Gary Johnson is Rather Unhinged

Gary Johnson's behavior while campaigning has become more and more bizarre and erratic. He keeps flipping out on journalists asking him questions, not just about Aleppo and that stuff but about actual policy questions that he should be eager to talk about. … [Read more...]

Wallnau: God Told Melania to Tell Donald to Run for President

Lance Wallnau, self-declared "prophet" and seemingly Donald Trump's new PR person, told Jim Bakker a story of why Trump decided to run for president. He says Trump himself told him this story, that God told Melania that if he ran, he would win. … [Read more...]

Moore Backer Peroutka Supports Justice Parker Too

Former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore is hardly the only problem on that court. His protege, Justice Tom Parker, is nearly as bad, though not quite as brazen about it as Moore is. Turns out that the same guy, the infamous Michael Peroutka, has been a big financial supporter of both of them. … [Read more...]

Kellyanne Conway’s Dreams of Surrogate Grandeur

Trump campaign manager (though she seems to be just another surrogate with no input into anything he actually says or does) Kellyanne Conway tweeted out some encouragement to those brave Trump surrogates on CNN going into battle with such terrible cognitive limitations. … [Read more...]

Teacher Berates Student for Not Reciting Pledge, Gets Fired

A substitute teacher at a high school in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, berated a student who did not stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance in front of the class. She was fired by the district, but that doesn't go nearly far enough, in my view. … [Read more...]

Mel Gibson is Just Shocked that People Don’t Like Him Now

Mel Gibson, once one of the most popular movie stars in the entire world and now the object of derision, is shocked -- shocked, I tell ya -- that people are now treating him like a pariah just because he went on more than one anti-Semitic rant, with a side order of sexism and violent threats to his girlfriend. … [Read more...]

Oregon Militants Found Not Guilty???

In one of the most baffling verdicts I've ever hear of, the jury in the criminal case against Ammon and Ryan Bundy and five co-defendants have been found not guilty of taking over the Malheur wildlife refuge with the use of firearms. … [Read more...]

Adams: If ISIS Doesn’t Attack Before Election, They Support Hillary

The endlessly ridiculous Scott Adams of Dilbert fame took to Twitter to inform everyone that if ISIS does not pull of a terrorist attack before the election on Nov. 8, that will prove that they support Hillary Clinton and want her to win. … [Read more...]

Another Anti-Semitic Rant from Alex Jones

Nearly all of Alex Jones' conspiracies about the "new world order" and "global government" and "elites" who control the world are based in white supremacist and Nazi anti-Semitism. He tries to avoid being that up front about it, but he recently let his Nazi flag fly: … [Read more...]

Wingnut: Pro-Choicers are Worse than Hitler

Tamara Scott, a far-right radio talk show host and a member of the Republican National Committee, went full Godwin on her radio show recently and said that pro-choice politicians are not just like Hitler, but worse than Hitler. Because she says so. … [Read more...]

How Donald Trump Expresses His Condolences

If you haven't seen the blog post about John Travolta and Kelly Preston after the death of their 16 year old son. It is sort of Peak Trump in the sense that it tells you everything you need to know about him in only a few short paragraphs. … [Read more...]

Trump Pledges to Violate Court Order on Poll Watchers

Rachel Maddow highlighted a story Wednesday night that I can't believe I didn't think about earlier myself. It involved a consent decree issued in 1981 that forbids the Republican party from engaging in the kind of poll-watching that Trump is now recruiting his followers to engage in. … [Read more...]