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Rush Limbaugh Attacks First Lady Again, Says Obama’s Limousine ‘Weighs 8 Tons Without Michelle In It’

Rush Limbaugh Attacks First Lady Again, Says Obama’s Limousine ‘Weighs 8 Tons Without Michelle In It’

Rush Limbaugh has ruthlessly attacked Michelle Obama on his radio show for years now. But now he has hit another low, by making fun of the First Lady’s weight.

Another Open Letter to Capitol Police Chief Charles Tubbs Following Police Brutality

Another Open Letter to Capitol Police Chief Charles Tubbs Following Police Brutality

I regret the fact that I even have to write this letter. Unfortunately, the last time I wrote you it went unnoticed. Hopefully this time has a better fate. As you will recall, if you even read my last letter, my concerns were of being unconstitutionally arrested for filming in the legislative galleries.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
Denialism Runs Amok With Bachmann/Perry Vaccine Scare

Denialism Runs Amok With Bachmann/Perry Vaccine Scare

In a subsequent interview on Sean Hannity’s radio show, Bachmann swiftly back-peddled her claims by stating she has ‘no idea’ whether Gardasil can actually cause mental retardation and that she was merely ‘reporting’ what her supporter had told her.

ZZzzz...One man, one vote?...ZZzzz...Naaaah!...ZZzzz..."Real" Americans should count more!...ZZzzz...Because they vote Republican, of course!...ZZzzz...

Justin’s Daily Sleepy Time Thought: 9-15-2011

Tonight’s Thought is brought to you by Republican victory, by hook or by crook. But mostly crook.

by Walt Dismay· · News
GOP!! I'm calling you out!! You want to go one on one with the Bashinator?! I will calmly point out your flaws and never raise my voice.

Chutzpah of the Day: Martin Bashir 9-15-2011

Martin Bashir slaps down the GOP Mr. Rogers style. All polite and respectful. It makes me smile…

by Walt Dismay· · News
NY GOP Flyer Supporting Bob Turner For N.Y.'s 9th

Mix Limbaugh, Jerry Springer and Bachmann and You Get…Rep. Weiner’s Replacement?! How Did Bob Turner Win NY’s 9th?

Democrats will miss Congressman Anthony Weiner more now that he’s been replaced by Bob Turner in N.Y.’s 9th District. Turner is the founder of the Rush Limbaugh and Jerry Springer shows AND he mirrors Michele Bachmann on fiscal policy. Moreover, Turner exploited New Yorkers’ sentiments on 9/11, Palestinians and gays to edge out Democratic candidate Dave Weprin by a 6.5 percent margin.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
Mitt Romney Says He Wants Someone Like Dick Cheney For Vice-President

Mitt Romney Says He Wants Someone Like Dick Cheney For Vice-President

Yesterday during a speech in Sun Lakes, Arizona, Republican Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney said that if he is elected President, he’d like a Vice-President who is a lot like former Vice-President Dick Cheney.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Rick Perry Just Executed a Man for Another Man’s Crime

Rick Perry Just Executed a Man for Another Man’s Crime

Rick Perry just executed a man for two murders that the state of Texas admits were committed by somebody else. Steven Michael Woods did not kill anybody and was not even in the building where the murders occurred, but because he was in the car outside the building, the state of Texas convicted him of murder.

by Jeff· · News
Is Rick Perry A Birther?

Is Rick Perry A Birther?

Is Governor Rick Perry a birther? Birther queen Orly Taitz seems to think so.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points
ZZzzz...I wonder if she used a condom?...ZZzzz...But isn't birth control EVIL?...ZZzzz...Her kids sure think so...ZZzzz...

Justin’s Daily Sleepy Time Thought: 9-14-2011

Tonight’s Thought is brought to you by Sarah Palin’s past.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Tea Party Favorite Loses First ‘Deadbeat Dad’ Hearing

Tea Party Favorite Loses First ‘Deadbeat Dad’ Hearing

US Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) was ordered by a Chicago judge to prove he doesn’t owe more than $100,000 in back child support.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Michele Bachmann Unveils The Cover Of Her New Book

Michele Bachmann Unveils The Cover Of Her New Book

Michele Bachmann has a new book coming out in November, and today the cover of the book has been revealed.Check it out and let us know what you think.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
Republican Party Leader Rush Limbaugh Lays Down The Law: Don’t Work With Obama (VIDEO)

Republican Party Leader Rush Limbaugh Lays Down The Law: Don’t Work With Obama (VIDEO)

Rush Limbaugh, from his throne atop the Republican party, warns the Republican powers that be that working with President Obama to pass the jobs bill will be political suicide.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points
Next On Fox’s Agenda? Eliminating The Civil Rights Act

Next On Fox’s Agenda? Eliminating The Civil Rights Act

To Fox and their viewers, ‘regulation’ has become a four letter word. Fox host David Asman and his guest Congressman Adam Kinsinger (R-Ill.) revealed a list of regulations that he would like Congress to do away with. Included in the extensive list are the Civil Rights Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
But a Right Wing Christian church would NEVER discriminate! Unless you're gay. Or a Muslim. Or a Catholic. Or an undocumented immigrant. Or a Democrat. Or a Mormon. Or need an abortion to save your life. Or...

Conservative Smackdown of the Day: Newt Gingrich 9-14-2011

Charity is a nice name for a Southern Belle. Not so good for basing a nations’ social safety net on, though.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Clint Eastwood Doesn’t Care If Gay People Marry

Clint Eastwood Doesn’t Care If Gay People Marry

Republican politician and Hollywood macho man, Clint Eastwood has bigger things to worry about than whether gay people get married. In an interview with GQ Magazine, he went against his own party and said that Republicans were making a big mistake by fighting against gay marriage.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
The Oddest Sarah Palin Story You Will Ever Read

The Oddest Sarah Palin Story You Will Ever Read

Apparently, Sarah Palin had an interracial one night stand with former NBA star Glen Rice back in 1987, a year before she married her husband, Todd. And before you write this off as just a rumor, you should know that Rice has confirmed this story to McGinness. The encounter occurred while Palin was a sports reporter fresh out of college. Rice was in Alaska for a college basketball tournament.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
President Barack Obama, accompanied by Vice President Joe Biden, and others, holds up a copy of his American Jobs Act during a statement in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Monday, Sept. 12, 2011. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Fox News Hits A New Low: Criticizing Obama Over His Use Of A Binder Clip

It’s so stupid that it can’t be true, right? Well, it is true. Fox News has hit a new low. In another desperate attempt to criticize anything the President does, the folks on Fox and Friends yesterday morning criticized President Obama for using a binder clip on his copy of the American Jobs Act plan he held in his hand during a speech outside the White House. Apparently, it wasn’t fancy enough for them.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Segway Jeremy Ryan after the incident.

Wisconsin Wire: State Troopers Arrest Protesters For Silently Filming, One Injured

Today was a very interesting day to say the least. The Senate saw two new Senators sworn in, Senator Schilling and Senator King. This was a joyous time, the people have spoken, and although we likely had two of the recall elections stolen (statistically argued by exit polls as being much more likely than not), it was great to see two more Senators sworn in that we can hold accountable.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
Senator Rand Paul (R-KY)

Rand Paul Says The Poor Are Getting Richer Despite Record Number Of Americans Falling Into Poverty

Rand Paul has once again stuck his foot in his mouth. Despite the fact that Americans are falling into poverty in record numbers, Senator Paul, son of Ron Paul, says that the poor are getting rich. He also claimed that there is no correlation between poverty and death and that to claim that there was such a connection is nothing more than ‘socialism’ and ‘tyranny.’

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News