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Morris Super PAC Targets Rahall

Heath Harrison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Heath Harrison

As the final week of the campaign begins, the New York Times reports that FOX News commentator Dick Morris has targeted W.Va. Democratic Congressman N...

Report: Dick Morris Pushed GOP Group On Fox News Without Saying They Paid Him

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Media Matters reports that, during multiple appearances on Fox News, pundit and political strategist Dick Morris promoted a group raising money in sup...

Dick Morris Movie

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


A Message to Republicans: Don't Go Measuring the Drapes Just Yet

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

The electorate is angry and disenchanted with politicians on both sides of the aisle. But the polls still show voters' preference for Democrats when the question is who can better handle the economy and the nation's main problems.

The GOP's Bizarre and Cynical "Pledge to America"

Gerald McEntee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gerald McEntee

One can only marvel at the extreme cynicism evident in the Republican Party's bizarre 21-page "Pledge to America." The document is only the tip of the...

Deficit Drivel: Hillary Singing Same Wrong Tune As Obama

Marshall Auerback | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marshall Auerback

Rational discourse about fiscal policy is not helped when our Secretary of State begins espousing the notion that our deficit represents a security threat, along the lines of a financial bubonic plague or comparable to a terrorist threat.

Newsmax Gave Bill McCollum Much More Than an Endorsement

Terry Krepel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Terry Krepel

On Aug. 9, Newsmax ran a rare editorial endorsement of a candidate Bill McCollum, running in the Republican primary for Florida governor. Unmentioned was the fact that Newsmax had slanted its coverage of the race.

When Does Fox News' Ugly Muslim Bashing Become the Story?

Eric Boehlert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Eric Boehlert

One month after launching a jaw-dropping campaign of racial discord and warning of a looming, Obama-led "race war," Fox News and the far-right media have turned the page of the hate hymnal and embraced a new enemy: Muslims.

Samuel J. Wurzelbacher, Joe the Plumber: Fighting for the American Dream (Austin, Texas: PearlGate Publishing 2008) 192 pp.

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Joseph A. Palermo

Wurzelbacher's deep understanding of the intellectual umbilical cords of modern conservatism is why Mike Gallagher and Sean Hannity have offered their high praise of his work.

Will Smith's Last Pharaoh vs. Egypt's History by Hollywood

Aladdin Elaasar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Aladdin Elaasar

Will Smith's upcoming movie sheds light on long forgotten Egyptian history. If you want to know the true story of the Last Pharaoh of Egypt, you'd better pay attention to what's going on in Egypt today and in the near future.

A Revolution in the Making?

Aladdin Elaasar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Aladdin Elaasar

A sense of frustration, hopelessness and repression seems to be haunting Egyptian youth and the older people as well, struggling to make ends meet. The result has impacted Egyptian society.

Outrage Is All the Rage

Michael Sigman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael Sigman

Sometimes you have to respond to lies -- think Obama and the birthers. But in most cases, the more rewarding path is simple, though far from easy: Let it be.

Thirty Years after Khomeini: Will Egypt Turn into another Iran?

Aladdin Elaasar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Aladdin Elaasar

The 83-year-old President Mubarak of Egypt has been in power since 1981. Concerns about his health draw much greater attention to the question of who will next rule the nation of Egypt.

Yea! Ten Unexpected Pleasures to Come With Health Care Reform!

Lea Lane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Lea Lane

This hard-fought reform offers several immediate and eventual bonuses you may not have thought of.

Is Egypt's Economy in Crisis?

Aladdin Elaasar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Aladdin Elaasar

Egypt is undergoing a severe liquidity crisis caused by the loss of hard currency from few sources: tourism was a key source of foreign exchange and the main engine of growth.

Joe Biden At 2010 Radio & TV Correspondents' Dinner: VP Biden Jokes About Israel Visit, Naked Rahm, Tips From Tiger Woods (VIDEO)

Posted 12.05.2013 | Politics

Vice President Joe Biden delivered some very funny one-liners Wednesday night at the 2010 Radio and Television Correspondents' Dinner. While Biden ...

League of American Voters -- Or the League of Newsmax Columnists?

Terry Krepel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Terry Krepel

Newsmax has served as one of the main media outlets for the League of American Voters, a group proclaiming that it is "Leading the Fight to Stop the O...

Will Smith, The Last Pharaoh

Aladdin Elaasar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Aladdin Elaasar

Will Smith's latest project, The Last Pharaoh, is a greatmega action movie expected by millions of fans around the globe.

Risky Business in the Arab World

Aladdin Elaasar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Aladdin Elaasar

Why is it hard for Arab and Muslim writers, professors, intellectuals and average persons to speak out against suicide bombers, Jihadists, anti-Semitism and anti-Americanism in their countries?

Olbermann Names Dick Morris 'Worst Person In The World' (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Last night on "Countdown" host Keith Olbermann awarded the medal for "Worst Person in the World" to Fox News political analyst Dick Morris. Morris ta...

"New York and Cali and Jersey, Oh My!" Punch-Drunk Republicans Predict a Revolution in November

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

Whether it's GOP head Michael Steele, pols, or right wing media spinheads, conservatives have been giddily regurgitating ad nauseum about how the "country is undergoing a massive shift to the right," as Sean Hannity disingenuously boasts.

Triangulation by Dummies

Eric Schmeltzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Schmeltzer

Obama's spending freeze holds down the total amount of discretionary spending, but allows cuts in one program to pay for increases in another. Rather than attract supporters from both sides, it manages to piss off pretty much everyone. It's triangulation by dummies.

Knowing Know-It-Alls

Michael Sigman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael Sigman

The know-it-alls in our lives have read and listened to the entire Western Canon yet still find the time to go to every new restaurant, club and museum exhibit.

Health Care Reform is Critically Important, But Getting Americans Back to Work is More So

Robert Reich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Reich

The optimist in me says Obama can pivot off a health-care victory and launch some new initiatives that palpably and quickly spur job growth. The realist says there aren't any such initiatives.

Fox News Is the Story

Eric E. Burns | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Eric E. Burns

The White House has exposed Fox News for what it is: not a news organization, but a partisan political entity that is waging a war against the Obama administration and its progressive agenda.