Breaking: Another Tea Party Fail - John Boehner Reelected as Speaker of the House

Extreme right gets spanked again
131Backwoods_Sleuth
1/06/15 1:42:40 pm
re: #130 ObserverArt acoustic guitar
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The political news of the day: the House of Representatives has reelected John Boehner as Speaker, as another Tea Party insurrection fails spectacularly. The GOP establishment clearly still holds the reins of power in the House; unfortunately we won’t have the comedic extravaganza of a Speaker Louie Gohmert this time. …

House Majority Whip Scalise Says He Didn’t Know He Was Speaking at a David Duke-Sponsored Event

This is me, not buying it for one microsecond
218CuriousLurker
12/29/14 4:20:46 pm
He didn't know? Really? *guffaw* So then someone like, say, Steny Hoyer could have in the past attended an event organized by Hezbollah's Hassan Nasrallah and even watched/listened to a speech given by Nasrallah at said event, and then claim ...
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Rep. Peter King Suggests Obama Invite Darren Wilson to the White House

The wingnut idea of reconciliation
93Rocky-in-Connecticut
11/26/14 2:06:33 pm
"Fox Business News" has been trying to go full-speed Crazy Train right over the cliff as the shining beacon of right-wing rhetoric, even more so than rival CNBC which arguably kicked off the entire Tea Party movement with the illogical ...
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GOP Will Sue Obama for Not Imposing His Nightmare Socialist Scheme Quickly Enough

It’s facepalm time again
222Mike Lamb
7/10/14 10:29:54 pm
re: #195 lawhawk I suspect that they think winning the suit will force Obama to implement the law immediately, which, in turn, will cause the list of horribles to come to fruition. In other words, the upshot of the suit ...
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House Republican Compares Debt Default to the American Revolution

Completely insane
168chadu
10/13/13 7:30:42 am
re: #69 freetoken I'm agnostic, tending towards Theist/Deist. I find the idea of a God who could set the rules for the universe, and then step back and watch it play out, much more palatable than a bearded old man ...

GOP Hostage Takers Release New Message

“This can all end” if you give us what we want
248socrets
10/05/13 10:12:12 pm
I do not care if I have to tolerate my father's moping after being furloughed for months if it means that the GOP gets hammered in the next election. Let the GOP f*ckers burn. No slack for the GOP. No ...

Jon Stewart: If Obama Can Make a Deal With Iran but Not the GOP, Maybe He’s Not the Problem

The end of America as we know it, for reasons no one is able to clearly explain
249A Mom Anon
10/01/13 2:11:34 pm
re: #76 Kragar Thank you for saying that, I just heard about that this morning. Fuckers. Why is there no penalty for lying to the American people? Losing an election is not really enough IMO. On a happier note, it ...
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Republicans Are Beginning To Worry They Could Lose The House In 2014

Here are 5 reasons why they could melt faster than the ice in the Arctic
97EPR-radar
8/21/13 5:25:49 pm
re: #96 122 Year Old Obama My surprise, let me show you it. WTF. If the article is going to be down-dinged, at least make an argument against one or more of the points it makes. Passive-aggressively down dinging stuff ...
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Live Video: Hillary Clinton Testifies at House Hearing on Benghazi Fake Scandal

Dancing with the Republicans
193pablogonzales
1/23/13 4:41:12 pm
If attacks on U.S. Embassies are supposed to connote a “weakness” in the Commander in Chief, then GWBush comes out as the “weakest” of Presidents because there were 12 terror attacks on U.S. diplomatic facilities abroad during GWBush's administration, more ...
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Right Wing Group Will Punish Republicans Voting for Sandy Flood Aid

No good deed goes unpunished
147Fourth Football of the Apocalypse
1/05/13 8:31:00 am
Well, I guess we just haven't reached bottom yet. Just when you think the GOPteabag party couldn't get any worse. And we haven't even seen their demands for a debt ceiling increase. Which of course was never a point of ...
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