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Jeff Flake Wonders How Politics Got So Ugly, Doesn’t Own A Mirror
[embedded content] Senator Jeff Flake gave a real barn-burner of a speech yesterday to the graduating class of Harvard Law School. Now that he’s safely leaving the Senate and moving back to Arizona, he’s sure [...]
Black history month post: How colonial violence came home: the ugly truth of the first world war
Black history month post: How colonial violence came home: the ugly truth of the first world war OP: This post is not only about black history, but is very relevant to it, so I thought to include it. Also, please note the trigger warnings. The [...]
Inside the Senate’s ugly immigration breakdown
If the Senate was ever going to pass a bill to protect hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation, it needed James Lankford. A conservative senator from Oklahoma with a youthful visage, Lankford had been working [...]
GOP congressman pulls Issa into ugly divorce
Rep. Darrell Issa was a groomsman in Rep. Mike Turner’s wedding to Majida Mourad in December 2015. Now, Turner is locked in a contentious divorce with Mourad — and he wants Issa deposed by his attorneys. Turner (R-Ohio) approached [...]
Weinstein’s Pimps: Revenge Of The Ugly Girls
Liberalism is a sexual assault protection racket. Judging by the last week’s news coverage, EVERYONE in the liberal universe — Hollywood, the fashion industry, the media and Democratic politics — knew about Harvey Weinstein’s sexual [...]
Iran’s top leader dismisses Trump’s ‘ugly, foolish’ remarks
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) – Iran’s supreme leader says U.S. President Donald Trump’s “cheap, ugly, foolish and unreal” remarks before the U.N. General Assembly earlier this week were a sign of desperation. In his debut address to the [...]
The ugly, pseudoscientific history behind that sexist Google manifesto
If you haven’t read the full text of this leaked memo that now-fired Google software engineer James Damore sent around to his co-workers, here’s the Cliff’s Notes version: A pervasive “left” bias at Google has “created a politically [...]
Yes, it’s gotten ugly: Large majority of Americans think incivility is worse under Donald Trump
A new poll finds that a large majority of all Americans believe that political incivility has worsened since Donald Trump became president. The poll found that 70 percent of Americans believe that the level of civility in Washington has worsened [...]
Donald Trump’s Bein’ Downright UGLY To Sweet, Gentle, Kind-Hearted Bigot Jeff Sessions!
Not a smart bunny. No one has ever accused Attorney General Jeff Sessions of being the quickest bunny in the forest. This man, who speaks at the astonishing rate of seven words per minute, is just a simple yokel from bumfuck, who has spent [...]

Why can’t Republicans give straight answers about their health care bill? Because the truth is ugly

My fondest wish for the next journalist who interviews Paul Ryan about the American Health Care Act, the Obamacare replacement Republicans are trying to jam through Congress, is that he or she asks the speaker of the House, “Are you an [...]