Posts tagged "scott walker"

Let’s Get Ready To Play GOP Debate BINGO!

Hey-o!!! Tonight, the Republican primary circus is rolling into Cleveland, and 10 of the party’s most promising contenders will tumble out of the clown car and onto the stage for the first GOP debate!

Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 6, 2015

Presidential Hopeful Scott Walker Signs No-Good-Very-Bad Abortion Ban

Scott Walker backtracks on campaign ad promising to allow abortion to be a decision between a woman and her doctor. …

Robyn Pennacchia / July 20, 2015

How Much Money Is It Possible To Actually Get From Welfare?

It’s nowhere near as much as you may think. …

Robyn Pennacchia / July 16, 2015

Scott Walker Still Pretty Sure He Can Defeat Gay Marriage If He Really Tries

If I were a Republican person running for president, I would be incredibly relieved after today’s Supreme Court’s decision to legalize gay marriage across the land. Why? Because it would give me an out in terms of having to condemn it while campaigning in order to appease my base, while simultaneously repulsing the vast majority…

Robyn Pennacchia / June 26, 2015

Scott Walker Pretty Sure Rape Victims Only Concerned About Abortion In The “Initial Months”

Scott Walker sure knows a lot for someone who has never been a rape victim in need of an abortion.

Robyn Pennacchia / June 3, 2015

Scott Walker Plans To Ban All Abortions After 20 Weeks, Even If A Mother’s Life Is In Danger

Scott Walker to ban all abortions after 20 weeks; today is Menstrual Hygiene Day worldwide; that chocolate weight loss study was a fake; Hanna Tuulikki brings her artwork Away with the Birds online.

Rebecca Vipond Brink / May 28, 2015

57 Percent Of GOP Voters Would Make Christianity The National Religion

A survey of Republican Primary voters released this week and conducted by Public Policy Polling provides some interesting results and insight into the minds of GOP voters.
The poll determined that Scott “Scabby” Walker is currently the lead potential 2016 candidate, followed, oddly, by Dr. Ben Carson.
Scott Walker is at 25% to 18% for Ben Carson,…

Robyn Pennacchia / February 25, 2015

Dropkick Murphys Continue Long Tradition Of Musicians Telling Politicians To Stop Using Their Music

This weekend, the Dropkick Murphys (whom, full disclosure, I once ate late night tacos with at a Mighty Taco in Buffalo, NY) continued a long and storied tradition of musicians pulling the rug out from underneath a politician attempting to use their songs for campaign purposes.

On Saturday, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker used

Robyn Pennacchia / January 27, 2015

Wisconsin Governor Supports Mandating Transvaginal Ultrasounds For Abortion [UPDATE]

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is supporting an anti-abortion bill that is making its way through the state legislature which would require some women seeking first-trimester abortions to have transvaginal ultrasounds, which are performed by inserting a probe into the vagina. The forced transvaginal ultrasounds are medically unnecessary and are a popular ploy of anti-abortio…

Jessica Wakeman / June 12, 2013

Be My Boyfriend: Guy Who Got Arrested For Playing Too Much Cowbell

Dear anonymous guy who was arrested for playing too much cowbell during this week’s demonstrations against Wisconsin governor Scott Walker,
The cowbell, she is a seductive beast, isn’t she? The lure of her timber can prove too strong for some, and nay, you found yourself driven to her lusty charms over and over again. Actually,…

Julie Gerstein / January 18, 2012