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Sun July 31, 2011
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(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Government reaches debt agreement. Or, 'how Obama got steamrolled by everyone'
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(1056)
 
(Some Non-Slideshow)
 
 
 
The best signs that will make you want to marry your turtle
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(103)
 
(Fox News)
 
 
 
I'm pretty sure that ain't the picture the AP meant to go with this article
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(340)
 
(AP)
 
 
 
Texas governor Rick Perry just can't stop thinking about sweet sweet man on man lovin'
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(250)
 
(Some 3rd World Banana Republic)
 
 
 
WI (D) Rep. Jennifer Shilling's HQ and We Are Wisconsin local HQ (responsible for (D)'s GOTV effort) burns to the ground, only ten days before recall election against extremely vulnerable (R) senate incumbent. Overzealous matchbook
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(189)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
GOP, Obama, Strike Tenative Deal on the crisis. This is a compromise that keeps no one happy and does nothing to fix the real problem
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(850)
 


Sat July 30, 2011
(Globe and Mail)
 
 
 
Fantasy: U.S. residents over-taxed. Reality: U.S. taxes among lowest in developed world. Fark: Only Mexicans and Chileans are taxed less
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(672)
 
(Abc.net.au)
 
 
 
After the House shoots down Harry Reid's plan, Obama summons Reid and Pelosi. Is he preparing to drop the 14th Amendment Hammer?
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(376)
 
(YouTube)
 
 
 
Because why not. Here's West Wing's explanation on not raising the Debt Ceiling
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(56)
 
(WorldNetDaily)
 
 
 
"Real American" suggests splitting off half the country into a new nation called the CSA. This is not a repeat from 1860
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(255)
 
(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
Obama Twitter spams the entire nation, loses 40,000 followers
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(76)
 
(MSNBC)
 
 
 
Troops to Mike Mullen: "Will Congress cut their own benefits if we don't get paid?"
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(134)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
Glenn Beck doubles down on his "Hitler Youth" comments, claims he's the REAL victim
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(105)
 
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Ralph Nader begins sixth Presidential campaign, bringing him within four of Harold Stassen's record
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(35)
 
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
John Huntsman is looking more and more like the thoughtful centrist leader his party needs to pull them back from the brink of madness. In other words: he ain't got a chance
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(32)
 
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Jeff Sessions REALLY doesn't like Harry Reid's budget plan (scroll down to his letter)
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(54)
 
(Chron)
 
 
 
Then: "We cannot allow the emblem of irresponsibility to attach to the Republican banner." Now: "There is no enemy to the right"
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(219)
 
(Some Atheist)
 
 
 
Atheist goes on Fox News to voice his opposition to the Ground Zero cross. Is later met with calm, reasonable debate. Just kidding, he's getting flooded with death threats
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(314)
 
(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
Are you a closeted socialist? It. Gets. Better
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(140)
 
(Gallup)
 
 
 
Get ready for the Palin administration to take charge
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(158)
 
(Ottawa Citizen)
 
 
 
Teddy bears, pyjamas, singing, poems, and speaking through puppets. For 22 hours, during a City Hall meeting. Canadian protesters: doing it right, or just insane?
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(8)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
The short answer is 'Yes', the long answer is 'Yyyyyyeeeeeessssss'
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(202)
 
(Politico)
 
 
 
TSA is copying the Israelis with behavior-detection and profiling. About damn time you learn, you groping bastards
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(93)
 


Fri July 29, 2011
(CNN)
 
 
 
Senate blocks just-passed House proposal to cut spending, raise debt ceiling. Why do Senate hate America?
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(938)
 
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
What can Boehner do to pass his bill? Why, attach an already failed Balanced Budget Amendment, of course
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(437)
 
(National Review)
 
 
 
Obama invoking Reagan during his primetime address doesn't hold water because every time Reagan raised taxes, the Democrats tricked him into it, a fact he regretted until he died on top of a mountain saving Mother Teresa from a grizzly bear
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(130)
 
(Hot Air)
 
 
 
So you signed a petition to get rid of a "hate group" app on Apple? Yeah, about that...(w/ douchiest picture of a walking lawsuit eva)
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(57)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
Meanwhile, in grown-up land, Obama has already invoked the 14th to get around GOP debt limit tantrum
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(247)
 
(Crooks & Liars)
 
 
 
Paul Ryan: "Let's pass a bill to cover the moon with yogurt". OOooOOKKKKKKK
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(235)
 
(WorldNetDaily)
 
 
 
You can thank a rich person for creating your job AND allowing you peons to experience the once-in-a-lifetime comedic majesty of Victoria Jackson and Joe Piscopo together at the "Wampum Room" of Fallsview Casino Resort
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(126)
 
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
"This is going to cost MSNBC hundreds of millions of dollars and will probably end the career of Rachel Maddow"
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(156)
 
(American Thinker)
 
 
 
This is one huge false analogy: The family budget doesn't support three wars. You can't curtail US spending and support three US wars . The two ideals are mutually exclusive, but this is what the Tea Party actually believes
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(367)
 
(The Times of India)
 
 
 
Heavily armed Maoist is in police custody right Mao. (Excuse me, are you saying Mao?) Am I saying Mao? Do I look like a commie to you, boy? Am I spreadin' leftist propaganda around all nimbly-bimbly from tree to tree?
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(113)
 
(NPR)
 
 
 
Economy slows sharply in the first half of 2011. Subby wonders what happened, starting at the beginning of the year, to stall the recovery? You should write your congressperson to find out. Surely they'll know the answer
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(350)
 
(National Journal)
 
 
 
Nice district you have there, It'd be a shame if something happened to it
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(24)
 
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
In a complete shocker, Paul Krugman thinks everyone who doesn't agree with him is an extremist. Sorta like Michelle Bachman, but without the good looks or charisma
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(185)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
It seems those who are bringing the United States to the brink of financial collapse are experts on the subject
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(74)
 
(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
This Friday, Friday, Friday, at 10:20, come for Obamamania at debtpalooza 2011. All tickets free. Features include GOP destroying American Economy followed by guillotines
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(598)
 
(RealClearPolitics)
 
 
 
Ron Paul: "The defaultmageddonpocalypse is coming." Ron Paul
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(152)
 
(Reuters)
 
 
 
You know you've got a problem when even China says your politics are dangerously irresponsible
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(129)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Remember that Simpsons episode where Mr. Burns takes off with a One Trillion Dollar bill? Yeeeeeaaaaaahh, that might actually be an option to avoid a US default
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(95)
 
(CBS 46 Atlanta)
 
 
 
If you're going to advocate buying American products, try to make sure your own campaign t-shirts aren't made in El Salvador
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(38)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
We've reached the point where a single corporation has more cash on hand than the operating balance of the whole US government. Bow and worship, iPeasants
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(105)
 
(SacBee)
 
 
 
Harry Belafonte says president Obama lacks moral courage and vision, has lost his WAY - O ..... WAY - AY - AY - O
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(100)
 


Thu July 28, 2011
(Gawker)
 
 
 
Perry: When I said "hey, that's New York, let the states do their thing on gay marriage" I meant "yea and verily, Leviticus saith the buggerers and sodomites shall be stoned and stricken down, praise Jesus"
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(85)
 
(WorldNetDaily)
 
 
 
Why Christians should be armed
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(185)
 
(USA Today)
 
 
 
Boehner forced to pull out of vote after he's unable to keep his caucus firm
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(554)
 
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-oh) calls GOP bill the "Boner plan" on Senate floor
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(123)
 
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
"We have a saying that says: 'Get her done,'" said Rep. Diane Black (R-TN). "And they sent me here to get her done. And this is a part of getting her done." GIT-R-DUN
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(161)
 
(PolitiFact)
 
 
 
"The...serious prospect of default - by the United States are impossible to predict and awesome to contemplate...The Nation can ill afford to allow such a result." Ronald Reagan was SUCH a libtard
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(206)
 
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Rand Paul is firm against Boehner's package
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(101)
 
(RealClearPolitics)
 
 
 
Sarah Palin to be keynote speaker at an Iowa Labor Day rally. Because if anyone knows about being in labor, it's the Palins
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(133)
 
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
"Every part of the budget debate in the U.S. is built on a tissue of willful deceit"
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(52)
 
(UPI)
 
 
 
The asses of 18 GOP congressmen are NOT in line behind Boehner. Ladies and Gentlemen, prepare for Debtmageddonpocalypse
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(444)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
Bruce Bartlett, "in the Republican playbook, of course, the deficit is never caused by tax cuts. They go around saying they did not lose any revenue. It's just mathematically ridiculous"
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(119)
 
(Chicago Breaking News)
 
 
 
Illinois Governor gives highly paid position to daughter of Chicago power broker. Thankfully he also raised taxes, so paying for these patronage positions shouldn't be a problem going forward
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(48)
 
(Discover)
 
 
 
The nerds over at Discover are upset the poindexters at the Wall Street Journal don't know where Mordor is
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(85)
 
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Fox News catches music mogul Russell Simmons wearing a baseball cap with the logo of a corporate jet company so that means Sarah Palin is automatically president and Barack Hussein Obama has to go live on a deserted island
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(144)
 
(NJ.com)
 
Video
 
How do you solve a problem like Sharia?
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(71)
 
(Wired)
 
 
 
FBI's "Islam 101" Guide: They're nothing more than a bunch of 7th-century simpletons
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(70)
 
(SFGate)
 
 
 
Poll shows Californians shouldn't be allowed to vote
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(67)
 
(Pensito)
 
 
 
Joe McGinnis: Palin will run because she is jealous of the attention Bachmann is getting
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(56)
 
(National Post)
 
 
 
Stephen Harper mistaken for someone important
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(36)
 
(Think Progress)
 
 
 
Joe Walsh: "Not paying child support is where Real America is" - also, life's been good to me so far
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(443)
 
(Breitbart.com)
 
 
 
Right wing blogodome tortured logic du jour: Mariah Carey gets $1,600 bottle of champagne delivered to her hotel room crapper...naturally, this is Obama's fault
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(129)
 
(USA Today)
 
 
 
Obama carries on the finest Kennedy Family tradition: pandering
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(41)
 
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
The White House caught up with Fark by Rickrolling twits who tweet
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(29)
 
(The Daily Show)
 
 
 
Fox News is so fair and balanced they even stand up for mass murderers who are so often labeled unjustly by the liberal media
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(203)
 
(Rasmussen Reports)
 
 
 
46% of Americans think most of congress is corrupt. Apparently 56% of Americans are too busy watching American Idol, and Dancing with the Has-Beens to understand the question
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(71)
 
(The Daily Show)
 
 
 
Liberals have such persecution complexes. They're always playing the victim card. It's about time someone called them on it
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(112)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
Democrats finally agree with the rest of us, finding that no one should be subjected to the inhumane treatment that is watching anything with Ben Affleck
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(114)
 
(Salon)
 
 
 
Reagan's drug czar Bill Bennett pinpoints the start of America's decline on the Grammy Award to Amy Winehouse three years ago
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(274)
 
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Teabaggers are revolting against Boehner's tiny package
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(409)
 


Wed July 27, 2011
(The Onion)
 
 
 
Emergency team of 8th-grade Civics teachers dispatched to Washington
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(70)
 
(The Atlantic Wire)
 
 
 
Job approval rating at 52% for God
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(132)
 
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Trying once again to live down Washington's tag as "Hollywood for Ugly People," The Hill issues its 2011 edition of Capitol Hill's "50 Most Beautiful People." (Warning: slideshow)
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(64)
 
(Think Progress)
 
 
 
Boehner admits that much of his caucus wants to burn down the economy to build a new conservatopia from the ashes
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(266)
 
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
A million Tea Party members descend on Washington to protest debt ceiling increase. Oh, did I say a million? I meant a dozen
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(119)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Not News: Michele Bachmann got a $417,000 loan to remodel her 5,200 square foot home. News: She got it from government loan issuers Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac. Fark: She then called for dismantling Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
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(113)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
GOP losing debt ceiling battle as new polls show a super-majority of Americans oppose their fiscal priorities and support a combination of spending cuts and tax hikes
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(244)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
Boehner makes his ready-for-Fark case for his debt plan: It pisses off the libs
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(142)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
Boehner in a corner. Fox in socks
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(148)
 
(Wonkette)
 
 
 
Rick Warren, like his savior Jesus, honors the poor. Just kidding, he's biatching about them not paying income tax
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(215)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
Sarah "Death Panels" Palin accuses Obama of fear mongering over the debt ceiling
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(105)
 
(The Hill)
 
 
 
John McCain: You people are idiots if you think we can let the country default and not take any of the blame. Fark: Calls the Tea Party "hobbits"
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(432)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
Boehner asks caucus for to get behind his ass on debt
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(204)
 
(LA Times)
 
 
 
ATF: None of the weapons we allowed to go to drug cartels were used in the murder of an American border patrol agent. FBI ballistics experts: Um, you might want to rephrase that
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(194)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Anti-gay-marriage pledge calls for 'robust childbearing', because all of our problems are caused by the terrible hillbilly shortage
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(159)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Ron Paul's debt ceiling fix shows he knows nothing about economics or monetary policy. RON PAUL
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(298)
 
(postchronicle.com)
 
 
 
How many things are wrong with this statement? Obama: Believe me, dictatorship is "very tempting," sadly that's not how our "democracy" works. Crowd: "Change it"
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(168)
 
(Jeff Jarvis)
 
 
 
CBS Early Show airs the #farkyouwashington hashtag, which may bring an FCC investigation
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(23)
 
(PhysOrg.com)
 
 
 
New report suggests your Congresscritters are taking to the Twitters and the MyFace and other social internets. NO PAC $ 4 U? LOL
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(22)
 
(Crooks & Liars)
 
 
 
Speaking of crazy global warming theories, here's one you probably didn't expect
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(82)
 
(Rasmussen Reports)
 
 
 
"Focusing exclusively on opposition to tax hikes rather than solutions to the federal deficit crisis is a losing position for Republicans"
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(302)
 


Tue July 26, 2011
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Quite possibly the most mendacious WaPo column you'll ever read
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(613)
 
(NewsBusters)
 
 
 
Al Sharpton "how can you support tax cuts, you need to support Obama's plan". GOP Congressman "You mean the same cuts Obama supported last year". Sharpton "I don't care who supported it, lets move on"
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(119)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Our favorite birther nut Orly Taitz is "either toying with the Court or displaying her own stupidity" - Federal Judge
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(66)
 
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
"At some level, it's a game of chicken...but one of the two cars doesn't have a driver in it"
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(56)
 
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kansas) rambles on for 20 minutes describing imaginary basketball game between him and President Obama. Suprisingly, story does not conclude with Roberts taking the ball and going home
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(21)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
Because the GOP race needs somebody to play the Seattle Mariners role...here comes George Pataki
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(33)
 
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
GOP won't vote for Dem debt limit plan, won't vote for GOP debt limit plan ... no word yet on "abortions for some, miniature American flags for others"
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(173)
 
(Reason Magazine)
 
 
 
Gov. Rick Perry rings the bells of cognitive dissonance in stereo as he defends liberal NY State's gay marriage law, on a conservative 10th Amendment states rights basis
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(86)
 
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Move over, Defaultageddon. Here comes Shutdownapalooza
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(131)
 
(Politico)
 
 
 
Boehner plan comes up short when you realize that 1.6 trillion in cuts is the goal and not the result of his package
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(74)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Remember how Obama said he won't increase taxes and fees for people with incomes less than 200k? Still true as long as those people don't have a 401k
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(84)
 
(MSNBC)
 
 
 
Where has Darrell Issa been in the budget debacle? Planning on assembling a hearing about an Obama camapign video. Fark: Issa even says he can't do a damn thing about it
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(26)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Rep. Cantor's spokesman says it's just a coincidence his negotiating stance is helping to prevent the closing of tax loopholes hedge funds & private equity firms don't want closed or that they donate so much money to him
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(87)
 
(Des Moines Register)
 
 
 
Arizona wants to make presidential candidates spend Christmas, and possibly Thanksgiving, in Iowa
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(24)
 
(MSNBC)
 
 
 
Even if a last-minute deal is reached, the debt ceiling fiasco has already done permanent damage
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(215)
 
(Click Orlando)
 
 
 
Jesse Jackson protests FL elections bill, fact that no one is paying attention to him
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(60)
 
(American Thinker)
 
 
 
John Kerry's chief swiftboat attack pedobear in jail for 37 years. Unrelated: He lost his Silver Star due to subsequently determined facts and evidence surrounding how he received it
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(225)
 
(Slate)
 
 
 
Thomas the Imperialist Tank Engine
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(140)
 
(Daily Republic)
 
 
 
Republican House Speaker John Boehner: "I'm not gonna do what everyone thinks I'm gonna do and... FLIP OUT man... all I wanna know is one thing... who's coming with me?" House Republicans: Ahem *crickets*
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(353)
 
(Fox Business)
 
 
 
President Obama secretly tells banks: We're not defaulting. Wink, wink
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(137)
 
(Mediabistro)
 
 
 
Erin Burnett makes the coming collapse of America seem a whole lot more sexy
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(75)
 
(LA Times)
 
 
 
Bohner says he has the only bipartisan debt ceiling plan, and by "bipartisan" he means both Republicans and Democrats won't vote for it
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(258)
 
(Media Matters)
 
 
 
Beck: If we can't use Hitler analogies in "logical conversation," "We are going to be a society of gas chambers." The same is also true if we are unable to logically discuss things that may have happened in 1990
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(213)
 
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
Attention WI voters: You now need to show "enough activity" in your bank accounts to vote. Sounds constitutional to me
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(422)
 
(MSN)
 
 
 
"Instead of threatening to withhold Social Security payments of people who really need the money, let's hold the paychecks of all House and Senate members, then see how fast it is resolved"
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(161)
 
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Michele Bachmann has missed 50 of 135 votes in the last month. That's one heck of a migrane
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(54)
 
(Crooks & Liars)
 
 
 
Bloomberg: GOP voted for all of the debt that they now want to impeach Obama for when they prevent him from paying it
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(198)
 
(Dayton Daily News)
 
 
 
Before you go on that rant about government spending, maybe you should take a look in the mirror first
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(143)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Democrats whine about debt crisis being politicized, then fire off fundraising solicitation trashing Republicans right after Obama speech
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(193)
 
(Kotaku)
 
 
 
Glenn Beck compares Angry Birds to the Tea Party, socialism and Nazi Germany because the pigs took the birds eggs, eggs the birds worked for, and redistributed them (w/audio)
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(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
Republican Rep: "If we force a default on the national debt, then we should impeach Obama if he tries to not pay the debts that we're making him unable to pay"
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(409)
 
(Bloomberg)
 
 
 
Ron Paul's presidential bid has been upgraded from quixotic to pimpin'
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(91)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
(In a Jon Stewart voice) ehem....Nailed It
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Scott Walker: Step 1) pass voter ID law in Wisconsin, Step 2) close the DMV offices in Democratic areas, Step 3) Profit
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(235)
 
(Boston Herald)
 
 
 
Convicted of extortion and fraud and headed for federal prison, corrupt politician begs to keep the only thing left of value: his license to practice law
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(24)
 
(USA Today)
 
 
 
Three in four can't identify Mitt Romney's religion. For all you Americans out there, that's 60%
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(101)
 
(Crooks & Liars)
 
 
 
Glenn Beck compares Norway victims to the Hitler Youth. Yes, you read that right
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(681)
 
(The Hill)
 
 
 
71% of public does not believe debt ceiling can be raised unless politicans are tasered repeatedly (tag is for politicians)
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(74)
 
(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
Trump: "Tank the economy to make sure Obama isn't re-elected. And use the amnesia gun to make sure nobody remembers I suggested this in public if you do it"
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(103)
 
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
GOP: "We demand a long term deal on the debt crisis." Obama: "I want a long term deal as well." GOP: "We demand a short term deal to the debt crisis"
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(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Weird wildling Wu won't withdraw
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(36)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
To anyone who thought we weren't a welfare state yet, click the link to find out how many checks the US Treasury cuts every month, according to Tim Geithner
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(181)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
President Obama says he wants to dance the 'Salsa' with the National Council of La Raza to fix America's immigration system
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(152)
 
(Sun Chronicle)
 
 
 
Sen. Scott Brown (R-MA) to Massachusetts seniors: I will cut your Medicare to protect giveaways to Big Oil CEOs. Seniors to Sen. Brown: Speaking of voting
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(National Post)
 
 
 
Just a couple of months after guiding Canada's left fringe party to official opposition status, Jack Layton steps down, citing new cancer. Surprisingly, he isn't referring to Stephen Harper
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
In walking away from an unacceptable bargain with Obama, John Boehner secured his place in history as a true disciple of Reagan and possible savior of the free world
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(335)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Rep. Foxx: "Repeal Obamacare to solve debt crisis, you dummy"
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(119)
 
(National Review)
 
 
 
NRO befuddled as to why a manifesto written by a bigoted right-wing mass murderer uses quotes from so many of its own contributors in order to justify his actions. Must just be a coincidence
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(226)
 
(CNSNews)
 
 
 
A California senator gets her boxers in a bunch over the term "Job Creators"
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(164)
 
(ABC News)
 
 
 
Senior White House official: There's a 50-50 chance the debt ceiling crisis will be solved in time. So, you're saying it either will or will not be resolved. That's some brilliant analysis right there dude
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
It is possible that the President has a constitutional right to as much debt as he needs. This is more or less what most Americans believe about their debt, but in his case it may be true
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(WorldNetDaily)
 
 
 
With quotes such as "I am a supporter of a monocultural Christian Europe" and "Breivik says he considers himself 100-percent Christian" WND explains how Breivik does not consider himself a Christian
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(454)
 
(CBS News)
 
 
 
Boehner, Reid work on partisan debt plans. So far, plan includes Reid giving Boehner two of his Railroads, Atlantic Avenue, Ventnor Avenue and Marvin Gardens plus a Get Out of Jail Free Card in exchange for Boardwalk and $300
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(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Harry Reid to Republicans on the debt ceiling: "We will give you everything you want, and you give us nothing in return. This is my final offer"
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(304)
 
(Bloomberg)
 
 
 
US debt default will crash the stock market and send interest rates soaring, but on the bright side, gas should be cheaper
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(364)
 
(Gallup)
 
 
 
Just in case you still thought that the average American wasn't ignorant and unintelligent, here are the 700 verbatim responses given by randomly chosen Americans when asked to explain their position on the debt ceiling
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
So how exactly DID we go from budget SURPLUSES in 2000 to crippling deficits in 2011? Well I don't want to spoil the article, but the culprit rhymes with "push axe butts"
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