Gun-Fetishist Larry Pratt Says Liberals ‘Rejoiced’ After Sandy Hook Massacre
Credit: Gage Skidmore
March 20, 2014

Via Americans Against The Tea Party:

In 1966, psychologist Abraham Maslow published a book called  “The Psychology of Science.” While the book itself isn’t the most well-known, one observation drawn from it is. Today, we call it “Maslow’s Hammer,” or the “Law of the Instrument.” The Law of the Instrument is generally summed up as “If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.” We’d like to offer a postulate of that law that we’re calling “The Conservative’s Hammer.” To wit: “If all of your opportunities arise from death, horror and fear, then every incidence of death, horror and fear looks like an opportunity ...

Continue reading...

Can you help us out?

For 17 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit, but now Facebook is drowning us in an ocean of right wing lies. Please give a one-time or recurring donation, or buy a year's subscription for an ad-free experience. Thank you.

Discussion

We are currently migrating to Disqus

On May 14, 2022, we started migrating our comments from Insticator back to Disqus. During this transition period, some posts will have Insticator and some Disqus. For more information on the transition, as well as information regarding old C&L accounts, please see this post.


We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service for information on our posting policy.