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Here are early reactions of would-be Republican presidential candidates to the announcement of Hillary Clinton's candidacy. Substantive? Not exactly. Echo chamber? Pretty much. Damaging to our ...
by elenacarlena
Comment Count 97 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 05:58 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
No matter how many times McCain is wrong, he ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 243 comments on Sat Aug 30, 2014 at 07:03 AM PDT with 84 Recommends
Facebook has been a forest of assertions and denunciations this week. Maybe it’s the company I keep, but almost everyone is posting links at an accelerated rate, and the subject of this battle of ...
by arlenegoldbard
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Jul 28, 2014 at 07:30 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Americans have a sense that the enemy of America is some entity that exists outside the USA. During the Cold War, the Soviet Union was the enemy. With the ending of the Cold War, the enemy was no ...
by melshim
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Jul 22, 2014 at 05:57 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Senator Lindsay Graham appeared on CNN and said the following about President Obama and Iraq. "Stubborn-headed, delusional, detached president," [Graham] said. "Get into the game, Mr. President. ...
by bhfrik
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Jun 15, 2014 at 10:00 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Following up on this fantastic Joan McCarter DailyKos post about Harry Reid’s pointing out Lindsay Graham’s endorsing the idea of amnesty for illegal immigrants , we should all now pitch in to ...
by Pragmatus
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Jun 12, 2014 at 06:31 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
In the race to unseat Sen. Lindsey Graham, South Carolina Democratic Party endorsed Brad Hutto (L) over newcomer Jay Stamper (R) for the June 10 primary. In a May 28 meeting of its executive ...
by regroce
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed May 28, 2014 at 07:09 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Comcast's biggest reason it's citing to approve its $45.2 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable (TWC) is that the two companies don't compete against each other.
by akadjian
Comment Count 125 comments on Fri Apr 11, 2014 at 06:00 AM PDT with 127 Recommends
“You know how much your mother likes us to come to dinner with her and her friends.” “Didn’t we . . .? “We didn’t,” Rona said. “At least not this year. Last winter once or twice ...
by zwerlst
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Mar 12, 2014 at 08:31 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Originally posted at Fair and Unbalanced "Is Atticus Finch's courage only virtuous because we all end up liking and believing in Tom Robinson?" -- Prof. Lawrence Marshall The popular version of ...
by Lovechilde
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Mar 06, 2014 at 01:51 PM PST with 5 Recommends
First, State of the Union insanity from the Republicans: Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) gave the official GOP response and laid down some stunning, bald-faced lies but did it in such a boring,
by The Big E
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Jan 29, 2014 at 03:00 PM PST with 2 Recommends
Cannot promise there are no more out there like these. Check this out. Willie Robertson in the House (of Representatives)! Guest of my friend @RepMcAllister for #SOTU @williebosshog pic.twitter....
by The Sheeping of America
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Jan 28, 2014 at 09:01 PM PST with 10 Recommends
It's Thursday and that means that just like every other day, Republicans have a lot of crazy things to say. Enjoy your round-up. Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) has a unique job creation plan: ...
by The Big E
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Jan 16, 2014 at 03:00 PM PST with 2 Recommends
This week, Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) wrote an op-ed for Politico on why he is voting no on the Senate “Gang of Eight” bill . Sen. Paul is one of a group of senators who profess to want ...
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Jun 27, 2013 at 08:55 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
I'll be damned if Darrell makes the Republican Party the party where people say others are liars. Darth ...
by pipsorcle
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Jun 03, 2013 at 02:19 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Not long ago, Michele Bachmann said that Barack Obama's visit to India cost $200 million a day. She also claimed that Obama was about to introduce a new form of trans-American currency, and she ...
by Big Chuck
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed May 01, 2013 at 02:28 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
From the instant it was first discussed in the wake of the 12/14 Newtown, Connecticut, elementary school massacre, even its most avid advocates knew an assault weapons ban had zero chances to ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 133 comments on Mon Apr 01, 2013 at 09:31 AM PDT with 59 Recommends
Senator Diana Feinstein had a Doctor who witnessed the horror of Sandy Hook testify before the Senate, and he brought a video that every American should see. This is the difference between a ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 326 comments on Tue Mar 26, 2013 at 09:36 AM PDT with 402 Recommends
The New York Times editorial board has come a long way since its days of upholding the false dichotomy of sanctions versus war as the only options for US-Iran relations. It was less than two years ...
by Megan Iorio
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Mar 11, 2013 at 12:27 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Rand Paul is being sold as the new hip young Republicans kids can relate to, like the Poochy of the Republican party. Like a broken clock, Rand Paul can be right on occasions, as he is in his ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 33 comments on Thu Mar 07, 2013 at 10:12 AM PST with 31 Recommends