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Krauthammer on Clinton’s DNC speech: ‘A giant swing and a miss’

Even many Republican had to admit on Wednesday that former President Bill Clinton knocked it out the park with his rousing endorsement of Barack Obama at the Democratic National Convention, but conservative columnist Charles Krauthammer clearly wasn’t feeling the love. “I think it was a giant swing and a miss,”…

Colbert: Michelle Obama only got DNC speaking gig because of who her husband is

Wednesday night on “The Colbert Report,” host Stephen Colbert dissected First Lady Michelle Obama’s widely praised 2012 Democratic National Convention speech.  Rock-ribbed conservative pundit Colbert was not drinking the Obama-ade, however. “Oh, I wonder how she got that gig,” he mused.  ”Crony capitalism!  Solyndra!” The First Lady, he said, spoke…

Jon Stewart: Democrats have so many Latinos they’ve got doubles

On his show Wednesday night, Jon Stewart of The Daily Show noted that the Democratic Party was so “effortlessly diverse” that they had back-ups. “Remember the fuss at the RNC over the rising Latino star Marco Rubio,” Stewart asked. “Well, the Democrats have not only a rising Latino star of…

Bill Clinton warns Romney will ‘double-down on trickle down’

At the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday night, former President Bill Clinton touted the benefits of political cooperation over partisanship and made the case for Barack Obama’s re-election. Clinton framed Obama as master of inclusion, noting that the President had appointed Republicans to his administration and selected a Vice President…

Elizabeth Warren: No, Romney, corporations are not people

Massachusetts Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren struck a strong populist tone in her prime time speech at the Democratic convention Wednesday night, saying that the political system is rigged in favor of powerful interests, but that she and President Obama would work tirelessly to change that. In a rousing stemwinder that…

Lewis Black: Bush looks Jamaican compared to Mitt Romney

Comedian Lewis Black joked Wednesday on Current TV that Mitt Romney was so bland and stiff he made former President George W. Bush look Jamaican. “This is how white Mitt Romney is,” Black said. “I thought that George Bush Jr. was the whitest man in politics. George Bush Jr. compared…

LIVE VIDEO AND BLOG: Democratic National Convention speeches

The Democratic National Convention dives into its second day of speeches on Wednesday in Charlotte, North Carolina. Featured speakers include New York Sen. Charles Schumer, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards, outgoing Massachusetts Rep. Barney Frank, Colorado Gov.…

Fluke tells Soledad O’Brien GOP policies make women feel ‘under attack’

Womens’ rights activist Sandra Fluke, who became a lightning rod in the debate over contraception rights this year, said Wednesday that the phrase “War on Women” isn’t just a disagreement regarding policy on reproductive issues or a way to frame the discussion over them. “To me, the frame is less…

NASA releases stunningly trippy multi-angle video of solar eruption

The solar eruption witnessed August 31, what’s known as a “solar prominence,” was captured in stunningly psychedelic detail by NASA scientists, who were kind enough to publish a video on Wednesday showing the gorgeous natural phenomenon from several breathtaking angles, all in glorious high definition. The video was created using footage compiled…

Robertson: Democrats are ‘going after God’

The Democrats’ advocacy of same-sex marriage in this year’s party platform seemed to fluster Pat Robertson on Tuesday’s episode of The 700 Club, as he bemoaned the loss of the party formerly known as the party of “rum, Romanism and rebellion.” “You have insulted the Catholic Church with your rules,…

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