What if ISIS Used Pokemon Go to Kill Americans? *Cue Scary Music*

Rick Wiles says that Pokemon Go is a Satanic plot to murder Christians, but Chris Mills, self-declared "slave to the King of Kings, documenting the downfall of mankind," worries that ISIS might take over that technology and use it to commit terrorism. Or pedophiles. … [Read more...]

Violent Ex-Cop Wants Terrorists to Kill Liberals

Jim Stachowiak, an ex-cop and huge supporter of Donald Trump who has urged "patriots" to show up at the Republican National Convention and open fire on protesters, has recorded a video expressing his hope that terrorists will kill liberals and Republicans who don't support Trump. … [Read more...]

Gingrich: Melania Proves Trump Doesn’t Hate Immigrants

From the But He Has Black Friends Department, Newt Gingrich says that the fact that Donald Trump married the "very, very attractive" Melania proves that he doesn't hate immigrants. Because that's such a serious argument, isn't it? … [Read more...]

Megyn Kelly Reportedly Said Ailes Harassed Her Too

Gabriel Sherman reports that sources inside Fox have told him that Megyn Kelly told the law firm investigating the sexual harassment claims by Gretchen Carlson that Megyn Kelly told them that Roger Ailes sexually harassed her as well, early in her career at the network. … [Read more...]

Giuliani’s Hypocritical Attack on Clinton Over Libya

During Rudy Giuliani's primal scream speech at the Republican National Convention on Monday night, he attacked Hillary Clinton for supporting the removal of Moammar Gadhafi in Libya. What he didn't mention was that both Trump and Mike Pence supported the same thing. From his shoutfest: … [Read more...]

Demagoguery Over Violent Crime at the RNC

As the Republican party has done in every election for the last 40+ years, the opening day of the RNC was filled with fearmongering and demagoguery over violent crime. To hear their speakers tell it, America is overrun with violent crime since Obama took office and it's all his fault. Senate candidate Darryl Glenn: … [Read more...]

Ryan Bundy Tried to Escape from Jail

Prosecutors in Oregon have revealed in court documents for the first time that Ryan Bundy, who helped lead the armed occupation of the Malheur wildlife refuge, tried in April to escape from the county jail he's being held in. He used the old "tie the sheets together to make a rope" technique. … [Read more...]

Meet RNC Speaker Michelle Van Etten

Donald Trump wanted to present a "winner's night" of wildly successful people at the Republican National Convention and one of them is a virtual unknown named Michelle Van Etten. The Daily Beast profiles her. Turns out she's Alex Jones' favorite medical supplement scam salesperson. … [Read more...]

Michigan Senator Changes Mind on Hate Crimes Law

Sen. Rick Jones, a conservative Republican state legislator here in Michigan, has for years strongly opposed the passage of hate crimes legislation and helped block its passage. Now, at least partly due to an anti-gay hate crime on a friend of mine, he is sponsoring such legislation. … [Read more...]

The Anti-Intellectualism of Donald Trump

As anyone who has studied Richard Hofstadter knows, anti-intellectualism and right-wing paranoid populism go hand in hand. Donald Trump once again proves this to be true by proudly declaring that he doesn't read much and doesn't need to in order to make good decisions. … [Read more...]

Massie: Black Lives Matter Worse than the KKK

Mychal Massie is one of the d-list black conservatives who writes a column for the Worldnetdaily. He's slightly less unhinged than Erik Rush, but not by much. So he went on Rick Wiles' radio show and declared that Black Lives Matter is worse than the KKK. … [Read more...]

Live Blogging the RNC, Day 2

I'm going to be live blogging tonight's RNC speakers from 8-11 pm EST (or however long it lasts). I did so last night on Facebook but decided to do it tonight on my blog so more people will see it. So meet me back here around 8 and we'll have a little fun. … [Read more...]