Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Big Surprise: Republicans Go Birther On Obama — But Easy On Foreign-Born Cruz

A new poll from Democratic-aligned Public Policy Polling shows a remarkable state of belief among Republican voters, about who exactly was or wasn’t born in America.

September 1, 2015

Endorse This: Yes, Obama Went There — And In Kenya

Obama paid tribute to his late father’s homeland, spoke of his own continued family ties and heritage, and toasted to hope for future generations in all of Africa. But he also got in a joke against his detractors back home in America — who might be wondering what his trip to Kenya was really all about.

July 27, 2015

Endorse This: The Birther Of A Nation

One of Donald Trump’s political allies is now helping to remind everyone just how crazy the paranoid right wing is. Joe Arpaio, the sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona, appeared on CNN to reiterate that he is the “chief law enforcement officer” — and he’s still investigating President Obama’s birth certificate.

July 24, 2015

Trump Has The GOP Establishment’s Number

Only now are Republicans willing to say: “You’re fired.” No wonder Trump is laughing.

July 23, 2015

Donald Trump — The Insult Comic Presidential Candidate

We’re not actually suggesting that The Donald is a Democratic plant on a mission to attack and undermine the real GOP candidates from behind their own lines — but if the Dems had tried to engineer such a candidate, they could not possibly have done a better job.

June 17, 2015
Donald Trump

5 Things To Remember About ‘The Donald’

For years Donald Trump has boasted about what a great president he would make, while never actually running for any elected office himself. That came to an end Tuesday. As he enters his first political campaign, here are five things from The Donald’s formidable career to keep in mind.

June 17, 2015

What’s Partisan About Fact?

The lack of GOP enthusiasm for fact-checkers ought to tell you something. Who could have a problem with a fact-checker?

April 27, 2015
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This Week In Crazy: Michelle Obama Used To Be A Man, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Barack Obama infects the troops with Ebola, Michelle Obama used to be a man, and much more.

October 3, 2014
Lloyd Doggett

Democratic Rep. Mocks IRS Investigation: ‘Have You Ever Been In Benghazi?’ [Video]

Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) mocked his GOP colleagues’ conspiracy-minded investigations on Friday, asking IRS Commissioner John Koskinen questions about Benghazi, President Obama’s birth certificate, and even Area 51 during a contentious hearing on Capitol Hill. Koskinen was testifying before the House Ways and Means Committee about the IRS’ efforts to recover emails that were lost […]

June 20, 2014

John Boehner, Revealed

February 18, 2014

Even More Internet Absurdities

I am about to give up, dear readers! No sooner did I finish a couple of recent columns that dealt with silly Internet rumors and lies about Social Security, when I opened my email and found three more! Q: I am forwarding something I found on the Internet. You’ll see that it proves the Social […]

August 31, 2011
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