Monday, June 6, 2011

Commentary Tidbits

New York Times: Our Fantasy Nation?

Talking Points Memo: New Jersey GOPer Premieres Anti-Abortion Suspense Flick This Weekend

CNN: No, Bishop Long, we cannot ignore the past

Salon: Rick Perry to America: Pray to Jesus, or else!

Media Matters: Buchanan: Evangelicals Would Support "Romney, Who's A Mormon" Over "Barack Hussein Obama, Who's An African American Of The Left"

The Wall of Separation: The Christian Coalition On Steroids: Ralph Reed’s New Group Seeks To Corrupt Religion


  1. I've found that those politicians who try to push Jesus as the cure-all for society's woes tend to stand accused of one or more crimes within a few years. Former Birmingham mayor Larry Langford is a good example.

  2. Ahab, the article, "Our Fantasy Nation", sadly reminds me of what a seemingly huge gap there is between even the moderately well-informed and the average citizen these days.

  3. Paul -- And the gap grows wider by the day.

    Buffy -- There's certainly an element of obfuscation with some of those voices.


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