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The Lie of the Great American Hero

The Lie of the Great American Hero

This week, Presidential candidate Michele Bachmann stuck at least one of what seems to be an inexhaustible supply of feet in her mouth. On the day she announced her run for the Presidency, Bachmann, who spent her childhood in Waterloo, Iowa, told Fox News, ‘I want them to know just like John Wayne is from Waterloo Iowa, that’s the spirit I have too. It’s embracing America. It’s sacrificing for America.’

GOP Negotiations/Conflict of Interest?

GOP Negotiations/Conflict of Interest?

What would happen if Republicans positioned themselves to gain monetary rewards if the debt ceiling is not raised? Would there be repercussions for a House Majority Leader who stands to win financial gain for tanking our economy? Would you believe that this is not merely a hypothetical?

by Silence Dogood· · News
An American Stain: Glenn Beck And The Radical Right or “Good Riddance Glenn Beck!”

An American Stain: Glenn Beck And The Radical Right or “Good Riddance Glenn Beck!”

He is perhaps the most paranoid man in America and he makes anyone who has ever claimed to have been abducted by aliens seem sane by comparison. Hell, we should rename paranoid schizophrenia after him. And he has brought the Radical Right Wing closer to the mainstream than ever before. […]

Mitt Facts — 365 Days of Lies, Distortions, and Racism!

Mitt Facts — 365 Days of Lies, Distortions, and Racism!

I have recently started a new blog, called Mitt Facts, dedicated to exposing Mitt Romney for what he is (scum!). A lot of people are making a lot of noise about the visibly crazy GOP candidates, especially Bachmann; Romney is quite a bit more devious than she.

by Xenocrates· · Information and Resources
Joan Walsh Says Vicious Obama Supporters Are Paid Trolls

Joan Walsh Says Vicious Obama Supporters Are Paid Trolls

Sometime around about April Fools’ Day, Joan Walsh jumped the shark. Since then, she’s got caught out and called out in remarks that were just the teensy-weensiest bit racist, although Joan, being Joan and a bona fide bastion of the Progressive Left abjectly and vociferously denied that she was racist in […]

by Marion· · News
America’s Financial Priorities

America’s Financial Priorities

We all know America has a huge deficit, but where is it being spent? What is responsible for the deficit, and why are Republicans blaming the wrong people for it? Where are our financial priorities?

Michelle Bachmann Supporters Alter Wikipedia To Make John Quincy Adams A Founding Father

Michelle Bachmann Supporters Alter Wikipedia To Make John Quincy Adams A Founding Father

Michelle Bachmann stated incorrectly that John Quincy Adams was a Founding Father. Now her supporters have attempted to update John Quincy Adams’ Wikipedia page to make her statement appear to be correct.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
Ron Paul Says U.S. Should Declare Bankruptcy

Ron Paul Says U.S. Should Declare Bankruptcy

Congressman Ron Paul is a candidate for the 2012 Republican Presidential nomination, a self-described ‘libertarian’, and has some pretty unique views. When asked if he thinks that the U.S. should declare bankruptcy he stated ‘Absolutely’.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
Witch hunter Michele Bachmann

Quotes From Michele Bachmann

Michelle Bachmann announced her candidacy for President yesterday. Right now polls show that Mitt Romney and Bachmann are the two front-runners for the Republican nomination. Not many people are familiar with Michelle Bachmann, so we thought we’d share some of her positions with you, in her own words.

Michelle Bachmann’s Inaccurate Statments On Good Morning America

Michelle Bachmann’s Inaccurate Statments On Good Morning America

Michelle Bachmann gave an erratic interview this morning, and made inaccurate statements about the Founding Fathers and refused to answer questions directly.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
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Enough, Again, about 9/11

We should not use, nor should we ever have used, 9/11 as a justification for U.S. atrocities overseas and the curtailing of civil rights at home.

Why Won’t Republicans Discuss Raising Taxes?

Why Won’t Republicans Discuss Raising Taxes?

Why won’t Republicans discuss raising tax revenues in their budget talks? There is an obvious, but overlooked answer. It’s not that the Republicans stand for lower taxes and smaller government, as they once did. But rather their reason is much more childish, simplistic, and sinister.

Reagan The Liberal

Reagan The Liberal

Reagan is a hero of the conservative movement, but are his conservative supporters aware that he took some very liberal stances on certain issues? Read about his positions, and see what you think.

Dan Choi. Image from http://www.gaytorium.com/entry75.html

Never Mind the Dangerous Insipidity of Dan Choi

Dan Choi’s at it again, twittering and wittering his vitriolic hatred of the President. Dan’s the poster boy of the gay rights’ movement, but he’s rapidly turning into a Cindy Sheehan figure. Unlike Sheehan, he’s still being given a visible platform by the media, and he’s being guided and manipulated by the likes of Jane Hamsher, who is still foisted on the unsuspecting public as a voice for Progressives.

by Marion· · News
Cantor Bails Out Of Debt Talks Because He Won’t Raise Taxes On The Rich

Cantor Bails Out Of Debt Talks Because He Won’t Raise Taxes On The Rich

Eric Cantor, the House of Representatives Majority Leader has backed out of talks to raise the debt limit, citing his unwillingness to raise taxes. Democrats have said repeatedly that taxes need to be raised on the rich if Republicans are going to cut programs that help the poor.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
Herman Cain Plays The ‘Race Card’ On Jon Stewart (VIDEO)

Herman Cain Plays The ‘Race Card’ On Jon Stewart (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart recently mocked Herman Cain over comments Cain made that he wouldn’t pass a bill over 3 pages long. Stewart then made a joke stating that Cain must not like to read. Now Cain is saying that comment was racially motivated.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
Many States Fail To Pass ‘Eligibility Requirements’ Laws To Run For President

Many States Fail To Pass ‘Eligibility Requirements’ Laws To Run For President

Legislatures across the country, many who don’t believe Obama is eligible to be President, have tried and failed to pass legislation that would make it harder for Presidential candidates to prove their citizenship. Many of the legislators attempting to pass these bills don’t believe President Obama is an American citizen.

Sarah and Bristol Palin Trademark Their Own Names

Sarah and Bristol Palin Trademark Their Own Names

In what many are seeing as another sign of her narcissistic nature, Sarah Palin and her daughter Bristol successfully filed paper to trademark their names. The Palins filed the paperwork in November, and had to run an ad in May alerting people to the desired trademark. Anyone with an objection had 30 days to object. Friday was the deadline, and came without any objections.

by Matthew Desmond· · News

The Professional Left and the Big Sam President

So I understand Keith Olbermann, the multimillionaire media egotist and ex-sportscaster who deems himself eminently qualified to comment on political affairs, whose resurrected show Countdown is an echo chamber of one-sided thought with no room for debate and no tolerance for any divergence of opinion, ended his first program on the […]

by Marion· · News
Who Do Fox ‘News’ Viewers Want To Torture? (VIDEO)

Who Do Fox ‘News’ Viewers Want To Torture? (VIDEO)

Please watch this video clip, and you will soon see how blood thirsty, psychotic, and terrifying some people in this nation are.

by Sarah· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points