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. On MSNBC’s Hardball Monday night, Representative Steve King of Iowa asked what nonwhite “subgroups” of people ever contributed to “civilization.”
Taking umbrage with Esquire writer Charles Pierce’s… More »
Because there are real fucking problems we need to deal with. More »
“I like what we have,” Iowa Representative Steve King said. More »
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 of this week’s mass shooting in an Orlando gay nightclub, only for them to prove otherwise in Congress. Mere days after the attack, House of Representative… More »
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.
Corey Lewandowski, Trump’s campaign manager is the perfect example of how violent it has really gotten.
A regional field director for the fiscally… More »
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 front-runner’s son.
The singer decided to skewer little Donny Trump Jr. by replying to his tweet after the Chicago protests surrounding his father’s… More »
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. More »
Today, Florida legislators approved a bill that would defund Planned Parenthood and place new restrictions on abortion procedures. More »
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 horror, but you are also probably experiencing chronic diarrhea! But I digress…now you can actually piss your way to freedom from mental torment by peeing… More »
“There’s a lot of people who love me, they just won’t vote for me.” More »
We’ll miss you, you very interesting man! More »
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 a crowd of supporters in South Carolina: “Tonight I am suspending my campaign. The people of Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina have spoken. I… More »
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. More »
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% more likely to have sex outside? More »
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 identity is “just a thing” according to Carson.
It seems like as soon as you think Carson is going to say the worst,… More »
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 slammed the push for gun control in the wake of the San Bernardino attack, erroneously pointing out that the law didn’t keep the suspects from… More »