Historical Information

The Congressional Reform Act – The Lie You Probably Supported

The Congressional Reform Act – The Lie You Probably Supported

The sacrifice of this Marine was used to promote a lie that you probably signed off on.

Vintage Christmas

Ten Things You Might Not Know About Christmas

Embrace all the origins and stories and archaic reasons we do what we do. Celebrate in your own way and enjoy the season!

by T. Steelman· · Historical Information
It’s Tough To ‘Get A Job!’ When The Job Creators Send Them Overseas

It’s Tough To ‘Get A Job!’ When The Job Creators Send Them Overseas

Once upon a time, America was a land offering unlimited promise and opportunities, but for four decades now, it has borne witness to a growing atrocity

Alabama Attorney General Tells KKK ‘Kiss My A**’ (VIDEO)

Alabama Attorney General Tells KKK ‘Kiss My A**’ (VIDEO)

A brave Attorney General stood up to the Ku Klux Klan.

by Tiffany Willis· · Historical Information, News
Karl Marx, Trickle-Down Economics, ARITHMETIC And You

Karl Marx, Trickle-Down Economics, ARITHMETIC And You

Trickle-down economics doesn’t work short-term, unless you happen to be very wealthy. It doesn’t work long-term at all.

Standard Right Wing Propaganda: Heroic Red States Support Lazy Blue States

Standard Right Wing Propaganda: Heroic Red States Support Lazy Blue States

Why do you think it is that conservatives have to lie to themselves constantly about how they’re the ‘real’ Americans and liberals are all moochers?

I want YOU to raise taxes, GOP!

What Fiscal Cliff? President Reagan Raised Taxes, So Should We (VIDEO)

President Reagan learned his lesson when it came to the (many) mistakes he made in his tax reforms. Will the GOP?

Was A Black Man Lynched In Lincoln’s Birthplace For Being Homosexual?

Was A Black Man Lynched In Lincoln’s Birthplace For Being Homosexual?

On October 31, 1901, Silas Esters was lynched for the crime of sexual molestation in Abraham Lincoln’s birthplace, Hodgenville, Kentucky.

by Mary Beth Young· · Historical Information
Vote For Whiskers – When Cats Dabble In Politics (VIDEO)

Vote For Whiskers – When Cats Dabble In Politics (VIDEO)

I, for one, welcome our new feline overlords.

by Lorelei· · Historical Information, News, Political Humor
Benghazi Emails: Smoking Gun Or Fog Of War?

Benghazi Emails: Smoking Gun Or Fog Of War?

Intelligence experts caution that initial reports from the scene of any attack or disaster are often inaccurate.

Former Democratic Presidential Candidate George McGovern Admitted To Hospice (VIDEO)

Former Democratic Presidential Candidate George McGovern Admitted To Hospice (VIDEO)

It was announced today that former Senator and one-time presidential candidate George McGovern has been admitted to hospice in his home state of South Dakota.

Bryan Fischer of AFA Claims Jesus Wants Women Out Of The Political Arena (VIDEO)

Bryan Fischer of AFA Claims Jesus Wants Women Out Of The Political Arena (VIDEO)

Bryan Fischer of the American Family Association claims that political leadership should be in the hands of men, and disagreeing proves one’s lack of a well-reasoned argument.

by Mary Beth Young· · Historical Information, News
Romney, Ryan And Racism: The Three ‘R’s Of The Uneducated

Romney, Ryan And Racism: The Three ‘R’s Of The Uneducated

Signing the Declaration of Independence didn’t end British rule in America, and racism didn’t end when Barack Obama became president.

Debunking Columbus Day: A Legacy Of Greed, Slavery And Genocide

Debunking Columbus Day: A Legacy Of Greed, Slavery And Genocide

Every year we celebrate the myth. Here’s what really happened.

by Jack Watkins· · Historical Information, News
Columbus Day Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up To Be (OP-ED)

Columbus Day Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up To Be (OP-ED)

Schools always seem to leave out the whole genocide part.

Carrying On Paul And Sheila Wellstone’s Progressive Legacy (VIDEO)

Carrying On Paul And Sheila Wellstone’s Progressive Legacy (VIDEO)

10 years ago this month our nation lost some inspiring fighters for progressive values when Senator Paul Wellstone died in a plane crash.

Conservative Says Fasting And Prayer Ended The Civil War (VIDEO)

Conservative Says Fasting And Prayer Ended The Civil War (VIDEO)

A guest of Glenn Beck’s makes a wonderful post hoc fallacious statement with regard to a prayer day that happened two years before the end of the war.

Lynyrd Skynryd Calls Confederate Flag Racist; Fans Get Angry

Lynyrd Skynryd Calls Confederate Flag Racist; Fans Get Angry

Lynyrd Skynyrd said that the Confederate flag has racist connections.

The Real ‘X-File’ Revealed: It Was LBJ’s Secret Dossier On Nixon

The Real ‘X-File’ Revealed: It Was LBJ’s Secret Dossier On Nixon

Alas, the real X-file had nothing to do with aliens, but the details on the treason of Richard Nixon have finally come to light.

by Nathaniel Downes· · Historical Information
Crazy Talk From Mitt Romney On Terrorism

Crazy Talk From Mitt Romney On Terrorism

Out of his depth on foreign policy, Mitt Romney goes ‘off the deep end’ on nuclear terrorism in America.

by Jack Watkins· · Historical Information, News