Tag Archives: kakistocracy

Today’s Coffee-Spew Moment: Donald Trump is America’s Winston Churchill

‘America’s Mussolini — but stupider’: Internet rains hell down on Mike Huckabee for comparing Trump to Winston Churchill https://t.co/UlPNhtJQB9 — Raw Story (@RawStory) December 27, 2017 On Tuesday evening, former… Read more »

When God is on your side, all things are possible- even pedophilia and sexual abuse

Last Thursday, late-night comedian Jimmy Kimmel found himself in a Twitter spat with Roy Moore, Alabama’s Republican Senate nominee. The night before, Kimmel had dispatched a comedian from his show… Read more »

Conservative values: Because America is a nation of (something closely approximating) morals

Betsy DeVos's brother, folks. The family supports replacing secular institutions with light theocracy, because, uh morals. https://t.co/hLsjLedVYl — Amanda Marcotte (@AmandaMarcotte) December 8, 2017 Erik Prince has been in the… Read more »

“Rat @#$%ing” in the 21st century: Is a President “more equal” than other, lesser mortals?

If President Donald Trump knew for months that Michael Flynn lied to the FBI, is he guilty of obstructing justice? His lawyer doesn’t think so. John Dowd reportedly told The… Read more »

Creating an alternative reality shouldn’t be an option for a President

In 2016, Trump created an alternative reality for voters. In 2017, he's creating an alternative reality for himself https://t.co/O0vreooRvx — Steve Benen (@stevebenen) November 29, 2017 In 2016, we had… Read more »

What it looks like when Christianity becomes all about hypocrisy and political power

Fifty-three pastors in Alabama have signed a letter throwing their support behind Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore, who has been accused of sexually assaulting multiple women. “For decades, Roy Moore… Read more »

“I love the poorly educated,” said no effective and inspired leader ever

If you’re a liberal or progressive who’s been obsessively consuming Trumpocalypse post-mortems for the past nine months, you know that voters (fewer than half of them!) voted for Trump for… Read more »

Today’s word is “Kakistocracy”…and it’s not difficult to understand why

Here's evidence Steve Bannon joined a Facebook group that posts racist rants & Obama death threats https://t.co/ey2YrjbEml #TheResistance pic.twitter.com/9voIK9g232 — Vicious Babushka (@viciousbabushka) April 6, 2017 Stephen Bannon, whom Donald… Read more »

Today’s GOP: “What would a dick do?”

Republicanism has become: Looking at any problem and saying, 'What would a dick do?' pic.twitter.com/Po8zmtQ88u — Bill Maher (@billmaher) April 8, 2017 Bill Maher pulled no punches Friday when analyzing… Read more »