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Tea Party Fantasies of Sending Obama to Prison for Benghazi

Tea Partiers indulge in wild fantasies of sending President Obama to prison since they haven't managed to impeach him for…

10 years ago

Historical or hysterical? What to make of Tim Scott replacing whack-job DeMint

South Carolina Governor, Nikki Haley has made history in appointing a black Republican, but was the move historical or hysterical?

10 years ago

Anti Union Dana Loesch Sues Breitbart for Hostile Working Conditions

Apparently Dana was unaware that working for a crazy conservative media outlet would naturally involve 'indentured servitude in limbo.'

10 years ago

NRA’s LaPierre suggests a solution for 1% of gun deaths

The NRA held a press event today. Wayne LaPierre presided. He suggested police in all schools. He mentioned no new…

10 years ago

Republicans Accuse Hilary Clinton of Lying About Concussion

Hilary Clinton, felled by a concussion, is under attack by Republicans for depriving them of an opportunity to subject her…

10 years ago

James Dobson Says Sandy Hook is God’s Judgment on America

James Dobson says America has turned its back on God and Sandy Hook is God's response: the murder of our…

10 years ago

It Exists: Details on proposed spending cuts by the President

Republicans and the media are still pretending that Obama has put forth no budget cuts, yet he has a very…

10 years ago

Glenn Beck’s Philosophical Belch – Agenda 21

Glenn Beck takes the new Egyptian Constitution as an opportunity to push his UN conspiracy and to predict a US…

10 years ago

Fox News Has a Holiday Wish List but Governor Chafee Can’t Have a Holiday Tree

"All I want for Christmas is to kill it," seems to be the song conservatives think liberals sing each and…

10 years ago

The Republican hyperbole about the ‘fiscal cliff’ is deafening and misleading

The ongoing debate about the fiscal cliff continues as the U.S. approaches the current debt ceiling. Republicans are responsible for…

10 years ago

Move Over Star Wars: A Trilogy of GOP Cognitive Dissonance: 2008, 2012, 2016

The Republican Party's doldrums are likely to continue until they acknowledge reality, but there are no signs of that happening…

10 years ago

Millions of jobs lost as corporations continue to set up overseas call centers

In calling in a missing paper report I was surprised to learn that my small newspaper used an overseas call…

10 years ago

How Clear Channel Helped Keep the Romney Campaign Alive While Being Gutted by Bain

Clear Channel assisted Romney's 'business experience' propaganda campaign while they are being quietly gutted to pay back debt run up…

10 years ago

Hardcore Conservative Saxby Chambliss Repudiates Norquist Tax Pledge

Cracks begin to appear in the no new taxes wall as Saxby Chambliss signals a willingness to rethink the question…

10 years ago

What Do GOP Targets Rice, Sherrod, Holder, and Van Jones Have in Common?

All four have all been targeted by Republicans with non-stop false allegations and yet the media continues to assist in…

10 years ago

From an ‘Iconic’ ‘Reagan’ to Trash: Romney Adviser Laments the Fall of Mitt

A Romney campaign adviser was on Morning Joe lamenting how Republicans were saying Romney was like Reagan but now they…

10 years ago

Pushing Back against George Will’s Half Truths and Lies About Elizabeth Warren

George Will writes about an agency founded and briefly run by newly-elected Senator Elizabeth Warren. Will tells many half-truths and…

10 years ago

Will the Media Call Out McCain for Missing the Benghazi Briefing?

John McCain missed a classified briefing on Benghazi because he was giving TV interviews about his alleged questions about Benghazi.

10 years ago

John McCain of Palin Infamy Dares to Question Susan Rice’s Qualifications

McCain told CBS News that he would block Ambassador Rice's confirmation, saying she's 'not very bright' and 'not qualified.'

10 years ago

Mainstream Media GOP Hacks School Paul Ryan on the Meaning of Elections

The Morning Joe panel, from S.E. Cupp to David Gregory,l admitted that Obama has a mandate to let the Bush…

10 years ago

In spite of huge Republican money and relentless attack ads it’s Obama

Incredible amounts of money were spent on the 2012 General Election. And lots of that money was wasted when expensive…

10 years ago

Was Election Night a Mandate for the Status Quo?

America won four more years for President Obama, but did we issue a mandate for change or for the status…

10 years ago

Romney Surrogates Get Beaten Down by David Gregory and Fox News for Jeep Lies

Today, a relentless assault on Romney's auto lies dominated on the Sunday shows, from Fox News to David Gregory.

10 years ago

The GOP’s Vorpal Blade of Cognitive Dissonance Goes Snicker-Snack!

Reality is the ultimate enemy of Republican ideology, so Tom Tancredo picks up his vorpal blade and shows himself asylum-ready

10 years ago

Even the Beltway is Catching on to Romney’s ‘Desperate Dishonesty’

Today on Bloomberg News, Al Hunt called Mitt Romney's GM and Chrysler lies desperate and dishonest. The word fraudulent was…

10 years ago

Redditor Rallies to Stop Celina High School From Treading on Students’ Constitutional Freedoms

In the Republican county of Mercer Ohio, wearing a T-Shirt supporting gay rights to your public high school can get…

10 years ago

Romney Rigs His Own ‘Relief Rally’ by Buying $5,000 Worth of Supplies

Want a photo-op with Mitt Romney just after Sandy hits New Jersey? Just grab a campaign pre-purchased jar of WalMart…

10 years ago

Romney Pays Dearly for Making the Fatal Mistake of Lying about Corporations

Mitt Romney has been smearing people his entire campaign, but when he took down GM and Chrysler, the press woke…

10 years ago

Romney Surrogate Fumbles, Can’t Explain Why Romney is Lying About Jeep

Asked if Romney was lying about Jeep moving production to China, Blackburn said, 'Oh, well, I don't know. I haven't…

10 years ago

Press Wakes Up to Romney’s Lies, Says There’s ‘no excuse’ for ‘astonishingly misleading’ Jeep Ad

Romney jumped the lie shark with his new ad. The press is not impressed and they are calling Romney out…

10 years ago

While Romney Runs and Hides, a Confident Obama Takes Media Questions in All Formats

Obama takes questions in situations where 'anything can happen,' but Romney is avoiding Nickelodeon, MTV, Rock Center, Letterman, O'Reilly, and…

10 years ago

Reaction to Romney’s Economic Speech: ‘All About Obama’, ‘Uniformly Negative’

Mitt Romney stumbled his way through a stump speech attack on Obama that included no economic news, no specifics, but…

10 years ago

The Republican Party: The Crazy Ex in Charge of Your Freedom

The GOP is being overtaken by the crazy exes, bitter and bursting with desire for revenge against a world that…

10 years ago

Obama and Dems ‘Absolutely Crushing’ Romney and GOP in Early Voting in Nevada

On MSNBC, a Nevada political reporter said that Obama and Democrats are 'absolutely crushing' Mitt Romney and GOP in early…

10 years ago

Even Scarborough Sees that Romney Needs to Demand Mourdock Take Down the Ad

Even Joe Scarborough slammed Indiana Senate candidate Richard Mourdock's rape comments and said that Romney should come out stronger against…

10 years ago

Mittocracy: Tearing Down The Media’s Mitt Momentum Myth

The Mitt Romney momentum myth has been going on since Romney 'won' the first debate by lying about his positions.…

10 years ago

Team Romney Sneers ‘ObamaCare’ for Years, But Calls Romnesia ‘Silly’

The Romney camp called President Obama's term Romnesia 'quite silly' on Face the Nation, but Romney has been sneering ObamaCare…

10 years ago

Conservatives Feign Outrage Over MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski’s Pay Disparity

Conservatives are hoping to save Mitt Romney from his failed attempt to avoid a policy discussion about equal pay by…

10 years ago

Bryan Fischer, Kicked off CNN for Lying, Reacts like Childish Buffoon

Bryan Fischer appeared on CNN this week to share his hateful and dishonest spew but ran into a host who…

10 years ago

Ann Romney Thinks a Mormon Mission is the Same as Serving in the Military

While on The View, Ann Romney said their family finds different ways of serving, with their sons having served their…

10 years ago

Post Debate Male Pundits Speak for Women Voters and Get It All Wrong

After the debate, male pundits explained that women voters might have been turned off by the 'pettiness' of the candidates'…

10 years ago

Romney’s Tax Plan Turns the Laws of Mathematics on their Head

Ask yourself why the laws of mathematics work differently for Mitt Romney than for the rest of the universe before…

10 years ago

Scared of Joy and Whoopi, Mitt Romney Cancels on The View

Mitt Romney shocked no one by suddenly announcing that he will not go on the high risk TV show 'The…

10 years ago

Jake Tapper Calls Out Romney’s Conflict of Interest in China

On 'This Week', Jake Tapper called out Mitt Romney's claim that he would get tough on China when he is…

10 years ago

GOP Congressman – Evolution a Lie Straight from the Pit of Hell

Paul Broun and Todd Akin, both serving on the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology, deny evolution and embrace…

10 years ago

Reddit Mods Explain the Rationale Behind the Gawker Ban

Reddit mods explain the reasoning behind their recent decision to ban Gawker from certain sub Reddits.

10 years ago

Paul Ryan Visibly Gulped While Being Pressed for Answers During Debate

Paul Ryan's gulping was so evident that Obama for America released a new web video that that pokes fun at…

10 years ago

Don’t expect Obama/Romney part deux Biden is one tough cookie

Joe Biden debates Paul Ryan in the only Vice Presidential nominee debate. Biden is expert in Foreign Affairs and very…

10 years ago

Best Romney Photo Ever?

Republicans reacted with cries of media bias when they saw this photo, but they conveniently forgot how they laughed at…

10 years ago

Kirk Cameron Throws Stones at Gays But Says He is the Stoning Victim

Kirk Cameron has been stoning gays and lesbians but wants to present himself as the victim because people dared criticize…

10 years ago

Jack Welch Admits He Has no Evidence

Jack Welch caused a stir this week when he launched a conspiracy theory aimed at President Obama. Yesterday, he admitted…

10 years ago

Romney Won! The Debate is Over and the Spin Begins

The mainstream media was quick to proclaim a Romney victory afer last night's debate, but who really won remains to…

10 years ago

Obama Bombshell Video Discredits the Right

The Obama Bombshell video has done nothing but discredit the peddlers on the Right on multiple levels. Their days of…

10 years ago

Romney Surrogate Mocks Reporter for Asking for Tax Plan Specifics

Romney surrogate Bob McDonnell refused to provide specifics or answer questions about Mitt Romney's budget and tax plan math, calling…

10 years ago

Morning Joe Goes All In With Romney Propaganda and Medicare Lies

Monday's panel seemed to go out of their way to justify Romney's 47% comments without ever bringing them up, taking…

10 years ago

Meet the Press Loses Credibility by Letting David Gregory Misquote Obama

David Gregory twice asserted an inaccurate Obama quote while advancing a Republican argument against President Obama's foreign policy today on…

10 years ago

Chris Christie Goes Off Script and Raises Expectations for Romney in Debates

Chris Christie told NBC's David Gregory that Romney was going to change the entire narrative of the campaign on Wednesday's…

10 years ago

Voter Contempt for GOP is High so Let’s Thank the Liberals for Saving America

According to new polling contempt for the GOP is pushing Democrats across the country into the lead, so as Alan…

10 years ago

With 8.8 Million Hits Romney Secret Video Annihilates Right Wing Super PACs

Romney's 47% remarks have been viewed 8.8 million times, in contrast with a combination of the Romney and SuperPAC 'Fine'…

10 years ago

The Media’s Truth-Telling Double Standard is Penalizing Democrats

Democrats are subjected to a different set of standards than Republicans when it comes to their behavior including in political…

10 years ago

Not Even Fox News Can Save Mitt Romney’s Sorry Sunday

The DNC put together a montage titled Romney's Sorry Sunday of mostly conservatives bashing Romney on the Sunday shows. Even…

10 years ago

Mitt Fit: Romney Threw ‘Temper Tantrum’ and Forced Univision to Re-tape Intro

Not only did Romney pack the forum with bused-in supporters, but he refused to go on stage until the introduction…

10 years ago

Mitt Romney Says Obama Has Given Up but is Romney even Trying?

Mitt Romney wants to convince Ameicans that Obama has quit on them, perhaps to cover up the fact that he…

10 years ago

The Media Busts Mitt Romney for Trying to Breitbart Them on Redistribution

Mitt Romney and Republicans pounced on a deceptively edited video of Barack Obama, never bothering with facts or reality. Now…

10 years ago

Best Ad Ever: Obama Schools Romney on Being Taken Out of Context

Best Obama ad ever. If Mitt Romney wants to know what out of context means, and how it feels, Barack…

10 years ago

Meme of Desperation – Bush Gave Middle East 10 Years of Peace

In a breathtaking revision of history, we are being told that President Bush gave the Middle East ten years of…

10 years ago

Clint Eastwood Blames Romney for Being Dumb Enough to Let Him on Stage

Clint Eastwood calls out the Romney campaign, saying 'If somebody's dumb enough to ask me to go to a political…

10 years ago

Romney Throws Details out Window, Turns to God

Mitt Romney has never been very specific about what he would do as president to "fix" things. He just says…

10 years ago

Paul Ryan Pours Gas on Middle East Unrest at the Values Voter Summit

Ryan poured gasoline on the fire today and then, like a little boy dropping the pyro's match and running, disingenuously…

10 years ago

The Recipe for a Republican Politician

The unsavory ingredients that go into making a Republican politician create a perfect storm for America and the world in…

10 years ago

Romney and Mainstream Media Try to Silence Nate Silver’s Obama Victory Projections

The Romney campaign sent out a rather breathless memo this morning warning the press to not get too worked up…

10 years ago

Tea Party Deadbeat Joe Walsh Tells Sandra Fluke to get a Job

Tea Party hero Joe Walsh told a diner full of old white folks that Sandra Fluke needs to get a…

10 years ago

David Gregory Rolls Out the Red Carpet for a Corporate Media Romney Infomercial

No one puts on a better show of pretending to push back with stern looks while his words actually just…

10 years ago

Ann Romney Says It’s Ridiculous That You Think They Don’t Have Empathy

While extolling her own suffering, Ann Romney complained about how You People have demonized the great compassion evinced in The…

10 years ago

Romney Cannot Talk About Ideas He Does Not Have

Romney, running on the same Republican policies as Bush, the same policies as McCain, hypocritically accuses Obama of having no…

10 years ago

How God Got Back Into the Democratic Platform

The Democrats missed an opportunity to take a step forward for the Founders' vision of a secular government by putting…

10 years ago

Deval Patrick Rocks the Convention With Impassioned Call for Obama

Deval Patrick issued a fiery call to Democrats to rally around Obama, implying that Romney is more interested in having…

10 years ago

Paul Ryan Proves He Can’t Speak Without Lying About Janesville GM Plant Closure

Proving he can't speak without lying, Paul Ryan defended his previous lies about the Janesville GM plant closure being Obama's…

10 years ago

Weekend Football Scrimmage in Ohio Leaves Obama Over Romney 1-0

Mitt Romney celebrated the college football season with lies about the economy and job creation and Obama told Ohioans to…

10 years ago

Republicans Won’t Stop Their Assault on Unions Until Every State is Right-to-Work

Collective bargaining has been under attack. Now, the upcoming elections are hazardous as the GOP seeks to impose more right-to-work…

10 years ago

The Republican Party Turns the Page on Truth – And the Media Helps

The Republican National Convention set new records - and lows - for blatant dishonesty and the mainstream media makes it…

10 years ago

Republican Governor Says We Shouldn’t Focus on Little Things Like Romney’s Welfare Lie

While admitting Romney's welfare to work ads are less than truthful, Gov Sam Brownback (R-KS) told us we shouldn't focus…

10 years ago

Marco Rubio Touts GOP Abortion Platform That Suggests Women Are Not Humans

Rubio claimed Republicans were 'protecting the rights of a human being to live,' suggesting that pregnant women are not human…

10 years ago

Withering Support for Todd Akin, and Karl Rove Pulls His Ads

Todd Akin is running out of friends. Even an anti-abortion group wants him to quit. But his biggest loss will…

10 years ago

Glenn Beck May Give Barton’s Book of Lies a New Lease on Life

David Barton's Christian publisher may have dropped his book of lies and who better to save lies about a Founding…

10 years ago

David Barton and Bryan Fischer Get All Three-Year Old on Their Critics

Barton can't win an argument on merits so he attempts to delegitimize critics instead by assigning them to the category…

10 years ago

Dogma and Expediency War for Conservative Christian Hearts and Minds

For years we've been told Obama's Christianity matters but where Romney's Mormonism comes in, will expediency win out over dogma…

11 years ago

Paul Ryan’s Odd VP Selection As a Play for Women’s Votes Through His Wife

So Romney picked Paul Ryan, eh? And at the decidedly unmedia-worthy time of 7 a.m. ET on a Saturday morning.…

11 years ago

Romney and Ryan to Embark on 87 Days of Terror

Mitt Romney is hurting in the polls, has insulted nearly everyone he's met, and now plans to take to the…

11 years ago

Michael Salman and Conservative DIY Martyrdom

Michael Salman claims he was holding small bible studies in his home but he built a 2,000 square foot church…

11 years ago

Bryan Fischer Says Sikh Temple Shooter a Liberal Because He’s a Nazi

Fischer claims the the neo-Nazi Sikh temple shooter was a liberal because he was a Nazi but a glance at…

11 years ago

Democracy Fights Back as Michigan’s Emergency Manager Law Gets Suspended

Michigan finally managed to get the Emergency Manager Law put on the ballot this November, meaning the law is now…

11 years ago

How Michele Bachmann Profited off her Islamophobic McCarthyism

Michele Bachmann was spanked by her party leadership but got herself appointed to an Islamophobic law center and hauled in…

11 years ago

Mitt, Who Wanted Detroit to go Bankrupt, Blames Obama for not ALL Auto Dealers Surviving

Romney, who wanted Detroit to go bankrupt, is angry that some auto dealers went bankrupt even though a bankrupt Detroit…

11 years ago

Mitt Romney Only Took 3 Questions From US Press During Entire 6 Day Trip

For all of Mitt Romney's incessant whining about the press, he took a total of three questions from the American…

11 years ago

Romney Diversion Backfires and Brings More Attention to Botched Foreign Tour

The truth is Romney, and not the media, is diverting attention from the disastrous PR failure of his fundraising tour.

11 years ago

As Our Institutions Fail, Will Americans Get Angry or Apathetic?

We need to believe in the competence of our public institutions for our society to function. When they don't function,…

11 years ago

The Medical Debt of Colorado Shooting Victims Cries out for Healthcare Reform

Many victims of the Colorado shootings are facing ruinous financial debt due to expensive surgeries and rehabilitation for their wounds.

11 years ago

Cantor’s Defense of Bachmann Reveals the Hypocrisy of his Embrace of Diversity

CBS' Charlie Rose asked Cantor how his views on tolerance squared with Bachmann's attack on Huma Abedin. Cantor's response was…

11 years ago