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A New Effort to Legislate Access to Abortion: You Can’t Be Serious, Right?

A New Effort to Legislate Access to Abortion: You Can’t Be Serious, Right?

This year has witnessed an unprecedented number of attempts by state legislatures and pro-life groups to restrict access to abortion, either by making it harder for women to obtain it, for doctors to provide it, or by imposing ridiculous regulations on abortion clinics that would cost thousands of extra dollars to fund that they simply don’t have.

by Rachelle Janice· · News
The ‘Christian’ Republican Party Of Death Kills Another

The ‘Christian’ Republican Party Of Death Kills Another

In Georgia, an innocent man is about to be put to death. Listen, off in the distance, do you hear that sound? It’s the sound of so-called ‘Christian’ Republican voters cheering.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
All Republican Candidates Favor War with Iran

All Republican Candidates Favor War with Iran

Prepare yourself my fellow Americans. If you elect a Republican President in the 2012 elections, more than likely we will be at war with Iran before his or her Presidency is over.

by Emine Dilek· · News
Current TV Joins Forces With The Young Turks

Current TV Joins Forces With The Young Turks

Despite having solid ratings Cenk was ‘offered’ a low profile weekend slot and allegedly told to ‘tone it down.’ Allegedly he refused and walked away. But now former Vice President Gore has brought the entire team of The Young Turks on board with Current TV.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Justice Antonin Scalia. Image from http://legalgeekery.com/2009/10/02/scalia-lawyers-do-nothing-productive-for-society/

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Says Executing An Innocent Man Is Not Unconstitutional

The Supreme Court is giving Davis an opportunity to challenge his conviction on the grounds that seven of the witnesses against him have since recanted their testimony against him. But Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas disagree with the majority decision of their colleagues. Justice Scalia doesn’t seem to have a problem with executing innocent people because he believes that it is NOT unconstitutional.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Ralph Nader A Big Fan Of Sarah Palin

Ralph Nader A Big Fan Of Sarah Palin

‘I think she’s a lot smarter than most people credit her,’ says Nader. ‘Judging by her comments, she is squarely in the camp of conservative populism, opposed to corporatism and its corporate state.’

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
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Justin’s Daily Sleepy Time Thought: 9-19-2011

Tonight’s Thought is brought to you by conservatives’ “dumb is the new smart!”

by Walt Dismay· · News
One important question? With that $400k you have sitting around, are YOU creating more jobs? Yeah, I didn't think so, but I'll bet you'll take that tax cut though, won't ya?

Conservative Smackdown of the Day: Rep. John Fleming 9-19-2011

Why can’t we think of the filthy rich? I mean, JOB CREATORS? Don’t their families deserve lobster more than the poor deserve to eat at all?

by Walt Dismay· · News
Former Campaign Manager: Bachmann May Be Out After Iowa

Former Campaign Manager: Bachmann May Be Out After Iowa

Ed Rollins, Bachmann’s former campaign manager spoke with Andrea Mitchell on MSNBC. ‘She doesn’t have the ability or resources to go beyond Iowa at this point in time like (Rick) Perry and (Mitt) Romney with lots of money could go into South Carolina, Arizona, Florida, lots of other places,’

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Boehner Primary Challenger Is An Abortion Protestor Plant

Boehner Primary Challenger Is An Abortion Protestor Plant

Last week, Addicting Info reported that John Boehner (R-Ohio) was facing a primary challenger. Boehner’s challenger has been revealed to be a plant by extreme anti-choice activist, and founder of Operation Rescue, Randall Terry.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
FabloUUUUUUUUUUs!!!

‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ To Be Executed Tomorrow

Oh noes!! Now gay soldiers can kiss in public! The Muslims are gonna take us over any day now!! Or the Commies! Or the Chinese! Or the Gay Muslim Commie Chinese! Damn you, equality and freedom!!!

by Walt Dismay· · News
Millionaire GOP Rep. John Fleming Whines About Tax Hike Proposal, Says He Only Has $400,000 A Year After Feeding Family

Millionaire GOP Rep. John Fleming Whines About Tax Hike Proposal, Says He Only Has $400,000 A Year After Feeding Family

On MSNBC this morning Chris Jansing interviewed Rep. John Fleming (R-LA) who is a multi-millionaire business owner. After being asked if he would lay off employees if his taxes were raised, Fleming began to whine about how much money he has left over after he pays his employees and feeds his family, a scant $400,000.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Paul Ryan Supports Getting The Unemployed Back On The Job, As Long As They Work For Free

Paul Ryan Supports Getting The Unemployed Back On The Job, As Long As They Work For Free

Paul Ryan is all for helping unemployed Americans get back to work, as long as they are willing to work for nothing. Ryan made his position clear today on Fox News.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
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Justin’s Daily Sleepy Time Thought: 9-18-2011

Tonight’s Thought is brought to you by not raising your children by other peoples’ standards.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Andrew Breitbart Incites Violence Against Liberals, Says Military Will Back The Tea Party Up

Andrew Breitbart Incites Violence Against Liberals, Says Military Will Back The Tea Party Up

Tea Party favorite Andrew Breitbart told a conservative audience in Massachusetts that conservatives outnumber liberals and have most of the guns. He also claimed that the military is ready to take action against liberals if violence ever erupted between liberals and conservatives.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Anti-Gay Christian Right-Wing Activist Says ‘There’s No Proof’ LGBT People Exist

Anti-Gay Christian Right-Wing Activist Says ‘There’s No Proof’ LGBT People Exist

Linda Harvey, the founder of Mission America, says that LGBT people don’t exist. She made the comments during her weekend broadcast while she was attacking the Gay, Lesbian, And Straight Education Network.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Sure we got the first real healthcare reform in over 40 years but it wasn't perrrrrrfect! Waaaaaaa!!!!

Conservative Smackdown of the Day: The ‘Both Sides Are The Same’ Meme 9-18-2011

Both sides are the same. Really? Then it must be EXACTLY the same when I slap you on the wrist or stab you in the neck. Both hurt, right? What’s that? You would prefer one over the other? Congratulations! You’ve learned the difference!

by Walt Dismay· · News
Conservative Columnist George Will Says The Tea Party Is The New Republican Establishment

Conservative Columnist George Will Says The Tea Party Is The New Republican Establishment

On Sunday, ABC’s Christiane Amanpour asked presidential historian Michael Beschloss if the Republican establishment was worried about Rick Perry capturing the GOP nomination for President. George Will took part in the discussion and had a surprising viewpoint to share.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
House Republicans Reject Tax Cuts For Middle Class Americans Despite Saying They Want Lower Taxes

House Republicans Reject Tax Cuts For Middle Class Americans Despite Saying They Want Lower Taxes

Republicans rejected the one tax cut that can actually give some financial relief to middle class Americans. A payroll tax cut almost exclusively benefits middle class and poor Americans because it puts immediate cash back in their wallets which they spend on things they need the money for such as bills, food, etc

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
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Justin’s Daily Sleepy Time Thought: 9-17-2011

Tonight’s Thought is brought to you by a question for conservatives.

by Walt Dismay· · News