Posts Tagged ‘Smart Girl Summit’

Oprah, Agroisleña, Rahm, Pundita, and trouble

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

How Oprah Winfrey Can Get Her Brand Back

Please, Oprah, don’t send me a car. Just less Marianne Williamson and more Halima Bashir.

Michael Moynihan says this article by Richard Cohen is The Worst Column of the Year. I think Michael’s an optimist; the year is not over yet, by a long shot, and elections always are a fountain of poor writing, faulty logic and senseless rhetoric.

My friend John Hawkins made more friends at the Smart Girl Summit, The 2010 Smart Girl Summit In Pictures (42 Pics)

Good-bye, Agroisleña: Defiant Chavez orders land takeover of British food giant

Since 1999, when Chavez took office, the government has taken over some 2.5 million hectares (6.2 million acres) of land

More on Geert Wilders:Tear Down This Wall!

You can’t make this up: Rahm Emanuel: Experts say not a legal resident of Chicago, cannot run for mayor, so of course he has a video titled “Glad to be home”…which was made in Washington, DC. There is no “there” here.

On Pakistan and the US: Pundita explains reality to Rachel Maddow and the Pakistanis to Gen. Petraeus, Part 1

Washington defense policymakers are the only people on Earth who whap themselves on the back of the head then yelp, ‘Who hit me?’ So before strategy must come the ability to chew and walk.

Go read every word.

How Much Trouble Are We In? This much trouble: