Michael S. Steele

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2009

    Republicans To Label Democrats Socialists, Officially

    In case you missed it, the Republican National Committee is expected to pass a resolution to henceforth brand the Democratic Party the "Democrat Socialist Party." Dave Weigel has the resolution ("We the members of the Republican National Committee recognize that the Democratic Party is dedicated to ... More >>

  • Columns

    April 29, 2009
  • Blogs

    April 23, 2009

    Rightblogger: Don't Call Obama a Socialist -- Socialist Americans Might Like Him More

    President Obama today announced his support for credit card legislation moving through Congress, which would trim some of the tricks such companies use to keep unfortunate users in eternal indentured servitude. He's going to meet with credit card executives, hopefully to lay down the law. This is of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2009

    Quick Hits

    Our favorite New York paper has made a haunting short film from surveillance camera footage of a kid casing, then tagging up a Staten Island deli. The perp is thought to have hit a local tire shop as well. Frank Miller's Peanuts. GOP Fight Club: Top Republicans are beating up new RNC chairman ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2009

    Ross Douthat New Times Rightwing Columnist

    To replace departed token overt conservative Billy Kristol, the New York Times has engaged rightblogger Ross Douthat of the The Atlantic. A colleagues kvells; the Times seems excited at how young their new columnist is (Only 29! Why, Scotty Reston was still a copy-boy at 29!) Douthat's old archives ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2009

    Ailing Michael Steele Vows to Continue Using the Phrase "Hip-Hop"

    Sounds pretty great here, actually In a pretty pointed Politico piece today, Michael Steele, erstwhile slang-artist and growing scourge on his own party, receives some pretty rough treatment. Write Mike Allen and Andy Barr: A month after Michael Steele became the first African-American chairman o ... More >>