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Year-Old Tweet Comes Back To Bite Sarah Huckabee Sanders

Year-Old Tweet Comes Back To Bite Sarah Huckabee Sanders

Karma is an interesting — and at times vicious — thing, especially when it comes knocking at the door and slaps you silly when you respond. Such is the case with a tweet sent out by White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders a little more than a year ago: When you're attacking FBI agents […]

Trump Endorses Alleged Pedophile For Senate – Twitter Responds With Disgust (TWEETS)

Trump Endorses Alleged Pedophile For Senate – Twitter Responds With Disgust (TWEETS)

Proving that politics does indeed make strange bedfellows, President Trump grabbed his cell phone Monday morning and fired off a tacit endorsement of Alabama GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore: Democrats refusal to give even one vote for massive Tax Cuts is why we need Republican Roy Moore to win in Alabama. We need his vote […]

A Blank Webpage Tells Us All We Need About National AIDS Policy (Video)

A Blank Webpage Tells Us All We Need About National AIDS Policy (Video)

If you’ve been at all paying attention the past year, you know the current occupant of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue doesn’t really care much about us–unless we’re rich, or part of the 34 percent still holding on to the belief President Donald Trump is a messiah for the ages. But in case we need another reminder, […]

Betsy DeVos Has A Bad Habit Of Not Showing Up For Work (TWEET)

Betsy DeVos Has A Bad Habit Of Not Showing Up For Work (TWEET)

A lot of people in Donald Trump’s administration give the impression that they really aren’t qualified to serve at such a high level. But one person in particular leaves people wondering, “What is s/he doing there?” Namely, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos. Without a doubt, DeVos is the most unqualified Cabinet-level official in recent memory. She […]

Dianne Feinstein: Senate Suspects Trump Obstructed Justice (TWEET/VIDEO)

Dianne Feinstein: Senate Suspects Trump Obstructed Justice (TWEET/VIDEO)

For much of the last year, one of the biggest questions in politics has been whether Donald Trump obstructed justice when he tried to pressure FBI Director James Comey into backing off former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. Those questions became louder after Trump tweeted that he pushed out Flynn because he lied to the […]

Senator Asking For Trillion Dollar Tax Cut Says There Isn’t Money To Pay For Children’s Health Care

Senator Asking For Trillion Dollar Tax Cut Says There Isn’t Money To Pay For Children’s Health Care

Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) was confronted on the Senate floor by his colleague, Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), for not doing enough to save the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Hatch created the program with Senator Edward Kennedy (a Democrat) in 1997, and funding expired about two months ago. The Senate has yet to reauthorize funding for […]

Trump’s Lawyer Claims He Wrote The Tweet About Why Flynn Was Fired

Trump’s Lawyer Claims He Wrote The Tweet About Why Flynn Was Fired

Special Counsel Robert Mueller continues to tighten the screws on President Donald Trump, and Trump’s Twitter feed could wind up coming back to bite him. In fact, one of Trump’s lawyers is preemptively trying to get out in front of something dumb the President tweeted, as many people started pointing out it could amount to […]

Mitch McConnell Throws Roy Moore’s Accusers Under The Bus (VIDEO)

Mitch McConnell Throws Roy Moore’s Accusers Under The Bus (VIDEO)

Mitch McConnell hasn’t done a lot right in his decade as leader of the Senate Republicans. But one of the few things he’s done right is to keep Roy Moore at arm’s length. When news broke that Moore stood accused of molesting women and pursuing girls young enough to be his daughters, McConnell called for the […]

SMOKING GUN: Uncovered Emails Prove Trump Officials Were Aware Of Russian Collusion

SMOKING GUN: Uncovered Emails Prove Trump Officials Were Aware Of Russian Collusion

Ever since the 2016 election and subsequent investigations of Russian interference in the process, President Trump has steadfastly maintained that neither he or anyone on his team has any connections to Russia or Russian figures. But a trove of emails released by The New York Times suggests Trump is lying yet again. According to a new report […]

Trump’s Latest Tweets Prove He’s Scared Sh*tless (TWEETS)

Trump’s Latest Tweets Prove He’s Scared Sh*tless (TWEETS)

The guilty plea by former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn on Friday has completely unnerved President Trump. Even though Trump’s attorneys say the Flynn plea has nothing to do with their client, clearly the president realizes that Special Counsel Robert Mueller is getting ever closer to White House. Saturday night, Trump grabbed his cell phone […]

Psychoanalyst Warns That We Have An ‘Incapable, Disordered, Sick’ POTUS (VIDEO)

Psychoanalyst Warns That We Have An ‘Incapable, Disordered, Sick’ POTUS (VIDEO)

Over the last two years–especially since his upset victory–Donald Trump has given us a lot of reasons to question his mental state. His tendency to tell blatant lies and troll in conspiracy theories has left even the most seasoned pundits and reporters shaking their heads. This past week offered yet more proof. We learned that […]

What It Means Now That The GOP Tax Plan Has Passed The Senate (Video)

What It Means Now That The GOP Tax Plan Has Passed The Senate (Video)

Well, it happened. Early Saturday morning, Senate Republicans narrowly passed the most sweeping tax reform bill in three decades. President Donald Trump is now steps away from his first legislative victory. In the 51-49 vote requiring frenetic last-minute revision, Republicans chose to hand the richest Americans and corporations, already sitting on mountains of wealth, another massive tax […]

Just A Reminder: It Was Ivanka Who Insisted Daddy Appoint Mike Flynn

Just A Reminder: It Was Ivanka Who Insisted Daddy Appoint Mike Flynn

While all of the attention Friday was on former National Security Adviser Mike Flynn as he did the perp walk into a federal courtroom to shouts of “lock him up,” it seems instructive to recall that one of the main reasons Flynn got the job in the first place is because Donald Trump’s daughter, Ivanka, […]

Harvard Law Professor: Mueller Has Trump Boxed In – The End Is Near

Harvard Law Professor: Mueller Has Trump Boxed In – The End Is Near

Even though disgraced National Security Adviser Mike Flynn has now agreed to fully cooperate with Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of possible collusion between President Trump and Russia, the president’s lead attorney, Ty Cobb, tried to downplay the latest development, issuing a statement which read: “Today, Michael Flynn, a former National Security Adviser at the […]

Rachel Maddow: The Flynn Plea Deal Proves Mueller Plans To Take Down Pence, Too

Rachel Maddow: The Flynn Plea Deal Proves Mueller Plans To Take Down Pence, Too

When Michael Flynn agreed to plead guilty on a charge of lying to the FBI Friday, many said it was very bad news for President Trump. But it was also a seismic event for Vice President Mike Pence. On her show Friday evening, Rachel Maddow began connecting the dots on how the Flynn plea impacts […]

Eric Trump: Democrats Are ‘America Haters’ (TWEETS)

Eric Trump: Democrats Are ‘America Haters’ (TWEETS)

It’s not been a good week for Donald Trump. He’s been under well-deserved fire for slamming Elizabeth Warren with a racial slur, sharing racist videos from a rabidly Islamophobic British outfit, and belatedly claiming that the “Access Hollywood” tape wasn’t real. Trump’s response seems to have been to revert to his mainstay–throwing red meat to […]

North Korea Threatens Trump With ICBM Capable Of ‘Hitting US’

North Korea Threatens Trump With ICBM Capable Of ‘Hitting US’

Wednesday, North Korea tested its most advanced intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) to date. After landing in the Sea of Japan, expert analysis of the missile’s height indicated the weapon to be capable of reaching the U.S. mainland. Despite U.S. President Donald Trump’s public assurances to the contrary, North Korea’s dictator, Kim Jong Un, has developed […]

BOMBSHELL: Jared Kushner Told Michael Flynn To Talk To Russia (VIDEOS)

BOMBSHELL: Jared Kushner Told Michael Flynn To Talk To Russia (VIDEOS)

A terrible, horrible, no good, very bad Friday for the White House got even worse just before the close of business for the week. Hours after former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn pleaded guilty to lying about his contacts with Russians, the effort to get to the bottom of Russia’s attempt to hack the presidential […]

Even Fox News Knows Flynn Just Put Trump In Deep Sh*t (VIDEOS)

Even Fox News Knows Flynn Just Put Trump In Deep Sh*t (VIDEOS)

It had been obvious for some time that if former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn turned state’s evidence in the Russia investigation, Donald Trump would be in a lot of trouble. Anyone who doubts this needs to read the plea agreement in which Flynn admitted lying to the FBI about his contacts with Russians. As […]

Lies May Have Finally Caught Up To James O’Keefe And Project Veritas (VIDEO)

Lies May Have Finally Caught Up To James O’Keefe And Project Veritas (VIDEO)

By now, most of you know that the right-wing provocateurs at Project Veritas sent in a recently-hired operative, Jaime Phillips, to try to rook The Washington Post into printing bogus statutory rape accusations against Roy Moore. But Phillips’ story crumbled under basic scrutiny–and in the process, proved beyond all doubt that her bosses at Project Veritas […]