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Last night, Stephen Colbert had some fun at the expense of Fox Business's Stuart Varney, who thinks he's all that. So it hurts to see Stu and Fox Business tanking in the ratings, averaging just 54,
by BruinKid
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri May 09, 2014 at 05:30 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
Last night, Jon Stewart was back for his first show of 2014, and he blasted those on Fox News for being climate change deniers, and then talked with Jessica Williams about these denials. Hey, you ...
by BruinKid
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Jan 07, 2014 at 04:45 PM PST with 42 Recommends
Jon Stewart provided a clinic in economics and morality for Fox News’ Stuart Varney. Last month Pope Francis excoriated unfettered capitalism and trickle-down economics . He called it the ‘New ...
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Dec 06, 2013 at 11:39 AM PST with 18 Recommends
Last night, Jon Stewart delivered quite the smackdown to financial news hosts, specifically CNBC's Larry Kudlow and Fox's Stuart Varney, for their insipid arguments against raising the minimum wage .
by BruinKid
Comment Count 26 comments on Fri Dec 06, 2013 at 05:00 AM PST with 123 Recommends
Karl Marx famously said that historical events occur twice, first as tragedy and then as farce. So it would seem with the reaction of American conservatives to Evangelii Gaudium , the new 85-page ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Dec 03, 2013 at 04:23 PM PST with 42 Recommends
Originally posted at Talk to Action. This post is reworked from one I wrote during last year's presidential election campaign entitled, Is Redistribution Marxism? No, Just Good Catholic Doctrine! . �
by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 23 comments on Mon Dec 02, 2013 at 03:00 AM PST with 29 Recommends
The first Pope in my lifetime was Pius XII, a man whose picture could be used in the dictionary to illustrate the word “austere” (also, perhaps, could be used to illustrate the adverse effects ...
by Capriccio
Comment Count 94 comments on Sun Dec 01, 2013 at 09:31 AM PST with 227 Recommends
Now lets get this cleared up right at the start. Im not what could be called a moderate atheist. Im one of the ones who likes to point the finger and scream "J'Accuse!" And boy oh boy, when it comes ...
by Dave The Sandman
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Nov 29, 2013 at 06:00 AM PST with 53 Recommends
My favorite statement by Pope Francis: “The thirst for power and possessions knows no limits. In this system, which tends to devour everything which stands in the way of increased profits, ...
by gnosticator
Comment Count 173 comments on Wed Nov 27, 2013 at 07:50 PM PST with 232 Recommends
Last night, Jon Stewart eviscerated the financial reporters on both CNBC and Fox Business for whining about the JP Morgan Chase settlement . Let's begin on Wall Street. It has been five years ...
by BruinKid
Comment Count 52 comments on Thu Oct 24, 2013 at 05:00 AM PDT with 221 Recommends
No, I don't think they should get their back pay, frankly, I really don't. I'm sick and tired of a massive, bloated federal bureaucracy living on our backs, and taking money out of us, a lot more ...
by smoothnmellow
Comment Count 14 comments on Sat Oct 05, 2013 at 08:12 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
We're seeing the hypocrisy daily: The TX GOP Congressman berating a Federal Park ranger for the closure of a WWII memorial to visiting WWII veterans - a closure necessitated by his vote and those ...
by dweb8231
Comment Count 235 comments on Fri Oct 04, 2013 at 08:03 AM PDT with 311 Recommends
After fast-food workers took to the streets in protest of low wages, panic ensued, and Fox News immediately launched a counter-offensive by putting on a high-priced lobbyist to argue that America's ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Aug 02, 2013 at 01:24 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
( Media Matters ) Fox News continues to be a reliable mouthpiece for screwing Americans for the hell of it. No, it doesn't really ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 56 comments on Tue Jul 30, 2013 at 12:56 PM PDT with 68 Recommends
The level of ignorance being promoted on Fox News is really astounding. This week on Fox and Friends regulars Steve Doocy, Brian Kilmeade, and guest Stuart Varney shared a few of their ignorant ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 30 comments on Sat Oct 20, 2012 at 04:13 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
And he isn't the only one over at Fox doing this. This terrific article at Salon by Alex Seitz-Wald has the whole range of Fox "jobs report truthers" who came out of the woodwork this morning. But Mr.
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Oct 05, 2012 at 07:42 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Last night, Jon Stewart was quite exasperated at how Fox News is covering the story about the EPA using drones . To be fair, not all drones are used for military purposes. Some have peaceful ...
by BruinKid
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Jun 07, 2012 at 05:00 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Last night, Stephen Colbert looked at how Fox News is desperately trying to make good economic news look like bad economic news. Nation, you know, I believe that America's greatest days are ahead ...
by BruinKid
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Apr 06, 2012 at 05:00 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
Hello My Kossacks Brothers and Sisters: I wanted the share my chairman's message with you to the Plymouth County Democratic League. As a middle class progressive, I feel that this movement is ...
by miller415
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Oct 09, 2011 at 07:02 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Cross-posted from Bold Faith Type After Jon Stewart'...
by nsementelli
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Aug 30, 2011 at 12:34 PM PDT with 21 Recommends