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Congressman Steve King Asks What Nonwhite “Subgroups” Have Contributed To Civilization

While we were all distracted by Melania Trump’s eyebrow-raising speech at the Republican National Convention, it turns out some troubling discourse was going down in other quarters of the Republican Party.

Kelly Kanayama | July 19, 2016 - 6:02 pm

The GOP Labels Porn A “Public Health Crisis” Instead Of Handling Much Bigger Health Threats

Because there are real fucking problems we need to deal with.

Karen Fratti | July 12, 2016 - 2:07 pm

Republicans Think Putting Harriet Tubman On The $20 Will Be “Divisive,” But Really They’re Just Afraid Of Change

“I like what we have,” Iowa Representative Steve King said.

Karen Fratti | June 22, 2016 - 2:21 pm

Republican Leaders Block LGBTQ Legislation Days After The Orlando Tragedy

If you’re going to identify as an ally, at least walk the walk as far as legislation goes. That’s why it’s total horse shit that Republicans offered saccharine solidarity to victims…

Marissa Miller | June 17, 2016 - 8:45 am

Who Will Donald Trump Pick As His Running Mate? We Have 4 Excellent Candidates For Him

Republican frontrunner, Donald Trump, has begun vetting vice-presidential running mates. While many are theorizing who the mogul might pick, no names have officially been disclosed. We chose 5 that fit the bill. 

Ana Defillo | May 5, 2016 - 12:00 pm

Republican Operative Says Trump Campaign Manager Called Her a “F–king B—h”

Just when you think the Trump campaign can’t possibly get any more insane and vitriolic, it adds one more unsurprising notch of hateful discriminatory bullshit to it’s roster.

Katrin Higher | April 9, 2016 - 2:00 pm

John Legend Perfectly Skewers Donald Trump’s Son On Twitter

Oscar and Grammy winner and excellent tweeter, John Legend, dipped his feet into dark waters yesterday when he started a Twitter feud with Donald Trump Jr. – the current GOP…

Katrin Higher | March 12, 2016 - 12:30 pm

Donald Trump Managed To Make His First Factual Claim Ever Last Night!

Most of the things he’s said have been false or outright lies, but he nailed it at last night’s debate with a factual statement about Vladimir Putin.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 11, 2016 - 11:00 am

The Florida Senate Approved A Bill Defunding Planned Parenthood

Today, Florida legislators approved a bill that would defund Planned Parenthood and place new restrictions on abortion procedures.

Bronwyn Isaac | March 9, 2016 - 4:14 pm

Piss Off The Republican Candidates – Literally – With This ‘Piss Poll’

By this point, the Republican debates and general campaigning involving Donald Trump, Marko Rubio and Ted Cruz, have not only made you want to piss your pants from shock and…

Katrin Higher | March 5, 2016 - 11:00 am

Ben Carson Has Officially Dropped Out Of The Republican Race

“There’s a lot of people who love me, they just won’t vote for me.”

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 4, 2016 - 5:58 pm

Ben Carson Doesn’t “See A Political Path Forward”

We’ll miss you, you very interesting man!

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 2, 2016 - 4:30 pm

Aw Shucks, Jeb Bush Drops Out Of Presidential Race

Poor ole Jeb!

The Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush formally put the kibosh on his campaign for the White House on Saturday night.

Jeb! spoke to…

Katrin Higher | February 21, 2016 - 9:30 am

America’s Gay Immigration Bans: A Brief History

One-third of Trump supporters, and one-fifth of the Republican base overall, said that they would ban gays from entering the U.S. in a recent poll.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 18, 2016 - 10:00 am

Obvious Dating Study Reveals Democrats Like To Smoke Weed, Republicans Like Guns

The juiciest and most important piece of information I gleaned from this lite-study is that while Democrats are 30% more likely to have casual sex (hell yeah), Republicans are 50%…

Bronwyn Isaac | February 11, 2016 - 5:30 pm

Caitlyn Jenner Responds Coolly To Ricky Gervais’ Nonsense, Believes She Can Change The GOP

Caitlyn Jenner responded yesterday to Ricky Gervais’ gross, sexist, transphobic Golden Globes jokes, in which he deadnamed Jenner and was generally unfunny about women – and to his

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 15, 2016 - 11:30 am

Ben Carson Says Transgender Military Members Are ‘A Distraction’

Yesterday, Ben Carson told military veterans at an event in Waterloo, Iowa that the military is not the place to deal with the “transgender thing.”

That’s right, someone’s…

Katrin Higher | December 6, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Marco Rubio Ignores Gun Control, Asks Why We Don’t Have Bomb Control (We Do)

It’s a sad state of affairs when the one Republican presidential candidate who is “smarter” than the rest is actually really really not smart at all.

Marco Rubio…

Katrin Higher | December 5, 2015 - 11:00 am
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