Tag: david broder

David Broder Dead

David S. Broder, 81, a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for The Washington Post and one of the most respected writers on national politics for four decades, died Wednesday in Arlington of complications from diabetes. Mr. Broder was often called the dean...

David Broder Thinks Lisa Murkowski Should Be President Or Something

"I think that's what voters are looking for. I don't think that most are looking for somebody that is going to follow the litmus test of one party or another, and never deviate from it. I think they want...

Dana Milbank Moves To Op-Ed Page, Threatens ‘Humor Blogging’

We shouldn't expect anything weird to be tacked onto this nice little Howard Kurtz profile about how Time is somehow currently profitable despite utter irrelevance, correct? OH GOD: "The Washington Post has a new op-ed columnist." Yes, if Krauthammer...

Filibuster Reform Not Going To Be Able To Overcome a Filibuster

Democrats fought hard in 2005 to prevent the Republican majority from using the "nuclear option" to overcome their filibusters, and a mysterious drug gang, the "Gang of 14," or the "Jets," as they are also known, came together to...

DAVID BRODER, OUR NEW MARK TWAIN/FOZZIE BEAR? "Then I will write 'This is not a selfish country,' after two paragraphs about how people were opposed to this legislation because they thought it involved helping poor or black people or...

David Broder Needs New Material, You Guys!

The Washington Post's "Dean of Sociopaths," David Broder, wore his finest slacks to write this paragraph: "It is evident from the length of this deliberative process and from the flood of leaks that have emerged from Kabul and Washington...

David Broder Not So Sure About This ‘Thinking’ Approach To Governance

Soulless demented fish-carcass David Broder has recently discovered why Obama is awful and will fail: "But Obama has made it even more explicit, regularly proclaiming his determination to rely on rational analysis, rather than narrow decisions, on everything from...

David Broder Spends Entire Week Filling Out March Madness Bracket

We had not read a column by David Broder, "The Duchess" of the Washington press corps, since at least 1943 ("Buy War Bonds, You Chuckleheads" was the topic at the time), but a tipster told us that it was...

Old Man Walks Around Random Town, Confused, Alone

You must must must watch this video of "The Princess" of the Washington press corps, David Broder, walking around some small Pennsylvania town looking for friends. He knocks on so many doors, but so many people are at work....

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Where David Ignatius Goes, Trouble David Broder Follows

Above, the precise number of retired generals and Post columnists required to call for Donald Rumsfeld's retirement before David Broder will explicitly agree. It's a Rumsfeldapalooza on the Post op-ed page today! David Broder, Dean of the Washington Press Corps,...