Rachel Maddow Sums Up GOP’s 2016 Predicament In a Single Sentence

THE HUFFINGTON POST VIDEO “Jade Helm 15” is a planned military exercise slated to take place across the Southwest this summer, orchestrated by the Pentagon. But to conspiracy theorists on the far right, it’s the planned takeover of Texas by the federal government. Walmart’s even involved, or so the paranoid fantasy goes, closing five of… More Rachel Maddow Sums Up GOP’s 2016 Predicament In a Single Sentence

GOP Hero: Where Bibi Leads, the GOP Will Follow

The Daily Beast A day before his apparent victory in Israel, the prime minister rejected a two-state solution. Now expect Republicans to follow him—destroying a rare point of unity with Democrats. Yes, it looks like Bibi Netanyahu has a better shot than Bougie Herzog does of forming the next government. There are many moving parts… More GOP Hero: Where Bibi Leads, the GOP Will Follow

Poll: GOP couldn’t live on minimum wage, but still won’t raise it

MSNBC A vast majority of Republicans say they would not be able to live off the current federal minimum wage, but they still don’t support raising it, according to a new poll released Tuesday. The research, conducted by the left-leaning Public Policy Polling, finds 69% of Republicans say they don’t think it’s feasible for them… More Poll: GOP couldn’t live on minimum wage, but still won’t raise it

Former Bush Official Bashes Republicans for Obsessing over Benghazi While Ignoring Cheney’s War Crimes

Forward Progressives It’s no secret that when it comes to the attack in Benghazi, Republicans have done just about everything they possibly can to keep this “story” in the news.  And time and time again their ridiculous conspiracy theories pertaining to the attacks that happened nearly two years ago have been soundly debunked.  Their most… More Former Bush Official Bashes Republicans for Obsessing over Benghazi While Ignoring Cheney’s War Crimes

MUST SEE: Krystal Ball brutally eviscerates the GOP & trashes corporate Dems in one amazing segment

Daily Kos If you watch only one thing today, watch this. Short version: The GOP is a staggering corpse that is fading into irrelevance and the real future is in the fight between pro-corporate Democrats and pro-worker Democrats. But you definitely want to see it for yourself . . . Transcript: Krystal Ball:     “Who… More MUST SEE: Krystal Ball brutally eviscerates the GOP & trashes corporate Dems in one amazing segment

The Daily Show dissects the GOP’s Freudian fixation on Ukraine

The Week “Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar,” Sigmund Freud (possibly) said, poking fun at the idea (he popularized) that everything is based on subliminal, often phallus-based signals. But you can smoke a cigar. Why, Jon Stewart asked on Tuesday night’s Daily Show, are “such serious people in America so seriously sad” about Russia’s invasion… More The Daily Show dissects the GOP’s Freudian fixation on Ukraine

Rubio: Russia Has A ‘Government Of Liars’

Well, well.  It looks like the GOP’s love affair with Putin is over… TPM LiveWire Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) on Sunday warned that the U.S. cannot trust the Russian government to cooperate not that the country has invaded Crimea, Ukraine. “We know that the Russians have basically violated every major treaty they’ve ever entered into.… More Rubio: Russia Has A ‘Government Of Liars’

Four out of five Americans don’t trust GOP

  Wow… MSNBC Just 19% of Americans have confidence in Republicans, while a whopping 80% do not. A new poll that found Americans with serious doubts about all their elected officials, but Republicans scored particularly badly—even with their own voters. Just 36% of self-identified Republican voters say they have faith that their lawmakers will make… More Four out of five Americans don’t trust GOP

CNN Boss Jeff Zucker Calls Out Fox News As a Front For the Republican Party

Probably everyone in the country speculated on this but rarely does a top media insider spill the beans… PoliticusUSA CNN head Jeff Zucker didn’t mince words when talking to the media recently.  Zucker said that Fox News is a front for the GOP and that the Republican Party is being run out of Fox. Jeff… More CNN Boss Jeff Zucker Calls Out Fox News As a Front For the Republican Party

Rachel Maddow – Right-wing rejects Mandela’s hero status

The Raw Story No matter how bad it seems for Democrats right now, said Rachel Maddow on her show Wednesday night, it’s worse for Republicans. In spite of the fact that the Obamacare roll-out was messy, the Republican Party right now is being roiled in an intense internecine civil war that is keeping the party… More Rachel Maddow – Right-wing rejects Mandela’s hero status