Lies, damn lies and television ratings


Media Matters and the Huffington Post are crowing about the latest Nielson ratings, showing a dip in Glenn Beck’s viewership at Fox News. Media Matters thinks Beck’s weird (and now largely forgotten) hour-long interview with oddball Democrat Congressman Eric Massa in March marked a turning point, although their “logic” escapes me:
Prior to the Massa Moment, [...]

Nancy Pelosi’s Deficient Cleaning Service


Pelosi Convention

The House Speaker has done nothing to drain Washington’s scandal-filled swamp.

Eric Massa — When My Enemy’s Enemy Is Not My Friend


Mine is now the deciding vote on the health care bill and this administration and this House leadership have said, quote-unquote, they will stop at nothing to pass this health care bill, and now they’ve gotten rid of me and it will pass. You connect the dots.
– Eric Massa
And what a set of dots they [...]

Massa the Martyr?


Writing below, Matthew Vadum generously accepts embattled Rep. Eric Massa’s claim that he was forced to retire from Congress due to his opposition to ObamaCare. While this is indeed Massa’s current self-serving explanation, I for one don’t find it credible, not least because it has shifted several times now: He had initially claimed that he [...]

Obama’s Thugs Take Eric Massa Out To The Woodshed


Did former Rep. Eric Massa (D-N.Y.) whose resignation came swiftly after he was accused of –well, actually, I’m not even really sure what he was accused of– do anything wrong?
Time will tell but right now it appears the greatest sin the newly ousted congressman committed was daring to disagree with ObamaCare.
And for this grievous offense against [...]

What a Massa


Congressman Eric Massa, whose resignation will be effective later today, is hitting the air waves and making some incredible accusations.
“I am showering, naked as a jaybird, and here comes Rahm Emanuel, not even with a towel wrapped around his tush, poking his finger in my chest, yelling at me.”
This, as he described, was just one [...]