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National Review Finally Posts Correction for Fake "Venezuela" Photo After Michelle Malkin Throws Tantrum

Tue, Jun 2, 2015 at 11:09:24 am
National Review editor Rich Lowry has finally addressed that bogus photo attribution LGF contributor "weave" wrote about on Sunday: Venezuelan Store Shelves-Gate | National Review Online. We ran a photo with Michelle Malkin's column last week on Bernie Sanders' economics that was supposed to be empty store shelves in Venezuela, ...

About President Obama Shaking Raul Castro's Hand...

Tue, Dec 10, 2013 at 2:25:20 pm
Some hand shakes and other hair raising associations through the years. Margaret Thatcher and Robert Mugabe "2012 GOP presidential candidate, Newt Gingrich, shaking hands with Yasser Arafat should not be misunderstood!" — Gus (@Gus_802) December 10, 2013 Republican President Richard Nixon shaking hands with communist "mass murderer" of all time, Mao Zedong* ...

Venezuela Offers "Humanitarian Asylum" to Edward Snowden

Fri, Jul 5, 2013 at 5:32:48 pm
Every other country passed, but it looks like Edward Snowden may be taking up permanent residence in Venezuela -- if he can get there. (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Friday he had decided to offer asylum to former U.S. intelligence contractor Edward Snowden, who has petitioned several ...

Google Honors Cesar Chavez, Right Wing Goes Into Massive Freakout Mode

Sun, Mar 31, 2013 at 10:57:31 am
It wouldn't be Easter without a massive right wing freakout, and today's rage meme is directed at Google because their front page "Doodle" is currently celebrating the birthday of Latino American civil rights hero Cesar Chavez. As someone who organized immigrant farm workers, Chavez is a natural target for the right ...

ThinkProgress: Why Democrats Shouldn't Eulogize Hugo Chavez

Wed, Mar 6, 2013 at 10:50:57 am
An interesting post at ThinkProgress by Zack Beauchamp: Why Democrats Shouldn't Eulogize Hugo Chavez. While even Chavez's critics admit that he did attempt to address the plight of Venezuela's poorest, the decline in economic inequality in Venezuela reflected a broader egalitarian trend in Latin America, and can't be fully credited ...

Rage Candy for the Teabag Base

Sun, Sep 5, 2010 at 10:46:05 am
The Washington Times just keeps getting crazier and crazier: KUHNER: President's socialist takeover must be stopped. President Obama has engaged in numerous high crimes and misdemeanors. The Democratic majority in Congress is in peril as Americans reject his agenda. Yet more must be done: Mr. Obama should be impeached. He is ...

Barton's Apology to BP: Not a Gaffe

Wed, Jun 23, 2010 at 1:04:45 pm
Eugene Robinson makes the point that Rep. Joe Barton’s apology to BP for the Obama administration’s “shakedown” was not a mistake, but an honest statement of an opinion shared by many conservatives: A GOP chorus of Joe Bartons on the BP oil spill. Barton’s remarks were no spontaneous gaffe. They ...

The Glenn Beck Commie-Nazi Pie Conspiracy

Tue, Mar 2, 2010 at 5:26:50 pm
I happened to switch my EyeTV to Fox News this afternoon just in time to catch a screenshot of Glenn Beck working his favorite themes, with his favorite subjects pasted on his favorite blackboard: From top to bottom, we have: Mao Zedong, Vladimir Lenin, Fidel Castro, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, some European guy ...

Outrageous Outrage of the Day, Starring Danny Glover

Fri, Jan 15, 2010 at 12:04:21 pm
In today’s outrageous outrage, tu quoque specialists everywhere are faking outrageous outrage over remarks made by leftist actor Danny Glover in a phone interview. The screaming was so high-pitched I was motivated to check out the video recording: [Video] This is the section being pulled out of context: The threat of what ...

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