Obama Victory = End Times (According to Crazy People)

I hope everyone is well rested after last night.  I, myself, was merely a half-hour late to work after staying up to watch both speeches (worth it).

I am super-excited to report that extreme right-wingers are overreacting to President Obama‘s victory in a delightfully cartoon-ish way. But were you really expecting anything else?

Joseph Farah, founder of WorldNetDaily.com and Snidely Whiplash mustache-model, is pissed. [Read more…]

Thank You, Pete Stark

More information on Pete Stark‘s loss is here. [Read more…]

Why did Mitt Romney go to Sanford, Florida on Election Eve?

Mitt Romney made a campaign stop in Sanford, Florida one day before the election.

Parallels with Ronald Reagan‘s 1980 speech at the Neshoba County Fair near Philadelphia, Mississippi to tout “states’ rights” should be obvious. But Romney’s signaling Monday seemed even more brazen. Of all the places across America to visit on Election Eve, why would Romney choose the site of America’s most racially-acrimonious episode in years? Sanford, if it needs to be said, is where George Zimmerman shot dead an unarmed black teen, Trayvon Martin, in February. This was subsequently swept under the rug by local police. When word finally percolated up the media food-chain, a national controversy ensued, prompting incredible vitriol from certain unsavory elements of the populace… [Read more…]

American Humanist Association Tells Newly-Elected Members of Congress Not to Join Congressional Prayer Caucus

The American Humanist Association sent a letter to the winners of last night’s Congressional races urging them not to join the Congressional Prayer Caucus: [Read more…]

A Decade After Ten Commandments Monument Fiasco, Roy Moore Has Been Re-elected Chief Justice of Alabama Supreme Court

Roy Moore is the former Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court who installed a monument of the Ten Commandments into his courthouse. When he was told to remove it, he refused. He was later removed from office — which made sense since you don’t want a man who doesn’t follow the rules to himself be in charge of ruling on the law.

Well… Moore just got re-elected Chief Justice: [Read more…]