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Republicans Suddenly Against Campus Rape: MOAR GUNS Needed

Image via Shutterstock In today's mixed up conservative America, there's absolutely nothing that can't be fixed with the application of MOAR GUNS: In Bid to Allow Guns on Campus, Weapons Are Linked to Fighting Sexual Assault. "If you've got a person that's raped because you wouldn't let them carry a firearm...

Bill O'Reilly Is Spoiling for a Holy War

YouTube Last night I took a quick run through right wing Twitter just for laughs, and saw tweet after tweet from self-identified "conservative Christian patriots" calling for every last person in the Middle East to be slaughtered in retribution for ISIS atrocities against Christians. I tweeted this after being exposed to...

And Now, the Awful Right Wing Tweet of the Day

The day is still young, but the usual wingnut suspects are going to have to work hard to top this absolutely awful tweet from convicted felon Dinesh D'Souza. YOU CAN TAKE THE BOY OUT OF THE GHETTO...Watch this vulgar man show his stuff, while America cowers in embarrassment pic.twitter.com/C9yLG4QoOK --...

A Must-See, Totally Berserk NPR Tiny Desk Concert: Mucca Pazza

YouTube This has to be the craziest NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert ever. A glorious noise indeed. When I first imagined Mucca Pazza at the Tiny Desk, I honestly had no idea how the Chicago band's 23 members would fit in -- in the literal sense of the term. To load-test...

Paris City Council Votes to Sue Fox News Over False "No-Go Zones" Reports

Last month, Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo announced on CNN that she planned to sue Fox News for defaming the city of Paris with their false claims about Muslim-controlled "no-go zones." (And I should add that conservatives all over the media are still repeating these false claims.) Today in Paris, the City...

Pat Robertson Says Satanic Covens Use Facebook to Put Curses on Fetuses

YouTube I'm not sure what's more disturbing about this clip from Right Wing Watch; that religious right crocodile Pat Robertson thinks satanic covens are using Facebook to put curses on fetuses, or that the woman asking the question apparently is willing to accept this kind of seriously bad craziness at face...

Fox's Fake Psychoanalyst Dr. Ablow: Obama Sees America as "Bigger Threat" Than Terrorism

Media Matters It's deeply unethical for any psychiatrist to express an opinion about a person he hasn't actually consulted, but that obviously doesn't matter in the least to Fox News or Dr. Keith Ablow. In this clip from Media Matters, Ablow does it again, expressing his fake opinion that Obama has...

A Song You Never Expected to Hear on Solo Acoustic Guitar: Luca Stricagnoli, "Thunderstruck" (AC/DC)

YouTube Turn it up. Guitar Tabs, CDs & Mp3s available at http://www.candyrat.com/artists/LucaStricagnoli/LucaStricagnoli "Thunderstruck" by AC/DC arranged and performed by Luca Stricagnoli Guitar made by Davide Serracini.http://www.serracini.it/wordpress/ Video by Federico Scaglia http://www.pazart.it

Breaking: Suspect Arrested in Houston Islamic Center Arson

Just coming across the news sites now -- a suspect has been arrested in Houston in connection with the arson attack against an Islamic center. Houston arson investigators have made an arrest in the early morning fire Friday at an Islamic center on the city's southeast side, fire department...

Right Wing Crackpot Chuck C. Johnson Wants You to Pay Him to Send Him a Story Tip

Our hilarious Chuck C. Johnson story of the day: the guy who outs Ebola and rape victims and thinks President Obama is secretly gay has now launched something he calls a "tip engine:" Submit a Tip to GotNews - GotNews. Lots of sites have a way for readers to send in...

Ben Carson Calls for War Against ISIS With "No Rules"

YouTube Dr. Ben Carson, the young Earth creationist neurosurgeon currently considered a frontrunner for the GOP presidential nomination, told Fox News' Bill Hemmer today that the US should go to war against ISIS -- without any rules. According to Carson, US soldiers fear being prosecuted for doing "politically incorrect" things (which...

Sunday Acoustic: Calum Graham, "Burning Up"

YouTube A really cool song from acoustic finger-style guy Calum Graham. Who knew he could sing too? EP "Burning Up" & Guitar Tab available at http://www.candyrat.com/artists/calumgraham iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/burning-up-single/id961176810 Calum's...Show More Summary

Chuck C. Johnson's Birther Extravaganza on Twitter: "Note the Hands"

As we've documented here at LGF, blogger (and stalker) Chuck C. Johnson has long been carrying on a flirtation with the bizarre and essentially racist right wing conspiracy theory that's come to be known as "Birtherism." In May of last year, he spoke at an event in Pacific Palisades, California,...

Valentine's Day Blues: Joe Bonamassa and Beth Hart, "Sinner's Prayer"

YouTube Live at the Beacon Theatre in New York, here's another incredible performance from Beth Hart and Joe Bonamassa. (And Happy Valentine's Day to all LGF readers!)

Friday Night Jam: Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa, "Nutbush City Limits"

YouTube Here's Beth Hart and Joe Bonamassa, tearing up a song originally made popular by Ike and Tina Turner shortly before Tina bailed on Ike. And I do mean "tearing it up."

Busted: Rand Paul Lies Twice in One Day That He Has a Biology Degree

At the Washington Post, Glenn Kessler catches Rand Paul lying outright about his nonexistent biology degree. The Facts Paul mentioned his alleged degree at the conference not once, but twice. First, in an exchange with TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington, Paul said: Arrington: "Let's talk about economics because maybe you can actually...

Watch Live: President Obama Speaks on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection

YouTube The President delivers remark at the Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection at Stanford University to help shape public and private sector efforts to protect American consumers and companies from growing threats to consumers and commercial networks. The Summit brings together major stakeholders on consumer financial protection issues to...

American Family Association Loon Sandy Rios: 'Real Experts' Know Evolution Has Been 'Disproven'

SoundCloud Bryan Fischer isn't the only swivel-eyed loon at the far right American Family Association. Their "governmental affairs director" Sandy Rios is also a special piece of work, and today RightWingWatch highlights her authoritative statements about the theory of evolution: Sandy Rios: 'The Real Experts' Know Evolution Has Been 'Disproven'. According to...

Canada's Fox News Equivalent Is Going Out of Business

Right wing propaganda is apparently not very popular in Canada. Sun News Network, the Canadian equivalent of the US's Fox News, is shutting down tomorrow. Sun News Network will go dark on Friday following a fruitless search for a buyer. With mounting financial losses, there was no alternative to closing the...

Did Chris Christie Block a Casino Deal to Help Sheldon Adelson?

Hunter Walker of Business Insider has a fascinating story today on reports that Gov. Chris Christie may have interfered with a deal to bring a major online gambling company to New Jersey, to benefit right wing gambling mogul Sheldon Adelson: Christie Accused of Blocking Casino Deal for Adelson. The company...

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