Eric Florack on April 5th, 2008

MISSOULA, Mont. — On the air, Ed Schultz, a liberal talk show host based in Fargo, N.D., is well-known for his blunt criticisms of the Bush Administration and the Republican Party. But Mr. Schultz, a fervent supporter of Senator Barack Obama, may have gone too far late Friday when he called Senator John McCain “a […]

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davidl on April 5th, 2008

“I cannot believe, […] that the only alternative to white racism is black racism. … I publicly repudiate, condemn and reject all white racists. I call upon you to publicly repudiate, condemn and reject all black racists.” Spiro Agnew, yes that Spiro Agnew, as quoted by Gregory Kane, Baltimore Sun.

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Eric Florack on April 5th, 2008

Today, McQ relates the story of a young National Guard staff sergeant who was a convoy commander in charge of getting all the vehicles and the 15 soldiers back to his base in Iraq safely. Naturally about 30 insurgents decided they’d ambush him and the convoy with the idea of killing or capturing them all. […]

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By way of James Joyner, I note Teagan Goddard, the morning: Taegan Goddard argues that Hillary Clinton’s release of seven years of tax returns just after four yesterday was smooth. Tactically, it’s a perfect time to release them?—?especially if there’s any controversial news in the documents. 1. News coverage will continue to focus on the […]

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