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5 Ways Republicans May Be About To Permanently Destroy The GOP Brand

Mon, Sep 16, 2013 at 10:05:54 am
This post originally appeared at NationalMemo.com. All signs continue to point to a House GOP crackup that will either lead to a government shutdown or -- even worse -- a default on America's debt. Republican leaders had hoped that the situation in Syria would give them cover, allowing them to somehow keep ...

Hilarious: Daily Show Apologizes to Egypt for Bachmann, King, and Gohmert

Sun, Sep 15, 2013 at 2:36:18 pm
Video (If you can't see the MP4 video, click below.) Comedy Central

WATCH: 12 Obamacare Lies In 2 Minutes

Thu, Sep 12, 2013 at 11:14:55 am
YouTube This post originally appeared at NationalMemo.com. At the "Exempt America" rally on Tuesday, Rep. Louis Gohmert managed to spread every tired lie about the Affordable Care Act in about two minutes. In call-and-reponse mode, he asked the crowd a series of (mis)leading questions that the assemblage answered with a shrill "Yes!" Here ...

WATCH: The Opening Of Fox News' 'Benghazi Week' Spoiled By Facts

Mon, Sep 9, 2013 at 3:20:06 pm
(Cross-posted at The National Memo) We're about to hit what has been a solemn anniversary in America for a decade -- September 11. But this year, Republicans, led by Fox News, are set to focus on a more recent terrorist attack -- the one that claimed four American lives, including that of ...

Are You Listening, Seniors?

Thu, Aug 29, 2013 at 6:53:20 am
Image: Talk Radio News Service via Flickr.com Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) vowed on Monday that any increase in the debt limit would require cuts to the "mandatory side" of government spending. "Now, it's time to deal with the mandatory side," Boehner told the crowd at a fundraiser for Rep. Mike Simpson (R-ID) ...

What Obamacare Supporters Can Learn From The Gay Rights Movement

Mon, Aug 26, 2013 at 12:17:30 pm
As the first openly gay person ever elected to public office in California, Harvey Milk helped change America with a simple message to his community: Come out. "Every gay person must come out," Milk said on Gay Freedom Day in 1978. "As difficult as it is, you must tell your immediate ...

Republicans Are Beginning To Worry They Could Lose The House In 2014

Wed, Aug 21, 2013 at 11:44:28 am
Let me start off by saying that for the GOP to lose the House of Representatives would require a meltdown worse than we're seeing in the Arctic. "The number of competitive districts is at its lowest since Cook first started the partisanship rating in the 1998 election cycle," the Cook Political ...

Obama Family Gets a New Puppy, Daily Caller Says: "The Obamas Do Not Have Any White Dogs"

Tue, Aug 20, 2013 at 11:14:35 am
Credit: Pete Souza Of course the right wing is losing their marbles again because the Obama family has a new puppy. That's absolutely normal for them and totally expected. But the Daily Caller takes it into flat-out racist territory: The Obamas Got a New Puppy, Everyone! "A Portuguese Water Dog can range ...

GOP Chair Calls Out Mitt Romney -- A Year And A Half Too Late

Sun, Aug 18, 2013 at 10:54:10 am
In an effort to reshape the debate over immigration reform, Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Preibus harshly criticized Mitt Romney's self-deportation comments from the 2012 GOP primary while speaking to reporters on Thursday, approximately a year and a half too late to do any good. Republican leaders have long feared the ...

The New Spokesman For Obamacare -- Rand Paul

Fri, Aug 16, 2013 at 12:43:58 pm
Video Over the past few weeks, Rand Paul has racked up an impressive list of things he doesn't understand, including Abraham Lincoln, why people like Medicare, the deficit and reality. You can now add Obamacare to that list, along with health care in general -- even though he is an ophthalmologist. When the ...

Pat Buchanan defends Putin on Russia's new anti-gay laws

Tue, Aug 13, 2013 at 3:19:57 pm
Writing for World Nut Daily (where he shares column space with the likes of Pamela Geller, Rick Santorum, and John Rocker), Pat Buchanan crawls out of his cave to defend Putin's new anti-gay laws in Russia. Our moral and cultural elites have put Putin on notice: Get in step with ...

Greenwald's Guardian Articles Contain Dozens of Embedded Trackers From Corporate PRISM Participants

Tue, Aug 13, 2013 at 1:19:36 pm
Image via Shutterstock Bob Cesca makes an excellent point in a post about a new article by computer security writer Bruce Schneier: Government Surveillance Critics Willingly Accept Egregious Corporate Privacy Violations. While viewing Schneier's article, I ran a browser privacy extension called Ghostery, which detects web bugs embedded in a page. ...

Appalling Incident at Missouri State Fair: "Anyone Want to See Obama Run Down By a Bull?"

Sun, Aug 11, 2013 at 12:40:27 pm
Right wing racism just keeps getting more and more overt. Here's the latest absolutely disgusting example, reported by the Kansas City Star: Shameful Missouri State Fair Stunt Smears Obama. The taxpayer-supported Missouri State Fair is getting a lot of negative publicity in social media Sunday afternoon following a report of ...

Daily Beast: Al Qaeda Plot Foiled Through Intercepted Conference Call

Wed, Aug 7, 2013 at 11:48:38 am
The Al Qaeda terror plot that was disrupted this week, targeting cities and oil pipelines in Yemen, was apparently exposed when top Al Qaeda leaders participated in a conference call that was intercepted by US intelligence, according to The Daily Beast. The crucial intercept that prompted the U.S. government to ...

It's Ernie Pyle Day in New Mexico!

Sat, Aug 3, 2013 at 6:38:57 pm
Ernie Pyle (center left) with a U.S. Marine patrol during the Pacific campaign in World War II. Photo Credit: U.S. Department of Defense Soldiers looked up to Ernie Pyle, who stood 5-feet-7 and may have weighed 140 pounds. Politicians almost never complained about what he wrote. Companies wanted him ...

FISA Accountability and Privacy Protection Act Would Curtail Surveillance, Increase Transparency

Tue, Jul 30, 2013 at 1:47:40 pm
Unlike the knee-jerk "defund it!" of the Amash amendment, this new bill contains some meaty pro-transparency provisions: As part of a bipartisan push to reform surveillance laws, Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., has introduced the FISA Accountability and Privacy Protection Act of 2013. The bill aims to bring more judicial oversight, ...

Mother Jones Exposes "Groundswell," (aka the Unison Wingnut Coordinating Committee)

Thu, Jul 25, 2013 at 12:54:56 pm
At LGF we've noted many times the curious phenomenon of the Unison Wingnut Chorus -- the almost instantaneous coordination of talking points throughout the right wing blogs and media. And of course, there's nothing spontaneous about it; like good little authoritarians, wingnut bloggers and journalists are following directions from a ...

Anthony Weiner Accused of Whipping It Out Again

Tue, Jul 23, 2013 at 11:54:43 am
Apparently, being busted for an online affair and forced to resign from Congress taught Anthony Weiner that he'd need to be more careful, and use an alter ego the next time he sent pictures of his equipment to women. So he used the name "Carlos Danger." It was bound to happen ...

Rand Paul's Neo-Confederate Aide Resigns, Denies Racism

Mon, Jul 22, 2013 at 10:40:45 am
Jack Hunter, Sen. Rand Paul's blatantly racist neo-Confederate staffer (who used the name "Southern Avenger") has resigned, complaining of being unfairly labeled a racist. (Of course.) Sen. Rand Paul's (R-KY) controversial senior aide, who has come under fire recently for his reported past as a pro-secessionist activist and radio shock ...

Michele Bachmann (R-Mars): Congress Needs to "Spank the President" and "Pinch His Ears Back"

Mon, Jul 15, 2013 at 5:17:36 pm
YouTube In an interview today with the loons at World Net Daily, Rep. Michele Bachmann started ranting about "amnesty," falsely claimed that President Obama had given voting rights to undocumented immigrants, then indulged in a bizarre little dominance fantasy about "spanking" Obama and "pinching his ears back." Amazingly, the right wing is ...

Greenwald: Edward Snowden Has the NSA's Blueprints

Sun, Jul 14, 2013 at 7:41:19 pm
Tonight, Glenn Greenwald tells the Associated Press that Edward Snowden has "blueprints" that detail exactly "how the NSA is built." RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Edward Snowden has very sensitive "blueprints" detailing how the National Security Agency operates that would allow someone who read them to evade or even duplicate ...

Creeping racist fake outrage - "Black Mob Violence" and the "Media Blackout"

Sat, Jul 13, 2013 at 3:43:00 pm
On the far fringes of the Wingnutosphere is a growing meme about mobs of black youth randomly attacking white people, and the "media blackout" surrounding it. It's been going around for awhile now, but it's gaining momentum as the George Zimmerman trial has gone to the jury, and mainstream ...

Greenwald Issues Blackmail Threat: "The US Should Be on Its Knees Begging"

Sat, Jul 13, 2013 at 10:06:12 am
Today, Glenn Greenwald is basically issuing blackmail threats to the US government: Snowden Documents Could Be 'Worst Nightmare' for US. "Snowden has enough information to cause harm to the U.S. government in a single minute than any other person has ever had," Greenwald said in an interview in Rio de ...

Greenwald's New Piece Targets Microsoft

Thu, Jul 11, 2013 at 1:53:56 pm
The newest Glenn Greenwald bombshell exclusive story is out, and already people are hyperventilating on Twitter that it proves the NSA has "direct access" to Microsoft's servers: Revealed: How Microsoft Handed the NSA Access to Encrypted Messages. The claims made by the article (note that there are no source documents to ...

The Little Green Footballs User's Guide, Part One

Tue, Jul 9, 2013 at 1:57:13 pm
Welcome to Little Green Footballs. Here you can find news, analysis, humor, politics, music, photography, videos, discussion of all these and more, and the opportunity to write and publish your own blog posts. Let me show you around. Front Page, Center The Left Column The Masthead The Right Column Now With Added Zappa Featured and Recently Published ...

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