LIGHT BULB JOKES….My only regret this week is that I will probably not get to be a butt of one of Ted Barlow’s lightbulb jokes. He really has an amazingly good (and funny) ear for this stuff.
Chip Somodevilla/Getty ImagesWhy the Left Can't Walk Away from Its Farmer-Labor RootsFascism arises when workers are won over to right-wing appeals to racial or religious solidarity.
Kimberly Pinker/FlickrA Senate Hearing for an Extremist Judicial Nominee Doesn't Go WellSteven Menashi's racism, sexism, and homophobia don't bother Republicans. It's his refusal to ...read more