More GOP Lawmakers Hop On Bandwagon To Smear $20 Billion Escrow Fund As ‘Chicago Style Shakedown’

  I wonder if the GOP actually know how foolish they look and sound with their effort to smear the POTUS at every turn?  Think Progress Last night, the Republican Study Committee (RSC), the largest caucus of Republican House members, fired off a statement declaring that the $20 billion dollar negotiated by BP and the… More More GOP Lawmakers Hop On Bandwagon To Smear $20 Billion Escrow Fund As ‘Chicago Style Shakedown’

Right-wing media attack Obama over “unambiguously … strong” jobs report

I honestly believe that when it comes to this president, and/or the Democratic party, the right-wing fear mongers will never accept “good news”.  They will always paint the worst case scenario on blatantly obvious “good news”.  It never fails… Media Matters: Right-wing media have highlighted April’s increase in unemployment to attack President Obama’s economic policies.… More Right-wing media attack Obama over “unambiguously … strong” jobs report

BP Oil Spill, NYC Terror Plot: Limbaugh & Co. Go Nuts

Politics Daily – David Corn Remember during the George W. Bush administration when a former Clinton official appeared on “Hardball,” stated that President Bush had allowed 9/11 to happen for political gain, and Chris Matthews nodded along in agreement? Of course, you don’t. Because that never happened. But this week former (and disgraced) FEMA chief… More BP Oil Spill, NYC Terror Plot: Limbaugh & Co. Go Nuts

Obama’s Dilemma With The Radical Right And Free Speech

Seen on another blog: It is the fault of law enforcement, and eventually administration officials that this sort of thing is allowed to propagate. This BS will eventually inflame and motivate some wacko to attempt something. Can you imagine this going on for long under the previous administration? That poor sap that made the “burning… More Obama’s Dilemma With The Radical Right And Free Speech

Fox News, The GOP, Frank Luntz, et al, And The “Dumbing Down” Of America – An Analysis

  If one were to connect the dots on why over 50% of Republicans believe that Barack Obama is a “usurper” and should be impeached; or why over 50% of Republicans feel that Barack Obama was not born in this country; or even why they believe the President is a racist, in my opinion, all roads… More Fox News, The GOP, Frank Luntz, et al, And The “Dumbing Down” Of America – An Analysis

First Daughters get H1N1 Vaccine! What Will That Do To The Fear Mongering Talking Points of the Right Wing Nuttery?

The right wing nuts who claimed that there MUST be something wrong with the H1N1 flu shot because Sasha and Malia have not had their shot will have to find a new talking point against the vaccine: CNN Political Ticker First daughters Malia and Sasha Obama were vaccinated last week against the H1N1 flu virus,… More First Daughters get H1N1 Vaccine! What Will That Do To The Fear Mongering Talking Points of the Right Wing Nuttery?

Fake Obama Thesis Story Goes Viral, Because Of Stupidity

First there was the “whitey tape” which would have allegedly confirmed that  Michelle Obama was an angry Black militant.   Larry Johnson, ex-CIA analyst and currently a security consultant,  initiated the rumor about the tape.   The rumor spread all over the internet and on to mainstream media.   That tape was never produced  as David Weigel wrote back in May of… More Fake Obama Thesis Story Goes Viral, Because Of Stupidity

Media Matters: Conservative media increasingly preach rhetoric of violence, revolution

Let me put this into perspective.  Of all the talk radio programs on the air today, NINETY-ONE per cent are Conservative talk programs.  They are saying the things that Fox News cannot or will not take the chance in saying.  That is a huge amount of ‘like minded ideaologues” listening to the hate-filled venom spewed… More Media Matters: Conservative media increasingly preach rhetoric of violence, revolution