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December 23, 2009

LEFT FLANK Obama Falsely Claims that the Senate Healthcare Bill Matches His Campaign Promises Dissenting Justice The remaining conference committee fights Open Left The End of the 00s: The Guantanamo Gift Shop Spencer Ackerman - The Awl RIGHT FLANK...

By washingtonpost.com editors | December 23, 2009; 07:49 AM ET | Comments (0)

December 22, 2009

LEFT FLANK Health care industry stocks explode as bill progresses Glenn Greenwald - Salon Why Hasn't There Been a Progressive March on DC? Huffington Post Dear Naomi Klein, please stop making my life difficult Open Left RIGHT FLANK Tora...

By washingtonpost.com editors | December 22, 2009; 07:49 AM ET | Comments (0)

December 17, 2009

LEFT FLANK The Right Wing Machine in Full Gear MyDD 20 Answers on why the health care bill needs to die for Nate Silver Open Left 20 Questions, 20 Responses Fivethirtyeight.com RIGHT FLANK Global Warming - The new Cold...

By washingtonpost.com editors | December 17, 2009; 08:17 AM ET | Comments (0)

December 16, 2009

LEFT FLANK Health Care on the Road to Neo-Feudalism Emptywheel - Firedoglake Is Rising Income Inequality a Problem? Kevin Drum - Mother Jones Brothers "can you spare a dime?" field negro RIGHT FLANK Tea Parties and the GOP: Fatal...

By washingtonpost.com editors | December 16, 2009; 07:57 AM ET | Comments (0)

December 15, 2009

LEFT FLANK Secret war purposes and justifications Glenn Greenwald - Salon Joe Lieberman's Healthcare Bill Is Worse Than Nothing. Kill It. Open Left Drugging the Poor Mother Jones RIGHT FLANK Oh my: It’s time to kill the Senate ObamaCare...

By washingtonpost.com editors | December 15, 2009; 07:59 AM ET | Comments (0)

December 14, 2009

LEFT FLANK Lieberman seizes control of the Democratic Senate caucus Open Left Obamania Matt Taibbi Well, that’s all very interesting, says the American press, but a famous black man has slept with blondes Firedoglake RIGHT FLANK Reid Panics Commentary...

By washingtonpost.com editors | December 14, 2009; 07:30 AM ET | Comments (0)

December 10, 2009

LEFT FLANK Accept it in Oslo, Earn it in Copenhagen Grist Group Behind Uganda's "kill the gays" Bill Expanding North America Effort Pam's House Blend Where the Economy Stands and Where It's Going Open Left RIGHT FLANK America Needs...

By washingtonpost.com editors | December 10, 2009; 08:19 AM ET | Comments (0)

December 9, 2009

LEFT FLANK The New ‘Public Option’ Compromise And How To Improve It The Wonk Room Chris Dodd's Charity Backtrack Mother Jones The Price of Soldiering Matthew Yglesias RIGHT FLANK Why I Left the Right, Exhibit P for Palin LIttle...

By washingtonpost.com editors | December 9, 2009; 09:04 AM ET | Comments (0)

December 7, 2009

LEFT FLANK How to start your own netroots organization Open Left 56 newspapers around the world carry climate change editorial AMERICAblog Clowns to the Left of Me, Jokers to the Right Balloon Juice RIGHT FLANK LBJ He’s Not Contentions...

By washingtonpost.com editors | December 7, 2009; 07:55 AM ET | Comments (0)

December 3, 2009

LEFT FLANK Steven Rattner: I, MOTU. I Save World. You, Ignorant. Emptywheel - Firedoglake After the Summit Ends The Nation Explaining a "hold" in the Senate Open Left Roguey Rules & Regs for Palin’s Book Signing Leaked! The Mudflats...

By washingtonpost.com editors | December 3, 2009; 08:01 AM ET | Comments (0)

December 2, 2009

LEFT FLANK Some Simple Questions After Obama's Afghanistan War Speech Open Left - David Sirota The Ailes Line Andrew Sullivan - The Daily Dish Obama’s Lesson for “The Muslim World” Firedoglake RIGHT FLANK Message to Obama: A war cannot...

By washingtonpost.com editors | December 2, 2009; 08:01 AM ET | Comments (0)

December 1, 2009

LEFT FLANK Obama's exceedingly familiar justifications for escalation Glenn Greenwald - Salon Goldman Sachs Arms Itself Matt Taibbi Politico’s VandeHei and Allen Join the “Judy Miller Club for Cheney Stenographers” Emptywheel - Firedoglake RIGHT FLANK Why I Parted Ways...

By washingtonpost.com editors | December 1, 2009; 07:45 AM ET | Comments (0)

November 30, 2009

LEFT FLANK The face of rotted Washington Glenn Greenwald - Salon Mike Huckabee In the Eye of a Storm MyDD On Party Purity and Eleventh Commandments Daily Kos RIGHT FLANK Huckabee Granted Clemency to Suspected Cop Killer Little Green...

By washingtonpost.com editors | November 30, 2009; 07:59 AM ET | Comments (0)

November 19, 2009

LEFT FLANK Senate opt-out public option won't start until 2014, and won't cover abortion procedures OpenLeft Blue Cross/Blue Shield Tries to Blackmail North Dakotans Daily Kos Fox News airs old footage from 2008 Palin rallies to pump up Palin's...

By washingtonpost.com editors | November 19, 2009; 08:03 AM ET | Comments (0)

November 18, 2009

LEFT FLANK Some Good News in Climate Change Negotiations MyDD The Weekly Standard's ACLU smear indicts only itself Glenn Greenwald - Salon Dithering Daily Kos RIGHT FLANK Why Sarah Palin Will Think About Running For President in 2012 The...

By washingtonpost.com editors | November 18, 2009; 08:04 AM ET | Comments (0)

November 17, 2009

LEFT FLANK Ten Year-Old Boy Won't Say Pledge Of Allegiance Until Gays Can Marry Joe. My. God. Obligatory Sarah Palin Balloon Juice Audit Criticizes Federal Reserve Bank of New York for Handling of AIG Bailout Dissenting Justice RIGHT FLANK...

By washingtonpost.com editors | November 17, 2009; 07:56 AM ET | Comments (0)

November 16, 2009

LEFT FLANK Heath Shuler Given GOP Talking Points by PhRMA Firedoglake - Jane Hamsher Just the Facts, Ma'am MyDD Fox Panel Speculates About 2012. The Mudflats RIGHT FLANK America's first "pacific" president? Power Line Church And District wizbang Gut...

By washingtonpost.com editors | November 16, 2009; 07:59 AM ET | Comments (0)

November 12, 2009

LEFT FLANK What do these religiously-motivated terrorist acts tell us? Glenn Greenwald - Salon Vitter's Dirty EPA Block Mother Jones Health Care Bill Would Make Domestic Partner Benefits Tax Free Pam's House Blend RIGHT FLANK Someone Tell The Dawdler-in-Chief...

By washingtonpost.com editors | November 12, 2009; 08:11 AM ET | Comments (0)

November 11, 2009

LEFT FLANK Health care bill with public option to hit Senate floor next week Open Left Blackwater Attempted to Bribe Iraqi Officials The Nation - Jeremy Scahill Close it Right: Guantánamo Must Be Shut Down Quickly And Properly ACLU...

By washingtonpost.com editors | November 11, 2009; 08:01 AM ET | Comments (0)

November 10, 2009

LEFT FLANK Goldilocks Was Betrayed Hullabaloo When Did Joe Lieberman Grow a Conscience? Dissenting Justice Legislative Voting Should be Done Blindly Open Left RIGHT FLANK Dare to Call It Terrorism National Review A Superficial, Comparative Look at Healthcare Systems...

By washingtonpost.com editors | November 10, 2009; 08:21 AM ET | Comments (0)

November 9, 2009

LEFT FLANK Where Health Care Reform Stands Now: Who's Selling Out Whom For What Open Left A Small Slice of Conservative Sanity Booman Tribune Don Young – Congressman for Alaska, Arkansas, or Louisiana? You Decide. The Mudflats RIGHT FLANK...

By washingtonpost.com editors | November 9, 2009; 08:15 AM ET | Comments (0)

November 5, 2009

LEFT FLANK Our Unexcited Youth MyDD Goldman One-Ups Gordon Gekko, Says Jesus Embraced Greed Matt Taibbi - True/Slant Is There a Tri-Partisan Path Forward for a Climate Bill? Mother Jones RIGHT FLANK Taking it to the Hill wizbang Gingrich...

By washingtonpost.com editors | November 5, 2009; 08:03 AM ET | Comments (0)

November 4, 2009

LEFT FLANK Giuliani on GOP Party Purification with a little Hoffman whining thrown in Crooks and Liars Extreme unintended irony from a WH official Glenn Greenwald - Salon Louisiana justice who refused marriage license to interracial couple resigns. Think...

By washingtonpost.com editors | November 4, 2009; 08:13 AM ET | Comments (0)

November 3, 2009

LEFT FLANK Lieberman won't filibuster, reaches "private understanding" with Reid Open Left The Taliban Ticket MyDD Ali Soufan Claims He Had Success with Ramzi Bin al-Shibh, Too Emptywheel - Firedoglake RIGHT FLANK The Unknown War Reason Just Another Lawful,...

By washingtonpost.com editors | November 3, 2009; 08:05 AM ET | Comments (0)

November 2, 2009

LEFT FLANK This Is the TARP That Never Ends... Mother Jones Sending a Clear Message to the Muslim World Firedoglake A Recovery, But For Whom and For How Long? MyDD RIGHT FLANK Does the UN Human Rights Council cause...

By washingtonpost.com editors | November 2, 2009; 08:01 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 29, 2009

LEFT FLANK Iran Sanctions Bill Pits Obama Against Israel Hardliners Mother Jones Why Aren't People In The Media Pushing the Story About Republicans Blocking Unemployment Benefits? Crooks and Liars More On the Apparent Health Care Deal In the House...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 29, 2009; 08:11 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 28, 2009

LEFT FLANK If Democrats Wanted To Be Serious Lawyers, Guns and Money The CIA’s Five Lies Emptywheel - Firedoglake The Rachel Maddow Show covered the meeting of the mercenary trade group Rebel Reports - Jeremy Scahill RIGHT FLANK Dems...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 28, 2009; 08:18 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 27, 2009

LEFT FLANK Olympia Snowe Left Her Cake Out in the Rain Firedoglake Alaskan Oil vs. Academic Freedom The Mudflats Chamber Uses Yes Men 'Attack' to Fundraise Mother Jones RIGHT FLANK Nielsen: Fox News ratings up almost 10% since WH...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 27, 2009; 07:55 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 26, 2009

LEFT FLANK Obama: How Long Will He Refuse To Fight? Open Left New TV ad calls out Obama (and President Snowe) on public option AMERICAblog Tiny Chamber Music Firedoglake RIGHT FLANK Memo to Newt: Don't Bother Running in 2012...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 26, 2009; 08:01 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 22, 2009

LEFT FLANK Elizabeth Warren for President Matt Taibbi - True/Slant Rahm’s Greg Craig Campaign Emptywheel - Firedoglake RedState Wonkery on Open Networks Obsidian Wings RIGHT FLANK Obama Abandons the Democracy Agenda New Majority "The White House must stop dithering...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 22, 2009; 11:53 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 21, 2009

LEFT FLANK Rebranding the Public Option as Medicare Part E MyDD Congress backs hiding of detainee abuse photos Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press Yoo Hoo, Media! People Are Hurting And The GOP Still Blocks Unemployment Benefits. Crooks...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 21, 2009; 08:03 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 20, 2009

LEFT FLANK The South Carolina GOP Supper Club Presents “The Merchants of Prejudice” Firedoglake A Yes Man Talks About the Chamber Prank Mother Jones NJ GOP Governor Candidate Christie Loves Being A Bushie, Corzine Rising In Polls Crooks and...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 20, 2009; 08:10 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 19, 2009

LEFT FLANK I Want Bernie Sanders for Alaska. The Mudflats DOJ to Issue New Guidelines on Medical Marijuana Busts TalkLeft David Rohde's insights into what motivates the Taliban Glenn Greenwald - Salon RIGHT FLANK Federal Sanity on Medical Marijuana?...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 19, 2009; 07:57 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 16, 2009

LEFT FLANK Is The CBO Trying To Kill Humanity? The Wonk Room New Ambassador Needed TPM Editors Blog Sen. Hatch Might Kick MoveOn In The Teeth MyDD RIGHT FLANK Fourteenth Amendment Shootout at the Supreme Court Pajamas Media Mortgage...

By Ben Pershing | October 16, 2009; 08:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 15, 2009

LEFT FLANK Down is bad, up is... not important Daily Kos The body of an American Balloon Juice Rep. Shadegg: ‘We’re getting full on Russian gulag, Soviet-style gulag healthcare.’ Think Progress RIGHT FLANK No Sanctuary Cities for Conservatives Legal...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 15, 2009; 08:06 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 14, 2009

LEFT FLANK Lieberman Twice Says He May Side With Republicans To Deny a Health Care Vote Open Left Is Robert Gibbs going to ever find information to deliver to reporters on DADT? Pam's House Blend Wexler Set To Extinguish...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 14, 2009; 08:02 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 13, 2009

LEFT FLANK President and Nobel Laureate Obama Sends 13,000 More Troops to Afghanistan Dissenting Justice Perry's Saturday Night Massacre Continues Obsidian Wings The Victory of Surgism Matthew Yglesias RIGHT FLANK Life On Planet Obama wizbang Deeds vs. McDonnell Commentary...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 13, 2009; 07:50 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 12, 2009

LEFT FLANK What The Elections of 2009 Will Tell Us About 2010 Daily Kos White House Thinks Demonstrators “Internet Left Fringe” Who Need to “Take Off The Pajamas” Firedoglake The Definition of Success Open Left RIGHT FLANK Bigotry at...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 12, 2009; 07:49 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 8, 2009

LEFT FLANK CBO: We Didn’t Really Score the Finance Committee Bill; $44 Billion, Millions of Uninsured Americans Ignored Firedoglake A New Twist on a Public Option Compromise Political Animal - Washington Monthly Limbaugh wants to buy the Rams, calls...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 8, 2009; 11:41 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 7, 2009

LEFT FLANK Ensuring JUSTICE In Patriot Act Reauthorization The Blog of Rights - ACLU The Bailout in Under Ten Minutes The Nation Sparks Fly During CNN's DADT Debate Joe.My.God RIGHT FLANK Rangel-ing More Pork Jammie Wearing Fool Glenn Beck:...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 7, 2009; 08:03 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 6, 2009

LEFT FLANK Bush Fired Scientist Wins Nobel Booman Tribune ARE YOU "THE UNKNOWN LIBERAL"? Amygdala Nationalization Revisited Kevin Drum - Mother Jones RIGHT FLANK If You Have to Ask How Much It Costs . . . Contentions - Commentary...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 6, 2009; 08:03 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 5, 2009

LEFT FLANK About That Media Notion of "Balance"... Crooks and Liars Obama Still Has His Job, Do You? MyDD Supreme Court Begins New Term TalkLeft RIGHT FLANK The decadent, impotent Democrats Crunchy Con - Rod Dreher The Impact of...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 5, 2009; 07:53 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 2, 2009

LEFT FLANK Alan Grayson: "We Need Democrats With Guts" Open Left Stanley McChrystal Is Barack Obama’s General Attackerman 'America's Teacher': Naomi Klein Interviews Michael Moore Crooks and Liars RIGHT FLANK Letterman a Hypo-creep Legal Insurrection Are You an Anti-Obama...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 2, 2009; 08:08 AM ET | Comments (0)

October 1, 2009

LEFT FLANK Judd Gregg Makes Brett Favre Look Decisive Capital Gains and Games Is this what "shielding Afghans from violence" looks like? Open Left An Intimate Look Inside the Regulatory Kitchen Matt Taibbi - True/Slant RIGHT FLANK Obama's "Safe...

By washingtonpost.com editors | October 1, 2009; 07:58 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 30, 2009

LEFT FLANK Next Steps on the Public Option Open Left Does Ben Nelson Have Four Friends? Firedoglake Newsmax: Military Coup Would Take Care Of "Obama Problem" Crooks and Liars RIGHT FLANK Deal or No Deal? David Frum - New...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 30, 2009; 08:14 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 29, 2009

LEFT FLANK Holy Joe jokes about running in 2012 as a Republican Pam's House Blend Michael Gerson understands neither anti-semitism, bigotry, nor the internet Accumulating Peripherals “This Is Not Normal” – powerful monologue from Brick City documentary Jack &...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 29, 2009; 07:59 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 25, 2009

LEFT FLANK This Week's Mediscare The New Republic Will Sarah Palin Have Dinner With Keith Olbermann for $200,000? The Mudflats Senate Finance Committee To Vote On Public Option Open Left RIGHT FLANK On Rhetoric, Violence, and Militias Hit &...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 25, 2009; 08:11 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 24, 2009

LEFT FLANK Al Franken's Explicit Language MyDD The Queen of 'Reasonable' Republicans Commands: No Public Option for You! Crooks and Liars Pat Roberts Fights For Your Right To Lobby Firedoglake RIGHT FLANK Running the Internet Like the Post Office...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 24, 2009; 07:59 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 23, 2009

LEFT FLANK Obama’s New State Secrets Policy Is Reaffirmation Of Bush’s Policy Emptywheel - Firedoglake Kent Conrad, Hypocrite Daily Kos New Terror Alerts Coincide With Push to Renew the Patriot Act TalkLeft RIGHT FLANK Oh my: One quarter of...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 23, 2009; 07:57 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 22, 2009

LEFT FLANK Et Tu, NPR? Obsidian Wings Capability + Intent = Threat Abu Muqawama Our war-loving Foreign Policy Community hasn't gone anywhere Glenn Greenwald - Salon RIGHT FLANK The Good War, The Necessary War. BLACKFIVE I Hope Obama Fails...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 22, 2009; 08:08 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 21, 2009

LEFT FLANK General McChrystal's Bloody Assessment MyDD Why The Congrssional Dems' Attack On ACORN Is An Attack On Us All Open Left Roy Blunt’s Values are Being Challenged Firedoglake RIGHT FLANK And Next Week He Could Do Fox! Contentions...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 21, 2009; 08:01 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 18, 2009

LEFT FLANK Mr. President, are you REALLY going to defend the Baucus SCAM? Jack & Jill Politics Health insurance co-ops: Designed to fail MyDD Welcome to the Fact Free Zone Anonymous Liberal RIGHT FLANK L.A. Times Buries (And Hides)...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 18, 2009; 07:26 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 17, 2009

LEFT FLANK Conrad Praises Baucus Bill Which Contains Co-Ops He Proposed After Meeting With UnitedHealth Group Think Progress Teabaggers Demand Answers Eschaton Letting Banks Be Banks Kevin Drum - Mother Jones RIGHT FLANK Racism, Anti-Racism, and Faux Anti-Racism The...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 17, 2009; 08:03 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 16, 2009

LEFT FLANK The Demonstrably Racist Rush Limbaugh Obsidian Wings Bush Sense of Humor Too Sophisticated For Former Bushies The New Republic - The Plank Conservatives Sticking Their Fingers In Their Ears On Counterterrorism. TAPPED RIGHT FLANK Alleged Anti Semite...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 16, 2009; 07:57 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 15, 2009

LEFT FLANK PA-Sen: More Hypocrisy from Arlen Specter MyDD Are Universities Doomed? Obsidian Wings Sad news: Jody Powell James Fallows RIGHT FLANK When You Value Talking Heads More Than Governing The American Scene There Are Those Who Say Obama...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 15, 2009; 07:56 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 14, 2009

LEFT FLANK Obama to nicely ask Wall Street to act responsibly America blog Never enough of a Memorial for this person Firedoglake The Meaning of 9/12 Matthew Yglesias - Think Progress RIGHT FLANK It's Still All About Him, Except...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 14, 2009; 07:59 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 11, 2009

LEFT FLANK 9/11: Truth, trutherism, and truthiness Mother Jones Cheney’s Hagiographer Takes a Mulligan Emptywheel - Firedoglake Chock-a-block with traitorous radicals Balloon Juice RIGHT FLANK Leftist Fantasy Influence and the Glenn Beck Boycott American Power Joe Wilson, Man of...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 11, 2009; 07:17 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 10, 2009

LEFT FLANK Obama Defends Liberalism Open Left Joe Wilson's "You Lie!" Outburst, And Other GOP Highlights During The Speech TPMDC GQRR: Obama Approval Jumps 8 Points Post-Speech MyDD RIGHT FLANK A Long and Contradictory Laundry List of Promises The...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 10, 2009; 07:59 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 9, 2009

LEFT FLANK Baucus Compromise: Fines for Uninsured, Higher Rates for Those Over 60 and Smokers TalkLeft Wall Street Gambles on Old People Dying Matt Taibbi - True/Slant The difference between "legal" and "illegal" Glenn Greenwald - Salon RIGHT FLANK...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 9, 2009; 08:02 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 8, 2009

LEFT FLANK The Health Care Compromise: Worse Than No Bill At All? TalkLeft Van Jones and the 9/11 Conspiracy Theory Poison Mother Jones Heaven knows I’m miserable now Balloon Juice RIGHT FLANK Communists in the Mist: Van Jones and...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 8, 2009; 07:19 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 4, 2009

LEFT FLANK Party Is Such Sweet Sorrow The New Republic Finally: The Gonzo Opera Talking Points Memo No Public Option Is Not An Option MyDD RIGHT FLANK No Terrorists in My Backyard New Majority Bleeding Re-Election Hopes Contentions -...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 4, 2009; 08:05 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 3, 2009

LEFT FLANK Senate Finance Committee Investigations and Abuse of Power? The Washington Note Wingnuts Are In Full Bloom. Obama Speaking to Schoolchildren Is Really 'Recruiting for Hitler Youth.' Crooks and Liars A Stevens sign off would signal new era...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 3, 2009; 08:09 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 2, 2009

LEFT FLANK What happened to all the reasonable Republicans we considered crazy at the time? Accumulating Peripherals Iowa Rejects NOM-backed legislative candidate Pam's House Blend State Department Responds to ArmorGroup Allegations Mother Jones RIGHT FLANK The Coming Doctor Shortage...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 2, 2009; 07:28 AM ET | Comments (0)

September 1, 2009

LEFT FLANK MT High Court to Decide on Constitutional Right to End of Life Decisions TalkLeft Out Of Afghanistan: Feingold And Will MyDD McCain-McConnell Health Care Road Show Closed To The Public Think Progress RIGHT FLANK Will’s Loss of...

By washingtonpost.com editors | September 1, 2009; 07:41 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 31, 2009

LEFT FLANK Cheney’s Sophistry on Torture Investigations Emptywheel - Firedoglake "He's Left A Great Void in Our Public Life" Daily Kos Metrics for Afghanistan Kevin Drum - Mother Jones RIGHT FLANK 57% of Americans want to replace the entire...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 31, 2009; 06:52 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 28, 2009

LEFT FLANK The “Luck” of the Kennedys Balloon Juice Michael Steele Reduced to an Idiot on NPR; Accuses Interviewer of "Trying to Be Cute" Dissenting Justice Quiz Facebook: Will We Have Control over Our Own Information? Blog of Rights...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 28, 2009; 07:49 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 27, 2009

LEFT FLANK The Palin Notification Act. The Mudflats The Rise of the Progressive Caucus Open Left Health Care Circa 1978 MyDD RIGHT FLANK Why Did Sen. Kennedy Remain in the Senate Until his Death? AmSpecBlog Fascism and Freedom Megan...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 27, 2009; 07:54 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 26, 2009

LEFT FLANK Ted Kennedy's Greatest Accomplishment: He Created Americans Daily Kos Empathy Surfaces As A Big Reason Not To Prosecute Torture Offenses. TAPPED - The American Prospect Yesterday’s Compromise Is Tomorrow’s Triumph Matthew Yglesias RIGHT FLANK Now's Not The...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 26, 2009; 12:47 PM ET | Comments (0)

August 25, 2009

LEFT FLANK What every American should be made to learn about the IG Torture Report Glenn Greenwald - Salon Cheney’s Cherry-Pick Emptywheel - Firedoglake Why wasn’t THIS Townhall on tv? Jack & Jill Politics RIGHT FLANK Did They Work?...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 25, 2009; 07:56 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 24, 2009

LEFT FLANK Why the First Amendment is more American than the Second MyDD You Never Xe The Drones Coming Attackerman Don’t worry about the government Balloon Juice RIGHT FLANK Going After the CIA The Corner - National Review Why...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 24, 2009; 07:25 AM ET | Comments (1)

August 21, 2009

LEFT FLANK Washington Thinktanks in the Twenty-First Century: A Modest Proposal Brad DeLong Does DeLay's Angry Quadriplegic Town Hall Protesters Tale Add Up? TPMMuckraker A Party of Nihilists Harpers RIGHT FLANK "The Public Option as a Kind of Stealth...

By Ben Pershing | August 21, 2009; 08:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 20, 2009

LEFT FLANK Afghanistan and the Taliban Kevin Drum Chris Christie, Former US Attorney, Claims He’s Still “Got” Federal Prosecutors, Talked with Them about State Jobs Emptywheel Heavily-Armed '90s Militia, Linked To Anti-Obama Activist, Resisted 'New World Order' TPMMuckraker RIGHT...

By Ben Pershing | August 20, 2009; 08:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 19, 2009

LEFT FLANK Scalia: Constitution Doesn't Recognize Claims of Innocence After Verdict TalkLeft Is Netanyahu Keeping Some of his Team in Dark on Settlements? The Washington Note Newt And the Bi-Partisan Love-In of 1994 Crooks and Liars RIGHT FLANK The...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 19, 2009; 07:16 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 18, 2009

LEFT FLANK This is Plan B? Kausfiles Huckabee Calls for Ethnic Cleansing of Palestinian Territories Matthew Yglesias Grassley Continues to Blast Dem Leaders Washington Monthly RIGHT FLANK Robert Novak, RIP (1931-2009) Hot Air Obama's Talking About His Grandmother Again;...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 18, 2009; 02:53 PM ET | Comments (0)

August 17, 2009

LEFT FLANK IA-Sen: Might Bruce Braley Take On Chuck Grassley? MyDD It's Not About the Insurers. At Least Not Totally. Washington Post: Ezra Klein What We Must Do. The Mudflats RIGHT FLANK Is ObamaCare Constitutional? Electric City Weblog Watching...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 17, 2009; 04:48 PM ET | Comments (0)

August 14, 2009

LEFT FLANK Bill Clinton Heralds Blogs, Answers Heckler The Nation DON'T LOOK NOW, BUT COLOR OF CHANGE IS HAMMERING GLENN BECK. TAPPED Attacking the Protesters Won't Help Health Care Reform Open Left RIGHT FLANK The Grassroots are Green, and...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 14, 2009; 08:01 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 13, 2009

LEFT FLANK Obama’s First Rendition Looks Very Questionable Emptywheel - Firedoglake The Swiftboating of Health Reform The Treatment - The New Republic Mad Men, brought to you by women Feministing RIGHT FLANK Selective outrage of the MSM Michelle Malkin...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 13, 2009; 12:21 PM ET | Comments (0)

August 12, 2009

LEFT FLANK A User's Guide to Bad Faith Health Care Arguments Obsidian Wings Teabagger health care protestors on immigrants: 'Send Them Home With a Bullet in the Head' Pam's House Blend CNN Airs Anti-Immigrant Front Group’s ‘Pro-Labor’ Incendiary Ad...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 12, 2009; 07:56 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 11, 2009

LEFT FLANK No more bailouts for factory farms MyDD ARE THE HEALTH CARE PROTESTORS "UN-AMERICAN"? TAPPED - The American Prospect Tea Party Sign: "Keep The Guvmint Out Of My Medicare" TPMDC RIGHT FLANK Rationing By Any Other Name Megan...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 11, 2009; 08:22 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 10, 2009

LEFT FLANK As the Brush Piles Up in August Firedoglake - Emptywheel Failed Opportunities Eschaton Cokie Roberts blames liberals for the problems with the health care bill: She just loathes the public option Crooks and Liars RIGHT FLANK And...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 10, 2009; 08:10 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 7, 2009

LEFT FLANK A Shifting Definition of 'Mainstream' Political Animal - Washington Monthly Denver Health Care Event Went Smoothly TalkLeft Lessons of Sotomayor -- They Ain't All Good Obsidian Wings RIGHT FLANK Most Demanding Job in the Land? The Volokh...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 7, 2009; 08:09 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 6, 2009

LEFT FLANK The 'Fox Nation' Whipping Up Support for Tea Parties. Fair and Balanced! Crooks and Liars Some Blue Dogs are Nervous (and should be) Open Left First teabag death threat Balloon Juice RIGHT FLANK Avoiding Math Contention -...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 6, 2009; 08:23 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 5, 2009

LEFT FLANK Best Moments So Far? Talking Points Memo Bolton, Clinton, North Korea: One of Those Good Problems Attackerman - Firedoglake The Great David Simon Challenge of '09 Obsidian Wings RIGHT FLANK Congress: Do As I Say, But Don’t...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 5, 2009; 08:03 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 4, 2009

LEFT FLANK Obama and the Future of Iraq The Plank - The New Republic Ready for this? Nukes in Burma report James Fallows - The Atlantic Happy Birthday, Mr. President! The Root RIGHT FLANK Liberal Media Screams Hysterically About...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 4, 2009; 08:04 AM ET | Comments (0)

August 3, 2009

LEFT FLANK THOSE DARNED PRESS CONFERENCES Political Animal - Washington Monthly Health Insurers Spent $173 Million To Defeat Public Option, Affordability Measures Wonk Room - Think Progress Are Women Getting More Beautiful? Let's Hope Not The Sisterhood - The...

By washingtonpost.com editors | August 3, 2009; 04:46 PM ET | Comments (0)

July 31, 2009

LEFT FLANK Dispatch from Iran: Some Police Soften on Neda's Day The Washington Note Important and negative Chinese human rights development James Fallows - The Atlantic Cash for Clunkers already headed to the scrap pile? Transportation for America RIGHT...

By washingtonpost.com editors | July 31, 2009; 08:07 AM ET | Comments (0)

July 30, 2009

LEFT FLANK We Must Oppose the Healthcare Bill Compromise Hillbilly Report Stimulus For States Worked—But They Need More Blog for OurFuture - Campaign for America's Future Representative Grijalva Urges US Pressure on Coup Regime in Honduras Truthout RIGHT FLANK...

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July 29, 2009

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July 20, 2009

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July 15, 2009

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July 14, 2009

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July 13, 2009

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July 10, 2009

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July 9, 2009

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July 8, 2009

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July 7, 2009

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July 6, 2009

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July 2, 2009

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July 1, 2009

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June 30, 2009

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June 29, 2009

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June 25, 2009

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June 24, 2009

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June 23, 2009

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June 22, 2009

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June 19, 2009

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June 18, 2009

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June 17, 2009

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June 16, 2009

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June 15, 2009

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June 12, 2009

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June 11, 2009

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June 10, 2009

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June 9, 2009

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June 8, 2009

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June 5, 2009

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June 4, 2009

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June 3, 2009

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June 2, 2009

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June 1, 2009

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May 29, 2009

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May 28, 2009

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May 27, 2009

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May 26, 2009

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May 19, 2009

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May 15, 2009

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May 12, 2009

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May 8, 2009

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May 7, 2009

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May 6, 2009

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May 5, 2009

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May 4, 2009

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May 1, 2009

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April 30, 2009

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April 29, 2009

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April 28, 2009

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April 27, 2009

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April 24, 2009

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April 23, 2009

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April 22, 2009

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April 21, 2009

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April 20, 2009

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April 17, 2009

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April 16, 2009

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April 15, 2009

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April 14, 2009

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April 13, 2009

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April 10, 2009

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April 9, 2009

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April 8, 2009

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April 7, 2009

LEFT FLANK Obama Sides With Banks Accused of Racism Mother Jones What would it take to make international finance safe? Dani Rodrik - myTPM Blog, Talking Points Memo Obama DOJ Embraces BushCo FISA Argument - And Takes It Even...

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April 6, 2009

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April 3, 2009

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April 2, 2009

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April 1, 2009

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March 31, 2009

LEFT FLANK ABC/WaPo: Fault Lies With The Financials, Not The President Daily Kos West Virginia House Rejects Amendment Banning Same-Sex Marriage Towleroad Russian Conscripts: Still a Disaster Lawyers, Gun$ and Money RIGHT FLANK New Round of Russia-Ukraine Gas Conflict...

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March 30, 2009

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March 27, 2009

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March 26, 2009

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March 25, 2009

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March 24, 2009

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March 23, 2009

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March 20, 2009

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March 19, 2009

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March 18, 2009

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March 17, 2009

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March 16, 2009

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March 13, 2009

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March 12, 2009

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March 11, 2009

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March 10, 2009

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March 9, 2009

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March 6, 2009

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March 5, 2009

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March 4, 2009

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March 3, 2009

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March 2, 2009

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February 27, 2009

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February 26, 2009

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February 25, 2009

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February 24, 2009

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February 23, 2009

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February 20, 2009

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February 19, 2009

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February 18, 2009

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February 17, 2009

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February 13, 2009

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February 12, 2009

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February 10, 2009

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February 9, 2009

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February 6, 2009

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February 5, 2009

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February 4, 2009

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February 3, 2009

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February 2, 2009

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January 30, 2009

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January 29, 2009

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January 28, 2009

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January 27, 2009

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January 23, 2009

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January 22, 2009

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January 21, 2009

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January 20, 2009

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January 19, 2009

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January 16, 2009

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January 15, 2009

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January 14, 2009

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January 13, 2009

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January 12, 2009

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January 9, 2009

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January 8, 2009

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January 7, 2009

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January 6, 2009

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January 5, 2009

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January 2, 2009

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December 31, 2008

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December 30, 2008

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December 29, 2008

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December 24, 2008

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December 23, 2008

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December 22, 2008

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December 19, 2008

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December 18, 2008

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December 17, 2008

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December 16, 2008

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December 15, 2008

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December 12, 2008

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December 11, 2008

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December 10, 2008

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December 9, 2008

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December 8, 2008

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December 5, 2008

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December 4, 2008

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December 3, 2008

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December 2, 2008

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December 1, 2008

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November 28, 2008

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November 26, 2008

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November 25, 2008

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November 24, 2008

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November 21, 2008

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November 20, 2008

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November 19, 2008

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November 18, 2008

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November 17, 2008

LEFT FLANK National Review's Shakeups Continue Washington Monthly: Political Animal Chambliss on Cleland Ad: 'Truthful in Every Way' Washington Independent Dan Rather Lawsuit Progresses TalkLeft RIGHT FLANK Ole Hank for U.S. Senate? Koss Country Abortion and the Art of...

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November 14, 2008

LEFT FLANK 54% of Catholics Now Ineligible for Communion Right Wing Watch Military Experts to Obama: Don’t Get Rolled by Top Brass Colorado Independent Center-Left v. Center-Right TalkLeft RIGHT FLANK Hillary for Secretary of State! Patterico's Pontifications Is the...

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November 13, 2008

LEFT FLANK Palin: ‘God Bless George W. Bush’ Think Progress Black Ministers Who Supported Obama Are "Leading Their Congregations to Hell" Right Wing Watch Blackwater To Be Fined For Illegal Weapons Shipments to Iraq Mother Jones RIGHT FLANK Spiritual...

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November 12, 2008

LEFT FLANK What Barack Obama Should Learn From Dick Cheney The Washington Note Cold War Hawks Nesting With Obama The Nation Zero Tolerance For Lobbyists? Um . . . TalkLeft RIGHT FLANK Black Holes and Bailouts contention - Commentary...

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November 11, 2008

LEFT FLANK Goldman Sachs to California: Here's Betting You Fail! Calitics Why I'm leaving the Mormon Church Bitch, Ph.D. Happy Armistice Day Making Light RIGHT FLANK One More "Race" Before Year’s End contentions - Commentary No-Fault Bailouts The QandO...

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November 10, 2008

LEFT FLANK Sorry, GOP: This Is Bigger Than 1992 Daily Kos Democrats and the 'Military Vote' Political Animal - Washington Monthly More Indignities of First Ladydom Tapped - The American Prospect RIGHT FLANK Moving On The Moderate Voice The...

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November 7, 2008

LEFT FLANK Obama Vindicated On Key Foreign Policy Issues? TPM Election Central The Wilderness Years Daily Kos Brother, Can You Spare a Policy Idea? Political Animal - Washington Monthly Hot Dingell on Waxman Action Obsidian Wings RIGHT FLANK Cowards:...

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November 6, 2008

LEFT FLANK Letter to President-Elect Barack Obama: A Peace Surge for Sudan Center for American Progress CSU President Larry Penley Unexpectedly Resigns; Walks with $389,000 The Colorado Independent Impeach Obama Now! Booman Tribune RIGHT FLANK Comedy Central Satire and...

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November 5, 2008

LEFT FLANK Rahm Emanuel Ezra Klein Black Homophobia Slog - The Stranger Why We Lost Prop 8: When Reactive Politics Become Losing Politics Calitics RIGHT FLANK How Sarah Could Run for the Senate Townhall.com Nader: Will Obama be an...

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November 4, 2008

LEFT FLANK First Impressions: Ohio Clinton Country Likes Obama The Plank - The New Republic Voting Rights Watch: Va. Republican May Challenge Some Student Votes Facing South - Institute for Southern Studies Election Day: Voting Snafus from Around the...

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November 3, 2008

LEFT FLANK Barack Obama For President Andrew Sullivan - The Daily Dish The Republicans' Future Political Animal - Washington Monthly Purgatory, Not Exile, for Lieberman Obsidian Wings RIGHT FLANK Keep in Mind Obama's New-Year's-Resolution-Like Promises The Campaign Spot -...

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November 2, 2008

LEFT FLANK Proof That John McCain Has Reached the "Acceptance" Stage James Fallows Sandburg's Chicago Harper's McCain Gets Mean: The Candidate Turns Up the Fear-Mongering in PA Salon RIGHT FLANK Is Virginia in the Bag For Obama? Hot Air...

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October 31, 2008

LEFT FLANK Obama Campaign’s Take: We’re Doing What We Need To Emptywheel Maddow Asks -- and Obama Dodges -- on Afghan Mission The Washington Independent Defeating McCain: Ending Not Only Neocon Policies, But Also Tactics Glenn Greenwald RIGHT FLANK...

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October 30, 2008

LEFT FLANK McCain Racism, Hypocrisy on Khalidi Issue Informed Comment Think Again: Plummeting Press Freedom Center for American Progress The McCain-Palin Camp's Final Act of Intellectual Dishonesty? David Corn RIGHT FLANK "Indispensable" Trumps Democracy? Political Mavens Pushing for Paper...

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October 29, 2008

LEFT FLANK America’s Military Attack in Syria--Possible Reasons and Likely Costs Prospects for Peace McCain Gave Money to Khalidi Matthew Ygesias The New McCarthyism Harper's - Scott Horton RIGHT FLANK Nancy Pelosi’s Derivatives Lie Moonage Political Webdream Kristol: A...

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October 28, 2008

LEFT FLANK Obama Leading In Eight Battlegrounds Bush Led In Four Years Ago TPM Election Central 'Nutroots' or crazy as a fox? HorsesAss.org Dean: From Scream to 50-State Dream Daily Kos RIGHT FLANK Props to the Bush Administration Daniel...

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October 27, 2008

LEFT FLANK By 'Yes' I Mean 'No' Matthew Yglesias McCain Aide on Palin: 'She Is a Diva' Taylor Marsh When Republicans Sound Like Democrats The Plank - The New Republic RIGHT FLANK DC Metro Leading the Fight Against Terror!...

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October 24, 2008

LEFT FLANK Jukebox John Keeps Changing His Tune Political Animal - Washington Monthly "Terrorist" Hysteria Spencer Ackerman - Attackerman 11 Days Out, And The Whispering Begins Marc Ambinder RIGHT FLANK ACORN Voter Registration Effort “Wildly Exaggerated” Hot Air The...

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October 23, 2008

LEFT FLANK McCain And Congressional Republicans Agree: The Other Guy Is Gonna Lose TPM Election Central Nationalizing Resources Isn't Socialism? Tapped - The American Prospect Hollywood Directors Do McCain Attack Ads swimming freestyle RIGHT FLANK Ayers Didn't Do Enough...

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October 22, 2008

LEFT FLANK McCain Picks Up Important Endorsement Slog - The Stranger The Group Behind Prop 8 The American Prospect Daily Show Flashback: McCain Is a "Socialist", Too! Crooks & Liars RIGHT FLANK The Markets Brought Down McCain Contentions -...

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October 21, 2008

LEFT FLANK The F Word: Will Defense Spending Be on the List of Budgets to Cut? Laura Flanders Of Patriotism, Joe Six-Pack, and Real Americans The Angry Black Woman Arabs, Arabs, and More Arabs. . .And That's A Great...

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October 20, 2008

LEFT FLANK Incoherence Swampland - Time The Upcoming GOP Civil War Kevin Drum - Mother Jones The Victory Chart Open Left RIGHT FLANK Chess, Not Checkers The Corner - National Review Aw: Fey and Palin Hug It Out After...

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October 17, 2008

LEFT FLANK ACORN Faces Violence, Threats Washington Monthly: Political Animal Don’t Scrap the Squiggle! Crooked Timber They Are Who We Thought They Were--Again Ta-Nehisi Coates RIGHT FLANK Moving Into Ambiguity The Square Deal Blog The Al Franken Story: A...

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October 16, 2008

LEFT FLANK It's Really, Really, Really Over The Plank - The New Republic The Wobbly Political Theology of Sarah Palin Harper's Magazine An Obama Administration: Liberal or Conservative? The Hill's Pundits Blog (Terence Kane) RIGHT FLANK The Best Case...

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October 15, 2008

LEFT FLANK What Are Those Squiggly Lines on CNN Telling You? The American Prospect Wonder Woman: I'm Afraid of Sarah Palin swimming freestyle Voting For Obama Even If You Believe He Was A Terrorist TPM Election Central RIGHT FLANK...

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October 14, 2008

LEFT FLANK Voting Rights Watch Facing South Sen. McCain Stood With ACORN Rally In 2006 Marc Ambinder Just Where We Want Them Lean Left RIGHT FLANK The Return of Big Labor Southern Appeal Thank You for Not Drinking the...

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October 13, 2008

LEFT FLANK Three Questions that Bob Schieffer Probably Won't Ask John McCain, But He Should The Huffington Post McCain's New Lurch: I Will Fight, Fight, Fight, Fight, Fight David Corn Is John Lewis Right After All? The American Prospect...

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October 10, 2008

LEFT FLANK Will Bin Laden Strike Again? Rany Jazayerli, FiveThirtyEight The Choice New Yorker Your Power-Worshiping, Maliciously Negligent Media at Work Open Left RIGHT FLANK Connecticut Supreme Court Legalizes Gay Marriage Hot Air Obama Operatives or Straight Shooters? [IAVA...

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October 9, 2008

LEFT FLANK At the Craps Tables With John McCain Michael Kinsley - The Daily Beast The Cowardice Issue Talking Points Memo McCain Calls For Obama to Retract ‘Air-Raiding’ Comment, Despite Making Identical Comments in 2000. Think Progress RIGHT FLANK...

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October 8, 2008

LEFT FLANK Pock-i-stahn vs. Eye-raq TAPPED - The American Prospect Paging David Brooks Andrew Sullivan - The Daily Dish Annnnnnd, Worst Debate Ever, My Friends The Confluence RIGHT FLANK ACORN: Look, We Can't Weed Out Fraudulent Voters. It's What...

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October 7, 2008

LEFT FLANK Palin Supporter Calls African American Sound Man An 'Uppity Negro' TPM Election Central The Real Economy Strikes Back Blog for OurFuture After McCain Claims Vets ‘Know I’ll Take Care Of Them,’ IAVA Gives Him A ‘D’ Think...

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October 3, 2008

LEFT FLANK VIDEO: Watch Sarah Palin Read Her Answers In Last Night’s Debate Think Progress The Problem with Trickle-Up EconoSpeak Palin Falsely Represented McCain's Position On Bankruptcy And Mortgages TPM Election Central RIGHT FLANK Is John McCain Trying to...

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October 2, 2008

LEFT FLANK Alaskan National Guard Reaches A Crisis Point Crooks & Liars Warren Buffett Talks Up His Own Interests By Talking Up the Bill Firedoglake Bat Boy Meets With Paulson, Ed Anger Endorses McCain All Spin Zone RIGHT FLANK...

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October 1, 2008

LEFT FLANK Cruddy FUD From Gingrich Newshoggers Palin's Anti-Choice Stance Echidne of the Snakes ... Sarah Palin Knows How to Debate AmericaBlog RIGHT FLANK Stop Making Women Look Bad! Classical Values Cut Her Some Slack LadyBlog Imperial Catastrophe Fever...

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September 30, 2008

LEFT FLANK The Paulson Crisis Matthew Yglesias Finally Taking His Turn, McCain Suffers Palin Too The Huffington Post The Case For Endless Torture Prosecutions Spencer Ackerman via TPMCafe RIGHT FLANK Where Was Dodd During the Fannie Mae collapse? Hot...

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September 29, 2008

LEFT FLANK Look At the Numbers TalkingPointsMemo The Stalled Deal Robert Reich's Blog McCain's Week of Theatrics Offers Insight Into His Management Style The Huffington Post RIGHT FLANK Three Scenarios The Atlantic: Ross Douthat Obama's Scorched Earth Policy Pajamas...

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September 26, 2008

LEFT FLANK McCain's M.O. - Our Pain, His Gain Perrspectives Has the McCain Campaign Broken Sarah Palin? The New Republic McCain's Bailout Caper: Politics First The American Prospect RIGHT FLANK Uncle Sam’s Multi-Trillion-Dollar Oil Lockup Tom Blumer, Pajamas Media...

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September 25, 2008

LEFT FLANK Republican Majority for Choice Won't Endorse McCain-Palin RH Reality Check Bill Clinton: Gracious to a Fault Washington Monthly: Political Animal Obama Hung in Effigy in Oregon Jack & Jill Politics RIGHT FLANK Misspelling Found in Palin's Personal...

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September 24, 2008

LEFT FLANK McCain Moves to Suspend Campaign, Delay Debate Open Left Has market meltdown popped McCain/Palin Bubble? HorsesAss.org Time for Rick Davis to Go Washington Monthly: Political Animal RIGHT FLANK I'd Rather Lose a Campaign Than Blah Blah Blah...

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September 23, 2008

LEFT FLANK Bankrupt Bankers and Billion-Dollar Bonuses LA Times: Opinion LA Paulson Rewriting History on Oversight Think Progress The Twelve Lies Of Sarah Palin The Daily Dish RIGHT FLANK McCainWorld: Return to Good and Evil David Keene, The Hill's...

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September 22, 2008

LEFT FLANK The Dodd Alternative Political Animal Losing Alaska d-day Paulson's Folly The American Prospect RIGHT FLANK There Is No Way They Understand This JustOneMinute Is Obama Another Dukakis? Slate Don't Clog. Be Clean. Get Screwed. Reason: Hit &...

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