How Low Can You Go? Senate GOP Tanks Disabilities Treaty, Siding with Paranoid Rick Santorum and Glenn Beck

By: Tuesday December 4, 2012 1:14 pm

Even having a Senate colleague, former Senator Bob Dole, war veteran, rolled into the chamber in a wheelchair, did nothing to stop this shameful vote against the U.N. Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities treaty. (MaddowBlog): The Senate killed the treaty this afternoon, with a final vote of 61 to 38, which seems like a lopsided [...]

Wisconsin state senator pushes bill classifying single parenthood as child abuse

By: Sunday July 8, 2012 8:11 am

I’m so sick of rule of the wingnuts. In legislatures around the country, low-life teabaggers, bigots, know-nothings, and deeply insecure individuals managed to get elected. Now they are empowered to be full-out womb controllers, to attack the rights of low-wealth residents to vote, to rile up fear of black and brown people…the list goes on [...]

Glenn Beck selling Justice Roberts T-shirts with ‘coward’ on them

By: Saturday June 30, 2012 10:27 am

What an @ss. That is all. In the Thursday night broadcast of his signature show on the internet-only network Glenn Beck TV, Beck lashed out at Chief Justice John Roberts, calling him a traitor, and all but declared the end of the American experiment. Beck reached out through the fog of his despair, however, to [...]

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