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Filed Under:US Politics / Liberal
Posts on Regator:42335
Posts / Week:123.1
Archived Since:January 31, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Tweety's Midterm Malaise Teeters On Brink Of 'Both Sides-ism'

The editorial formula over at Tweety's show seems to be "If you diss the voters, they will come." Or not. This segment above from Tuesday's Hardball is exactly what I'm talking about. Now comes Chris Matthews, concern trolling about how people aren't motivated to vote because everything sucks and they're frustrated. Show More Summary

Ben Stein: Michael Brown Was 'Armed With His Incredibly Strong, Scary Self'

Fox News business analyst Ben Stein weighed in on the Michael Brown shooting on NewsmaxTV with his very own nauseating take on the notion of Brown being "unarmed." Fox News recently tried to say that by labeling Michael an "unarmed"Show More Summary

Pat Robertson Explains Robin Williams' Suicide: 'The Heathen' Worships Idols

Televangelist Pat Robertson on Wednesday explained to his viewers that Robin Williams had recently committed suicide because "the heathen" worships false gods like fame and money. "What is your God? Is it money?" Robertson asked. "So,...Show More Summary

Why Journalist's "Staged" Beheading Matters

James Foley’s beheading made him into something no journalist wants to be: a part of the story. Not only has his murder by ISIS terrorists made him part of the story, it has made the freelancer for GlobalPost a central figure in theShow More Summary

John McCain Teaches Chuck Todd How To Host His New Show

This week, the fun-loving gang at The Daily Rundown are surprising the outgoing host, Chuck Todd with secret guests each day. Yesterday it was NBC News NASA correspondent Jay Barbree who predicted a newly revived Meet The Press. He said...Show More Summary

Flashback To 2008: 8-Year-Old Killed While Shooting Uzi At Gun Fair

H/t to reader BobD. All this outrage on Morning Joe, and it wasn't even the first time it happened. In deep-blue Massachusetts, even! Except this child ended up killing himself, while his father was right there, supporting him. JustShow More Summary

Jon Stewart's Powerful 'Ferguson' Segment Skewers 'Race Hustlers' At Fox News

We've been writing about the outrageous behavior Fox News has been showing ever since the tragic Michael Brown shooting and the subsequent outrage of the residents of Ferguson. Coming back from some downtime, Jon Stewart and The Daily...Show More Summary

Scarborough: 'Who Would Put An Uzi In The Hands Of A Nine Year Old Girl?'

Even Joe Scarborough is freaking out over the story about shooting instructor Charles Vacca, killed by the out-of-control Uzi wielded by a nine-year-old tourist from New Jersey. "A nine-year-old girl?" he kept repeating. As if her being a girl had anything to do with it. Show More Summary

Rob Schneider's Anti-Vax Crusade Now Enters Alex Jones Territory

There's nothing like a good conspiracy theory to get the creative juices flowing. For actor Rob Schneider, that means getting your dander up over your incorrect belief that the CDC altered data to bury the "fact" that MMR causes autism. Which it doesn't. Show More Summary

Kicking Cuomo To The Curb

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has been a conservative enabler on economic issues masquerading as a democratic politician for a long time now so it's nice to see he's starting to get some heat from the NY Times, who are not endorsing him in the December...Show More Summary

In Ferguson, Black Drivers Are Profitable Cash Cows For Town's Coffers

Don't kid yourself -- now that cities and towns are so strapped for cash, this is going on in a lot of places. I know here in Philadelphia, there are people who linger in jail for months because they can't pay a small fine -- and then they're charged for each day they spent in jail. Show More Summary

Bill O'Reilly Uses His 'Asian Privilege' Argument As An Excuse To Attack African American Leadership

Bill O'Reilly pulled one of his usual routines after someone makes an ass out of him by lobbing a few facts in his direction -- which is to double down on the arguments he was trying to make before he had them on his show. Anything Megyn...Show More Summary

Mike's Blog Round Up

Alright, so yesterday Jon Chait, love him or loathe him (I'm more in the former camp) turned his attention to "the Insular World of the Obama-Hating Left," which, I'm sure, means some of you. Now, my mind today is more on my upcoming...Show More Summary

McConnell Disses Student Loans, Minimum Wage, And More At Koch Summit (Audio)

Attention, moochers! Mitch McConnell has some promises for you, and you and you over there. He's not making them to just anyone, either. No, here we have Mitch unbound, just like Mittens was in 2012, while speaking to his Billionaire...Show More Summary

Open Thread: Puppy Pool!

A public pool in Idaho has one big pool party for dogs on the last day before closing the pool for the season. Open Thread below...

C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Vulfpeck

This is their first release off of their new album, Fugue State, which was funded using Kickstarter. They change up the formula a bit, featuring some more vocals than past albums, including another contribution from Antwaun Stanley, who puts his vocal acrobatics on display in this video. Show More Summary

May The Derp Be With You, Kimberly Guilfoyle Edition

Perhaps Keith Ablow is available for counseling, because these folks need it and they need it now. Gutfeld ranted about golf and ISIS and that was boring and bad enough. But then derpy Kimberly Guilfoyle jumps in with her superior knowledge of geopolitical tactics and strategy alongside a special appeal -- to Vladimir Putin. Show More Summary

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