Monthly Archives: March 2012

Freedom Broccoli

Artist – RJ Matson In other news, it turns out the worst case of wasteful spending of the campaign season so far can be attributed to Ron Paul who has spent $496,461 per delegate. Ironic, isn’t it? Also — Go … Continue reading

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Mitt Romney is a Scumbag

This is inexcusable. The Romney campaign suggested Friday that President Obama should release notes and transcripts from his meetings with world leaders to prove that he is not promising world leaders to change his position after November, in a statement … Continue reading

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You’re On Your Own Economics

In case you missed it, here’s President Obama speech from yesterday at the University of Vermont. The entire speech is good, and it serves as a preview of where the president intends to hit the Republicans during the general election, … Continue reading

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Picking Winners and Losers

Among the four Democratic senators who voted with the GOP to extend Big Oil subsidies and against a renewal of clean energy subsidies, which may result in as many as 37,000 job losses, was Senator Jim Webb (D-VA). According to … Continue reading

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Spring Pledge Drive — Day Seven

Only a couple more days left to participate in the big fundraiser this time around. Your contributions help us to keep the bandwidth and content flowing so we really appreciate your continued support. If you like our news, snark and … Continue reading

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Touré vs Piers Morgan. Fight!

Last night on CNN, Touré rightfully hammered Piers Morgan for his softball interview with George Zimmerman’s brother. This is something to behold. Best exchange: Piers condescends to Touré and offers to give him a lesson in journalism, and Touré replies, … Continue reading

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Bill O'Reilly Never Convicts Anyone on TV

Bill O’Reilly on his show Thursday night discussing George Zimmerman: “It’s wrong to convict anybody on television.” It’s wrong — except for Dr. George Tiller and the countless others he’s stalked, harassed and “convicted” on TV. Jerkass.

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Morning Awesome

MST3K Saturday – “Mitchell”

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Right Rage

Artist – Tim Eagan In other news, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Martin Dempsey, responded today to Paul Ryan’s accusation that the Chiefs are liars, and he was less than amused. The general is standing by the … Continue reading

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Socialism On Parade

If we’re all suffering under the tyranny of socialism as the Republicans would have you believe, perhaps socialism isn’t so bad. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — U.S. stocks closed mixed Friday, with the Dow and S&P 500 ending the best first … Continue reading

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Olbermann Fired from Current TV

Good gravy. It was just over a year ago that former MSNBC host Keith Olbermann announced he was joining Current TV, and today, that relationship officially came to an end. According to the New York Times‘ Brian Stelter, Olbermann is … Continue reading

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Keep Going Republicans!

A new Pew Research Center poll released today shows President Obama with an unprecedented lead over the Republican candidates among female voters. In the Pew Research Center’s most recent national survey, conducted March 7-11, Obama led Mitt Romney by 20 … Continue reading

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Allen West is a Terrible Liar

Representative Bobby Rush was removed from the floor of the House yesterday because he wore a hoodie in honor of Trayvon Martin. Here’s the video of that Today Representative Allen West (R-Asshole) is claiming the real reason Rush was removed … Continue reading

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This Week's Mailbag is Posted

This week’s Mailbag is posted at The Daily Banter. As always, Chez, Ben and I answer your email questions. This week, my debate with Greenwald, the HBO Game Change movie and President Romney. Go look!

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Spring Pledge Drive — Day Six

Only two more days to contribute to the happenings here. Your donations help us to keep the bandwidth and content flowing so we really appreciate your continued support. If you like our news, snark and outrage, please donate to our … Continue reading

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Subscribe to the Bob & Chez Show After Party

Join the After Party here. If you’re already a member, go on in. This week: Paramount Greenlights Anchorman Sequel; Our Favorite Cheap Wines; The Funhouse Mirrors at Target; Drunk Guy in a Cop Car Sings Bohemian Rhapsody; New Joe Biden … Continue reading

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Last Surviving Witness to Lincoln's Assassination

Via Cliff Schecter, here’s a clip from the 1956 game show “I’ve Got A Secret” featuring the last surviving witness to Lincoln’s assassination.

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The Senate Loves Big Oil

Oil subsidies will continue thanks to the Senate Republicans and several conservadems: The Senate on Thursday thwarted Democratic plans to strip billions of dollars in tax breaks from the largest oil companies, just an hour or so after President Obama … Continue reading

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Morning Awesome

Radiohead – “High & Dry”

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The Bubble Genius Bob & Chez Show, 3/29/12

NRA Hoodies and Gun-Toting Runway Models; White Supremacist Hacks Trayvon’s Email; Republican Bullying; The New Zimmerman Video; The Italian Supreme Court Justices are Morons; Conservatives Don’t Trust Science; Sarah Palin and the Shifting Party Platforms; Hot Dogs Don’t Contain Actual … Continue reading

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