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The Voting Dead: Political Zombie Cannibals

Robert Brenner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Brenner

It's impossible to reason with the Tea Baggers. They just lurch from rally to rally muttering about "lower taxes" and "brains." And don't get 'em started on Obama.

Men Up, Grizzlies Down

Melanie Billings-Yun | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Melanie Billings-Yun

Of all the many lessons we can draw from this election, the one that looms out for me is that wanton attacks on another candidate's gender don't win v...

Women and the Political Landscape: Unraveling Perplexing Issues

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marcia G. Yerman

Who gets to decide what the narrative for women in politics really is? Is it the female candidates who choose to run? The media that interprets them to the public? The platforms they align themselves with?

What Happened to the "Mama Grizzlies"?

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Danny Groner

One of the early narratives written during this midterm election cycle highlighted Sarah Palin's "mama grizzlies" and the power and potential of some ...

True Patriot: Mama Grizzly or Barbara Jordan?

Ann Daly, PhD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ann Daly, PhD

So I'm waiting for my husband to show up at the Austin Airport, and I'm sticking near the Barbara Jordon statue. And then it hits me. That statue of former Congresswoman Barbara Jordan is the answer to my mama grizzly problem.

Sarah Palin Lets Her 'Mama Grizzly' Out On 'DWTS' (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Last night on "Jimmy Kimmel Live," Kimmel had some fun at Sarah Palin's expense when he discussed her visit to "Dancing With The Stars." It appears th...

Sarah & the GOPettes: Assessing the O'Donnell Victory

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

With Christine O'Donnell's victory, Tea Baggers are sending the same kind of naive, misguided, anger-fueled message to the Republican Party that the Naderites sent to Democrats in the 2000 presidential election.

Sarah "The Quitter" Palin's Delusion

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

Two years from now Palin will once again be reminded that while some voters may salivate at the thought of hearing her speak, they still cringe at the thought of her as president.

South Dakota's 'Battle Of The Babes': The Democrat 'Mama Grizzly' vs. 'The Next Sarah Palin'

The Washington Post | Philip Rucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The "Battle of the Babes," as some political watchers in the state are calling it, will decide more than just who holds South Dakota's at-large House ...

An Open Letter to Newt Gingrich

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

Just think Newt, after you and The Wasilla Wonder are nominated you can start thinking about your cabinet, and how you can stock it with brilliant 21st Century thinkers and bridge-builders like Rand Paul, Ken Buck and Sharron Angle.

Who's The Mama Grizzly Now? National Media Goes Bushwhacking In Alaska

AlaskaDispatch.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
AlaskaDispatch.com

What is it with the national media and Alaska these days? Were reporters infected with a case of Palin-steria after the national elections? Ever since...

Bristol's Baby Daddy's Another Baby's Daddy!

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

With Palin on the campaign trail once again, with self-righteous, morality-police guns ablaze, it's comic relief listening to her Tea Party drivel about family values and "taking back America" to the way our Founding Fathers would want it.

Mama Grizzly's Cojones

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

So far, like her Tea Baggin' pals Michele Bachmann, Sharron Angle and Rand Paul, Palin offers nothing meaningful to the debate and excites no one beyond her narrow-minded, race-baiting base.

Letter to Sarah Palin From Fellow Mama Grizzly

Sally Kohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sally Kohn

I'm confused by your recent video calling for an uprising of "Mama Grizzlies"; specifically, how you are now casting your nonsensical ideological narrow-mindedness as protecting "Mama Grizzlies." Don't you hunt bears from helicopters?