Sorry for the light posting today. I wound up getting called up to do a TV spot, which necessitated an emergency trip to a barber, which necessitated a long wait at the barber, and, well, the whole day didn't allow much time for writing. I did manage to compile a long collection of tweets by … Continue reading Bill Kristol gets a thing wrong
Max Fisher is upset about a couple of things. First, he's irritated that Vice-President Joe Biden's 2006 call for Iraq to be federalized, with significant autonomy for its Kurdish, Sunni Arab, and Shiʿa communities, has, in the collective imagination of the DC foreign policy establishment, somehow morphed into a call to partition Iraq into three … Continue reading Joe Biden’s Iraqi federalism idea isn’t “terrible,” it just probably wouldn’t do much good
https://twitter.com/ChadLivengood/status/606243573269413888 Good week for a Joe Biden joke, definitely. Nothing but class, this Cruz fella. UPDATE: Cruz apologizes. Credit where credit is due, this is a pretty good apology, no fuzzy "sorry if anybody was offended" crap. Still have to question the judgment that allowed the joke to be made in the first place.
I know our VP has a tendency to run at the mouth, but this is too much: Vice President Joe Biden was called out by the Anti-Defamation League on Tuesday after he employed a term historically used as a slur to describe Jews as greedy moneylenders. Addressing the Legal Services Corporation at its 40th anniversary … Continue reading Oh, Joe Biden, what the hell?