Won’t You Come Home, Bernie Sanders

Won’t You Come Home, Bernie Sanders

One other thing related to the Democrats’ debates occurred to me today. I call it The Bernie Sanders Problem. Bernie deserves an enormous amount of credit for giving voice to many progressive policies that weren’t getting national attention until he ran...
Dems Debate Dos

Dems Debate Dos

Observations about last night’s second Democratic debate in Detroit… The big question last night was how frontrunner Joe Biden would do after stumbling through the first debate in Miami. Unfortunately, I don’t think he did himself any favors, as he...
Live-Tweeting The Democratic Debate

Live-Tweeting The Democratic Debate

My snarky observations while watching the Democratic debate in Detroit tonight… I wish Jake Tapper, like Chuck Todd and other debate moderators, would just let the candidates exchange ideas about various issues, instead of sticking to some dumb rules structure....
As I Tweeted

As I Tweeted

Someday, Americans of all kinds will remember where they were when they heard that Eric Swalwell was no longer a candidate for president of the United States....
Chuck Todd Debate Moderator Rulebook

Chuck Todd Debate Moderator Rulebook

Rule #1: take 40 seconds to ask a question, but limit responses to 30 seconds. Rule #2: ask repeatedly about “gun confiscation,” even though it isn’t — and never was — a real thing. Rule #3: ask inside-the-beltway questions that...
Lawsuit Of The Day

Lawsuit Of The Day

Congrats to comedian, Daily Beast contributor, and former frequent guest on my radio show Dean Obeidallah, who won a $4.1 million lawsuit against Andrew Anglin, the founder of a neo-Nazi website, who falsely accused him of being behind an Isis attack. That smear led...