Tag Archives: Rahm Emanuel

When a Nation Forgets Its Own Clichés (Horse’s Mouth Edition)

From our That’s Just Sad desk From time to time the hardclipping staff chronicles the mangled phrases issued by the differently clichéd among us and, man, they just keep piling up. Here’s our latest collection, in reverse chronological order. (Boldface … Continue reading

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WSJ Misfires: Fails to Get Full Story On Scott Brown, Fails To Credit First Story On Rahm Emanuel

Maybe the hardworking staff is just feeling nitpicky tonight, but two weekend Wall Street Journal stories (on consecutive pages, no less) hit us the wrong way. Nitpick #1: Chicago Tussles Over Cameras Mayor Emanuel Says They Would Catch Speeders; Critics … Continue reading

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Where Is @FakeTomMenino?

Sunday’s Boston Globe trumpeted Mayor Tom Menino’s triumphant return to the Twitterverse: Mayor reconnects with his public, breaks out in tweets on Twitter After nearly a year of silence, Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino is back on Twitter, connecting with … Continue reading

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Ads ‘n’ Ends

Who Dat Who Say Louisiana Is 1st in Ethics Disclosure Laws? The Pelican State has hitched its wagon to the New Orleans Saints Super Bowl bid by running a national newspaper ad for Louisiana Economic Development headlined, “The Stats Don’t … Continue reading

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