Tag Archive for NRA

Politicians and Profanity


Profanity is not commonly considered part of the political lexicon. Swearing is even labeled “impolitic.” But politicians are a saltier bunch behind closed doors, when they boss around staffers or try to negotiate with the other side. In public though, politicians are…

Weekly Podcast: The Saddest Podcast Ever


Joe, Kathryn, and Allison discuss the reaction of policy makers to the Aurora shootings and the sanctions levied by the NCAA against Penn State in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky abuse case. It’s a depressing look at the political…

Breakfast in America: March 20, 2012

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Links: Dave Weigel jumps into the Alexandra Pelosi/Bill Maher controversy by pointing out that there really are a bunch of stupid voters. Mother Jones explores the NRA’s role in creating the legal structure responsible for the Trayvon Martin killing. TPM…