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"How Did The GOP Turn Into Such A Bunch of Clowns?": Lurching From One Strategic Screw Up To The Next

For a lot of reasons, the current era will probably be seen as unusually consequential in the history of the two parties, particularly the GOP. For Republicans, it has been a time of ideological hardening and bitter infighting. 1,318 more words

Politics

Democrats to unveil $2.7B bill on alien children

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats on Tuesday circulated legislation to significantly cut President Barack Obama’s request for emergency funding to deal with an influx of Central American children streaming across the U.S. 865 more words

National / World

"Stone-Engraved Sacrosanct Principles": The Tea Party Isn’t A Political Movement, It’s A Religious One

America has long been the incubator of many spiritual creeds going back to the Great Awakening and even earlier. Only one of them, Mormonism, has taken root and flourished as a true religion sprung from our own native ground. 1,227 more words

Republicans

Proof of the Polarpocalypse

Remember this last winter I was talking about the POLARPOCALYPSE that was upon us here in Midwest USA?!?

Well. It wasn’t just a looooong winter for my husband and I, if you know what I mean ;) ;) 307 more words

Mom Blog

"You Don’t Bring A Lawsuit To A Gunfight": It’s Clear Republicans Have Found Yet Another Area For Intra-Party Arguing

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) has heard members of his party call for President Obama’s impeachment for reasons that are unclear, but yesterday, he made clear that… 616 more words

Conservatives

Brian Williams Suggests Congress Has Been Screwing America

It has been nine months since the government shutdown of 2013 began and Sibley Hospital in Washington, D.C. has reported seeing an average of three more births per day over last year. 79 more words