Former Senator Enthralled By Sarah Palin's 'Sensuality,' Exposed Knees

In Washington DC, a city where daring to go sans hosiery may be punishable with death, the very sight of a woman's bare knees heaving lustily in the filtered light of a crowded bus are enough to drive some men wild. One of those men is former Senator Arlen Specter, and he's using his forthcoming book to let the world… »3/26/12 1:55pm3/26/12 1:55pm


Republicans Insist On Not Calling Sotomayor Racist, Call Her Racist

  • Senate Minorityi Leader Mitch McConnell doesn't think it's his place to stop or chastise prominent Republicans who are running around screaming, "Racist!" at Judge Sonia Sotomayor. Of course, McConnell doesn't think a lot of things are his place, up to and including holding the Republican Senator majority. […
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The Economy Sucks, Condi Has No Advice And Saxby Chambliss Is A Perv

  • Now that it's been a full year of shitty economic news, we are officially in a recession and have been for a year. Aren't you glad to know? [MSNBC]
  • The market is not glad to know, and it slid almost 700 points after learning the obvious. [NY Times]
  • In other obvious news, Condoleezza Rice doesn't plan to give much…
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Prop 8 Challenge Moves Forward, Other People Screwed For Once

Rahm Sightings, Ted Stevens, Secretaries Of State, And Other Political Obsessions

With only two more Senate races left to watch, an Administration to staff and a country to help out of a financial crisis, Rahm Emanuel took some time out yesterday to speak to a bunch of CEOs, and have dinner in the vicinity of The Daily Beast »11/19/08 10:00am11/19/08 10:00am's . What he said, who he was with and all the important details are after…