Tag Archive | Republicans

Bright Minds and Dark Attitudes

Lower Cognitive Ability Predicts Greater Prejudice Through Right-Wing Ideology and Low Intergroup Contact.  Gordon Hodson and Michael A. Busseri – Brock University Despite their important implications for interpersonal behaviors and relations, cognitive abilities have been largely ignored as explanations of prejudice. We proposed and tested mediation models in which lower cognitive ability predicts greater prejudice, […]

Mike Huckabee threatens actual war on women … with troops to stop abortions

http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/aug/01/mike-huckabee-end-abortion-military-intervention Lizz Winstead, co-creator of The Daily Show and a founder of Lady Parts Justice, said: “Mike Huckabee wants to drive a tank into your vagina, so that’s a thing.” “Well, we did say they’d stop at nothing,” tweeted Planned Parenthood, which Republicans are trying to de-fund  again.

FL teacher who routinely tweets ‘OBAMA IS A P*SSY’ upset at exclusion from Obama event

FL teacher who routinely tweets ‘OBAMA IS A P*SSY’ upset at exclusion from Obama event (via Raw Story ) A social studies teacher at a Florida high school is claiming that his “right to free speech” was violated when school administrators barred him from a recent appearance of President Barack Obama. Coral Reef Senior High […]

FOOLS ON THE HILL

              Frauds …pure and simple. Nothing about their philosophy has anything to do with Christianity – Most politicians claiming to be speaking for God have few of their facts straight but it doesn’t stop them from prattling on about values. They twist everything in an effort to shoehorn their own […]

Jail Brakes

BILL’S BLOG Jail Brakes http://www.real-time-with-bill-maher-blog.com/real-time-with-bill-maher-blog/2013/10/11/jail-brakes.html October 11, 2013 By Bill Maher New Rule: Just like Republican Richard Nixon had to be the one to establish ties with China, the red states have to be the ones to end this ridiculous Drug War. And they’re doing it. In between writing laws requiring black people to stand […]

Watching the Repugs self destruct

Interesting watching the Repugs self destruct. Congress is little more than a bad joke!!!!! It’s been over 9 weeks since Hurricane Sandy and people in NY and NJ are still suffering with no relief in sight. Certainly it should be clear to all that your government isn’t going to take care of you. (remember Katrina?) […]

Lawrence Ferlinghetti’s “Pity the Nation”

Lawrence Ferlinghetti’s “Pity the Nation” Pity the nation whose people are sheep, and whose shepherds mislead them. Pity the nation whose leaders are liars, whose sages are silenced, and whose bigots haunt the airwaves. Pity the nation that raises not its voice, except to praise conquerors and acclaim the bully as hero and aims to […]