Tag Archives: Guns

It’s Gun, I Mean Campaign Season

It seems Republicans are kicking the 2016 Campaign season off in typical style. Talking Points Memo reports that Ted Cruz is offering a chance for one lucky donor to go hunting with him; and here’s the best part: …the winner may have to endure a background check first. – Read the full article

Friday Feminism – Good Cop/Bad Cop, LGBTQ, War On The Poor

Lead Story The ASPCA’s (and the country’s) first horse ambulance, 1895. Via Ephemeral New York ♀ April 10, 1866: The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Is Founded – The Nation reminds us of a proud anniversary today. – Read the full article

Today’s Stupid Conservative Quotes

Rick Santorum thinks his greatest asset is his strong moral conviction. I say its his ability to provide material for comedians. Here’s Santorum speaking to a pro-life student group: You see, what the left does, what the pro-choice movement does is they just don’t focus on their little issue, they focus on everything they do and every aspect of their life. – Read the full article

The NRA is Pitting Races Against Each Other To Sell Guns

Over the last several weeks, the NRA and its surrogates have, at various points, told people of each of the major ethnic groups in America—white, Black, Hispanic and Asian—that they need guns to protect them from the others. On January 1st, Lindsey Graham, Republican Senator from South Carolina, addressed a Congressional hearing on gun violence. – Read the full article

Fake Christians Revel in Another Shooting

The terrible shooting in Colorado last week prompted the usual response from religious fanatics; blaming this shooting, like they have past shootings, on anything and everything they disagree with. The net has been cast ridiculously wide this time; as Fred Jackson, the American Family Association’s news director put it: “I have to think that all of this, whether it’s the Hollywood movies, whether it’s what we see on the internets [sic], whether it’s liberal bias in the media, whether it’s our politicians changing public policy, I think all of those somehow have fit together—and I have to say also churches who are leaving the authority of Scripture and losing their fear of God—all of those things have seem to have come together to give us these kinds of incidents. – Read the full article

GOP: From Grand Old Party to Greater Order of Psychopaths

You can kiss the “Grand Old Party” goodbye- they have officially become the Greater Order of Psychopaths; un-medicated, out of control, and dangerous, the lunatics are literally calling for the murder of Democratic politicians while their spineless leaders say nothing. According to St. – Read the full article

The Idiots and the Oddities For Monday, April 9, 2012

Your weekly dose of conservative nonsense: Our first trip down insanity lane takes us to American Thinker, a conservative site by people who do anything but think, titled “How Sturdy Is the Obama Narrative that ‘Keeps Us Silent’?” Yes unbelievably –  in April of 2012, Conservatives are still chasing the tail of Obama’s citizenship, and this site jumps right into it, declaring in the second line of one post, “The entire range of questions related to Mr. – Read the full article

To Hell With Jobs, Gingrich Campaigns on Guns and Gas

Newt Gingrich is undoubtedly the P.T. Barnum of politics believing as Barnum did, “There’s a sucker born every minute.” At one of his recent campaign stops in Georgia, it was all about pandering to the Good Ol’ Boys. From the New York Times: “Let’s be clear what this election is all about,” he told supporters. – Read the full article

Tea Party Leader Flees CBS Cameras After Handgun Arrest

Let me preface this story with my personal philosophy (which may or may not be endorsed by the creators/contributors on this site). We’ve often heard that guns don’t kill people, people kill people (TRUE).  Guns are very powerful weapons.  They can be used to protect, or they can be used to harm.  – Read the full article