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From The ‘Things I Don’t Miss’ Files

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Losing the Forest Behind the Trees

by matttbastard Via Memeorandum, some of the other progressive bloggers highlighting McHenry’s statement seem to be primarily concerned with how the Dem0cratic leadership in Congress can use the GOP’s apparent lack of ‘discipline’ to partisan advantage. Yeah, um, so what … Continue reading

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The Shock Doctrine.

by matttbastard and Sarah J We’re watching the collapse of capitalism in real time, slow motion. The economic crisis was largely the result of a vast speculative bubble, one that inevitably had to burst, and those in charge of U.S. … Continue reading

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Quote of the Effing Century (Or, On the Original Stimulus Package)

by matttbastard I rather adore the willy. In fact, when these long, drawn-out discussions about sex happen on radical feminist sites, I sometimes find the urge to hop in, scream “I LIKE DICK!” and run away, giggling like a third-grader. … Continue reading

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Dear Moe Lane

FUCK yo couch! hugs ‘n’ kisses, The Online Left, who will be sleeping like babies tonight because  most of us didn’t swallow the bullshit sammich served up yesterday by the LA Times. Recommend this post at Progressive Bloggers

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Mike Barnicle and Mika Brzezinski: Bloggers != Journalists!!!1one

by matttbastard Transcript: BARNICLE: [S]omeone ought to tell governor Palin that there’s a distinction between blogging and what she refers to as journalism. Blogging – MIKA: Is not journalism! BARNICLE: I would say 95%; maybe 99% of blogging is basically … Continue reading

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I don’t think wingnuts should be anywhere allowed blog.

by matttbastard DRJ, squatting at Patterico’s pad, plops out this wet, stinky turd-like nugget of what passes for insight deep in the bowels of Outer Wingnuttia, regarding Joe the Plumber War Correspondent’s recent, um, statement on the SCLM and its … Continue reading

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Jon Swift and the Best Posts of 2008

by matttbastard It wouldn’t be year end review time without Jon Swift’s annual survey of 2008′s best blog posts, culled from his huge-ass blogroll and chosen by the bloggers themselves (including yours truly). I can’t think of a better way … Continue reading

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A Special Note re: the Associated Press

This is Jennifer Palmieri, acting CEO of the Center for American Progess [sic] Action Fund. Most readers know that the views expressed on matttbastard’s blog are his own and don’t always reflect the views of the Center for American Progress … Continue reading

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Jane Says

by matttbastard Like Atrios, I’m not at all thrilled at the prospect of a legacy appointment to the Senate, especially  someone who has never run for elected office. But Jane Hamsher’s recent irony-free HuffPo missive is a classic example of … Continue reading

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