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Today on Tommy T's Obsession with the Freeperati - conservative slap-fight edition

OK guys – back in the saddle again.

I did expect that the crowded Republican field would result in a lot of desperate mud-slinging, but I had no idea the shouts for attention would get so bad. 4,531 more words

Stupid Republican Tricks

Uphill battle or slippery slope? Depends on which side you're on...

Slippery slope arguments get thrown around a lot. As a queer man I’ve been on the receiving end of more ridiculous slippery slope accusations than I can count. 1,382 more words


Leopard spots and sheep's clothing, part 3

I had something else entirely queued up to publish today, but I think this video, which I saw this morning thanks to a Towleroad post… 139 more words


Bigotry isn't a bug or a put-on in the rightwing base

In pieces such as Timothy Egan’s New York Times op-ed, Trump Is the Poison His Party Concocted, pundits act as if the rightwing activists have been whipping up toxic racism, sexism, and homophobia only during the last decade or so. 1,139 more words


14 White Men and 3 Tokens. (Token Moderate Not Included.)

The race for the 2016 Republican Presidential nomination is in full swing now, over a year away from the actual election, and this cycles crop of candidates presents a classic good news/bad news situation.  586 more words