Category Archives: Conservative

North Carolina Republicans: Now with even more pettiness

Since the state passed the virulently anti-queer House Bill 2, which prohibits transgender people from using the public restroom that corresponds with their gender identity and bans cities from passing… Read more »

Better to be thought a fool than to be Curt Schilling and…oh, never mind….

In a painfully awkward interview with former pro baseball player Curt Schilling, CNN host Jake Tapper explained that American Jewish voters don’t all vote for Democrats and that they don’t… Read more »

When is sedition not a criminal, traitorous act? When a Republican engages in it.

sedition [si-dish–uh n] noun 1. incitement of discontent or rebellion against a government. 2. any action, especially in speech or writing, promoting such discontent or rebellion. 3. Archaic. rebellious disorder…. Read more »

You can’t demand to be taken seriously if you refuse to conduct yourself seriously

Donald Trump’s supporters deserve to have their concerns taken seriously. If the media and commentators in 2016 can agree on nothing else, it’s this. It’s a bit of an odd… Read more »

In which Trump’s surrogates spin lies and pigs’ ears into truth and silk purses

I could wax philosophical and at some considerable length about the degree of ignorance and self-delusion required to support Donald Trump. I could, but I won’t…at least not in this… Read more »