A Message to You, Rudy

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In a very interesting post about political power and economic equality, William Hogeland recounts some uncivil exchanges between Thomas Paine and John Adams: Here’s John Adams on Thomas Paine’s famous 1776 pamphlet “Common Sense”: “What a poor, ignorant, malicious, short-sighted, crapulous mass.” Then comes Paine on Adams: “John was not born for immortality.”

Giuliani Is Creepy

In a NY Times article about Bernard Kerik, I came across this passage (italics mine):

When Senator George “Macacawitz” Allen of Virginia was still considered a viable presidential candidate, I asked this question:

The blogosphere is in a wee bit of a tizzy over a Vanity Fair article that hints Giuliani might be having an(other) affair, this time with advisor and motivational speaker, Starr Shephard. Personally, as long as he’s not doing it in public, I don’t care who Giuliani is or is not screwing, although the whole…

Please, Republicans, Nominate Giuliani

(from here) “He hit me.” Having lived in the NYC area for a few years, I kept reasonably close tabs on the doings of NYC mayor Rudy Giuliani. But over at the Group News Blog, there’s a brilliant roundup of all the awful crap Giuliani has done. My favorite part: