There’s gotta be something in the water, or the red dirt or some other anomaly that make some of these “southern gentlemen” say the most batsh*t crazy things! The Raw Story Republican Georgia state Rep. Terry England says that his experience with cows, pigs and chickens has proven to him that women should be forced to have… More Georgia lawmaker compares women to cows and pigs
Does anyone else see what I see regarding the GOP? They are increasingly going batcrap insane. Here’s another example of their extreme sexist (anti-woman) point of view: Right Wing Watch Last week, Rick Santorum explained that he was opposed to any plans by the Pentagon to place women in combat positions, asserting that the “types… More Fischer: Women are Emotionally Unfit for Combat
Jon Stewart is on top of his game with this one! Mediaite On tonight’s Daily Show, Jon Stewart took an artistic approach to dealing with Fox News’ substantial coverage of the controversy (or “controversy,” depending where you’re sitting) surrounding the White House’s inclusion of rapper and actor Common in a poetry event. Stewart kicked things off… More Jon Stewart’s Epic Takedown Of Fox News For Pushing Rapper Common’s W.H. ‘Controversy’
I would agree with Keith Olbermann in this instance… FOK News (Keith Olbermann Blog)
You know, the more I look at the right-wing talking points about President Obama’s role in killing Osama bin Laden, the more I realize that nothing Barack Obama does will make them acknowledge that he is in fact a good president. They would rather give former President George W. Bush full credit than to even utter President… More “Not Bad for a Kenyan Muslim Communist!”
More crazy from the crazies… TPM Muckraker Just when you thought the sad saga of Quran-burning Florida pastor Terry Jones couldn’t get more absurd… According to Southfield, Michigan police, Jones’ .40-caliber handgun fired accidentally as he was leaving a television studio there on Thursday night. This is presumably the same handgun he said he intended… More Quran-Burning Pastor’s Gun Accidentally Goes Off In Michigan
Mediaite In today’s Wall Street Journal, conservative commentator Michael Medved goes after Rush Limbaugh, Sarah Palin, and other conservatives for deploying exaggerated rhetoric and “distasteful” criticism of President Obama, which Medved finds to be “destructive to the conservative cause.” However, what surprisingly seems lost on Medved is that when Limbaugh and Palin truly believe Obama’s policies… More Michael Medved Calls Out Palin, Limbaugh For Alleging Obama Tries To Weaken U.S.
The Daily Beast Obama has slashed one tax dollar for every dollar he’s spent on government programs. Does the president really suffer from what House Speaker John Boehner calls a “spending illness”? Not according to an exclusive Newsweek-Daily Beast estimate of his outlays on new legislation since taking office. • The Newsweek Daily Beast… More The Myth of Obama’s Big Spending
It just amazes me how Limbaugh and his ilk twist words around so that their very gullible listeners hear what they want to hear and that is, that Barack Obama is an other (not like them), or a crook, or a usurper. Now Limbaugh actually goes on to tell his listeners that because of the… More Rush Limbaugh Thinks Obama Is “An Increasingly Lawless President”
Below are some great comments from Politco’s The Arena section about Santorum’s comments… Politico (Backstory) Former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.), who’s contemplating a run for the Republican presidential nomination in 2012, is questioning how President Barack Obama – as an African-American – can support abortion rights. In an interview with CNS News, Santorum argued that a… More Is Santorum right on slavery comparison?