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BREAKING NEWS: S&P To Downgrade U.S. Credit Rating; Blames Republicans

BREAKING NEWS: S&P To Downgrade U.S. Credit Rating; Blames Republicans

ABC News has just reported that the federal government expects the pristine AAA credit rating of the United States to be downgraded. According to a government official, Standard & Poors is going to downgrade the credit rating of the U.S. Government. Among the reasons cited will be ‘Republicans saying that they refuse to accept any tax increases as part of a larger deal.’

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Texas Governor Rick Perry and former President George W. Bush read to school children.

Is Rick Perry Dumber Than George W. Bush?

It is hard to imagine that there is a Republican presidential candidate from Texas who is dumber than George W. Bush. It turns out that there is.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Crappy grades in EVERY science class? That explains why he doesn't understand evolution or Climate Change...

Conservative Smackdown of the Day: 8-5-2011

It takes a special kind of imbecile to vote for someone so obviously incapable of running the country without any kind of deliberative thought or serious education.

by Walt Dismay· · News
MSNBC Contributor Pat Buchanan

Enemies In Plain Site

There’s been a campaign going on around the blogosphere for awhile, advocating that MSNBC ban Pat Buchanan from appearing on the network. Buchanan is a political analyst, who, in the wake of the tragedy in Norway, wrote an editorial, which appeared to rationalize, if not favor, the motives of the assassin in question, Anders Behring Breivik.

by Marion· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points
ZZzzz...you're HAPPY kids were killed?...ZZzzz...what the frakk is wrong with you?...ZZzzz...Why don't you visit Oslo and say that out loud you animal?...ZZzzz...

Sleepy Time Thought: 8-4-2011

Tonight’s Sleepy Time Thought is haunted by Right Wing depravity.

by Walt Dismay· · News
You know who else is yellow and wants to destroy us? THE GODLESS CHINESE!!

Fox & Friends Foolishly Slam SpongeBob SquarePants’ Climate Change Claim; Reveals Right’s Ridiculous Ravings

Fox and Friends take on the greatest threat to Western civilization EVER: SpongeBob SquarePants!!!!

by Walt Dismay· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points
Credit Obama? Hell no! Not in MY "unbiased" cartoons!

Conservative Smackdown of the Day: 8-4-2011

Who is today’s miserable excuse for a human being today?

by Walt Dismay· · News
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY)

Mitch McConnell Admits That Republicans Took America Hostage

Much to the shock of the Washington Post, Mitch McConnell admitted that his party took the debt ceiling hostage and by extension, America. He even admitted that many of his Republican colleagues were willing to kill the hostage.

ZZzzz...you break it, you buy it...ZZzzz...austerity WASN'T your idea? Since when...ZZzzz...but you said cutting spending would fix everything...ZZzzz...

Sleepy Time Thought: 8-3-2011

Do liberals dream of emancipated sheep? 5000 nerd points to whoever gets the reference and posts it to my public page first.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Country before Party? Are you stupid? GOP 4ever!!!

Conservative Smackdown of the Day: 8-3-2011

Who is today’s Scumbag? Read on, to find out!

by Walt Dismay· · News
Alabama's Republican Governor, Robert Bentley

Legalizing Racism: Right Wing Attempts to Sanction Xenophobia Through Anti-Immigration Laws

Alabama Governor Robert Bentley of the Republican Party is getting major heat from the U.S. Justice Department for his signing of H.B. 56, a radical law that orders police officers to determine the illegal status of many immigrants.

The Mormon Temple in Salt Lake City, Utah. In 2008, despite a clear violation of separation of church and state, the Mormon Church in Utah called for it's patrons to donate money to fight Prop 8, a ballot initiative in the State of California. Image from http://www.solaresphotography.com/#/travel/UTAH0342-01

Tax Reforms Should Include Removal Of Automatic Tax Exemptions For All Types Of Churches

A critical, though long-ignored, source of revenue which should be addressed by this committee is the removal of the automatic tax-exempt status provision for churches as well as for synagogues, mosques, and other similar places of worship. This discussion is vital if tax reform is a truly legitimate goal of this Congress, as both Democrats and Republicans have stated on numerous occasions.

by Raymond Gellner· · Current Issues, News
Mike Huckabee. Image from http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0910/42425.html

Huckabee Blames Toxic, ‘Unrealistic’ Republicans For Election Mess, Ignores Outlandish Expectations Of Obama

In a recent appearance on Pat Robertson’s evangelical, The 700 Club, Mike Huckabee commented to host Pat Robertson that the reason he opted out of his then-expected 2012 presidential bid was because he disagreed with he level of ‘toxicity’ garnered by his very own Right wing base.

Me? Go to war? heh...hehehe...HA...AAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!

Conservative Smackdown of the Day: 8-2-2011

Joe Lieberman, mighty warrior!

by Walt Dismay· · News
Senator Joe Lieberman. Image from http://131776.blogspot.com/2011/01/as-egypt-goes-offline-us-gets-internet.html

Joe Lieberman Calls For Cutting Social Security To Fund MORE War

Joe Lieberman has bounced back and forth between the Democratic And Republican Parties for years now, siding with the GOP a majority of the time. But he has now taken a step towards being a Tea Party member. Today he announced a plan to cut Social Security because ‘we’re at war with Islamist extremists’.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Planned Parenthood Firebombed In Texas

Planned Parenthood Firebombed In Texas

Throughout the debt ceiling debate many news stories have been put aside. But this story should have been front and center at some point. Last Tuesday night, someone firebombed a Planned Parenthood in McKinney, Texas.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Republican Scare Tactics Attack Obama’s Energy Security Legislation

Republican Scare Tactics Attack Obama’s Energy Security Legislation

Following the President’s announcement on Friday of his new fuel standards, Congressman Issa filed letters with executives of every major auto company in the country. Letters that apparently alerted them that an investigation is pending.

by Joseph Ascanio· · News
Wisconsin Capitol building. Image from http://www.screwedkenoshastyle.com/Court/index.html

Wisconsin Senate Votes to Hurt Unemployed and Police Manhandle Protester

While the nation was fixated on Washington D.C. today, and rightfully so, Wisconsin saw its fair share of GOP induced abuse of working families. At a time when thousands are without work, often times due to no fault of their own, they voted to add a one week waiting period to unemployment. But it goes beyond that,

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
Oh GOP, you set the standard in crooked!

Conservative Smackdown of the Day: 8-1-2011

Arson and voter suppression; are there ANY lows conservatives won’t stoop to?

by Walt Dismay· · News
Gabrielle Giffords Returns To Washington To Vote To Raise The Debt Ceiling

Gabrielle Giffords Returns To Washington To Vote To Raise The Debt Ceiling

Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot in the head 6 months ago, surprised many people when she returned to congress today to cast her vote to raise the debt ceiling.

by Matthew Desmond· · News