- Stupid All the Way Down
- Republican Political Philosophy
- Moral Absolutism
- Donald Trump
- Policy Hall of Shame
- Leadership Hall of Shame
- Nobody's Perfect
Not sure where to put this: Myths
- 2021-08-17 Texas Gov. Greg Abbott tests positive for Covid after banning mask, vaccine mandates: Abbott attends maskless ceremony on 8/16, apparently contracts COVID afterwards; gets special third-dose for himself. Cases are now surging in Texas.
- 2021-08-11 Rand Paul discloses, 16 months later, wife's purchase of stock in company behind COVID-19 treatment "Sixteen months late, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) on Wednesday filed a disclosure with the Senate revealing that on Feb. 26, 2020, his wife, Kelley, purchased stock in Gilead Sciences, a company that produces an antiviral drug used to treat COVID-19." He was probably tipped off by Richard Burr   privately warning his wealthy friends about COVID while publicly ignoring the issue back in February 2020.
- 2021-08-09 Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul calls for people to 'resist' CDC as COVID delta variant spreads
- 2021-07-28 Ron Johnson criticizes new CDC guidance, questions effectiveness of masks despite research showing they reduce COVID spread
- 2021-07-24 Senate Candidate Blasts 'Childless Left' Who Have 'No Physical Commitment To The Future Of This Country': as if people on the Left who have kids are in sharp disagreement with those who don't (hint: nope).
- 2021-07-16 Texas SB 3 sets new guidelines for history teaching which remove mention of important civil rights history and posit KKK as morally neutral
- 2021-05-25 Tennessee bans teaching critical race theory in schools
- 2021-05-20 Kemp urges safeguards against teaching on race in Georgia
Georgia's Republican governor wrote a letter to the state Board of Education, whose members he appoints, urging them "to take immediate steps to ensure that Critical Race Theory and its dangerous ideology do not take root in our state standards or curriculum.
- 2021-05-05 Ron DeSantis Pushes Coastal 'Resilience' While Doing Little To Tackle Climate Change
- 2021-03-30 Texas SB 8 authorizes a bounty against anyone who aids in obtaining an abortion
- 2021-02-02 Democrats Nurse Fresh Memories Of Bad Faith Republican 'Bipartisanship' | Rachel Maddow (video, 6:21): The GOP have been bad-faith negotiators for at least a decade.
2017: many items
2016: many items
- 2015-10-29 The GOP and the Rise of Anti-Knowledge (repost: billmoyers.com): "At present, however, a person can be blissfully ignorant of how to locate Kenya on a map, but know to a metaphysical certitude that Barack Obama was born there, because he learned it from Fox News. Likewise, he can be unable to differentiate a species from a phylum but be confident from viewing the 700 Club that evolution is "politically correct" hooey and that the earth is 6,000 years old. [..] And he may never have read the Constitution and have no clue about the Commerce Clause, but believe with an angry righteousness that the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional."