Category Archives: NRA

Yet Another Madman Rampage Results In Mass Casualties

Today a man intent on killing as many people as possible went on a rampage that resulted in 13 casualties. The unemployed man reportedly told police that he wanted to “kill people” and he did not have a particular target … Continue reading

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Congress, the White House, and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad 2013

By: Bridget Bowman It’s Friday the 13th, in 2013 for the 113th congress. Here are 13 things that went terribly wrong this year for our nation’s lawmakers (or right, depending on which side you’re on). Photo by Getty Images As the House of Representatives… Continue reading

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Bullet to the Head With That Cup of Coffee?

I have only one question for this guy: WHAT IS YOUR F***ING POINT? You own a gun? Big deal. You’re a moron? That’s obvious. You have a teensy little package? That’s your wife’s business, not ours. Seriously, folks – this … Continue reading

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Open Season on Unarmed Black Kids

Tonight, a Florida jury found George Zimmerman not guilty of the second-degree murder and manslaughter of teenager Trayvon Martin. So, apparently, its now legal to appoint yourself the Neighborhood Watch, carry a loaded pistol around your neighborhood, stalk and hunt-down … Continue reading

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Rogers For FBI Director? A Spectacularly Bad Suggestion.

Politico reports that the FBI Agents Association, representing thousands of FBI agents, are calling for Representative Mike Rogers (R. Mi, not to be confused with Rep. Mike Rogers R. Al)  to be nominated to lead the bureau when Robert Mueller leaves the post later this year. Nominating Rogers … Continue reading

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Multiple Casualties In Latest Madman Rampage

Today it is a church in Albuquerque New Mexico.  When the choir rose to sing the final hymn an assailant targeted the choir leader.   Several innocent bystanders were struck in the commotion before the attacker could be subdued by the congregation. … Continue reading

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Righty Poutrage Assuaged By Referencing A Dictionary

President Obama gave a speech about the gun safety measures he (and vast majorities of the American people) want to pass and one of the things he said has been the cause of much furor and consternation from the rightwing maniacs.  While … Continue reading

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To Gun Enthusiasts, The Debate is More Important than the Issue

Police released a large number of documents this week on the mass shooting at Newtown. In December, I noted that Nancy Lanza was a Glenn Beck follower preparing for the end of days under President Obama. The documents released this … Continue reading

The Second Amendment Does Not Trump All Other Rights

It seems that when the country attempts to do something, anything, to combat gun violence, Second Amendment zealots will willingly trample the flag and everyone else’s rights along with it; patriots my ass. There have been threats to shoot lawmakers, … Continue reading

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Headlines from “The Party of Stupid”

Dear Republicans, This is what your elected officials are spending their time on: Not Understanding the Constitution… Again Just a little over a week after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit shot down Florida’s mandatory welfare drug … Continue reading

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So Much For Toning Down the GOP Crazy

Karl Rove’s “Conservative Victory Project” may want to keep the wingnuts out of GOP primaries, but it seems they’ll be the stars of the show at this year’s Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). Here’s a look at some of the … Continue reading

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Mr. Obama, Tear Down the Private Profit Prisons

“…men who so uneasily tolerate superiors patiently suffer a master, and show themselves proud and servile at the same time.” –Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America In 2007, a teenager in a depressed county of Northeastern Pennsylvania, recently bereft of … Continue reading

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