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Dumbest Man on Internet Freaks Out Over "SHOCK VIDEO" That Isn't the Least Bit Shocking

Fri, Oct 24, 2014 at 12:47:38 pm
DERPYes, dear reader, the Dumbest Man on the Internet has beclowned himself again, in Jim Hoft's Never-Ending Cavalcade of Pure Fail! This time Jim has seen a SHOCK VIDEO on Gretchen Carlson's ridiculous Fox News show, a horrifying SHOCK VIDEO that depicts two New York City police officers throwing gloves ...
313 comments | Last comment: Fri, Oct 24, 2014 at 5:37:35 pm

Photo of the Day: President Obama Hugs Nurse Nina Pham, Now Ebola-Free

Fri, Oct 24, 2014 at 12:05:46 pm
Obama hugs Nina Pham, nurse who is now Ebola-free — Washington Post (@washingtonpost) October 24, 2014
69 comments | Last comment: Fri, Oct 24, 2014 at 2:15:11 pm

Ted Cruz's Senior Adviser Blames Obamacare for Ebola, Then Says It Was "Sarcasm"

Fri, Oct 24, 2014 at 10:42:23 am
Here's today's example of right wing humor, which doesn't really resemble the thing most of us know as "humor." After the news broke about Dr. Craig Spencer testing positive for Ebola in New York City last night, Ted Cruz's senior adviser and deputy chief of staff Nick Muzin took to ...
89 comments | Last comment: Fri, Oct 24, 2014 at 3:41:06 pm

An Amazing Artist From Iceland: Ásgeir - NPR Tiny Desk Concert

Thu, Oct 23, 2014 at 8:30:45 pm
YouTube When he was 20, Ásgeir Trausti Einarsson released an album in Iceland, sung in Icelandic, with many of the words written by his father. Dýrð í dauðaþögn became the biggest-selling debut in Icelandic music history. A year or so later, he rerecorded that album in English under the name ...
425 comments | Last comment: Fri, Oct 24, 2014 at 11:38:05 am

NYC Doctor Who Treated Ebola Patients in Guinea Tests Positive

Thu, Oct 23, 2014 at 5:48:28 pm
Tonight the New York Times is reporting that an American doctor who recently returned to the US after working with Doctors Without Borders in Guinea has tested positive for Ebola in an initial test, after developing a fever this morning. All of his contacts are now being traced, but he was ...
225 comments | Last comment: Fri, Oct 24, 2014 at 6:04:14 am

Mid-Term Elections Are Incredibly Close - and Incredibly Important

Thu, Oct 23, 2014 at 2:59:11 pm
The Senate and Governor races this year are incredibly close, according to the polling: Look How Close Democrats Are to Winning ... and Losing. Using the poll aggregator at the Huffington Post, I've compiled the current state of the hottest races this cycle, as well as what would happen if ...
172 comments | Last comment: Fri, Oct 24, 2014 at 3:12:20 pm

Chuck C. Johnson Fear-Mongering Again: "We Don't Know" Where Louise Troh Is (Yes, We Do)

Thu, Oct 23, 2014 at 1:50:21 pm
I noticed our pal Chuck C. Johnson trying to spread paranoia again on Twitter: @ChuckCJohnson Where is Louise Troh now? — rickybird (@rickybird11811) October 23, 2014 @rickybird11811 we don't know — Charles C. Johnson (@ChuckCJohnson) October 23, 2014 @ChuckCJohnson isn't it strange that there has been no updates on her after the ruckus ...
71 comments | Last comment: Thu, Oct 23, 2014 at 3:44:05 pm

World Net Daily Founder Joseph Farah Celebrates Earth's 6,028th Birthday

Thu, Oct 23, 2014 at 10:37:31 am
Would you be surprised to learn Joseph Farah, owner of the utterly deranged right wing Birther/conspiracy theory journal World Net Daily, is a dyed-in-the-wool young Earth creationist? No, you say? I didn't think so. But today he removes all doubt with a loony screed that's like reading a message from ...
244 comments | Last comment: Fri, Oct 24, 2014 at 6:27:03 am

Marvel's "Avengers: Age of Ultron" Trailer Is Pure Eye Candy

Wed, Oct 22, 2014 at 7:58:10 pm
YouTube Here's two minutes and sixteen seconds of special effects awesomeness, as Marvel Entertainment releases the official trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron.
310 comments | Last comment: Thu, Oct 23, 2014 at 11:21:54 am

Good News From the Ebola Front: Nurse Amber Vinson Has Recovered Already

Wed, Oct 22, 2014 at 5:27:26 pm
New photo of Amber Vinson at Emory. Doctors now say they are "no longer able to detect [Ebola] virus in her body." — CBS Evening News (@CBSEveningNews) October 22, 2014 Tonight we have some good news about Amber Vinson, the second nurse diagnosed with Ebola after being in close contact ...
157 comments | Last comment: Thu, Oct 23, 2014 at 12:19:53 pm

Gohmert! Gay Massages Will Destroy Our Military

Wed, Oct 22, 2014 at 2:45:34 pm
YouTube Here he is again, folks, the Dumbest Man in Congress, with a truly crack-brained theory about why gays shouldn't be allowed to serve in the military: because they'll be sitting around getting gay massages instead of training for battle. Louie always comes through with the craziest shit. Never change, Louie! "I've ...
212 comments | Last comment: Wed, Oct 22, 2014 at 6:20:25 pm

Chuck C. Johnson Said "PD Sources" Told Him Ebola Confirmed in Newark - but He Was Lying Again

Wed, Oct 22, 2014 at 11:00:32 am
When the news came out last night that a Liberian passenger who landed at Newark Liberty International Airport on Tuesday afternoon had been held for evaluation of possible Ebola symptoms, self-proclaimed "award-winning journalist" Chuck C. Johnson wasted no time springing into action. The Ginger Avenger stated outright that we had ...
242 comments | Last comment: Wed, Oct 22, 2014 at 6:33:49 pm

Footage From Globe Reporter Captures Exchange of Gun Fire in Canada's Parliament Hill Building

Wed, Oct 22, 2014 at 9:38:26 am
YouTube More from CBC : 1 shooter dead, 1 still believed at large in downtown Ottawa. Police searching cars leaving Ottawa trying to go to Quebec. Report of additional shots fired near Chateau Laurier Hotel, east of Parliament Hill. Police going door to door in downtown core; downtown schools in lockdown. All three main party leaders, ...
73 comments | Last comment: Wed, Oct 22, 2014 at 11:17:30 am

The Police Audio of the Palin Family's Post-Drunken Brawl Interviews Is Not Pretty

Tue, Oct 21, 2014 at 5:49:40 pm
Radar Online has posted the unedited audio of police interviewing people after the Sarah Palin family's drunken brawl last September at a party in Anchorage, and it's a trash-fest if there ever was one. Warning: Bristol and Willow Palin drop plenty of F-bombs and other initial-bombs too. Tell the kids ...
431 comments | Last comment: Wed, Oct 22, 2014 at 11:30:56 am

Ron Paul Says Rand Paul's "Travel Ban" Idea Is "Politically Motivated"

Tue, Oct 21, 2014 at 1:33:41 pm
Here's one of those moments for which we live, as crazy uncle Ron Paul says his crazy son Rand's idea of a ban on travel to and from West Africa is "politically motivated." Instant classic. Ron Paul on Monday said that calls for a ban on travel from West African ...
233 comments | Last comment: Tue, Oct 21, 2014 at 6:41:18 pm

Pew Poll: Ebola Worries Rising, Especially Among Republicans, but Most Trust Government to Deal With It

Tue, Oct 21, 2014 at 12:46:35 pm
Image via Shutterstock After the non-stop fear-mongering by most of the media (but especially right wing media) about Ebola, it's not surprising that the latest Pew poll shows a rise in the general public's fear level. But a majority of the respondents still believe the US government and hospital systems are ...
50 comments | Last comment: Tue, Oct 21, 2014 at 3:29:38 pm

Michael Savage Attacks Veterans With PTSD: "Stop Crying Like a Baby"

Tue, Oct 21, 2014 at 10:08:56 am
SoundCloud Today's absolutely grotesque example of right wing hate speech comes from radio screamer Michael Savage (real name: Michael Weiner), who launched into a deranged rant against veterans who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder because they aren't strong manly men like him. Remember when right wingers used to pretend to care about ...
208 comments | Last comment: Wed, Oct 22, 2014 at 7:18:19 am

The Incredibly Creepy James O'Keefe Clown Show Goes to Colorado

Mon, Oct 20, 2014 at 4:53:14 pm
Nothing creepy about this at all. This is what passes for "investigative journalism" on the right these days. Only time for 2-3 more election investigations. I went in Disguised as 45yo, this time people may lose their jobs — James O'Keefe (@JamesOKeefeIII) October 20, 2014 Democratic staffers in Colorado recently came ...
486 comments | Last comment: Tue, Oct 21, 2014 at 5:29:57 pm

Debunking Another Fear-Mongering Right Wing Myth About Ebola: The "42 Day Incubation Period"

Mon, Oct 20, 2014 at 11:04:50 am
Image via Shutterstock Here we go again with the relentless fear-mongering about Ebola. The latest meme being circulated by right wingers and conspiracy theorists (two groups that have considerable overlap) is that Ebola actually has an incubation period of 42 days, not 21 as has been reported. SHOCK NEWS! SCIENTISTS ARE LYING ...
346 comments | Last comment: Wed, Oct 22, 2014 at 8:34:05 am

In Which I Rant About America's Totally Dysfunctional Gun Culture

Sun, Oct 19, 2014 at 6:05:23 pm
Video Via TPM: CNN Host Grills Cruz About Ebola and GOP Opposition to Surgeon General (VIDEO) Ted Cruz calling blocked Surgeon General nominee Dr. Vivek Murthy an "anti-gun activist" is incredibly dishonest. Murthy advocates very minimal restrictions on guns because guns are used in more than 300,000 violent crimes against American citizens ...
469 comments | Last comment: Mon, Oct 20, 2014 at 11:43:53 am

And Now, Weezer Rocks the Moon: Back to the Shack

Sun, Oct 19, 2014 at 5:27:26 pm
YouTube Ric Ocasek is back in the producer's chair for Weezer's latest, and it sounds absolutely great. This tune is a mission statement if there ever was one.
20 comments | Last comment: Sun, Oct 19, 2014 at 10:49:42 pm

Dallas Ebola Updates: First Duncan Contact Cleared, Other Quarantined Contacts Show No Symptoms

Sun, Oct 19, 2014 at 1:24:33 pm
Ebola patient Nina Pham with her dog, Bentley The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports today that the first person known to have contact with Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan has now been cleared, and at least 46 other quarantined people who had contact with Duncan are also not showing any signs of ...
168 comments | Last comment: Sun, Oct 19, 2014 at 7:17:24 pm

Video: The Jon Stewart vs. Bill O'Reilly Cage Match

Sun, Oct 19, 2014 at 12:09:59 pm
Comedy Central Video Does Bill O'Reilly admit there is such a thing as "white privilege?" Take a wild guess. Also see: Bill O'Reilly's Levittown Denialism
25 comments | Last comment: Sun, Oct 19, 2014 at 1:42:03 pm

Saturday Night Acoustic Excellence: Petteri Sariola Does a Tune by Michael Hedges: Bensusan

Sat, Oct 18, 2014 at 8:56:10 pm
YouTube USA, CANADA, EUROPE: JAPAN: iTUNES: AMAZON: - - - OFFICIAL: FACEBOOK: TWITTER: YOUTUBE: Video by Jussi-Petteri Kemppainen Recorded by Jyri Sariola at Mimix Studio Mixed by Petteri & Jyri Sariola Mastered by Jyri Sariola GUITAR: TUNING: CGDGAC TAB:
244 comments | Last comment: Mon, Oct 20, 2014 at 1:20:17 am

Darren Wilson's Grand Jury Testimony Destroys Jim Hoft's Bogus "Fractured Eye Socket" Claims for Good

Sat, Oct 18, 2014 at 10:11:04 am
Jim Hoft, liarYou may recall Jim Hoft's now-infamous repeated claims that anonymous sources told him police officer Darren Wilson suffered an "orbital blowout fracture to the eye socket" in a struggle with unarmed teenager Michael Brown, before Wilson shot Brown to death. LGF's article debunking Hoft's unsourced claims went viral on ...
420 comments | Last comment: Sun, Oct 19, 2014 at 8:35:56 am

Cliven Bundy Releases Unbelievably Surreal Ad With a "Black Friend"

Fri, Oct 17, 2014 at 7:52:05 pm
YouTube You really aren't going to believe this one, folks. "I hear you Cliven, and I believe you. A brave white man like you might be just what we need to put an end to this political correctness stuff in America today." "Don't sell yourself short! You're takin' a chance just bein' in ...
217 comments | Last comment: Sat, Oct 18, 2014 at 10:11:05 am

Hilarious Jon Stewart Bit on #Fangate: The Last Perspiration of Crist

Fri, Oct 17, 2014 at 1:50:23 pm
Comedy Central Video
280 comments | Last comment: Fri, Oct 17, 2014 at 8:22:07 pm

Joni Ernst Doesn't Just Want to Castrate Hogs, She Wants to Destroy Health Care for the Poors

Fri, Oct 17, 2014 at 11:46:57 am
Iowa Republican Joni Ernst is running for the Senate seat vacated by Democrat Tom Harkin, and she's been campaigning on her history as a person who loves castrating hogs, often saying in her speeches that she plans to "make Obama squeal." She's super-classy. And she's also a true far right extremist, ...
169 comments | Last comment: Sun, Oct 19, 2014 at 8:49:17 am

Chuck C. Johnson Is Confused by the Concept of Traveling Nurses

Thu, Oct 16, 2014 at 5:30:22 pm
I'm guessing that CCJ's search for Amber Vinson's criminal record came up short, so he started looking into her licensing. And what he found confused and disturbed him. His top story right now: "Why Was #AmberJoyVinson a Nurse in Five States?" Despite her youth, the second Ebola patient, Amber Joy Vinson, ...
509 comments | Last comment: Sat, Oct 18, 2014 at 5:28:17 am

Barbra Streisand Points Out GOP NIH Budget Cuts, Dumbest Man on Internet Rants

Thu, Oct 16, 2014 at 11:51:24 am
So today the right wing blogs are all spewing insults at Barbra Streisand (again), because she dared to criticize the anti-women agenda of the Republican Party -- but especially because she pointed out that the across-the-board budget cuts mandated by the GOP's sequestration have wreaked havoc on the National Institutes ...
488 comments | Last comment: Thu, Oct 16, 2014 at 7:28:47 pm