House Republican ready to ‘defund the EPA’

H/t: Maddow commenter #1: When House Republicans gather …Remind you of anything? “But I don’t want to go among mad people,” Alice remarked. “Oh, you can’t help that,” said the Cat: “we’re all mad here. I’m mad. You’re mad.” “How do you know I’m mad?” said Alice. “You must be,” said the Cat, or you… More House Republican ready to ‘defund the EPA’

Marco Rubio’s Epic Fail as the Aspiring Hero of 2016

PoliticusUSA “What the GOP will never learn – Tea Party to establishment – is that smiling while giving the finger to the American [people] doesn’t change the message and I think we all get the GOP’s message in giving us Marco Rubio.” It hasn’t been a good week for Republican Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL). First,… More Marco Rubio’s Epic Fail as the Aspiring Hero of 2016

Republican Desperation Grows as Benghazi Backfires and Scandal Talk Fizzles

This will not deter the right-wing Obama Conspiracy factory. They will find ways to continue to blame Obama for the Benghazi attack on September 11, 2012. Their attack on Ambassador Susan Rice fizzled after General Patraeus’ closed testimony at the Capitol yesterday.  Patraeus confirmed that Ambassador Rice was given a CIA-revised version of events in… More Republican Desperation Grows as Benghazi Backfires and Scandal Talk Fizzles

Bill Maher Wants To Know: ‘Who The F@#k Is Saul Alinsky?’

I saw this week’s Bill Maher Show and it was rather disappointing because Bill’s two right-wing guests dominated the show. I specifically watched to see political commentator and host Martin Bashir who’s afternoon show on MSNBC is my number one DVR priority for that time slot.  However, Mr. Bashir hardly got a word in because of… More Bill Maher Wants To Know: ‘Who The F@#k Is Saul Alinsky?’

Rep. Rohrabacher Suggests White People Will ‘Lose Our Freedom’ If The DREAM Act Passes

One of the many “crazies” in the GOP rank and file on the Hill… Think Progress In their efforts to bring down the DREAM Act, which would give children of undocumented immigrants who complete college or volunteer for the military a path to citizenship, conservatives have been smearing the bill as “backdoor amnesty” for undocumented immigrants and… More Rep. Rohrabacher Suggests White People Will ‘Lose Our Freedom’ If The DREAM Act Passes

Bush and Conservative Criticism of a Clueless President

  This particular post epitomizes why I think Mario Piperni is a smart, funny and quite intuitive blogger as well as a prolific and talented illustrator… Mario Piperni I found this tweet by Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher amusing. Bush not class act, destroyed GOP, jailed Ramos & Compean, left us bailouts, gave more power to fed gov… More Bush and Conservative Criticism of a Clueless President