Articles by: Nathaniel Downes

Rush Limbaugh – Fake Callers, Fake Audience

Rush Limbaugh – Fake Callers, Fake Audience

Perhaps the big man is not so big after all.

Romney Claims Ignorance Of Own Finances

Romney Claims Ignorance Of Own Finances

When asked about his financial holdings, Romney declares he has no knowledge.

by Nathaniel Downes· · Current Issues
Governor Of Maine Claims Obamacare Created Gestapo

Governor Of Maine Claims Obamacare Created Gestapo

Godwin’s law remains in effect.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Scranton Runs Out Of Things To Sell, Slashes Wages To Minimum

Scranton Runs Out Of Things To Sell, Slashes Wages To Minimum

We shine a light on The Electric City as its government ignores a court order and slashes its workforce salary to minimum wage.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Republicans Vote For Jobs! No, Wait, It Is Yet Another Repeal Obamacare Bill

Republicans Vote For Jobs! No, Wait, It Is Yet Another Repeal Obamacare Bill

Who wants jobs anyway?

Deadly Tuberculosis Outbreak In Florida Covered Up By GOP Governor Rick Scott

Deadly Tuberculosis Outbreak In Florida Covered Up By GOP Governor Rick Scott

In the name of austerity, Florida Governor Rick Scott shutdown the states sole treatment center for Tuberculosis, days after his office was given a report on a spike in cases.

The 401k Scam

The 401k Scam

The recent report by the non-partisan think tank Demos reveals the hidden costs of the 401k system, and how it is set up to effectively rob people of their retirement.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
If So Proud Of His Budget, Why Does Paul Ryan Continue To Hide It?

If So Proud Of His Budget, Why Does Paul Ryan Continue To Hide It?

The Congressman continues to play a shell game.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Minimum Wage Not Enough? ‘Get A Job’ Says One Republican Congressman (VIDEO)

Minimum Wage Not Enough? ‘Get A Job’ Says One Republican Congressman (VIDEO)

The failure of Republican policy becomes apparent in this exchange between an employed Floridian and his congressman.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Fox Business Host John Stossel Continues Libertarian Rants (VIDEO)

Fox Business Host John Stossel Continues Libertarian Rants (VIDEO)

Attacks the Rich, Homeless, and Jobless all at the same time.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
PD Image of Barclays bicycle advertisement, "Take You For A Ride."

The Biggest Banking Scandal Ever

The fallout from the Barclays revelation bodes poorly for the banking industry.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
RNC Sues To Allow Unlimited Anonymous Donations

RNC Sues To Allow Unlimited Anonymous Donations

In order to avoid becoming redundant in the post-Citizens United election atmosphere, the Republican National Committee filed a lawsuit in order to allow it to accept unlimited, anonymous donors.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Matt Davis, former spokesperson Michigan Republican Party

Former GOP Spokesperson Calls For Armed Uprising In Response To Obamacare Decision

Matt Davis, former spokesperson for the Michigan Republican Party, sent in an email today a call for armed revolt against the lawfully elected government of the United States.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Further From The Texas GOP Platform; Literally Dumbing Down Their State

Further From The Texas GOP Platform; Literally Dumbing Down Their State

Just when we think the GOP cannot be any more crazy, out comes the final planks for the Texas party platform

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Supreme Court Upholds Obamacare

Supreme Court Upholds Obamacare

Supreme Court rules Obamacare Constitutional! Victory for America!

by Nathaniel Downes· · Current Issues, News
Not So Fast And Furious

Not So Fast And Furious

The ATF investigation turns out to be the victim of inter-department conflict and blocking by state prosecutors.

How To Use Selective Editing To Manipulate, Fox News Style

How To Use Selective Editing To Manipulate, Fox News Style

An insight into how the foreign owned media arm of the Republican Party, Fox News, utilizes selective editing to manipulate its viewers.

Congress Votes To Increase Dependence On Saudi Oil

Congress Votes To Increase Dependence On Saudi Oil

More proof that Congress is in the pockets of big oil.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
11th Hour Reprieve For Student Loans

11th Hour Reprieve For Student Loans

A last minute deal will save college students nationwide from financial hardship.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
The Origin Of ‘Self Deportation’ (VIDEO)

The Origin Of ‘Self Deportation’ (VIDEO)

The Tea Party Republicans embrace a ghost of 1990’s satire, self deportation, as a political position, demonstrating how out of touch they are.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News