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From Active Shooter To Inactive Congress: What Our First Responders Can Teach The GOP About Heroics

June 30, 2016

The Washington Post is now confirming that the reports of an active shooter at Joint Base Andrews are unfounded and were in fact a result of a mistake someone made related to a routine procedure. In all of these active…

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GOP Staffer Testifies: Voter ID Laws Designed To Block Democrats

May 26, 2016

Voter ID laws are a sure-fire way to disenfranchise Democratic voters and prevent them from going to the polls. Especially in Wisconsin, where Republican Sen. Ron Johnson is running for a second term and facing off against former Democratic Sen. Russ Feingold. What…

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Did The GOP’s SCOTUS Obstruction Just Let A Cop Killer Escape Justice?

May 14, 2016

The U.S. Supreme Court deadlocked in a tie vote on Thursday night, sparing an Alabama death row inmate from execution. With the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, the court is now evenly split between liberal and conservative justices, and it denied…

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Five Steps The GOP Can Use To Un-F**k Itself

March 26, 2016

Donald Trump And Ted Cruz Are Laying Waste To The GOP I’m a liberal, so you’d probably assume I’d somersault in delight at the prospect of the GOP devouring and destroying itself.  To be fair, I’d be lying if a part…

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An Open Letter to the GOP, From a Pissed-Off Public

March 10, 2015

To whom it may concern: Dear douchebags, Dear GOP, Hey there. Remember us? It’s most of America, all those people who you are allegedly in the business of governing. It’s about time we sat down and had a chat about…

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