I’m going to refrain from commenting on this at the moment, for obvious reasons. Maintaining some semblance of objectivity, when reporting on a blog is important to me. I will have a commentary post sometime this week-end. Think Progress Earlier this week, rodeo clown Glenn Beck became incensed when he learned that journalist Joe McGuinniss… More Think Progress » Days after saying ‘leave peoples’ families alone,’ Beck attacks Malia Obama’s intelligence.
“Sorting out the crazies…” The Huffington Post It’s not too often that our minds are blown this badly and this early in the day. A Washington Post article pointed us to the Republican party’s new forum-based website called America Speaking Out. The site allows users, regardless of political affiliation, to post their own ideas “for… More GOP Website Brings Out The Crazy: The Funniest Quotes From ‘America Speaking Out’
It’s hard not to notice the blatant assault on minorities, non-Christian religions and sexual preference. It seems that it’s ok to attack certain groups with impunity these days. I personally think its a direct assault on the nation voting in it’s first “minority” president. Of all the fowl-mouth, lowlife creeps who utter some of the most vile things… More Tea Party Leader Defames Islam In The Meanest And Most Vile Way
I know this sort of talk from lawmakers, televangelists and just plain crazies across the country should not alarm me at this point, but it still does. I still have to wonder what color is the sky on their planet? Talking Points Memo: On Saturday, Gov. Rick Perry (R-TX) and several other elected officials boosted… More Texas lawmaker: Obama is ‘God’s punishment on us.’
In a word: yes! The push for an ultra conservative GOP has, in my opinion gone beyond the pale. The Atlantic: Serious thinkers on the right have finally gotten around to a full and open debate on the epistemic closure problem that’s plaguing the conservative movement. The issue, to put it in terms that even… More Have Conservatives Gone Mad?
I’m too disgusted with those Tea Partiers who swore up and down that their protests were solely about “government spending and taxation”, yet now in the final hours of the health care reform battle, their true colors surface. Most Americans knew what this was about anyway. The media never really covered the “racist” aspect of the Tea party movement. They were… More Oliver Willis, Talking Points Memo: Racial Slurs Hurled At Lawmakers
Keith discusses the new propaganda blitz by neo-cons about a picture of President Obama with his feet on the desk – but what about Bush & Ford et al?? From Countdown, MSNBC & msnbc.com….
It’s not just the GOP hypocrisy that is blatant and for the most part unchallenged by the weak-kneed media and opposition party. It’s Sarah Palin’s ridiculous hypocrisy which she displays for her dumbed down, brain-dead supporters. They can’t see the glaring duplicity of going after Rham Emanuel (who, by the way, apologized to the Dems that… More Palin attacks Family Guy’s ‘satire’ after excusing Limbaugh’s
This is absolutely incredible. “Pastor” James Manning, an ex-con and self-styled “preacher” has been around for a while. He first began to get notice when he started making videos deriding Barack Obama, stating that “Barack Obama is nothing more than a ‘long-legged mack daddy’ “. He has also promoted the likes of Larry Sinclair, another ex-felon and… More Whacked Out “Pastor” Advocates Violence Against President Obama
I remember about twenty years ago, Rush Limbaugh had a short lived television show. I honestly forget what the format was but I believe it was about “pop culture”. The one thing that stood out to me was the stuffed gorilla he had on his desk. The gorrilla always faced the camera. At that time,… More Documenting Rush Limbaugh’s Racist Statements