Category Archives: Far-right Intellectual Violence

Right Wing Conservatives Going Full-Honey Bunny Over Bowe Bergdahl

Chez wrote a piece this past week where he asks: “Has Twitter Become Too Toxic?” I think the answer to that is, yes. Yes, it has. Exhibit Q: Todd Kincannon is said to be “the chairman of the Simpsonville, South … Continue reading
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Posted in Afghanistan, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Republican Party, Wingnuts | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Sen. Rand Paul’s Sick Sense Of Humor

Wingnuts were on parade for their annual convention in Fort Worth, Texas this past Friday (where the scooters and on-sight repairs were provided for a fee) and, while Senator Ted Cruz could have walked with the unofficial award for Most Fanatical, Jingoistic, … Continue reading
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Posted in Elections, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Foreign Policy, Rand Paul, Republican Party, Wingnuts, Worst Persons, WTF | Tagged , , | 7 Comments

The Biggest Scandal Surrounding The VA Is The GOP

Just like to follow-up on an excellent commentary by Ashby this past Friday. When president Obama took office, there were 180,000 troops in Iraq– a war which he, like the now-resigned General Eric Shinseki, were both outspoken against in terms … Continue reading
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Posted in Afghanistan, Bush Legacy Project, Casualties, Ethics, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Foreign Policy, Government Shutdown, Iraq, Lying Liars, Military, Patriotism, President Obama, Republican Party, Wingnuts, Worse than Bush | Tagged | 8 Comments

The League Of Extraordinary Journalists

Last month, the story of the mysterious theft of the Sandy Hook memorial signs was picked up by news agencies and bloggers all around the world. The internet seemed to pause in collective disgust just long enough to remind itself … Continue reading
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Posted in Best Persons, Blogging, Conspiracy Theory, Ethics, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Glenn Greenwald, Heroes, Justice, Rand Paul, The Daily Banter, The Media | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

Sen. Rand Paul Is All Buster

Via Time, Rand Paul returns to the national stage next week to reprise his most famous performance, filibustering a presidential nominee in a fight over the extrajudicial killing of American terrorists. Paul announced Thursday evening that he would filibuster the … Continue reading
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Posted in Drones, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Lying Liars, Rand Paul, Wingnuts | Tagged , | 10 Comments

Al Gore Tells It Like It Is

In an interview published in Politico Magazine this past week, former President Vice President Al Gore talked about the challenges of making climate change the cause of our generation in the context of unprecedented amounts of money in politics, and … Continue reading
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Posted in Corporate Crime, Elections, Energy, Environment, Ethics, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Koch Brothers, Republican Party, Terrorism, The Media, Wingnuts | Tagged | 5 Comments

Ku Klux Korporations

When L.A. Clippers owner Don Sterling was caught on tape the other day spouting off to his mixed-race girlfriend (unbeknownst to him) about the virtues of a segregated society in the year 2014, even compounding his racism with the misogyny … Continue reading
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Posted in Corporate Crime, Ethics, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Racism, Republican Party, Sports, Worst Persons | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Revolting and Justice Scalia

What a week Justice Scalia is having. He’s all over the place selling the dream. Like a detestable version of Bill Murray, no one will ever believe you when you tell them he’s a Supreme Court justice. Just this past … Continue reading
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Posted in Elections, Ethics, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Lying Liars, Quote, Republican Electoral Vote Scam, Republican Party, Taxes, Voter Suppression, War Against Women, Wingnuts | Tagged , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Obamacare Outselling PlayStation 4

This past week, Sony announced that sales of the PlayStation 4 had surpassed 7 million– worldwide. TOKYO, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCE) today announced that the PlayStation®4 (PS4™) computer entertainment system has cumulatively sold through more than … Continue reading
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Posted in Crazy Caucus, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Healthcare, President Obama, Wingnuts | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Over Ten Million Enrolled Is The New “Failure”

  With the news of Secretary of Health and Human Services Katherine Sebelius resigning, now that she’s essentially saved the Affordable Care Act from: The relentless onslaught of GOP-led government shutdowns and threats of economic destruction, especially in the weeks … Continue reading
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Posted in Congress, Corporate Crime, Election 2014, Elections, Ethics, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Healthcare, Republican Party, Wingnuts | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

Senate Panel To Release Bush-era Torture Documents

It’s nice to be reminded that we do things differently now: WASHINGTON (AP) – The Senate Intelligence Committee voted Thursday to release parts of a hotly contested, secret report that harshly criticizes CIA terror interrogations after 9/11, and the White House … Continue reading
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Posted in Far-right Intellectual Violence, George W. Bush, History, Iraq, Katrina, Military, President Obama, Republican Party, Security, Terrorism, Torture, Worse than Bush | Tagged , , , , , , | 7 Comments

President Obama Meeting Pope Francis While Wingnuts Clown

This past week, President Obama met with Pope Francis for the first time and they seemed to really hit it off– famously:   President Obama said of the meeting, “I would say that the largest bulk of the time was … Continue reading
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Posted in Elections, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Healthcare, International Relations, President Obama, Rand Paul, Republican Party, White House, Wingnuts | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Republican Party: America’s Worst Idea

What’s being called the “No More National Parks” bill, House Republicans are expected to vote this week to effectively shut down the spread of America’s best idea. Via Think Progress: Responding to President Obama’s decision last week to protect a … Continue reading
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Posted in Crazy Caucus, Environment, Far-right Intellectual Violence, National Parks, Republican Party, Stupid Party, WTF | Tagged , | 4 Comments

Rush Limbaugh Nominated For Author Of The Year

Oh, good grief. (CNN) – The Children’s Book Council and its Every Child a Reader program released on Thursday their author-of-the-year finalists for their annual Children’s and Teen Choice Book Awards. Limbaugh is one of the four finalists, and his nomination … Continue reading
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Posted in Books, Drugs, Far-right Intellectual Violence, History, Lying Liars, Misogyny, Racism, Republican Party, Rush Limbaugh, Stupid Party, Wingnuts | Tagged | 6 Comments

Chalkboard Fail at CPAC

The Conservative Political Action Conference wrapped up this weekend, bringing out the craziest of the crazies for a hate-filled week of paying tribute to ignorance and white superiority. But just in case you thought they forgot about racism and inequality, the booth … Continue reading
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Posted in Crazy Caucus, Diversity, Elections, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Misogyny, Poll, Racism, Rand Paul, Republican Party, Sarah Palin, Stupid Party, War On Women, Wingnuts | Tagged , , | 6 Comments

For President Obama, Everything Is Everything

  Sam Stein and Sabrina Siddiqui put together a piece for the Huffington Post outlining the media’s sensational framing of everything President Obama has encountered during his presidency, some events being a natural phenomenon of the office, but the reality … Continue reading
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Posted in Elections, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Foreign Policy, History, International Relations, Liberalism, Military, Nuclear Weapons, President Obama, Republican Party, Taxes, The Economy, The Media | Tagged , , , , , | 11 Comments

Clarence Thomas Still Wasting Space

Jeffrey Toobin checks in with the progress Justice Clarence Thomas is making in his lifetime appointed position of ‘checked-out’ mute to the most important court in the world, and discovers nothing has changed in the past eight years. As of … Continue reading
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Posted in Far-right Intellectual Violence, Republican Party, Supreme Court, Wingnuts, WTF | Tagged , | 5 Comments

Class Clowns On Parade In Chattanooga

Big win for union-busters this weekend. CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Workers at Volkswagen’s Chattanooga plant today have voted against union representation that would have led to the establishment of a works council that would have been the first such model of labor-management … Continue reading
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Posted in Ethics, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Jobs, Republican Party, Unions, Voter Suppression, Wingnuts | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Sen. Rand Paul’s Disturbing Fantasy

Senator Rand Paul retweeted this frightening image the other day from the collective mind of functioning imbeciles and human/hyena hybrids everywhere: @SenRandPaul with @glennbeck in the Oval Office, well the Dallas Oval Office pic.twitter.com/eFh3Z9Dfj0 — Joseph Kerry (@josephkerry) February 7, … Continue reading
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Posted in Elections, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Glenn Beck, Rand Paul, Rebranding, Wingnuts | Tagged | 5 Comments

The RNC Is Hotsy For Nazi

This past week, RNC Chairman Reince Priebus proudly tweeted news of a new “start-up culture” at the RNC with the creation of Para Bellum Labs: RT @katieharbath: RNC announces launch of Para Bellum Labs, initiative aimed at creating startup culture … Continue reading
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Posted in Epic Fail, Far-right Intellectual Violence, Guns, Rebranding, Republican Party, Stupid Party, Wingnuts | Tagged , , , , , | 5 Comments