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Sun July 04, 2010
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(SFGate)
 
 
 
Next year marks Ronald Reagan's 100th birthday and his follower are going to be everywhere celebrating it. "Schools would be encouraged to teach students about him"
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(263)
 
(MSNBC)
 
 
 
Illinois facing 'outright disaster' amid budget crisis. Over Five Billion dollars in the red. This can't be. Some of the most honest politicians hail from Illinois
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(118)
 
(Defense Tech)
 
 
 
China: Oh hai there. Happy 234th birfday. We will now test our own new firework -- a U.S. aircraft carrier killer
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(116)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
So, which teabagger site wrote a blog entitled "Why Liberals Should Love the Second Amendment?" *looks at logo* *goes crosseyed*
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(328)
 
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
McCain: Steele must assess his future as GOP head; in other words fire his ass
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(118)
 
(Philly.com)
 
 
 
And then they came for the spice racks, and I said nothing, since I didn't have a spice rack
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(37)
 
(FIRE)
 
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Students: We use the First Amendment to promote the Second Amendement. Colleges: Yeah, about that. You're not allowed to have free speech if it's pro-gun speech
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(94)
 
(Examiner)
 
 
 
Republicans refuse to compromise on paying for unemployment extension, go on vacation
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(203)
 
(Examiner)
 
 
 
Nothing says "Happy Birthday to the greatest country in the world" better than this particular t-shirt sale at a 4th of July Festival
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(128)
 
(Time)
 
 
 
The median household income in 1999 was $52,748, and in 2010 $50,303. That's right, thanks to Hopey McChange, the American people saw for the first time in modern history a loss in real wages
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(231)
 
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Those who give Barack Obama the lowest job ratings are more likely to say that they are extremely proud to be an American than are those who give him more positive ratings
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(88)
 
(Minneapolis Star Tribune)
 
 
 
Officials accused of railroading $1B high-speed rail line from Minneapolis to northern Minnesota. "Duluth is a cool spot, an inland port with ocean ships coming in from all over the world. People from Minneapolis would go to Duluth"
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(38)
 
(Brockton Enterprise)
 
 
 
Today's "science textbook falls victim to politics" story brought to you by Bridgewater, Massachusetts
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(56)
 
(Hot Air)
 
 
 
Even the AP is starting to realize the Obama administration doesn't have a clue about the economy
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(170)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
For your reading pleasure on the anniversary of the birth of our nation: The Declaration of Independence. Happy Independence Day
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(144)
 
(NYPost)
 
 
 
Cigarettes reach $14.50 a pack leaving New Yorkers not smoking, mad
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(451)
 
(The Newspaper)
 
 
 
How did Texas end up with ticket cameras when 83% of lawmakers votes to ban them? Turns out you don't have to report bribes paid to spouses of key committee members
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(64)
 
(AZCentral)
 
 
 
The Republicans have Reagan. The Democrats have Kennedy. And the Tea Partiers have Calvin 'Silent Cal' Coolidge
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(145)
 


Sat July 03, 2010
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Obama says "crime along the border is down." If, by "border" you mean crime in Arizona cities not rural areas adjacent to Mexico and by "is" you mean "in 2008"
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(235)
 
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
"Nowadays, atheists are coming to the forefront at every level of society," complains seminary student who developed phone app to combat godlessness
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(236)
 
(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Hey, New York Times, why'd you stop calling waterboarding torture in 2004? NYT: the White House asked us to, and we're fair and balanced
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(104)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
Obama announces $2 billion dollar investment in US solar power. To find out why this is bad for America, click to the right
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(203)
 
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Daniel Patrick Moynihan could predict societal issues 40 years in advance, while putting away more booze than a boatload of Kennedys at a three-day Fark party
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(29)
 
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Lady Gaga beats Obama in race to 10 million Facebook fans. It's not news, it's FoxNews
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(52)
 
(Breitbart.com)
 
 
 
Oliver Stone is a secret right-wing plant in liberal-infested Hollywood. Damn, but Michael Moriarty has gone off th--oh, good god, it's John Nolte, the failed screenwriter. Never drink the water at Breitbart
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(35)
 
(Kansas City)
 
 
 
California can't comply with Governator's state worker minimum wage decree because the state's payroll system hasn't been updated since 1970
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(40)
 
(TorrentFreak)
 
 
 
Under a technicality the Pirate Party in Sweden will be able to host The Pirate Bay, and there will nothing the RIAA, MPAA, or Microsoft will be able to do about it
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(84)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Municipal governments doing all they can to help private charities feed the homeless. Just kidding; doing all they can to stop them, actually
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(77)
 
(Salon)
 
 
 
Of the roughly $11 trillion in federal debt accumulated to date, more than 90 percent can be attributed to the tenure of three presidents: Ronald Reagan, George Herbert Walker Bush, and George Walker Bush
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(209)
 
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
At this point, about the only people still deluded enough to buy the Obama spin on jobs numbers are the National Review. This has got to be Buckley's ghost farking with us
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(66)
 
(Salon)
 
 
 
Internal White House memo warned about Global Warming ... in 1969
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(211)
 
(AP)
 
 
 
Just when you think La. Governor Jindal has been hiding behind sealing oil spill records, he totally goes and does something like this to redeem himself
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(81)
 


Fri July 02, 2010
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Paul Krugman on economics: 'A depression is no time to cut spending'. This is what Keynesians actually believe
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(546)
 
(UPI)
 
 
 
Witnesses say Blagojevich spent over $200K on suits, and another $200K on that singed badger fur hat he never seems to take off
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(25)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
Unemployment is high because corporation spend millions on CEO's that they could have otherwise hired workers with
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(155)
 
(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Sarah Palin is just like George W. Bush except for the dress and highheels
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(92)
 
(Gallup)
 
 
 
Here's a Venn diagram showing the overlap between tea parties and the GOP: O
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(80)
 
(Media Matters)
 
 
 
Obama, the civil war-inciting, U.S.-killing, narcissistic, oil-spilling, toilet-controlling, one world government-promoting, thugocratic Russian spy. Wait, "toilet-controlling"?
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(82)
 
(Reason Magazine)
 
 
 
What if the people want to ban books that offend them, establish an official church, or authorize police to conduct warrantless searches at will?
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(118)
 
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
When everybody agrees with something Bill Kristol has to say, and he is saying you should resign as the chair of the GOP, you should let that job go because it is gone, man
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(71)
 
(Think Progress)
 
 
 
Rep. John Boehner incensed that it will cost him $1.50 more to look like an Oompa Loompa
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(94)
 
(Wonkette)
 
 
 
For those prospective students who think Bob Jones University is "just too liberal"
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(64)
 
(Reason Magazine)
 
 
 
Libertarians can be funny: "Like many 14-year-olds, the California High-Speed Rail project has cost a lot of money and not laid one inch of rail"
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(72)
 
(azdailysun)
 
 
 
Before Arizona's new immigration law goes into effect this month, police officers can watch a training video to learn how to prevent racial profiling. If they want because it's optional
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(73)
 
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
The head of the GOP says that "We shouldn't even be in Afghanistan," "It was a war of Obama's choosing," and "Who is this Bush guy you people keep referring to?"
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(707)
 
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Socialists: Obama's not a socialist
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(90)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
In six months, the largest tax hike in history will occur. May Reagan have mercy on all our souls
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(483)
 
(SFGate)
 
 
 
Elena Kagan unlikely to get bipartisan support, even though it's rumored she's a member of the bipartisan community
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(33)
 
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
New consumer protection laws protect consumers from not spending money: $10 minimum purchases and extra charge for credit cards
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(31)
 
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Tea Party moves convention from July to October because it turns out Las Vegas is hot in the summer. Who knew?
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(89)
 
(Philly.com)
 
 
 
Senate Republicans block on-time passage of Pennsylvania's budget in order to form a new government department to make sure the budget gets passed on time
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(26)
 
(Financial Post)
 
 
 
Why aren't oil companies allowed to kill as many birds as wind-power companies?
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(189)
 
(Chicago Sun-Times)
 
 
 
Outrage against Blagojevich mounts as records reveal he spent over $400,000 on clothing. Just wait until they find out how much he spent on hair products
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(41)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
Because he cares so much about Louisiana, Bobby Jindal seals all state records related to his action on the oil spill. He apparently doesn't want to hog all of the credit
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(137)
 
(Powerline)
 
 
 
"I don't know whether the Tea Party movement will die out. But I sure hope it hangs on long enough to take down Lindsey Graham"
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(110)
 
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Obama doesn't rule out turning away people with pre-existing conditions from mandatory Obamacare
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(120)
 


Thu July 01, 2010
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Elena Kagan reminds Congress that collectively, they're 10 times more batshiat insane than she'd be on her worst day ever
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(346)
 
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Sen. Lindsey Graham R (SC) is apparently more of a coffee guy
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(77)
 
(Think Progress)
 
 
 
GOP House Majority Leader says Obama is destroying the American he grew up in. You know, the America with 90% marginal tax rates, Jim Crow, huge union power, the Red Scare, and no gay people. Let's bring it back, right?
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(146)
 
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Want to know the best way to create jobs? According to Nancy Pelosi, it's more unemployment checks for the jobless. Who could argue such piercing logic? Checkmate, GOP. CheckMATE
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(538)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
Obama's speech gets a rise out of Boehner
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(47)
 
(Some Paranoid Guy)
 
 
 
The U.S. Government is pressuring search engines to rank socialist links higher. Bonus: explained with caps lock and italics
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(67)
 
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Unsung Israeli security forces routinely thwart West Bank jihadist plots ranging from "conspiracy to build working toilet" to "attempted connection to the electrical grid"
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(84)
 
(MSNBC)
 
 
 
Elizabeth Edwards: "John is no longer the man I married." John Edwards: "Elizabeth is no longer the woman I'm farking." That sounds about right
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(73)
 
(Some Crooks and Liars)
 
 
 
Alabama tea partier: I support a flat tax. Chris Matthews: What would the tax rate be? Tea partier: Liberty o'clock
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(484)
 
(Media Matters)
 
 
 
Harvard study determines that waterboarding was reported as torture from 1930 until about 2004, when Cheney and John Yoo recategorized it as similar to a harsh tickling
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(84)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
First look at the lawsuit Daily Kos filed against pollster Research 2000. Bottom line: "This going to get nastier than you thought"
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(64)
 
(The Hill)
 
 
 
House proposes to sorta balance the budget somehow sometime after the next election
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(44)
 
(Breitbart.com)
 
 
 
The box office success of Adam Sandler's "Grown Ups" is proof that this is a center-right nation
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(137)
 
(USA Today)
 
 
 
Obama says immigration is emotional question that lends itself to demagoguery, is used to divide, inflame, demonize people. And it's all the Republicans' fault
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(232)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
Turns out unemployed Republicans are not a huge fan of the GOP's decision to cut off jobless benefits
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(235)
 
(Wall Street Journal)
 
 
 
If you liked 'too big to fail', you'll love 'we fixed the wrong problems'
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(51)
 
(Government Technology)
 
 
 
Schwarzenegger not too keen on the idea of digital license plates being driven before him
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(101)
 
(Politico)
 
 
 
Congress is paying $19.9 million for a skirt
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(41)
 
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
President Obama, speaking truth to stupid: "I just want everyone to remember - we've tried the other side's theories. We can return to what we know did not work, or we can build a stronger future"
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(394)
 
(MSNBC)
 
 
 
How can the GOP not be taken seriously when they come up with an ad campaign that looks like a Wii reject called "Attack of the 50ft. Pelosi"
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(81)
 
(National Review)
 
 
 
NRO calls for Republicans to filibuster Elena Kagan's confirmation vote because it would have the backing of - and I quote - "the countless millions in the tea-party movement"
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(150)
 
(Politico)
 
 
 
By not backing immigration reform, GOP could lose support of ...*shakes magic eightball*...Evangelicals?
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(72)
 
(Townhall)
 
 
 
John Stossel would like you people who are "hurt" by the "recession" to STFU and be glad you aren't in India, be sad that you don't have a wicked 'stache
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(477)
 
(AP)
 
 
 
A Republican doing what they said they wouldn't? INCONCEIVABLE
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(89)
 
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Australian Prime Minister denies existence of God but hates gay marriage and abortion so it's OK
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(83)
 


Wed June 30, 2010
(WorldNetDaily)
 
 
 
Three judges on the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals are beginning to review a case that alleges Barack Obama is not eligible to be president - in fact, HE MAY NOT EVEN BE AMERICAN
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(424)
 
(Reno Gazette-Journal)
 
 
 
Proof that politics is a long line of reused arguments. Democrats: "it's for safety." Republicans: "what about personal responsibility?" The stakes? A law requiring mechanics to check tire pressure
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(241)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
Fark ready headline: Dems push hard on Boehner comments
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(50)
 
(Breitbart.com)
 
 
 
The Catholic Church sexual abuse scandal is a frame job by the Marxist New World Order who want a bargaining chip on the abortion issue
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(118)
 
(Heritage Foundation)
 
 
 
Biggest obstacle to cleaning up the gulf? EPA regulations. Discharge water skimmed of oil "is vastly cleaner than when it was skimmed, but not sufficiently pure according to normal EPA regulations"
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(283)
 
(Politico)
 
 
 
DC home of the late Sen. Ted Kennedy is for sale for $8 million. Buyer covers closing costs and gets to keep all the fixtures and any hidden scotch bottles
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(16)
 
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Fox News: Today we'll talk about how Libs really need to stop blaming Bush for everything, but first, learn why Bill Clinton is to blame for the oil spill from a guy with a hooker foot sucking fetish
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(103)
 
(Some Oiled Guy)
 
 
 
Gulf of Mexico sea floor has been fractured "beyond all repair" and our World should begin preparing for an ecological disaster "beyond comprehension"
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(202)
 
(Politico)
 
 
 
Joe Scarborough said House Minority Leader John Boehner has the work ethic of Lindsay Lohan and hits the bars at 6
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(34)
 
(Media Matters)
 
 
 
Glenn Beck's extensive research into the Constitution has turned up a new provision whereby presidents have the power to pass amendments... before they're even elected
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(171)
 
(Gawker)
 
 
 
Michele Bachmann worried that the US will become part of a global economy
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(73)
 
(Slate)
 
 
 
Kagan in today's hearing: "Like most Jews, I was probably in a Chinese restaurant"
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(67)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
In the last week, the GOP has screwed the unemployed, protected bankers, trashed Thurgood Marshall, suggested rape is part of God's plan, defended BP, screwed unemployed veterans, and threatened to stiff 20 million Americans. The Aristocrats
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(141)
 
(Political Wire)
 
 
 
When people stop talking about "death panels" and "pulling the plug on grandma" the new health care is actually popular
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(92)
 
(MSNBC)
 
 
 
Sharron Angle gives first interview with real reporter. Yep, it's just about what you thought it would be
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(118)
 
(Reason Magazine)
 
 
 
Elena Kagan argued in front of the Supreme Court that the federal government can ban books
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(173)
 
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Internal polls at Research 2000 show that they will be counter-suing Daily Kos
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(44)
 
(Politico)
 
 
 
The last major speech that that unprincipled partisan hack, Sen Byrd ever gave was an impassioned defense of the filibuster and the rights of the Republican minority under Senate rules
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(45)
 
(Gawker)
 
 
 
Sen. Al Franken "takes notes" during the Kagan hearings
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(81)
 
(National Review)
 
 
 
Conservatives are too timid about calling out liberal media bias, according to the 21st century's Hellen Keller
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(133)
 
(NYPost)
 
 
 
Paterson's pimp hand to be strong but cramped, as he figures on needing 29 hours to write out 6899 spending vetoes. With pic of his close-up vetoin' style
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(44)
 
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Democrats finally win one when it counts. Take that Strasburg
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(34)
 
(Click On Detroit)
 
 
 
The state of Michigan is so desperate for better leadership, they dug up their first Governor
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(17)
 
(Fox News)
 
 
 
High school kid tries to get Pledge of Allegiance back into school, fails at both that and history: ""It tells me that we've basically cast aside what our country is founded on"
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(385)
 
(Google)
 
 
 
Robert Byrd will be respected in death the same way he lived his life, lying in the Senate
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(63)
 
(Media Matters)
 
 
 
The solution to America's deficits? Make those slackers living below the poverty line pay more income taxes, says outraged Fox Business Network newsbunny
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(387)
 
(The Daily Beast)
 
 
 
Don't look now, but Obama has accomplished more in 18 months than Clinton and Carter did in 12 years
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(163)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
Fark Independent™s' heads explode as the ACLU sues Walmart for firing worker for using medical marijuana
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(138)
 


Tue June 29, 2010
(Examiner)
 
 
 
Republicans: That bill was loaded with pork, that's why we voted no to the unemployment extension. Democrats: Ok, lets just pass unemployment by itself. Republicans: No
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(524)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
House Minority Leader John Boehner, forgetting who his base is, says that cutting Social Security and raising the retirement age to 70 is fiscal priority #1
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(317)
 
(2theadvocate)
 
 
 
Legislator calls governor a whore, and then is shocked--SHOCKED that funding for projects in his district was vetoed
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(48)
 
(Think Progress)
 
 
 
Senate candidate Sharron Angle (TP-NV): No abortions in case of rape or incest, because that would interfere with God's plan
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(536)
 
(Politico)
 
 
 
Democrats want you to do their work they are paid to do, but they want you to do it for them for free. If only there was a word to describe this
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(73)
 
(FamousDC)
 
 
 
Separated at Birth: Elena Kagan & Debbie Downer
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(24)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
Ron Paul and Rick Santorum tour Iowa as early hopefuls in the frothy mix of 2012 Republican presidential candidates
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(82)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
Kos finally discovers what almost everyone else already knew: poll he ran "year and a half was likely bunk"
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(292)
 
(Wonkette)
 
 
 
Mysterious South Carolina Dem candidate for Senate Alvin Greene does very weird phone interview
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(54)
 
(Think Progress)
 
 
 
In light of recent events where totally unexpected cataclysms totally screwed with this country, perhaps it's time we re-ordered Presidential succession in the 25th amendment so it makes some goddamm sense. You know, just in case
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(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
After trashing Thurgood Marshall, Republicans Senators are asked to name a decision that best exemplifies his radical left-wing judicial activism. They cannot name one
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(Media Matters)
 
 
 
Media Matters attacks Hannity for not attacking Kagan
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(53)
 
(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Here's a twofer: recently fired WaPo reporter actually gets a US Congressman to call Obama the next Hitler. Who's dumber, the Congressman or the newspaper who fired their only reporter who had the desire to get this story?
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(41)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
This week, at least, criticizing a Klansman will get you vilified by Firedoglake
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(56)
 
(STLToday)
 
 
 
Elected officials and legislative aides take note: If you're planning on using the Third Reich as an analogy for the fight over health care or another contentious political issue, sit down and write the apology first
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(Philly.com)
 
 
 
Baltimore passes a soda tax of two cents per bottle to fill a budget gap and make food nannies feel extra special that they're punishing behavior they don't like
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(Salt Lake Tribune)
 
 
 
In a sudden outbreak of common sense, Utah is working with a Mexican state to create guest worker program
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(98)
 
(Breitbart.com)
 
 
 
Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan says the Constitution is a "living document," with which you can do anything, anything at all, and the infinite is possible
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(326)
 
(Politico)
 
 
 
Big winner with the Supreme Court gun decision? Democrats, who no longer have to fight guns as an election issue. Suck it, Republicans
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(274)
 
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Russia responds to US-spying accusations: "Whatever"
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(51)
 
(NYPost)
 
 
 
Obama finds the Canadian economic model to be distasteful. Suck it responsible socialism
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(218)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Michigan Governor says state needs to diversify its businesses. Too bad no one thought of that between 1970 and now
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(199)
 
(ABC)
 
 
 
Sotomayor during confirmation hearings: Precedent says an individual right to bear arms is the law of the land. Sotomayor on the bench, ruling on that very subject: Eh, not so much
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(341)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
Secretary Gates wants to trim Pentagon budget by $100 billion, bring back Windows ME
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(BBC)
 
 
 
Gaza, in response for support against Israel, decides to burn down a UN summer camp for children
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(196)
 
(Slate)
 
 
 
Sick of the New Atheist movement? Well, time to join the New Agnostics
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(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
During day 1 of the Kagan confirmation hearings, the party of Lincoln praises Kagan's old boss, Thurgood Marshall, the lead attorney for Brown v Board and the first African American Justice. Just joking, they trashed him
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(Michigan Cox)
 
 
 
Mike Cox joined the Marines at age 18. Mike Cox never backs down from a fight. Mike Cox is a Republican. Mike Cox is facing stiff resistance from Democrats. Mike Cox wants to bring jobs to Michigan. Help Mike Cox
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(111)
 
(MSNBC)
 
 
 
"The last time a President got this much done, booze was illegal"
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(79)
 
(Media Matters)
 
 
 
The y = mx + b formula is all a part of the liberal plot
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(149)
 
(WorldNetDaily)
 
 
 
For those of you who found the activities on the Disney Cruse line too confusing, there's the "Tea Party at Sea" cruise. Special guest: Victoria Jackson
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(239)
 
(Spiegel)
 
 
 
Even Germany is comparing Obama to Jimmy Carter
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(116)
 
(NBC Chicago)
 
 
 
Responding to the Supreme Court gun decision, Chicago mayor Richard Daley said: "We are a country of laws not a nation of guns," as he prepared new anti-gun ordinances to skirt the law
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(Slashdot)
 
 
 
China decides loose tweets cause retreats
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(12)
 
(FiveThirtyEight)
 
 
 
WV to announce special election to fill the late Robert Byrd's seat. In 2012. Guess it really is a "special" election
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(19)
 
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Kagan exercises aren't nearly as hot as they might sound
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(45)
 
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Great news everyone! The new reigning oldest senator is none other than...Voldemort
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(54)
 
(Crooks & Liars)
 
 
 
McChrystal and team made the comments that got him fired on record and in the first two days
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(103)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
Sharron Angle (TP-NV) suggests that all of our oil problems can be solved if we just do away with those pesky government regulations
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Sen. Byrd's legacy was the billions of federal dollars he steered to West Virginia, showing that one man's "pork" is another man's "school," "road," or "hospital"
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(Boston Globe)
 
 
 
Now that Massachusetts realize that Scott Brown is blocking Obama's agenda, they regret voting him Senator. Ha, just kidding. He's the most popular elected official in the entire state
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(PennLive)
 
 
 
Budget pressures may force Pennsylvania to sell its state-owned liquor stores, although when this happens we'll all have flying cars
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
The King of Saudi Arabia "wants to have from Obama the assurance that he is going to solve the (Middle East peace) issue." Sure thing. And after that, he can heal the sick and find dates for Star Trek fans
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(Alaska Dispatch)
 
 
 
Sarah Palin regales fundraiser audience with tales of Ronald Reagan's youthful days at California's Eureka College. You already know which state Eureka College isn't in
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(Philly.com)
 
 
 
Maybe everybody would believe your affair denials, Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell, if you weren't constantly being photographed in the company of hot blondes who aren't your wife
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(Pajamas Media)
 
 
 
"Keep a list of hagiographers in the press who don't mention Byrd's Klan connection. Then we can cross-index with the Journolist membership when it comes out"
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Barney Frank beats off entire Senate to save consumer protection provisions in new financial reform bill
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(73)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Senator Byrd dies at 92. Was the longest serving member of Congress and led the Celtics to three NBA championships
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(737)
 
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Obama cites 'Obsession' on Afghanistan timeline. Also suggests CKFree for Guantanamo and Eternity for Iraq
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(45)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Pundits on every side, everywhere, just got PWNED
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(295)
 
(Dallas News)
 
 
 
"I chant, 'drill baby drill,' because it will help make the country energy independent"
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(202)
 
(Boing Boing)
 
 
 
Oh Canada, we beat you down for free
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