"The Tea Party was the most important act of symbolic defiance in American history. What's happening in Ferguson, Missouri is, if you ask at least 35 Tea Party conservatives in the past week, just a bunch of unruly black people rummaging for a new TV."
GOVERNMENT SPYING IS FINE WITH THEM SO LONG AS IT’S AIMED AT REPUBLICANS AND TEA PARTY TYPES: Media curiously silent on “Truthy.”
DAVID ADESNIK: The Tea Party’s Surprisingly Hawkish Foreign Policy. Two things: First, it’s not so much “hawkish” as Jacksonian, in Walter Russell Mead’s formulation. As Mead put it: “For the first Jacksonian rule of war is that wars must be fought with all available force. The use of limited force is deeply repugnant. Jacksonians see [...]
Marco Rubio was once the GOP's great hope for reversing its demographic doom -- now he's groveling to the Tea Party
YouTube This video is making the rounds today, because it's a sad look at how extreme and insane the Republican Party has become in the Tea Party era. Marco Rubio, once considered a pro-immigration Republican who favored the DREAM Act, scolds a group of Latino protesters in front of an angry...
By LLOYD MARCUS I have been engaged in a series of interviews, radio/TV discussing the topic, “Is The Tea Party Dead?” Because I am black, every interview has begun with me being asked my take on Ferguson before discussing the Tea Party. Talk about the excrement hitting the fan; liberal interviewers are outraged when I […]
There was a time in politics where the last thing a person wanted associated with one's name is a criminal indictment. Recently, Texas Republican Governor, Rick Perry, surrendered to authorities following an indictment for allegedly abusing his power in office. Show More Summary
Monday on Fox News Channel's "On the Record With Greta Van Susteren," Rep.Darrell Issa (R-CA) discussed today's news reports that embattled IRS official Lois Lerner's emails about targeting Tea Party groups do in fact exist, despite IRS Commissioner John Koskinen testifying they had been destroyed. Show More Summary
During a Q&A with CSPAN, Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-NY) discussed comments he has made many time in in the past claiming the Tea Party is motivated by racism because they are the old Dixiecrats from mainly Southern states Rangel said heShow More Summary
Michigan teacher Mike Kaechele compared the Ferguson riots and looting to the Boston Tea Party which spurred American colonists forward, determined to declare independence from England. The Grand Rapids, Michigan teacher is not the first to make national headlines due classroom activities based upon the Michael Brown shooting. Show More Summary
With back-to-back parties to fete the nominees, Hollywood got a head start on the Emmys this weekend. From the BAFTA Tea Party to Showtime's preparty, we got a preview of the glamour from favorites like Michelle Dockery, Laverne Cox, and Kerry Washington, who turned out a mix of sharp cocktail dresses and floor-sweeping gowns. Show More Summary
The Kentucky senator does the libertarian/Tea Party flip-flop time and again on immigration. He stands for nothing
The conventional wisdom has it that this cycle is a GOP wave election. But beneath the surface, Democrats are doing OK—and Tea Party governors may pay the price for failing to moderate.
It’s the 200th anniversary of the burning of Washington! Tea Party types must feel very conflicted…
Tea Party U.S. Senator and potential 2016 Presidential contender, Rand Paul (R. KY), had some fighting words towards former Secretary of State and Democratic Presidential frontrunner, Hillary Clinton: Calling Hillary Rodham Clinton "a war hawk," Sen. Show More Summary
Ashley Madekwe, Joey King, and Kiernan Shipka pose on the red carpet at the 2014 BAFTA Los Angeles TV Tea event held at the SLS Hotel on Saturday afternoon (August 23) in Beverly Hills, Calif. Also in attendance at the event were Ashley‘s husband Iddo Goldberg, So You Think You Can Dance‘s Cat Deeley, The [...]
Post by Jenny Erikson. It has to be incredibly difficult as a parent to discover your middle school-aged child sexting members of the opposite sex. When the heck did they stop playing tea party and start posing for naked selfies? One...Show More Summary
Radio and TV interviewers keep asking me this question.
With the dissolving of our southern border, and with ISIS threatening to blow up a major US city, who’s fault is it? Bush’s? The TEA Party’s? Or the designer of the golf course in Martha’s Vineyard? Is Jimmy Carter available to work the Situation Room?