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Why Democrats Should Refuse A Shutdown 'Grand Bargain'
Why Democrats shouldn't support a shutdown Grand Bargain. Read more...
The Last Word's Lawrence O'Donnell got his shots in at Fox and their joke of a business channel. Read more...
This has to be one of the most disgusting things I've watched in a long time. If anyone was wondering what network out there might be worse than the hacks on Fox over this "fiscal cliff" fearmongering, I think you just got your answer -- CNBC. Read more...
Matt Taibbi sat down with Current TV's Eliot Spitzer to discuss the bipartisan debacle just passed by the Congress and signed by President Obama last week called the JOBS Act and the potential political fallout if this is made into an issue in the Read more...
Despite a mountain of data and the overwhelming consensus of economists to the contrary, Republican leaders including House Speaker John Boehner and would-be President Mitt Romney continue to falsely claim "Obama made the economy worse." But Read more...

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I've heard Allen West say a lot of mind numbingly stupid things in the past, but this latest is right up there with some of the most ridiculous. Here he is on Neil Cavuto's show with his explanation for why the markets are up. Allen West Says Read more...
If you're having trouble understanding what is at stake in the "Occupy" protests, here are some numbers that help explain the problem. Read more...
On Monday, Jeb Bush's Wall Street Journal op-ed raised conservative hopes that the former Florida Governor would jump in and grab the wheel of the clown car that is the 2012 GOP presidential field. But if Republicans were disappointed when Jeb Read more...
With the rise of the Occupy movement and confirmation from the nonpartisan CBO that the U.S. income gap is at its highest level since 1929, defensive conservatives by necessity spawned a thriving if laughable cottage industry in income Read more...
When President Obama on Tuesday declared that decades of Republican trickle-down economics "never worked," conservatives were predictably apoplectic. But for all of their protests of "class warfare", "socialism" and worse, Obama was being Read more...