11 Nov 2011

Disgraced Former Speaker and Long-Time Washington Insider Now Leading Presidential Candidate of the Tea Party

That’s right, a guy who pocketed $300,000 to shill for Freddie & Fannie, ran up a six-figure tab at Tiffany, and who’s been part of the Washington establishment for 32 years — this is the guy Teabaggers want to put in the White House.

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11 Nov 2011

Early Morning Swim

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10 Nov 2011

Newt Gingrich Lied about That $300,000 He Took from Freddie & Fannie

At last night’s GOP presidential debate, after the candidates all took turns blaming the Bush Administration big gubmint for the financial crisis, John Harwood asked Newt what he did to earn $300,000 from Freddie & Fannie in 2006.

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10 Nov 2011

Early Morning Swim: Rick Perry, Former Presidential Candidate [VID]

I don’t think anything needs to be added to “Oops.”

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08 Nov 2011

The Eternal Sunshine of Erick Erickson’s Mind

Wingnuts: gleefully rejecting facts and empirical evidence since 1342.

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07 Nov 2011

Liz Cheney: Barack Obama Inherited a “Victory in Iraq”

This is what Liz Cheney’s “victory” looks like: since Obama took office in 2009, 262 Americans have been killed in Iraq. And with regards to the other war her father screwed up, we’ve lost another 1,201 men and women.

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07 Nov 2011

Early Morning Swim

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