MRA ‘Red Pill’ Reddit Forum Traced to Republican Lawmaker

The Daily Beast did some excellent investigative work and discovered that the MRA "red pill" forum on Reddit, home to a particularly repulsive group of he-man woman haters, was created by a state legislator in New Hampshire. He initially denied it, then deleted all of his online identities that confirmed it. … [Read more...]

Republicans Exempt Themselves from Obamacare Changes

As they continue to try and pass a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare, the GOP wants to allow insurance companies to charge higher rates for those with preexisting conditions. But they want themselves and their staffs to continue being covered for them: … [Read more...]

IRS Raids Benny Hinn’s Offices

The IRS and the U.S. Postal Service spent all day Wednesday at the offices of televangelist con man Benny Hinn, hauling boxes of material out and loading them into trucks. We can only hope that this is the downfall of that absolute fraud. An ABC report on the raid: … [Read more...]

Thank You So Much

I just want to give a big thank you to everyone who contributed to help me pay off the medical bills from my hospital stay. The goal was reached in less than 36 hours. And thank you for helping me build the community that has been created around this blog. When I started it more than 13 years ago, I never imagined it could become what it has. Thank you, thank you, thank you. … [Read more...]

Hillary Was Going to Turn Every Church Into a Mosque!

"Coach" Dave Daubenmire has managed to find someone as paranoid and ridiculous as he is, the so-called "firefighter prophet" Mark Taylor, who claims God told him Trump was going to become president back in 2011. Listen to this raving bit of inanity: … [Read more...]

Steve King Loves Him Some Marine Le Pen

In news that should surprise absolutely no one, white supremacist Rep. Steve King adores white supremacist Marine Le Pen, who is now in a runoff to be the next president of France. And he says Le Pen and Trump will get along brilliantly because they're "birds of a feather." … [Read more...]

Fox and Friends: Pay for the Wall with Corporate Sponsorships

The collection of braindead quarterwits at Fox and Friends, Trump's favorite show, have come up with what they no doubt think is a brilliant idea: Trump should pay for the wall on the Mexican border by selling corporate sponsorships. … [Read more...]

Trump Corporate Tax Cut DOA in Congress?

Donald Trump is proposing to slash the corporate tax rate to 15%, but apparently without any "offsets" -- that is, budget cuts to make up for the approximately $240 billion a year in lost revenue. Paul Ryan's tax policy expert says that plan will never pass Congress. … [Read more...]

The Bizarre Attempt to Blame Obama for Michael Flynn

On Tuesday, both Rep. Jason Chaffetz and White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer made the absolutely bizarre argument that the fault for Michael Flynn lying about his contacts with Russia and refusing to disclose his financial dealings there lies with the Obama administration. Chaffetz first: … [Read more...]

Right Wing Flips Out Over Plan to Combat Anti-Muslim Bullying

Studies show that Muslim students in our schools face bigotry and bullying at an incredibly high rate, so the San Diego schools decided to launch a program to curb such behavior. Naturally, the right is freaking out about this "takeover" by "Sharia law." … [Read more...]

Report: Russian Hackers Now Targeting French Candidate

A new report from a cybersecurity firm concludes that the same Russian hackers who gained access to emails from the Clinton campaign and the Democratic National Committee last year are now targeting French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron with similar phishing attempts. … [Read more...]

Throckmorton Gets Evangelist to Admit to Fake Degree

Warren Throckmorton has been keeping the pressure up on David Barton to admit that his "earned PhD" from Life Christian University is not earned at all, with no success so far. But he did get televangelist con artist Joyce Meyer to stop claiming her identical PhD was earned. … [Read more...]