Ousted GOP Congressman: I Refused To Call Obama ‘A Socialist’ And I Lost

We reported on this in an earlier post.  Rep. Inglis’ story bares repeating and updating: Huffington Post Rep. Bob Inglis (R-S.C.) says he knows firsthand the risky business of refusing to call President Obama a “socialist” from his primary election defeat earlier this summer. Inglis was quoted reflecting back on his loss by the New… More Ousted GOP Congressman: I Refused To Call Obama ‘A Socialist’ And I Lost

Todd S. Purdum Asks, Can Washington Be Fixed?

What caught my eye in this article was the updated Gulliver’s Travels graphic.  Then…I read the article! Vanity Fair What’s the matter with Washington? In a remarkably detailed and nuanced 10,000-word article, Vanity Fair national editor Todd Purdum attempts to answer that question. Using history as his backdrop, Purdum spends a day inside the West… More Todd S. Purdum Asks, Can Washington Be Fixed?

FL GOP candidate McCollum: ‘I really do not think that we should have homosexuals guiding our children.’

Is it me or can anyone else see the utter hatred and hypocrisy coming from the “right-wing” on this issue?  Mind you, THIS is the guy who  paid George ‘Rentboy’ Rekers $87,000 to Be Star Witness for State’s Gay Adoption Ban!  Florida taxpayer dollars were used to compensate George Alan Rekers, the “ex-gay” activist caught recently returning from vacation… More FL GOP candidate McCollum: ‘I really do not think that we should have homosexuals guiding our children.’

Palin isn’t ‘dismissive’ of the MSM, it’s all part of her, and the GOP’s, long-term plot

John Aravosis of America Blog  exposes Sarah Palin perfectly! AMERICAblog Palin isn’t dismissive of the traditional media. She’s an idiot, and she knows it. And the only way she can get around constantly being called out for being wrong, and making up fake words (and thinking they’re actually real words), is by going after the gate-keepers.… More Palin isn’t ‘dismissive’ of the MSM, it’s all part of her, and the GOP’s, long-term plot

Gingrich Admits To Cheating On Wife While Touting Family Values During Clinton Impeachment

Newt Gingrich’s hypocrisy has finally been exposed for all to see and hear.  I suspect, however, that he was advised to do so by his political “handlers” if he wants to make a serious effort to run for the presidency in 2012. Crooks & Liars: That settles it: Newt’s made up his mind to run… More Gingrich Admits To Cheating On Wife While Touting Family Values During Clinton Impeachment

Cancer Patients Relapsing Because They Can’t Afford Deductibles On Their Life-Saving Medication

So, the right-wing and the “well off” hate the Obama Health Care plan.  I wonder if they’d change their minds if they were to read the following article over at Crooks & Liars? While politicians play games, people live with the economic fallout of their cowardice. Because this was a predictable problem, and the health… More Cancer Patients Relapsing Because They Can’t Afford Deductibles On Their Life-Saving Medication