The Geico Guy gets the last laugh (video)

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D.C. Douglas is the voice over talent who is best known for his work on the GEICO commercials. Well, one night after a few drinks, Douglas decided to call Freedom Works and give them a piece of his mind. Although his remarks were confrontational he was non-threatening and polite the whole time. He was simply… [Continue Reading]

Profiteering, Crib Notes and Sarah Palin

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If you do not think Sarah Palin, conservative sweetheart of the Tea Party Movement, is a  few IQ points shy from breathing on her own, check out the video with TYT commentary below. Regardless of your ideological leanings, any reasonable person can safely assume that Sarah Palin is a simpleton at best and a supreme… [Continue Reading]

Maddow Frames Right-Wing Propaganda: Past & Present (Video)

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This year, Rachel Maddow did an excellent job exposing the radical right-wing agenda and the obvious  hypocrisy, and deceit underlying their specious claims.  She contends that the grievances and fears of many Americans have been ginned up and directed by conservative groups, organizations and political operatives that only seek to enrich themselves and their corporate… [Continue Reading]

Economics Seen Through The Right-Wing Kaleidoscope

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We have seen this played out over and over again. As soon as Liberals take majorities in the Legislative Branch and control the Executive; the Conservative Movement, like an octopus stalking its pray, camouflages itself as the exemplar of fiscal responsibility and political incorruptibility. While squids feed upon hapless shell-fish, the conservative, Republican Party feeds… [Continue Reading]

Conservative Corporatism, the Health Care Debate, and Who Serves the People?

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Alan Grayson on CNN offered a poignantly inflammatory description of the Republican plan for health care. The Orlando congressman claims they want people who don’t have health care coverage to die quickly. A pretty rich statement.  While the use of such language may seem crass and uncivil, it does ignite controversy and shifts the debate… [Continue Reading]

Right-Wing Punditry’s Disturbing Obsession with Rape

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Look, any rational person knows that right-wing pundits have serious flaws and gaps in the arguments they make. They rather play to emotion, use provocative language and  often resort to ad-homonym attacks. By themselves, they are the hallmark of somebody who lacks  the facts and evidence to support their claims. As a point of self-admission,… [Continue Reading]