Enough Already with the “You Didn’t Build That” Pseudoknowledge

It’s been done to death and it’s just not a good line of attack: The Daily Show with Jon StewartGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook [Read more...]

For Those Who Are Skeptical…

that the choice must always and forever be between the Caesar/Mammon and Mammon/Caesar ticket, a reader writes: You’re always going on about how you won’t vote for Romney or Obama, and that even though your guy won’t win, you won’t have to take a shower after voting. Well this website’s been bouncing around on Facebook. [Read More...]

Another Candidate I Can Completely Endorse

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Are we back to this again?

More Birther crap. Could there be any more eloquent statement of the intellectual bankruptcy of our politics than the fact that a President this weak is being opposed with tactics this stupid? [Read more...]

A reader argues….

that I should not have retracted my gripe about the God King’s “No man is an island” speech: I don’t think you should have changed your position on Obama in the post. Although I think the “God King” monker should be reserved for pro-life issues. I wrote something in response to John Wright, but didn’t [Read More...]

Reader Zippy Provides This Wonderful Slice of Douglas Adams

from _So Long and Thanks For All the Fish_ “It comes from a very ancient democracy, you see…” “You mean, it comes from a world of lizards?” “No,” said Ford, who by this time was a little more rational and coherent than he had been, having finally had the coffee forced down him, “nothing so [Read More...]

National Review Starts Ginning up the Prolife Sucker Routine

PROLIFERS!  YOU *MUST* UNITE BEHIND ROMNEY!!!! because he just obviously cares so much about human life and is not transparently a politician who says whatever he thinks will please you without a shred of personal integrity or conviction. I can understand a prolifer voting for this guy on the theory that, “Hey! He’s a complete [Read More...]

More stuff about Roberts

I’m sure the author *thinks* this will raise the hopes of conservatives. But, honestly: Before you look to do harm to Chief Justice Roberts or his family, it’s important that you think carefully about the meaning – the true nature — of his ruling on Obama-care. The Left will shout that they won, that Obama-care [Read More...]

Steve Skojec…

…seems to me to make sense. I salute CatholicVote.org for giving him a forum. [Read more...]

Best Part About Politics

The Autotune the News Guys: [Read more...]

Romney Will Save us!!!!

What’s great is that a) the Romney campaign doesn’t argue with this and b) I’m still seeing Catholics saying we *have* to vote for him because, well, because! [Read more...]


really is a sort of archetypal Republican, isn’t he? The fascinating thing will be to watch people laboring to induce Stockholm Syndrome in themselves in the effort to persuade themselves that he’s actually a good candidate and not merely (hopefully) less dreadful than Obama. What thirty years of prolife “playing ball” with the cynical GOP [Read More...]