Monthly Archives: June 2009

One Reader Writes

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“Dear Michael,

I was pleased to learn that you were not seriously hurt in your recent accident. I know from experience that these things can happen on the set—no matter how much caution is exercised.

All over America, millions of people look up to you as an example. Your deep faith in God and adherence to traditional values are an inspiration to all of us, especially young people searching for something real to believe in.

You’ve gained quite a number of fans along the road since “I Want You Back,” and Nancy and I are among them. Keep up the good work, Michael. We’re very happy for you.

Sincerely,
Ronald Reagan
(1984)

Courage.

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Righties Rape ‘Rape’

In case you missed it, I’m away from blogging while finishing a book project. But sometimes I can’t keep quiet in the face of madness. This is one of those times.

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Andrew Malcolm — who blogs for the  Los Angeles Times — is a GOP hack. I’ve established that at length, elsewhere — a fading hack, former GW Bush campaign staffer and Laura Bush’s press flak in 2000, he crouches in his cubicle, waiting for the grinding whirr of the fax machine, as the RNC, or his neo-con media masters send him his talking points, without which he would have no idea as to what to write — or whom to wrong.

Think I’m being unfair to him? No: I’m merely using HIS rhetorical style to describe the senile old fart. Consider this from his latest ravings [emphasis added]: Continue reading

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