Category Archives: Tiger Beat in the Potomac

About Last Night…

All the newsy emails are leading with the victory of Sen. Ed Markey over his challenger Rep. Joe Kennedy III, but one stands heads and shoulders above the rest, Tiger Beat on the Potomac (Thanks Charlie!) is in full, mid-season … Continue reading

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Frank Luntz Tells Us What The GOP Stands For: Absolutely Nothing

This story in Tiger Beat by Tim Alberta (chief political correspondent for Politico Magazine) is everything: Earlier this month, while speaking via Zoom to a promising group of politically inclined high school students, I was met with an abrupt line … Continue reading

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The Villagers Rally

Our failed political press tells us that Sen. Amy Klobuchar decided to remove herself from consideration to being Handsome Joe Biden’s VP. Tiger Beat’s morning email thingie: VEEPSTAKES … SEN. AMY KLOBUCHAR (D-Minn.) officially took herself out of the running … Continue reading

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Politico Sees The End of an Era, But Cannot Say Why It’s Ending

Our Failed Political Press Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) afternoon email thingie goes uncharacteristically dark… but something is wrong. Let’s see if we can discern it (emphasis is theirs): THE OBAMA ERA has all but been erased. Who’s … Continue reading

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The Horse Race Coverage Continues!

The top third of Tiger Beat’s email thingie reads like a racing form, just substitute horsie-sounding names and you could be at the track: SETTING THE STAGE: THE BOSTON GLOBE/WBZ/SUFFOLK poll shows BERNIE SANDERS ahead with 26% of the vote. … Continue reading

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Pundits Are Prognosticating

Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie) morning email thingie ponders the impact of the Bolton book leak: BUT LET’S BE PERFECTLY CLEAR HERE: MAGGIE and MIKE’S story is as bad as can be for TRUMP. BOLTON is now contradicting … Continue reading

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‘He’s Our O.J.’

Yes, it’s another article with some coastal elite journalist from our failed political press going deep into Possum Hollar to write a Margaret Mead-like analysis of what the mysterious, everyday, backwoods  Republican does. Some color from their local habitat, maybe … Continue reading

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Handicapping the Handicappers

I gotta admit that this bit repudiating Politico’s morning email thingie from one of the guys at Pod Save The Whatevs—in Tiger Beat itself!—is pretty good (enigmatic emboldening is totally theirs): JON FAVREAU took to Twitter to vehemently disagree with … Continue reading

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Burn the Lifeboats, Cont.

Death of the Media This article in Politico says it all: “Four states are poised to cancel their 2020 GOP presidential primaries and caucuses, a move that would cut off oxygen to Donald Trump’s long-shot primary challengers. “Republican parties in … Continue reading

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“We Regret The Error”

Tiger Beat on the Potomac’s afternoon email thingie found a great correction: Good Tuesday afternoon. CORRECTION OF THE DAY … WAPO, A2: “A Nov. 28, 2018, Page One article about President Trump’s attacks on the Federal Reserve incorrectly reported the … Continue reading

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