Tag Archives: America’s Lowest Common Denominator

Health care “reform”: Who’s the monster now?

Watch this if you haven't already — the real politics of this bill do not make sense unless you see the part of it happening outside DC: https://t.co/3vRt4YJxpT — Rachel… Read more »

“I just don’t want a poor person. Does that makes sense?”

During the campaign-style rally on Wednesday, Trump defended his decision to install millionaires and billionaires in all his top economic positions. “[T]hat’s the kind of thinking we want,” Trump argued…. Read more »

Wondering who the EPA is protecting: “An asthma attack cannot be delayed a year”

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency alerted the nation’s governors on Tuesday that it is giving states an additional year to develop air quality plans that will comply with agency’s 2015… Read more »

Never let the truth get in the way of perfectly good moralistic propaganda

Trump’s proposed budget would invest $277 million in abstinence-only education, even though it's totally ineffective https://t.co/ppbTzOZ7jU — New York Magazine (@NYMag) May 24, 2017 Not only would President Donald Trump’s… Read more »

Destroying Obamacare: Somewhere, Sun Tzu is smiling

@ASlavitt @statnews @ChrisMurphyCT explains how #Obamacare isn't dying Trump is purposefully killing itpic.twitter.com/Ov276LEvw2 — Starbuck-LostinUSA (@starbuck13502) May 26, 2017 For years, the anti-choice movement suffered setback after setback in their… Read more »

#IStandWithHannity: Behold the awesome power of smug arrogance and willful ignorance

Thank you to all my irredeemable friends!! Very humbling!! pic.twitter.com/RAd3sWFjC8 — Sean Hannity (@seanhannity) May 24, 2017 You find out who your real friends are when you spend a week… Read more »

Roger Ailes: “Legacy” should mean remembering someone for what they actually stood for

Roger Ailes, the man who crafted Fox News and reshaped the cable news is presented, died Thursday at the age of 77. There’s been a lot of comments about the… Read more »

A teachable moment? Please….

The Dunning–Kruger effect is a cognitive bias wherein persons of low ability suffer from illusory superiority, by mistakenly assessing their ability as greater than their actual capability. The cognitive bias… Read more »

“[T]he real heart of anti-anti-Trumpism is the delight in the frustration and anger of his opponents”

[M]uch of the conservative news media is now less pro-Trump than it is anti-anti-Trump. The distinction is important, because anti-anti-Trumpism has become the new safe space for the right. Here… Read more »