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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Democrats will miss Congressman Anthony Weiner more now that he’s been replaced by Bob Turner in N.Y.’s 9th District.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
A Republican for All Seasons

A Republican for All Seasons

Funny how the GOP loves to refer to itself as the Party of Lincoln, even though that party long ago went the way of the dinosaur. Fact is, it’s been quite some time since Republicans had a president worthy of that banner. The last such one was none other than Dwight D. Eisenhower and, while he may not have been the most prolific and polished politician – even in his day – his list of accomplishments is nonetheless quite distinguished.

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
Put Republicans Back In Charge?

Put Republicans Back In Charge?

I firmly believe that Republicans who filibuster just about every step Democrats have tried to take, is the main stay of our current problem in the United States. How is Obama supposed to get anything done under such circumstances?

by Nurse Pam· · Political Rants
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
GOP Candidate Rick Perry Puts His Foot In His Mouth

GOP Candidate Rick Perry Puts His Foot In His Mouth

There was no greater moment for a liberal watching the Tea Party debate last Wednesday than when Governor Rick Perry inadvertently put his foot in his mouth when being accused by opponent, Michelle Bachmann of receiving campaign contributions from the Pharmaceutical company Merck.

by Activist4Peace· · Political Rants
Photo: Reuters / Larry Downing

Obama Declares ‘National Emergency’ over Jobs, Makes Unscripted Plea to Supporters

Let’s not understate the President’s push: Obama’s on the road really busting his a** to push the recalcitrant Congress into passing the American Jobs Act in a hurry. And he really needs your help. Here is all the information you need to reach your Representatives via phone, fax, email, Facebook and Twitter.

Support the Troops Not the Wars

Support the Troops Not the Wars

It seems these days that if you are not in favor of a U.S. funded war, at least at its inception, you’re labeled as un-patriotic or even un-American. This does not just apply to today, but has been the strategy of the U.S. government for many decades.

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
Rick Perry, Death and Hypocrisy

Rick Perry, Death and Hypocrisy

Perry takes advice from Death to advance his career as a Republican politician.

by Tex Shelters· · Political Humor
Whom The Tea Party Would Leave Behind

Whom The Tea Party Would Leave Behind

It’s been a pretty rough few days. Not only did we all have to sit through the sad memories of 9/11, but we also had to sit through two Republican debates, one sponsored by the Tea Party.

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
Dems; Learn To Prioritize Or Suffer The Tea Party

Dems; Learn To Prioritize Or Suffer The Tea Party

We want everything to be right immediately, we want jobs, we want social order. We want a Department of Justice that enforces the law equally across the board. We want Health Care for everyone, not just the lucky ones. We want to do away wtih 2nd class citizen status. We want Immigration reform. We want more, much more and we wanted it all yesterday.