Reluctant Loss for Obama Title XII Gender Theory

The Obama administration has taken the position that discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation is already forbidden by Title XII's prohibition on gender discrimination. That argument has won in some venues, but the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals just very reluctantly rejected it. From that ruling: … [Read more...]

The Other Time Trump Bragged About His Relationship With Putin

Donald Trump has bragged several times about his great relationship with Russian dictator Vladimir Putin, but now that said relationship may cause him problems, he's pretending he knows nothing about the man. MSNBC dug up an old interview from 2013 of him doing this: … [Read more...]

Ryan Bundy Goes Full-Blown ‘Sovereign Citizen’

Ryan Bundy, who appears to be the dullest of all the Bundys, is representing himself in the federal criminal trial against him for the armed takeover of the Malheur wildlife preserve. And he just filed a bunch of bizarre motions based on all that "sovereign citizen" bullshit that will undoubtedly provoke much mirth in the judge's chambers. … [Read more...]

Trump, Jr. Absurdly Accuses Obama of Plagiarizing His Speech

Now this is quite amusing. Donald Trump, Jr., terribly eager to find something, anything to distract attention from Melania Trump's plagiarism, tried to accuse President Obama of plagiarizing a line in his speech to the RNC. There's just a tiny little problem with that: … [Read more...]

Irony is Now Dead. Yes, Again.

There is no irony meter in existence that could survive this one. Mike Pence, Donald Trump's vice-presidential candidate, says that there is no place in politics for name-calling. Which is just the sort of thing a low-energy loser would say, right Donald? … [Read more...]

Fischer’s Anti-American Conception of Rights

Bryan Fischer is well-known as a Christian theocrat with very confused views about the Constitution, so it's no surprise that he makes the ridiculous claim that since rights are "God-given," anything that God says not to do in the Bible can't be a right in this country. … [Read more...]

Boykin: The Marxists are Here! The Marxists are Here!

You would think that red-baiting would have gone away with the collapse of the Soviet Union and near-total irrelevance of communism today, but some of the old cold warriors still think there's a commie under every bed, especially in the White House. Like disgraced former Lt. Gen. Jerry Boykin: … [Read more...]

Send a Letter of Support to Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz has a sad. After refusing to endorse Donald Trump at the Republican National Convention, he's actually been criticized by some people. Can you believe that? Criticized! They might as well be throwing him to actual lions! So Glenn Beck wants you to send him a letter: … [Read more...]

Root Goes on Bizarre Rant About Obama’s Speech

Wayne Allyn Root is a deeply strange man. Just look at his reaction to President Obama's speech at the Democratic National Convention. This is simply bizarre. He thinks that when Obama said that no man is a god, he was attacking belief in god. Seriously. … [Read more...]

Gohmert Does Gohmert

Louis Gohmert, the dumbest man in Congress, did an interview with Breitbart's podcast and did what Louis Gohmert does, say really stupid things. He says that the Democrats are "manipulating blacks" -- you know, like they did 50 years ago. … [Read more...]

Bolling: Bush Should Get Credit for Killing Bin Laden

Eric Bolling, who still holds the #3 spot on my list of the dumbest Fox News hosts behind Steve Doocy and Brian Kilmeade, says that Obama shouldn't get credit for killing Osama Bin Laden. That credit should go to Bush because he "set up the kill shot." … [Read more...]

Big GOP Donors Begging Kochs to Pony Up

After initially saying they would spend up to a billion dollars in this year's campaign, the Koch brothers have refused to support Donald Trump and been harshly critical of him. But a number of other big Republican donors are trying to get them to change their minds. … [Read more...]