Posts Tagged: Tea Party

Democrat Wins NY-26

If you were paying attention to New York state politics last year, you might remember a fellow named Carl Paladino. He was running for governor of New York against Andrew Cuomo on the Republican ticket. He won the GOP nomination. He’s the same guy that threatened to “take out” a New York Post reporter. He’s… Read more »

Beat: Tea Party People’s Party

the tea party is a huge steaming pile of shit. that’s all it is. a bunch of illiterate motherfuckers getting played for fools and thinking they’re so clever. they fight for health insurance companies so they can die a painful death from ass cancer. they fight for more war so they can get their heads… Read more »

Bachmann Drops Bid for Leadership Role in the Next House

Minnesota Representative Michele Bachmann (TP-R) has dropped her bid to be the next Republican Conference leader – the number 4 position in the House. Bachmann said that the GOP’s preferred candidate had “demonstrated his commitment to limited government, reduced spending and lower taxes, and he will be a strong voice for the Tea Party’s call… Read more »

Joe Miller Is Now Dead Last

A few weeks ago, heck a few days ago, Tea Party Republican Joe Miller was leading the US Senate race in Alaska, but now a new poll puts him dead last. A Hays Research Group poll released today shows write-in candidate Lisa Murkowski in the lead with 34 percent and Democrat Scott McAdams with 29… Read more »

O’Donnell Threatens Radio Station With Lawsuit Over Video

On Tuesday, Delaware’s Tea Party Republican senatorial candidate Christine O’Donnell appeared on WDEL’s “The Rick Jensen Show.” After the interview ended, O’Donnell threatened to sue the radio station if they didn’t turn over video tape of the interview so it could be destroyed. O’Donnell herself threatened the station with a lawsuit if the video was… Read more »

Cops Called to Arrest Democratic Voter at Eric Cantor Meet-and-Greet

In Kentucky, campaign workers do the beat-downs, but in Virginia, the police do it. Virginia’s Congressman Eric Cantor represents the 7th district. He running against Democrat Rick Waugh. Cantor refuses to debate his opponent, but he publicized on his Web site a meet-and-great to allows voters the opportunity to ask him questions. Well, Democrat John… Read more »

Sheriff Joe Arpaio Gives Sarah Palin Pink Panties

Sarah Palin likes to present herself as a modern day feminist and a Tea Partier. Well today she met Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona and he handed her a pair of pink panties. That’s right, this is the guy who’s been accused of torturing prisoners (a.k.a immigrants) by making them wear woman’s pink underwear. Welcome… Read more »

Kentucky’s Rand Paul Supports a $2,000 Medicare Deductible

Kentucky’s Tea Party Republican senatorial nominee Rand Paul said that he supports instituting a $2,000 deductible for Medicare recipients, and his opponent Democrat Jack Conway is slapping him around for that position. Paul responded by calling Conway a liar with a counter-attack ad. Then Paul pulled that ad, and replaced it with an ad that… Read more »

Carl Paladino Goes Homophobic – Again

While speaking to a group of Orthodox Jews, Republican New York gubernatorial nominee Carl Paladino blasted his opponent Andrew Cuomo by unleashing a series of homophobic statements. In Williamsberg, he told the Jewish leaders, “I don’t want [children] brainwashed into thinking homosexuality is an equal valid and successful option.” The Tea Party backed Paladino didn’t… Read more »

Sharron Angle’s ‘Willie Horton’ Ad

Tea Party Republican Sharron Angle is slipping in the polls against Democrat Harry Reid for the US Senate in Nevada and so naturally she’s playing the race card. Angle has released two 30-second ads depicting sneaky “Mexicans” infiltrating our country to steal our jobs and go to college, and Reid supports them. “They took our… Read more »

Polls Show O’Donnell Down by 19 Points Against Coons

Christine O’Donnell won the Senatorial Republican nomination on September 14, 2010. She beat out Republican Mike Castle and Republicans were shocked while the Tea Partiers jumped for joy – they were going to “take America back.” But for the Republican Tea Partiers, that doesn’t look like it’s going to happen. A new poll by the… Read more »

NV: Sharron Angle Says, ‘There’s nothing wrong with our health care’

In a rare TV interview with a reporter that doesn’t work for Fox News, Nevada Republican senatorial candidate Sharon Angle said, “There’s nothing wrong with our health care system.” We have the best doctors in the world, Angle explained in her condescending tone. That might be true, maybe, but more than 50 million Americans don’t… Read more »

Modern Tea Party Republican: White Middle-aged Angry and Religious

Gallop released some updated poll numbers on the Republican party. Only 29 percent of the 78,000 Republicans polled said they were “Moderate/Liberal.” Seventy-one percent labeled themselves “Conservative” or “Very conservative.” The vast majority of self-identified conservatives are white, 55 or older and go to church regularly. Only 34 percent of moderate Republicans were 55 or… Read more »

Next Senate Could be Loaded With Conservative Ideologues

If the polls are right – you have every reason to believe that they aren’t – but if they’re right, as many as 12 never-before-seen ultra-conservative Republicans will be in the Senate next year. Ron Brownstein wrote today that if it happens, this will be the biggest class of extremely conservative freshmen Senators we’ve seen… Read more »

Christine O’Donnell Says Evolution is a Myth

In 1998, Delaware’s current Republican senatorial nominee, Christine O’Donnell was on Bill Maher’s Politically Incorrect when she said that evolution is a myth. A bewildered O’Donnell said that if it were real, “why aren’t monkeys still evolving into human beings?” O’Donnell is so sure that evolution is a myth, yet, she doesn’t even have a… Read more »

Christine O’Donnell Claimed Scientists are Creating Mice With Human Brains

On November 16, 2007, Delaware’s GOP Senatorial Nominee Christine O’Donnell was on Bill O’Reilly’s The O’Reilly Factor, when she said that scientists are right now cloning humans with animals to create mice with fully-functioning human brains. The show was about cloning monkeys and O’Donnell is totally against cloning human beings – totally against it, particularly… Read more »

Carl Paladino Says Voters Will ‘Look at my Essence’

I love the Tea Party. It’s the best thing to happen to politics since Barry Goldwater ripped the GOP to shreds over Civil Rights. Carl Paladino won as the Tea Party backed GOP nominee for governor of New York, and he’s mad as hell. “It’s not necessarily anger, it’s an intensity,” Paladino told NY1 last… Read more »