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This Week In Crazy: Obama Bans Jail For Black People

President Obama stops prosecuting black people, the Ayatollah Caucus takes over Washington, and more.

March 6, 2015
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This Week In Crazy: Obama’s Secret Muslim State Of The Union

President Obama sends a hidden message, Dinesh D’Souza is the new Martin Luther King, and more.

January 23, 2015
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This Week In Crazy: Behead The Cable News Infidels!

Louie Gohmert shares the horrible truth about Benghazi, Joe Walsh calls for jihadists to strike CNN, and more.

January 16, 2015
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Endorse This: How Dare John Boehner Punish The Coup Plotters!

Louie Gohmert is shocked and appalled that participants in the failed coup are losing key committee assignments.

January 7, 2015
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Endorse This: Louie ‘Terror Babies’ Gohmert For Speaker!

For us, Louie Gohmert will always be the man who warned about an insidious plot to have babies born in America, then get raised abroad and come back here as terrorists 20 to 30 years later.

January 5, 2015
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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
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Endorse This: Stephen Colbert Stands With Louie Gohmert

Watch Stephen Colbert “defend” Louie Gohmert, as only he can.

October 28, 2014
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This Week In Crazy: Gay Massages Ruin The Military, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Gay massages destroy the military, yet another call for secession, and so much more.

October 24, 2014
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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
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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
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This Week In Crazy: Common Core Makes Your Kids Gay, 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 Pseudo-historian Dinsesh D’Souza kicks things off at number five, for putting his own absurd spin on the GOP’s long-abandoned “you didn’t […]

August 22, 2014
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This Week In Crazy: Affirmative Action For Terrorists, 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. Steve King As the situation in Ferguson, Missouri spiraled out of control, Newsmax TV decided to sort out the police shooting and subsequent protests […]

August 15, 2014
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Border Crisis Tests Religious Faith — And Some Fail Badly

Flamboyant piety has long been fashionable on the political right, where activists, commentators, and elected officials never hesitate to hector us about their great moral and theological rectitude. Wielding the Scriptures like a weapon, these righteous ’wingers are always eager to condemn the alleged sins of others but reluctant to examine their own. They seem […]

July 18, 2014
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The 5 Worst Things Politicians Have Said About Migrant Children

The influx of young Central American refugees across the U.S. border is a serious issue that needs a serious policy response. Politicians should be focused on ensuring that these children are treated humanely, and working on sound immigration reform. But, unsurprisingly, many on the right have chosen this time to spout ignorant, offensive rhetoric about these […]

July 16, 2014
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This Week In Crazy: Pharrell Is Distracting You From #Benghazi, 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. Rush Limbaugh As the crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border intensifies, cynical politicians and bored media figures have increasingly begun referring to the situation […]

July 11, 2014
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This Week In Crazy: Clinton Conspiracies, Coups, 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. Louie Gohmert U.S. Representative Louie Gohmert (R-TX), who infamously once warned Americans of the grave threat posed by foreign “terror babies,” graduated to a new […]

May 23, 2014
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This Week In Crazy: God Wrote The Constitution, 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 perpetually unhinged right wing. Starting our countdown: 5. Operation American Spring Operation American Spring, the revolutionary group dedicated to removing the “despotic and tyrannical federal leadership” from office, makes a return appearance to […]

May 16, 2014
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This Week In Crazy: Meet The Donald Sterling Truthers, 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 Vanderboegh Most of the Republican Party and the media moved on from erstwhile right-wing hero Cliven Bundy after he revealed himself to […]

May 2, 2014
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This Week In Crazy: Glenn Beck Has Had Enough, 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. Louie Gohmert Noted Constitutional scholar Louie Gohmert checks in at number five, for his illuminating theory on the separation — or lack thereof — between […]

April 4, 2014
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This Week In Crazy: ‘Bow The Knee To The God Of Gayness,’ 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. Chris Mapp Screenshot: YouTube One week after Texas Senate candidate Dwayne Stovall dropped one of the craziest campaign ads you’ll ever see, another challenger to […]

February 28, 2014

This Week In Crazy: Suing King Obama, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Welcome to a special State of the Union edition of “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. With apologies to Bryan Fischer, Bob Barr, and many others, this week’s list will only cover the many, many awful […]

January 31, 2014

This Year In Crazy: A Fond Look Back At An Insane Year In Politics

During his re-election campaign, President Barack Obama repeatedly speculated that the “partisan fever” in Washington, D.C. would break after the 2012 presidential election. One year into the president’s second term, it’s quite possible that his prediction was crazier than anything you’re about to read. Every week, The National Memo compiles This Week In Crazy, an […]

December 30, 2013