Clean. Up. Your. Side.

I’m sure you’ve all heard about the tragic shooting of three cops in Pittsburgh.  The right, who we all know never, ever makes things political, is lambasting Markos Zuniga of Daily Kos for this tweet on his Twitter account: “When we were out of power, we organized to win the next...

What was that noise?

Oh, it was just Mike Huckabee’s ass-hat falling off. Seriously, if that was a joke then it means the people at the NRA convention, including possible Republican V.P. candidate Mike Huckabee and GOP Presidential nominee John McCain, thought it funny in context. Sadly that context was a meeting full of...

Just How Closely Is McCain Tied To “Special Interests”?

“Everyone says they’re against the special interests, but I’m the only one the special interests don’t give any money to.”John McCain, November 18th, 2007 It’s as natural a fit on something called the Straight Talk Express as anything else; a vehement opposition to the...

Where Have You Been?

I can’t vouch for Jon Turley’s liberal street creds, having no actual familiarity with the cat, but I’m a little apprehensive when he implies that we progressives seemed to have forgotten, or intentionally ignored the Second Amendment and the right it guarantees for people to keep and bear...