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Rick Barber

Callers and Guests Sorely Missed at "Battle of Talk Show Hosts" event

Jason Salzman | Posted 12.13.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

You'd expect to get plenty of meaninglessness from a two-hour event featuring 10 yappers skilled at yapping. How could a panel of 10 normal people converse intelligently in such a setting, much less 10 talk-radio hosts?

Jason Linkins

Midterm Madness: The Year In Review (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

How have your would-be lawmakers responded to today's tough circumstances? With the most infantile, substance-free campaign in memory. 2010-11-02-insanitycopy.jpg

Jason Linkins

The Year In Campaign Ads: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly... And Even Worse (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Well, the end of the 2010 campaign season is nigh. And we have so many memories to cherish. Also: so many strange images, that will haunt our dreams...

The Tea Party Mocks the Founders

Doug Kendall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Doug Kendall

If the Tea Partiers want to change our country, they are free to try, but they need to do so the American way: by winning elections.

Jason Linkins

Midterm Madness, Part Deux: The Crazy 2010 Campaign Season Continues (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

What many political wags will tell you is a historic and important campaign for the future of America is basically still a campaign about singing and dancing and gunplay and poltergeists of historical figures and Dutch cleanser.

NAACP Tea Party Resolution Could Go Further

Sally Kohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sally Kohn

I was on Fox News this morning and, in the wake of the NAACP resolution calling on the Tea Party to denounce its racist extremist elements, the panel ...

HARDBALL! Chris Matthews Grills Tea Partier Rick Barber

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Chris Matthews played hardball Wednesday with Alabama congressional candidate Rick Barber. Matthews and Barber — a tea party candidate whose foundi...

Jason Linkins

Rick Barber, Alabama Candidate, Still Talking To Dead Presidents (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Two weeks ago, Rick Barber put up an ad in which he confronted the poltergeists of several Founding Fathers. He's back, and he's talking to Zombie Abe Lincoln, about health care.

President Washington Would Have Squashed Rick Barber Like a Grape

Doug Kendall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Doug Kendall

As every fifth-grader knows, our Founding Fathers rebelled against the British tea taxes primarily because the taxes were imposed upon the colonies without any representation in the British Parliament.

Jason Linkins

Rick Barber Is The Latest Alabama Candidate To Become A YouTube Lunatic (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Here's Rick Barber with a new spot in which he summons the poltergeists of Sam Adams and George Washington and Benjamin Franklin to shout at them in a drunken rant about an armed insurrection against the IRS.

Denver-Boulder's Embarrassment of Podcast Riches

Bob Wells | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Bob Wells

It is our good fortune to have at least three extremely high-quality podcasts available, all of which are highly listenable and highly informative about what's happening.