Saving the GOP from Itself

Charles Pierce over at Esquire begs the Democratic Party to try and salvage what’s left of the GOP.  Looking at the root of the rot, he finds that the Democrats are as culpable in the deterioration of the Republicans as the Republicans are themselves. As conservatism was developing its powerful infrastructure,…

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Ike in ’12?

Charles P. Pierce over at the Esquire Politics Blog is my favorite new source of 100% Prime USDA Black Angus Snark.  Take this tasty little morsel of pure Kobe snark, for example! Ross Douthat, official young sexytime correspondent of The New York Times, spirals out of his comfort zone this morning and finds…

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Paul Jumped the Shark

No not this shark (why the hell is he called a shark anyway) but the proverbial one! Paul Ryan (R-Wall St.) gave a rhetoric filled class warfare speech denouncing class warfare rhetoric at the Koch Brothers founded far right wing Heritage Foundation. The full text can be found here*. Be…

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