Politics

The FBI’s Russia Inquiry Is Reportedly Looking Into Infowars and Breitbart

Yesterday, FBI Director James Comey confirmed in a congressional hearing that the Bureau is investigating alleged Russian attempts to influence the 2016 presidential election. Now,…
Andy Cush / March 21, 2017

Here’s What We Actually Learned in FBI Director James Comey’s Hearing About Trump and Russia

Today, FBI director James Comey and NSA director Admiral Michael Rogers appeared before the House Intelligence Committee in a hearing regarding Russia and President Donald Trump's…
Andy Cush / March 20, 2017

Donald Trump Is Not Having Any Fun Meeting With Foreign Leaders This Week

Now that Donald Trump has won the presidential election, he must perform the duties of the president. That means less time for his old hobbies--like…
Andy Cush / March 17, 2017

Donald Trump’s Proposal to End the National Endowment for the Arts Is Purely Political

In his first federal budget plan, issued this morning, Donald Trump proposed ending the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the…
Andy Cush / March 16, 2017

Here’s What Was Actually Revealed in Rachel Maddow’s Overhyped Trump Tax Return Segment

"BREAKING: We've got Trump tax returns," Rachel Maddow tweeted at around 7:30 Tuesday night, an hour and a half before her nightly show was scheduled…
Andy Cush / March 15, 2017

Report: The Dorks at Breitbart Are Ready to Go to “War” With the GOP Over Its Healthcare Plan

Breitbart News, the internet's most popular website where white nationalist politics commingle with gripes about the unsatisfactory dick size of video game characters, has supported Donald Trump…
Andy Cush / March 8, 2017

The GOP’s Obamacare Replacement Is Not Actually Called the “World’s Greatest Healthcare Plan of 2017″

This morning, left-leaning reporters were giddy over the discovery of what seemed to be the formal legal name of the GOP's ballyhooed alternative to the…
Andy Cush / March 8, 2017

Jason Chaffetz Has Taxpayer-Funded Healthcare and an iPhone That He Just Loves

This week, Republicans in the House of Representatives unveiled their plan for an Affordable Care Act replacement, a plan that will involve rolling back Obama-era expansions…
Andy Cush / March 7, 2017

Sean Spicer Is So Bad At Being a Cunning Washington Manipulator That It’s Almost Sad

You may have read a story recently about Press Secretary Sean Spicer calling his staff into an "emergency meeting" and making them dump their phones…
Jordan Sargent / February 28, 2017

Donald Trump Has Turned Conspiracy King Alex Jones Into a Government Bootlicker

This afternoon, Alex Jones's InfoWars had an occasion to boast: according to a post on the right-wing conspiracy theory clearinghouse, a source at the White…
Andy Cush / February 27, 2017

Chuck Woolery, Please Wear a Dick On Your Head

Chuck Woolery is the original host of Wheel of Fortune and The Love Connection. Now, several decades removed from his high-rollin' game show glory days, he is a conservative…
Andy Cush / February 24, 2017

Let’s Not Allow a White Nationalist to Ramble About Depeche Mode

Richard Spencer protests the idea that he's a Nazi, though as an admitted white nationalist and someone once filmed giving an energetic "Heil Hitler" salute,…
Jeremy Gordon / February 23, 2017

Did Trump’s White House Use the Associated Press to Invent a “Fake News” Story?

On Friday morning, the Associated Press published a story with frightening implications: Based on a draft of a Department of Homeland Security memo, it alleged that…
Andy Cush / February 17, 2017

“Fred Trump Told Me Not to Rent to Blacks”: Horror Stories From the FBI’s 1970s Investigation into Racism at Trump Apartments

In 1973, the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice filed a lawsuit against Trump Management Incorporated, as well as its president and…
Andy Cush / February 16, 2017

Trump’s Labor Secretary Pick Could Be Brought Down By a 27-Year-Old Oprah Episode [UPDATE]

In 1990, the ex-wife of a high-profile attorney named Andrew Puzder appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show, wearing a disguise and using an assumed name. Without using…
Andy Cush / February 15, 2017
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