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Admiral Weener gives a burial at sea…

…to his old friend and colleague, David Broder.

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And he’s still fresh as a daisy

Death of the Media Stolen with Pride from my blogfather, Morse David Broder turns 81 on 9-11.

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Splitting the difference with the Manson Family of political parties is not a good idea, David Broder!

Someone needs to explain to me why I read David Broder. [It’s because you are an idiot. — Ed.] Today, David Broder (sometimes thought of as David Brooks 1.0), puts on his trembling reasonable voice and decides to retract some … Continue reading

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Shorter David Broder:

“Why can’t the kooky racist Teabaggers be more like the gentler, kinder racist Reagan Revolutionaries?” (Someone tell me why I read this stuff? ‘Cause I’m an idiot, right?)

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The Squishy Middle

Once again David Broder tries to take the squishy middle road of reasonable politics, and once again he ends up praising the GOP and declaring the Dims all but dead. He is the Rob Enderle of polical commentators.

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Newsweek up for sale!

Death of the Media The Washington Post has announced that they are selling Newsweek because, well, its been bleeding money for years, and if they want to keep their frisky line up of youthful opinion writers (Richard “The Worst Writer … Continue reading

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Shorter David Broder:

When I was a young reporter in the 1960s, this city was full of people who did their jobs not only with skill and energy but also with unquestioned integrity. We didn’t think much about it then, so commonplace was … Continue reading

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Introducing The Broder-o-Matic!

The crackerjack research team at Mock, Paper, Scissors has done it again! After literally moments of research, we have cracked David Broder’s secret algorithm to writing the patented David Broder Column! Using this handy cut-out-and-keep flow chart, you too can … Continue reading

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The Death of the Media, cont.

And the papers wonder why the readers are leaving in droves? Politico reports that after offering access to the paper’s own editorial and reporting staff, for a nominal fee of upwards of $250,000 — you know, to shape the debate … Continue reading

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