ALBANY—Assemblyman Jim Tedisco had some advice for his colleague Dede Scozzafava, who like he did last spring, is running in a special Congressional election: stay the course.
“Just keep working hard,” Tedisco told me by phone. “It’s always a battle when somebody tries to distort your record. The Democrats are very good at Read More
Conservative commentators have now had a chance to weigh in on David Letterman’s workplace affairs and subsequent blackmailing.
From Michelle Malkin:
Very sorry to hear about the blackmail attempt. That’s a hellish and terrible thing for anyone to go through.
As for the affairs with staff members and the damage done to Read More
In his latest 42-second Media Web Minute, Jon Friedman goes all Chris Crocker and says what no other journalist or pundit would dare: Sarah Palin is right — leave her family alone.
According to Mr. Friedman, Sarah Palin, whom you might recall was once a candidate for the vice presidency Read More
As you probably know by now, Ashley Todd, the Texas woman who claimed she was attacked in Pittsburgh and had a ‘B’ scratched in her face because of her support of Senator John McCain was lying.
There had been doubts expressed about her story from the moment it broke on the Drudge Report Read More
Yesterday on Fox News—America’s Election HQ!—Megyn Kelly interviewed Fox News contributor and New Yorker profile rejecter Michelle Malkin about potential First Lady Michelle Obama. During the course of her echo chamber-like criticism of Ms. Obama (that’s not a metaphor: someone should’ve checked Ms. Malkin’s mic before putting her on air), Ms. Read More
Junot You Can’t Wait Amazon’s Omnivoracious blog has an interview with Pulitzer Prize winner Junot Diaz (Does he still smile every time he hears that?) and an excerpt from a work-in-progress he’s calling Dark America. New York‘s Vulture Blog (which tipped us off to the link) says "It’s pretty rad…"
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“There have been a number of occasions where we said, ‘This story’s bullshit,’” said Eason Jordan.
Mr. Jordan is familiar with the art of second-guessing. Two years ago, he resigned from his job as CNN’s chief news executive after right-wing bloggers pounced on remarks he’d made about the U.S. military allegedly targeting journalists in Iraq. Read More
That Spitzer blog reportedly run by New York Post editorial board member, Tom Elliot, is now defunct. Feel free to speculate on a conspiracy (Mercury Affairs blogger takes out fellow right-wing, pro-Spitzer blogger!) while I wait for Eliot to return my email.
Karol Sheinin of Alarming News Read More
In today’s New York Post, Brian Maloney and Michelle Malkin take a hatchet to the straw man that is Air America Radio. The right wing dynamic duo look at the liberal radio station’s dealings with the Gloria Wise Boys & Girls Club of the Bronx (See: Investigators Read More