Conservatives have rightly reacted with amusement to various elements of the modestly titled blockbuster ABC special, “Bruce Jenner, The Interview.” After all, Diane Sawyer was literally more shocked that Jenner came “out” as a conservative, than she was that he came out as a woman.
No. Only Thomas and Scalia may decide gay marriage cases. Thus sayeth the empty cardboard boxes. I see that conservative activists will be satirizing themselves this week. Well, it is more efficient that way. Religious leaders are calling...Show More Summary
Marc Hyden said a Georgia-based tea partyer came up to him in February with a bit of a confession. "I’ve been against the death penalty for 30 years," the man said. "I just never told anyone." It's a sentiment Hyden, a coordinator for...Show More Summary
The more conservative end of the aging research community is not in favor of engineering approaches like SENS, which focus on repair of the known causes of aging as a way to evade very slow and expensive investigations of the details of how aging progresses, where understanding is still minimal and the unexplored spaces on the map remain very large. Show More Summary
Adam Nagourney/NY Times: Once a winning primary issue as well as a powerful wedge issue wielded against Democrats, opposing same-sex marriage has grown far more complicated for Republicans. While it could offer conservative candidates...Show More Summary
Josh Marshall points out another one on Talking Points Memo. While there’s no doubt Cruz is a dyed in the wool conservative, he is also pretty transparently a major bullshit artist. While it is not clear that he is really more conservative than several of the other GOP presidential aspirants, his strategy has been to [...]Show More Summary
Racism, homophobia, and supporting eugenics are all part of a healthy media debate. Questioning war? Not so much.
Remember: racism, homophobia, and calling for eugenics programs are all part of a healthy media environment and free speech. But questioning war? Don't do it.
Nine declared and potential Republican candidates for president addressed more than 1,000 social conservatives on Saturday at the Iowa Faith & Freedom Coalition summit.
The Conservatives always do a lot worse than Labour in polls that ask about how proud voters feel of their party. They’re hoping that ‘shy Tories’ might still win them… Continue reading The post It’s more important than ever for conservatives to appeal to hearts as well as minds appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Nine declared and prospective 2016 candidates appeared in a church for a forum sponsored by the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition, drawing together more than 1,000 people in a state where social conservatives hold significant sway inShow More Summary
NoisyRoom.net Getty Images The Republican Party is becoming more and more detached from their conservative base. They seem to vote against anything the conservatives want and do all they can
[guest post by Dana] Not only did Bruce Jenner come out last night with Diane Sawyer and admit that yes, he is for “all intents and purposes” now a woman, he also came out as a conservative and Republican: “I’ve always been more on the conservative side,” Jenner said. Sawyer, looking shocked, asked if he […]
As it turns out, Peter Schweizer is not publishing a book on Jeb Bush as previously reported. Journalists have suggested that conservative author Peter Schweizer’s forthcoming book attacking Hillary Clinton is more credible because he will follow it up with a similar book examining Jeb Bush. But according to his publisher, no such book is [...]
And the NYTimes and every other media outlet got completely played: Journalists have suggested that conservative author Peter Schweizer’s forthcoming book attacking Hillary Clinton is more credible because he will follow it up with a similar book examining Jeb Bush. But according to his publisher, no such book is in the works: Schweizer’s reporting on [Read more...]
In what was perhaps the biggest shock during Bruce Jenner's interview with Diane Sawyer last night, the 65-year-old former Olympian revealed he's actually a Republican. "I've always been on the more conservative side," Jenner said when asked his thoughts on...
“More astronauts have been to the moon than farmers who paid the inheritance tax in 2013.” –Bill Maher Conservatives often try to make it appear that tax their tax and economic plans are for the good of others when in reality they are supporting the ultra-wealthy. Their arguments against what they call “the death tax” [...]Show More Summary
In an interview with ABC's Diane Sawyer, Olympic champion and general all-around publicity hog Bruce Jenner made a startling revelation. He's a Republican. "I've always been on the more conservative side," the Olympic champion told Diane...Show More Summary
Having complained about the negative campaigning of the Conservatives during the general election, Ed Miliband seems to have chosen a boomerang as his weapon of choice in an effort to be taken more seriously on foreign affairs. Now the...Show More Summary
Among many bombshells Bruce Jenner dropped Friday night during his interview with Diane Sawyer — like "I am a woman" — one of the more unexpected items viewers learned is that the Olympian-turned-reality TV star is also a Conservative Republican. Show More Summary