Minuteman Militia Planning “Operation Normandy” to Deploy 3,500 Men to Stop Border “Invasion”

By July 23, 2014

Yesterday, the infamous Minuteman militia announced that it’s raising an army to “stop an invasion” and to secure the border once and for all. And the militia’s chief organizer, Jim Gilchrist, appears to be taking his tone-deaf cues from Bill O’Reilly and Charles Krauthammer.

  • Yes, Normandy. The operation was deliberately named after Normandy Beach, circa June 6, 1944, when Allied Forces invaded Nazi-controlled Europe.
  • That means the Minuteman gang has inadvertently cast themselves in the role of the Nazis, with refugee children as the Allies.

Open Carry Protesters Gather at the Grassy Knoll, Location of JFK Assassination

A group called “Come And Take It Dallas” assembled at the site of one of the most terrible, history-changing gun-related tragedies in American history: Dealey Plaza, where President Kennedy was brutally gunned down nearly 51 years ago.

You Won’t F**king Believe Why This Republican Congressman Wants To Investigate Google

Dana Rohrabacher has an idea for a hearing that’s not only completely ridiculous, but it’s one that shows a stunning amount of hypocrisy.

WATCH: CNN’s Chris Cuomo and RT’s Peter Lavelle Go At Each Other on Live TV Over Russia’s Role in MH17

This morning on CNN’s New Day, RT presenter Peter Lavelle got into an explosive 11-minute-long shouting match with anchor Chris Cuomo. Cuomo took Lavelle to task about not only Russia’s continued deflection and Putin’s refusal to crack down on the pro-Russia, government-aided rebels who were more than likely responsible for the shoot-down, but also about what he claimed was RT’s refusal to be actual journalists and question the line they’re being fed by the Kremlin.

Quote of the Day: Dangerous Idiot Jenny McCarthy Wonders Whether Hillary Clinton Is Gay

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Jenny McCarthy: Come for the anti-vaccination crusading; stay for the irresponsible implications.

Conservatives Think Private Charity Can Fill In For The Government, That’s Stupid

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Conservatives often say that private charity can care for the needy without the tyranny of taxation imposed by government. This is stupid. Private charity is great, and provides life-changing services for thousands, maybe millions of people – but the funds it has available are miniscule when compared to the problems at hand. Before Social Security,… Read More

Fox News’ Unbelievably Shitty Report on NYPD Chokehold Death

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The last refuge of racist police brutality-enablers is the plaintive cry to “watch the whole tape,” or in the case of Fox News’ coverage of the man who died last week following an illegal NYPD chokehold, “don’t watch the second tape.”

Israeli Ambassador Makes Insane Comment At Equally Insane Christian Conference

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Israel’s ambassador to the U.S. said that the Israel Defense Forces laying siege to Gaza should be given the Nobel Peace Prize.

Someone Replaced Benjamin Netanyahu’s Wikipedia Page With a Huge Palestinian Flag

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At around 7:19 p.m. GMT, a vandal sympathetic to the Palestinian cause replaced all of the text on the Wikipedia page for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with a gigantic Palestinian flag.

ABC’s Jon Karl Outfoxes Fox News On Obamacare Ruling

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Here’s something you don’t see every day: a reporter from a major television network promoting a grimmer Obamacare narrative than Fox News.

Woops! Different Court Upholds Obamacare Subsidies Hours After Being Struck Down

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The contradictory rulings make it even more likely that the Affordable Care Act will go before the Supreme Court once again.

Press Falsely Accuses White House Of Hypocrisy On Anonymous Sourcing

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Critics like Politico’s Dylan Byers and The New York Times’ Peter Baker are accusing the White House of hypocrisy based on a completely fraudulent comparison that relies on an ignorance of the complexities of sourcing.

A Federal Appeals Court Just Dealt a Huge Setback To Obamacare

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On Tuesday morning, a U.S. appeals court tossed out the IRS regulation that governs subsidies, dealing a huge blow to the Affordable Care Act.

The 11 Most Ridiculous Moon Landing Conspiracy Theories

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In honor of the 45th anniversary of the stupendous Apollo 11 mission, which, yes, actually delivered two astronauts, Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong, to the surface of the Moon, let’s debunk the top 10 theories that claim to prove the landing was a hoax.

Religious Nutjob Ken Ham Says We Should Scrap NASA Because Aliens are Going To Hell Anyway

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The search for intelligent life in the approximate vicinity of Ken Ham’s house continues.

Guess Who’s the Recipient of the Latest Grant Money from First Look Media?

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Yes, Glenn Greenwald’s husband is the first recipient of the Press Freedom Litigation grant money.

It’s Never Okay to Use Death Photos to Score Political Points

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If you can’t make your case in a convincing way without shocking your audience, you probably need to hunker down and work on your writing skills. If you can’t sufficiently explain why your cause is important, dead children shouldn’t be your fallback position.

Tony Dungy Has a Very Cowardly Reason Why He Wouldn’t Have Drafted Michael Sam

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Despite his reputation as one of the NFL’s good guys, Tony Dungy again reveals his true anti-gay colors.

White House: Israel ‘Must Take Greater Steps’ To Protect Civilians

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As the violence in Israel continues to escalate, the White House has carefully danced on a bed of the softest eggshells in urging restraint from both sides, and at Monday’s White House briefing, Press Secretary Josh Earnest came as close as they’ve gotten to a denunciation of the killings of Palestinian civilians.