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Jason Linkins

Scritti Politti: February 4, 2009 | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

As the dawn breaks on a hopeful 2009, it is great to see the rise of a figure who so perfectly encapsulates the sense of responsibility and leadership...

A Wry Look-Back at the Presidential Campaign

Lea Lane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lea Lane

Has it been only two months since the presidential campaign ended?

Jason Linkins

Campbell Brown, Jon Stewart Talk Bias, Bullshit, Bounds On Daily Show | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Campbell Brown's been doing some really great work (see links below) without receiving much fanfare, so one can only hope she stays on the path she's trod thus far.

"Spontaneous" McCain: His Gut is His Achilles' Heel

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

This was one of those "spontaneous" things. Joe the Plumber had had his conversation with Obama about taxes, and the cameras had been rolling, and McCain had found out about it.

Jason Linkins

Kristol Fends Off Criticism, Stands By Suggestion That McCain 'Liberate' Himself | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Kristol fails to take into account that McCain's current staff is the only force on earth that can keep the candidate even slightly grounded and on-message.

Seth Colter Walls

Aide: McCain Likely To Confront Obama Over Ayers At Next Debate | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Monday afternoon, John McCain spokesman Tucker Bounds offered a quick preview of the third and final presidential debate this Wednesday at Hofstra ...

John McCain: Cartoon Villain, Oscar Saboteur

David Quigg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Quigg

Instead of campaigning, McCain seems now to be traveling the country trying to make sure that no movie version of President Obama's life will ever win an Oscar.

Jason Linkins

Contessa Brewer Wins Latest Round Of "Stump Tucker Bounds" | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Another day, another opportunity for a teevee news anchor to play, and subsequently win, a round of Stump Tucker Bounds!

Jason Linkins

McCain Campaign Can't...Won't...Rule Out Gramm As Treasury Secretary | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

For those of you who have developed a fondness for Tucker Bounds-themed bondage and domination videos, here's another YouTube where David Shuster chor...

Jason Linkins

Fox's Megyn Kelly Works Over McCain Flack | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A fortnight ago, we noted of the way CNN's Campbell Brown stumped McCain spokesperson Tucker "Anchorman" Bounds with a bunch of questions to which he ...

Meet the Bloggers: Henry Rollins and Paul Waldman Spurn the Media's Love for McCain

Robert Greenwald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Robert Greenwald

2008-09-07-meetblogg.jpg Make no mistake, FOX is willing to do whatever it takes to advance their conservative agenda. They will lie, smear, and distort to their hearts' content.

Tucker Bounds: Campbell Brown The "Consummate Professional," "We Had A Good Time," "CNN Is Top Notch"

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Just one day after the McCain campaign canceled John McCain's scheduled appearance on "Larry King Live" in retaliation for Campbell Brown's tough inte...

Jason Linkins

Palin's Record Of Commanding Alaska National Guard Is Greatly Exaggerated | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Okay. Cast your mind back to two nights ago, when CNN's Campbell Brown, persistently and determinedly, went after McCain spokesman Tucker Bounds on a...

McCain, Brown, King and Everybody

Bob Franken | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Bob Franken

As far as the McCain camp seems to be concerned, all this challenging journalism is getting out of hand.

John McCain Cancels CNN Appearance After Campbell Brown's Bounds Interview

Broadcasting & Cable | John Eggerton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

According to CNN, Republican presidential nominee Sen. John McCain (Ariz.) pulled out of a scheduled interview with the network after a segment with C...

Jason Linkins

McCain Goes Vindictive On CNN, Cancels Larry King Live Appearance | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Remember how yesterday night, CNN's Campbell Brown asked McCain flack Tucker "Anchorman" Bounds a simple question, then chortled and smiled at the sig...

Epic Fail: McCain Campaign Magnifies CNN/Palin Debacle

Nathaniel Bach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Nathaniel Bach

With all the talk about the vetting (or apparent lack thereof) by the McCain campaign, it's no surprise staffers didn't vet the campaign's response to CNN's Palin questions. And playing the victim in the wake of the disastrous appearance has done the campaign no favors.

Sarah Palin's Amazing Feat: The Transformation of GOP Leaders Into Stepford Wives

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Russnow

On TV panel discussion after another, no matter what obvious shortcoming of Palin is presented, these so-called knowledgeable and pure Americans have a ready answer no matter how illogical.

Jason Linkins

McCain Spokesman Stumped Trying To Explain Why Palin Is Ready To Be Commander-In-Chief (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

So, I know that one of the reasons John McCain hastily chose Sarah Palin as his running-and-soul mate was because he thought that Palin would exude so...

Jason Linkins

The Masterful Math Of Tucker Bounds | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

I'm really enjoying McCain spokesperson Tucker Bounds' response to this Obama ad today: "In the Senate, Barack Obama has voted in lockstep with Presi...

Nico Pitney

McCain Spokesman: Obama Hasn't Visited Mexico City! | Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Following Obama's trip abroad, it looked like the McCain campaign had lost a key talking point about Obama's failure to visit Iraq and Afghanistan rec...

Seth Colter Walls

Wexler: McCain Attack On Obama's Holocaust Museum Visit "Shameful" | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Florida Democrat Robert Wexler isn't pleased with the McCain campaign's decision to attack remarks made by Barack Obama during his visit today to Isra...

McCain Spokesperson Re: Denver Post: "I Don't Review Some of the Regional Media"

Mario Solis-Marich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mario Solis-Marich

McCain's national spokesman said he doesn't "review some of the regional media." In other words, the campaign would like to define its national agenda by what's reported in the Washington Post.