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Obama interview on Israel, Iran and ISIS in The Atlantic
Obama granted a major interview to Jeffrey Goldberg which was published in the Atlantic on Thursday. It is well worth a read. On the Iran nuclear deal and how significant Obama believes it is to ...
subir 05/22/2015 2
Cartoon: Jeb Bush and Brotherly Love
Jeb Bush has performed a valuable service with his recent missteps and flubs , he’s reminded ...
Mark Fiore 05/22/2015 2
Rasmussen biases polling on bias
Perhaps Rasmussen should ask its sample respondents whether they think the poll they're answering has a bias as well.
annieli 05/22/2015 5
The Late Insomniac's Venthole with James Corden
SPOILER WARNING: A late night gathering for non-serious palaver that does not speak of that night's show. Posting a spoiler will get you brollywhacked. You don't want that to happen to you.
sallym 05/21/2015 8
That Time When Bernie Sanders Debated Michele Bachmann On CNN - Well, More Of A Comedy Than Debate
The soon to be announced presidential candidate, Bernie Sanders, from Vermont, and former Republican Congresswoman, Michele Bachmann, from Uranus, were guests on The Situation Room with ...
Leslie Salzillo 05/21/2015 56
Six Baltimore officers indicted in death of Freddie Gray
Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby has announced that a grand jury has returned indictments for ...
Hunter 05/21/2015 98
Ex-CIA briefer: Bush administration presented false 'intelligence' to the nation
No kidding. In the much-needed pile-...
Hunter 05/21/2015 84
Crank Up the Echo Chambers of 2006: More RW calls for new US ground war in the Levant
Yep, we need 10,000 to 20,000 more "necessary enablers" from a group created by the Bush administrations along with all that de-Baathification, awakening, and ...
annieli 05/21/2015 5
Projecting a Climate Change Timeframe - Holy $h*t
In researching a book I'm writing I've been collecting prognostications about climate change. These have been gathered over time from numerous sources. But they are projections and hence a ...
John Crapper 05/21/2015 40
A not-indicted Chris Christie says media owes him an apology
Hang on, we have to savor this for a while : Chris Christie says the ...
Hunter 05/21/2015 31
BANKS (AKA CAMPAIGN DONORS) TO PAY RECORD FINES
"Five of the world's largest banks are to pay fines totalling $5.7bn (£3.6bn) for charges including manipulating the foreign exchange market." (http://www.bbc.com/news/business-32817114) Further ...
intelink 05/21/2015 14
Until this no longer happens, we are not a color-blind society
An article just hit my in-box with the following title: Racist query terms in Google Maps trigger the White House in results The lede: Google Maps lists the White House among top search results ...
rfall 05/21/2015 2
If Hillary wants to avoid the beltway political media, well then, that's very smart
Hillary Clinton, at a small-business roundtable in Iowa, loses nothing by bypassing the traditional ...
kos 05/21/2015 258
IVH & LLS w/ James Corden
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Man Oh Man 05/20/2015 20
Open thread for night owls: 'History will allow clear judgments' on Iraq
Hunter 05/20/2015 70
I think TPP advocacy is BHO's way of keeping the issue in play for Dems
The President's continuing advocacy on behalf of the Trans-Pacific trade deal has had me puzzled, stumped, bewildered, scratching my head...until a few minutes ago. It has seemed unlike him and ...
GoBlue08 05/20/2015 27
An Important Message on Arctic Oil From This Pissed Off Cat
Do NOT share this link if you hate polar bears. And cats. http://www.earthyrobot.com/blorp/an-important-message-on-arctic-oil-from-this-pissed-off-cat/628/
earthyrobot 05/20/2015 5
Cartoon: I'm my own man!
Terrible Presidential candidate Jeb Bush has had a very hard time distancing himself from his brother George Jr., the worst President in US history. Okay, maybe he is showing some of them ...
laloalcaraz 05/20/2015 27
America's Dumbest Congressman: Bush would have never invaded Iraq if he knew Obama would screw it up
Hunter 05/20/2015 231
Sen. Ron Johnson: 'I'm not so sure I'm trusting President Obama' over Iranian leaders
I don't know how these people remember to keep breathing . Sen. ...
Hunter 05/20/2015 62
BREAKING: McConnell files to end Fast Track debate on Thursday
So much for Mitch McConnell's "robust amendment process". After the Senate debating only 2 amendments thus far (& possibly 2 more Wednesday), McConnell has already filed plans to invoke cloture to ...
Brown Thrasher 05/19/2015 8
IVH & LLS w/ James Corden
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Man Oh Man 05/19/2015 18
29 shots, 2 dead, No Charges: The West Bank, Ferguson and Obama's call for Community Policing.
A blogger who goes by the name "John Brown" writes at +972mag, often with righteous fury. Over the past few months, he's teamed up with Noam Rotem to research incidents where Palestinian civilians ...
subir 05/19/2015 4
Garth Brooks - Not Afraid To Praise President Obama & Discuss America's Need For Political Change
Still circulating the Internet, is a great interview with country music legend Garth Brooks . The interview took place at the Kennedy Center, in Washington DC, just before the 2011 Point Of ...
Leslie Salzillo 05/19/2015 36
The "Be Still, Mine Heart" Diary: Sarah Pain-2016
I swear that I am not making this up. Seriesly, I am not that mulch of a moran. Here is the actual, factual, batshitual quote about her upcoming 2016 campaign, from Bible Spice herself: “Without ...
agnostic 05/19/2015 34
Employers and The Student Loan Crisis
With the dearth of newly graduated college students entering the workplace with tens and hundreds of dollars in student debt, it is time for employers to take a stand. Most private employers, and ...
ChloeMS 05/19/2015 7
Chris Christie invokes 9/11: 'You can't enjoy your civil liberties if you're in a coffin'
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie takes on civil liberties, domestic espionage, and ...
Hunter 05/19/2015 106
Would Lindsey Graham have gone to war knowing 'what we know now'? He's not telling.
Lindsey Graham took to the airwaves yesterday to answer the _what we know now_ question himself. He turns in an ...
Hunter 05/19/2015 62
The Danger is Real!
NAFTA has already proven to us the threat to American sovereignty posed by so-called "Free Trade Agreements" - this article gives just one concrete example of American laws being trampled by ...
BBobMI 05/19/2015 6
Insomniacs' Venthole with James Corden
new guy SPOILER WARNING: A late night gathering for non-serious palaver that does not speak of that night's show. Posting a spoiler will get you brollywhacked. You don't want that to happen to ...
dsb 05/18/2015 7
Marco...Polo, Marco....Pollo - Rubio's a chickenhawk for a new American century (of wars)
Marco simply does not have the "special skill set" of Liam Neeson in the Taken movies and is more an Adam Sandler in Waterboy. The GOP is now clearly the party more likely to ...
annieli 05/18/2015 6
Marco Rubio positions himself as the president who will bring us our next war
Presidential contender Marco Rubio is trying his level best to bring back the glory days of the Project for the New American Century, aka The People Who Brought You The Iraq War. Are you the sort ...
Hunter 05/18/2015 75
Sen. Lindsey Graham announces he'll be announcing a presidential run
In the best news any of us will hear all week, Sen. ...
Hunter 05/18/2015 148
#Shell No - Happening Now in Seattle
From King 5 news Right now all entranceways to Terminal 5 in the Port of Seattle are blocked in protest of Shell's plans to drill in the Arctic. Hundred of people converged on the terminal ...
John Crapper 05/18/2015 51
One More Clown,Lindsey Graham: "I'm running" because the world is falling apart
Sen. Lindsey Graham announced today on CBS this Morning that he is going to climb into the clown car June 1st. in the interview in revealed that he will be bringing his foreign policy skills along.
windsong01 05/18/2015 21
What we know now about Iraq we knew back then, too
Seeking to avoid the multi-day saga that Jeb Bush endured ...
Hunter 05/18/2015 145
I Must Be Crazy
I Must Be Crazy Those of you that are familiar with my rants know that the answer is affirmative. The 2014 mid-term elections are over. The Talking Heads chewed over the results with predictably ...
Fred Bronson 05/17/2015 3
Is this how the GOP will win in 2016?
Let's start with the well known rumor about Obama's Presidential win in 2012. According to this story, Karl Rove had a hack in for the election results that, at a certain time, would switch a ...
Wisewoman1 05/16/2015 53
Link found between anti-abortion attitudes and sexism
And a few other things, too. ...
Hunter 05/16/2015 132
To Ben Carson's fans, those 'gaffes' aren't gaffes
Hunter 05/16/2015 82
So - Was Obama a Trojan Horse?
Think about it. He compromises over and over again on bills and actions which might inconvenience the Rich . . . He compromises on the ACA, making it more friendly to the insurance industry . . . ...
SmallTownHick 05/16/2015 97
Scott Walker heads to Washington to pander to the 'religious' far right
Look, I'll hate whatever you tell me to. While Wisconsin Governor and likely Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker is a favorite among business leaders looking for favors and wealthy ...
Hunter 05/16/2015 56
The invisable primary for VP
Let's face it, Hillary will be the Democratic nominee. What's less clear is who will become her running mate. As a former senator, she will probably not choose another senator (like Sherrod Brown). ...
MarcTGFG 05/16/2015 21
Insomniacs' Vent Hole with James Corden
Please read and follow instructions before opening. Or consult your physician. This is a noncontroversial topic, no flame zone. SPOILER WARNING: A latenight gathering for non-serious palaver that ...
MTmofo 05/15/2015 16
OOPS! ex-Governor Goodhair will announce his run for POTUS on June 4
Rick "the coyote was gonna bite my dog so I shot him" Perry will officially announce his bid for the GOP nomination on June 4 in Dallas. His current poll numbers have him at 3% in ...
annieli 05/15/2015 28
Boston Marathon bomber receives death penalty
Tsarnaev, in surveillance footage from the scene Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who with his brother planted two bombs at the 2013 Boston Marathon that killed 3 people and injured over 260 others,
Hunter 05/15/2015 375
Republican presidential candidates make traditional pilgrimage to seek 'evangelical' blessing
I'm right here! What more do you want of me?
Hunter 05/15/2015 30
Insomniac's Venthole with James Corden
SPOILER WARNING: A late night gathering for non-serious palaver that does not speak of that night's show. Posting a spoiler will get you brollywhacked. You don't want that to happen to you.
sallym 05/14/2015 29
John Bolton pulls plug on potential 2016 race; still thinks Iraq war was a good idea
Well, at least one member of the seemingly endless GOP Clown Car Cavalcade of Cuckoo Craziness is not going to do it. And that's too bad, because this one, if he ran, was going to guarantee hilarity:
gf120581 05/14/2015 16
Jeb Bush clarifies yet again: We should 're-engage' in Iraq, 'do it in a more forceful way'
It's been what, an hour or so, but Jeb Bush is once again feeling the need to clarify his stance on the Iraq War. By God he's going to keep doing this until he finds a way to make everybody happy .
Hunter 05/14/2015 145
The War on Terror & Climate Change
I recently had a conversation with a young man who had just finished serving a tour of duty in both Afghanistan and Iraq. I asked him what, in his opinion, was the reason we had become militarily ...
John Crapper 05/14/2015 12
Jeb Bush: Knowing what we know now, 'I would not have gone into Iraq'
At ...
Hunter 05/14/2015 95
Pete Souza - The President in 50 States
Behind the Lens: Photographing the President in 50 States White House Chief Photographer Pete Souza has put together a collection of photographs of President Obama in each state. "This week, the ...
bsegel 05/14/2015 10
Insomniacs' Vent Hole with James Corden
Please read and follow instructions before opening. Or consult your physician. This is a noncontroversial topic, no flame zone. SPOILER WARNING: A latenight gathering for non-serious palaver that ...
MTmofo 05/13/2015 34
Open thread for night owls: Carly Fiorina stiffed staffers on her last campaign. For four years.
I wonder how many candidates run for office the second or third time ...
Hunter 05/13/2015 82
South Carolina's 'Freedom Summit' delivers Republican wisdom at its best
'Hi, how are ya. So how many racist nutjobs we got here today? Stand up if you're a racist ...
Hunter 05/13/2015 29
Allen West warns of Sharia law at Walmart because a minor wouldn't sell him booze
While we are no longer contractually obligated to bring ...
Hunter 05/13/2015 86
Sen. Marco Rubio is a foreign policy genius
Seeking to differentiate himself from his fellow candidates in the bar-top bowl of nuts that is the Republican primary, Sen. Marco Rubio is positioning himself as the candidate for grumpy ...
Hunter 05/13/2015 67
A third of Republican primary voters think 'the government is trying to take over Texas'
Texas's only hope? Sooner or later House and Senate Republicans are going to push bills forward that make it illegal for polling firms to ask members of ...
Hunter 05/13/2015 203
Republican candidates agree: Ronald Reagan is the greatest living president
No love? Republican presidential candidates are united: The greatest president alive today is Ronald ...
Hunter 05/13/2015 155
IVH & LLS w/ James Corden
Please read and follow instructions before opening. Or consult your physician. !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! SPOILER WARNING !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Man Oh Man 05/12/2015 27
Am I the Only Person Whose Sense of Humor
Relishes the thought of the Democratic Party being able to proudly state, especially in the American South, that we want to put a Jewish carpenter in the White House, should Senator Sanders become ...
pseudonym76 05/12/2015 23
Is Jeb Bush the dumb one?
Umm ... pass? To get a feel for just how badly Jeb Bush is ...
Hunter 05/12/2015 379
Jeb Bush: "I interpreted the question wrong, I guess" on Iraq...
Quick one here, but someone should mention Jeb Bush's attempt at damage control after his "I would've invaded Iraq just like Georgie!" foot-in-mouth moment. (Likely because his surrogates were ...
gf120581 05/12/2015 20
How does Jeb know?
Jeb Bush says that he would invade Iraq just like his brother George did. How can he be sure his dart, too, would hit Iraq?
Ed Martin 05/12/2015 2
Lieutenant governor of Texas has big business on speed-dial
Finally, someone is looking out for America's top ...
Hunter 05/12/2015 24
Barack Obama Presidential Library site chosen
While it has been generally known for the past two weeks, two sites near the University of Chicago will be considered for the Barack Obama Presidential Library. One of the sites identified was ...
annieli 05/12/2015 9
Insomniacs' Venthole with James Corden
new guy SPOILER WARNING: A late night gathering for non-serious palaver that does not speak of that night's show. Posting a spoiler will get you brollywhacked. You don't want that to happen to ...
dsb 05/11/2015 14
Rename the T.P.P. "Obamatrade"
President Obama has been going around the country stumping for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement, putting in more effort for this than any other cause of his presidency. More ...
Dietrich503 05/11/2015 41
Insomniacs' Vent Hole with James Corden
Please read and follow instructions before opening. Or consult your physician. This is a noncontroversial topic, no flame zone. SPOILER WARNING: A latenight gathering for non-serious palaver that ...
MTmofo 05/08/2015 20

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