Thursday, February 19, 2009

Nate Silver's Oscar Predictions

Keith features a video version of Nate Silver's Oscar predictions.

Crazy Rick Santelli from CNBC

If you want people on the floor of the Chicago stock exchange to cheer and whistle, this is what you need to say:

"We're thinking of having a Chicago tea party in July. All you capitalists that want to show up to Lake Michigan, I'm gonna start organizing. I'm thinking of dumping in some derivative securities."

The View: What If It Was a White Monkey?

I'm not following this argument.

Megyn Kelly: Race Relations Expert

Noted blond woman anchor Megyn Kelly responds to Eric Holder's comments on race:

He said they [the department] has a special responsibility in addressing racial ills. That — that strikes fear down the spines of many conservatives in this country, because they don’t want the Justice Department taking us back to the day when they get heavily involved in things like affirmative action, and things like voter registration rights. […]


Fox News is the Best Cable News Network*

*Actually, they are just the most arrogant cable news network for running this ad. [MediaBisto]

Ryan Started the Fire

Sometimes obsessive fan videos on YouTube just work. When they use a jumping-off point as good as Dwight's "Ryan Started the Fire" song, it's hard for me to resist. [Vulture]

Fox and Friends Targets Textbooks

As the Bush years start sneaking into history textbooks, we can only expect more outrage from these guys.

Hillary Goes on "Awesome" Show

Hillary makes an appearance on Indonesian MTV. “I heard I was going to be on an awesome show."

Olbermann Takes on Bachmann

There's way too much crazy in this segment. "Stand back, we have Bachmann."