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I'm surprised not surprised about the lengths crazy people will go in attempts to be funny. Mr. Jason Mattera prides himself on "punking liberals" and is dubbed a "national treasure" by equally ...
by Jacob Geers
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Oct 07, 2014 at 02:54 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
When former IRS official Lois Lerner decided to give ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 91 comments on Tue Sep 23, 2014 at 01:30 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
GOP Rep. Steve Stockman. He's the crazy one, right? Well ... not the only one. You'd think that extremist Republican Congressman Steve Stockman would be ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 73 comments on Fri Jul 11, 2014 at 09:50 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
There are some genuinely fact-challenged dumb deluded ideas running around without a walker and a leash like the Creationist Museum where they depict Jesus riding a Dinosaur , and then there's real ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 35 comments on Sun Jun 29, 2014 at 12:35 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
In case you haven't been following the latest GOP conspiracy theory—which is that the IRS covered up a plot by former IRS official Lois Lerner to destroy her hard drive in order to hide her ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 121 comments on Fri Jun 20, 2014 at 09:55 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
I'll admit that I haven't really been paying much attention to the GOP's scandal du jour, which is the sinister failure of a hard drive belonging to former IRS official Lois Lerner in 2011, a ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 104 comments on Sat Jun 21, 2014 at 12:00 PM PDT with 69 Recommends
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 46 comments on Wed Jun 18, 2014 at 12:30 PM PDT with 65 Recommends
Last Friday the IRS reported to the House Ways and Means Committee that some email from the account of Lois Lerner, director of the Exempt Organizations division, were missing due to a computer ...
by News Corpse
Comment Count 42 comments on Tue Jun 17, 2014 at 08:49 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Where is dKos' coverage of the two years of Lois Lerner's e-mails the IRS now claims has been lost to a "computer crash"? Are you just going to ignore this? Dig a hole and bury it? How long will ...
by creeper
Comment Count 57 comments on Sat Jun 14, 2014 at 06:23 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Earlier today, we may have actually had an outbreak of actual journalism on Fox News Sunday. Chris Wallace was not too happy that the House has found no evidence of high-level wrongdoing while ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Apr 13, 2014 at 01:37 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
This went up today on the website of the Democratic members of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Issa Response to Cummings Provides No House Counsel Memo and Cites No Legal ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 115 comments on Fri Mar 14, 2014 at 01:00 PM PDT with 325 Recommends
Despite an IRS decision to release documents related to former official Lois Lerner's tenure at the agency, House Government Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa is plowing ahead with plans ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 40 comments on Fri Mar 07, 2014 at 01:00 PM PST with 26 Recommends
Salon is reporting that, contrary to his statement on Fox News last Sunday that Lois Lerner of the IRS would in fact testify, Rep. Darryl Issa (R) California knew that Lois Lerner planned to take ...
by Intheknow
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Mar 06, 2014 at 08:45 AM PST with 17 Recommends
Amid all of the fallout from Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) and Darryl Issa butting head today, a FOX news daytime host gave curious (to say the least) advice to former IRS official Lois Lerner. More ...
by RockyMtnLib
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Mar 05, 2014 at 09:16 PM PST with 22 Recommends
We already know the religious right has a dangerously warped view of the Constitution--the First Amendment in particular. But earlier today, one of its leading voices revealed that it has a ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 27 comments on Wed Mar 05, 2014 at 02:56 PM PST with 16 Recommends
Isaa cuts off Elijah Cummings, ending the hearing when the questioning doesn't fit Issa's script. "You can not have a one sided investigation, there is absolutely something wrong with that. It is ...
by Eric Nelson
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Mar 05, 2014 at 10:41 AM PST with 25 Recommends
Committee Chairman Darryl Issa's fantasy world of mass Obama conspiracies is caving in. Reality is beginning to set in. With Sunday's unexpected grilling by Fox News , Darryl Issa is getting ...
by Intheknow
Comment Count 150 comments on Wed Mar 05, 2014 at 08:14 AM PST with 230 Recommends
I've got a feeling Mr. Issa's well-publicized hissyfit on the Hill yesterday might just have been a bridge too far for the esteemed gentleman. While he's never going to lose his luster among the tea ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Mar 06, 2014 at 04:36 AM PST with 30 Recommends
Ugh. Why did Lois Lerner have to ruin her career at the IRS and just testify for goodness sake?! Darrell Issa appears to have something to say about Lois Lerner's exit: http://issa.house.gov/...
by pipsorcle
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Sep 26, 2013 at 02:14 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
After thinking about and debating the IRS “scandal” further, some of the pieces of information we have learned about the situation are coming together to form a reasonable picture explaining ...
by bluto211
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Jul 23, 2013 at 05:45 AM PDT with 3 Recommends