How Not to Report on Polling Data

The New York Times gives us a perfect example of how the media does a terrible job of reporting on polling data during elections. Their article on the California Democratic primary race focuses on one single poll, ignores all contrary data and does no analysis at all of the methodology of the poll. … [Read more...]

‘Coach’ Dave Goes Full-on Racist

"Coach" Dave Daubenmire seems to be getting more unhinged by the day. Now he's whipped off the pointy hat to reveal his identity as a blatant racist, saying that Satan is waging a war against straight white men because they are the only hope for saving the country and what made America great. … [Read more...]

Rubio Wants to Help ‘Con Artist’ Trump

And at least, Marco Rubio has climbed aboard the Donald Trump express. In an interview, he said he wanted to help get Trump elected, not merely sit by passively. This despite calling Trump a con man and a fraud, among many other things, during the primary. … [Read more...]

‘Coach’ Dave: Obama is the Devil’s Son

"Coach" Dave Daubenmire went on a conservative radio show and declared, once again, that President Obama is the son of the devil. Oh, and he's probably gay. And Michelle is probably trans. I mean, other people are saying that, not him, of course. … [Read more...]

Limbaugh Explains Trump’s Appeal to ‘Real Women’

Rush Limbaugh launched into an absolutely bizarre diatribe about why he thinks Donald Trump appeals to "real women" -- not evil liberal feminazis, of course. Seriously, this is one of the weirdest, meandering screeds you'll ever read. Try to make any sense at all out of this: … [Read more...]

Ben Stein: Obama a ‘Narcissist’ for Staying in DC After Office

President Obama and his family have decided to stay in Washington, DC for a few years after he leaves office in January because their younger daughter only has a few years before graduating and they don't want to disrupt that. For some bizarre reason, Ben Stein thinks that makes Obama a "narcissist." … [Read more...]

Manafort Admits Trump Never Means What He Says

As Trump continues to waffle and lie about his proposal to ban all Muslim immigration and tourism, the guy now running his campaign, Paul Manafort, admitted to the Huffington Post that you can't ever take his policy ideas seriously because he thinks he's still negotiating business deals. … [Read more...]

Pseudo-Macho Former Cop Running for Congress

In the long tradition of jerks like Joe Arpaio and David Clarke, Fox News favorites, meet Clay Higgins. The former cop resigned when his boss told him to tone down his incendiary rhetoric in official department Crime Stoppers videos, with the usual "I will now bow to political correctness" stupidity. … [Read more...]

Trump: I’ll Cancel the Paris Climate Agreement

Donald Trump is going all in on his repeated claim that global warming is a hoax and that making the changes necessary to prevent its worst impacts will destroy the economy, saying that if elected he will pull out of the Paris climate agreement and approve the Keystone pipeline. … [Read more...]

Vince Foster’s Sister Rips Trump

After Donald Trump dug up the ridiculous old conspiracy theory that the Clintons had Vince Foster killed, Foster's sister has written a column for the Washington Post both debunking that idiotic claim and ripping Trump for trying to exploit her family's pain for political advantage. … [Read more...]

Barton Lies About PTSD Stats for Women in Combat

It's always exciting when David Barton invents a new lie. This time it's about women in combat. He claims that 90% of women in combat come back with PTSD while only 10% of men do. Oh, and he allegedly got this "fact" from an unnamed two-star general. Warren Throckmorton has the details: … [Read more...]

Trump’s Totally Non-Political Meeting with Christian Right Leaders

Donald Trump is going to be meeting hundreds of Christian right leaders next month in a big event brokered by Ben Carson. The group that helped put this together has now put out a press release about it and, hilariously, they're actually claiming it's a non-political event. … [Read more...]