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Semantic Nonsense

Jason Linkins

Washington Times Compares 'Tea-Bagger' To N-Word

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

This "Inside the Beltway" column from Jennifer Harper in the Washington Times begins, "The term 'tea-bagger' is like uttering the 'n' word, some say." Oh, really? Well, "some people" are wrong!

We Won in Iraq -- A Long Time Ago

Dave Winer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dave Winer

Remember when our troops marched into Baghdad, took the place over, drove Saddam into a hole and arrested or killed the government? Then we disbanded their army -- that's what victory looks like.