Daily Archives: July 10, 2011

Right wing group withdraws slave language from marriage pledge Bachmann signed

Well that didn’t take long. A conservative group that put out a marriage pledge saying slave kids had it better than black kids today, because at least they had a mother and father … gulp … has withdrawn the language. … Continue reading

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**UPDATED: Things fall apart: debt ceiling deal unraveling as Boehner retreats from $4 trillion goal

When that “unnamed source”-laden Washington Post story came out earlier this week, claiming the White House was putting Social Security and Medicare cuts on the table, I was extremely dubious.

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