Republican Congresswomen doesn’t understand climate change

Representative Vicky Hartzler who represents Missouri's 4th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives sent out this painfully scientifically illiterate tweet today: Global warming strikes America! Brrrr!— Rep. Vicky Hartzler (@RepHartzler) November 18, 2014 And she got a nice reply from Twitter, including myself over her incredible lack of scientific knowledge and audacity to tweet with such blatant confidence. Sadly, she will learn nothing from this experience and co … [Read more...]

GOP chair says he is unwilling to work with Obama

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Remember this in 6 months when the GOP starts crying that President Obama is not working with them. The right wing chatterbox is already claiming they will not work with the president and they "don’t believe a thing he says."That quote comes direct from Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus who continued by saying:  "So he’s been talking about immigration reform for seven years, you’re using his words as if they actually mean something and asking me to respond to it. He’s been t … [Read more...]

What we learned from last nights exit poll results

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If you’re a democrat, progressive, liberal or anyone who cares about social welfare than you are probably disappointed with last nights election results.I do not wish to repeat here what has been said time and time again since the results about the fact that the president has veto power and basically we are going to be in a two-year standstill, as this is no different really to where we have already been since the GOP took the house and effectively stopped governing.What I do wish to d … [Read more...]

Ted Cruz’s dad thinks “blacks” need to be educated about the Democratic Party

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It seems Ted Cruz's dad, Rafael Cruz loves using his spotlight to spew his ignorance.His son must be so proud!The senior Cruz explained to a crowd that "the average black does not know" that minimum wage is bad and that they need to be educated about the Democratic Party.Cruz of course is pushing the age old myth that the Republicans freed the slaves and that Democrats where the "evil" south who opposed civil rights, saying "Did you know that every member of the Ku Klux Klan were D … [Read more...]