Rolling Stone with a really good look at how and where the Koch brothers make their money. Read it!
Category Archive for 'Scary Crazy Wingnuts'
So much money working against us, but they still can’t stop us from voting: Have you heard of “The Gathering,” a conference of extreme hard right Christian funders, which starts Thursday in Orlando FL? “The Gathering,” an event put on by Washington’s shadowy hard rightwing “Church” known only as “THE FAMILY”/”THE FELLOWSHIP” (“THE FAMILY” also […]
Isn’t it ironic? They want to micromanage everything, but when it comes to their constitutional duties, they don’t do a damn thing: In recent years, congressional Republicans have been almost hysterical about presidential overreach, condemning the White House for alleged abuses that leave Congress out of the policymaking process. In nearly every instance, their evidence […]
So the little weasel isn’t going to jail: (Reuters) – Conservative author and filmmaker Dinesh D’Souza was sentenced on Tuesday to spend eight months in a community confinement center during five years of probation after pleading guilty to a campaign finance law violation. The defendant, a frequent critic of President Barack Obama, was sentenced by […]
We all know wingnuts are neither creative (which is why their numerous attempts at doing humor fail) nor all that intelligent — that is, their intelligence is limited to parroting “gotcha!” lines meant to prove liberals are hypocrites, and not actual learning. So there’s nothing surprising about watching Valley girl Michelle “Twitchy Nutjobs Love Me” […]
*Here’s what the headline refers to. This is Pam Geller’s hate group putting up these disgusting ads. Geller is the wingnut blogger who, through her batshit crazy blog “Atlas Shrugged”, devotes her life (and makes nice bit of cash doing so) attacking the usually-imaginary “Islamic threat.” Everything is a jihad, she attacks at fever pitch, […]
To anyone who’s been paying attention: A new study led by Michael B. Rothberg of the Cleveland Clinic and published in the Journal of the American Medical Association aimed to measure how much defensive medicine there is, really, and how much it costs. The researchers’ conclusion is that defensive medicine accounts for about 2.9% of […]
Oh, I just love it. Rep. Trey Gowdy of South Carolina vowed to pursue the facts wherever the lead him. Opening his committee’s first public hearing since its establishment four months ago, he stressed the thoroughness of the task ahead, not the need to reach immediate conclusions. “Given the gravity of the issues at hand, […]
I used to think I wanted to retire here, but now, not so much: AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Amid uproar in conservative circles about perceived anti-American bias in the new Advanced Placement U.S. History course and exam, Texas on Wednesday moved to require its high school students to learn only state-mandated curriculum — not be […]