From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Monday Morning Shot of Rhetorical Red Bull The 2004 Democratic National Convention was held in Boston eleven(!!!) years ago this week. Howard Dean, who ignited the lefty blogosphere (he's the reason I stumbled on to Daily Kos), wasn't our nominee. Show More Summary
Kenyan elected officials warned Obama not to talk about LGBT rights. He ignored them.
How do you debate a body slammer like Donald Trump? On August 6, at the first primary debate of the season, Trump's competitors for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination will find out. The question is, do they find out the hard...Show More Summary
The Black Lives Matter movement has accomplished this past week one of the things it does best: Expose how clumsy major politicians can be when they talk about race. Last weekend, activists upstaged former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley (D) and Sen. Show More Summary
(Steven Hayward) Donald Trump’s core political beliefs are a matter of hot controversy, because they have changed over the years. It is not a sin to change your positions both large and small (Ronald Reagan did, after all), and not all...Show More Summary
At the State Department, we are excited to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 and continue to promote, sponsor, and endorse opportunities for people with disabilities.
Let’s first stipulate that people whacking piñatas of President Barack Obama hung by a rope from a tree would have... The post Violence Incited Against Trump: Nissan Car Dealer Airs Ads Showing Public Beatings of Trump Piñatas appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
We’re sure she’ll be all over Grandma’s latest scandal. The latest controversy over Hillary Clinton’s use of a personal email system while secretary of state is not only a possible drag on her presidential campaign, but it also creates a … Continued
Now that everyone has had a week to calm down, can we take a moment to salute the bravery of the Black Lives Matter activists at the 2015 Netroots Nation...
Last weekend, Republican presidential frontrunner and all around classy guy Donald Trump said some things about former POW John McCain that most (respectable) pundits predicted would mark the end of Trump-mentum. But a funny thing happened...Show More Summary
The case of the execution-style Black-on-White murder on a Hollywood street this past Fourth of July weekend took a bizarre... The post Man Arrested for Hollywood Street Execution is Rapper Who Served on LAPD Advisory Board appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Eat you heart out Kim Jong-Un. @ErikWemple skewers Fox & Friends' vapid hagiography of Trump. https://t.co/vSWNjZUwpk pic.twitter.com/3te83e4tlt — Reed F. Richardson (@reedfrich) July 22, 2015 The NYTimes, at its most mealy-mouthed: … For all of Mr. Show More Summary
Heritage Foundation fellow Ryan T. Anderson just released a book that purports to give marriage equality opponents a way forward following the Supreme Court's Obergefell ruling. Good luck with that. Zack Ford highlights just a few of...Show More Summary
Sometimes, you just have to tell your adversaries to get lost. Planned Parenthood head Cecile Richards would have been well within her rights not to apologize to anyone who pretended...
I hope that Scott Wiener’s bravery isn’t forgotten by year’s end. The San Francisco Board of Supervisors member struck a blow for common sense on July 13, when he pushed...
And that ends our week folks. International Politics Overall – Secretary of State John Kerry: This agreement with Iran is the only alternative to use of military force – Juan Cole: “Did ISIL Arise Partly Because of Climate Change?” Middle East – The International Red Cross warned there is “unprecedented” civilian suffering in Yemen. Meanwhile,...
Bush, Cheney, Rice and others can be seen in the President's Emergency Operations Center
Last week, Every Frame a Painting uploaded this delightful and informative video essay exploring the genius of Chuck Jones, with the introduction: If you grew up watching Looney Tunes, then you know Chuck Jones, one of all-time masters of visual comedy. Normally I would talk about his ingenious framing and timing, but not today. Instead,...
If October 29, 1929 was “Black Tuesday” in American economics, then July 25, 2000, was certainly “Black Tuesday” in American politics. It was fifteen years ago today that Texas Governor...
(Paul Mirengoff) Donald Trump was asked today to explain why, in his words, he has identified more with Democrats than with Republicans. The answer, he claimed, is that the economy crashed in 2008 because of mistakes made by President Bush. Show More Summary