Category Archives: Teabaggers

Noontime Open Tabs – Updated

I rarely do this (at all, let alone midweek), but here’s two longish reads you might want to tackle when you take a break from the madness today: The Republicans waged a 3-decade war on government. They got Trump. Norm Ornstein … Continue reading

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Today in History…

May 16, 2014 was the complete and abject failure of Operation American Spring. Oh, you remember it: inspired by the Arab Spring, Y’all Qaeda promised a massive rally of up to 30 million people who claimed they will not leave … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs And now we know: “[Sharon Angle’s] plan to save Social Security was to somehow take all the money that had been quote ‘stolen’ out of the lockbox, and put it back in the lockbox based in … Continue reading

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And Now, A Tip For Our Readers

Top of the Libertarian 2008 ticket and fanboy of Ayn Rand (the Patron Saint of People Who Proudly Don’t Tip), Fox News personality Wayne Allyn Root is a little tightly wound (SPROING!), and he tells us about what makes America … Continue reading

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Mess With Texas

Well, Texas must be so proud. First a sitting governor (Hi Rick!) is indicted on federal corruption charges and now the Texas Attorney General is indicted too: McKINNEY — A grand jury has indicted Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on … Continue reading

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Bad Signs, Cont.

If you are teabagging, no pubic option is probably a good thing? (Hat tip: Scissorhead Patrick Bjork)

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One Lump of Stupid or Two, Sen. Cotton? UPDATED

“The end of these negotiations isn’t an unintended consequence of congressional action. It is very much an intended consequence. A feature, not a bug, so speak,” Cotton said in January, speaking at a conservative conference hosted by the advocacy group … Continue reading

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Schröedinger’s Candidate, Updated

In case any of you doubt that you need to open the box to see if Schröedinger’s cat is alive or not, one of the signers to the arguably treasonous open letter to Iran is Senator Rand Paul, the principled, … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink (Schadenfreude Edition)

The Death of the Media The staff of the Tea Pary News Network resigned en masse because of lack of respect and other labor issues: I wonder if they wish that they had, oh, you know, A UNION?!

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QED, Bitchez!

“How many detainees at Guantanamo Bay are engaging in terrorism or anti-American incitement?” He answered his own question: “None, because they’re detained.” Cotton then asked, “How many detainees were at Guantanamo Bay on September 11, 2001?” –Sen. Tom Cotton uses … Continue reading

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