Cokie’s Law via Digby states: It comes from the Village maxim, “It doesn’t matter if it’s true or not, it’s out there,” which was based upon this quote from Cokie Roberts back in 1999: “At this point,” said Roberts, “it doesn’t much matter whether she said it or not because it’s become part of the […]
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Link: When I was 11 years old, my dad told me a little girl could grow up to be president. Forty-eight years later, I believe him.
Ed Rendell is such a putz: PHILADELPHIA — There are more than enough ugly women in America to doom Donald Trump’s campaign for president, at least according to former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell. He made the comment in a Washington Post article Wednesday, as part of his assessment of Trump’s chances of carrying Pennsylvania, which […]
In the latest installment of “Trump’s minions saying stupid stuff” we bring you Tana Goertz, a senior adviser to Donald Trump. After last night, when Trump pulls the “woman card” on Hillary Clinton, Tana goes all in on why Clinton is winning the woman vote. Does she attribute it to her decades of public service? […]
Nice to see Rachel Maddow hold up Canada’s Justin Trudeau as a role model on how to do gender equality in government. MADDOW: Canada has a new prime minister, Justin Trudeau. He promised when he took office that he would have a cabinet that was 50 percent women, and then he did it. He made […]
I tried not to cry last night, but seeing this covered with “I voted” stickers put me over the edge. When I think of all the women who fought and even died for our right to vote, and now we’re thisclose to a woman president?
Oh yes, I remember this. I remember thinking I would never file a rape complaint, because who ever believes women? I still remember the night Nicole Simpson was killed, and telling my editor we should save a spot on the front page, because the AP wire said the cops wanted to talk to OJ. He […]
I just don’t have the mental energy necessary to sit down and write my own take down, but Laurel Brett’s take is close enough: The distortions of his campaign and the bullying tactics of his campaign staff are exactly what I’ve been fighting for the past 45 years. A good friend and a kind man […]
In response to a reporter this morning who asked Clinton to comment on Bernie’s New York Daily News interview, she said: “I think he hadn’t done his homework and he’d been talking for more than a year about doing things that he obviously hadn’t really studied or understood,” Clinton said in an interview on MSNBC’s […]