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Reverse Midas Touch: One-term Democrat Rep. Tom Perriello loses

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 2, 2010 08:41 PM

President Obama personally campaigned for him, calling him “one of the best congressmen Virginia has ever had.” Voters determined otherwise: Democrat Rep. Tom Perriello just lost his bid for re-election tonight. The reverse Midas Touch strikes again. You know who’s not going to be happy tonight? Yeah, that guy. More via Reuters: Virginia Democratic Representative […]

Reverse Midas Touch: Feingold, students avoid Obama in Wisconsin; Update: Poll – Feingold down by 8; Feingold comes through?; Obama the scold

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 28, 2010 11:18 AM

Lonely, he’s Mr. Lonely…but at least he’ll always have TOTUS. Yep, looks like President Obama’s reverse Midas Touch is kicking in again today. The White House appears to be scrounging for rally attendees. Via Fox News: The president is headed to Madison as part of a series of rallies in swing states leading up to […]

Reverse Midas Touch: House Democrat won’t attend Obamacare Road Show in Ohio; Update: Protesters line streets, video added

By Michelle Malkin  •  March 15, 2010 12:53 PM

Photoshop: Mr Right Cue The Police: Don’t stand so, don’t stand so, don’t stand so close to me… Representative John Boccieri, Democrat of Ohio, whose vote on major health care legislation could be crucial to the outcome, will not be attending President Obama’s health care rally on Monday in Strongsville, Ohio, not far from Mr. […]

Obama to bring Reverse Midas Touch to Australia, Indonesia

By Michelle Malkin  •  February 2, 2010 09:58 PM

The White House Blunder is headed Down Under. Aussie reader Ruth e-mailed me tonight to flag President Obama’s upcoming visit to Australia. Prime Minister Kevin Rudd’s “popularity is sinking slowly” in an election year, Ruth writes, and “his almost evangelical support” of man-made global warming theory “is going to be the weighty millstone around his […]

Capitol Hill plays Jesse Jackson, Jr. games: Docu-Dump and Kick the Can

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 5, 2011 04:55 AM

So, the Office of Congressional Ethics joined in the Holiday Document Dump Spirit (ho, ho, ho!) on Friday and unloaded a two-year-old report on Jesse Jackson, Jr.’s cameo role in the Blago Senate seat trading scam. The announcement is on the OCE site here, but you can read the 300-page report right here in case […]

Solar Company That Received $535 Million Stimulus Loan Guarantee Files Chapter 11

By Doug Powers  •  August 31, 2011 01:58 PM

**Written by Doug Powers During President Obama’s upcoming job speech, if you do a shot whenever you hear the words “invest in clean energy” you’ll be asleep before the teleprompter’s internal cooling fan kicks into action. Not that it was necessary, but here’s yet another reason to be extremely wary of that repeated green clarion […]

Restaurant Obama Cited Last Week as Bailout Beneficiary Going Out of Business

By Doug Powers  •  June 9, 2011 11:38 AM

**Written by Doug Powers The Reverse Midas Touch has claimed another victim: TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio restaurant mentioned last week by President Barack Obama as an indirect beneficiary of the government’s Chrysler bailout will go out of business Sunday after a more than 70-year history. Co-owner Richard Lawrence of New Chet’s Restaurant in […]

‘And the Host Country for the 2022 World Cup Will Be…’; Update: Obama Says ‘Wrong Decision’

By Doug Powers  •  December 2, 2010 01:20 PM


Gandhi with the Wind

By Doug Powers  •  November 8, 2010 02:48 PM

**Written by Doug Powers Today there’s a good chance that ACORN, George Soros, unions and the mainstream media who engaged in a gross dereliction of duty in ’07, ’08 and ’09 are feeling left out and underappreciated: New Delhi — President Obama has spent his three-day India trip praising Mahatma Gandhi, the father of the […]

All of Obama’s Final Four Picks Eliminated — Update: Naturally That Won’t Keep Him From Appearing During the Final Four Telecast

By Doug Powers  •  March 28, 2010 11:40 AM

Fate sealed