You Can Only Trust Democrats to Be Democrats


Republican strategist Mark McKinnon has a new Daily Beast column taking Barack Obama and the Democrats to task for still blaming their own failures on the Bush Administration.  He shows that, by and large, the public isn’t buying it, making “Blame Bush!” a less-than effective strategy.  However, a passage near the end of the piece [...]

MSM Double-Standards for the New Putter-in-Chief


It’s time for another installment of Shameless Media Hypocrisy!  This time, Mark McKinnon at the Daily Beast gives us a tale of two presidents who like to golf:
President Obama hasn’t held a formal press conference in almost a year (274 days and counting) yet has golfed 32 times since he was elected—eight more times than [...]

Perry for President? Maybe, But Slow Down


Hot off the heels of Texas Governor Rick Perry’s decisive victory over Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchinson for the Lone Star State’s GOP gubernatorial nomination, Daily Beast columnist Mark McKinnon thinks the governor is well-positioned for a bid at the presidency, or at least the VP slot:
There’s a fight right now for the soul of the [...]

It Takes a Village to Get on the Supreme Court?


It might, if the Daily Beast’s latest speculation is to be believed.  Seizing upon reports that the Obama Administration is looking at potential candidates for future high court vacancies, Mark McKinnon and Myra Adams suggest that Hillary Clinton just might be on the president’s short list:
[I]f in the end if it’s about what is realistic, [...]