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  • Members of the US Secret Service stand watch on the roof of White House
    New York Times surprised that Republicans don't want Obama dead
    With news that the Secret Service has repeatedly fallen down on the job to keep the White House, and the president of the United States secure, the New York Times expressed surprise Tuesday that even Republicans are outraged. The Times intoned, ...
  • No
    Politicians and elected officials: Shut up
    Anyone could write this story in reaction to the endless emails from both political parties and their leaders who are pleading for donations. It is enough to drive voters to distraction. There are some good options in reacting to this, and here...
  • I Thought He Had a Gun
    Has Ann Coulter's brain been water-boarded?
    Two articles in Punk Rock Libertarian, when considered together, raise an interesting question.First is Ann Coulter's threat to libertarians – laughable, disgusting, terroristic, pick one – quoted from her recent column concerning...
  • Bill Clinton
    Radicalized religious Republicans wrong direction
    The radicalized religious Republicans are the wrong direction for a more pluralistic democratic America. While American foreign policy is driving toward freedom, liberty, and tolerance for all, Republicans are retrenching into an ideological trap...
  • GOP consultant and pundit Karl Rove
    Once again Karl Rove proves he does not get it
    Last week, the media's favorite GOP guru, Karl Rove, wrote a piece in the Wall Street Journal fretting about how the Republicans might be doomed this year because the Democrats have raised $109 million to the GOP's $80 million for this...
  • Bakken Oil Boom
    North Dakota GOP votes to return millions in oil revenue to local municipalities
    North Dakota's GOP leaders held a news conference Wednesday afternoon in front of the state Capitol building in Bismarck, ND. Communities in western North Dakota's oil producing region would get over double their current share of oil...
  • Jim Webb and Hillary Clinton
    Jim Webb could be Hillary competitor
    Kelly Cohen is kicking up some dust at the Washington Examiner with a story this morning that Jim Webb could make a run for the Presidency. It is a little late, but better sooner than even later. The thought earlier was that Mark Warner or Tim...
  • Anti-Obama ad
    Republican campaign ad compares Obama to creepy stalker boyfriend
    A controversial new campaign ad by the conservative committee Americans for Shared Prosperity has raised eyebrows. The anti-Obama ad compares the president to a stalker-like boyfriend in a relationship gone bad.Republicans have struggled when it...
  • John Boehner
    Boehner should be ousted, but not for lacking conservatism
    There are more important things going on today besides the fate of John Boehner as Speaker of the House. The Hill started here, so let’s finish it. Allegedly, conservatives are plotting to get rid of John Boehner. Ohio voters could do...
  • U.S. Congressmen
    New poll shows Republican voters unhappy with party's handling of immigration
    One of the more controversial topics in American politics today is immigration. While both major parties in Washington have been kicking the can down the road when it comes to reform, a new poll shows Republican voters are more upset with their...
  • Moderate Republicans and Tea Party call truce for midterm elections
    Moderate Republicans and Tea Party call truce for midterm elections
    The National Republican Senatorial Committee on Friday comically denied any friction between moderate Republicans and Tea Party advocates. The long history of animosity between the two factions must end for Republicans to have a fighting chance...
  • Voting
    New study shows people who agree with your politics smell better
    Politics is a dirty game and in more ways than one. A new study shows that those who agree with you politically, also have a better smell to them.The new study in the American Journal of Political Science shows that when people agree on politics,...
  • Jacob Dorsey
    GOP candidate drops out after making racist, anti-gay comments on social media
    Comments made over the internet have come back to haunt another potential elected official.A Republican running for office in Wisconsin has dropped out of the race after news broke that he used offensive remarks on social media.Jacob Dorsey, 19,...
  • James and Mary
    Stinky people voted for the other guy: Body odor linked to political affiliation
    People who tend to share political viewpoints will likely find one another’s body odor appealing. At least that is what Dr. Rose McDermott of Brown University believes, and she has some data to back her up. Al Jazeera reported earlier today...
  • Ted Cruz and other conservative legislators standing up against Amnesty
    A strong message that could destroy Democrats in November
    The GOP leadership seems to be trying to win the Senate majority this fall with a strategy of not having a real strategy and hoping it will work. To the extent that they have any strategy at all, they think the Democrats are self-destructing and...