New Rob Ford video leaves council members frustrated, stunned Toronto mayor should step down for the good of the city, Coun. Michael Thompson says
CBC News Posted: Jan 22, 2014 9:28 AM ET Last Updated: Jan 22, 2014 5:33 PM ET
Personally? LMAO, sorry, but this latest RoFo Rant knocked Harpster off the front . . . → Read More: Left Over: Oh, RoFo, Oh Harpo…….(with apologies to John Lennon)
Oh no. Duck and cover. Two weeks ago I accused the Cons of waging a real War on Christmas, by laying off people and killing jobs at this time of the year. Now it turns out they're also in the trenches defending themselves from the imaginary War on Christmas. Read more »
. . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: The Cons and the Imaginary War on Christmas
Well I see that Stephen Harper hasn't dared reply to Tom Steyer's letter demanding to know whether he has been working with the Tea Party extremists to blackmail the U.S. government. We have a saying in the United States that I believe may also resonate in Canada: When you go to bed at . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Why Tom Steyer Has Stephen Harper Running Scared
Uh oh. I knew Stephen Harper's all out offensive to try to force Obama to approve the Keystone pipeline was going to end badly eh?First he made a fool of himself by declaring that he wouldn't take no for an answer. Now Tom Steyer wants to know if he's been collaborating with the Republican . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Is Stephen Harper Collaborating with the Teabaggers?
Well yank my doodle dandy. One more good reason why right-wingers should never be allowed anywhere near a democracy. In Canada they've closed down Parliament, in the United States they've closed down the government. Read more »
It's a frightening and truly disturbing sight. The Republicans in the House of Representatives threatening to shut down the American government. Again. With one vote on Friday, the Republican-led House launched the latest spending battle in Congress — one that could bring a government shutdown in less than two weeks. By a 230-189 . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Obamacare, the Koch Brothers, and the Harper Cons
Obama puts Egypt on notice after clashes kill 525 U.S. president urges Egypt to end state of emergency day after clashes with police-Morsi supporters The Associated Press Posted: Aug 15, 2013 3:28 AM ET Last Updated: Aug 15, 2013 11:17 AM ET
If Obama and the rest of the West would just stay out of . . . → Read More: Left Over: Obama: Let’s Play Politics Anywhere Except at Home…
OK. Let me get this straight. The Republicans are still in shock.The crazed teabaggers are threatening to rip the GOP apart. Wednesday, the political direct-mail pioneer Richard Viguerie gathered a group of disenchanted conservatives for a news confer… . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper and the Teabaggers
Why I’m not freaking out about the idea of a Mitt Romney presidency
I’m not complacent: bad things would happen. But I also have faith that, despite partisan politics, America arcs toward progress –
a blog from Ana-Marie Cox posted in the Guardian online Nov. 5, 2012
Well, glad your denial carries you forward…but . . . → Read More: Left Over: Why I AM Freaking Out at the Possibility of Romney…
Golly. Don't look now eh? But I hear that Stephen Harper has fallen hard for the new Republican heartthrob Paul Ryan.
You have to believe that the duo of Stephen Harper and Jim Flaherty are salivating at the chance to work with a Mitt Romney/Paul Ryan White House.
Ryan is a supporter of the . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper and the Teabagger
…and wanted a visit from some of those hunky Secret Service dudes: Hours after Pennsylvania State Police arrested a 21-year-old Idaho man for allegedly firing a semi-automatic rifle at the White House, the top student official for the College Republicans at the University of Texas tweeted that the idea of assassinating President Obama was “tempting.” . . . → Read More: She must have been lonely
We knew it all along: US House Speaker John Boehner isn’t orange, he’s PINK, as in PINKO! And he better watch his pink ass, because somebody wants his job (besides Eric Cantor)… a tea party challenger, and this guy’s a doozy: So how many teabagger stereotypes did that guy exhibit? Let’s tally it up. Raging […] . . . → Read More: Poe: Next Generation?
Don’t worry. You can watch it all here in 45 seconds… Except for the even uglier part I told you about last night. The irony? By the standards of today’s Teabagger Party, Ronald Reagan was a tax and spend communist.When he was governor… . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: If You Missed the Republican Debate…
Remember that SNL skit with Alec Baldwin featuring the NPR ladies and a delightful confection cooked up by Baldwin’s character named ‘Schweddy Balls’? Ben & Jerry’s has introduced a new ice cream in honour of that skit. It looks delicious!Should be… . . . → Read More: Will Teabaggers swallow Schweddy Balls?
Because, ignorance, bigotry, and batshit craziness should not go unrecognized…Now the only question is when will the decent people of America take to the streets and deliver us from those maniacs… . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: It’s Time to Thank the Teabaggers
…because they piss their own bed and gleefully wallow around in it. So who’s to blame for the US government’s credit rating being downgraded by S&P for the first time in history? Who else? Yes, the Teapublicans: the same bozos who were ready to go all Thelma and Louise with the economy bound and gagged […] . . . → Read More: I’m downgrading the teabaggers to peebaggers
It’s a scary and surrealistic spectacle. The most powerful nation on earth being held hostage by a group of fanatical teabaggers, who are dragging the President, the country, and the global economy towards the abyss. And acting like the Taliban.”We now… . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Obama and the Teabagger Taliban
by matttbastard Was going to pick up on what BooMan, Jed Lewison & Jeff Fecke had to say re: Jane Hamsher’s unholy alliance with Grover fucking Norquist and the more-progressive-than-thou campaign to unseat that notorious corporate shill, Bernie Sanders (and … Continue reading → . . . → Read More: bastard.logic: War is Over (OK, Not *Over*, But…)