Category Archives: Digby

The Politics of Being Progressive

In 2011, the progressive blogosphere assumed that fabled, infamous circular firing squad formation and opened fire. The internal politics of netroots are showing up in posts. Digby: The jobs numbers are good, but there also good reason to contain the jubiliation … Continue reading

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Is This The End of Doctor Dean Diebold!? (Hint: No)

The TPM story can be found here. Activism matters. So do elections. Anything that hurts either of these is a wound to us all. (CLICK TO EMBIGGEN) Magic Love Hose makes comics for OsborneInk.com. He lives in Canada where he … Continue reading

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Special Guest Star

I decided not to put a cigar in the robot’s mouth as I thought that would make the comic silly. (CLICK TO EMBIGGEN) Magic Love Hose makes comics for OsborneInk.com. He lives in Canada where he can lob grenades into … Continue reading

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Yes To Puppets

I’m with Digby in her analysis of right-wing dominance in the health care debate: This is, btw, why people make those stupid puppets for the big marches. If you aren’t willing to bring on the Nazi imagery, it’s the only … Continue reading

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Greenwald’s Gripe

I keep getting this Greenwald piece thrown at me in comment sections at HuffPo, and it serves well as a template for progressive anger at Obama over the state of the Senate health care bill. Indeed, one can find a … Continue reading

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Neocons Applying Pressure

Jim Geraghty at National Review Online needs to know two things: (1) Digby is a sweetheart and a fantastic writer, but she’s not “liberal bloggers.” That term includes myself, who was all in favor of expanded operations in Afghanistan six … Continue reading

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Fighting Deficit Fear

From Digby, words everyone should read: “Deficit” is a word that stands for “something terrible I don’t understand.” There is no logic to it. People couldn’t tell you what it means and why they fear it, but they just know … Continue reading

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Maher Gets It Right On Gates

Bill Maher gets it: I’m not even sure this is a racial situation because I don’t know if this cop is racist. But I have to say it seems to me more like a police situation. I think Henry Louis … Continue reading

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