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Not that I expected any different, but there you go. Via I Stand With Planned Parenthood: An expert report submitted to congressional leadership today, concludes that the secretly recorded and heavily edited videos, released about Planned...Show More Summary
Fox News host Gretchen Carlson argued on Wednesday that the suspect who shot two WDBJ journalists and a person they were interviewing had committed a "hate crime" because he "shot three white people." Following the news that suspected gunman Vester L. Show More Summary
He also called her "a political whore for the New World Order" and "a monster." And it's a handy reminder of why making even a mild criticism of gun violence attracts a shit ton of crazy. Via Right Wing Watch: Right-wing pundit AlexShow More Summary
With this short statement, I think Hillary Clinton just became the only candidate of either party to take on the gun lobby -- and not incidentally, put herself in their crosshairs. Everyone else's "thoughts and prayers are with the families," but Hillary Clinton actually said she'd do something. Will other candidates join her? Stay tuned.
Jesse Watters’ ethnic slur about Univision anchor Jorge Ramos’ confrontation with Donald Trump was disgusting on its face but coming from Watters, who makes a habit of stalking and ambushing people for Fox News, it’s even more despicable. Fox’s...Show More Summary
From the Daily Beast: Vester Lee Flanagan’s bosses called 911 on the day they fired him from WDBJ because of his volatile behavior.... At a February 2013 meeting, WDBJ managers told Flanagan he wasn’t a good fit and would be terminated. Show More Summary
Blue America is at the tail end of a fundraising effort on behalf of Alex Law, the progressive Democrat running against South Jersey machine incumbent Donald Norcross, brother of notoriously corrupt party boss George Norcross. SinceShow More Summary
The same folks who are salivating over the Planned Parenthood fake videos that were proven to be 100% false are, of course, still at it. Hillary Clinton hires an American of Thai descent and they lose their minds because she worked for Planned Parenthood. Show More Summary
Alison Parker's father and boyfriend are grieving, and resolute. They had some strong words for NRA-beholden legislators in this country, and chose to share them on Fox News. Andy Parker appeared tonight on Fox News, alongside ChrisShow More Summary
Kris Kobach forgot to call Hillary Clinton an old poopy-head too, but that doesn't mean he didn't capitalize on the opportunity to look like the sexist pig he is. Also, it's pretty hilarious to see these guys all take to their Facebook...Show More Summary
Texas Governor Greg Abbott gave pastors nationwide their marching orders this week, exhorting them to get out that evangelical vote in the upcoming primaries and general election. Because values. “Religious liberty from the Bible and...Show More Summary
Crooked Timber: The opportunity cost of war. Emptywheel: Dick Cheney prepares to fearmonger again on aluminum tube day. Pharyngula: It must be true; it's on the hat. P3: Those who see education as a pie fight. Finally, pondering the favorite superheroes of Ted Cruz. This installment by Batocchio. E-mail tips to mbru AT crooksandliars DOT com.
h/t Capper. Open Thread below....
Back on July 12th, if you logged into Ashley Madison, you were greeted by this song blasting out of your computer speakers. However, people have yet to understand why the song was used by the hackers other than that some of the lyrics vaguely describe someone who is in trouble for doing something they shouldn't be. Show More Summary
CNN political analyst John Avlon took a shot at his own network on Wednesday for airing GOP hopeful Donald Trump's speeches for hours on end instead of practicing journalism and "calling B.S." on the candidate's rhetoric. After Trump...Show More Summary
These are the type of fanatics Donald Trump's xenophobia appeals to. via Fusion Donald Trump had Fusion and Univision anchor Jorge Ramos kicked out of his press conference in Dubuque, Iowa Tuesday evening after Ramos interrupted another...Show More Summary
Donald Trump pivoted from his Latino hate crusade long enough to mock Asians in his latest campaign appearance. On Tuesday, the former reality TV star played out a conversation he imagined he would have with negotiators from Asian nations. "Negotiating...Show More Summary
This morning the Duggar family published a statement saying that Josh Duggar had checked himself into a "long term rehabilitation center." It's all a little mysterious: We are so thankful for the outpouring of love, care and prayers for our family during this most difficult situation with Josh. Show More Summary
ABC News received a 22-page fax from someone claiming to be Bryce Williams this morning, blaming the shooting on the Charleston shootings earlier this year. A man claiming to be the gunman who killed a reporter and cameraman on liveShow More Summary
I can only imagine the Donald responding to this one: A national hate-group watchdog said on Wednesday that the real estate mogul Donald Trump has "white nationalist positions" on Latino immigrants, whether he considers himself a white...Show More Summary