Tag Archives: Alabama

Concerned Troll

Artist – Pat Bagley In other news, the Smithsonian Institute has issued its first ever official statement on the causes of climate change, establishing that it is tied to “human activities.” With special emphasis on the Smithsonian’s 160-year history and … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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It Could Happen

Republicans in Delkab County, Alabama are warning local residents that if they reelect their Democratic sheriff, he may help President Obama suspend the 2016 election and usurp all power. In a letter mailed to local voters, a prominent party donor … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Political Indictment

Nailed it. Artist – Rob Rogers In other news, a sixth grade teacher in Selma, Alabama has been suspended after instructing her students to research and reenact the Ferguson shooting of Michael Brown by Officer Darren Wilson. I don’t think … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Pray the Regulation Away

Sepeaking of Big Coal, this is bewildering. Regulators from the Alabama Public Service Commission have asked residents of Alabama to pray that the Environment Protection Agency will change it’s mind on regulating carbon emissions. At their news conference today Cavanaugh … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Desperate for Voter Fraud

The Republican party is so desperate to uncover voter fraud, they’re paying cash-money to find it. “The Alabama Republican Party is serious about stopping voter fraud,” Armistead wrote. “So serious we are offering a $1,000 reward for information that directly … Continue reading
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My Gun is Bigger Than Your Gun

Alabama state Rep. Steve Hurst’s penis gun is bigger than your penis gun. What’s seen in the above image is actually a BBQ grill that state Representative Steve Hurst (R) has turned into a parade float and rolling campaign ad … Continue reading
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Yeehaw! Shoot That Obamacare

This is beneath Cro-Magnon Man. Alabama congressional candidate Will Brooke says “lets do some damage” to Obamacare by shooting it. Because that’s how we deal with things in ‘Merika; we shoot them. Perhaps he would like to shoot the millions … Continue reading
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“Political Apartheid”

Writing for the New York Times, Thomas B. Edsall pulled no punches while telling it like it is. We all know that Republican voter suppression efforts are aimed at suppressing the minority vote, but Edsall documents the systematic and perverse … Continue reading
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Remembering The 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing

It was 50 years ago today, on the morning of September 15, 1963 that the bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church occurred, killing four little girls– Addie Mae Collins, Cynthia Wesley, Carole Robertson and Denise McNair– in what was a … Continue reading
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Here’s a Great Idea

Let’s alienate young members of the party by kicking them out because they agree with the Supreme Court. Alabama College Republicans Chairwoman Stephanie Petelos posted a positive reaction to the Supreme Court’s striking down of the Defense of Marriage Act … Continue reading
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Voter ID Coming to Alabama

In addition to Texas, the attorney general of Alabama is also moving up his plans to implement voter ID following today’s Supreme Court ruling. MONTGOMERY, Alabama — Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange said this morning’s Supreme Court ruling was a … Continue reading
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Today in the War on Women

The War on Women widened significantly today. Virginia Governor Bob McVaginal Probe has accepted the idea of operating a health insurance exchange under Obamacare, but if he has his way, it may not include insurance plans that cover abortion even … Continue reading
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Republican Outreach

Five abortion clinics remaining in the state is five too many for Alabama Republicans. Republican lawmakers in Alabama took a crucial step on Wednesday towards their goal of shuttering the state’s last five abortion clinics, advancing a bill to the … Continue reading
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Doomsday Prepper Hostage Situation Enters 5th Day

via AP MIDLAND CITY, Ala. (AP) — As a police standoff with an Alabama man accused of holding a 5-year-old boy hostage in an underground bunker entered its fifth day, authorities were saying little except that their talks with the … Continue reading

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Alabama Does the Nullification Dance

Not to be left out of the fruitless crusade to preemptively nullify federal law that does not yet exist, Alabama legislators are showing their hand. The Alabama legislature is considering an unconstitutional bill that would make it a felony for … Continue reading

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More on the Doomsday Bunker Hostage Situation

Earlier today I quipped that the man who shot a bus driver, kidnapped a child, and sought refuge inside an underground bunker sounded like a Doomsday Prepper, and it turns out I was more or less correct. From the Southern … Continue reading

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Meanwhile, We Have More Shootings

In Alabama. (CNN) — A gunman boarded a school bus in Alabama, took a 6-year-old boy hostage and killed the driver who tried to save him, police said Wednesday. The incident occurred Tuesday and continued into Wednesday morning, with authorities … Continue reading

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Birtherism Still Won’t Die

The chairman of the Alabama Republican Party is promoting a birther film to his constituents that claims President Obama’s real father was a communist who indoctrinated him with a Kenyan, anti-colonial worldview. Actually I made that last part up but … Continue reading

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“Papers Please” and the Latino Vote

Following the arrest of several individuals who do not have brown skin, Alabama Republicans decided that they may need to revise their “Papers Please” anti-immigration law, HB56, to ensure that no more white people are arrested. After all, they weren’t … Continue reading

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Surprise!

Artist – Bill Day In other news, Mitch McConnell is pledging to withhold support from judicial nominees because Harry Reid hurt his feelings. You can follow the results of the Mississippi, Alabama, and Hawaii primary contests here.

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