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Mayberry Machiavellis

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  • noun Plural form of Mayberry Machiavelli.

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  • This gave rise to what you might call Mayberry Machiavellis — staff, senior and junior, who consistently talked and acted as if the height of political sophistication consisted in reducing every issue to its simplest, black-and-white terms for public consumption, then steering legislative initiatives or policy proposals as far right as possible.

    Election Central Saturday Roundup

  • This gave rise to what you might call Mayberry Machiavellis — staff, senior and junior, who consistently talked and acted as if the height of political sophistication consisted in reducing every issue to its simplest, black-and-white terms for public consumption, then steering legislative initiatives or policy proposals as far right as possible.

    Obama: My Administration Will Value "Science" And "Facts"

  • * Deliberately provocative analogy of the day: Ryan Grim compares Obama advisers pushing deficit reduction over job creation to the "Mayberry Machiavellis" who famously urged Bush to let politics, not empirical reality, guide all decisions.

    Happy Hour Roundup

  • Today, a new band of Mayberry Machiavellis has gained control, counseling President Obama to ignore the advice of his economic team and press forward with deficit reduction ahead of job creation.

    HUFFPOST HILL - JULY 6TH, 2010

  • Today, a new band of Mayberry Machiavellis has gained control, counseling President Obama to ignore the advice of his economic team and press forward with deficit reduction ahead of job creation.

    Mayberry Machiavellis: Obama Political Team Handcuffing Recovery

  • Grim appeared to discuss his latest piece, Mayberry Machiavellis: Obama Political Team Handcuffing Recovery, in which he reports on the group of advisers "counseling President Obama to ignore the advice of his economic team and press forward with deficit reduction ahead of job creation."

    HuffPost TV: Ryan Grim: Obama's Republican-Looking Fiscal Policy Driven Mostly By Politics (VIDEO)

  • John J. DiIulio Jr. left after being forced to work in a White House that he likened to “the reign of the Mayberry Machiavellis.”

    Here's An Advance Copy Of Rahm's Full Speech

  • It's all part of the Mayberry Machiavellis all-politics-all-the-time mode since 5 lawyers gave W his throne.

    Election Central Morning Roundup

  • Our Mayberry Machiavellis are doing their very best to walk off with the store, while the nation's bank regulators dance around this bonfire and pay homage to the gods of financial chaos.

    Breaking ranks in Bushland-insiders bailing out on Lame Duck, Inc

  • Our Mayberry Machiavellis are doing their very best to walk off with the store, while the nation\'s bank regulators dance around this bonfire and pay homage to the gods of financial chaos. '

    Breaking ranks in Bushland-officials publically disagreeing on policy

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