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Filed Under:US Politics / Liberal
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Archived Since:January 31, 2008

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Open Thread - By The Time I Get To ComicCon...

Wonder Woman? Damn right, Wonder Woman! Image from here. Open thread below...

Rudy Giuliani Pulls The 'Black On Black Crime' Card While Discussing Ferguson Protests

A few months ago, Ta-Nehisi Coates wrote what is a perfect response to what we just saw from former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on this Sunday's Meet the Press, when he decided to play the "black on black crime" card as a way to...Show More Summary

This Week In 'Both Sides Do It' Matthew Dowd Edition

From this Sunday's This Week 'This Week' Transcript: President Obama">This Week with George Stephanopoulos, GOP professional turd polisher and former Bushie Matthew Dowd doing what he does best... blaming "both sides" and WashingtonShow More Summary

SNL Trolls President Obama For Acting Like Reagan And Bush

President Obama has enacted the fewest Executive Orders of recent presidents. St. Ronnie Reagan and Bush the elder both did the exact same thing President Obama decided to do this last week. His speech on executive action, which took up the slack for the House which has refused to take a vote for over 18 months on a bill the Senate passed 68-32. Show More Summary

Ted Cruz Hates Immigrants So Much That His New Govt. Shutdown Would Even Keep Eric Holder In Place

Fox News host Chris Wallace pointed out to Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) on Sunday that his latest scheme to shut down part of the government would prevent Attorney General Eric Holder's replacement from being confirmed. During an interview on...Show More Summary

Lindsey Graham Calls House GOP Benghazi Report 'Full Of Crap'

Who didn't see this coming? As we already discussed here, the Republican-controlled House Intelligence Committee finally released their report this Friday which debunked all of the running conspiracy theories on Benghazi that we've been hearing in a continuous loop over at Fox "news" and from our Republican members of Congress. Show More Summary

Fox's Eric Bolling Accuses 'President Obama And His Minions' Of Ripping America Apart

Fox's resident flame thrower Eric Bolling wrapped this Saturday's Cashin' In with a huge heaping helping of projection and by pretending that everything was going just wonderfully in the United States until that evil Kenyan usurper came...Show More Summary

Sunday Morning Bobblehead Thread

Hope you had a great week and weekend and I wish you all a safe and Happy Thanksgiving next week. Here's what's on the menu today: ABC's "This Week" - President Barack Obama. --- NBC's "Meet the Press" -Sens. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., and...Show More Summary

Mike's Blog Round Up

Echidne of the Snakes - the GOP even hates their own women; emptywheel - death by drone, now with New Rules! The BradBlog - we're Number 26! we're Number 26! The Hinterland Gazette - GOP covers up fact that there was no Benghazi cover-up; Whiskey...Show More Summary

C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Yes

I've always loved this song from 1971's the 'Yes Album' mostly because of the first 3:45, but it's still a classic. What about you? List your favorite "Yes" songs down below. I was going to post a song from either "Fragile" or the revamped Yes band with Trevor Rabin because he was so awesome, but I'll save those for another time.

Wingnut Cartoonist At Indy Star Gets His Cartoon Yanked

The stupidest thing about this story is that the Indianapolis Star originally removed the moustache of the character going through the window after all the criticism, to make him appear less "ethnic". That move was greeted with widespread...Show More Summary

Hannity Pre-Blames Obama For Any Violence In Ferguson

Sean Hannity is ready for the Ferguson, Missouri grand jury’s decision on whether or not to indict police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of unarmed Michael Brown. Whatever unrest happens, it will be the Obama administration’s...Show More Summary

Ron Johnson Won't Self-Finance 2016 Campaign Just Like He Didn't In 2010

US Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI) was recently on C-SPAN where he said that he would not self-finance his 2016 campaign for reelection: When Sen. Ron Johnson seeks re-election in 2016, don't look for the Wisconsin Republican to open hisShow More Summary

JFK Speaks About Immigration And Xenophobia

On this 51st anniversary of the assassination of John F. Kennedy, a few words from him on immigration: From the start, immigration policy has been a prominent subject of discussion in America. This is as it must be in a democracy, where...Show More Summary

Blacksphere's Kevin Jackson Calls Sharpton A Race Pimper

Fox and Friends couldn't be happier with the situation brewing in Ferguson, Missouri. In typical Fox style, they are projecting their desire to escalate racial tensions on the people who are organizing non-violent demonstrations on the behalf of murdered African-American young men at the hands of law enforcement. Show More Summary

Popcorn Turkey

It's that time of year again. Thanksgiving is just around the corner and people are starting the hustle and bustle of planning and preparing for their Turkey Day feast. In case the gentle reader is bored of the same old routine, here...Show More Summary

Obama Schools Wimpy Dems On How To Campaign On Immigration Reform

President Obama returned to the same high school that he spoke at in January, 2013 about immigration reform, and boy was he on fire, as was the crowd. As Rachel says, he is showing Democrats how they could have framed the message in the midterms to their advantage instead of running away from it. Show More Summary

What Does Our Effete Nihilist President Have Against Hunky Tar Sands Enablers?

In her latest cry of despair at the supposed horrors of the Obama presidency -- this one's titled "The Nihilist in the White House" -- Peggy Noonan explains the real meaning of Keystone: And there is the Keystone XL pipeline and the administration's apparent intent to veto a bill that allows it. Show More Summary

Texas Approves Textbook Teaching Moses As One Of The Founding Fathers

Next thing you know, Rush will be out with a new children's book about Moses, Hamilton and George Washington, because Texas is leading us all down the path of learned ignorance. Patheos: On Friday the Republican-controlled Texas State Board of Education voted along party lines 10-5 to approve the biased and inaccurate textbooks. Show More Summary

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