From the daily archives: Monday, October 13, 2008

Take a look and we’ll discuss:

First and foremost, we simply must get beyond the overt and dangerous mix of politics, governing, and religion. It’s toxic and un-American. I’m hopeful we can do that. Generic invocations of God are one thing. Talking about Jesus defeating Buddha is quite another.

Secondly, if you are going to bash other religions you might as well make a cursory attempt at being knowledgeable about them. Reverend Conrad appears to be completely ignorant about the subject matter. Hindu is not a God. It’s an adherent of the religion Hinduism. Hinduism for the most […]

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The short and simple of it:

McCain lacks the character and temperament to be president. And Palin is simply a disgrace.

The takeaway:

It therefore seems to me that the Republican Party has invited not just defeat but discredit this year, and that both its nominees for the highest offices in the land should be decisively repudiated, along with any senators, congressmen, and governors who endorse them.

If there was a wingnut blogger on the right in Ohio with any stones whatsoever, that person would come out and repudiate both McCain AND Palin. But there isn’t, so they won’t.

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In his latest article, Ken Blackwell gives Bob Schieffer some advice on making this week’s Presidential Debate less boring.

Which is pretty damn funny given that, a few years back, Ken Blackwell gave one of the worst debate performances in the history of televised political debates. He was nasty and mean and, much of the time, made no sense at all. But, I suppose, no one would ever call that debate boring.

Here’s the classic NAMBLA moment:

So I guess if Bob wants to turn his Presidential Debate into a crazy circus of accusations and misremembered acronyms […]

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Right Where He Wants Them…

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Who is he trying to convince? Us or himself?

“Let me give you the state of the race today. We have 22 days to go. We’re 6 points down. The national media has written us off. Senator Obama is measuring the drapes, and planning with Speaker Pelosi and Senator Reid to raise taxes, increase spending, take away your right to vote by secret ballot in labor elections, and concede defeat in Iraq. But they forgot to let you decide. My friends, we’ve got them just where we want them.

Listen. Partisans are locked and loaded. Independents are breaking […]

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