Welcome to the 'Dog Days' of summer, at the height of the political Silly Season. This year, one dog did indeed have his day in August, as 7-year-old 'Duke' just won a rather bizarre election to become mayor of Cormorant, Minnesota.
We expect higher standards from NBC. All believers in fair and accurate reporting should contact NBC News and make plain that the bias in tonight's newscast did not go unnoticed and we will expect that it not be repeated.
The parallels between the hate speech of the early 1960s and today are numerous and disturbing. But there are also important differences. So, where does the Republican leadership stand on playing with matches?
One of the principal reasons why large percentages of Americans have been misled about health insurance reform and President Obama is the abdication of responsible journalism by much pf the mainstream media.