Bachmann: Gaddafi ‘May Be’ Still in Power If I Were President

Crooks & Liars Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann admitted Sunday that Libya may still be under the rule of former dictator Muammar Gaddafi if she had been president instead of Barack Obama. In May, the candidate called the U.S. military action in Libya “a disaster in the making.” “If President Bachmann had been in charge,… More Bachmann: Gaddafi ‘May Be’ Still in Power If I Were President

Rick Perry Goes Birther: After Meeting With Trump, ‘I Don’t Know’ If Obama’s Birth Certificate Is Real

I’m sure Donald Trump told Rick Perry that to get back to the top of the polls, he’d have to embrace birtherism.  After all, Donald trump shot to the top of the polls when he went all over mainstream media touting that meme even before he declared his candidacy! The problem with that is…the hype… More Rick Perry Goes Birther: After Meeting With Trump, ‘I Don’t Know’ If Obama’s Birth Certificate Is Real

Jon Huntsman Slams Republican Candidates

Mario Piperni Jon Huntsman was asked what he thought of the Republican debate in Vegas. I was totally embarrassed- completely embarrassed by the lack of seriousness, the lack of focus on the issues that really matter to the American people- issues about reviving our economy and addressing joblessness were given short shrift. Our role in the world… More Jon Huntsman Slams Republican Candidates

Pat Buchanan Won’t Disavow Idea That Minorities Have Inferior Genes on the Thom Hartmann Show

Herr Pat Buchanan is at it again… Crooks & Liars As we already know, Pat Buchanan has been out there pushing a new book of his Suicide of a Superpower: Will America Survive to 2025? Buchanan showed up on Hannity’s show earlier this week where he was treated to the softball interview I posted about here — Pat… More Pat Buchanan Won’t Disavow Idea That Minorities Have Inferior Genes on the Thom Hartmann Show

Iraq By The Numbers: The World’s Costliest Cakewalk

That was an extremely expensive “cakewalk” in terms of lives lost and dollars… Think Progress The Obama administration’s announcement of a withdrawal of all U.S. forces from Iraq by the end of the year offers the possibility of a definitive conclusion for the U.S. military’s involvement in Iraq. But while the return of all U.S.… More Iraq By The Numbers: The World’s Costliest Cakewalk

Bill Maher: OWS protesters ‘don’t want free love, they want paid employment’

Raw Story On Friday’s “New Rules” segment, Bill Maher informed Republicans that it’s time to stop calling the “Occupy Wall Street” protesters “hippies”. “Woodstock was 42 years ago,” he says. Maher visited Occupy DC and says that contrary to what some people might expect, no one offered him “a single marijuana cigarette”, which he found… More Bill Maher: OWS protesters ‘don’t want free love, they want paid employment’

Politico’s The week in one-liners: Clinton, Biden, Cain

    The week’s top quotes in politics … “Don’t screw around with me.” — Vice President Joe Biden getting heated  with a reporter on Wednesday. “Wow.” — Secretary of State Hillary Clinton upon learning that Muammar Qadhafi had been killed. “I’m running for office, for Pete’s sake. I can’t have illegals.” — Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney talking about his lawn care workers… More Politico’s The week in one-liners: Clinton, Biden, Cain