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Category Archive for 'Scary Crazy Wingnuts'

This is the third and final installment in a three-part series examining the extremist elements involved in the takeover of the Malheur refuge in Oregon. Part One examined the pervasive, lasting influence of violent white supremacists and neo-Nazis in the so-called ‘patriot’ militia movement. Part Two focused on the enduring legacy of genocide against Native […]

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Pass the Popcorn people. The Freedom Caucus is all fighty flighty again. NPR: House Speaker Paul Ryan called on Republicans Wednesday to unify and stop fighting angrily among themselves as he tried steering his fractious party into an election year devoid of the heated showdowns between conservatives and pragmatists that transformed parts of 2015 into […]

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Donald Trump is finally speaking at length on his second-place finish in the Iowa caucuses – and where else, but on Twitter? The Donald started off seemingly gracious, in a series of tweets on Tuesday. My experience in Iowa was a great one. I started out with all of the experts saying I couldn’t do […]

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A 24 year old Tampa man has been taken into custody on Monday after the execution of a search warrant on his residential home by law enforcement, MSN reports. The search warrant found pipe bombs, smoke grenades, and tear gas in his home, as well as materials to make weapons. They also found an AK-47 […]

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Melissa Harris-Perry has a rather harrowing tale to tell about a terrible experience at the Iowa caucuses. Rather than paraphrasing it, I’ll let her words speak for themselves. Monday night I was sitting in a hotel lobby in downtown Des Moines with my back to a wall of windows, my eyes fixed on the TV, […]

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Ted Cruz photoshops Abe Lincoln as a Jihadi terrorist https://t.co/Xt5LxSJ31a pic.twitter.com/jVAeKLj1OY — michaelscherer (@michaelscherer) February 1, 2016 Congratulations to Ted Cruz on winning the critically important primary state that also gave us President Santorum and President Huckabee. — John Dingell (@JohnDingell) February 2, 2016

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Link to Cliven Bundy letter. https://t.co/S90oF41dDi pic.twitter.com/pVyVs0NlUY — Karin Hildebrand (@Karimala1) February 1, 2016

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Of course they did! LANSING — The Snyder administration quietly trucked in water to state buildings in January of 2015 – ten months prior to Governor Snyder publicly admitting there was reason for concern in Flint, according to a document obtained by Progress Michigan. The document is a Facility Notification sent by the Department of […]

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The fight between the GOP establishment and its much crazier conservative base has been epic so far during the 2016 presidential primaries, but the fights have bled out into all their institutions, including Fox News as well. I’ve never seen a Republican candidate take on Fox News which such disdain like Donald Trump has and […]

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Former FBI hostage negotiator Chris Voss noted on Wednesday that a militant leader who was killed by law enforcement probably intended to create a “suicide by cop” situation. Fox News host Jenna Lee noted during an interview with Voss that some of the militants occupying the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge had claimed that Robert “LaVoy” […]

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