Pushing Rope

Michael Hussey is a constant blogger on many liberal blogs as well as his own, Pushing Rope. He doesn’t break news, but he is influen-tial in keeping progressive thought at the forefront of the statewide and national dialogue. He’s merciless on bloviating politicians, say-nothing pundits and lazy reporters. He’s no less demanding of his fellow bloggers, frequently taking one taxi cab driver/writer to task for xenophobic and misogynistic posts. And his breadth of knowledge and links to good info online is amazing, bouncing from Florida’s insurance crisis to Mel Martinez’s support for the war to John Tierney’s “unintentionally comedic writing” in what seems like a matter of minutes.