"It’s a hopeful message. Obama centrism will prevail, stabilize the country, and prepare it for progressive reform, because even football fans will understand that Super Bowl sideshows -- be they about voyeuristic horndogs, flatulent slackers, star quarterbacks, or God knows how many holy day trippers jamming down food-like products and loser liquids -- can be taken seriously only on Sunday." - Robert Lipsyte, 30-Second Warnings, tomdispatch.com, 4 Feb 2010.
“HARD-NOSED HILL SAVED HORNDOG BILL�? blares the headline for the New York Post's review of Carl Bernstein's biography of Hillary Clinton, A Woman in Charge. Sadly, her husband and our former president, whatever his virtues and contributions, is the poster boy for this term.