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Russian State TV Brags About Victory In Syria, Strength Over America

Russian State TV is crowing about their "strength" over the United States. Could Donald's stupidity have anything to do with it? Ya think? Still think we haven’t been invaded? @GOP Russia's state TV program entitled, "America's weakness...Show More Summary

Friday Funny: 26 European Countries Have Banned Richard Spencer

Poor Richard Spencer. Purveyor of white nationalism, face of the alt-Right and President of the National Policy Institute (a white nationalist think tank) has reportedly been banned from 26 European countries. Um, his whole platformShow More Summary

Complaint Filed Against Kellyanne Conway For Violating The Hatch Act, Again

The former Director of US Office of Gov't Ethics Walter Shaub has filed a complaint against Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway for violating the Hatch Act by using her position in the White House to promote a candidate while attacking another. CLC...Show More Summary

Whoops! Jeanine Pirro Caught On Air Saying ‘You’re Pissing Me Off’ To Staffer

Just before welcoming viewers back to a “special edition of Hannity” last night, Pirro looked to her left and said, “You know, you’re pissing me off” to some unfortunate staffer off screen. Apparently realizing she was live, Pirro cut...Show More Summary

Al Franken Will Not Resign; Says He Will 'Regain Trust' Of Voters

Still astounded that any man doesn't know grabbing your butt is "crossing a line," but okay. Via Politico: Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) said on Thursday he feels "terribly that he could make women feel so badly," and he has learned that...Show More Summary

Yes, America, Voter ID Is A Poll Tax To Cheat At Elections

Meet Marvin. Marvin is a wonderful, sweet gentleman who lives in a tiny boarding house in Atlanta. We met him this summer and we started working to get him an ID. But Marvin was born in a Jim Crow town that didn't give birth certificates to black babies. Show More Summary

Author: Trump Fears Black People

Author Tony Schwartz, who co-authored "The Art of The Deal" and is a contributor to :"The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump, was on CNN to discuss Trump's recent rash of Tweetrage at Lavar Ball. Schwartz tells us what we already know -Show More Summary

Mike's Blog Round Up

Off the Kuff: Federal court strikes down dangerous Texas restriction on common abortion procedure. Plunderbund: Charter school politics and sexual improprieties may have crossed paths in the Ohio legislature. EclectaBlog: For Michigan...Show More Summary

Open Thread - Ivanka Welcomed Back To NYC

If you think Ivanka's clothing line is marked down, you should see the Trump hotel properties (prices down an average of 36% since he became the so-called president). Thanks Vladimir! Open thread below...

C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Dee Dee Sharp

This song is a bit of a Thanksgiving tradition in my house. What's the feast like without gravy for the mash potatoes. Be sure you dance with someone this evening. What are you listening to tonight?

Happy Thanksgiving! Michael Flynn Appears To Have Flipped

It's starting to look like Robert Mueller may have given the Resistance another reason to be thankful this Thanksgiving. The New York Times is reporting that Flynn's lawyers have notified Trump's legal team that they can no longer talk...Show More Summary

Texas Republicans Concerned That Democrats Are 'Coming For Us!'

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, a man far too concerned about what’s happening in women’s bathrooms than just casual curiosity would deem necessary, has made a proclamation: Patrick: Democrats are 'coming for us' I hate when he steals our super-secret...Show More Summary

Seth Meyers On Jeff Sessions: 'His Standup Special Is Called 'I Don't Recall' '

Wednesday Night Seth Meyers showed we all have a lot to be thankful for: A totally incompetent Trump campaign and White House, so stupid they didn't cover their tracks in meeting with Russian government officials, or cover their lies...Show More Summary

Activism: Saving The ACA: People We Like

The video above shows a constituent losing his temper with Rep. Tom MacArthur over health care, during a town hall meeting in May of 2017. Please note the following bad news: I hate to report Murkowski has flip flopped and now unconditionally supports repeal of the individual mandate. Show More Summary

Thanksgiving Football Open Thread

Times shown are Eastern. How are you celebrating today? What's your pick for the winning team(s)? It's a Thanksgiving Day open thread too. We at Crooks and Liars are SO grateful to you, our readers and commenters, for hanging in there with us as we RESIST in the age of Trump. Thank you.

Trickle Down Vs. Bottom Up? Easy Choice.

Mike's an old Clinton-ite, so he knows a thing or two about good economic policy. Spoiler alert: trickle down is not it.

Limbaugh Previews What Your Right-Wing Uncle Will Say On Thanksgiving About Sex Predators

If you're wondering what your right-wing uncle is going to say on Thanksgiving about Roy Moore and other headline-grabbing sex predators, let me try to prepare you. He's probably going to tell you that sexual misconduct is exclusively a liberal problem. Show More Summary

Republican On Roy Moore: 'I'd Break His Face' If It Was My Daughter

The first-term Republican congressman and former Navy SEAL gave some much needed straight talk about the morally bankrupt politics of supporting a man accused of sexually assaulting children. Source: The Hill Republican Rep. Scott Taylor...Show More Summary

Mike's Blog Round Up

VoxEU: Are governments moving away from progressive redistribution? The Grist: Are coastal cities facing a doomsday scenario from melting Antarctic ice cliffs? Lawyers, Guns and Money: Can Scott Walker’s embrace of Foxconn get any more problematic? Speaking of which, your quote of the day: "No, I don't benefit. Show More Summary

Throwback Thursday: Joy Reid To Trump Supporters, November 12, 2016

Happy Thanksgiving. This year I am grateful for Joy-Ann Reid's coverage of the Donald Trump debacle. Remembering what she said her first show after the election is a reminder of how smart Joy is, and how much her analysis has been proven...Show More Summary

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