Muslim denied spot with Florida county’s Republican Party

In my opinion, Teabaggers are not nice people… McClatchey Islam and tea party activism clashed at a raucous meeting Monday night when a group of Broward County Republicans blocked a Muslim activist as a member of the party’s executive committee. Republicans, who changed their rules to publicly vet Nezar Hamze and then vote on his… More Muslim denied spot with Florida county’s Republican Party

Tea party turns on tea party hero Rep. Allen West

The teabaggers are not very happy with Rep. Allen West because he voted to raise the debt ceiling.   Daily Kos Teabaggers are so fickle: One-time Tea Party hero Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) will meet with a local Florida Tea Party group today to discuss why he voted to increase the debt ceiling earlier this month,… More Tea party turns on tea party hero Rep. Allen West

Are Right-Wing Libertarian Internet Trolls Getting Paid to Dumb Down Online Conversations?

I don’t know if their getting paid, but I do know there are a lot of them on  internet forums… AlterNet There are daily attempts to control and influence content in the interests of the state and corporations: attempts in which money talks. They are the online equivalent of enclosure riots: the rick-burning, fence-toppling protests by… More Are Right-Wing Libertarian Internet Trolls Getting Paid to Dumb Down Online Conversations?

Tea Party Nation President Doesn’t Deny He Thinks Restricting Voting To Property Owners Is A ‘Wise Idea’

Sigh… Think Progress On Tuesday, ThinkProgress reported that Tea Party Nation president Judson Phillips said on the official Tea Party Nation radio show two weeks ago that he thinks that “it makes a lot of sense” to restrict voting rights only to property owners. Yesterday, Phillips sent out an e-mail responding to ThinkProgress’ reporting. While… More Tea Party Nation President Doesn’t Deny He Thinks Restricting Voting To Property Owners Is A ‘Wise Idea’

Rand Paul-Supporting Head-Stomper Charged With Assault

This post has been revised.  Initially, I wrote something about Rand Paul supporting the “head-stomper”.  That was an error. My over-zealous reaction to the above headline was an error.  New York Magazine Tim Profitt, the Kentucky man and since-dropped Rand Paul campaign coordinator videotaped stomping on a Paul protester’s head last week, has been charged with… More Rand Paul-Supporting Head-Stomper Charged With Assault

Eight False Things The Public “Knows” Prior To Election Day – Reality Check (Redux)

Campaign For America’s Future Here are eight of the biggest myths that are out there that Tea Partiers and the GOP (one in the same, actually…) are spreading: 1) President Obama tripled the deficit. Reality: Bush’s last budget had a $1.416 trillion deficit. Obama’s first budget reduced that to $1.29 trillion. 2) President Obama raised… More Eight False Things The Public “Knows” Prior To Election Day – Reality Check (Redux)

Tea Party Nation: Vote Out Rep. Keith Ellison Because He’s Muslim And ‘Supports’ Terrorists

This is absolutely absurd.  Instead of checking out Rep. Ellison’s record, the teabaggers are once again playing the Islamaphobia card.  Ellison is an excellent politician and represents his district well. Think Progress The fringe tea party group Tea Party Nation sent out an email to its supporters over the weekend urging them to support Republican House candidate… More Tea Party Nation: Vote Out Rep. Keith Ellison Because He’s Muslim And ‘Supports’ Terrorists

GOP Candidate Ken Buck: ‘I Disagree Strongly With The Concept Of Separation Of Church And State’ (VIDEO)

Let me get this straight…The Teabaggers believe in The Constititution, unless it contains something they aren’t in agreement with.  Hmmm… Huffington Post Colorado Republican Senate candidate and Tea Party favorite Ken Buck last year said he “strongly” disagrees with one of the bedrock principles of American society: the separation of church and state. “I disagree strongly… More GOP Candidate Ken Buck: ‘I Disagree Strongly With The Concept Of Separation Of Church And State’ (VIDEO)

Angle Campaign Used Decoy To Duck Press: Nevada Reporters

Why won’t “Tea Partiers” answer questions from the press?  What are they afraid of? Huffington Post Nevada Republican Senate candidate Sharron Angle used a decoy to dodge members of the press at an event on Monday, a reporter on the scene tells the Huffington Post. The Tea Party-backed pol, who has avoided public appearances since… More Angle Campaign Used Decoy To Duck Press: Nevada Reporters