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Entries by Bob Franken from 05/2008

Toxic Gas

| Posted 05.01.2008 | Huffington Post

Sometimes we fail to ask the most obviously vital question. For instance: what does Rev Jeremiah Wright think about that proposal to temporarily su...

A Civics Lesson with Your Waffle

| Posted 05.05.2008 | Politics

It's true that all sides have traditionally tried to intimidate reporters who challenge any party line, but we seem to have regressed to the point that any adversarial coverage is considered an intrusion.

To Hill and Back

| Posted 05.09.2008 | Huffington Post

While Hillary Clinton is still going through the motions, there are clear signs that it has started to sink in that divine destiny has not orfained ...

Talking Over Glossing Over

| Posted 05.12.2008 | Politics

Will those hunkered down in Hillaryland be able to emerge and take orders from people in Obama's staff they've spent so many months trying to destroy?

Obama, Edwards and the Disappearing Hillary

| Posted 05.15.2008 | Huffington Post

If we didn't realize it before, now we know that Barack Obama is a magician. At least he knows how to pull a rabbit out of his hat. The rabbit, of ...

Meaner than Mean

| Posted 05.17.2008 | Huffington Post

Let's consider the possibilities: Maybe a great many of our political leaders truly are so dense, that they fail to realize their choice of words ...

Hillary: We Really Don't Care

| Posted 05.18.2008 | Media

We're an easy, simplistic target for the Hillary Clintons of this world who choose to paint with a broad brush when they need someone to blame for their predicaments.

Hiding the Embarrassment

| Posted 05.28.2008 | Media

Who would have thought that it would be Scott McClellan, the ever-loyal stick-to-the-message press secretary who would nail one of the worst outrages of this administration.