You just knew the "Michele Bachmann was a conservative martyr taken down by liberals and the media" stuff was coming, right?
You just knew the "Michele Bachmann was a conservative martyr taken down by liberals and the media" stuff was coming, right? This is one of the right's favorite plays.
See, every Republican who's run out of office (Nixon, DeLay), quits (Palin, Bachmann) or just beclowns themselves (Akin, O'Donnell) didn't fall because they were criminal, corrupt or just plain incompetent. No, it's always the "venomous hatred" of "the Left" that's their undoing. (Leaving aside, of course, that most of these "martyrs" unleash a great deal of venomous hatred for their political opponents themselves. But I digress.)
Yep, if it weren't for the Left's "hatred," Gerald Ford would've been a two-term president, Vice President Palin would be the favorite to win in 2016, and Senators Akin and O'Donnell would be co-authoring the repeal of abortion rights as we speak.
It's amazing they find this fairy-tale comforting, but they keep telling it over and over, so they must.
It's forever 1939-1940 with these people. Every potential conflict is just like World War II and every potential foe is just like Nazi Germany and every potential foe's leader is just like Adolf Hitler. Always. Read more...
Right-wingers just love the "Obama ate dogs!" meme. Here's why.
One: It's a simple "both sides do it" maneuver to counter the Romneys' deeply weird method of transporting the family pet.
"Sure, strapping a dog to the car roof may be cruel Read more...
Boortz gets points for creativity here. Proposing that tax rates on the top 2% of earners return to Soviet Clinton-era levels is usually attributed to Obama's "Marxism." That it's because of mental illness, exacerbated by a hatred for George W. Read more...