Archive for December 7th, 2012

Charlie Crist, with his wife Carole at a White House Christmas reception. He is holding a copy of his new voter registration form.

BREAKING: Former Florida Governor Charlie Crist Turns Democrat

Charlie Crist stole the limelight at a White House Christmas reception when he signed the papers changing his voter registration to ‘Democrat.’

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
one of the Crazy Uncles...

Take Pity On The Crazy Republican Uncle

I will regularly make an effort to reform Crazy Uncles into Thoughtful and Informed Republicans, and attempt to bring a bit of balance back to this Crazy Country.

Why Boehner Is Just Plain Wrong On Economics

Why Boehner Is Just Plain Wrong On Economics

Defending tax cuts for the rich because raising rates on the top 2% would, supposedly, be bad for the economy isn’t just ethically squishy, it’s also just plain bad economics.

by David K. Keene· · News
The Big Secret That ‘Job Creators’ Like Walmart Won’t Tell You (IMAGE)

The Big Secret That ‘Job Creators’ Like Walmart Won’t Tell You (IMAGE)

How tax payers subsidize big-box companies like Walmart.

by Brandon Weber· · News
He's not laughing with you, Fox News audience. He's laughing at you.

Right Wing Rip Off: Dick Morris Made A Fortune Off His Own SuperPAC

When you turn your entire political movement into a haven for paranoid, misinformed lunatics, the con artists come calling to steal your money.

by Justin Rosario· · News
44 Seconds To Dispel Myth That Tax Hikes on Top 2% Kills Jobs (VIDEOS)

44 Seconds To Dispel Myth That Tax Hikes on Top 2% Kills Jobs (VIDEOS)

FedEx CEO stands behind taxing the wealthy, but don’t start patting him on the back just yet.

by The Liberal· · News
Senator Stephen Colbert Of South Carolina: Has A Nice Ring To It (VIDEO)

Senator Stephen Colbert Of South Carolina: Has A Nice Ring To It (VIDEO)

In a personal pitch that left no doubt his biggest fan in politics is himself, Colbert did his usual (hilarious) dog and pony show to convince Haley he’s got the right stuff to replace Jim DeMint.

Rachel Maddow Up For A Grammy – Fox News Calls Her A Cow (VIDEOS)

Rachel Maddow Up For A Grammy – Fox News Calls Her A Cow (VIDEOS)

Fox News Headline ‘Rachel Madd-Cow Gets a Grammy Nomination?’ an insult and beneath even their already low standards.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Supreme Court will hear Prop 8; photo courtesy of  Wikipedia

BREAKING – In Momentous Decision Supreme Court Will View Anti-Gay Marriage Prop 8

Though anti-gay proponents brought Prop 8 to the Supreme Court, the equality contingent sees the decision to view the case as definitive opportunity to finally decide the issue.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
Jim DeMint resigns; photo courtesy of

Chastened Tea Party Leader Resigns From Senate

Jim DeMint was supposed to be the savior of the Republican Party, the crusader who was going to lead the GOP to victory in both chambers of Congress.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
The Michigan State Capitol Building. Democracy no longer welcome.

Michigan GOP Rams Through ‘Right To Work’ In Lame Duck Session

Republicans in the heart of the nation’s manufacturing sector are sneaking through a draconian attack on labor rights after taking a pounding in the 2012 election.

Facebook Privacy Rights Up For A Vote, Guaranteed To Lose

Facebook Privacy Rights Up For A Vote, Guaranteed To Lose

The social networking giant is requiring nearly 300 million votes in the next three days, otherwise it’s ready to dump all premise of user privacy.

by The Rambling Fool· · Current Issues, News
St. Louis, MO’s Gay Pride Fest Moves Downtown For 2013

St. Louis, MO’s Gay Pride Fest Moves Downtown For 2013

Enthusiastic crowds of over 100,000 led to the venue change. Growth of Pride Fest is a hopeful sign in a state that added a constitutional ban on same sex marriage in 2004.

by Eric Granger· · News
The David Pakman Show – Republican Can’t Explain Why They Won’t Vote for Middle Class Tax Cuts (VIDEO)

The David Pakman Show – Republican Can’t Explain Why They Won’t Vote for Middle Class Tax Cuts (VIDEO)

Is there an answer in there? No. There’s a lot of talk, a lot of obfuscation, but no real answers to any of the questions asked.

by David Pakman· · News
Unemployment Drops to 7.7%: As Usual, Right-Wingers Can’t Believe Their Eyes!

Unemployment Drops to 7.7%: As Usual, Right-Wingers Can’t Believe Their Eyes!

Obama’s performed better than Reagan on the economy. WHAT facts about decreasing unemployment, and a recovering economy don’t Republicans don’t understand?

by John Viall· · News
Lunacy: The anti-tax, social-conservative fervor supported by the Republican majority.

Lunatics In Congress Literally Ban The Word ‘Lunatic’

In an especially ironic moment for the House of Representatives, they passed a bill purging the word ‘lunatic’ from federal codes.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
The David Pakman Show – Talk Radio Guest Says Obama Would Have Lost if He Were White (VIDEO)

The David Pakman Show – Talk Radio Guest Says Obama Would Have Lost if He Were White (VIDEO)

American Spectator founder claims Obama would have lost the election if he were white. Pakman says Obama would have won by a larger margin if he were white.

by David Pakman· · News
Mexico beats us to the punch on gay marriage @  KOMOnews.com

Mexico’s Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Same-Sex Marriage

A unanimous decision by Mexico’s Supreme Court ruled that southern Oaxaca’s law banning same-sex marriage is unconstitutional.

by Tiffany Willis· · News
The David Pakman Show – Hillary Clinton Would Be Most Qualified Presidential Candidate Since … (VIDEO)

The David Pakman Show – Hillary Clinton Would Be Most Qualified Presidential Candidate Since … (VIDEO)

She’s one of the most popular political figures in America today and brings a resume that’s almost without equal.

by David Pakman· · News
The David Pakman Show – Viewer Asks If His Republican Dad’s A Lunatic (VIDEO)

The David Pakman Show – Viewer Asks If His Republican Dad’s A Lunatic (VIDEO)

Do all Republicans believe transgender people ‘demonic,’ and that anyone who can’t use their penis for God’s ‘intended purpose’ is no longer a man?

by David Pakman· · News