, I…

Late Night Talk Show Quote of the Day

Jon Stewart of The Daily Show in a piece reacting to Michelle Obama’s speech and comments from the punditocracy on how Ms. Obama “has to prove her patriotism.” “Yes, everyone knows Republicans love America, they just hate half the people living in it.”  

WDYT: Where Can the “Old Right” Go?

As you all know by now, I don’t always agree with Steven Greenhut & his fellow Register editorial writers. However, Greenhut’s latest post at Orange Punch really hit me. Where do libertarians & paleoconservatives go? The GOP no longer even talks about liberty. Limiting government is no longer on its agenda. When the GOP at…

Dick, raising $ for Ken at Tricky Dicks’ old house

Dick Cheney is coming out of hiding to attend a high dollar fundraiser benefiting Ken Calvert (another on that growing list of Republicans under federal investigation).Here’s your chance — let them know just how you feel! YOU CAN TELL DICK CHENEY THAT THE CALIFORNIA COAST IS NOT FOR SALE! Join protestors on Wednesday, August 13th…

Shawn Steel Laments the Obama Money Machine

Its not often that a post on the Flash Report can make me smile, but Republican apologist Shawn Steel has this post about Senator Barack Obama’s huge fundraising machine and how the Democrats are awash in money this year. In reading the post, its a classic case of denial for a conservative like Steel.  Why…