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34 Unbelievable Things Fox ‘News’ Fans Might Believe

34 Unbelievable Things Fox ‘News’ Fans Might Believe

Are you pulling your hair out over Republican hypocrisy and deception? You need some comedic relief! Get some from 34 musings about the beliefs of typical Fox News fans.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · Political Humor
Things That Make You Go ‘Hmmm.’ ANOTHER Mitt Romney Flip Flop

Things That Make You Go ‘Hmmm.’ ANOTHER Mitt Romney Flip Flop

First, Mitt Romney flip-flopped on universal health care – now, with contenders such as Texas Gov. Rick Perry breathing down his neck, Romney shows he’s capable of flipping on another issue many people see as a core principle.

Flip-Flop: GOP FINALLY Gives Nod to Raising Taxes – But You’re Not Going to Like It

Flip-Flop: GOP FINALLY Gives Nod to Raising Taxes – But You’re Not Going to Like It

Republicans are so anti-tax increase that they would block medical treatment for 9/11 heroes to protect the wealth of the top 1% of Americans. That’s nothing new. What is news right now is who Republicans ARE looking to tax at a higher rate…

DOJ Investigates Standard and Poor’s for Complicity in Economic Collapse

DOJ Investigates Standard and Poor’s for Complicity in Economic Collapse

Just 12 days after downgrading U.S. credit ratings, the news breaks that Standard and Poor’s may soon be dragged into U.S. federal court.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
Bachmann Staffer Tied to Ugandan Minister behind ‘Kill the Poop-Eating Gays’ Bill

Bachmann Staffer Tied to Ugandan Minister behind ‘Kill the Poop-Eating Gays’ Bill

Michele Bachmann, a vicious anti-gay crusader herself, might be rivaled in the homophobia department by her campaign aide Peter Waldron.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
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Paul Ryan Running Scared: Charges Voters Fee to Ask Questions, Skips Town Halls

Is Rep. Paul Ryan really looking to make a buck off his constituents? In yet another Republican stunt that proves the GOP only cares about people with money, Ryan is charging a fee akin to a ‘poll tax’ for the right to speak with him.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
GOP Hopeful Exposes Republican Anti-Jobs, Anti-Middle Class Agenda – Without Meaning To

GOP Hopeful Exposes Republican Anti-Jobs, Anti-Middle Class Agenda – Without Meaning To

One GOP presidential hopeful said something quite shocking during the Aug. 11 Republican Presidential debate, and the media barely seemed to notice. Herman Cain’s surprising candor about the Republicans’ true agenda should be disturbing and enraging more people.

Republican for Dummies: A Translation Guide to Right-Wing Talking Points

Republican for Dummies: A Translation Guide to Right-Wing Talking Points

Republicans rarely mean what they say. Here’s a translation guide in case you don’t speak Republican.

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Republican Presidential Debate Quickly Turns from Bad to Ugly

Watching the Aug. 11 Republican Presidential debate was as uninspiring as watching half-dazed mice chase one another’s tails around a maze in search of cheese. On the brighter side, the candidates did put enough lies and fumbles on the record to hurt each of their chances of becoming President.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
Is Newsweek Sexist for its Picture of Crazy-Eyed Bachmann? 7 Signs Point to ‘Nope.’

Is Newsweek Sexist for its Picture of Crazy-Eyed Bachmann? 7 Signs Point to ‘Nope.’

Labeling as sexist Newsweek’s cover of Tea Party zealot Rep. Michele Bachmann is over-reaching for sure. And I am a woman.