Joel McHale nails Obama



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Just in case you missed this on twitter yesterday. Marvel and Star Wars are at it!

This is how you do clever, viral marketing on Twitter.


George R.R. Martin tweeted this with the caption, “Well played, bookstore. Well played.” 


George R.R. Martin tweeted this with the caption, “Well played, bookstore. Well played.” 

“I don’t say homosexuality is an abomination, Sir, the bible does.”


This is now the third area in which Romney has refused to share specifics on the explicit grounds that so doing would be bad politically for him. Romney has repeatedly said he won’t release his tax returns because Democrats will find things in them to attack. And he has vowed to eliminate whole government agencies, but has confirmed that he won’t specify which ones precisely because his failed Senate bid taught him that getting too specific puts him at risk of losing. As Jonathan Chait has written, this is akin to saying: “One of the things I have found in previous elections is that announcing my plans makes people want to vote against me.”

(Emphasis mine.)

Do your job, media.

Do your job, reporters.

Do your job, cable news.

Do your job, newspapers.

Inform voters clearly and without the “both sides do it” false equivalency, that the Romney campaign is deliberately hiding what a Romney presidency would mean for the country, because the campaign knows that they will lose if voters find out their actual policy plans.

It is absolutely staggering to me that it is possible in this country for a person seeking to be the PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES can completely hide everything that person would do if elected and expect voters to be totally fine with that.

The cable news and national network news programs have a responsibility to clearly explain this to voters: Mitt Romney won’t tell you what he plans to do if you elect him, because he believes that if you knew, you wouldn’t vote for him.

That’s just astonishing to me.

GChat analysis: Facebook prices its IPO!!!111!!!
Jason: cue the bad facebook puns now
Julianne: ?
Jason: facebook has made its profile public
Julianne: hahaha
Jason: facebook changed its beliefs to capitalism
Julianne: yesss
Jason: facebook is now in a relationship with NASDAQ
Julianne: saucy
Jason: facebook added an event to its timeline - May 3, 2012 - SCREW YOU IM RICH NOW AHAHAHA
Julianne: i'm laughing too hard to look at this s-1
Jason: facebook updated its favorite quote to $28-$35

My life goal.