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In Washington D.C., a Tea Bag Protester Expresses Longing for a Blown-Up Capitol Building

Sounding like a 1920s German fascist or communist impatient with bourgeois parliamentary democracy in the Weimar Republic, Salon.com reports that a tea bag protester expressed his wish that, on 9/11, our nation’s Congressional building had simply been obliterated. This is really illiberal creepy … Continue reading

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“I don’t ever want to hear from you again”: The Great and Current Beloved Leader of the Republican Party, Rush Limbaugh, Lays Down the Party Line

Don’t think. Don’t discuss. Just follow. The authoritarian personality on display: “[T]he people on our side are really making a mistake if they go after Bobby Jindal on the basis of style. Because if you think — people on our … Continue reading

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Moral Equivelence?: The Nazi Holocaust v. The Allied “Bomb Holocaust”

Neo-Nazis, every February 14th, turn the anniversary of Dresden’s bombing (in which approximately 25,000 residents died) into an anti-Semitic “cause celebre” for Holocaust-equivalence, claiming (contrary to contemporary historians’ best estimates) that “hundreds of thousands” died in Allied bombing there. According to Der Spiegel, … Continue reading

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The Emperor Has No Clothes: Conservative Matthew Dowd States the Obvious

Bush strategist, Matthew Dowd, has a spin-free moment on McCain’s pick of Sarah Palin as VP: “[McCain] knows, in his gut, that he put somebody unqualified on the ballot. He knows that in his gut, and when this race is … Continue reading

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Ignorance is Base: McCain-Palin Base Voters Speak Their, Er, Minds

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John McCain Swiftboats Jesus!: If Jesus Were Running Against Republican John McCain, This Is The Kind of Ad We’d See

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