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Archived Since:February 7, 2008

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Yet Another Bogus Ebola-Obama Conspiracy Story From the Dumbest Man on the Internet

Several right wing sites are already parroting the latest "Obama wants us all to die of Ebola" conspiracy theory, led by the irrepressible stupidity of Jim Hoft, aka Gateway Pundit, aka DMOTI, aka SMOTI: Report: Obama Administration Pressured News Outlets to Not Report Suspected Ebola Cases | the Gateway Pundit. ...

Wednesday Night Acoustic Jam: Jon Gomm, Dance of the Last Rhino

YouTube Download the song for a penny, only from http://jongomm.com/downloads (offer ends soon!) Get the Guitar Tab at http://jongomm.com/guitar-tabs 10% of all proceeds go to Save The Rhino http://www.savetherhino.org/ Dedicated to the irresistible groove of Thomas Leeb. I originally wrote this tune specially for playing in South Africa. South Africans are the human...

Climate Change Denier James Inhofe to Lead Senate Environment Committee

The very last person you'd ever want to see in charge of the Senate Environment Committee will now probably be in charge of the Senate Environment Committee. On handing Republicans control of the Senate on Tuesday, Americans effectively voted for the party's hostile plans against President Barack Obama's environmental legacy....

How to Buy an Election

Image via Shutterstock A big factor in the Republican mid-term victories: Big Money. And they vowed to pick up the beat again in 2016, even as the party's conservative wing pledged costly and damaging primary battles in response -- starting with the presidential race. "We've entered a season of bloody Republican...

Michelle Obama Calls for African-Americans to Vote, Right Wing Blogs Hear "Fried Chicken," Spew Racism

What Michelle Obama just said about fried chicken would get a Republican labeled a racist http://t.co/988NHyUawe pic.twitter.com/X13JyRpxUv -- Young Conservatives (@YoungCons) November 4, 2014 Today when I checked in to Twitter, I noticed a lot of conservatives tweeting about an interview First Lady Michelle Obama gave to NewsOne Now,...

John Oliver Examines the Freaky Stuff Going on in State Legislatures

YouTube There's a lot of wacky inadvertently comedic stuff going on in local races this year, and here's John Oliver mining that rich motherlode of material for an extended bit from last night's Last Week Tonight.

Lord Monckton the Birther: Support Sheriff Joe Arpaio's Congressional Investigation

Did you know that Lord Christopher Monckton, known around LGF as the Original Swivel-Eyed Loon for his long history of obtuse, deceptive climate change denialism, his frequent appearances on the Alex Jones show, and his testimony to the House Energy Independence and Global Warming Commitee as the Republican Party's sole...

Oregon: Test Shows Liberian Woman Under Observation Does Not Have Ebola

Image via Shutterstock OregonLive.com is reporting tonight that the Liberian woman hospitalized for observation on Friday with a self-monitored fever does not have Ebola. A Liberian woman who was hospitalized Friday in Milwaukie over fears she has Ebola does not have the disease, health care officials said on Sunday. "Based on test...

Sarah Palin: Don't Shackle Us With Your Snobbish Shunning, Obama Needs to Be Spanked

Sarah Palin's latest word salad is even more incoherent and ranty than usual -- a monumental wall of authentic wingnut gibberish. That nasty Obama guy is oppressing her again by suggesting women should have access to cheaper, better day care. (Do I even have to tell you that the Obama quote...

Audio Recordings Show Police/FAA Shut Down Airspace Over Ferguson to Keep Media Out

Weapons safety rule #2: "Never point your weapon at anything you do not intend to shoot." http://t.co/tAtnqaOvW5 pic.twitter.com/Y3mdBsuiWZ -- Paul Szoldra (@PaulSzoldra) August 12, 2014 You may remember this LGF post from last August, when Ferguson, Missouri, erupted in street protests after the shooting death of Michael Brown: FAA...

Sarah Palin's Wall of Wingnut Gibberish: Don't You Shackle Us With Your Snobbish Shunning

Sarah Palin's latest word salad is even more incoherent and ranty than usual -- a monumental wall of authentic wingnut gibberish. That nasty Obama guy is oppressing her again by suggesting women should have access to cheaper, better day care. (Do I even have to tell you that the Obama quote...

James Baker: I Barred Netanyahu From State Department

Former Secretary of State James Baker said today on CNN that when he was in office during the George H. W. Bush administration, he barred Benjamin Netanyahu from the State Department for saying US Middle East policy was "based on lies and distortions." Baker said that Netanyahu - then a...

Update on America's Only Current Confirmed Ebola Patient: Condition Upgraded to "Stable"

Dr. Craig Spencer in Guinea With all of the hysteria and fear-mongering about Ebola, we should remember that there is currently exactly one person in the whole country (out of more than 316 million) who is actually being treated for the disease: New York's Dr. Craig Spencer, who worked in close...

About Former CBS News Reporter Sharyl Attkisson's Ridiculous "Hacking" Video

YouTube There are so many deranged stories coming out of the right wing these days that it's hard to keep up; so I just caught up on the latest ridiculous allegations by former CBS News reporter Sharyl Attkisson. Attkisson released a video that she says shows her computer being "hacked" by super-secret...

The Title of Jim Hoft's Latest Fear-Mongering Post Is Debunked by His Own Post

The mindless, dishonest fear-mongering never stops. The Dumbest Man on the Internet is relentless. And now, his latest tactic is to use a title that's completely belied by the actual article he's quoting; he obviously knows his knuckle-dragging audience of right wing goons aren't going to read or care about...

The Unethical, Dishonest Ebola Coverage of Right Wing Stalker Chuck C. Johnson

In the past month, right wing blogger/stalker Chuck C. Johnson's coverage of Ebola cases in the United States has included publishing home addresses of Ebola patients and their family members as well as numerous photos of victims' families. In some cases, Johnson has launched personal attacks on patients and their families,...

Maine Judge Lifts Mandatory Quarantine on Ebola Nurse Kaci Hickox

I love it when the media publish two completely contradictory reports; in this case, it's about the state of Maine's attempt to impose a mandatory quarantine on nurse Kaci Hickox, in which Judge Charles C. LaVerdiere has ruled... something. The Associated Press says: Judge Rejects Ebola Quarantine for Nurse. FORT KENT,...

Has Kaci Hickox Been Quarantined by Court Order? AP and NYT Contradict Each Other

I love it when the media publish two completely contradictory reports; in this case, it's about the state of Maine's attempt to impose a mandatory quarantine on nurse Kaci Hickox, in which Judge Charles C. LaVerdiere has ruled... something. The Associated Press says: Judge Rejects Ebola Quarantine for Nurse. FORT KENT,...

Stephen Colbert vs. Gamergate

Comedy Central Video Comedy Central Video It's in the "Humor" category, but what's going on in the nearly incomprehensible "Gamergate" controversy really isn't terribly funny.

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