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 Jon Bershad, Mediaite) - Tonight on Hardball, Chris Matthews and guests Eugene Robinson and David Corn were having an interesting conversation on what President Obama can and should do to sway the disturbingly large amount of Americans that think he’s a Secret Muslim. To show that Americans are being tricked by the GOP and the media, Matthews chose a couple of examples. The first was the clip of Glenn Beck saying that Americans aren’t recognizing Obama’s “version” of Christianity (implying its different from their’s). The second was…The Globe?