To any outside observer, the Republican Party of 2013 would appear to be toast. They’ve lost the popular vote in five of the last Presidential elections, won nearly 2 million less votes in the House, are failing to gain younger voters with the same alacrity as they are driving away minorities of every sort, not least that “minority” that happens to be, well, half of us, women. And each night, countless cane-shaking Fox watchers have a date with the Grim Reaper.
|By: cocktailhag Thursday January 17, 2013 8:00 pm|
“I’m afraid that President Obama may have this ‘king complex’ sort of developing, and we’re going to make sure it doesn’t happen.”
Thus spake Rand Paul, US Senator (!), somewhat before he knew what, exactly, Obama’s proposals would entail. But does that really matter? True believers like Paul are reliably armed with two of the three things they’ve ever half-read (not written by Ayn Rand), the Bible and the Constitution, and have come to some pretty novel conclusions about both works. Of course, such conclusions are completely nuts, but nonetheless at least as infallible as whatever comes out of the Pope’s ass on any given day, so there.
|By: Blue Texan Thursday May 6, 2010 10:30 am|
Apparently, since Obama included Haiti and left out Tennessee in a ceremonial proclamation — which he released before the flooding in Nashville started — he hates white people or something.
|By: Blue Texan Thursday April 15, 2010 10:30 am|
Today’s April 15, and there’s a lot of Teabaggings scheduled. So the Anchor Baby wants her fellow Teabaggers to be on the lookout for “infiltrators,” and helpfully offers several sure-fire ways to spot ‘em.
|By: Phoenix Woman Sunday February 21, 2010 5:30 pm|
There is still enough energy left in the wounded serpent that is the Southern Strategy to lash out in a furious flowering of poison to corrode our moral fiber. The question is whether the corporate interests that back this strategy in order to keep their taxes low (or non-existent) will finally forsake the oncological, selfish model of capitalism for the more civic-minded one that prevails in Europe and elsewhere.