davidl on March 13th, 2014

Snark of the Day from Stacy’s crazy older cousin, John McCain: “John Kerry and the president, they could be hitting the trifecta here. Gross failure on all three. So he has to go over to Asia and talk about climate change and say it’s the most important issue? Hello? On what planet does he reside?” […]

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davidl on January 18th, 2013

Chris Christie is  just a fat version of John McCain without the war record or Colin Powell without the sun tan.  Christie has learned the McCain rule.  The surest way for a pretend  republican to get fawning media coverage is to attack a real republican or conservative, from Melissa Hayes, North Jersey: Governor Christie called […]

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davidl on August 23rd, 2012

Stacy McCain discovers (rediscovers?) the well known fact that Mike Huckabee, a/k/a Dope from Hope, is a moron,  from Other McCain: We Are Once Again Reminded Why You Can’t Spell ‘Huckabee’ Without an ‘F’ We we noted four years ago: Our position on Mike Huckabee is simple. He is an idiot. Mike Huckabee another person […]

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Eric Florack on August 18th, 2012

I’ve been saying it now for a decade and more… Get a real conservative in the lead role of a presidential election and there will be no stopping them. Of course, the usual suspects pooh-pooh that concept, saying a conservative has no chance up against a “moderate”… like John McCain, for example. That real conservatives […]

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davidl on December 8th, 2011

With all due respect, does anyone care who John McCain endorses? William A. Jacobson, Legal Insurrection As you may deduce from my quote editing, I only deem the Professor half right, this time.     Frankly  for  the record, this is the only McCain in the arena, of which I give a damn.

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davidl on March 31st, 2010

So who is the Tea Bagger? I won tries to muddle the message, from USA Today: President Obama said many Tea Party followers have “mainstream legitimate concerns,” but their movement is built around a “core group” of opponents who call him a socialist and question his citizenship. Is the Dim One calling the Reverend Al […]

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davidl on March 17th, 2009

I am neither a lawyer, play one on television, nor give press conferences pretending to me one.    In other words, I am not Barack Obama,  Helene Cooper, New York Times: WASHINGTON – President Obama vowed to try to stop the faltering insurance giant American International Group from paying out hundreds of millions of dollars in bonuses […]

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davidl on December 14th, 2008

This is the RNC message wihich John McPain can’t stand, video: Hat tip: Moe Lane, Red State. While McPain can’t stand the video, I like it.  We tried the reaching out and the new tone business for eight years.   I, for one, am all for the old tone and the closed hand.   What say you? […]

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Eric Florack on December 14th, 2008

Mike Allen at The Politico: In a surprising rebuke to the warriors who fought for him through tough times, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) on Sunday sided with President-elect Barack Obama and scolded the Republican National Committee for fanning the Illinois corruption scandal. On ABC’s “This Week,” host George Stephanopoulos asked: “The chairman of the Republican […]

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davidl on December 7th, 2008

“Cold Cash” Jefferson left out in the cold. When Mrs. Pelosi become Speaker of the House, she vowed to “drain the swamp.”    Rather than draining her swamp, Mrs. Pelosi has allowed her swamp to become even more infested.   Well yesterday, voters of Louisiana’s Second Congressional District took matters into their own hands and drained Mrs. […]

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Eric Florack on November 8th, 2008

Did you see this in the New York Times, this morning? ANCHORAGE — Gov. Sarah Palin of Alaska fired back Friday at the unnamed McCain campaign aides who have been maligning her in recent days, saying that their criticism was “cruel and it’s mean-spirited, it’s immature, it’s unprofessional, and those guys are jerks.” Well, ya […]

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You’re going to hear quite a bit from the left over ‘the death of conservatism’ over the next few weeks. But they’ve got it wrong. I say, what we’ve got is the death of compromised conservatism as espoused by George W Bush, his father, GHW Bush, and by more recently, John McCain. This morning, we […]

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Eric Florack on November 5th, 2008

The Wall Street Journal states the bloody obvious: According to recent Gallup polls, the president’s average approval rating is below 30% — down from his 90% approval in the wake of 9/11. Mr. Bush has endured relentless attacks from the left while facing abandonment from the right. This is the price Mr. Bush is paying […]

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Eric Florack on November 1st, 2008

“Is McCain making a move? The three-day average holds steady, but McCain outpolled Obama today, 48% to 47%. He is beginning to cut into Obama’s lead among independents, is now leading among blue collar voters, has strengthened his lead among investors and among men, and is walloping Obama among NASCAR voters. Joe the Plumber may […]

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Art Smith on November 1st, 2008

Passed on by a friend of mine today…   I can’t add a thing to that. Cross-posted from The Conservative Reader.

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