When Stupid People Don’t Know They’re Stupid

Ring of Fire – Mike Papantonio [Ring of Fire] has been discussing the dangers of Glenn Beck’s incendiary rhetoric for years on Ring of Fire, but in the last year, his actions have been taken to a whole new level. And with his recent Tea Party rally in Washington, it became clear that Beck isn’t the only… More When Stupid People Don’t Know They’re Stupid

Former Sen. Al D’Amato To GOP Guest: “Shut Up, I Listened To Your Racist Bullsh*t”

Former NY Senator Alphonse D’Amato is a Republican.  However, keep in mind that when D’Amato was in office, defining a republican back then is like defining a moderate today… Mediaite Things got a little heated on FBN’s Money Rocks last night while talking about the post office. After GOP strategist Jack Burkman suggested the government organization consisted… More Former Sen. Al D’Amato To GOP Guest: “Shut Up, I Listened To Your Racist Bullsh*t”

Huckabee Opposes Insurance For People With Pre-Existing Conditions

 So much for Christian compassion and the age old Christian concept of “Faith, Hope and Charity”.  It seems the ultra Conservative Christian “Reich” feel that the above tenets are not a requisite to be a member of their version of “Christianity.  Every now and then I have to repeat Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi words:  I like your Christ, I… More Huckabee Opposes Insurance For People With Pre-Existing Conditions

Bayh Argues Bush Tax Cuts For The Rich Should Take Priority Over ‘Fairness And Things Like That’

“…over fairness and things like that…” WTF??  The GOP and the Dem Blue Dogs like Evan Bayh have lost their seriously deranged minds even more! Think Progress Yesterday, the Census Bureau released a report showing that one in seven Americans is currently living in poverty, and that the median income decreased by nearly five percent… More Bayh Argues Bush Tax Cuts For The Rich Should Take Priority Over ‘Fairness And Things Like That’

After Delaware, G.O.P. Senate Takeover Appears Much Less Likely

Five Thirty Eight – Nate Silver Republicans, who are modest favorites to take over the House from Democrats, still have a chance to do the same in the United States Senate. But their odds have dropped significantly: from a 26 percent chance last week to 15 percent today, according to the FiveThirtyEight forecasting model. The… More After Delaware, G.O.P. Senate Takeover Appears Much Less Likely

What Democrats want Barack Obama to say

I think that during the 2007/8 campaign season, Barack Obama and his supporters were rather idealistic and frankly, rather myopic to the muck and mire of Washington politics. Obama talked a good game about cleaning up Washington and having an open and transparent government.  However, the reality of being the President of the United States hit… More What Democrats want Barack Obama to say

TPM’s Top Ten Quotes From Christine O’Donnell, The Woman Who’s Against Everything

This woman is a “fry short of a Happy Meal”… TPM Muckraker In 2004, Christine O’Donnell explained to a reporter for the News Journal in Delaware that, “I’m a conservative woman, but many conservative men really are chauvinistic.” That’s something many women — especially Sarah Palin’s Mama Grizzlies — might understand. But a closer look at… More TPM’s Top Ten Quotes From Christine O’Donnell, The Woman Who’s Against Everything

The Nevada dogfight: Reid blasts Angle as “crazy”

The Plum Line This new ad from Harry Reid, hitting back at an earlier spot from Sharron Angle blasting him over immigration, is the clearest indication yet of what a brutal dogfight the Nevada Senate race has become: Reid’s ad is a response to the Angle spot earlier this week that declared Reid “the best friend… More The Nevada dogfight: Reid blasts Angle as “crazy”