Blog Profile / Crooks and Liars

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Archived Since:January 31, 2008

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Obama Calls For World Action On Climate Change

He also called it an "economic imperative." Everyone seems to understand that, except Republicans and their donors: Obama, speaking a few miles from the site of the Nov. 13 terrorist attack in the French capital, called for urgent action...Show More Summary

Megyn Kelly Attacks 'Liberal Media' For 'Biased' Planned Parenthood Coverage

After the horrific mass shooting on November 27 at a Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood facility, there's no question that Fox 'News' and the rest of right-wing, fake outrage machine has some of the blood on their hands. The fact that...Show More Summary

Chris Christie Is Now A Top-Tier Candidate In The Greenroomistan Primary

On ABC's This Week Sunday, Democratic strategist Maria Cardona uttered a Sunday talk show heresy: At this point, I don't see a path where Donald Trump probably doesn’t become the nominee. Matt Bai was having none of it. He assured us...Show More Summary

Fox’s Doocy Defends Trump, Claims He Remembers Muslims Celebrating On 9/11, Too

Fox host Steve Doocy came to Donald Trump’s aid this Monday by slyly suggesting – without actually saying – that Muslims had cheered on 9/11 in New Jersey, as Trump has claimed. After Donald Trump got hammered on Meet The Press Sunday...Show More Summary

They Built This

I've purposely not written about what happened at Planned Parenthood in Colorado Springs until now. As someone who proudly sits on the Boards of Planned Parenthood of SW Ohio and Planned Parenthood Advocates of Ohio (where I serve at Treasurer), and a longtime advocate for gun safety, I don't think it would've been a good idea. Show More Summary

Donald Trump Blasts Back At Chris Christie: 'He Was Very Weak The Other Day'

Gov. Chris Christie must be emboldened by his recent New Hampshire endorsement so he attacked Donald Trump for promoting the phony "cheering NJ Muslim" story today. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Monday that Donald Trump was wrong...Show More Summary

Well, Color Me Surprised!

Violence and misogyny go together like a grilled cheese sandwich and tomato soup! Via The Post and Courier: Police and court records show that Dear has had a troubled history in the Lowcountry, including with his ex-wives. The rape accusation...Show More Summary

Scooter The Red-Nosed Weasel

Poor Scott Walker. First he falls in the polls. Then he falls out of the presidential race. Now he falls on his arse at a Christmas tree lighting ceremony: Gov. Scott Walker made his annual Christmas tree lighting event more eventful...Show More Summary

Ted Cruz: 'The Overwhelming Majority Of Violent Criminals Are Democrats'

Provocation for provocation's sake, Cruz, like Trump, openly plays to the base's paranoia and prejudices once again. Source: Politico Ted Cruz on Monday equated Democrats with violent crime. In an interview with conservative radio host...Show More Summary

Christmas Caroling In The Suburbs

It's always instructive to blow up people's misconceptions, yes?

Jake Tapper Hammers Trump Advisor For Insisting He Wasn't Mocking Disabled NYT Reporter

It looks like the media is finally growing tired of the monster they helped to create. You and your buddies built this, Jake. So sorry to see the Trump campaign and their over-the-top, blatant lies are finally starting to wear on you. Show More Summary

Christmas Tree Oh Christmas Tree: A New Record For DC Cynicism?

Every year, corporate lobbyists look for must-pass budget bills to attach riders to that help pad their companies' profits with specially designed tax loopholes or subsidies. These insider deals would make any normal ethical person blush, but they are part and parcel of a DC culture which has grown steadily more corrupt over the last 35 decades. Show More Summary

Senate GOP Planning How They're Going To Repeal Obamacare -- Again

After seeing John Boehner descend into the pits of purity hell over his failure to get an Obamacare repeal bill on Obama's desk, Mitch McConnell is not about to find himself on the same trajectory. Brace yourself, because they have to...Show More Summary

We'll Match Your Donation To #StandWithPlannedParenthood

With Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday having become something of an orgy of over-indulgence, somebody somewhere came up with the idea that the Tuesday after Thanksgiving should usher in the benevolent side of the holiday with a call to give back. Show More Summary

Mike's Blog Round Up

Blue in the Bluegrass - Kentucky: now fu%$ed by fracking! Gin and Tacos - which one is the shooter? Mad Mike's America - wearing the yellow crescent badge; Stupidparty Math v. Myth - shorter GOP: oh no, it was nothing we said or did! The...Show More Summary

Larry Wilmore Slams Fox And The GOP For Serving Up The 'Haterade' On Planned Parenthood

The Nightly Show's Larry Wilmore gave the Republican presidential candidates and Fox "News" the treatment they deserved after this week's shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs. Wilmore opened up the show this Monday...Show More Summary

Open Thread - Fake Ads In Paris

Brandalism put fake ads in Paris bus stops to counter the greenwashing of sponsoring corporations. More at the link. Open thread below....

O'Reilly: 'Planned Parenthood Is In The Baby Body Parts Business' And Deserves Criticism

Bill O'Reilly continues to deny he's got Dr. George Tiller's blood all over his well-stained hands. Bill-O used his Talking Points Memo segment this Monday to once again deny that his over the top rhetoric and calling Dr. George Tiller "Tiller the baby killer" night after night had anything to do whatsoever with his murder. read more

C&L's Late Night Music Club With Fu Manchu

A friend of mine did a 9 hour drive one way to be home for the Thanksgiving weekend. He gave me a heads up a few days before he arrived saying "Dude, I am going to need a driving mix to blast on the way back." He was only going to be in town for 36 hours total. I got the mix done. Show More Summary

Starbucks Cup Evangelist Called For Assassination Of Abortion Providers

You can call this video what you want, but I'll call it terrorism. It's no different than when ISIS threatens to behead journalists, and it isn't just said for effect. Just after the Center for Medical Progress posted their edited, deceptive,...Show More Summary

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