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Rick Perry Thinks A Zero Percent Tax Rate On Corporations Will ‘Get This Economy Working Again’

Further proving that he cares more about corporations than people, and that he believes in the foolish theory of ‘trickle-down’ economics, Texas Governor Rick Perry went on record today saying that a 35% tax rate on corporations (which most of them don’t even pay) is too high, and that we should lower it to zero percent in order to get them to start creating jobs.

I don't have anything against black people, I just don't think I should have to eat with them in public places. Or use the same bathroom. Or the same water fountain. Or sit next to them on a bus.

Is Ron Paul A White Supremacist? Absolutely!

For some reason, people don’t want to admit that Ron Paul is a career racist. It’s time to get over it and embrace the reality that is Ron Paul: White Supremacist.

by Walt Dismay· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points
Rick Perry Supports Flawed and Failed GOP Economic Policy

Rick Perry Supports Flawed and Failed GOP Economic Policy

On Monday, newly “ordained” Republican presidential candidate, Rick Perry, hit the stage preaching the GOP “gospel of the tax cut” and the evils of government regulation. He came out on the campaign trail swinging, using age-old GOP talking points: government regulation and taxes inhibit the ability for corporations to fulfill […]

Fundamentalist Christians Spank Child to Death In The Name Of God

Fundamentalist Christians Spank Child to Death In The Name Of God

CNN reported on Monday that parents spanked their 7-year-old adopted daughter to death. The parents are fundamentalist Christians who beat their nine children regularly because they believe God told them to.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Texas Governor and potential Republican Presidential nominee Rick Perry.

Texas Governor Rick Perry Hates America

Yes! Rick Perry has proven he hates America by his suggestion that he could consider the option to secede in the future,
but the real proof that he hates America is in the pudding and in his actions and his past record. The sad state of affairs in his beloved state of Texas is shameful and indeed telling.

by Teeluck Sooknarine· · 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
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Three GOP Presidential Candidates Sign Pledge To Investigate LGBT Community

Get ready for another round of McCarthyism. Mitt Romney, Michele Bachmann, and Rick Santorum have all signed a pledge to form a commission to investigate the LGBT community if elected President.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Corporate Shill Smackdown of the Day: 8-16-2011

Corporate Shill Smackdown of the Day: 8-16-2011

Like that drinkable tap water? Enjoy it while it lasts! Obama’s Energy Secretary threw us all under the bus!

by Walt Dismay· · News
Brian Copeland (left), host of 7 Live, has to ask BART Spokesperson Linton Johnson (right) to stop interrupting him during an interview regarding the constitutionality of BART blocking cell phone service.

BART Spokesperson Defends Decision To Restrict First Amendment Rights (VIDEO)

Brian Copeland interviewed BART’s spokesperson today, and BART defended their decision to block cell phone reception on their platforms recently. Many people including the ACLU believe that blocking cell phone access is unconstitutional, because it encroaches on the citizens’ first amendment rights.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
Bachmann: Gay Families Not Real Families, Will Not Appoint Homosexuals To Her Cabinet

Bachmann: Gay Families Not Real Families, Will Not Appoint Homosexuals To Her Cabinet

Are you gay? Are you married? Do you have kids? Did you think you were a happy family? WRONG! Michelle Bachmann says you’re not. And you can’t work for her either! So there!

by Walt Dismay· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points
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.

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Warren Buffet Calls Out GOP Over Taxes

Warren Buffet dismissed the typical Tea Party argument that low taxes stimulate investment and create jobs saying,’My friends and I have been coddled long enough by a billionaire-friendly Congress. It’s time for our government to get serious about shared sacrifice.’

by ZCT· · Discredited Right-Wing Myths, News
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Straw Poll, Straw Candidate: Michele Bachmann

As Michele Bachmann basks in the glow of her big straw poll victory in Iowa, it all starts to play like an episode from the political Twilight Zone, which is a stratosphere that conservatives seem all too happy to dwell in.

Justin’s Daily Sleepy Time Thought: 8-14-2011

Justin’s Daily Sleepy Time Thought: 8-14-2011

Today’s thought is brought to you by the stupid and uneducated: running for the GOP nomination since 2000!

by Walt Dismay· · News
Congratulations, you're scumbags!

Conservative Smackdown of the Day: 8-14-2011

San Francisco takes a nasty turn to the Dark Side of governmental censorship.

by Walt Dismay· · News
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Tim Pawlenty Drops Out of GOP Race

After finishing third in the Iowa straw poll, Tim Pawlenty has decided to drop out of the GOP race. Someone likes to overreact!

by Kenneth Stice· · News
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Foreign Aid Greatly Damages Egyptian Relations

As U.S. social programs face massive cuts, $65 million in democracy grants to Egypt have angered the transition government and diminish the hope of a pro-democracy Egypt. Looks like it’s time to rethink the U.S. budget!

by Kenneth Stice· · News
Texas Lets The Poor Burn To Keep The Rich Cool

Texas Lets The Poor Burn To Keep The Rich Cool

Texas to the poor: We need this money for the rich so it’s OK if you die from heat stroke. You don’t mind, right?

by Walt Dismay· · News
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Michele And Marcus Bachmann, The Iowa State Fair, And A Foot Long Corn Dog

Michele Bachmann and her husband Marcus spent Friday at the Iowa State fair, looking for support and sharing a foot long corn dog. Many people already believe that Marcus ‘pray-away-the-gay’ Bachmann himself is one of the people he has tried to save through his alleged homosexual repression therapy, and eating a foot long corndog at the state fair doesn’t do much to help the ‘straight’ image I’m sure he hopes to maintain.

by Matthew Desmond· · News