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Mitt Romney Picks Paul Ryan As Veep

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Conservatives, Republicans, Romney, Ryan, Veep

UPDATE: It’s Ryan. Multiple sources are confirming it. And Mitt Romney is advertising on the “Paul Ryan” search term on Twitter. ORIGINAL STORY: First off, he’ll definitely be announcing tomorrow. That much has been confirmed. The curious thing is…he’ll be announcing in Virginia. Why is that curious? Because Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell was on the […]

August 11th, 2012 | Permalink| No Comments »

A Closer Look At VEEP Prospect Paul Ryan

By Jennn Fusion | Related entries in Conservatives, Romney, Veep

Pundits tend to obsess over people who will never accept the #2 spot on the ticket. For instance, during the 2008 election, every other article was about how Barack Obama was “definitely going to select Hillary Rodham Clinton as his VP,” but deep down, you had to know that wasn’t going to happen — not […]

January 15th, 2012 | Permalink| 4 Comments »

Clarence Thomas Didn’t Disclose Wife’s Conservative-Earned Income Over Multiple Years

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Conservatives, Money, Supreme Court

Actually, let me correct the title. He didn’t just not disclose it…he lied about it. Because there’s no way he simply forgot. From LA Times: Between 2003 and 2007, Virginia Thomas, a longtime conservative activist, earned $686,589 from the Heritage Foundation, according to a Common Cause review of the foundation’s IRS records. Thomas failed to […]

January 23rd, 2011 | Permalink| 17 Comments »

Lame Quacks

By donar | Related entries in Barack, Cartoons, Congress, Conservatives, D.C., Democrats, Economy, House, Legislation, Obama, Political Graffiti, Republicans

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December 7th, 2010 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

Sarah Palin’s Enablers

By Dennis Sanders | Related entries in Conservatism, Conservatives, Republicans

Why does Sarah Palin seem to command such attention? Palin, as media critic Howard Kurtz reports, is a crafty person when it comes using the media. Somehow, she is able to get most of the mainstream media to hang on her every word and watch her Facebook and Twitter sites for her latest views as […]

December 1st, 2010 | Permalink| 7 Comments »

GOP and unemployment benefits

By donar | Related entries in Cartoons, Conservatives, Deficit, Economic crisis, Economy, Elections, Political Graffiti, Republicans

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November 12th, 2010 | Permalink| 6 Comments »

It’s the Great Boehner!

By donar | Related entries in Cartoons, Congress, Conservatism, Conservatives, House, Ohio, Political Graffiti, Republicans

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October 28th, 2010 | Permalink| 4 Comments »

Republican Pledge

By donar | Related entries in Cartoons, Conservatism, Conservatives, Democrats, Political Graffiti, Republicans

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October 4th, 2010 | Permalink| 11 Comments »

Arizona Bill Targets Ethnic Studies. No, I’m Not Kidding.

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Conservatism, Conservatives, Legislation, Race, Republicans

Really Arizona legislature? Really Governor Jan Brewer? This is the time when you decide to make this switch? And, from Politico, the text of the bill reads like some of the craziest satire… “Public school pupils should be taught to treat and value each other as individuals and not be taught to resent or hate […]

May 12th, 2010 | Permalink| 26 Comments »

Conservatives Peg Sean Hannity In Military Charity Scandal

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Conservatives, Partisan Hacks

Rick Ungar pivots off of conservative talker Debbie Schlussel’s investigation and comes up with the following about Freedom Alliance’s “Freedom Concerts,” which were supposed to raise money to send the children of fallen soldiers to college and help wounded soldiers pay their bills. Apparently they’ve done little of either. The numbers… In 2008, the charity […]

March 21st, 2010 | Permalink| 8 Comments »