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NFL Commish Calls Trump Comments ‘Divisive,’ ‘Disrespectful’ (VIDEO)

NFL Commish Calls Trump Comments ‘Divisive,’ ‘Disrespectful’ (VIDEO)

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has some strong words for President Donald Trump. Trump held a rally Friday in Alabama, where he called NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick a “son of a bitch” for kneeling during the national anthem. Kaepernick kneels to raise awareness to the systemic violence against African Americans in the United States. Despite nearly […]

Insecure Donnie Whines, ‘To Me, Winning The Popular Vote Is Easier’ (VIDEO)

Insecure Donnie Whines, ‘To Me, Winning The Popular Vote Is Easier’ (VIDEO)

Here we go again. President Trump, who walks around in a state of perpetual inadequacy, once again addressed the fact that while he won the 2016 election, he hasn’t gotten over the fact that Hillary Clinton garnered nearly 3 million more votes than he did. At a rally for incumbent GOP Senator Luther Strange in […]

Alabama Senate Race Turning Into ‘#War’ Between Trump And Bannon (TWEET)

Alabama Senate Race Turning Into ‘#War’ Between Trump And Bannon (TWEET)

When Steve Bannon returned to Breitbart after being pushed out as Donald Trump’s chief strategist, he publicly maintained that he saw this as a chance to go to war for Trump. But Trump and Bannon now find themselves on opposite sides of the race for Jeff Sessions’ former Senate seat in Alabama. Trump is openly supporting Luther Strange, […]

Roy Moore Appeared With Pastor Who Wants Gays Put To Death (VIDEOS)

Roy Moore Appeared With Pastor Who Wants Gays Put To Death (VIDEOS)

If the latest polls are to be believed, Luther Strange is facing a steep climb to keep Jeff Sessions’ former Senate seat in Alabama–even with the White House putting its thumb on the scale. But this isn’t something that we in Liberal America should applaud. After all, polls show him losing badly in the Republican primary […]

New Poll Shows Trump-Endorsed Senator Losing Bigly In GOP Primary (TWEET/AUDIO/VIDEO)

New Poll Shows Trump-Endorsed Senator Losing Bigly In GOP Primary (TWEET/AUDIO/VIDEO)

By any standard, Donald Trump is cratering. As of Friday, FiveThirtyEight pegs his average approval rating at 38.7 percent–up slightly from last week, but still the lowest on record for a newly-elected president at this stage. It would be even lower than that if not for a poll released on Friday from Rasmussen Reports, a […]

Study Finds Climate Change Costs Will Hit Trumplandia The Most

Study Finds Climate Change Costs Will Hit Trumplandia The Most

As you sit here reading this, Hurricane Harvey is inundating Texas. This is pretty ironic–and poignant–considering a new study published in Science magazine titled “Estimating Economic Damage from Climate Change in the United States” finds the Southeastern states, the ones that voted overwhelming for President Donald Trump, are the most vulnerable to the expensive impacts of anthropogenic climate change. The study discusses […]

Confederate Monument Protests Right In My Backyard (VIDEO)

Confederate Monument Protests Right In My Backyard (VIDEO)

After the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, there has been a rash of protests against Confederate monuments all over the country. Today, there was one in my hometown of Huntsville, Alabama. A group of 150 protesters showed up at the Madison County Courthouse to protest the Confederate statue that is on the Courthouse steps. There were […]

Crazy Theocrat Roy Moore One Step Closer To Sessions’ Senate Seat (VIDEO)

Crazy Theocrat Roy Moore One Step Closer To Sessions’ Senate Seat (VIDEO)

In Tuesday’s election, theocrat and former Chief Justice Roy Moore got one step closer to taking Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ vacant Senate seat. Moore failed to clear the 50 percent needed to win, so he will face Luther Strange in a runoff election next month. (Moore-Strange sounds about right.) The bad news is that Moore […]

Roy Moore: America ‘Evil’ For Allowing Gay Marriage (VIDEO)

Roy Moore: America ‘Evil’ For Allowing Gay Marriage (VIDEO)

Alabama Senate candidate, former Chief Justice, and known theocrat Roy Moore is at it again. He said that America promotes a lot of “bad things’ like same-sex marriage. When reminded of the time that former President Ronald Reagan called Russia the focus of evil in the modern world, Moore said that we could say the […]

Alabama Forced-Birthers: 12-Year-Old Rape Victim Wants To Commit ‘Murder’ (VIDEO)

Alabama Forced-Birthers: 12-Year-Old Rape Victim Wants To Commit ‘Murder’ (VIDEO)

Those who want to ban abortion claim that they want to defend the sanctity of life. But recent moves by abortion opponents prove that claim is a transparent lie. Recently, members of the supposed “mainstream” of the anti-abortion movement have suggested that allowing sexual assault victims to end their pregnancies isn’t an act of basic decency. No, […]

AL High School Pumps It’s Summer Reading List Full Of Right-Wing Propaganda (DETAILS/VIDEO)

AL High School Pumps It’s Summer Reading List Full Of Right-Wing Propaganda (DETAILS/VIDEO)

Spanish Fort High School in Alabama has put some very controversial books on its Advanced Placement summer reading list. The book is just chock full of right-wing propaganda. Some of the book titles are: Liberalism is a Mental Disorder: Savage Solutions by Michael Savage The Political Zoo by Michael Savage The Enemy Within by Michael […]

Police Arrest An American Citizen As A Terror Suspect In North Alabama (VIDEO)

Police Arrest An American Citizen As A Terror Suspect In North Alabama (VIDEO)

A tip from a citizen led to the arrest of 22-year-old terror suspect Aziz Sayyed in Huntsville, Alabama. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is releasing very few details about the case. Sayyed is an American citizen living in Huntsville. He is originally from North Carolina. The authorities have said that this eliminates any threat […]

‘Aversion To Change’ Is Why Teflon Don Still Has A Fan Club (TWEETS/VIDEO)

‘Aversion To Change’ Is Why Teflon Don Still Has A Fan Club (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Most of those who watched Jeff Sessions testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee saw the nation’s chief law enforcement officer lie, dissemble and squirm on national television. But the man who now holds Sessions’ old Senate seat, Luther Strange, must have been watching a different hearing. Less than an hour after the marathon session ended, […]

Hell Hath No Fury Like A First Lady Scorned (VIDEO)

Hell Hath No Fury Like A First Lady Scorned (VIDEO)

When Alabama Governor Robert Bentley’s affair with his senior political adviser, Rebekah Mason, broke into the spotlight in 2016, Bentley thought he could keep his post. After all, most of Alabama’s religious right was willing to overlook the fact that Bentley was cheating on his wife of 50 years, Dianne Bentley, because he dotted the right […]

Alabama Fundies Continued To Support ‘Family Values’ Governor After Affair Revealed (VIDEO)

Alabama Fundies Continued To Support ‘Family Values’ Governor After Affair Revealed (VIDEO)

On Monday, Alabama Governor Robert Bentley resigned rather than face certain removal from office and potential prosecution for using state resources to hide his affair with a former staffer. As late as Friday, however, Bentley was adamant that he would not step down. Never mind that the great majority of the most damning evidence against him […]

Alabama Governor Bentley Resigns Amid Marriage Scandal And Corruption (VIDEO)

Alabama Governor Bentley Resigns Amid Marriage Scandal And Corruption (VIDEO)

Why is it always the preachy ones? It is always the ones who are on a moral high horse who get caught. This time it is Alabama Governor Robert Bentley, who is FINALLY stepping down after several scandals. Governor Bentley opposed same sex marriage, he called it a ‘social-experiment.’ Well the tables have turned and instead […]

Why Police Reform Is About More Than Black Lives (VIDEO)

Why Police Reform Is About More Than Black Lives (VIDEO)

In 2014, Black Lives Matter used the wrongful death of Michael Brown to powerfully call the nation’s attention to a growing problem of police violence across America. Not only did it ask us if we believed the story that Michael Brown was a craven, dangerous suspect (many of us did), it asked us to reconsider […]

GOP Congressman Claims Healthcare Will Be More Affordable If We ‘Deport The Illegal Aliens’

GOP Congressman Claims Healthcare Will Be More Affordable If We ‘Deport The Illegal Aliens’

As Republicans come to the realization that their replacement for the Affordable Care Act is no longer viable, members of the party are lashing out at everyone they can think of and trying to attach blame for why healthcare is so expensive in the United States. On CNN today, the guest was Alabama Congressman Mo […]

Jeff Sessions And Al Franken Square Off Again – On SNL (VIDEO)

Jeff Sessions And Al Franken Square Off Again – On SNL (VIDEO)

Jeff Sessions, President Donald Trump’s pick for Attorney General, was one of his more controversial cabinet nominees. In 1986, Sessions was denied a position as a federal judge due to allegations of racism. Democrats tried to keep him from his nominated post, bringing up these past allegations as well as insinuating that he may, like […]

Alabama Radio Station Awesomely Participating In ‘A Day Without A Woman’ (VIDEO)

Alabama Radio Station Awesomely Participating In ‘A Day Without A Woman’ (VIDEO)

I love to see things like this out of my state. Today, March 8, 2017, is International Women’s Day and it is also the “A Day Without A Woman” strike. Many women are taking the day off paid and unpaid work and not shopping today. Businesses were urged to close for the day. There are […]

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