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.
(By Greg Hengler, Townhall.com) - David Shuster had no idea his pathetic question would backfire. Dennis is way out of Shuster's league. I paused a moment to consider whether I felt sorry for Shuster. It's funny that I took the time.