Ferguson, Missouri Judge Owes $172,000 In Unpaid Taxes

Ferguson, Missouri Judge Owes $172,000 In Unpaid Taxes

A judge in Ferguson, Missouri, who is known for jailing residents unable to pay even the smallest of fines, owes $172,000 in unpaid taxes–just the latest revelation to come out of this week’s report from the Department of Justice (DOJ). Judge Ronald?J. Brockmeyer, who repeatedly incarcerated poor defendants that could not pay small fines?sometimes less […]

State Of Denial: Woman Claims Internet Proves The Newtown Shootings Never Happened

State Of Denial: Woman Claims Internet Proves The Newtown Shootings Never Happened

As hard as it is to imagine, there are actually some people in the world who are heartless enough to suggest that the 2012 shootings at the Sandy Hook school in Newtown,?Connecticut, never really happened, and that the 28 people who perished — including 20 children — are alive and well. One such person appeared […]

Scott Walker Screws Workers Yet Again–Wisconsin To Become A ‘Right-To-Work’ State

Scott Walker Screws Workers Yet Again–Wisconsin To Become A ‘Right-To-Work’ State

With the stroke of a pen, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is about to achieve his ultimate dream: Screwing the workers of his state once and for all.   Early Friday morning, the Republican-controlled state assembly passed a bill which will make Wisconsin a right-to-work state. The final vote on the anti-union legislation was 62-35, and […]

GOP Lawmaker: Gays ‘Don’t Have A Right To Be Served In Every Single Store’

GOP Lawmaker: Gays ‘Don’t Have A Right To Be Served In Every Single Store’

Republican State Senator Joseph Silk of Oklahoma certainly has some interesting ideas when it comes to equality. And he’s even willing to impose his personal bias on an entire state. Senator Silk is sponsoring the?Oklahoma Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 2015, which would allow businesses to refuse service to anyone they choose and yet remain […]

Tired Of Snowballs, Senator Inhofe Now Tosses Scripture To Deny Climate Change

Tired Of Snowballs, Senator Inhofe Now Tosses Scripture To Deny Climate Change

No doubt you recall Oklahoma Republican Senator James Inhofe tossing a snowball onto the floor of the Senate chamber last week in a futile attempt to disprove that climate change is real. But did you know his usual defense of his position is the Bible? In his book (this guy can read and write?!), “The […]

Insane Arkansas GOP Legislator Rehomes Daughter To Sexual Predator

Insane Arkansas GOP Legislator Rehomes Daughter To Sexual Predator

In what may turn out to be one of the most heartless acts in recent memory, a Republican Arkansas ?state legislator “rehomed” a six-year-old girl he and his wife had adopted to a sexual predator who later raped the child. And that’s just part of the story surrounding Justin Harris. In April of 2014, police […]

Holier-Than-Thou Columnist Cal Thomas: Same-Sex Marriage Is Sign Of The ‘End Times’

Holier-Than-Thou Columnist Cal Thomas: Same-Sex Marriage Is Sign Of The ‘End Times’

Seems like each day brings us yet another right wing wacko bird who is convinced that if the Supreme Court rules in favor of same-sex marriage, it will signal the end of the United States. But syndicated columnist Cal Thomas has done them all one better: He says it’s proof we’re on the verge of […]

Only Christians Need Apply For Superintendent Job Says Michigan School District

Only Christians Need Apply For Superintendent Job Says Michigan School District

A school district in northern Michigan has gotten into trouble with the local ACLU for putting out a job posting in which they advertised for candidates who had??a strong Christian background and philosophy.” The school board–McBain Rural Agricultural School–blamed the mistake on a consultant they were using for the job search process.?Scott Crosby, the consulting […]

Islamophobic KKK Flyers Found in Washington State Neighborhood

Islamophobic KKK Flyers Found in Washington State Neighborhood

Residents in the sleepy town of Millwood, Washington were recently greeted with a very unwelcome sight in their neighborhood: Flyers encased in a plastic bag filled with white rocks. The flyers announced: ?You can sleep tonight knowing the Klan is awake!? The reverse side of the flyer featured a hateful diatribe against Islam, and one […]

Colorado Extremist Says Murder Of Muslim Students Was Anti-Christian Hate Crime

Colorado Extremist Says Murder Of Muslim Students Was Anti-Christian Hate Crime

Nothing like taking a human tragedy and using it for your own purposes, is there? Too bad Dante isn’t still alive and writing, because if he was, I’m sure he’d want to place Colorado wingnut extremist Gordon?Klingenschmitt in one of the lowest levels of hell. We all heard about the horrible murder of three Islamic […]

Bill Clinton’s Official Portrait Hides A Secret In The Shadows

Bill Clinton’s Official Portrait Hides A Secret In The Shadows

Every President of the United States has an official portrait painted and placed in the National Portrait Gallery. But it turns out there’s more to the portrait of former President Bill Clinton than you might realize unless you take a moment to look very closely. The painter of the 42nd President, Nelson Shanks, now says […]

Tea Party Radio Host: Black Lawmakers Who Skip Netanyahu Speech ‘Should Be Hanging From A Noose’

Tea Party Radio Host: Black Lawmakers Who Skip Netanyahu Speech ‘Should Be Hanging From A Noose’

Call me a naive optimist, but I like to think most people, deep down inside, are fundamentally good. Then I see someone like Tea Party radio host Andrea Shea King, and I’m no longer sure. On her radio show recently, King said she was outraged that some 50 Democratic members of Congress were planning to […]

Does Scott Walker Even Know What The Words ‘Foreign Policy’ Mean?

Does Scott Walker Even Know What The Words ‘Foreign Policy’ Mean?

Note to Scott Walker’s advisors: In light of your candidate’s repeated bizarre statements in recent weeks, it might be time to tell him that he’s not ready for the big stage of national politics. While speaking to the ultra-conservative Club for Growth recently, the Wisconsin governor said, in regards to?President Reagan’s firing of 11,ooo striking […]

Even Fox News Has Given Up On Defending Bill O’Reilly, Admits He’s A Liar

Even Fox News Has Given Up On Defending Bill O’Reilly, Admits He’s A Liar

It appears that even Fox News, which has so vociferously defended host Bill O’Reilly in recent weeks despite allegations he exaggerated his reporting in “war zones” is tired of trying to stand up for the embattled O’Reilly. In fact, Fox is even admitting that O’Reilly is indeed a liar. What led Fox News to this […]

For A Doctor, Ben Carson Sure Does Seem Clueless At Times

For A Doctor, Ben Carson Sure Does Seem Clueless At Times

Right up front, let me say that I greatly admire anyone who goes through what it takes to be a medical doctor. They endure nearly a decade of higher education, long hours, and have to live with the knowledge that one wrong decision on their part may lead to the death of a patient. Doctors […]

Ready Or Not, Head Transplants May Only Be Two Years Away

Ready Or Not, Head Transplants May Only Be Two Years Away

Organ transplants are, it’s fair to say, one of the greatest medical miracles of the past half century. Thousands of people have been saved by receiving hearts, kidneys, and lungs from donors. In the past decade doctors have even performed face transplants. But now an Italian doctor says the complete transplantation of a human head […]