Category Archives: Right Wingers

Yes, I called Republican Benghazi hunters ’9/11 truthers’

… because they are, Blanche. They AHRE in that chair. Continue reading

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This week’s Herald column: New America held hostage, by Old America

They aren’t going to secede …

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How to avoid being taken to the cleaners by a Republican consultant

Hi there. If you’re a conservative billionaire or even just a right wing multimillionaire (don’t worry, you’ll get there…) who’s been parted from a handsome chunk of money this election cycle, by Ralph Reed or Karl Rove, or any of … Continue reading

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(Video) State of the Republican Party: Romney voters react to a cardboard cutout of Obama

A cardboard cut-out of Barack Obama goes to a Romney rally in Colorado on Monday, carried by a Romney supporter who starts out by asking if anybody has a “cardboard chair” for the empty candidate. Then the real fun begins. … Continue reading

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Sorry, Beltway, Barack Obama and Kathleen Sebelius won the birth control wars

I know the conventional wisdom is that President Obama got caught flat footed on the contraceptives rule change (see here and here for the discussion we had on that subject on “Now with Alex Wagner” on Friday). But in the … Continue reading

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Uncorked: DeMint, Hannity and Beck make it a three-fer

Dude…

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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saying slave kids had it better than black kids today, because at least they had a mother and father … gulp … has withdrawn the language.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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‘Live ammo’ ex-deputy AG calls firing ‘ridiculous,’ a ‘slippery slope’

Jeff Cox talked plenty tough on his now-defunct website and on his twitter feed, where he styles himself as “JCCentCom” — “lawyer/writer/amateur classicist/military historian/runner/dancer/all-around weirdo;…” He’s also the son of an Indianapolis reporter, and up until today, he was a … Continue reading

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**UPDATE: When right wingers REALLY hurt their own cause: ‘shoot the WI protesters’ deputy AG fired

UPDATE: i’m guessing Jeff Cox just became a right winger who supports unemploymnt insurance. …

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Today’s Herald column: ‘both sides’ aren’t fueling violent rhetoric

Today’s column is a rebuttal to my crowd — the media’s — “this-a-way-that-a-way” machine, which insists on allowing the right to pretend there’s nothing particularly special about their political discourse. 

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