A poll conducted by Public Policy Polling (PPP) from October 2nd through October 4th in two dozen Republican held House districts reveals that “generic Democrat” leads the incumbent Republican in 17 of the 24 swing districts polled. In addition, 16 of those 17 Republicans have negative approval ratings in their districts, meaning more voters disapprove […]
It’s been a week since the US government shut down amid a GOP-engineered hissy fit in a move likely to go down as one of the worst planned political shenanigans in history.? Ostensibly, the reason behind the shutdown was that the Republicans wanted to try to defund the Affordable Care Act before October 1st?because it […]
This morning, as I was perusing a website dedicated to news in Alaska, I stumbled upon a poll from TownHall.com. It asked the question: How could I resist casting MY vote against the disgraced half-term governor, failed vice-presidential candidate, and reality TV star? After doing so (guess how I voted?) I was able […]
Obviously, $2 million does not buy much in the way of secrecy today. Not if you believe the latest reprieve from the Birther committee. The Power Hour website continues to host a page that they claim is the absolute last word when it comes to supporting claims that President Obama has a valid Kenyan birth […]
Many of us understand the damage Rush Limbaugh, FOX News, and hate media has done to our country in promoting racism, homophobia, misogyny and bigotry. They perpetuate lies and poison the minds of people who get sucked in, and use right-wing media as their only source of news. Jen Senko is a filmmaker who watched […]
Bad news for House Speaker John Boehner. An organization called, The House Majority Pac has released an ad that will be airing during Sunday football. It’s now circulating social media, which means by Sunday’s kick-off, the John Boehner, as we know him, may be over. People are looking for someone to blame for the government […]
Rand Paul and Mitch McConnell have been captured on video saying they now may be willing to compromise with the Democrats and President Obama. Well, sort of.?What’s perplexing here, is the way they are saying it – as if we can’t hear them.?Even after Mitch McConnell (R-KY) says,”I’m all wired up here,” the two continue […]
The black-hearted dragon named Blackburn has once again reared her foul ugly head, but instead of breathing fire, she has again spewed her lies to the town peasants she controls. After insisting only the day before that House Republicans had no intention of shutting down the government, Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) appeared on Fox News […]
Speaker Boehner’s office must be fielding thousands of phone calls today since the government shutdown began at midnight. I am sure the staffers are overwhelmed, but it might behoove them to change their voice mail choices when they are likely to be fielding calls from angry Americans. For this recording, I chose number three. He […]
Just in case you thought the GOP was really trying to do what they can to keep our government from shutting down… Just in case you thought they suck but that their ideological principles — though delusional — are what’s driving them… Just in case you thought that they really do care about “the […]
So if there are any Republicans out there complaining why the youth and minorities tend to vote Democrat, they need to look no further than Nevada Assembly Minority Leader Pat Hickey (R). In an interview with a conservative Radio host Pat Hickey said: This is a great year in an off presidential election. No, seemingly […]
Rush Limbaugh has been deceiving his audiences for years, and admits it in this older interview, as he pumps up his chest. The clip was uploaded to YouTube in 2008, but not too many people paid attention. In the video, Limbaugh basically gives away the tricks he uses to deceive his listeners, by keeping them […]
A Michigan Republican lawmaker went on the defensive Sunday and said “screw you” when a right-wing radio host attacked him at a luncheon.?During a Q&A session, “Your Defending Fathers” radio host Brian Sommerfield confronted Sen. Howard Walker (R-Traverse City), one of eight Republican lawmakers who broke rank to cast a “yes” vote?to?Medicaid expansion in Michigan. […]
Just amazing. Here is a?perfect example of the pot calling the kettle black. Okay, maybe not the perfect example. It’s more like the Koch Brothers calling Obama black. Yes, the Koch boys are at again. This time, they are lying under the guise of a very nonprofit, nonpartisan, youth-alluring organization called Generation Opportunity. It’s always […]
What would it look like if birthers gave Ted Cruz’s birth certificate the same scrutiny they gave Obama’s?
GOP Senate Candidate claims that working women are the reason for mass shootings.
Their war on the debt ceiling, is our pain. Just like the Republicans seem to like it.
According to Ted Cruz, this has nothing to do with running for president in 2016. Nothing at all.
Senator John McCain (R-AZ), the Republican’s increasingly erratic attention whore, heard firsthand last week his constituents opposition to action against Syria, a nationwide attitude born out in a CNN Poll released Monday. CNN reports?in a poll?by CNN/ORC International and released Monday that while eight in 10 Americans believe President al-Assad used sarin gas against his […]
There are times when the U.S. Congress seems to almost exist in a parallel reality which defies any sense of logic or reason to the real world. There are also times when certain individuals within that reality are just bizarre in their idealistic foundation to the point that they stretch the boundaries of sanity. In […]