Category Archives: Our Failed Political Press

Some Fries With Your Stupid, Axios?

Axios has a piece up: Rise of the anti-“woke” Democrat in which they extensively quote Bacardi Lifetime Achievement Winner Peggy Noonan’s W$J column as proof. Is high noon(an) too early to start drinking?  

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Some Fries With Your Stupid

No d’uh: “The early contours of the infrastructure blueprint have won the White House’s support, but the IRS provision in particular is drawing opposition from well-funded conservative groups, which are strongly opposed to expanding the reach of a tax-collection agency.” … Continue reading

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There Is No ‘Polarization,’ There Are Only Republicans (Lifeboats, part infinity)

Look-out, Scissorheads: our Failed Political Press ™ is failing us again. Vox, of course – How political polarization broke America’s vaccine campaign I’m going to interrupt because that bullshit headline makes my head spin: there is no polarization, there is … Continue reading

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White Identity Politics and Vaccines

This caught my eye: ‘Wasting my breath’: Southern faith leaders wary of promoting vaccines Biden administration and state officials hoped that pastors would play an outsized role in promoting Covid-19 vaccines, but many are wary of alienating their congregants and … Continue reading

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Time To Put TeeVee Dinner Heir on Ice?

Our Failed Political Press ™ This is what happens when you eat too many teevee dinners and craft a helmet out of the foil: “Did the Biden administration read my personal emails? That’s the question that we asked directly to … Continue reading

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Our Failed Political Press ™ (Part Infinity)

It was all an act: “Those who have been watching “Saturday Night Live” for a very long time will recall that Fred Garvin, Male Prostitutewas a loudmouth, dressed in garish clothing that was 10 years out-of-style, and was “available” to … Continue reading

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Politico Does It Again

Our Failed Political Press ™ It’s getting embarrassing that Politico Playbook email thingie keeps framing the GOP talking points, as this mornings lede paragraph demonstrates: INFRASTRUCTURE BREAKDOWN — President JOE BIDEN’S entire agenda appears to be in jeopardy amid Democratic … Continue reading

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Our Failed Political Press ™ (Part Infinity)

Axios (!) tells us that the threats of new taxes —to pay for things like infrastructure from which American corporations will benefit— has corporations planning how to avoid paying them: VC lawyers and CFOs have spent the past couple of … Continue reading

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Republican: ‘We Love Sinema!’

The headline tells us that this is a zero calorie (tastes great/less filling) personality profile article from Tiger Beat: “Kyrsten Sinema gets her make-or-break moment with Republicans” . You’ll be shocked to learn that Kyrsten Sinema gets a compliment from… the … Continue reading

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Some Fries With Your Stupid, WaPo?

Our Failed Political Press ™ Welcome to the ’80s:: “I think most of today’s political fights are really about two underlying questions: Will power — cultural, economic, social and political in particular — be taken away from the kinds of … Continue reading

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