September 17, 2013

Another day, more Republican crackpottery. What else is new?

Connecting the Dots: Why can't Obama do better?

Perrspectives: Does Obamacare have a bright future?

Rising Hegemon: What's wrong with an Indian-American Miss America?

Zandar Versus the Stupid: What's the deal with ocean acidification?

And at my place: Does Chris Christie have the right stuff?

Round-up by Michael J.W. Stickings of The Reaction (Twitter: @mjwstickings). I'll be here all week. Send requests and suggestions to

Can you help us out?

For 18 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.

Explore more


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.