The term "bully pulpit" stems from President Theodore Roosevelt's reference to the White House as a "bully pulpit," meaning a terrific platform from which to persuasively advocate an agenda. Roosevelt often used the word "bully" as an adjective meaning superb/wonderful. The Bully Pulpit features news, reasoned discourse, opinion and some humor.
Mike is one of my favorite writers on Townhall. And he is in North Carolina to boot. This is a must read for both liberals and those who would do battle with them. He speaks from experience in the trenches, battling the leftist nutjobs day in and day out down at UNCW.