From Hero to Goat: Bart Stupak is Jar Jar Binks


Stupak makes the same mistake Jar Jar Binks did. He gave too much power away based on lies.

The Generals


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A new book tells the stories of four generals who changed the modern U.S. Army.

Mitch Daniels on the State of the Nation


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The GOP’s newest rising star is a little-known, motorcycle-riding governor from Indiana.

Left Complains NBC’s Olympic Coverage Too Patriotic – Bucks Right


The New York Times’ Alessandra Stanley is upset that NBC is focusing too much of its coverage of the 2010 Olympics on American athletes and seems to be (gasp) cheering for the Americans to do well and happy when they win events. Technology evolves, organizers add new sports — this year it’s ski cross — […]

Time Warner Cable Vs. Fox News


I  live in Time Warner Cable’s  service area in Manhattan and, like millions of other subscribers across the country, I am facing the prospect of an imminent cut off of Fox programming.  It is all supposed to be about a contract dispute. Fox wants $1 per subscriber per month from Time Warner Cable for the right to [...]

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2009 Satellite Award Nominations – “The Stoning of Soraya M.”: Best Motion Picture, Ten Best Films of 2009


Congratulations to NRB friends….
Cyrus and Betsy Nowrasteh

2009 Satellite Award Nominations
Best Motion Picture (Drama)
Bright Star
An Education
The Hurt Locker
The Messenger
Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire
The Stoning of Soraya M.
Best Actress (Drama)
Shohreh Aghdashloo, The Stoning of Soraya M.
Emily Blunt, The Young Victoria
Abbie Cornish, Bright Star
Penélope Cruz, Broken Embraces
Carey Mulligan, An Education
Catalina Saavedra, The Maid
Best Supporting [...]

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‘Oh, Bennie, card tricks. If I’d known…’


We call them “deal breakers.” You ladies know what I mean. He tells you he loves model trains. Or Star Trek. He’s a part time clown or ventriloquist — or, heaven help us, full time. You fix a rictus grin on your face, silently morn the time you wasted shaving your legs, and scan for [...]

SNL Serves Obama a Prodigious Piece of Palin Pie and Highlights The Audacity of Broke


Five Star Unafraid Comedy returns to SNL as they lambaste the presumptuousness and cocky naivete of President Barack Obama.  The skit involves a recent Joint Press Conference in Beijing with Obama and President Hu Jintao.

Naturally, assuming the lead role, Obama (who else?) opens the conference with his typical, arrogant, oratory, and dictates to Jintao [...]