Political Junkies Unite! It’s Time to Vote

I predict that the global rise in temperature will show a significant decline on Monday as all the hot air bloviators, pollsters, consultants and media talking heads hold their steamy breath as they await the results of the Iowa caucuses. And why shouldn't they? The numbers all say that Donald Trump will win the caucuses over Ted Cruz, with the rest of the GOP field barely in their rear-view mirror. And then of course there's Iowa's importance as a...as a...mid-western, um, evangelical-heavy,...

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Republican say She will “shoot” Refugees “in the head” to “end their miserable life”

Michele Fiore, Republican Assemblyman of the Fourth District, was talking to a radio station in Las Veges when the host asked why she didn't sign the statement by other Republicans, refusing to allow Syrian refugees into their states. Michele Fiore seemed flabbergasted by the question and stated that she did not sign the statement because it didn't go far enough. And she came up with something she thought was the appropriate measure to stop the refugees - "shoot 'em in the head..." “What–are...

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Yes, They Yelled “White Power” at Trump’s Gathering – Video

Donald Trump plus white people yelling "white power" goes hand in hand. You kinda expect people to burst out in unison yelling "white power" at all of his functions. Maybe that will be the new thing for the Republican as he campaigns for the presidency. It was yelled out multiple times by people in the crowd, repeatedly, you can check for yourself by re-watching the rally, or by glancing through comment threads from websites where people were watching the rally and searching for the term “white...

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Republicans Getting Hammered for Dumb “Open Letter” to Iran – Video

As if they didn't know this was a bad idea. Well, we are talking about Republicans here - a group that has been on the wrong side of all popular issues since Obama took office - so maybe they absolutely thought this was the right thing to do. In any case, and rightly so, the rest of the nation is coming down on these 47 Senate Republicans who signed this letter and thus, decided that they should have more say in international policies than the President. Rachel Maddow highlighted some of the national...

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GOP Senator – “I don’t have a problem” if Employees Don’t Wash Their Hands in Bathroom

I mean, just when you thought you've heard it all from these backward Republicans, they hit you in the kneecap with another outlandish statement. During a Q&A at the Bipartisan Policy Center on Monday, Sen. Thom Tillis (R-NC) related a story from his time in the state legislature in 2010, complaining that the U.S. is "one of the most regulated nations in the history of the planet." “I was having a discussion with someone, and we were at a Starbucks in my district, and we were talking...

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Republican Congressman to Resign – Could End Up in Jail

CNN is reporting that macho-macho man Michael Grimm, you remember him right? He is the Republican Congressman who was recorded on camera threatening to throw a reporter off a balcony. Grimm, according to CNN is about to announce that he will resign from being a congressman as earlier as Tuesday. Grimm recently pleaded guilty to tax evasion and could spend up to a year in prison. But don't worry Republicans, when he gets out of prison you can still vote for him and put him back in Congress. ...

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Mike Huckabee Threatens to Leave The Republican Party – Audio

Photo: REUTERS/Brian Snyder Since the United States Supreme Court decided not to take up same sex marriage, over 30 more states have adopted the lower courts' decision and allowed gay couples to marry their partners. This is not going over well with some Republicans and some, like former Republican Presidential candidate Mike Huckabee, is demanding that the party stand up and defend its values. Huckabee warns that if the Republicans fail to lead, he and more like him, will leave the party and become...

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