Of human bondage and stupid sound bites

On Sunday, Allen West, not generally known for espousing profound, coherent viewpoints, took his wingnuttery to a whole new level.  In his typical belligerent manner, he declared that Social Security benefits were “slavery”.  No, really. “Since June of 2009 or … Continue reading

Donald Trump: Statesman of the Year!

It seems that the Sarasota, Florida chapter of the Republican Party has named Donald Trump the “Statesman of the Year” for 2012.  It’s shit like this that makes it impossible for me to take the modern Republican Party seriously.  Clearly, … Continue reading

Michelle Bachmann refuses to deny vetting. Allow me:

Michell Bachmann was recently asked if she was being vetted by the Romney campaign for the vice presidential slot.  She denied it, fueling speculation that she may be in the running.  Lest there be any confusion here, the real answer … Continue reading