Thursday, November 1, 2012
Mayor Michael Bloomberg endorses President Obama, but that's not how Fox News saw it. ᔥ Bloomberg Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert will be live on your TV (and online) reacting to the election results in real time Tuesday night. ᔥ Comedy Central The New York Times' public editor thinks Nate Silver's bet with Joe Scarborough was a bad move. ᔥ NYTimes No matter what happens on Election Day this year, it probably won’t as terrible as what happened to Franklin Pierce. ᔥ Death + Taxes Roger Ailes really wanted to help the Bush Adminstration "off the record" in 2005. ᔥ Gawker Does Axelrod Still Have His Mustache? ᔥ DoesAxelrodStillHaveHisMustache.com Jay-Z and Bruce Springsteen will both appear at an Obama rally on Monday, which of course leads to predictions about #JayZSpringsteenSongs. ᔥ TPM[Image ᔥ Tumblr]
Still no sign of Mitt Romney anywhere near the Ed Sullivan Theater, but tonight Vice President Joe Biden makes an appearance via satellite on the Late Show to talk about why early voting is so important.
Mitt Romney had nothing to say to a protester who said climate change caused Hurricane Sandy in Virginia today. Chanting "USA!" won't do anything to prevent extreme weather events.
In case anyone's still listening, Donald Trump announces that it's too late for President Obama to get $5 million for his favorite charity. "This is a very, very sad day for the United States of America."
Lawrence O'Donnell systematically breaks down all of the hypocrisy evident at Mitt Romney's "storm relief event" in Ohio yesterday, including Romney's analogy between the Hurricane relief effort and his experience cleaning up after a high school football game.
Unlike Chris Christie, Stephen Colbert is very concerned with the political implications of Hurricane Sandy, including Mitt Romney's questionable stance on FEMA.