The Week In One Liners – Top Political Quotes

Politico The week’s top 10 best quotes in politics:  “My palm isn’t large enough to write all my notes down on what this tax increase will result in.” — Sarah Palin, talking taxes (and her love of hand notes) on “Fox News Sunday.” “I got played.” — Bristol Palin, explaining why she cut off her engagement with… More The Week In One Liners – Top Political Quotes

The GOP’s constitution problem

Think Progress’s Ian Millhiser details the astounding number of issues the Republican party has with the constitution. REPEALING CITIZENSHIP: Numerous GOP lawmakers, including their Senate leader and the most-recent Republican candidate for president, are lining up behind a “review” of the 14th Amendment’s grant of citizenship to virtually all persons born within the United States…. REPEALING… More The GOP’s constitution problem

Conservatives Go After Judges Who Rule In Favor Of Marriage Equality

Using their well used “mob mentality” to quash dissent from their ideology, conservatives will once again go after judges who they feel are pro-marriage equality. I wonder if these folks realize that their actions are against everything this country stands for.  The Constitution of The United States tells us that ALL people are created equal,… More Conservatives Go After Judges Who Rule In Favor Of Marriage Equality

Ground Zero Mosque Opponents Must Not Have Heard About Muslims At The Pentagon

Salon has an article entitled Why Did No One Object To The “Pentagon Mosque“?  Jason Linkins, taking his cue from that article, writes a pretty good op-ed on the subject.  Huffington Post – Jason Linkins One of the best ways of demonstrating that the frantic slavering over “Ground Zero mosques” is nothing but a ridiculous display of… More Ground Zero Mosque Opponents Must Not Have Heard About Muslims At The Pentagon

Rush Limbaugh: Media Giving Michelle Obama Vacation Pass Because Of ‘Slave Past’

This man is insane.  The First Lady takes a trip during the usual August recess and the media has a hissy fit.  This is not the first time this has happened.  Noted historian,  Doris Kearns Goodwin spoke about it on Rick’s List this afternoon.   She said that people complained about Jackie Kennedy, GH Bush 41, Reagan… More Rush Limbaugh: Media Giving Michelle Obama Vacation Pass Because Of ‘Slave Past’