• Tips gratefully accepted here. Thanks!:

  • Recent Comments

    William on They’re up to something.
    William on They’re up to something.
    Catscatscats on They’re up to something.
    Catscatscats on They’re up to something.
    wynne05 on They’re up to something.
    James Bowater on Ooo, that’s going to leave…
    James Bowater on They’re up to something.
    Ivory Bill Woodpecke… on Ooo, that’s going to leave…
    William on Repeat after me: Ted Cruz is a…
    riverdaughter on Repeat after me: Ted Cruz is a…
    Ivory Bill Woodpecke… on Ooo, that’s going to leave…
    William on Repeat after me: Ted Cruz is a…
    Catscatscats on Again! Again!
    MsMass on Again! Again!
    riverdaughter on Covid News: it was just a matt…
  • Categories


  • Tags

    abortion Add new tag Afghanistan Al Franken Anglachel Atrios bankers Barack Obama Bernie Sanders big pharma Bill Clinton cocktails Conflucians Say Dailykos Democratic Party Democrats Digby DNC Donald Trump Donna Brazile Economy Elizabeth Warren feminism Florida Fox News General Glenn Beck Glenn Greenwald Goldman Sachs health care Health Care Reform Hillary Clinton Howard Dean John Edwards John McCain Jon Corzine Karl Rove Matt Taibbi Media medicare Michelle Obama Michigan misogyny Mitt Romney Morning Edition Morning News Links Nancy Pelosi New Jersey news NO WE WON'T Obama Obamacare OccupyWallStreet occupy wall street Open thread Paul Krugman Politics Presidential Election 2008 PUMA racism Republicans research Sarah Palin sexism Single Payer snark Social Security Supreme Court Terry Gross Texas Tim Geithner unemployment Wall Street WikiLeaks women
  • Archives

  • History

    May 2018
    S M T W T F S
     12345
    6789101112
    13141516171819
    20212223242526
    2728293031  
  • RSS Paul Krugman: Conscience of a Liberal

  • The Confluence

    The Confluence

  • RSS Suburban Guerrilla

    • Pennsylvania, land of giants
      Moral giants, that is: SCOOP: @PASenateGOP spent $1.04 million of taxpayer dollars on lawsuits in an effort to suppress the vote and overturn the 2020 election results. Full post to follow. pic.twitter.com/biAu8gSkUG — PA Spotlight (@PA_Spotlight) January 21, 2021
  • RSS Ian Welsh

    • The Logic Of Bootlickers Is The Logic Of Too Many Americans
      This is sweet and lovely in the purity of its boot-licking authoritarianism: Repeat after me: I am not smarter than Joe Biden. I am not smarter than Kamala Harris. I am not smarter than Nancy Pelosi. I am not smarter than James Carville. But if I l stand back and watch and learn, I will […]
  • Top Posts

Holy Moly, Fetterman Won!

Hold on to your seats, sports fans, this story may have meaning.

Yesterday, John Fetterman, 6’10” (I’m guessing) mayor of Braddock, PA, won the Democratic primary for Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania.

Why does this have meaning?

Because John Fetterman is one of those iconoclastic Democratic candidates that we all go gaga about. He is a real community activist. He’s into urban renewal and medical marijuana. He lives the working class

AND

You will never catch him in a suit.

The dude screams laid back.

He’s also got a f*cking hot Brazilian wife, Gisele, and three adorable kids. He lives in an old car dealership.

Yeah, weird, huh?

He’ll be running with our governor, The steadfast, unflinching Tom Wolf. This will be one to watch because the PA state legislature is definitely redder than red hardass Republican. But Fetterman has the appearance of a bouncer, only nicer. And cooler.

I have two candidates to campaign for this fall. Conor Lamb won last night as well.

The good news just keeps on coming. Seven women won their primaries in the newly drawn congressional district maps.

This fall should give the media a whole new perspective on Pennsylvania. 2016 was an brief regression on the way to something else. We are the vanguard.