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For those who had any doubts about what Ted Cruz did and didn't learn about the recent hot mess of the government shutdown and the too-close-for-comfort flirtation with defaulting on our debts, ...
by Steven Payne
Comment Count 83 comments on Sun Oct 20, 2013 at 11:39 AM PDT with 69 Recommends
In President Obama's speech this morning on the end of the hostage-taking Republican shutdown, he outlined the next three issues Congress should work on: a long-term budget, immigration reform, and ...
by Panacea Paola
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Oct 17, 2013 at 09:42 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
TPM reports, in an article titled "With Traditional GOP Allies Defecting, Big Business Takes Sides With Obama," that Big Business is entering into the fray and it is not on the side of the Tea Party.
by TomP
Comment Count 183 comments on Wed Oct 02, 2013 at 07:05 AM PDT with 400 Recommends
Consider an alternate earth, where liberals responded to Obama's buget proposal by saying things like "“The vast majority of the Democratic base believes that Social Security is a non-negotiable ...
by bhurt
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Apr 11, 2013 at 11:18 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
This is funny. Ed Martin, who has lost elections for Congress and Missouri Attorney General, and in fact has never won an election, decided that Missouri Republicans need a purge. Since he is ...
by TomP
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Mar 15, 2013 at 07:58 AM PDT with 39 Recommends
"Uhh I just got an email from the tea party patriots with a picture of Karl Rove in a nazi uniform: pic.twitter.com/EZh3Qpnd" Uhh I just got an email from the tea party patriots with a picture of ...
by Scarce
Comment Count 136 comments on Tue Feb 19, 2013 at 10:18 AM PST with 236 Recommends
While it's easy (and fun, no doubt) to watch Karl Rove and the tea party battle it out over who gets to waste money and lead the party to their next big defeat, it's not so easy to get a sense of ...
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Feb 18, 2013 at 06:36 AM PST with 20 Recommends
The following exchange between Christian conservative talk radio hosts Kevin Swanson and Dave Buehner found on Right Wing Watch is a tour de force from two deranged Christian Conservative ...
by Steven Payne
Comment Count 233 comments on Sat Jan 26, 2013 at 05:00 PM PST with 161 Recommends
The Boston Globe is reporting this morning (paywall) on the internecine warfare that has already begun inside the Massachusetts GOP in the wake of last Tuesday's stunning defeats. Kossacks are ...
by litho
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Nov 12, 2012 at 06:04 AM PST with 28 Recommends
Neo-conservative former W speechwriter David Frum has been a critic of Sarah Palin since her grand debut last summer. Two days ago, he wrote ...
by Plubius
Comment Count 170 comments on Thu Jul 09, 2009 at 11:04 AM PDT with 142 Recommends
Like so many others in the progressive world, I was beyond dismay at the passage of Proposition 8 in California. The joy of having helped elect so many great Democrats this year (not least of all ...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 111 comments on Tue Nov 11, 2008 at 10:51 AM PST with 61 Recommends
Really, now, Tina. Just check this out. Read these lines once in front of the mirror and the effect will be amazing: “So, no, I think that if there are allegations based on questions or ...
by Historyman
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Nov 07, 2008 at 08:35 PM PST with 3 Recommends
George W. Bush's failures are so dizzying in scale and scope that, ironically, plenty of Republicans still can't even make them out against the gloom-shrouded horizon. These are like the Republicans ...
by smintheus
Comment Count 120 comments on Sat Feb 16, 2008 at 09:44 PM PST with 0 Recommends