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 Jonathon M. Seidl, The Blaze) - A driver in New York City was commuting on the city‘s east side during [Wednesday's] massive snowstorm when he witnessed an extraordinary taxi cab fire. When he took out his camera to capture the incident, however, he ended up catching something even more incredible — the taxi exploding just feet from a fireman: