The Edwards affair

more proof that john edwards is a scumbag

August 30, 2008 // 1 Comment

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Not that there’s insufficient evidence to convict, but this latest submission should make it unanimous: Edwards is scheduled to speak at the University of Illinois’ Urbana campus in mid-October. According to the Chicago Sun-Times, [...]

imagine if obama had lost

August 12, 2008 // 0 Comments

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We’d be stuck with either a slimeball — rational observes know that Edwards has yet to come clean about his mistress and their spawn — or Hillbot, whose campaign operatives are whining what coulda been had Edwards been upfront [...]

could he be more icky?

August 11, 2008 // 1 Comment

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So what did John Edwards see in Rielle Hunter? “Finally, someone who understands just how amazingly wonderful I am.” Edwards, she said, was an old soul who had barely tapped into any of his potential. The real John Edwards, she believed, [...]

no mercy for the pretty boy

August 10, 2008 // 0 Comments

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Nor should there be. Maureen Dowd piles on, appropriately. Even in confessing to preening, Edwards was preening. His diagnosis of narcissism was weirdly narcissistic, or was it self-narcissistic? Given his diagnosis, I’m sure his H.M.O. would pay. [...]

FLASHBACK: Defining John Edwards

August 9, 2008 // 0 Comments

It’s a shame John Edwards can’t stand trial for exploiting the death of his son. (originally posted 9/9/08) Edwards had told Kerry he was going to share a story with him that he’d never told anyone else—that after his son Wade [...]

john edwards is like school on sunday

August 9, 2008 // 4 Comments

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Yes, he’s a scumbag. No, he’s only human. Shit, I thought he was the Green Lantern. Okay, so he’s a mammal. Not a very admirable one, it turns out. (For you partisan types, same criticism applies to insensitive asshole Newt [...]