Red Baiting

Esquire's Charles Pierce hit the nail on the head with his assessment of this Thursday's confirmation hearing of Chuck Hagel for Secretary of Defense -- and you can watch part of Sen. Lindsey Graham's petulant display during the hearing in the clip Read more...
Tom Coburn is a doctor. An OB/GYN. And he thinks the Affordable Care Act has "Sovietized" American medicine by providing for some cost controls and choosing a minimum benefit package by committee. Once again, definitions are useful. The term Read more...
Tea party hero and anti-Muslim bigot Allen West (R-FL) spoke in Palm City, FL on Tuesday, and busted out a old right-wing favorite: McCarthyism. The conservative tea party icon also got in shots at Democrats and President Obama, who spoke Read more...