Tag Archive: IRS Scandal

The Most Telling Moment of the O’Reilly/Obama Interview

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I largely agree with Bernie Goldberg’s assessment of Bill O’Reilly’s interview with President Obama on Superbowl Sunday. It was pretty uneventful. News wasn’t made, important questions went unanswered, and there just wasn’t a lot of value for most viewers to gain from it. As someone who has a deeper interest in politics and the media…

When Is a Traffic Jam A Greater Threat to Democracy Than an IRS Scandal?

It’s good to know that President Obama’s most loyal followers – the so-called mainstream media – have their priorities straight.  As reported by the (conservative) Media Research Center: “In less than 24 hours, the big three networks have devoted 17 times more coverage to a traffic scandal involving Chris Christie than they’ve allowed in the…

Obama: Don’t Blame Me — Blame Those Phony Scandals

The most disturbing aspect of President Obama’s “phony scandals” broadside is that it wasn’t a slip of the tongue.  If it was, we might cut Mr. Obama some slack.  Who among us hasn’t said something on the fly and instantly wished we could catch our words in midair and snatch them back? But President Obama…

How To Make Americans Care About All of These Scandals: Find a Hot Chick

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Over the past few weeks, we’ve been listening to conservative pundits predicting that the multitude of significant government scandals catching momentum in some quarters of the media will ultimately bring down the Obama administration. Former presidential candidate Mike Huckabee was one of the first to weigh in back in early May, stating his belief that…

How High Does the IRS Scandal Go?

Not long ago on his radio show Mike Huckabee said Benghazi would bring down President Obama. “When a president lies to the American people and is part of a cover-up, he cannot continue to govern,” Huckabee said. “As the facts come out, I think we’re going to see something startling. And before it’s over, I…