Category Archives: Pundits who make me crazy

Here’s Some Stupid for Your Morning Coffee

The Death of the Media It’s not just that Mark Halperin was set free from the Pantheon of Dunces to make mewling noises at a suddenly emboldened Mika Brzezinski, but then legacy hire and nearly daily-shaver little Luke squeaks-up in … Continue reading

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Breaking!

(Almost) Always Wrong Bill Kristol’s stealth candidate for the 2016 Goat Rodeo is… wait for it… …the National Review’s David French. And to take his act from comedy to art, he leaked it to Mark Halperin in the Pantheon of … Continue reading

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The Death of the Media, Cont.

As God is my Waitress, Squint and the Meat Puppet have no memory of their role in the manufacturing of Vulgarmort this last year: To quote the much esteemed honorary Scissorhead Matt Taibbi: “Nobody who’s covered the Trump run could … Continue reading

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2016 Goat Rodeo, Act 3: Willard Enters The Room…

Almost-alway wrong Bill Kristol wants us to have a shot at beating The Willard Mechanism for a third time: In spite of his insistence that he will not run, Mitt Romney is being courted this week by a leading conservative … Continue reading

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March Halperin Into The Sea

The blog’s old pal Tommy Christopher now writing at the Daily Banter caught a great one this morning from frequent asshat and the man who makes other pundits look informed, Mark Halperin: Halperin: It’s a lot about his supporter supporters, … Continue reading

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The DC Cocktail Circuit Weighs In

Also from Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) email thingie: Trump’s effect on DC’s social life — Kyle S. Hauptman, executive director for financial regulatory reform group Main Street Growth Project: “Here’s something people are noticing about ‘DC insiders’ … Continue reading

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Cokie Roberts Does Journalism! Who Knew?

We give Cokie Roberts a ration of shit here at the ol’ Thunderbolt Greaseslapper, but now and then she has a good oxygen flow day and puts down her Both Sides Do It manual and does some actual journalism: Even … Continue reading

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Your Bottomless Flute of Stupid is Served, Pundits

Ezra shows us the sort of legendary insight it takes to be a world-class pundit, and now we understand why his departure to start Vox was so strategic: If Trump wins the election, Christie's endorsement of him will be brilliant. … Continue reading

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The Morning Quote

The Death of the Media Frank Luntz writes about Vanilla ISIS’ supporters: “The phenomenon of ‘The Donald’ is rooted in a psyche far deeper and more consequential than next November’s presidential election. … These individuals do not like being told … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

The once-upon-a-time liberal teevee channel MSNBC has the lump of coal we liberals apparently deserve: On Tuesday, December 22nd at 7pm ET, MSNBC will premiere an original documentary, “Citizen Trump with Chris Matthews.” The 2016 presidential election is shaping up … Continue reading

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