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Cowardice of the Racist Right

I’ve come to the conclusion that most Republicans are simply cowards. We read, and hear on hate radio, the viciously racist statements and images made by right-wing racists nearly every, stinkin’ day (many of which we’ve compiled at http://www.allthingsdemocrat.com/not-racist/). That’s … Continue reading

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Arizona GOP Congressional Candidate: Slavery Wasn’t So Bad, ‘Kept Business Rolling’

An Arizona Republican who is running to represent the state’s 2nd District in Congress wrote on Facebook that the institution of slavery wasn’t really so hard on slaves and was actually good for the economy. According to the Root’s Keli Goff,… Continue reading

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Another Chapter in the Jindal Voucher Scam

The Justice Department has requested an injunction preventing the State of Louisiana from providing school vouchers for the 2014 school year to students residing in the thirty-four parishes currently under federal desegregation orders. This prompted Eric Cantor and Bobby Jindal … Continue reading

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Today’s Stupid Conservative Quotes

Buck McKeon of California (personally, I can’t stand good-ol-boy nicknames like “Buck”) kicked the conservative, anti-immigration reform rhetoric up a notch with the claim that Arab persons disguised as Hispanics could take advantage of our immigration reform to harm Americans: There … Continue reading

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Today’s Stupid Conservative Quotes

Florida Representative Ted Yoho (more like “yahoo”) says the President’s health care law is racist because it forces white people to pay more for tanning beds: I had an Indian doctor in our office the other day, very dark skin, … Continue reading

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Today’s Stupid Conservative Quotes

Its starting to look like I could devote an entire series on the daily, stupid statements made by Rush Limbaugh. Here’s Lush blaming Detroit’s financial issues on those darn blacks who scared the white folks away: You throw race into … Continue reading

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If the GOP Kills Immigration Reform, Hispanics Will Think “Republicans Like Me”

I can never hope to understand the mind of someone like Louie Gohmert. He believes killing immigration reform doesn’t have to be a bad thing for Republicans, if they explain it in a way that Hispanics can understand. From The … Continue reading

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Never Forget – Conservatives Defended a Racist Killer

Conservatives represent racism in America. They’ll claim it isn’t true, then do shit like this. They defended a racist killer from day one. Today, the killer is free. And another young, black man is dead. Racial injustice, voter suppression legislation, … Continue reading

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Today’s Stupid Conservative Quotes

Chris Christie’s complaint of Justice Kennedy’s opinion on the SCOTUS DOMA ruling: He basically said that the only reason to pass that bill was to demean people. That’s heck of a thing to say about Bill Clinton and about the … Continue reading

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Today’s Stupid Conservative Quotes

Conservative reactions to the SCOTUS ruling against DOMA: Rand Paul: People take it to one extension further — does it have to be [marriage to] humans? Brian Brown – NOM: They’ve allowed corrupt politicians and judges to betray the voters, … Continue reading

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Today’s Stupid Conservative Quotes

Louie Gohmert on sex education in schools: You don’t have to force this sexuality stuff into their life at such a point. It was never intended to be that way. They’ll find out soon enough. Is it any wonder that … Continue reading

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Today’s Stupid Conservative Quotes

Comments to Glenn Beck by Stella Tremblay, NH Legislator, after the Boston Marathon bombings (my emphasis): The Boston Marathon was a Black Ops “terrorist” attack. One suspect killed, the other one will be too before they even have a chance … Continue reading

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