Debbie Wasserman Schultz makes hacktastic attempt to spin Fla. election loss

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http://twitter.com/#!/amylutz4/status/443535846080135168 Democrats are reeling from an embarrassing loss in the 13th district of Florida for a vacant congressional seat.  Democrat Alex Sink was defeated by Republican David Jolly to fill out the term of Republican Bill Young, who died in last fall. The district, which is widely considered a bellwether, was carried by President Barack […]

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‘Better call Saul’: Actor Bryan Cranston forgets how SCOTUS appointments work

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When it comes to politics, maybe Bryan Cranston’s best course would be to tread lightly: That’s all well and good, but see, we also have these things called senatorial elections. And senators are kind of in charge of approving the president’s SCOTUS nominations. Saul may be shady, but even he could tell you that the […]

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‘Class act’: A gracious Mitt Romney responds to MSNBC’s mockery of his grandson; Update: Video added

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http://twitter.com/#!/TopGearUKfan/status/419834502564048896 This morning on “Fox News Sunday,” Mitt Romney addressed MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry’s latest apology for hosting a panel mocking his adopted grandson. And as usual, he kept it classy: http://twitter.com/#!/brianstelter/status/419834637540524032 However, he was careful to stress the importance of leaving politicians’ children out of the mud: http://twitter.com/#!/FoxNewsSunday/status/419834025709015041 We hope MSNBC was paying especially […]

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Tearful Melissa Harris-Perry addresses mockery of Romney baby [video]

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http://twitter.com/#!/dorseyshaw/status/419484098898321408 Last weekend, Melissa Harris-Perry hosted a despicable MSNBC panel that mocked Mitt Romney’s adopted black grandson. Transracial adoption? Hi-freaking-larious, according to her panel. Her apology tweets — complete with self-serving hashtag — struck many as a faux-pology. So today, a choked-up Harris-Perry issued an on-air apology to the Romney family and “other families formed through transracial adoption.” http://twitter.com/#!/moorehn/status/419483990442381312 […]

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‘Obama’s homeboy’ Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie crushed in Dem primary

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Hawaii Gov Neal Abercrombie loses primary 67-32%; Sen Brian Schatz D-HI leads by 1700 votes w/8k votes still out — Jamie Dupree (@jamiedupree) August 10, 2014 A few weeks ago, Politco reported that President Obama cut radio ads for uber-liberal incumbent Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie: President Barack Obama is stepping up to help endangered Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie — a […]

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‘So good!’ Delicious tears: Hey, Dems, how’s #Fl13 working for you?

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Dear @dccc: how's that #fl13 race going? Lololol. — Greg Pollowitz (@GPollowitz) May 14, 2014 Giggling madly? Achieved! Why? Oh, this happened: http://twitter.com/#!/AndrewHClark/status/466252263993118720 Stop! Our sides can’t take it. Why did Ed Jany drop out of the Florida race? Democrats' candidate in #FL13 has some serious holes in his resume. Looks like the @DCCC didn't […]

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‘Major trouble’: House GOP hopeful Carl DeMaio accused of sexual harassment [video]

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WTF just happened to Carl DeMaio on CNN just now. Wow. — Shira T. Center (@shiracenter) October 10, 2014 That was bizarre and.. graphic. Still processing. RT @shiracenter: WTF just happened to Carl DeMaio on CNN just now. Wow. — Noah Rothman (@NoahCRothman) October 10, 2014 Processing what, exactly? @NoahCRothman Don't leave us in suspense. […]

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‘Can a magazine jump a shark?’ The New Republic redefines ‘voter suppression’

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“Didja hear how the GOP is suppressing the vote?” “Dogs? Water cannons?”’ “WORSE. They’re, gasp, LEAVING A DEM ON THE BALLOT!” “…” — Sonny Bunch (@SonnyBunch) September 05, 2014 Welp, give The New Republic points for creativity with this one: Kansas Republicans just invented a new form of voter suppression http://t.co/NyzodKLkar — The New Republic […]

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