Clinton Campaign Manager Tells What May Be the Dumbest Lie in Recorded Human History

Politics is spin. I know that. I know at this very moment that every single politician running for President is extremely calculating in their strategies. That doesn’t bother me. Calculation isn’t indicative of rot, it’s merely a byproduct of living in a word in which any single thing you say and do is under constant surveillance and scrutiny. Long story short, I’m no longer dizzy from the everyday political spin. Until today. On Sunday’s “Face the Nation,” Hillary’s Campaign Manager Robbie Read more […]

CBS Makes Defeating ISIS Sound Easy

On Sunday CBS’ Face the Nation Peggy Noonan and her fellow roundtable guests made stopping ISIS seem downright simple! Listen to what Noonan says around 6:55 – “It’s one thing to send U.S. guys in there for intelligence, for guidance, for some leadership,”  Noonan told host Bob Schieffer . “That’s different from, ‘Hey guys, let’s invade a nation and do nation building.’ ISIS is a specific threat. We probably know of fifty targets on which we can go boom boom boom. Yes, there Read more […]

Kerry to Putin: You Can’t Just Invade a Country on Trumped Up Pretexts

You tell him, Mr. Secretary. Make sure Putin understands that the only country that can do that is the U.S. of A. How dare Russia pretend like they’re on par with us. John Kerry had this to say on Bob Schieffer’s Face the Nation: “Well, it’s an incredible act of aggression. It is really a stunning, willful choice by President Putin to invade another country. Russia is in violation of the sovereignty of Ukraine. Russia is in violation of its international obligations. Russia is in violation Read more […]

CBS’s Bob Schieffer: Polls Show Most Americans Favor Obamacare

In politics and media, opinion polls are everything. Constantly surveying public opinion allows politicians to tailor their rhetoric to appeal to the majority of their audience. But things get difficult when politicians are being paid by lobbyists to support something that is generally unpopular with their constituents. Then they have to twist and distort the data to try to make people more receptive to it. And that’s what the media are for. They’re there for the politicians, hammering Read more […]