“80% of the Farm Bill Goes for Food Stamps” and Other Minnesota Conservative Shriekings

By: Friday November 23, 2012 5:00 pm

Allen Quist’s Farm Bill rantings, which apparently spring from various bits of GOP boilerplate talking points and are by no means original to him, aren’t the only bit of reality denial coming from the starboard side of the North Star State’s political apparatus.


Come Saturday Morning: Michele Bachmann’s Pals Pushing Anti-Agenda-21 and Delphi Piffle

By: Saturday November 17, 2012 6:45 am

In case you read TBogg’s recent post on anti-Agenda-21 paranoia and wondered if Michele Bachmann was somehow involved, wonder no more.

Earth to Allen Quist: It’s 2012, Not 2009

By: Sunday September 23, 2012 12:50 pm

Fresh off a hard-fought primary battle against the hapless hothead Mike Parry, Allen Quist (who most Minnesotans remember as that really creepy guy who keeps getting his ass handed to him in statewide and US congressional elections, most notably by Arne Carlson in the Republican gubernatorial primaries in 1994) is tanned, rested and ready to get his ass kicked once again.

Come Saturday Morning: The Clown Car Rides Again in MN-01

By: Saturday December 5, 2009 8:10 am

Back in 2008, Minnesota Republicans were pulling out all the stops in two key races: The one to defend Norm Coleman’s seat, and the one to retake Minnesota’s First Congressional District, a historically Republican one, from the clutches of that Democratic interloper Tim Walz. They failed at both, but MN-01 was by far the most [...]

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