Obama vs Obama on Wiretapping

While it’s nothing new that politicians over promise and lie their way into office only to do a 180 (we all remember George Bush’s “humble foreign policy” right). But it’s always helpful to have it illustrated after the fact. Here’s… Continue reading

Are Liberals Really Pro-Choice?

So this is a slightly older piece from ReasonTV that took place during the Democratic National Convention, but it is absolutely hilarious. It seems that liberals have a bit of a bad habit of saying they support things they actually… Continue reading

Yes, Liberals are “Anti-Science” Too

So Michael Shermer made a bit of a splash earlier this year when he wrote there was a “liberal war on science” in addition to—not instead of—a conservative war on science. As he says:

The left’s war on science begins… Continue reading

My Thoughts on the Presidential Election or How Barack Obama and Mitt Romney Cured My Interest in Politics

I must be the most ill-informed political blogger there is out there right now, at least when it comes to current events. Oh how things change… where I once had my finger on the pulse of the political zeitgeist, here… Continue reading

Let’s Ban Profits: Peter Schiff Has Fun with the DNC

Sorry if I’m late with this one, but it’s still worth it. And you thought only Republicans said stupid things:


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Creepy Democratic National Convention Video: “The Government is the Only Thing We All Belong To”

…The government is your friend, like your government, it’s here to help you, we all belong to it, it owns us, but is friendly so don’t worry.

I always find it funny when Democrats make fun of Republicans for being… Continue reading

Dishonest Arguing Tactics – The Newsroom

OK, so I bashed the Republicans, now it’s the Democrats’ turn. There’s plenty to pick from whichever group you pick. I’ll stay away from the easy stuff, like recent accusations that the Republicans condone rape (yeah, Todd Akin is a… Continue reading

Turns Out that Romney and Obama are Virtually Identical

As I’ve pointed out before, Barack Obama is not much different than George W. Bush (see here and here). Well, as this excellent video shows, apparently Mitt Romney is also the same as Barack Obama… who would have thunkit?… Continue reading

The Ruse of “Budget Cuts”

So we almost had this odious “government shutdown” because the Republicans wanted to cut a heartless $60 billion from the budget and the Democrats only wanted to cut cuddly $30 billion. Luckily we averted it with a $38 billion dollar… Continue reading

Obama Calls For More Defense Spending than Republicans

Can't Cut Here... Move Along

Barack Obama’s recent 2012 budget proposal is an enormous $3.771 trillion dollars, showing that he’s absolutely not serious about reigning in our absurdly large deficit.

But what’s even stranger is that he actually proposed… Continue reading

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