This Week In Crazy: Obama Gives New Mexico To ISIS, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

This Week In Crazy: Obama Gives New Mexico To ISIS, 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. ...

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Republicans Need A New ‘Go-To Guy’ On Immigration

Republicans Need A New ‘Go-To Guy’ On Immigration

Republicans know they need to broaden their party's appeal to Hispanic voters to have a realistic shot at winning the 2016 presidential election. But on the key issue of immigrati ...

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Endorse This! Archconservative Senator Says Fox News Is Too Extreme — Even For Him

Endorse This! Archconservative Senator Says Fox News Is Too Extreme — Even For Him

[jwplayer player="1" mediaid="63791"] Just how "fair and balanced" is Fox News' coverage? Even Senator Tom Coburn (R-OK) -- who is so dedicated to blocking the Democratic agenda t ...

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The So-Called ‘War On Whites’ Is A Fight The GOP Can’t Win

The So-Called ‘War On Whites’ Is A Fight The GOP Can’t Win

At this point, you really have to wonder: Is it still news when a Republican says something asinine? On the off chance it is, let us spend a few moments pondering the strange case ...

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The Summer Of The Anti-Hillary Clinton Books Rolls On

The Summer Of The Anti-Hillary Clinton Books Rolls On

By Hector Tobar, Los Angeles Times In June, Hillary Clinton released a new book that served as the unofficial kickoff to a presidential campaign set to hit the homestretch in the ...

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Todd Akin Is Back, And More Delusional Than Ever

Todd Akin Is Back, And More Delusional Than Ever

Former congressman and horrifically failed Senate candidate Todd Akin is back -- and he's still making life miserable for his fellow Republicans. Akin, whose 2012 bid to unseat Se ...

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On July 4, A Message For Patriots Of All Persuasions

On July 4, A Message For Patriots Of All Persuasions

When the flags fly proudly on the Fourth of July, I always remember what my late father taught me about love of country. He was a deeply patriotic man, much as he despised the sco ...

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Eric Cantor And The Tea Party Purge

Eric Cantor And The Tea Party Purge

WASHINGTON -- In 1961, John F. Kennedy said: "In the past, those who foolishly sought power by riding the back of the tiger ended up inside." In November of 2010, Eric Cantor said ...

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What Will Become Of Right-Wing Bergdahl Billboard?

What Will Become Of Right-Wing Bergdahl Billboard?

Among the bellwethers of right-wing politics in western Washington state is a popular and iconic billboard perched next to the northbound lanes of Interstate 5, almost exactly hal ...

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Merkel Leads Fightback Against Eurosceptic Charge

Merkel Leads Fightback Against Eurosceptic Charge

Brussels (AFP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel headed the charge against eurosceptics and the far-right Monday after France's National Front (FN) and Britain's UKIP led anti-EU ...

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