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Trump Raises Middle Finger To GOP, Says 'No Pivot!'

Donald Trump is visiting Milwaukee tonight, because they don't have enough issues right now without him adding to the mix. In an interview with WKBT-TV, Trump dashed the hopes of all the Republican establishment types who thought maybe he'd make that mythical "pivot" to general election mode. "I am who I am," Trump defiantly declared. Show More Summary

FBI Confirms Clinton Did Not Originate Classified Information In Her Emails

A letter sent by FBI Acting Assistant Director Jason Herring to the House Oversight Committee confirms that the three emails media is making such hay over did not originate with Secretary Clinton, nor was the use of the term "extremely...Show More Summary

Roger Stone's 'Rigged Election' Conspiracies Get Space At 'The Hill'

The Hill has until recently been regarded as an unbiased reporter of Capitol Hill news and information. But this year's election combined (obviously) with a strong desire for clickbait has led them to publish a "column" by well-known conspiracy theorist and Alex Jones BFF, as well as CNN contributor, Roger Stone. Show More Summary

Rudy Giuliani Blames 'Abbreviated Language' For 9/11 Gaffe

After Rudy Giuliani was pillared with massive criticisms for omitting the 9/11 attacks when he tried to score political points for Donald Trump, Rudy blamed his horrific gaffe on speaking in a somewhat "abbreviated language." WTF does...Show More Summary

Report: Roger Ailes Is Helping Trump Prepare For Debates

What's the saying? "You can't keep a rich sexual predator down"? The NY Times is reporting that recently deposed Fox News' chief Roger Ailes, who was dismissed for sexual harassment allegations is now officially advising Donald Trump...Show More Summary

Today In Republican Civil War: Rand Paul Vs. Liz Cheney

Liz Cheney, daughter of former Vice President Dick "Darth" Cheney, former Fox News personality and "the most important Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs in our nation's history, maybe ever" (h/t Tengrain) failed at her attempt to oust a sitting Republican Senator in 2014, is back running for the state's lone House seat. Show More Summary

Sean Hannity Says CNN's Coverage Kisses 'Hillary Clinton's Ass'

Sean Hannity often describes himself as an "originalist" in the Antonin Scalia mode, but what he really is a propaganda warrior of the Republican party. He joined Fox and Friends this morning and blasted CNN's Brian Stelter from "Reliable...Show More Summary

Walker Needlessly Deploys National Guard In Milwaukee

On Monday, Scott Walker appeared on Fox's The Kelly Files to help blow some dog whistles regarding the racial unrest in Milwaukee. Walker proudly talked about how he ordered the National Guard to be ready to assist but did not deploy them yet. Show More Summary

The Trump Anvil Weighs Heavy Around Kelly Ayotte's Neck

Kelly Ayotte has been trying to have it both ways for months now, saying she'll vote for Trump but won't endorse him. This sort of mealy-mouthed non-endorsement of the Republican nominee has done her no favors though, and as Trump's popularity in the state declines so has her chances of remaining in the U.S. Show More Summary

Hedge Fund Billionaire Pledges $500,000 To Defeat Zephyr Teachout

Zephyr Teachout's campaign for Congress is Ground Zero for fighting billionaires and SuperPACs. There is no clearer difference in political outlooks than the contest between Teachout and her Republican opponent John Faso. After discovering...Show More Summary

Supporter Rep. Mark Sanford Tells Trump: 'Release Your Tax Returns'

C&L readers know all about dead beat dad, Rep. Mark Sanford's adulterous affair while being governor, but he still had harsh words for his candidate, Donald Trump and his refusal to release his tax returns. Presidential candidates releasing...Show More Summary

Democrats Never Get Mandates

I have some reservations about Hillary Clinton's electoral strategy, but unlike many of the people quoted in this New York Times story, I'm not going to worry about whether the strategy is going to deprive her of a mandate. I know Democrats...Show More Summary

Midday Open Thread: Tim Kaine's Beer, BBQ, And Bluegrass Night

A welcome respite from the hate-filled affairs from the other side. Source: Politico ASHEVILLE, N.C. — Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine went all in during his North Carolina visit Monday night, busting out his harmonica...Show More Summary

Mike's Blog Round Up

Brad Delong: After the latest polling data from Gallup, it’s becoming clearer that white racial resentment isn’t a bug, but the defining feature of the Trump campaign. Shakesville: After a recent study on male masculinity, the researcher suggests a man without hand is not a man at all. Show More Summary

Country, What Is The Matter With You?

As a denizen of the Internets given to spouting personal opinions I'm not easily offended. I can't afford to be. It's hard enough to write without having to do it curled up in a fetal position, tears in my eyes, sucking my thumb. But...Show More Summary

Bill O'Reilly: Media Using Saul Alinsky's Rules For Radicals Against Trump

Bill-O wants us to believe that anyone outside of the right wing media bubble even knows who the hell Saul Alinsky is. Here's O'Reilly during his Talking Points Memo this Monday evening, serving up another big heaping helping of projection...Show More Summary

C&L's Late Nite Music Club With The The

Have you ever wondered when Matt Johnson of The The was born. Well, this is the day (he was born August 15th in 1961.) What are you listening to tonight?

Hilarity: Twitter Imagines The 'Trump News Network' Lineup

Twitter is a truly great place. Not only can you tweet about news, politics, gossip, but you can post cat videos, learn about makeup tutorials and get attacked by a range of fanatics (White Nationalists, ammosexuals and forced birthers). Today,...Show More Summary

Fox News' Host: Donald Trump Gets All His Policy Ideas From Watching Fox News

Fox News' "The Five" co-host Greg Gutfeld joined the ladies of "Outnumbered" and made an honest observation of Donald Trump. As they were discussing the upcoming speech Donald Trump is going to give today, which supposedly will lay out...Show More Summary

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