Category Archives: Obama Nation

Pour ├ępater les R├ępublicains

President Obama Wins Nobel Peace Prize | TPMDC

Basically, the Nobel Committees have decided to issue one prize a year simply to annoy the US Republican Party — Gore the Peace Prize in 2007, Krugman the Economics award in 2008, and now this. Needless to say, I approve.

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So sorry…

Brenda Lee, Reporter, Dragged Kicking And Screaming From Near Air Force One

Hey, I know those guys!

Jezebel – They Call Me Mr. Post-Traumatic Embitterment Disorder – Post-traumatic embitterment disorder

According to the LA Times, the American Psychiatric Association recently discussed applying the term to “people who feel they have been wronged by someone and are so bitter they can barely function other than to ruminate about their circumstances.”

My God, the entire Republican Party has this!

Well, this will be fun

Supreme Court Justice Souter To Retire : NPR

The Republicans will go apeshit at the confirmation hearings. And there’s nothing they can do! BWAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!!!!!!!!! Obama could nominate Bill Clinton, and all they could do is whine. I think Clinton would be a pretty good justice, actually.

How about that

George Wallace’s daughter introduces Attorney General Eric Holder at Selma celebration – Breaking News from The Birmingham News – al.com

Sometimes, things really do get better.

In that they actually know something about science

Obama science choices break from Bush – White House transition- msnbc.com

He’d do a great job, whatever it is

U.S. Rep. Artur Davis being screened as potential Obama appointee – al.com

Davis is an Obama pal, and it’s not surprising that he might be up for a cabinet post. That’s what the story insinuates, anyway. It could be a high post that isn’t in the cabinet; I assume that the FBI does checks for those, too.