The Onion, Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart are masters of satire. This time it was The Onion’s turn at getting a massive amount of publicity for one of their articles…but wait! Everyone knows The Onion is a satirical website, don’t they? The Huffington Post The Onion Unleashes Deadly Satirical Attack On Washington Via Twitter Washington, D.C., was the… More Beltway Media Slain By Satire
Huffington Post Kevin Drum aptly notes that over at YouGov, they’ve done up a chart that essentially explains “all of modern politics.” It definitely explains why the “debt ceiling debate” has proceeded the way it has. Per YouGov: Americans are fairly evenly divided on the question of compromising in order to get things down, but… More Explaining The Debt Ceiling Debate
Has Virginia Attorney General, Ken Cuccinelli taken leave of his senses? Well, one would have to assume that he had some sense in the first place. Huffington Post – Jason Linkins I’m really not sure if this is an example of a bit of tweet-snark gone terribly awry, or maybe an account that’s been hacked, but Virginia Attorney… More Ken Cuccinelli Wants To Be One Of Bin Laden’s 72 Virgins, For Some Reason
I’m still stunned and speechless over Donald Trump’s chest thumping response to the President literally caving in to this clown and the people that believed him when he said that there were questions about the President’s birthplace. The Huffington Post’s Jason Linkins and The Onion’s Baratunde Thurston seem to channel my thoughts on the matter… Huffington… More Donald Trump Should Receive The Same Scrutiny He Sought For Barack Obama
When will the mainstream media get it? Anything that comes from “Project Veritas” and James O’Keefe is manipulated, edited and contrived. Huffington Post Last week, a Project Veritas “sting” operation directed at National Public Radio cost some NPR executives their jobs. Beginning with Senior Vice President for Fundraising Ron Schiller, who was depicted on tape… More NPR Sting Video Edited Out Of Context
This is too good to believe… Huffington Post Here’s something for your “can this possibly be for real” file this morning. Over at the Buffalo Beast — the former print alt-weekly turned online newspaper founded by onetime editor Matt Taibbi, typically best known for its annual list of “The 50 Most Loathsome Americans” — there… More Walker Gets Punked!
I really don’t like these people. The smoke and mirror games and double-speak being thrusted upon the American people is shameful and reckless. Their top priority is not the American people who elected them into office. Their top priority is big oil, big pharma and the insurance companies. In short, big business is their only interest. To… More What’s Behind The Drive To Redefine Rape In New And Insane Ways?
Regardless of where one stands on the abortion issue, the fact is, Planned Parenthood was smart to contact the FBI because of the following incidents… Huffington Post – Jason Linkins One story I missed in yesterday’s State Of The Union hullabaloo was this item from Rachel Slajda over at TPM. It seems that in recent weeks, a… More Planned Parenthood Calls In The FBI After Series Of O’Keefe-Like Encounters
Ron Paul lays out his own basic libertarian principles as the reason for defending WikiLeaks… Huffington Post – Jason Linkins In the wake of the recent WikiLeaks document dump, Representative Ron Paul (R-Texas), the self-styled libertarian crusader who’s spent the past half-decade building up a massive grassroots following, has emerged as a principal voice in support of… More Ron Paul Defends WikiLeaks On House Floor (VIDEO)
One has to wonder why the RNC kept Michael Steel on so long. Could it be that he has a bunch of dirt on his GOP colleagues? We’ll see… Huffington Post – Jason Linkins Michael Steele’s tenure as the chairman of the Republican National Committee has been primarily marked by gaffes and financial mismanagement and scandal… More Michael Steele To End RNC Tenure With One Last Demonstration Of Incompetence