Blog Profile / Crooks and Liars

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Archived Since:January 31, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Hello Pot, Meet Kettle.

I gotta tell you something. Republicans are smoking way too much weed. I have proof. Newt Gingrich is calling Mitt Romney incompetent. Yeah. Newt says that Romney’s attempt to derail Trump was “pathetic” and “not particularly effective.” “It’s pathetic… I don’t know what happened to Mitt, but it is weird; it is bizarre,” Mr. Show More Summary


Oh. my. gawd. Someone put up a TrumpTweet on CNN's screen with replies before they'd actually read the first reply in the chain. If they had, they would have thought twice, because it asks if Trump's penis is as orange as his face. No, really. (h/t NicoleBelle)

Trump Sycophant Defends Torture. Of Course He Does.

The more we learn about the principles and values espoused by Trump and his surrogates, the more we must acknowledge their lack of human decency. Carl Higbie, former Navy Seal and opponent of women in combat roles in the military, is an ardent Trump supporter who wants the U.S. Show More Summary

Inspector General's Report On Clinton's Email Greatly Exaggerated By Media Outlets

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) released its anticipated report on the State Department's handling of email and cybersecurity. The report covers Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, but also includes an examinationShow More Summary

Must See: Ridiculous Craigslist Posting In Austin For 'Entry Level' Job

Want to see how bad the job market is? Look no farther than this IT job posting from last week's Craigslist offering $9.50 an hour and listing it as "entry level" while simultaneously requiring a ridiculous amount of skills and certifications. The...Show More Summary

Portland Police Chief Shoots Friend In Back, Calls It 'Self Inflicted.' Is Placed On Leave

On a hunting trip April 21, Portland Oregon Police Chief Larry O'Dea shot his friend in the back, then suggested that the wounded man accidentally shot himself. Portland police chief misled investigator about hunting accident, sheriff says Portland Police Chief Larry O'Dea On Leave Amid Probe He Covered Up Shooting NBC News Wow. Show More Summary

Trump Surrogate Defends 'Campaign Of Conspiracy Theories'

Trump's mouthpiece and oft-bonkers spokeswoman, Katrina Pierson, would likely defend her boss 'Mr. Trump' if he punched her in the face on live TV. Her history of defending her boss's insane ideas keeps her gainfully employed as the defender of the most unqualified sociopath to ever run for President. Show More Summary

Donald Trump Might Be The New Puke Funnel

The D.C. Establishment doesn't love the Clintons, but everyone apart from wingnuts and fringe-dwellers has for years accepted the conclusion that Vince Foster killed himself. The story was laid to rest -- at least until Donald TrumpShow More Summary

Whoops! Trump Staffer Mis-Sends Internal Memo To Politico

A Donald Trump spokesperson may have torpedoed her career and revealed an internal page in the Trump attack handbook today. It reads like a bad episode of a sitcom where a woman accidentally emails her boss instead of her coworker to complain about how she hates her boss. Show More Summary

Navy SEAL Trump Supporter Attacks Wounded Veteran Over Trump's Bogus Fundraising Figures

Last night on The Kelly File, Megyn had on two veterans, Navy SEAL and Trump supporter Carl Higbie, and a wounded veteran, Sgt. Robert Bartlett, to discuss the flap surrounding Donald Trump's fundraiser for veterans that has been under...Show More Summary

Coolest POTUS Ever: Obama Bonds W Female Vietnamese Rapper

Obama's trip to Vietnam got a rap soundtrack this week. The Vietnamese "Queen of Hip Hop", 26-year-old Hàng Lâm Trang Anh, who goes by the name Suboi, attended a town hall meeting with the President of the United States. “Do you need a little beat?” Obama asked her. Show More Summary

Chuck Todd: Does Hillary Clinton Need To Explain 'Why She Forgave Her Husband?'

Cokie's Law via Digby states: It comes from the Village maxim, "It doesn't matter if it's true or not, it's out there," which was based upon this quote from Cokie Roberts back in 1999: "At this point," said Roberts, "it doesn't much matter whether she said it or not because it's become part of the culture. Show More Summary

Bill O’Reilly Wants To Sue His Ex-Wife For $10 Million

The guy who can’t stop lecturing African Americans about problems in their families can’t seem to stop getting into his own family troubles. After losing custody of his two children, Bill O’Reilly now plans to sue his ex-wife for $10...Show More Summary

W. Virginians Can Now Carry Concealed Guns With No Permit Or Training

Starting today, May 24, 2016, legislation goes into effect that will allow most West Virginia residents to carry concealed handguns without a permit. They also aren't required to have any training. At all. As in zero. Nadda. Zilch. That means no safety training with a gun is required. Show More Summary

What!? Trump Slams New Mexico's Republican Governor At Rally

Doesn't any Republican in the world have the ability to reign in Donald Trump? What the actual freak is this guy doing heading up the party? The Washington Post is just a little bit TOTALLY FREAKING OUT OVER HERE. Emphasis added: During a 65-minute speech in Albuquerque last night, Donald Trump laced into New Mexico Republican Gov. Show More Summary

Elizabeth Warren's Epic Smackdown Of Donald Trump

If Hillary can muster anywhere near the outrage of Elizabeth Warren she wins easily against Trump. Source: Vox Donald Trump "will never be the president of the United States." That's the message US Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has been...Show More Summary

Now Is When I Remind You That The 'IRS Scandal' Is Pure Political Theater

On Tuesday, while Puerto Rico languishes and a pile of work faces our do-nothing House of Representatives, a hearing commenced to smear John Koskinen, current head of the IRS. The clip above is a very serious Steve King very seriously...Show More Summary

Mike's Blog Round Up

Mark Evanier: Don't forget it's still a long way to the election. Mock Paper Scissors: James O'Keefe is back doing what he does best -- making a fool of himself. Booman Tribune: Should we be worried that Republicans are "more engaged"...Show More Summary

Dem Senators Discuss Removing Debbie Wasserman Schultz

It's time for the Democrats to find the right person to break it to Debbie Wasserman Schultz that it's time to step down as DNC Chair. You don't think she reads The Hill, do you? Democrats on Capitol Hill are discussing whether Rep.Show More Summary

Arizona Senator Proves That Nobody Gives A Shit

Meet problem solver John Kavanagh, who we nominate as the new poster boy for Arizona’s political illogic. A couple months ago he had a fantastic idea. One reason cops are more and more often beating the crap out of people, he contemplated, is because they can’t do their jobs. Show More Summary

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