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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
As Pertinent Now As It Was Then: FDR’s Second Inaugural Address

As Pertinent Now As It Was Then: FDR’s Second Inaugural Address

When I look at the current state of our nation, I see repetitive behaviors to a time not so long ago. Please take the time to read President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s Second Inaugural Address, and may we learn from it again.

Sarah Palin Quits After Half Her Bus Tour, Goes Home To Alaska

Sarah Palin Quits After Half Her Bus Tour, Goes Home To Alaska

Sarah Palin, the infamous half-term Governor of Alaska and failed Vice-Presidential candidate has quit halfway through her bus tour, and taken her family back home to Alaska.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
Why Mitt Should Split!

Why Mitt Should Split!

Mitt Romney will have a hard time winning an election against President Obama since his Massachusetts healthcare plan is very similar to ‘Obamacare’.

A Message to Progressives: Lily Ledbetter Is What Democrats Are All About

A Message to Progressives: Lily Ledbetter Is What Democrats Are All About

The kindergarten of spoiled, affluent children pretending to dabble in politics, otherwise known as Netroots Nation, hit a new low when the White House communications director, Dan Pfeiffer, was subjected to one of the most immature and unprofessional snark interviews ever given to a political operative who had been invited as a guest to this event.

by Marion· · News, Political Rants
Ohhh…The Republicans…The Corruption…. The Lies…According To  Katharine Hepburn…1948…

Ohhh…The Republicans…The Corruption…. The Lies…According To Katharine Hepburn…1948…

Quotes regarding politics from the 1948 movie ‘State of the Union’, that are still accurate today.

by Teeluck Sooknarine· · Political Rants
Tea Party Rally Infiltrated by Anti-Tea Party Activist (VIDEO)

Tea Party Rally Infiltrated by Anti-Tea Party Activist (VIDEO)

An anti-Tea Party activist recently crashed a Tea Party rally, dressed as George Washington, and no one tried to stop him when he went on the main stage and took over the mic to share his message of ‘God, Jesus, and Guns’.

by Matthew Desmond· · News