Discussing perceived political angles to tragedies, especially as they’re happening, is always touchy. Even if there is a valid policy observation to be made, you’re opening yourself up to ready-made accusations of insensitivity, partisanship, and opportunism. So it should come as little surprise that the leftist smear merchants at Media Matters are raking Sean Hannity over the coals for a “five-minute Obama-bashing session” during his coverage of the disaster in Japan.
Michelle Kwan is the most highly decorated figure skater in United States History. She holds nine US Titles, five World Championship Titles, two Olympic Medals, and between 1994 and 2004, she never finished lower than third place in any tournaments in which she participated.
In spite of Kwan’s legendary accomplishments, for many she will be remembered [...]