Tag Archive for Republican Party United States

Frog Nation: Boiling to Death

Will we wait too long to jump? From Wikipedia: The boiling frog is an anecdote describing a frog slowly being boiled alive. The premise is that if a frog is put suddenly into boiling water, it will jump out, but if the frog is put in cold water which is then brought to a boil…

Priorities: Politics and Homosexuality

Anti-gay/women legislation isn’t what we need. For what seems like forever, the gaggle of conservative lawmakers have been trying their hardest to accomplish two things. One, to make sure the LGBT community gets as little protection from bigotry as possible. Two, to make sure they are doing everything in their power to keep the LGBT…

Why Many Christian Women Voted for Trump

Hint: Fundamental Evangelical Christianity More than fifty-three percent of women voted Trump over Clinton, in spite of Trump’s rampant and unapologetic misogyny, his brazen degradation of women by classifying them according to a superficial numerical scale, his wanton belief that they can be sexually assaulted at will, and his record with his current and former…

Faith in Humanity: Lost

But I am not giving up. [UPDATE] Yesterday, when I wrote this, I began it with: “Before I start, if you are reading this through Facebook, it will be the last thing you see me post. I’m done. If I didn’t have so many things tied to Facebook, I’d honestly just shitcan it. If you…

Stephen Colbert Gives Newt Gingrich “The Talk”

Dear Newt… Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich was interviewed by Fox News’ Megyn Kelly on Tuesday, October 25th. It didn’t go well for the Newt. They got into a rather heated exchange, which culminated in Gingrich accusing Kelly of being “fascinated with sex” for reporting on the accusations of sexual assault allegedly committed by Donald…

Proof Trump Never Mocked Disabled Reporter?

A VERY sweary rant on this utterly sheer idiocy. Sometimes in life you just have to be a sweary guy. This is one of those times. If profanity makes your ears burn, stop here and put in a Disney Video… I just read the most insulting thing today on Herman Cain‘s Facebook page. No, I…

Thanks, Obama!

You should be ashamed. Thanks, Obama, for almost 80 straight months of economic expansion. We are horrified that the US economy has improved. How dare you! You have some nerve for your part in our enjoyment of the longest period of job growth in the private sector in our history as a nation. I just…

Lou Dobbs Makes Utterly Ridiculous Voter Fraud Claims

Skewers Pew Research report I woke up this morning to a flurry of activity on my social media news feeds regarding new “evidence” from the people at Pew Research of massive voter fraud uncovered by Lou Dobbs of Faux News. Imagine that. So, I took to the Interwebz to research this. Now, keep in mind,…

Dinesh D’Souza – The Art of Cluelessness

The man who breaks wind with his mouth. “One of the perks of being associated with the modern conservative movement is that no matter how badly you fail, how thoroughly incompetent you are, or how wildly corrupt and disreputable you choose to be, you’ll never lack for friends, allies, or media availabilities. There’s no finer…