Trump Lawyer Forwards Vile, False Email to Defend Him

Man, this story just gets worse and worse. John Dowd, who has taken over as Trump’s personal lawyer in the Russia probe, forwarded an email from the owner of a loony conspiracy site to defend his boss. That email made a blatantly false claim about Robert E. Lee and George Washington and claimed that Black Lives Matter is funded by terrorists. (more…)

NC KKK Group Praises Murder of Heather Heyer

Again, in case you didn’t hate these people enough already, a KKK group in North Carolina is praising James Allen Fields Jr. for murdering Heather Heyer at the Nazi rally in Virginia last weekend. They actually put it on their voicemail message at the office (which I assume is in the back of Uncle Goober’s barn). (more…)

Trump Disbands CEO Councils Right After They Quit

At the beginning of his term, Trump created two groups, the Strategic and Policy Forum and the CEO Manufacturing Council. After those groups decided to disband, Trump decided to take his ball and go home and do away with them. But here he was after the first couple CEOs quit: (more…)

Ukraine Malware Creator Working with FBI on Russia Probe

The New York Times reports that a Ukrainian hacker who wrote some of the tools apparently used by Russian hackers to hack the DNC email servers in last year’s election has turned himself in to the FBI and is cooperating with their investigation. He is not suspected of taking part in the hacking. (more…)

Confederate Statues and the Slippery Slope Argument

Those who want to keep statues to Confederate leaders on public grounds love their slippery slope arguments. Trump made one on Monday, asking if next they’ll want statues of Washington and Jefferson removed because they owned slaves. Libertarian law professor Ilya Somin debunks that argument. (more…)

Lively’s Surreal Take on the Nazi March

The deranged anti-gay bigot and Christian fascist Scott Lively has a predictably bizarre view of the Nazi march in Charlottesville, Virginia last weekend. It’s all the fault of liberals, of course. And it has something to do with trying to bring down Bill Cosby. No, seriously. (more…)

Is Bannon On His Way Out?

Yes, it seems like we’ve heard this two or three times in the last 8 months, but there are once again rumors swirling that Trump is finally going to get rid of Steve Bannon. I’m not sure I buy that, but sources close to the White House are apparently talking about it openly. (more…)

Star Parker is a Moron

Steve Doocy, the dumbest man on television, managed to find a guest even dumber than he is. That guest was wingnut columnist Star Parker, who actually claimed that the rainbow gay pride flag is the same thing as the Confederate flag. (more…)

The Nazis Once Again Hear Trump Loud and Clear

After his forced, gun-to-the-head “condemnation” of white supremacism, Nazism and the KKK on Monday, Trump went back to a full-throated “both sides are to blame” position during an utterly bizarre press conference on Thursday. The Nazis heard him loud and clear: (more…)

Nazis Planning to Protest Murder Victim’s Funeral

Just in case you didn’t already hate the Nazis and white supremacists from Charlottesville enough, here’s another thing that will make you enraged. The Daily Stormer is recruiting people to protest at the funeral of Heather Heyer, the woman who was murdered by a white supremacist terrorist who ran her over with his car. (more…)