The preposterous lies framing Obama’s attack on the Supreme Court.
Not content to let Eric Alterman have all the fun of belittling Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN), Daily Beast writer John Avlon has joined the Bachmann bashing bandwagon, too. The Beast’s resident “extremism” hand-wringer is taking a more roundabout approach, suggesting that Bachmann is symptomatic of a broader radicalization of Minnesota, for which she and Gov. Tim Pawlenty “are going to have to answer for.”
Useful idiots came in handy for Lenin, and they are coming in handy today for those who seek to bring Sharia (Islamic) Law into America’s courtrooms. Florida Judge Richard Nielsen has ruled that he will settle a dispute according to “Ecclesiastical Islamic Law” and Adam Serwer at The American Prospect is bending over backwards to defend the ruling.
In response to questioning by Senior White House Correspondent Jake Tapper, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton provided some insight into the administration’s mindset regarding Libya. It suggests that, while the rest of us may be confused by President Obama’s apparent double-standard, there may be a method to the madness which undermines national sovereignty.