Tuesday open thread


Filed Under Open Thread on Aug 7 

Harry Reid, who wouldn’t know the truth if it opened a B&B in Searchlight, Nevada, has earned four pinocchios from his friends at the Washington Post for his claim that Mitt Romney hasn’t paid taxes in ten years… In related news, there are rumors that Reid is an alien with ties to Area 51.

The Washington Post also wants you to know that 2012 isn’t 1980. Here’s why.

Politico says that Chris Christie might still be in the VP hunt and Bill Kristol thinks an announcement is coming Thursday or Friday.

Finally, there are primaries today in Kansas, Michigan, Washington and Missouri. But all eyes are on the latter with businessman John Brunner, former state treasurer Sarah Steelman and Rep. Todd Akin in a battle for the GOP nomination and a shot to take down Sen. Claire McCaskill. Will Sarah Palin’s endorsement winning streak roll on with her backing of Steelman?