Category Archives: Tiger Beat on the Potomac

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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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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No, Politico, Both Sides Don’t

Our Failed Political Press ™ Politico/Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) email thingie really stretches to make a BOTH SIDES story with the GQP Civil War ousting apostate Liz Cheney with the Democrats, uh, doing something? Anyway, here’s the … Continue reading

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Politico Thinks Their Readers Are Stupid

Our Failed Political Press Tiger Beat on the Potomac’s morning email thingie breathlessly asks: POLITICO Playbook: Could McConnell surprise us all? Nope. See Headlines, Betteridge’s Law Of. MITCH’S BIG DECISION — If one were to conduct a poll of congressional … Continue reading

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Politico Returns To The Gossip Beat

Our Failed Political Press Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) email thingie is oiling up the ol’ Democrats in Disarray narrative already: The Democratic takeover of the White House and Congress is complete. But the truth is that the … Continue reading

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Where Are They Now?

The original liar and still the best, Sean “Spicey” Spicer tells Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) email thingie (new, improved and now with more gossip in a return to the breathless Katie Glueck hall-monitor standard of yore): YOUR … Continue reading

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Politico’s Downward Spiral Continues

First, Ben Shapiro, and now today Chuck Todd is the guest editor. Upchuck even put a picture of himself across the top. This is a hard pass for me. Wanna know why (emphasis mine)? One of the hallmarks of the … Continue reading

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Ben Shapiro Totally Destroys… Ben Shapiro’s Credibility (such as it is)

Our Failed Political Press I knew something was up this morning when the Politico email thingie seemed more off than usual, and this passage was the clue that made me by-pass the whole thing (emphasis theirs): Many in the media … Continue reading

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What It Was Like From One Who Was There

Politico’s morning email thingie has a first person account from one of their reporters who was on the scene and evacuated during the insurrection by Republicans: HOW IT BEGAN: I was with my POLITICO colleagues inside House press gallery shortly … Continue reading

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Speculating Wildly

This morning, the gossiping middle school hall monitors at Tiger Beat on the Potomac (that Charlie!) breathlessly speculate on Nancy Pelosi and her eventual replacement: AND SO IT BEGINS…Pelosi this week won the gavel for perhaps the final time of … Continue reading

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