Posts tagged "tea party"

White Dude In Cowboy Hat To Reclaim MLK For The Tea Party

Meet "Wild Bill" Finley. He gave a speech at this weekend's South Carolina Tea Party Coalition convention, in which he explained that if Martin Luther King, Jr. were alive today, he would definitely prefer the company of a bunch of white people in tricornered hats who cry a lot about how the first black president…

By: Robyn Pennacchia / January 20, 2015

Today’s Lady News: Michele Bachmann, Anti-Gay Pol, Is Using Katy Perry’s “Firework” Anthem

Rep. Michele Bachmann, who is staunchly anti-gay, is using Katy Perry's song, "Firework," an anthem to tolerance and acceptance, on her campaign trail. Katy, get on this, quick! [Chicago Sun-Times] Six Planned Parenthood clinics will close in Minnesota after cuts to federal Title X funding. Here's how Indiana Planned Parenthood responded to recent budget cut…

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 21, 2011

Christine O’Donnell Declares “I’m You”

Christine O'Donnell's latest campaign ad -- in which she ably reads a teleprompter in a monotone voice -- has her proclaiming, "I'm not a witch." She only dabbled, people, just like Bill Clinton smoked pot, but didn't inhale. The Tea Party Senate candidate in the state of Delaware claims she will go to Washington and…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 5, 2010