Fox News - Fair & Balanced

Andrew Walter

Podesta sorry for GOP cult slur

It’s not often we see an apology from a pol on Twitter. But Wednesday, the White House’s incoming adviser, John Podesta , did just that.In an interview with Politico in the fall, the former Clinton chief of staff compared Republicans to a murderous cult saying, “They need to focus on executive action given that they are facing a second term against a cult worthy of Jonestown in charge of one of the houses of Congress.”National Review’s Greg Pollowitz compared the comment to President Bush’s handling of Hurricane Katrina.This comment on Jim Jones is @johnpodesta 's Katrina.— Greg Pollowitz (@GPollowitz) December 18, 2013The outrage on Twitter – and elsewhere -- resulted in this Podesta tweet:In an old interview, my snark got in front of my judgment. I apologize to Speaker Boehner, whom I have always respected.— John Podesta (@johnpodesta) December 18, 2013And Mr. Speaker? It doesn’t seem like he’s in a forgiving mood. His spokesman had this to say to reporters: “For those who’ve forgott...

Read More

  1. NFL offseason player and coaching changes

    NFL offseason player and coaching changesThursday, August 13, 2009 By The Associated PressPrintA look at offseason changes in the NFL that could affect fantasy footb...

  2. Burgess, Heyward-Bey absent as Raiders open camp

    Burgess, Heyward-Bey absent as Raiders open campWednesday, July 29, 2009 By JOSH DUBOW, AP Sports WriterPrintNAPA, Calif. —  Two-time Pro Bowl defensive end Derrick ...

  3. Raiders' Asomugha inactive against Bucs

    Raiders' Asomugha inactive against BucsSunday, December 28, 2008E-Mail Print Share:TAMPA, Fla. —  Oakland Pro Bowl cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha was inactive for Sunday...

  4. Sore elbow sidelines Raiders quarterback Russell

    Sore elbow sidelines Raiders quarterback RussellWednesday, July 30, 2008By JOSH DUBOW, AP Sports WriterE-Mail Print Share:NAPA, Calif. —  JaMarcus Russell was held o...

  5. Patriots sign QB Walter, release QB Gutierrez

    Patriots sign QB Walter, release QB GutierrezTuesday, August 04, 2009PrintFOXBOROUGH, Mass. —  The New England Patriots have signed quarterback Andrew Walter and rel...

  6. Sullivan replaces Carpenter at QB for ASU

    Sullivan replaces Carpenter at QB for ASUThursday, August 27, 2009 By ANDREW BAGNATO, AP College Football WriterPrintTEMPE, Ariz. —  In three years as Rudy Carpenter...

  7. NFL offseason player and coaching changes

    NFL offseason player and coaching changesThursday, August 27, 2009 By The Associated PressPrintA look at offseason changes in the NFL that could affect fantasy footb...

  8. Patriots release Brady's backup QB

    Patriots release Brady's backup QBMonday, August 31, 2009 By HOWARD ULMAN, AP Sports WriterPrintFOXBOROUGH, Mass. —  Quarterback Kevin O'Connell, projected to be Tom...

  9. QB Hoyer, RB Green-Ellis lead Pats over Giants

    QB Hoyer, RB Green-Ellis lead Pats over GiantsFriday, September 04, 2009 By HOWARD ULMAN, AP Sports WriterPrintFOXBOROUGH, Mass. —  Rookie Brian Hoyer staked his cla...

  10. Patriots release backup QB Walter

    Patriots release backup QB WalterFriday, September 04, 2009PrintFOXBOROUGH, Mass. —  Undrafted rookie quarterback Brian Hoyer is Tom Brady's only backup, at least fo...

  11. Raiders DE Trevor Scott makes most of opportunity

    Raiders DE Trevor Scott makes most of opportunityWednesday, May 20, 2009 By JOSH DUBOW, AP Sports WriterPrintALAMEDA, Calif. —  Trevor Scott entered the NFL last sea...

  12. NFL offseason player and coaching changes

    NFL offseason player and coaching changesThursday, September 03, 2009 By The Associated PressPrintA look at offseason changes in the NFL that could affect fantasy fo...

  1. NFL, Teacher Union Disputes Similar?

    Fmr. NFL players Andrew Walter and Tiki Barber on the labor disputes facing the unions for Wisconsin teachers and NFL football players.

  2. Haitian Amputee Soccer Team

    Team spreads hope, inspiration

  3. LT, Rivers lead Chargers to 34-7 win over Raiders

    LT, Rivers lead Chargers to 34-7 win over RaidersFriday, December 05, 2008By BERNIE WILSON, AP Sports WriterE-Mail Print Share:SAN DIEGO —  LaDainian Tomlinson can s...

  4. Raiders WR Walker done for year after ankle injury

    Raiders WR Walker done for year after ankle injuryThursday, November 13, 2008E-Mail Print Share:OAKLAND, Calif. —  Raiders wide receiver Javon Walker is scheduled to...

  5. No. 15 Arizona State beats Northern Arizona

    No . 15 Arizona State beats Northern Arizona Sunday , August 31 , 2008 By ANDREW BAGNATO , AP College Football Writer E - Mail Print Share : TEMPE , Ariz . Rudy Car...

  6. LT, Rivers lead Chargers to 34-7 win over Raiders

    LT, Rivers lead Chargers to 34-7 win over RaidersThursday, December 04, 2008By BERNIE WILSON, AP Sports WriterE-Mail Print Share:SAN DIEGO —  The San Diego Chargers ...

  7. Raiders sign top pick Heyward-Bey

    Raiders sign top pick Heyward-BeyThursday, July 30, 2009 By JOSH DUBOW, AP Sports WriterPrintNAPA, Calif. —  Rookie receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey signed a five-year c...

‹ Prev12Next ›