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Wisconsin Wire: ALEC Chair and Representative Robin Vos Killing Recalls

Alright folks, here is the next attack from the Wisconsin GOP. They’ve attacked our elections. They’ve attacked our schools and our jobs. And now, there is Robin Vos, State Chair of the American Legislative Exchange Council, or ALEC, for short.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
ZZzzz...Look at all the mud they're flinging!...ZZzzz...At each other!!...ZZzzz...Bunch of damn dirty Republicans!...ZZzzz...

Justin’s Daily Sleepy Time Thought: 8-12-2011

This Sleepy Time Thought is brought to you by the GOP campaign of 2012: “Obama sucks so you should vote for whoever we tell you to regardless of how much worse they’ll be!”

by Walt Dismay· · News
Why no, we CAN'T raise taxes! How will they be able to pay for my bonu...errrrr... campaign contrib...ummm...create jobs? Yeah, that's it! THAT'S the ticket!

Conservative Smackdown of the Day: 8-12-11

It’s not a flip-flop if you’re a Republican…

by Walt Dismay· · News
Michele Bachmann Thinks Submissive Means The Same Thing As Respectful

Michele Bachmann Thinks Submissive Means The Same Thing As Respectful

Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann was asked yesterday, during the Republican Presidential Nominee Debate, whether or not she would be submissive to her husband if she were elected President. The question was in response to a comment Bachmann made. Bachmann had stated that she didn’t want to go to law school […]

by Matthew Desmond· · News
Go on! Shoo! Straights only!

A Republican Candidate That’s Gay? Fox News Says ‘No Way!!’

If you are easily offended by juvenile humor, do not read this article. If, however, you are totally FABULOUSSSSS then dive right in!

by Walt Dismay· · News
HAHA! You might have HIV now, rapist!

Another ‘I Hate Gays’ Republican Kicked Out Of The Closet

If we could turn Republican self-loathing into an energy source, we could run the country for a thousand years.

by Walt Dismay· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points
Sarah Palin Says Mitt Romney Is Right, ‘Corporations Are People’ (VIDEO)

Sarah Palin Says Mitt Romney Is Right, ‘Corporations Are People’ (VIDEO)

Today Sarah Palin weighed in by saying that Corporations don’t pay taxes, people pay taxes, and because of that Romney is right, in response to the question ‘are corporations people’. Romney believes they are people.

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The Republican Debate in Iowa

The Republican debate that occurred tonight in Iowa on August 11th of 2011 on the Fox News network was a much better debate than the previous one, and to my progressive dismay; the panel, which consisted of Brett Braier, Chris Wallace and others, asked some really informative and provocative questions.

by Bryian Revoner· · News
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Republican Presidential Debate Quickly Turns from Bad to Ugly

Watching the Aug. 11 Republican Presidential debate was as uninspiring as watching half-dazed mice chase one another’s tails around a maze in search of cheese. On the brighter side, the candidates did put enough lies and fumbles on the record to hurt each of their chances of becoming President.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
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Ann Coulter Suggests Genocide As A Solution To Riots In London

The title says it all, today Ann Coulter suggested that the rioters in London should be shot en masse to ‘save England from itself.’

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Rick Perry Believes He Can Win California

It is now apparent that Rick Perry will declare his presidential run soon. His ego is certainly talking a big game.

by Kenneth Stice· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points
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Wisconsin Wire: A Recap From the Ground in Wisconsin and What Is Next

An update on what is happening in the state of Wisconsin.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
ZZzzz...NOW guns are illegal?!...ZZzzz...You said you weren't going to tax us!...ZZzzz...I can't vote because of a PARKING TICKET?!...ZZzzz...

Justin’s Daily Sleepy Time Thought: 8-10-2011

Musings on last night’s elections in Wisconsin and a less than optimistic outlook for the future.

by Walt Dismay· · News
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Chris Christie Accused Of Treason For Appointing Muslim Judge

And the sharks are eating their own once again. The head of the Center For Security Policy and right-wing radio host Frank Gaffney, accused Christie of treason against the United States while interviewing Andy McCarthy of The National Review, because Christie appointed a Muslim judge

The Pink Menace is upon us!! Who will save me from these indecent thoughts?!

Conservative Smackdown of the Day: 8-10-2011

Who is today’s homophobic winner of a smackdown? Read on to find out!

by Walt Dismay· · News
David Barton. President and Founder Wallbuilders.

David Barton Says The Scalps Of Republican State Senators Who Voted For Gay Marriage In New York ‘Should Be Hanged On The Gallery Rail’

David Barton, leader of the right-wing group, Wallbuilders, thinks that the four GOP state Senators who voted to pass gay marriage in New York should be scalped.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Former Congressman Barney Frank (D)

Rep. Barney Frank Blames S&P Downgrade On Excessive Military Spending

Blaming the S&P downgrade of the United States credit rating on excessive military spending by the United States, Representative Barney Frank (D-MA) stated on Monday that a logical key component of further deficit reduction is the reduction of military spending.

by Raymond Gellner· · News
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

Correction: Hillary Was Never a Progressive, But Johnny Reid Was …

As more and more unreconstructed PUMAs and Clintonistas emerge from the woodwork to whine, cry, and generally stir crack over the fact that they really, really, really, really, really don’t like having a black man at the helm, they seem to have taken advantage of the mental historical shallowness that lies comfortably in the minds of most Americans.

by Marion· · News
Montana Senator Max Baucus

Bad News For The Left, Blue Dog Democrat Max Baucus Is In The Super Congress

I am so pessimistic about this decision by Harry Reed to appoint Blue Dog Max Baucus to the Super Congress. I know, I know, technically Blue Dogs are traditionally House members, but tell that to the American People who have been stabbed in the back by his atrocious voting in the past.

by Teeluck Sooknarine· · News
Erick Erickson on the Downgrade of US Credit

Erick Erickson on the Downgrade of US Credit

Since S&P downgraded the United States’ credit rating from the sterling AAA to AA+, attacks across the aisle have been complete rubbish. I am not a conspiracy theorist, but this article from CNN seems credible enough to me

by Xenocrates· · News