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Are You Ready for Another Condescending, Insulting Ad From Republicans?

Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 11:32:52 am
YouTube This new ad from the College Republican National Committee, pushing Rick Scott for governor of Florida, is about as grotesquely condescending and demeaning to women as it's possible to be. Imagine the "brainstorming" sessions for this: "You know those women, all they think about is makeup and clothes -- so how ...
461 comments | Last comment: Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 5:31:36 pm

In an "Open Carry" State Like Ohio, Why Was John Crawford Shot by Police in Wal-Mart?

Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 10:13:48 am
Image via Shutterstock Here's a great article at Salon by Heather Digby Parton on America's messed up and often racist gun culture, and why "Open Carry" groups don't understand the factors that create police brutality like the shooting of John Crawford in an Ohio Wal-Mart. After finally being allowed to view ...
121 comments | Last comment: Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 5:07:53 pm

Bad Lip Reading: Walking and Talking Dead

Tue, Sep 30, 2014 at 8:51:08 pm
YouTube Hey, I get it, man. A dolphin ain't the same as a apple.
510 comments | Last comment: Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 11:44:57 am

First Diagnosed Case of Ebola in Texas

Tue, Sep 30, 2014 at 2:55:00 pm
This will probably be the big story for the rest of the week: CDC: First Diagnosed Case of Ebola in the U.S.. (CNN) -- A patient being treated at a Dallas, Texas, hospital is the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and ...
407 comments | Last comment: Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 10:08:46 am

Your Teabonics Moment of the Day

Tue, Sep 30, 2014 at 12:24:47 pm
Another classic for our Teabonics file, courtesy of @michaelcoleman on Twitter. "IRA" Scandal - check Benghazi misspelled - check Comic Sans font - check (h/t: Backwoods_Sleuth.)
201 comments | Last comment: Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 12:35:32 am

Creationist Ben Carson: The 2016 Elections Will Be Canceled Due to Anarchy

Tue, Sep 30, 2014 at 10:45:12 am
SoundCloud Dr. Ben Carson is a complete lunatic; a hard core young Earth creationist who thinks America is becoming Nazi Germany and abortions are the same as human sacrifice, and who's now warning that the country is on the brink of such massive anarchy that we'll be forced to cancel the ...
143 comments | Last comment: Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 12:29:36 am

Pamela Geller's Latest Anti-Muslim Ads Featuring Beheaded Journalist James Foley Are Pulled

Mon, Sep 29, 2014 at 2:17:44 pm
The always disgusting hate group leader Pamela Geller has suffered a setback in her campaign to demonize all Muslims, as the family of James Foley (one of the journalists murdered by ISIS) strongly objects to Geller's use of their son's image in her ugly NYC subway advertisements, forcing her to ...
600 comments | Last comment: Tue, Sep 30, 2014 at 1:16:55 pm

The Lawlessness of the Ferguson Police Department - Some Officers Still Not Wearing Name Tags

Mon, Sep 29, 2014 at 10:44:33 am
Despite DOJ requesting Ferguson PD wear ID in 2 separate letters, FPD officers not complying with DOJ or FPD regs http://t.co/rxCakw0WCA — lawhawk (@lawhawk) September 29, 2014 Two DOJ letters weren't enough. FPD regulations aren't enough. The FPD keeps flouting their own rules and regulations, let alone the DOJ letters requiring ...
303 comments | Last comment: Mon, Sep 29, 2014 at 9:38:08 pm

Gateway Pundit Listens to Obama Speech, Hears the Word "Great" When Obama Said "Grey," Derp Ensues

Sun, Sep 28, 2014 at 4:03:59 pm
DERPJim Hoft, Dumbest Man on the Internet, now has a co-blogger who's giving him competition for the title, Kristinn Taylor (who is a man). Today, Taylor has posted yet another mindless attack on Barack Obama, trying to picture him as a narcissist (right wing code for "uppity," one of Gateway ...
625 comments | Last comment: Mon, Sep 29, 2014 at 2:38:56 pm

National Review's Kevin D. Williamson: Women Who Have Abortions Should Be Hanged, and So Should Doctors

Sun, Sep 28, 2014 at 11:55:01 am
National Review columnist Kevin D. Williamson So this morning on Twitter, this happened; National Review writer Kevin D. Williamson made the real "pro-life" agenda very, very clear, expressing his opinion that women who have abortions should be put to death -- by hanging. And not just the women; he says the ...
166 comments | Last comment: Mon, Sep 29, 2014 at 8:37:34 am

What Happens When a White Man Parades Around Outside a School in a Bullet-Proof Vest With an AK-47?

Sun, Sep 28, 2014 at 10:15:10 am
With all of the police shootings of unarmed black people in the news lately, it's interesting to note what happens when a white man shows up outside a high school dressed in a bullet-proof vest, with an AK-47 and a full clip of ammunition. Nothing, that's what happens. And Leonard Embody says ...
62 comments | Last comment: Mon, Sep 29, 2014 at 11:29:36 am

Live Stream: Police Officer Reportedly Shot in Ferguson, Situation Very Tense

Sat, Sep 27, 2014 at 8:31:38 pm
Video Major police presence at intersections. Police with assault rifles. pic.twitter.com/SdxFtAkC6r — Antonio French (@AntonioFrench) September 28, 2014
158 comments | Last comment: Sun, Sep 28, 2014 at 10:42:39 am

Breitbart Writer: Men Who Support Feminism Are "Sexually Frustrated Dickless Wonders"

Sat, Sep 27, 2014 at 5:12:32 pm
I don't know where anyone gets the idea that misogyny and sexism are core values of today's conservative movement -- except maybe from Breitbart "News," where Milo Yiannopoulos levels a blast of pure crass hatred at the #HeForShe campaign that has to be seen to be believed: THE UN'S RISIBLE ...
189 comments | Last comment: Mon, Sep 29, 2014 at 11:29:38 am

Right Wing Parrots Launch Into Fear-Mongering Bigoted Frenzy Over Oklahoma Workplace Murder

Sat, Sep 27, 2014 at 1:20:29 pm
The entire right wing blogosphere is in a frenzy of anti-Muslim bigotry over this awful story out of Oklahoma: Suspect in Co-Worker's Beheading Was Recently Released From Probation. A 2010 booking photo of Alton Nolen from the Logan County Sheriff's Office in Oklahoma.A man suspected of beheading a woman he ...
116 comments | Last comment: Sun, Sep 28, 2014 at 4:19:51 pm

Today at the Values Voter Summit: Raving Freakazoid Glenn Beck

Sat, Sep 27, 2014 at 10:55:00 am
YouTube America is waiting to see if Glenn Beck will: 1) bring his beloved chalkboard, and 2) weep on cue, as he gives the keynote speech at the conference of far right social conservatives and religious fanatics known as the Values Voter Summit, attended every year by top Republican politicians because ...
65 comments | Last comment: Sat, Sep 27, 2014 at 2:32:31 pm

Mark Levin at #VVS14: Religious Right Voters Are 'Centrists'

Sat, Sep 27, 2014 at 10:25:17 am
YouTube Right wing talk show screamer Mark Levin told the audience of religious fanatics at the Values Voter Summit this morning that they're "centrists" -- because there are loons even farther out than them. Oh, but those Democrats? They're all radical leftists! "They treat us like we're this fringe," he said. "You ...
19 comments | Last comment: Sat, Sep 27, 2014 at 6:31:02 pm

Watch Live: Hillbilly Night at the Values Voter Summit

Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 4:44:12 pm
[Video moved to newer post...] I can almost hear the banjo music already, as we kick off Hillbilly Night at the 2014 Values Voter Summit, featuring the Duggars, Duck Dynasty's Alan Robertson, Mike Huckabee and Erick Son of Erick. EVENING PLENARY SESSION - Regency Ballroom Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar and The ...
445 comments | Last comment: Sat, Sep 27, 2014 at 11:28:23 am

Sarah Palin: "The Truth Is an Endangered Species at 1400 Pennsylvania Avenue" (VIDEO)

Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 2:06:16 pm
YouTube The highlight of today's crazy ranting at the Values Voter Summit: Sarah Palin, as part of her usual incoherent word salad, getting the address of the White House wrong. A classic in the annals of Palinisms. (Via Right Wing Watch.)
120 comments | Last comment: Sat, Sep 27, 2014 at 8:25:00 am

Watch Live: The Utterly Delusional Fanatics of the Values Voter Summit, Featuring Sarah Palin

Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 11:21:56 am
[Video moved to newer post...] Yes, it's that time of the year again; the time when religious fanatics, creationists, fundamentalists, homophobic bigots and social conservatives with raging persecution complexes gather to share their psychoses at the right wing loonfest known as the Values Voter Summit. Here's a live feed from this insane ...
223 comments | Last comment: Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 5:39:57 pm

Bachmann Calls for Religious War Against Islam: "Kill, Kill, Kill"

Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 10:38:43 am
YouTube Speaking at the Values Voter Summit, the annual meeting of religious fanatics and social conservative loons, Michele "Crazy Eyes" Bachmann shares her strategy for what she sees as a religious war against Islam: "Kill, kill, kill!"
111 comments | Last comment: Sat, Sep 27, 2014 at 5:18:17 am

Jon Stewart at the Top of His Game: The Incredibly Bogus #LatteSalute Fake Outrage

Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 9:53:24 am
Comedy Central Video Jon Stewart was at the top of his game last night in this segment looking at the deranged CoffeeCupGhaziGate fake controversy.
12 comments | Last comment: Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 12:00:09 pm

Horrifying Police Dashcam Video: Hands Up, Don't Shoot... In South Carolina

Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 8:22:04 am
Horrifying video from South Carolina of a white trooper gunning down a black motorist after the officer asks the man for license and registration. Note how the trooper continues to shoot at the man after his hands are in the air... Fortunately, the motorist survived and the officer has been ...
79 comments | Last comment: Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 11:32:07 am

Breitbart "News" Sponsors "National Security Conference" With Crazed Survivalist Group

Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 4:27:01 pm
Coming this Monday, a must-see event in Washington DC sponsored by Breitbart "News" -- the "National Security Action Summit!" featuring some of America's foremost thinkfluencers and national security thought leaders, geniuses like Louie "Terror Babies" Gohmert, Michele "Crazy Eyes" Bachmann, Dr. Ben "The Earth is 6000 Years Old" Carson, Andy ...
258 comments | Last comment: Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 9:21:41 am

Video of the Police Shooting That Killed John Crawford, Synced With the Dishonest 911 Call

Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 3:06:19 pm
The family of John Crawford (the young black man gunned down in a Walmart store when police were falsely told by a 911 caller that he was pointing a gun at people in the store -- it was a BB gun) is horrified that the grand jury has decided not ...
135 comments | Last comment: Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 6:50:22 am

President Obama Announces Eric Holder's Resignation

Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 1:36:01 pm
https://youtube.com/watch?v=mfNRDKhWV9E
95 comments | Last comment: Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 12:38:37 am

Ferguson PD Hires Public Relations Firm, Releases Apology Video

Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 12:45:53 pm
Vimeo The city government of Ferguson, Missouri, has hired a public relations firm, and they apparently advised Police Chief Tom Jackson to make this video filled with abject apologies.
67 comments | Last comment: Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 7:13:17 pm

Attorney General Eric Holder to Resign, Right Wing Blogs Gloat, Rant

Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 10:17:12 am
President Obama will be announcing at 4:30 pm Eastern time today that Attorney General Eric Holder is resigning. Close friends said Holder had been exhausted by his job at times and had earlier considered leaving several times, especially last summer and fall, when he was facing pillorying from Hill Republicans ...
159 comments | Last comment: Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 3:27:00 pm

In Which Smear Merchant Chuck C. Johnson Threatens to Sue Me

Wed, Sep 24, 2014 at 5:30:38 pm
Any day right wing smear merchant Chuck C. Johnson (who is NOT ME) gets so tweezed that he threatens to sue me has to count as a good day. Today I noticed that he was spewing a whole lot of obviously made-up talking points about Ferguson on Twitter, repeating his ...
283 comments | Last comment: Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 5:37:45 pm

Inexcusable: Ferguson Police Wear Armbands Saying, "I Am Darren Wilson"

Wed, Sep 24, 2014 at 10:46:32 am
Following the unexplained fire yesterday that consumed the impromptu Michael Brown memorial in Ferguson, Missouri, we saw another night of unrest, with some vandalism reported. And today we're learning that some of the police officers in Ferguson last night were wearing armbands that said, "I am Darren Wilson." BREAKING PHOTO: One ...
494 comments | Last comment: Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 5:40:26 am

Pat Robertson Jumps on the "LatteSalute" Right Wing Gravy Train

Wed, Sep 24, 2014 at 10:16:05 am
YouTube The incredibly stupid right wing fake outrage now being called "#LatteSalute" is absolutely everywhere today; the entire Unison Parrots' Chorus is screeching in tune about this idiocy. It's the biggest brainless wingnut uproar since the dreaded Umbrellagate, and now even repellent old crocodile Pat Robertson is jumping on it, somehow ...
29 comments | Last comment: Wed, Sep 24, 2014 at 11:48:31 am