The Axis of Liberalism Marches to Re-elect Obama


"I just thought it's too difficult. And you're not going to like this, but my gut feeling is that all the media is against George, Republicans, any Republican." -- Former first lady Barbara Bush, who said she was surprised when her son won the presidency in 2000.

The Axis of Liberalism -- the other AOL -- is the media, academia and Hollywood.

First, the media.

About reporters' reaction to the 2008 Obama campaign, Joan Walsh, editor of the left-wing, said, "I was struck, when I got to Iowa and New Hampshire in January, by how our media colleagues were just swooning over Barack Obama. That is not too strong a word. They were swooning." (Emphasis added.) Read More: