Politics

The Profound Unfairness of the Baltimore Riots

By April 27, 2015
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There’s something grossly, profoundly unfair happening in Baltimore and across the country tonight.

Dear George Bush, Kindly F*ck Off and Leave Foreign Policy to the Grown Ups

By April 27, 2015
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Dear George Bush, It has come to our attention that you have been expressing views on foreign policy again, 7 years after you left the White House. Apparently you think president Obama’s deal with Iran was a bad one, and as the New York Times reports, “Questioned whether it was wise to lift sanctions against… Read More

New Wealth Inequality Statistics Prove Conservative Economics Do Not Work

By April 27, 2015
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After 5 years of conservative rule, wealth inequality is getting out of control in the UK. Surely it is time to abandon conservative economics once and for all?

Ted Cruz: Gay Activists and Marriage Equality Supporters Are ‘Liberal Fascists’

By April 27, 2015
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We’ve been over and over the marriage issue recently, but this is the first time in a while someone has resurrected the “liberal fascism” myth and hamfistedly crammed it into this debate.

President Obama Brings Out Keegan-Michael Key To Be His “Anger Translator” at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner

By April 26, 2015
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The most amazing thing about this clip is watching President Obama use the bit as cover to genuinely speak his mind on the dangerous stupidity of those Republican lawmakers who still deny the science behind global climate change.

MEMBERS ONLY: Ted Cruz Is Totally Cool With Gays… Who Give Him Money

By April 24, 2015
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Ted Cruz would like you to know that he really doesn’t hate gays. He just hates gays that don’t want to write him a check.

Sorry, Bobby Jindal, But Creationism Is Bullshit

By April 24, 2015
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Here’s what’s wrong with creationism/Intelligent Design.

Cornel West’s Response to Michael Eric Dyson is Pathetic

By April 24, 2015
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If this is West’s final response in the ugly war he started, it is a fitting one for a man who no longer takes himself seriously.

Don’t Hate Hillary Clinton’s Uranium Scandal, Hate the Game

By April 23, 2015
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The problem with Hillary isn’t that she engages in shady dealings with Russian uranium mobsters. It’s that she’s still the least shitty person running in 2016.

Bernie Sanders Has Been Right On Just About Everything

By April 23, 2015
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And he’s a real progressive.

Rand Paul Goes Full Pee Wee Herman While Defending His Treatment of Female Reporters

By April 23, 2015
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Yes, Paul pulled out the old Pee-Wee Herman switcheroo — the “I know you are but what am I” counterpoint. Then he followed it up with the “liberal media” myth. A double-dose of hackery.

The NSA’s Earth Day Recycling Mascot Will Give You Night Terrors

By April 22, 2015
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In honor of Earth Day, the NSA unveiled a cartoon character intended to highlight the agency’s dedication to recycling. So far so good. But what was supposed to be a funny, child-centric character ended up looking like a terrifying chimera of a recycling bin and SpongeBob Square Pants.

Anti-Immigrant Congressman Threatens To ‘Drop’ Anti-Immigrant Protester

By April 22, 2015
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The anti-immigration fever that has gripped Republicans came to brilliant life last week, a powerful reminder that Hillary Clinton’s most powerful ally in 2016 will be the conservative base voter.

Hillary Changes Mind On Gay Marriage, Says She Didn’t Change Mind On Gay Marriage

By April 22, 2015
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Team Hillary seems to think Americans don’t know what “change” means.

You’ll Never Guess What Same-Sex Marriage Will Lead to Now…

By April 22, 2015
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You might think Pastor Jeffress is an isolated quack, but he’s perfectly in line was mainstream conservative dogma. Enter the Heritage Foundation…

GOP Congressman Photographed Illegally Possessing AR-15 Inside D.C. City Limits

By April 21, 2015
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Rep. Ken Buck (R-CO) was photographed recently holding the weapon with, ironically enough, Benghazi investigator Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC).

8 Year-Old Writes Michelle Obama Demanding the President Bomb Syria and Send Troops To Ukraine

By April 21, 2015
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Thankfully for the current GOP presidential field, he’s ineligible to run for another 27 years.

Dear Obama: Screw Turkey’s Denials and Recognize the Armenian Genocide Already

By April 21, 2015
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President Obama should let truth prevail this week instead of politics.