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How do you say “dog whistle” in Hebrew?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 5, 2012 at 10:21am 8/5/2012 at 10:21am

.translate Google to according כלב משרוקית

Come on Andrea, call it a dog whistle.

Because everyone you consider a dog hears it.

 
 
 

Saturday Night Card Game (NBC gets an itsy, bitsy taste of its own medicine)

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 4, 2012 at 6:00pm 8/4/2012 at 6:00pm

NBC is being accused of racism because it ran a promo for a new series featuring a monkey after a segment in which Bob Costas talked about Gabby Douglas’ Gold Medal in gymnastics.

Here’s the clip:

The reaction on Twitter was fierce. 

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Comeback to “you didn’t build that” – Romney praised athletes’ families, coaches and sports teams

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 23, 2012 at 3:05pm 7/23/2012 at 3:05pm

Obama’s “you didn’t build that” line as part of a broader speech about how successful individuals owe that success to government has dug deep into the psyche of Obama supporters.

MSNBC dug up an old video of Mitt Romney speaking at the opening ceremonies of the 2002 Winter Olympics (for comparison, take a...

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Saturday Night Card Game (How many pours of MSNBC can you withstand?)

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 14, 2012 at 6:30pm 7/14/2012 at 6:30pm

Because you have been bad, and because I want to inflict maximum pain, you must watch all 12 minutes of this video in which Lawrence “Herman Cain didn’t know how to be black” O’Donnell leads a panel of race card players attacking Mitt Romney’s speech to the NAACP.

This is the Saturday Night...

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Saturday Night Card Game (MSNBC Swarm attack in effect)

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 23, 2012 at 6:10pm 6/23/2012 at 6:10pm

Whenever military operations are non-linear, dispersed, and decentralized, swarming is an effective tactic….Swarming occurs when several units conduct a convergent attack on a target from multiple axes. Attacks can be either long range fires or close range fire and hit-and-run attacks. Swarming can be pre-planned  or opportunistic. Swarming usually involves pulsing...

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What did Krystal Ball know, and when did she know it?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 22, 2012 at 11:24am 6/22/2012 at 11:24am

The tawdry inner-workings of “StopRush” are being exposed day by day, after an “infiltrator” released recordings and other evidence via The Trenches website.

Among the revelations are alleged use of fake Twitter accounts, employment of an investigator allegedly linked to Brett Kimberlin, and a variety of other tools which, if exposed at the...

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Someone give MSNBC some Cheetos

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 4:39pm 6/19/2012 at 4:39pm

MSNBC in the form of Andrea Mitchell and guest Chris Cillizza of WaPo had a good laugh over video of Mitt Romney saying it’s “amazing” that WaWa markets in Pennsylvania have automated sandwich machines. Ha, Ha, what an out of touch dolt.

But that’s not what Romney said. He said it was...

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Blogger exposes MSNBC video fraud (while eating Cheetos)

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 8:15am 6/19/2012 at 8:15am

Via SooperMexican( emphasis in original):

Today it’s being widely reported that Romney had a moment were he was amazed at the existence of WAWAs, a convenience/gas store, and the electronic touchtone ordering of sandwiches. They have spun this to make it seem like he’s out of touchBUT THE VIDEO IS...

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Obligatory desperate MSNBC exploding bus publicity stunt

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 15, 2012 at 6:10pm 6/15/2012 at 6:10pm

Hey, it’s working.

Martin Bashir is getting more attention than he has since, um, since … Help me out here, I know he’s done something before.

Bashir is da bomb.

 
 
 

They make it up on volume

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 9, 2012 at 12:35pm 6/9/2012 at 12:35pm

The reaction of the left to the Wisconsin loss reminds me of the old joke about the businessman who loses money on every sale, but makes it up on volume.

Via Newsbusters (h/t Tim Blair):

 
 
 

Network shamelessly produces campaign advertisement

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 6:19pm 5/30/2012 at 6:19pm

Here it is:

(What’s fair now is fair, so save the phony outrage)

 
 
 

Meghan McCain and Al Sharpton agree about crazy right-wingers

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 6:12pm 5/27/2012 at 6:12pm

Al Sharpton:

Meghan McCain and Al Sharpton:

Now Meghan is whining about criticism of her over the Sharpton interview, which is part of her schtick as pointed out by Noah Rothman at Mediaite , Meghan McCain Looks For Fight, Finds Many, Now Wants Sympathy?

MSNBC contributor Meghan McCain appeared on Rev. Al Sharpton’s program on Thursday,...

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When Elizabeth Warren has lost Ed Schultz

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 8:24am 5/22/2012 at 8:24am

Via The Free Beacon, an Elizabeth Warren surrogate appeared on the Ed Show. What’s interesting is not just that the surrogate still insists that Warren has Native American heritage, but that Ed pushed her on it...

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Onto something, or just making mischief?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 10:54am 4/4/2012 at 10:54am

Via Mark Finkelstein at Newsbusters:

 
 
 

Disturbed

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 30, 2012 at 9:13pm 3/30/2012 at 9:13pm

There is something seriously disturbed with Lawrence O’Donnell.  Who ever thought we would long for the days of Keith Olbermann.

A lawyer representing an accused has no obligation to present defense evidence on television.  O’Donnell knows that, his outrage is feigned and phony.  O’Donnell is not stupid, he knows exactly what he...

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I thought they would save Randy Johnson for later innings.

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 2, 2012 at 7:56pm 1/2/2012 at 7:56pm

Re-running the Kennedy campaign against Romney based on Bain deals was predictable and predicted, but this does seem a bit early:

The Democratic National Committee has set up a war room in Iowa with its main focus on Mitt Romney, who is looking more and more likely to win the Republican nomination…..

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Why is Chris Matthews portraying Obama as “The Other”?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 5:45pm 11/20/2011 at 5:45pm

How often have we heard that portraying Obama as out of touch with the American people constitutes a racially tinged and undertoned use of Otherness?

Just the other day Rick Perry was accused of invoking Otherness when he said Obama had been privileged:

Rick Perry, seeking to paint  President Obama with an “otherness” brush from...

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