Ever since the MSNBC host’s denunciation of a Tim James TV ad catapulted James to superstar status in the Alabama GOP gubernatorial primary, the Rachel Maddow Threshold (RMT) has become the new gold standard in conservative campaign advertising.
In one of the delicious ironies of the Obama Age, Republican consultants are conspiring feverishly to produce TV commercials that exceed the RMT and get their candidates condemned on the Liberal Network No One Ever Watches.
All of which is to explain why Dale Peterson is now odds-on favorite to become the nation’s most famous candidate for state agriculture commissioner. At the gossip site Gawker, Adrien Chen says: “This spot … makes James look like a gay Commie terrorist.”
If Maddow doesn’t denounce this one by Thursday, I owe somebody in Huntsville a case of beer.
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?