Blog Profile / Crooks and Liars

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Archived Since:January 31, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Everyone Using The Internet Is Screwed, Part Infinity

I hate to start the week with an "everything is awful" post, but really. Those of us who thought we'd done the right thing by joining LifeLock in the wake of the Equifax breach got a hard smack from John Oliver last night. At the ten...Show More Summary

Isikoff: Russian Trolls Were Ordered To Watch House Of Cards

CNN's Chris Cuomo introduced Yahoo News correspondent Michael Isikoff, who broke the story that Russian trolls were forced to watch "House of Cards" to learn about American politics. Isikoff said an independent Russian TV station tracked...Show More Summary

Rex Tillerson Massages Trump's Ego, But Still Wants To Stay In Iran Nuclear Deal

Rex Tillerson told CNN's Jake Tapper that the U.S. should stay in the Iran nuclear deal, but then stroked his boss' ego by saying Trump did as well. On Friday, Trump decertified the Iran deal as a precursor to leaving it all together. Trump...Show More Summary

Bombshell Expose: Big Pharma Wrote Bill That Crippled DEA Fight Against Opioid Epidemic

A joint investigation with CBS 60 Minutes and the Washington Post uncovered how Big Pharma rewrote the enforcement rules the DEA used to fight the opioid epidemic. Morning Joe talked to Washington Post reporter Scott Higham, who co-wrote the story with Lenny Bernstein. Higham talked about Joseph T. Show More Summary

Mike's Blog Round Up

What Would Jack Do: In response to the Las Vegas massacre, Republicans promise swift and decisive action against.....abortion. Green Eagle: Here's a nasty little episode from Roy Moore's past. The Mahablog: Harvey Weinstein types exist all across the political spectrum. Show More Summary

2018's Most Important Primaries

If you've been with Blue America for enough years, you'll remember the excruciating battles we backed for Donna Edwards, Beto O'Rourke and Matt Cartwright when they took on corrupt old conservative Democrats in, respectively, Maryland, Texas and Pennsylvania. Show More Summary

C&L's Late Nite Music Club With David Nance

After a ton of self-released and micro-label cassettes, singles and CD-R's, Omaha's David Nance's first "real" album, More Than Enough, dropped on people's ears last year. It's was quite a great listen too. Classic rock in the senseShow More Summary

Jennifer Rubin Whacks Republicans For Failing To Act As A Check On Trump

I hate to break it to The Washington Post's Jennifer Rubin, but she'd better not hold her breath waiting for members of her party in Congress to grow a spine and do the right thing when it comes to Trump. They're more worried about their...Show More Summary

'Does That Kill Childhood?' Fox & Friends Has Dumbest Segment Yet Over Female Thomas The Tank Engine

The weekend hosts of Fox & Friends argued over whether female "Thomas the Tank Engine" characters "kill childhood" (???!!!) by injecting politics into the lives of children. On Sunday's edition of the Fox News morning show, hosts Pete...Show More Summary

Collins: Trump Is 'Affecting The Ability Of Vulnerable People To Receive Health Care Right Now.'

The official talking point from the White House is that Donald Trump, frustrated that the Republican majority wasn't able to pull it together to erase Obamacare in his never-ending quest to undo President Obama's legacy, decided to use an executive order to force both parties in Congress to the table to figure out a new healthcare plan. Show More Summary

Snowflake David Webb Cries About SNL's Kellyanne Conway Pennywise Skit On SNL

Fox News' David Webb and the Fox & Friends weekend crew whined incessantly about how mean SNL was to Kellyanne Conway because they portrayed her as Pennywise from the Stephen King movie "It." In a very funny sketch, Kate McKinnon tries...Show More Summary

Van Jones: 'We Are So Into The Crazy Now When Something Significant Happens We Don't Notice'

Democratic pundit Van Jones on Sunday shut down a Republican consultant who suggested that President Donald Trump could pass his agenda and keep his promises to the American people while continuing to be a source of chaos in Washington,...Show More Summary

Rex Tillerson Once Again Refuses To Deny Calling Trump A 'Moron'

You've got to wonder how much longer Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is going to last if he keeps up these non-denial denials on whether or not he called Donald Trump a "fking moron" back in late July. Tillerson made an appearance on...Show More Summary

Fox & Friends Hypocrites Attack Hillary Clinton For Reminding Us Donald Trump Is A Sexual Predator

What’s more hypocritical than Fox & Friends accusing Hillary Clinton of hypocrisy over Harvey Weinstein and Donald Trump? Calling on a guy like Corey Lewandowski to help them do it. Previously in the segment, the Dear-Leader Cheering...Show More Summary

Right-Wingers Respond To Harvey Weinstein: Men Aren't The Problem, They're The Solution!

Right-wingers have been following the Harvey Weinstein news and have concluded that the solution to sexual predation in Hollywood is... men. RedState's Kimberly Ross writes: In The Wake Of Weinstein, Masculinity Isn’t The Problem; It’s The Solution ... Show More Summary

SNL Turns Kellyanne Conway Into Terrifying Clown 'Pennywise' From Stephen King's 'It'

Saturday Night Live took a shot at White House counselor Kellyanne Conway and at cable news for putting her ilk on the air in the first place during a segment where she was morphed into the terrifying clown Pennywise from Stephen King's...Show More Summary

SNL Cold Open Mocks Trump Demanding Pence Leave Colts Game

Alec Baldwin made a mockery of Trump once again after what was yet another long, embarrassing week from our moron in chief: Alec Baldwin's Trump targets the NFL, Eminem, more on SNL: Newly-minted Emmy winner Alec Baldwin returned toShow More Summary

Mike's Blog Round Up

Thank you for taking on me as part of your week, and thank you to all the bloggers and podcasters who make doing this round-up such a joy. There's so much good work going on in the lefty Blog-o-Sphere. That's a wrap! Mike the Mad Biologist...Show More Summary

Trump Turned To Fox News' Sean Hannity And John Bolton For Advice On Iran Nuclear Deal

When considering his options on the Iran nuclear deal, Donald Trump reportedly turned to his most adoring fans, warmongers Sean Hannity and John Bolton, for advice. Trump could have spoken to real experts on the Middle East and Iran from the intelligence community, the diplomatic community, the military community, etc. Show More Summary

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