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…
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…
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 Washingto…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 5, 2010