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 James Crugnale, Mediaite) - In a stinging comparison that is sure to leave a mark, on Sunday’s 'This Week With Christiane Amanpour', George Will said the rise of Herman Cain had a lot to do with Republicans coming to the realization that Mitt Romney is 'their' Michael Dukakis. “A technocratic Massachusetts governor running on competence, not ideology,” Will observed.