Woman Who Started Islamophobic Conspiracy Theory Hired by Trump

In a move that should surprise no one, the former mayor of a Texas town who got famous by launching a totally dishonest campaign about how her town had been taken over by Sharia law has been hired by the Trump administration at the Department of Housing and Urban Development. … [Read more...]

Yates Schools Cornyn During Questioning

Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates was repeatedly attacked by Republicans on the Senate committee questioning her about her refusal to defend Trump's Muslim travel ban in court. She absolutely schooled Jon Cornyn when he tried to go after her on it. … [Read more...]

4th Circuit Hears Arguments on Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban

On Monday, a panel of the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral argument on whether Trump's now-infamous Muslim travel ban executive order is constitutional or not. And it doesn't sound like it went well for Trump's acting solicitor general, who had to deal with questions about Trump's repeated statements about banning Muslims. … [Read more...]

Three Daft Mice

Televangelist con man Jim Bakker had end times con man Joel Richardson and disgraced former FBI agent turned con man John Guandolo on his show and the three daft mice expressed their disbelief that people might actually be protesting against Trump without some nefarious explanation. Bakker 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...]

Bakker: Buy My Crappy Food Because Muslims

Jim Bakker's latest hysterical pitch for his crappy buckets of survival food is to claim that Muslims are going to begin murdering Christians here in America when they take over. And you wouldn't want to not have some day-glo freeze-dried mac and cheese in you when you get murdered, would you? … [Read more...]

Another Unnecessary Fear-Mongering Bill

A Michigan Republican legislator is proposing yet another pointless bill that will be useful to use for demagoguery during the next campaign, this time a bill that would forbid the use of foreign law by Michigan courts, something already not allowed except in contractual situations. … [Read more...]

Wingnut: Clinton Would Have Enforced Sharia Law!

End times crackpot Jan Markell of Olive Tree Ministries delivers the usual argument that the left loves Sharia law, which is patently ridiculous, and adds to it that if Hillary Clinton had been elected, that would have led to it being enforced in America, which is even more ridiculous. … [Read more...]

No More Visas for Afghanis Who Worked With Us

The Trump administration and Congress are apparently going to just allow the number of special visas offered to Afghanis who worked with the American military and other agencies in their country during the war to expire. Because why not just let them be hunted down, right? … [Read more...]

Somin: Travel Ban 2.0 Still Unconstitutional

Ilya Somin, a libertarian-leaning constitutional law scholar, says that while the new version of Donald Trump's travel ban on those coming from Muslim countries is better than the first one, it's still cruel and unconstitutional. … [Read more...]

Another Klayman Lawsuit to Be Summarily Dismissed

It's a day ending in Y, so that means Larry Klayman, the dumbest lawyer in America not named Mat Staver, filed yet another ridiculous lawsuit against all of the people he considers his political enemies. As usual, it will take milliseconds for the court to dismiss it. … [Read more...]

Now Fox Presents Swedish Neo-Nazi as an ‘Expert’

You'd think that Fox News would have learned its lesson after presenting a complete unknown as an expert on Swedish national security, but apparently not. They just presented a Swedish neo-Nazi columnist as an expert too, without revealing anything about her. … [Read more...]