Monthly Archives: October 2013

Has it really been two years already?

Occupy Unmasked (Once again, the Klown was right. The Klown is always right.)

Posted in Occupy Wall Street, OWS | Tagged | 43 Comments

Faint Faking II

Lady Patriots: For some strange reason, Obama has to have props around him when he does one of his con-jobs in the Rose Garden, or wherever he chooses to receive his worshipers. This was no different, except that he had … Continue reading

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But Nobody Got Fired For Benghazi

Daily Beast: Exclusive: White House Official Fired for Tweeting Under Fake Name A White House national security official was fired last week after being caught as the mystery Tweeter who has been tormenting the foreign policy community with insulting comments … Continue reading

Posted in Benghazi, Obamanation | Tagged , | 68 Comments

What Title Do You Give This?

I have no idea. My cousin posted it on FB. While the pundits wage battle over Obamacare and whether its working or failing, this is the kind of stuff America’s poor children live and die with every day. You know, … Continue reading

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SHOCKER! Former Obama Speechwriter Bashes Tea Party!!!

Jon Favreau in The Daily Beast: In Official Washington, decrying “partisanship” as the “real problem” is the prerequisite for being taken seriously as a smart, unbiased political commentator. But from where we stand right now, partisanship is not the problem. … Continue reading

Posted in Obamanation, Tea Party, Vile Progs | Tagged , , | 117 Comments

Who is Karmel Allison and why did she faint on cue?

Twitter: I'm ok world- just got a little lightheaded.Thanks, @BarackObama for catching me! And good thing this pregnant diabetic is pregnant 🙂 — Karmel Allison (@karmel_a) October 21, 2013 Who is Karmel Allison? Among other things she is a PhD. … Continue reading

Posted in Affordable Care Act, Barack Obama, How Stupid Do They Think We Are?, Obamacare, Obamanation | Tagged , , , | 134 Comments

The Titanic had a “Glitch” – Obamacare is a Disaster

Ron Fournier: Why Obama Should Be Freaked Out Over Obamacare 1. It’s worse than his team has let on. The White House has tried to position the failed first days of Obamacare as mere hiccups caused by the site’s popularity. … Continue reading

Posted in Affordable Care Act, Obamacare | 33 Comments

Moanday Morning Open Thread

    Caliph Obama to address the faithful before noon and exhort us to clap harder for Obamacare. Either that or he will just start handing out fast passes to the new Death Panel ride opening up at your nearest … Continue reading

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Overnight Open Thread

I am watching Sunday Night Football (Colts at Broncos at Colts) and drinking Diet Pepsi. I kinda overdid it with beer the other day. Is it just me, or does anybody else have fingernails that suddenly grow a bunch overnight? … Continue reading

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This post will shock Wanda the Teabagee Troll

This will shock Wanda the Teabagee Troll, but I favor national healthcare – Single-Payer or Socialized Medicine. Yep, that’s right. That’s why I said that my ideology doesn’t have a name. I have no illusions. What I envision is not … Continue reading

Posted in Health care reform, Klown Musings | Tagged , | 130 Comments

How to take offense at just about anything

Debito Arudou at the Japan Times (h/t Althouse): Microagressions, particularly those of a racialized nature, are, according to Dr. Derald Wing Sue in Psychology Today (Oct. 5, 2010), “the brief and everyday slights, insults, indignities, and denigrating messages sent to … Continue reading

Posted in Klown Musings, Racism | Tagged , | 74 Comments

It’s the GOP Establishment that is Delusional or Lying

Excellent piece from Andrew C. McCarthy: The Art of the Impossible In considering the Republican retreat that ended the partial government shutdown, funded Obamacare, and unconditionally extended more credit on Uncle Sam’s tapped-out credit card, my friend Jonah Goldberg argues … Continue reading

Posted in #Shutdown, Affordable Care Act, Obamacare | Tagged , | 92 Comments

Caturday Open Thread

The LA Dodgers lost last night! Congratulations to the St. Louis Cardinals for their umpteenth World Series trip. Suck it, Dodgers! Apparently I shaved my head last night to celebrate. Cue ball, not buzz cut. Here’s a fresh thread to … Continue reading

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Friday Beer-Thirty Open Thread

The sun is over the yardarm somewhere in the Koch Brothers’ Evil Empire. Grab the alcoholic beverage of your choice and salute our corporate overlords! Let’s par-tay!

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It Doesn’t Matter What the GOP Says or Does, the Media Will Not Play Fair

(Courtesy of Legal Insurrection) There are some post-mortems being written about the recently-ended clusterfuck in Washington DC known by the misnomer of “the shutdown”. The conventional wisdom is that it was a political and public relations disaster for the Republicans … Continue reading

Posted in #Barrycades, #Shutdown, #SpiteHouse, Media, Media Zombies | Tagged , | 107 Comments

Open Forum: Tea Trolly Edition from the East Coast

Just going with the drunk-blogging theme 🙂 Loved this photo, but I doubt Obama cares they’re coming home. I do. In my mind, I’m a better person than Broncobama for appreciating the troops. A-rooo-gah. Anything else going on today? Bring … Continue reading

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Disgusted Open Thread

It’s almost 2 am local time and I am completely disgusted with politics, sports, my cat, everything. The whole world sucks. I’ll see you in the morning. Maybe.

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Late Night Drunk-Bloggin’ Open Thread

I don’t actually have time to blog, what with working some 60+ hours a week between a full-time+overtime rent-a-human gig (at a major insurance company no less…Irony, your name must be Lola!) and my way-underpaid adjunct faculty gig. But what … Continue reading

Posted in #Barrycades | 61 Comments

Can’t Anybody Here Play This Game?

All they had to do to win was nothing: House Republicans Show Themselves To Be Dangerously Incompetent, Again House Republican leaders canceled plans to call a vote Tuesday evening on a Republican plan to raise the debt limit and reopen … Continue reading

Posted in #Shutdown, GOP Shenanigans, Politics, Republican Party | Tagged | 137 Comments

Groundhog Day! Al Sharpton Race-Baits!

Mediaite: During a hearing in the Supreme Court on Tuesday over affirmative action, Justice Antonin Scalia made a comment about the 14th Amendment, saying it protects everybody and not “only the blacks.” Needless to say, MSNBC’s Al Sharpton was positively … Continue reading

Posted in Law and Constitution, Playing the Race Card | Tagged | 37 Comments