Category Archives: dim-o-crats


It’s really slow to load. That's like getting the bonus Ginzu knives! — Tengrain (@Tengrain) February 25, 2017 OK, we have Perez (235—200 for Ellison, hardly a blow-out and took several ballots to get there), and Ellison is the … Continue reading

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DNC Election This Weekend

The Hill has the latest scoop: As Democrats head to Atlanta this weekend to vote on their party’s next chair, the race to lead the Democratic National Committee chair is coming down to its two leading candidates. Rep. Keith Ellison … Continue reading

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#TheResistance Will Be Tweeted

There’s an interesting article up on Axios (the new effort from the founders of Politico, now in exile) in which it asserts that the old school centrist Dims were caught off guard by how pissed-off the base is: Cabinet-pick opposition didn’t … Continue reading

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Amply Be-chinned Mitch: ‘Nevertheless, She Persisted’

As we all know by now, amply be-chinned Mitch McConnell took an unusual parliamentary procedure and combined with with an equally obscure Senate rule and dropped a hammer on Sen. Elizabeth Warren for reading a 1980s-era letter from Coretta Scott … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You to Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs The Xristian Xrazies say goodbye to President Obama: Thanks @BarackObama for a sleazy eight years. Don't let the door hit you on the way out 🙂 #babykiller #uncletom — Randall Terry (@randallterry) January 17, 2017 This … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs Just when we laughed that Traitor Joe was back in the news… BWAH-HA-HA! — Tengrain (@Tengrain) January 12, 2017 …we find much to our chagrin the familiar shiv in the back that he used to … Continue reading

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Tell us a Happily-Ever-After Story

I want to highlight something we’ve talked about on and off, mostly in the comments, about the power of narrative. There’s a great post up over at Washington Monthly by David Atkins called The White Working Class Deserved A Better Villain: … Continue reading

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The Morning Quote

“Trump has endangered the jobs of workers who were previously safe in the United States,” Sanders wrote. “Why? Because he has signaled to every corporation in America that they can threaten to offshore jobs in exchange for business-friendly tax benefits … Continue reading

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Riding Our High Horse On a Low Road

I’ve already started seeing the various forms of “well, I for one, welcome our new fascist overlords.” The usual spineless Dims suspects are already throwing in the towel and trying to find a way to work with the mango-hued shitgibbon. … Continue reading

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Don’t Roll Over, Dims

Senate Democrats’ Surprising Strategy: Trying to Align With Trump “Congressional Democrats, divided and struggling for a path from the electoral wilderness, are constructing an agenda to align with many proposals of President-elect Donald J. Trump that put him at odds … Continue reading

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