Proud to Be Cynical

Proud to Be Cynical: Mike Huckabee, in 2011, on Natalie Portman having a child with a man she’s engaged to, before they’ve actually married: ‘One of the most troubling things is that people see a Natalie Portman or some other Hollywood starlet that boasts of, hey look, we’re having children, we’re not married, but we’re …

Why Friends Dont Let Friends Vote Republican, Ever

Why Friends Don’t Let Friends Vote Republican, Ever: “ Ezra Klein watches newly-elected Republican House member Andrew Harris (R-MD) demonstrate why he should immediately resign his post and let himself be replaced by somebody who is more intelligent: GOP legislator frets over 28 days without insurance — but what about 30 million he’d leave uninsured?: …

Having Your Cake and Voting Against It Too

PolitiFact | Obama criticizes Republicans who opposed stimulus, then claim credit for projects it funded. — Rep. Geoff Davis of Kentucky. Davis, a three-term congressman, issued a news release on Jan. 28, 2009, the day of the first House vote on the stimulus, in which he was quoted saying that “this so-called ‘stimulus’ legislation is full …

The Ever Spending Story

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Why it’s Hard to Respect the GOP These Days

After Voting No, Republicans Tout Funds – WSJ.com: “WASHINGTON — Republicans railed against the Democrats’ massive economic-stimulus and spending bills as fiscally irresponsible, but some GOP lawmakers are taking credit for projects in their own districts funded by the measures. ‘Washington needs to stop spending money that it doesn’t have,’ Michigan Republican Rep. Pete Hoekstra …

Then Don’t Take the Money

Commentary: If you oppose stimulus, don’t take the money – CNN.com: “If Republican politicians are so deeply opposed to President Obama’s economic recovery plan, they should refuse to take the money. After all, if you think all that federal spending is damaging, there are easy ways to reduce it: Don’t take federal money.” (Via CNN.)

The Destruction of Truth

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Decision 2008 – Gary & Gary Unmarried | The Daily Show | Comedy Central

Decision 2008 – Gary & Gary Unmarried | The Daily Show | Comedy Central: “” (Via The Daily Show.) Embarrassment.

They Caught the Vapors

Washington Memo – Harsh Words About Obama? Never Mind Now – NYTimes.com: “‘I don’t think that’s happened very often,’ Ms. Goodwin said. ‘The best answer I can give you is they don’t want to be on the wrong side of history, and they recognize how the country saw this election, and how people feel that …