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Former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania speaking at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland. (Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

This Week In Crazy: Obama Tried To Nuke Charleston!

Rick Santorum learns Obama’s nuclear secret, Taylor Swift sings gay demon songs, and more.

March 20, 2015
Senator Lindsey Graham (SC) asks questions of Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey testify before the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee for Defense, concerning the fiscal year 2013 budget at the Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C., June 13, 2012. (DoD Photo By Glenn Fawcett)

This Week In Crazy: Generalissimo Graham Prepares To Seize Congress

Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,” The National Memo’s weekly update on the wildest attacks, conspiracy theories, and other loony behavior from the increasingly unhinged right wing. Starting with number five: 5. Lindsey Graham Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) has long complained about President Obama trampling the Constitution, and over the weekend, we may have learned […]

March 13, 2015

Don’t Sleep On Mike Huckabee In 2016

How the religious right’s favorite candidate could win the GOP nomination — or, at least, screw things up for Ted Cruz.

January 5, 2015

This Year In Crazy: The Looniest Wingnuts And Conspiracy Theories Of 2014

Your guide to last year’s craziest moments from the far-right fringe.

January 1, 2015
Bill O'Reilly interviews Martin Luther King III

This Week In Crazy: Bill O’Reilly Has Some Advice For ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Protesters

Bill O’Reilly educates the black community, Pat Robertson ponders Cuba, and much more.

December 19, 2014

Midterm Roundup: Things Are Getting Weird In New Hampshire

Get all of the latest news from the campaign trail.

October 30, 2014

WATCH: GOP Fearmongering Jumps The Shark

See the RNC’s outrageous closing argument.

October 28, 2014

Midterm Roundup: Deadlocked, Two Weeks Out

Get the latest news from the campaign trail.

October 24, 2014

This Week In Crazy: Atheists Ruined Columbus Day, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Ebola conspiracies, gay brainwashing, and so much more.

October 17, 2014

This Week In Crazy: Obama Is The Ultimate Jihadist, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,”  The National Memo’s weekly update on the wildest attacks, conspiracy theories, and other loony behavior from the increasingly unhinged right wing. Starting with number five: 5. Dinesh D’Souza Right-wing activist Dinesh D’Souza, who is apparently not yet in prison, brought his latest book tour to Fox News’ The Kelly File […]

June 20, 2014

This Week In Crazy: Gay Rights Cause Tornadoes, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,” The National Memo’s weekly update on the wildest attacks, conspiracy theories, and other loony behavior from the increasingly unhinged right wing. Starting with number five: 5. Mike Huckabee If you love Rick Santorum’s disgust for birth control, but wish he were just a bit more condescending towards women, then the Republican […]

January 24, 2014

This Week In Crazy: Demons Are In Your Weed, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,” The National Memo’s weekly update on the wildest attacks, conspiracy theories, and other loony behavior from the increasingly unhinged right wing. Starting with number five: 5. Bryan Fischer This Year In Crazy honoree Bryan Fischer has a problem: He knows that the Obama administration is destroying America by inviting demons into […]

January 17, 2014

This Is How Republicans Could Blow The 2014 Midterms

As the 2014 midterm elections approach, Republicans are feeling increasingly optimistic about their chances of winning a majority in the U.S. Senate, along with keeping control of the House of Representatives. And while there is reason to doubt that the current Republican plan of simply trashing the Affordable Care Act without even offering an alternative […]

January 16, 2014

6 States That Will Swing The Senate In 2014

Photo: AFP/Mark Wilson With less than a year to go until the 2014 midterm elections, Republicans are feeling bullish about their chances of winning a majority in the U.S. Senate. The GOP needs to gain a net of six seats in order to claim the majority, and with 21 Democratic seats in play — including […]

January 16, 2014