Monthly Archives: August 2012

Having baby out of wedlock “similar” to rape?

Okay, seriously, what the **** is going on with GOP Senate candidates and insane comments about rape? Tom Smith, GOP candidate for Senate in Pennsylvania, yesterday said that having a baby out of wedlock was similar to getting pregnant from rape. … Continue reading

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GOP: “We built this!” Reality: “Actually, you didn’t”

Proof that God has a sense of humor, and that the Republican Party has no sense of reality: …the GOP has announced that its Tuesday night session will be themed “We Built This!” The sentiment serves as both a celebration … Continue reading

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John Hlinko on Fox News Live (Online)

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Hlinko on “The Ed Show” on MSNBC

A great and timely debate over Mitt Romney’s tax returns…

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Paul Ryan: Deficit hawk? Really?

Pundit after pundit refers to Paul Ryan as a “fiscal conservative” and a “deficit hawk.”  Okay, but here’s the thing — the budget he proposed doesn’t balance until 2040.   To put this in perspective, the Olsen twins will be … Continue reading

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Dear Mitt: Just release the tax forms already

For more than 40 years, presidential candidates have released multiple years of tax forms.  Usually 10 years or more.  It was a practice started by George Romney — Mitt’s dad — when he himself was running for president in 1968. … Continue reading

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Good luck to Rafalca Romney!

Good luck to Rafalca, Romney’s dancing Olympic horse! Show us that the $77,000 tax break for you was taxpayer money well spent! Because $77K — in just one year — on a dancing horse is awesome. Side note — how … Continue reading

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