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The Republican Party’s Generational Bet

The GOP is doubling down on its older white base—and hoping the more diverse Millennials don’t show up to the polls. via The Republican Party’s Generational Bet TLDR; The GOP has nothing to offer anyone, except identity politics.

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Conspiracy theories explain the right

Conspiracy theories explain the right The conservative mindset is in decline. Stories of cabals and secret plots provide comfort as its power wanes … If I were to tell you that a cabal of Congressional Republicans had been quietly working with a roster of little-known political organizations since the last election, many of them funded […]

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Intro to the Structure of Lies in Conservative Jurisprudence

Intro to the Structure of Lies in Conservative Jurisprudence Scalia wasn’t just being hypocritical. He was, quite blatantly, lying. If he actually believed what he claimed to believe in Windsor, then he never would have joined the decision to strike down the Voting Rights Act in Holder. To the contrary, he would have denounced John […]

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RINO Hunters Fire Warning Shots At Republican Senate Candidates

RINO Hunters Fire Warning Shots At Republican Senate Candidates Tea Party Express has a history of upsetting the Republican establishment. The group backed O’Donnell’s Delaware Senate run in 2010 and got behind Mourdock’s primary challenge against Lugar this year. Kremer said it was “way too early to make any decisions on what races we will […]

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Dirty, filthy #OWS hippies getting what they deserve from cops = MY PORN Little Green Footballs – Breitbart Editor-In-Chief Incites Violence Against OWS Protesters Because the use of violence against peaceful demonstrations is an example of small government?

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How to end GOP economic hostage taking

Obama should announce that there will be no new drilling permits issued until the house passes an energy bill that works to reduce US consumption of foreign oil. This could be done without congress and will have the oil companies put pressure on the house to pass some watered down bill. The president should then […]

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Lawyers, Coins, and Money

there’s no similar limit on the amount of coinage. A little-known statute gives the secretary of the Treasury the authority to issue platinum coins in any denomination. So some commentators have suggested that the Treasury create two $1 trillion coins, deposit them in its account in the Federal Reserve and write checks on the proceeds. […]

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Two ways to call the GOP bluff

The Stop Socialist Redistribution act. A one page bill that simply states that no state can receive more in money from the Federal Government in the form of payments, credits and subsidies than it pays in taxes. Those surpluses would go to deficit reduction and the states would be on the hook to make up […]

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Getting to Crazy

the modern G.O.P. fundamentally does not accept the legitimacy of a Democratic presidency — any Democratic presidency. We saw that under Bill Clinton, and we saw it again as soon as Mr. Obama took office. As a result, Republicans are automatically against anything the president wants, even if they have supported similar proposals in the […]

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GOP Victory on Debt Ceiling

I think the GOP won this round. They got to push the odious by necessary task of extending the debt ceiling to Obama and can not stand on the sidelines and complain loudly. And this is all they want to do anyway. They are like arsonists complaining about the shoddy work the fire fighters are […]