Scalia Says Constitution Does Not Prevent Gender Discrimination

I’ve often wondered about Justice Antonin Scalia’s political and legal stances for a while now.  This is just one more in a long line of questionable statements or opinions he has rendered. Think Progress Speaking to a law school audience in San Francisco last Friday, Justice Antonin Scalia expressed some strange views about the Constitution and gender… More Scalia Says Constitution Does Not Prevent Gender Discrimination

Bill Clinton: Listen to the tea party

Well, Mr. President, I’ve tried to “hear” what the Tea party crowd is trying to say, but the message is entangled with so much racist, homophobic and xenophobic rhetoric, that it’s not easy to comprehend their “real intent”, IF there is one outside of those dubious but prominent messages. Politico Former President Bill Clinton is advising… More Bill Clinton: Listen to the tea party

Glenn Beck Mocks Michelle Obama At Right Nation Event In Chicago Suburb

So much for keeping the families out of his diatribes against Obama… Right Nation 2010 came to Hoffman Estates this weekend, bringing Glenn Beck, Andrew Breitbart and about 300 anti-Beck protesters to the Chicago suburb. Speakers at the event, which was meant to unify Tea Partiers, Republicans, Independents and other conservatives in a “massive rally for… More Glenn Beck Mocks Michelle Obama At Right Nation Event In Chicago Suburb

O’Donnell Aide: Obama’s a Secret Muslim

Here we go again… Mother Jones – David Corn In a 2009 article, an aide to the tea party’s latest darling contended that the president has spent 20 years creating an I’m-a-Christian cover story. Mon Sep. 20, 2010 3:00 AM PDT Christine O’Donnell, the 41-year-old tea party darling who won the Republican Senate primary in Delaware,… More O’Donnell Aide: Obama’s a Secret Muslim

A Tale of Two Sisters

I find this quite interesting… Mother Jones – By David Corn and Suzy Khimm Tea party/Christian right Senate candidate Christine O’Donnell has long decried homosexuality; her sister Jennie supports gay rights and says she lives with a girlfriend. Imagine the family dinners: two sisters, one running for Senate as an anti-gay Christian conservative, the other an… More A Tale of Two Sisters

Midterms 2010: What you need to know

The Washington Post has put out a handy guide to the mid-term elections, which I have reproduced here.   The Washington Post     Click to download the print version  Which party will win control of the House and Senate in November? Republicans have the momentum heading into the post-Labor Day crunch, as the GOP has neutralized Democratic… More Midterms 2010: What you need to know

Bill Clinton: Gingrich is just doing his ‘schtick’

That’s one thing about former President Bill Clinton, he tells it like he sees it: The Washington Post Sunday Rundown: A quick wrap-up of the Sunday talk shows. NBC: MEET THE PRESS – Powell not sure if U.S. is winning in Afghanistan Former Secretary of State Colin Powell said the tea party movement is “fascinating”… More Bill Clinton: Gingrich is just doing his ‘schtick’

Monday Morning Roundup

Does Christine O’Donnell think homosexuality is an identity disorder? This passage from a 2006 profile of Christine O’Donnell in Delaware’s Wilmington New.. From the Vault … Al Franken vs Christine O’Donnell on the Maher show. Christine O’Donnell – Bill Mahe.. Random Thought Exactly why is anything Newt Gingrich says newsworthy? Right-wing media attack Michelle Obama… More Monday Morning Roundup