Where Does the GOP’s Right-Wing Grouchiness Come From?

Jim Hightower

The tea party may seem new, but it’s the same ol’ GOP party of ‘no.’ I’ve found it! I’ve discovered the original document from which today’s tea party pontificators have drawn their political creed. Tea-infused … Read more

Pope’s Speech to Congress Cancelled After GOP Adds Him to No-Fly List

Pope’s Speech to Congress Cancelled After GOP Adds Him to No-Fly List

Republicans realize the Roman Pope can no longer be relied upon as a GOP spokesman. Pope Francis will not be addressing Congress in late September as originally scheduled. The recent statements that have been attributed … Read more

Suing the President: Pandora’s Box of Worms

Will Durst

Nobody can call them a Do-Nothing Congress anymore: they’re suing the president. In a move less surprising than hot dogs at a ballgame, the House of Representatives voted to give Speaker John Boehner the authority … Read more