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Mitt Romney Is About To Get an Earful

This week, Mitt Romney is scheduled to get his first official intelligence briefings from President Obama’s national security team. Romney will be getting such an […]

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Why We Should Go Monty Python on Presidential Candidates

Mitt and his team are really running up the score in both how often they lie and how egregiously they do it. They also take the prize for how little they seem to care about it when it is pointed out to them that they are lying.

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What Mitt Romney and Honey Boo Boo Have in Common

the single most gob-smacking attack on reality was the contempt Mitt Romney showed for science.

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Is Mitt Romney Dumber Than He Looks?

While still dealing with the trauma of your attack, you will be photographed naked to preserve evidence of bruises, bite marks, scratches or bleeding. You will be carefully examined for injuries to or tearing of the genitals and the anus. You will be invasively swabbed for evidence of another person’s body fluids.

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Are You Smarter About the U.S. Than a New Immigrant?

What about all those relatively rich people who passionately believe things that simply are not true here in the real world, should they be able to vote?

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Quiz: Are U Smrt Enuff to Vote?

apparently what those Tea Party types who push the idea of “American Exceptionalism” really believe is that Americans are exceptionally lazy, which is the only reason they’re poor, and exceptionally stupid and so they can’t be trusted to vote for the right man.

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In Politics, Who Actually Lies the Most?

One example of a “Pants on Fire” rating: “Democrats are poised now to cause this largest tax increase in U.S. history.” Not true. Reagan raised taxes more.

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Some of You Will Have to Die

If the Republicans win and they repeal Obamacare and don’t replace it immediately with something else that covers 17 million people, that means about 100,000 Americans will die prematurely, every year.

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Nine Ways the Far Right is Bringing You Freedom

the Kochs are free to pollute, and you and your children are free to breathe in all that mercury and drink up all that arsenic.

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Ten Sure Signs The Right Wing Has Lost It

A GOP State Senate candidate in Iowa dropped out of the race last week to join instead, the Senate of an imaginary parallel country. Randi Shannon, of Coralville: ”released a four-page message Friday saying she is now the senator of the ‘Republic of the united states of America’ and the Republic for Iowa

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Do the Working Poor Make Too Much Money?

Apparently the right wing strongly believes that, as things stand now, there is simply not enough inequality in this country and the poor currently have too much money. It spoils them so.

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Actually, We Shouldn't Soak the Poor

O’Reilly made a great point. Unfortunately he’s such a dim bulb that he had no clue what the point was that he was actually making. Back in 1961, the US tax code was far more progressive than it is now.

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Actually, We Shouldn't Soak the Poor

O’Reilly made a great point. Unfortunately he’s such a dim bulb that he had no clue what the point was that he was actually making. Back in 1961, the US tax code was far more progressive than it is now.

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Actually, We Shouldn't Soak the Poor

O’Reilly made a great point. Unfortunately he’s such a dim bulb that he had no clue what the point was that he was actually making. Back in 1961, the US tax code was far more progressive than it is now.

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Quite Suddenly, Guns Kill People

it was just a short while ago, in the wake of an act of horrendous gun violence in Arizona, that Tea Party darling Rand Paul used a variation of it and reassured Fox News that: “…weapons don’t kill people. It’s the individual that killed these people.”