FEC Commissioner Helped RNC Conceal Role in 2004 Vote Suppression

  This news is huge but will never really see the light of day in the mainstream media.  For some reason, the MSM and the American people have turned a deaf ear on the vote suppression accusations of 2000 and 2004. In fact very few liberal or conservative bloggers ever made a big deal about… More FEC Commissioner Helped RNC Conceal Role in 2004 Vote Suppression

How Did It Happen? How Did So Many Republicans End Up Believing Falsehoods About Obama?

First things first.  Please look at  this Media Matters compilation of right-wing talking points over the past year about Barack Obama: Media Matters Research: A Harris poll released on March 24 found that a majority of Republican respondents believe that President Obama “is a socialist,” “wants to take away Americans’ right to own guns,” “is… More How Did It Happen? How Did So Many Republicans End Up Believing Falsehoods About Obama?

So Now Palin Tells Teabaggers To Stop Cars With Obama Stickers…

  OMG! Sarah Palin is not a very nice person.  I’m sure Palin knows about the horrific incident that happened to a man and his 10 year old daughter recently…because he had an Obama sticker on the back of his vehicle.  Although her message about stopping the cars with Obama bumper stickers sounds benign, I’m actually not sure… More So Now Palin Tells Teabaggers To Stop Cars With Obama Stickers…

Tea Partiers & Conservatives: Where Were You For Eight Years Of Atrocities During The Bush Administration?

  I saw this somewhere and decided to repost it.  It’s actually a set of questions  that many progressives have been asking pundits, right-wingers, tea partiers and more,  for some time now.  The author is unknown, but should be commended for compiling this. You didn’t get mad when the Supreme Court stopped a legal recount and… More Tea Partiers & Conservatives: Where Were You For Eight Years Of Atrocities During The Bush Administration?

What Are The Tea Partiers REALLY Trying To Tell Us?

Sometimes I get so angry at the vitriol and anger coming from “teabaggers”.   In retrospect though, I feel I must remember that they are all Americans and have a point of view that needs to be heard.  I think the problem I am having is the negative actions of race baiting, name calling, hatred for… More What Are The Tea Partiers REALLY Trying To Tell Us?

McCain Reacts To Obama’s Recess Appointments

I remember the outrage from the left  when George W. Bush “recess-appointed” John Bolton as UN Ambassador because Bush knew he wouldn’t be able to get Bolton confirmed by the Senate.  Conversely, the right had a different take on recess appointments back then.  Let’s look back at Sen. McCain’s reaction then: July 26, 2005: WASHINGTON… More McCain Reacts To Obama’s Recess Appointments

March Madness? Road Rage Over Obama Sticker

I shouldn’t be surprised about this story.  A few months after President Obama was in office, my daughter-in-law removed the Obama stickers off of her car, my car and my son’s car.  (We live in the south.)  She was fearful that the sticker might prompt an angry anti-Obama conservative to harm us in some way.  The teabagger rage had not yet… More March Madness? Road Rage Over Obama Sticker

GOP Leaders Say That Dems Are Fanning The Violent Rhetoric…Huh?

VIDEO: The Extreme, Violent Rhetoric Of GOP Lawmakers Yesterday, House Minority Whip Eric Cantor (R-VA) falsely charged that his office was “directly threatened” in a gun attack. Cantor used the incident to provide partisan cover to his unruly GOP colleagues, who have been pandering to tea party activists with increasingly unhinged and extreme rhetoric. Last weekend,… More GOP Leaders Say That Dems Are Fanning The Violent Rhetoric…Huh?