Michele Bachmann

Despite dropping in the polls, Michele Bachmann is undeterred. God will, evidently, perform a miracle and vault her to the White House, no matter what. In a town hall appearance Thursday in South Carolina, Bachmann answered a question from Read more...
Michele Bachmann won the Ames, Iowa straw poll with 4,823 votes out of more than 16,000 cast. Ron Paul finished 192 votes behind her, with a very large gap between 2nd and 3rd place. Here is the full list: Michele Bachmann: 4,823 Ron Paul: Read more...
Michele Bachmann lies. That's no surprise. But in this case, her lie is so insidious and stupid that it just has to be debunked. When asked about the debt-ceiling, she said she wouldn't have raised it because Congress had an opportunity to cut Read more...
Tonight is the Big Republican Debate on Fox News. Candidates appearing are Ron Paul, Tim Pawlenty, Rick Santorum, Mitt Romney, Herman Cain, Jon Huntsman and Newt Gingrich. And of course, ever present in this debate will be the corporate Read more...
Salon's Dave Weigel captured this video of a voter in Iowa Monday telling Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann that a less-than-flattering photo of her had graced the cover of Newsweek magazine for a profile titled "The Queen of Read more...

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Behold, Michele Bachmann at her very best. Sometimes she puts Sarah Palin to shame with her unbeatable capacity for intellectual dishonesty and wide-eyed idiocy. Here is one such instance. MODERATOR: I got a lot of questions from people Read more...
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Other things happened, but you'd never know it to watch the majority of prime-time cable shows this week. So I thought a quick review might be in order. Things that make me want to stomp my feet in frustration White House contemplates payroll Read more...
President Obama had some opinions on the 2012 field of Republican candidates. I think my favorite was his message for Michele Bachmann. Michele Bachmann is here, though, I understand. And she is thinking about running for President, which is Read more...
Like Survivor, the alliances are beginning to form in advance of the first round of primary purges. And like leeches on a willing host, Sarah Palin and Michele Bachmann are aligning around front-runner Donald Trump. It really is pathetic. Read more...