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Morning Awful: Boehner is Bad at His Job

At some point, it must become patently clear to the Beltway that John Boehner really is bad at his job. Brian Beutler reports: In remarks at the 2012 Peter G. Peterson Foundation, Boehner will erect the same requirements for raising … Continue reading

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Passing Oceania

The world of 1984, as envisioned by George Orwell From the New York Times: BEIJING — In the wake of Sunday’s deadly riots in its western region of Xinjiang, China’s central government took all the usual steps to enshrine its … Continue reading

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Elitist Bastards! (UPDATE)

Remember the $400 haircut? The arrogance of arugula? From the attack machine that owns thirteen glass houses comes this latest example of Cessna conservatism: Sarah Palin’s wardrobe budget is a staggering $150,000, with not a penny of it spent in … Continue reading

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Those Elitist Bastards

According to, an elitist believes they “deserve favored treatment by virtue of their perceived superiority, as in intellect, social status, or financial resources.” Elitism is “The sense of entitlement enjoyed by such a group or class.” With that fair … Continue reading

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