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Donald Trump Jr. Stands Up for Qatar’s Horrific Anti-LGBTQ Laws

Donald Trump Jr. Stands Up for Qatar’s Horrific Anti-LGBTQ Laws

The players of nearly every team are wearing armbands in protest, and the U.S. has been one of the loudest.…

2 years ago

Biden Leads The G7 In Taking Steps To Improve The World Economy

At the top of the docket for the president was a “Building Back Better” plan for the world. This is…

3 years ago

“History Will be Kind to Trump” Fox News’ Greg Gutfeld Has Delusional Take on Trump’s COVID Response

This week, the United States hit a grim milestone. The country has now experienced 500,000 deaths from the COVID-19 pandemic.…

3 years ago

Pence Makes A Fool of Himself As He Tries to Demonize Canadian Healthcare

Poor Mike Pence. Trump’s tantrums over the repeated failed efforts to pass increasingly barbaric versions of Trumpcare, must be getting…

7 years ago

Wanted: Barack Obama as President of France

"Barack Obama has completed his second term as President of the United States on January 21, why not hire him…

7 years ago

John Kerry Condemns Israeli Foreign Policy Driven By Extreme Right-Wing Elements

“The Israeli prime minister publicly supports a two-state solution, but his current coalition is the most right-wing in Israeli history,…

7 years ago

There Have Been 196 Shootings In The U.S. Since The Tragic Massacre In Orlando – When Will We Act?

How many more will die before America decides enough is enough?

8 years ago

After Orlando Shooting, The Fact-Free Firearm Fanatics Are Out In Full Force

Gun nuts make the same arguments following deadly mass shootings – all of them high on emotion and short on…

8 years ago

Pat Robertson Loses it Over Invented 19th Century Category of ‘Homosexuals’

Robertson offers old, outdated beliefs even he doesn't understand or really care about except as a cloak to sanctify his…

8 years ago

At AIPIC, Paul Ryan And Company Showed They Love Israel More Than America

Ryan said at AIPIC that "A confident America stands by its allies." It's just a shame the GOP doesn't stand…

8 years ago

Genocidal Tendencies Do Not Make Trump and Putin Christian Champions

One of Trump's devoted followers would have you believe Trump is a super-Christian, but Trump echoes the Old, not the…

8 years ago

A Happy Thanksgiving to You

Thanksgiving's origins lie in ancient, pre-Christian harvest festivals which are religious in nature, and have nothing to do with genocide

9 years ago

Republicans Wrong Again: More Mexican Immigrants Leaving Than Coming To The US

From 2009 to 2014, 140,000 more Mexican nationals left the United States than the number who entered.

9 years ago

Barack Obama Faces Down Vladimir Putin in a Cold War Redux in Syria

Putin says Assad is best placed to defeat the Islamic State, but Assad is more interested in helping IS defeat…

9 years ago

Thanks To President Obama The US Leads The World in Economic Growth

The U.S. economy surged forward with 3.7 percent growth in the 2nd quarter of 2015, well outpacing other developed nations.

9 years ago

More Than 70 Nuclear Nonproliferation Experts Announce Support for Iran Nuclear Deal

The Republicans find themselves increasingly alone in opposing the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), commonly known as the Iran…

9 years ago

David Barton Says Woman on $10 Bill Denigrates Entire Economic System

This is an attempt to erase our history, we are told by a conservative on a show hosted by a…

9 years ago

John Kerry Tells Republicans To Stop Believing In Unicorns And Join The Real World On Iran

John Kerry dismissed Senator Bob Corker's fantasies about a world where Iran's nuclear knowledge can be made to magically disappear.

9 years ago

Rick Santorum Says He Decides What is Constitutional, Not the Supreme Court

Rick Santorum says says you refusing to believe what he wants you to believe is a violation of the First…

9 years ago

Why Bill Maher is Right, and Joseph Farrah is Wrong

Bill Maher poked the Religious Right's persecution myth full of holes. Joseph Farrah's attempt to discredit Maher only discredits himself

9 years ago

Ann Coulter Says Immigrants Will Rape and Impregnate Your Little Girls

Apparently, women are not already sexually abused in Ann Coulter's America. Maybe she needs to get out more.

9 years ago

Ann Coulter’s Appalling Demographic Engineering

Ann Coulter thinks it's "Adios America" unless we can keep out overweight women, the physically disabled, and the visually impaired

9 years ago

GOP Has Reason To Fret As Clinton Leads Bush 47-40 In North Carolina

A PPP poll found Democrat Hillary Clinton enjoying a modest 47-40 lead over Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush in North…

9 years ago

Yale Instructor David Brooks Says “Campus Crusaders” Are Moral Zealots, Anti-Free Speech

In a post-9/11 world, self-styled "moderate" conservative and New York Times Op-Ed columnist David Brooks has carved out a cottage…

9 years ago

The Wheels Are Falling Off Of Ben Carson’s Campaign As Four Senior Advisers Quit

Barely over a month after launching his presidential campaign, retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson has lost four senior campaign advisers.

9 years ago

Reject the Absolute Moral Corruption of the Republican Cult

The GOP is nothing more than a modern, reactionary cult designed to give religious justification for willful ignorance,bigotry, and bad…

9 years ago

Right Wing Media Loses it Over Idea of Obama as Jewish President

A bunch of white gentiles are maybe not the best people to be talking about who is and who isn't…

9 years ago

Lindsey Graham Says Rand Paul Nomination Would Put Him Into a Coma

With an almost comedic and absolute lack of self-awareness, Lindsey Graham claims Rand Paul is the GOP's looming disaster

9 years ago

Nazi-Friendly Rick Wiles Says Our Government is Run by Nazis

No, our government is not run by Nazis, but I have no doubt that if it was, Jim Bakker and…

9 years ago

Jerusalem Post Deputy Managing Editor: Obama May Love Jews, But he is an Anti-Semite

We're back to President Obama being accused of anti-Semitism because he won't let Israel dictate America's foreign policy

9 years ago

Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Case That Could Undermine One Person One Vote

On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear a case that could fundamentally alter the way districts are drawn…

9 years ago

Democrats Land A Top Candidate To Take On John McCain In 2016

Arizona 1st District Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick plans to challenge Senator John in 2016, giving the Democrats a top tier candidate.

9 years ago

The Islamic State – Other People’s Business?

Republicans like to blame Obama, but Bush had already created ISIL, and Obama cannot un-create them, because Obama cannot un-invade…

9 years ago

What Great Recession? Wall Street Remains Unoccupied By Ethics

Nearly seven years after the American economy foundered under the worst global recession since World War II, it seems nothing…

9 years ago

Louie Gohmert Says Iraq War a Mistake. Because Obama

As Jeb has reminded us, Dubya is our problem, not his. Or Gohmert's. Or the Republican Party's, it seems

9 years ago

One Bush is Like Another: Jeb Doesn’t Know. Jeb Doesn’t Care

It is hard to believe Jeb Bush really wants to be president, with the things he says. Maybe it's just…

9 years ago

Republicans And Local Media Turn On GOP Congressman Over Illegal Campaign Donations

After the FEC ruled Guinta accepted over 300K in illegal donations, NH Republicans and prominent newspapers called for his resignation.

9 years ago

Election 2016 – The Attack of the Republican Clones

Too much can be made of the plethora of Republican candidates for 2016 - after all, they are all virtually…

9 years ago

Bluegrass Poll Reveals Kentucky Would Be A Tossup Between Hillary And Rand Paul

Hillary Clinton and Rand Paul are tied at 45 percent each in a recent poll of Kentucky voters.

9 years ago

Fox News Claims Hillary Less Ethical, But Public Gives Her High Ratings on Every Issue

Fox News seems to want to wish away Hillary Clinton, but even their numbers cannot disguise that the public still…

9 years ago

House Republicans Pass Measure To Prevent DREAMers From Serving In The Military

The U.S. House voted to block a measure permitting considering letting immigrants who arrived here illegally to serve in the…

9 years ago

Sandy Rios Not Sayin’, Just Sayin’, Being Gay Makes Amtrak Crash

You would think that being gay crashed Amtrak, but that heterosexuality is not to blame for even more deaths in…

9 years ago

Rand Paul Prefers to Let the Refugees We Created in Iraq Suffer and Die

The invasion of Iraq and its bungled aftermath created millions of refugees. Rand Paul doesn't think the United States owes…

9 years ago

Democratic Led Minnesota Senate Approves Expanding Early Voting And Voting Rights

On a 39-28 party-line vote, the Democratic-controlled Minnesota Senate approved a bill expanding voting rights on Monday.

9 years ago

White Religious Conservatives Feel Persecuted But They’re Not the Ones Found Hanging from Trees

We need to call out the appalling in our midst. And we should never, ever, apologize for telling the truth…

9 years ago

The Romans Had Them, but There are no Republican Edicts of Toleration

Compare this list of Roman edicts of toleration to a current Republican list - oh wait, there isn't one

9 years ago

Jeb Bush Calls President Obama Intolerant On Religious Freedom

Speaking at Liberty University, Jeb Bush accused President Obama of being small-minded and intolerant on issues of "religious freedom."

9 years ago

Religious Right Leader Argues that Supreme Court Should Overrule God

Matt Barber of liberty counsel celebrates non-existent victories while looking for SCOTUS to let us do what Jesus said not…

9 years ago

Louie Gohmert: It’s Obama’s Fault We’re all Idiots

I paraphrase, but not by much. Gohmert uses nuns, the Posse Comitatus Act, and Waco 1993 to prove Obama is…

9 years ago

Federal Court Rules NSA’s Bulk Phone Data Collection Is Illegal

On Thursday, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the NSA's bulk collection of telephone metadata is illegal under…

9 years ago

In Challenging the Supreme Court, Republicans Challenge the Constitution

The upcoming SCOTUS marriage equality ruling is just another opportunity for Republicans to challenge the constitutionality of the Consitution

9 years ago

Religious Right Leader Rick Wiles is Fascinated by Obama’s Privates

You know the Religious Right, and maybe some of its male leaders, have got nothing when they start worrying about…

9 years ago

Study: Thirty-five Years of Conservative Policies Contributed to Violence In Baltimore

The problem with the Republicans' argument and lies, and there are many, is that statistics continue to prove that conservative…

9 years ago

Republican Presidential Hopefuls Put Their Buffoonery on Display in South Carolina

Jeb Bush, Rick Santorum, Rick Perry, Lindsey Graham, and Ted Cruz, got together and agreed to collectively sound like Elisabeth…

9 years ago

Sarah Palin Says President Obama is Flirting With the Devil

Sarah Palin warns that in his dealings with Iran that Obama is flirting with the devil...but wait...isn't Obama the devil?

9 years ago

Jeb Bush Says His Views Were Shaped By Racist Author Charles Murray

In an interview with the National Review's Rich Lowry, Jeb Bush confessed to being a fan of Charles Murray's books.

9 years ago

Pat Robertson Says if We Keep Mocking Him, God Will Smack Us Down

There are a whole bunch of fundamentalists who are upset we don't take them seriously, which means, of course, that…

9 years ago

George W. Bush Reminds Americans Why He Was a Failure and An Idiot

It is true, George W. Bush is hapless, but he is also an idiot for not recognizing his own failures…

9 years ago

Fox & Friends: Priest Says Don’t Trust President Who Doesn’t Fear Eternal Damnation

Father Jonathan Morris took to Fox & Friends to push fear of eternal damnation while ignoring the Constitution's No Religious…

9 years ago

John Boehner Says We Finally Have a Senate That is Actually Working

Boehner's reaction to Senate dysfunction is to claim a change of leadership in the Senate has given us a Senate…

9 years ago

Job Killing GOP Governors Have Resumes That Should Disqualify Them From Being President

Governors Walker, Christie, and Jindal have demonstrated that they are job killers, not job creators.

9 years ago

It’s Getting Hard to Tell Where Sovereign Citizens End and Republicans Begin

Both Republicans and so-called sovereign citizens are citizens and subject to federal authority. If not, we should rethink deportation laws

9 years ago

More Than 60 Percent Of Americans Now Publicly Support Marriage Equality

Support for gay marriage has climbed to 61 percent, compared to just 35 percent of Americans who are still opposed…

9 years ago

GOP Xenophobia In Full Swing As Scott Walker Now Wants To Curb Legal Immigration

In an interview with Glenn Beck, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker suggested that he wants to find ways to further limit…

9 years ago

Agreeing the Past Never Happened: Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Congress

It has been 70 years this year since Japan's bid to launch what it called the "Greater East Asian Co-Prosperity…

9 years ago

Scott Walker Talks Up GOP Common Sense While Proving He Has None in NH Speech

Walker throws facts and history to the wind as he talks up a fantasy GOP with common sense that nowhere…

9 years ago

Ready For Martin? O’Malley Makes His Case Running To Clinton’s Left

O'Malley is hardly a household name in America, but he is making his case for president, by staking out bold…

9 years ago

For The First Time Since 2009 More Americans Approve Of Obama’s Handling Of The Economy

A Bloomberg Politics poll finds more Americans now approve of President Obama's handling of the economy than disapprove.

9 years ago

Fox & Friends Outraged That Students are Learning about Islam

Fox & Friends wonders if students learned that the Qur'an says to kill nonbelievers, ignoring that their Bible says the…

9 years ago

Obama Attacked for Announcing Cuba is No Longer a State Sponsor of Terror

The resultant Republican freakout is not unexpected, as it violates not only the status quo but further silences the drums…

9 years ago

Republican Strategist Says She Is Tired Of Hillary Clinton Drowning Us In Estrogen

Republican strategist Ana Navarro blasted Hillary Clinton for supposedly playing up her female candidacy.

9 years ago

Hillary 2016 – Did the Republicans Just Lose the Election?

The hapless GOP needs somebody of Hillary's stature for 2016, but all they have is a cast of nobodies with…

9 years ago

Ted Cruz Says Accurately Quoting Him is Yellow Journalism

Ted Cruz, like every other Republican, hates being quoted, and it's never his fault that he said it, but the…

9 years ago

Sean Hannity Helps Rand Paul Find Excuses For the Things He Used to Believe

Ah, the comforting embrace of Sean Hannity, where "that was then" is answer enough to questions about issues that affect…

9 years ago

President Obama Says Scott Walker Needs To Bone Up On Foreign Policy

In an interview with NPR's Steve Inskeep, President Obama took a jab at Scott Walker's lack of foreign policy experience.

9 years ago

Republicans Offer No Plan To Deal With Iran Other Than Spouting Saber-Rattling Rhetoric

The Republican presidential contenders offer no alternative policy for dealing with Iran other than saber-rattling rhetoric.

9 years ago

Friday Fox Follies – Do Ratings Equal Truth?

According to a recent headline, Fox News is the most watched cable news channel - for the 159th month in…

9 years ago

Ted Cruz Will Run First Campaign Ads During “Killing Jesus” Program On Easter Weekend

Texas Republican Senator Ted Cruz will launch his first Campaign ads for the 2016 presidential campaign during Easter Weekend.

9 years ago

Religious Right Tyranny Crushed in Indiana as RFRA Revision Signed into Law

An unprecedented victory over the Religious Right as the Indiana General Assembly and Gov. Pence bow to reality and change…

9 years ago

Sen. Tom Cotton Thinks All Is Copacetic Because Arkansas Doesn’t Hang Gays Like Iran

Senator Tom Cotton argues that discrimination against gays in the US shouldn't be a priority, since we aren't hanging them…

9 years ago

Conservative Defense of Indiana’s Hateful RFRA is Awash in a Sea of Lies

Republican and Religious Right damage-control over Indiana's RFRA is chaotic and entertaining, and as dishonest as the day is long

9 years ago

Michele Bachmann Is Still Bonkers, Compares Obama To Deranged Germanwings Co-Pilot

Former Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann (R) compared President Obama to Andreas Lubitz, the deranged German co-pilot who crashed Germanwings Flight 9525,…

9 years ago

Indianapolis Mayor Puts RFRA on Ignore, Conventions Reassess Indiana

Indy's mayor issuing an executive order protecting the very people RFRA targets for persecution and conventions think twice about Indiana

9 years ago

Seattle Joins San Francisco in Banning City-Funded Trips to Indiana

The backlash against Indiana's embrace of religious tyranny has expanded to include cities inside and outside Indiana

9 years ago

John Bolton Was Wrong About Iraq WMDs But Says Trust him on Iran Nukes

John Bolton's New York Times op-ed exposes not only Bolton's flawed thinking but the Times' tendency to ape Fox News

9 years ago

Jeb Bush Uses Op-Ed To Belittle Obama’s Foreign Policy As “Schoolyard Antics”

Bush is right about one thing. This is no time for schoolyard antics. Bush and his fellow Republicans ought to…

9 years ago

Israel Spied On America And Passed Classified Secrets To Anti-American Republicans

f Americans failed to believe that America did not need to re-evaluate its unconditional support for Israel before, this deliberate…

9 years ago

Mike Huckabee Says He Has Magic Powers and Will Use Them to Kill You

Mike Huckabee thinks he can call down fire from heaven to smite his opponents, an act (phew!) in violation of…

9 years ago

Ted Cruz Is Unelectable, So Why Is He Running For President?

That gnawing, aching need for limelight, even more so than Cruz's disingenuous flouting of science in exchange for base adoration,…

9 years ago

Conservative Radio Host: If You Oppose Netanyahu, You Oppose God

What emerges is Netanyahu as some sort of American super patriot for wanting to drag us into the war Republicans…

9 years ago

Republican Fascists Want Pledge of Allegiance in English Only

  If you want to hear one of the craziest things to come out of a Republican mouth this week,…

9 years ago

Bryan Fischer Says Only Satan Could Have Made Megyn Kelly Disagree with Bobby Jindal

Megyn Kelly dared question Bobby Jindal on his Islamophobia, and was promptly accused by Bryan Fischer of being blinded by…

9 years ago

Ben Carson Knows Nothing About Foreign Policy, Unaware Baltic States Part Of NATO

America needs a diplomat on the world stage, not a myopic neurosurgeon whose eyes glaze over when you show him…

9 years ago

Obama’s Cleveland Appearance Leaves Boehner No Other Option but to Lie – Again

Eviscerated by President Obama in Cleveland, Speaker Boehner had no option but to try to bury Obama's budget in well-tried…

9 years ago

New York Times Editorial Board Slams Netanyahu For Using Racism To Win Israeli Election

Shortly after it became apparent that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his Likud Party had survived a close election…

9 years ago

John Boehner’s Defense of the GOP Budget is Pure Fiction, if Lies Can be Called Pure

John Boehner wants you to believe the demands of ideology over demonstrable facts, the same recipe that led us to…

9 years ago

PolitiFact: Scott Walker Lied About Unsealing his College Records

Habitual liar Scott Walker has said he released his college records, but as PolitiFact has shown, this is just another…

9 years ago

GOP Cries Appeasement. But Up Until Now, We’ve Been Appeasing the Wrong People

Republicans accuse President Obama of appeasement - and he has appeased Israel before Netanyahu's attempted coup - but those days…

9 years ago

Clinton Emails Have Provided GOP Yet Another Excuse to Cry “Benghazi”

The GOP is determined to ignore every relevant fact about Benghazi on their mission to crucify Hillary Clinton

9 years ago

A Religious Right Heretic Says Interfaith Dialog is Heretical

It is hardly a surprise the Religious Right does not want to talk to those of other religions. After all,…

9 years ago