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Ed Rendell Chats With Rich Zeoli About Hillary Clinton, Chris Christie And The Pope

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Ed Rendell addressed a series of political issues on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT with Rich Zeoli, including Hillary Clinton’s campaign corralling reporters in a rope line during a parade she attended New Hampshire and calls for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie to resign in order to run for President. 420 more words

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Progressive scorecard

1968. The Democratic party, bitterly divided between liberals and way liberals, blows up.

1972. George McGovern is elected in a landslide victory and America is changed forever. 97 more words

Think Pieces

Friends Of Boston Marathon Bomber Sentenced To Prison

BOSTON (CBS/AP) – Two friends of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were sentenced to serve at least three years in prison on Friday.

On Friday afternoon, Tsarnaev’s friend,  476 more words


Simpsons joke origins: Sideshow Bob's campaign ad

Remember when Sideshow Bob ran for mayor? I’ll spare you the embarrassment of not knowing who Sideshow Bob is and show you his campaign ad. 144 more words

The Simpsons

Repo Week- Day 2: “The trouble with normal/is it always gets worse"

First off, a shoutout to Bruce Cockburn. Today’s headline is ripped straight from one of his songs. It’s actually the title track of his… 400 more words


If I Were Michael Dukakis - The Death Penalty Answer

Perhaps among the dozen most famous Presidential Debate Moments in our national history came in the 1988 race, and was asked of Michael Dukakis, then Massachusetts Governor, a Democrat: 350 more words


Jesse Jackson Jr. Leaves Federal Prison To Halfway House

Someone who I admired and followed his career closely really has fallen from grace, Jesse Jackson Jr., has been released from an Alabama prison after serving a year and a half for illegally spending $750,000 in campaign funds.   49 more words