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On 'Morning Joe,' Paul Ryan Hilariously Pretends To Care About Poor People

Failed Vice Presidential candidate Paul Ryan, who believes that the problem with America is that there are too many "<a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/05/paul-ryan-60-percent-of-a_n_1943073.html">takers</a>" slacking off in "<a href="http://firedoglake.com/2011/01/28/ayn-rand-fanboy-paul-ryan-used-social-security-hammock-to-put-himself-through-college/">hammocks</a>," went on MSNBC Monday morning with a simple message to America's poor: I care.

Stupid Right-Wing Tweets: Donald Rumsfeld Edition

This is a good example of what they call in Don's old office "blowback." Because as Rumsfeld tried to join the <a href="https://twitter.com/washingtonpost/status/332173661018660865">middle-aged, white male Chick-Fil-A-loving chorus of yahoos</a> screaming BENGHAZI!!!! -- he inadvertently shot himself in the foot.

David Brooks Admits 'Conservative Ideas' Don't Work

In Friday's New York Times, Bobo writes yet another column praising Santorum -- and lets something slip. I’m to Rick Santorum’s left on most social issues, like same-sex marriage and abortion. I’m also put off by his Manichaean political