OILBAMA-PALOOZA: The Corruption Gusher Trial Of Rod Blagojevich And The Anniversary Of Titanic Hubris
Let’s call it OilBama-Palooza!
Today David Broder wrote “There isn’t a name for it that has become part of the popular culture.” Broder meant the crude horror wafting towards mainland America is without a name. But the entire Obama slip and slide clown circus of corruption needs a name. Let’s call it OilBama-Palooza! The slimy worst is yet to come!
Caught in the oil
A short entry – AP Photographer Charlie Riedel just filed the following images of seabirds caught in the oil slick on a beach on Louisiana’s East Grand Terre Island. As BP engineers continue their efforts to cap the underwater flow of oil, landfall is becoming more frequent, and the effects more evident. (8 photos total)
Gusher still flows, but more drilling is on its way
— Valliere: Barack Obama, One-Term President?
For the first time since Barack Obama’s inauguration 16 months ago, we’re beginning to think there’s a reasonable chance he’ll be just a one-term president.Even though the economy is enjoying a modest recovery, there are three compelling factors that are making us think Obama is in serious trouble in 2012:
He has a tin ear:
The press has turned:
The Electoral College map has shifted dramatically:
This means several other states could make the difference:
—Tennessee Guerilla Women mourns the Loss of Golden Girl Rue McClanahan Goddess I loved this woman, all the Golden Girls really. She will be so missed. Bea Arthur passed last year, Estelle Getty in 2008. Now only Betty White remains.
The actress rose to fame starring on shows including Maude and Mama’s Family. A champion of gay rights, McClanahan and her Golden Girls cast mates Betty White, Bea Arthur, and Estelle Getty frequently appeared at benefits for gay causes. In 2008, McClanahan starred in the first season of Sordid Lives for the gay network Logo.