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Democracy goes trivial with the Donald Trump/Lindsey Graham feud

Apparently, the six months leading up to the first presidential primary can now be aptly christened as the Silly Season. Four years ago, it seemed as if the nuttiness could not be topped, with Michele Bachmann and Herman Cain setting a high mark for unintentional comedy, but that mark has now been...

Open Thread - Scott Walker, Awful Lip Reading

This isn't by the original "Bad Lip Reading" folks, who still hold the gold cup for their Michelle Bachmann effort, BUT.... Open thread below....

How Donald Trump Destroyed the Republican Party’s Best-Laid Plans

The last Republican nominating contest was dominated by a succession of increasingly pathetic protest candidates — Michele Bachmann, Herman Cain, Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum — serving as placeholders with whom conservative activists could register their amorphous rage. The experience has instilled justifiable caution among reporters, some of whom (myself included)... More »

Is Donald Trump Enjoying a Michele Bachmann Moment?

As a tea party favorite in the 2012 Republican primary, Michele Bachmann tapped into the anti-establishment and anti-Obama anger that animated the tea-party movement. That same anger is helping to fuel Donald Trump's candidacy.

The Permanent Campaign Without an Election

Michele Bachmann last ran for re-election to Congress in 2012, not too long after her presidential candidacy crashed and burned. But guess what? Her reelection campaign account is still open...

Caption Contest: Merkel's Red Herring?

Michelle Bachmann had her corndog... but Angela Merkel has something much fishier... h/t @ewatterbjork For those seeking analogies - Greece is the pickled herring... Or perhaps this is a clearer picture.... as the weekend looms.

Bachmann Still In Race for Money

Michele Bachmann (R) “hasn’t run for office in nearly three years, but the former Minnesota congresswoman is still raising cash and spending lavishly, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports. “It was May 2013 when Bachmann launched a predawn YouTube video in [...]

Thoughts on the Death of the Straw Poll

The Iowa GOP cancelled the Straw Poll last Friday. But didn’t it feel more like just pulling the plug. The Straw Poll died last cycle when Michele Bachmann blatantly bought the win, finally bringing into full view that the emperor truly had no clothes. Show More Summary

Move over, Sarah Palin; Joni Ernst is the GOP's new star

Michele Bachmann and Sarah Palin, you are now officially the Republican Party's gone girls. The GOP has a new diva: Joni Ernst, the just-elected United State senator from the cornfields of Iowa.

Bachmann Helped Kill the Iowa Straw Poll

last monthNews : The Daily Beast

The Iowa Straw Poll is over after 36 years. Blame this year’s terrible candidates, Michele Bachmann’s 2011 win, and Randy Travis.

We Finally Have Something to Thank Michele Bachmann For: She Killed the Iowa Straw Poll

Some interesting news today out of the Hawkeye State: The Iowa straw poll, a political jamboree that has been a fixture in the Republican presidential nominating process for nearly four decades but has come under criticism in recentShow More Summary

Iowa GOP End Their Embarrassing Straw Poll

When Michele Bachmann won the thing in 2011 there were rumblings to end the tradition. DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican leaders in Iowa have agreed to end the state's straw poll because of waning interest from presidential hopefuls...Show More Summary

5 worst right-wing moments of the week — Michele Bachmann reminds us why she’s Michele Bachmann

The former Minnesota congresswoman wants to convert U.S. immigrants, while the Donald melts down on Twitter (again)

Michele Bachmann is upset we can’t indoctrinate immigrants into ‘America’s predominant Christian religion’

2 months agoNews : The Raw Story

In an interview with World Net Daily, former Republican congresswoman Michele Bachmann attributed American’s increasingly liberal attitudes on social issues to the inability to entice recent immigrants into “America’s predominant religion,” by which she means: Christianity....

Thinking About Skipping The Iowa Caucuses? Better Think Again!

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

Earlier this week, news broke that former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush was opting out of active participation in this summer's Iowa Straw Poll, the annual event which propelled last year's winner, Michele Bachmann, to... nowhere in particular,...Show More Summary

Carly Fiorina's imaginary race against Hillary Clinton

3 months agoHealth : Booster Shots

Carly Fiorina, the only woman to announce her candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination, is no Sarah Palin. She's no Michele Bachmann, either.

The Bachmann effect: How she singlehandedly killed one of the GOP’s most sacred (and pointless) traditions

Four years after Michele Bachmann won the Iowa Straw Poll, '16 candidates aren't interested in the fundraising scam

Cynthia Nixon Reveals Which Sex and the City Gal Hillary Clinton, Ruth Bader Ginsburg & Michele Bachmann Are: VIDEO

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

While stopping by Watch What Happens Live! last night, Cynthia Nixon played a round of everyone's favorite categorization game inspired by the four ladies of Sex and the City. Find out how Miranda herself sorts Queen Elizabeth II, Hillary Clinton,...

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