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This analysis of the Trump phenomenon by Thomas Edsall in the NY Times very deftly synthesizes all the polling and other studies that explain just what in the hell is going on with this.  Basically a bunch of white people...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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Sigh:They think Donald Trump’s ideas are “disgusting.” They think he is making a mockery of the American political system and that even he doesn’t take his own candidacy seriously. And that is exactly why they...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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Ed Kilgore says Iowans don't really care about the corruption of their process:Remember that bizarre scene in Season 3 of The Sopranos, where a psychopathic hood who murdered his pregnant girlfriend in the parking lot of Tony’s...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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During an August 4 meet and greet in Manchester, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was filmed telling Granite State voters that “breathing” contributed to climate change. This weekend...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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Oy Vey. He cheats but he's a lot of fun so it's all good. Whatever. I can't think of anything I care about less than anybody's golf game. But following up on my piece below, check this out:Trump has shown...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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One of the scary aspects of the Trump candidacy is the fact that he's moving the goalposts so far to the right that the beltway media, in their unending quest to portray the Republican...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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I wrote about Ben Carson's rise in the polls today for Salon and how it tells us something about Trump and the GOP electorate. Here's an excerpt:There has been a lot of talk about why Trump is so popular,...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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No-fee lunch by Tom Sullivan "Alaska is the only state in the union besides New Hampshire without sales or income tax," writes Alana Semuels in The Atlantic. The Granite State funds itself with one of the highest property taxes in the country, through...
From: Hullabaloo | By: Undercover Blue | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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Here's the latest pathetic attempt to stay relevant:In a five-minute video compilation, Veritas showed senior members of Mrs. Clinton’s team appearing to accept a donation from a Canadian women at Mrs. Clinton’s...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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Courtesy of Kevin Drum who writes:It's September! Hooray! The kids are back in school and Donald Trump's reign over the silly season will soon be coming to an end. Finally, we can start to get serious about choosing...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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Well actually, he never went away.  I wrote about his successful cult for Salon today. Here's an excerpt:He was instrumental in the radicalizing of the same right wing that is now worshipping at the feet of a demagogic billionaire...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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Flowing through the right wing twitter stream today. And it's not a joke. And you wonder why these folks believe so much bullshit?...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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Well, not exactly.  But since women are assumed to not understand the evil that they do when they mercilessly murder fetuses, they can be forgiven if they properly...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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This morning he said upfront, without any obfuscation, that he believes that Clinton only had her separate email server in order to hide her correspondence. And since they haven't found any smoking gun which could justify...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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Earthquakes, the "Big One" & the Pacific Northwestby Gaius PubliusThis is not quite a political story, but it's an important one. Most people west of the Mississippi and many people east of it assume that the so-called "Big One," the mother of all...
From: Hullabaloo | By: Gaius Publius | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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Weakness: The ultimate RW insultby Tom Sullivan If you want a perfect encapsulation of the conservative world view, you need look no further than "A Boy Named Sue," a song made famous by Johnny Cash and (ironically) written by the late Shel Silverstein,...
From: Hullabaloo | By: Undercover Blue | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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This is the day American jumped the shark:It's over folks....
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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And it's against the middle son of the man whose campaign ran the first one:This is no "act of love" as Jeb Bush said...A video posted by Donald J. Trump (@realdonaldtrump) on Aug 31, 2015 at 9:16am PDTHow...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Monday, August 31, 2015
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Steve Benen caught a Rubio pulling a Mitt, which isn't a good thing:It was arguably the biggest takedown of the 2012 presidential campaign. In the third debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney,...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Monday, August 31, 2015
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Here's The Donald's latest atrocity:“If you think that Huma isn’t telling Anthony—who she’s probably desperately in love with in all fairness to Anthony because why else would she marry this guy? Can you believe...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Monday, August 31, 2015
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I wrote about how the media helped create the delayed response to Katrina today for Salon:“This place is going to look like Little Somalia,” Brig. Gen. Gary Jones, commander of the Louisiana...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Monday, August 31, 2015
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Windows 10 — Spyware Disguised as an Operating Systemby Gaius PubliusIf you're like me and work on a Windows-based system, you get these popups from time to time offering to "upgrade" you to Windows 10, Microsoft's latest and greatest, for free. Normally...
From: Hullabaloo | By: Gaius Publius | Monday, August 31, 2015
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How y'all doin'?by Tom Sullivan Axel Foley: What? Y'all the second team?Detective McCabe: We're the first team. Eat black-eyed peas? Sure. Grits? Occasionally at Waffle House. Collard greens? Never. Say y'all? Once in a blue moon. Maybe. A lot of things...
From: Hullabaloo | By: Undercover Blue | Monday, August 31, 2015
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