Congressman Suggests Obama ‘Signaled’ To Terrorists That It Was Okay To Capture Foley

“Franks is just throwing red meat to his base of Obama-haters. This has nothing to do with logic, sense, or critical thinking skills.” ~ Comment section of TP Think Progress On Friday, a Republican congressman implied that the Obama administration’s decision to swap five Taliban officials for the release of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl without… More Congressman Suggests Obama ‘Signaled’ To Terrorists That It Was Okay To Capture Foley

Michael Burgess: I Oppose Abortion Because Male Fetuses Masturbate

I promise you I’m not making this stuff up… The Huffington Post Rep. Michael Burgess (R-Texas) said Monday that abortion should be banned as early as 15 weeks after conception because he has witnessed male fetuses masturbate at that stage. RH Reality Check first reported Burgess’ comments, which came during a late-night House Rules Committee hearing on… More Michael Burgess: I Oppose Abortion Because Male Fetuses Masturbate

Lawrence O’Donnell Heatedly Clashes With Trent Franks About Gun Control, Loughner (VIDEO)

Lawrence O’Donnell really hates it when a guest doesn’t give a straight answer… Huffington Post A furious Lawrence O’Donnell clashed with Arizona Republican Congressman Trent Franks on his Tuesday show about gun control and the Arizona shooting. O’Donnell was clearly incensed that Jared Loughner, the alleged shooter, was legally allowed to put so many bullets… More Lawrence O’Donnell Heatedly Clashes With Trent Franks About Gun Control, Loughner (VIDEO)

Rep. Trent Franks tries to bury his own right wing vitrolic behavior on CNN

Crooks & Liars Rep Trent Franks of Arizona made the rounds on the Sunday talk show circuit today and he did his best to make believe he’s really a very civil guy. The right is frantically trying to silence the criticism of the over the top rhetoric and violent activities during president Obama’s brief time in… More Rep. Trent Franks tries to bury his own right wing vitrolic behavior on CNN