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The President’s Address on Syria

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Our old friend and Ron/Rand Paul supporter Allan Bartlett chimed in yesterday in our comments section to suggest the entire Syria situation made President Obama look like an idiot.  Odd coming from someone who loves every utterance from the mouth of Senator Paul who PolitiFact and FactCheck regularly give bad grades to for truth and…

“The Jersey Comeback” gets the Bronx Cheer

Tonight’s GOP Convention keynoter is New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, a conservative many in the Republican Party had hoped would run for president instead of Mitt Romney.  Fox News and other conservative media hype Christie’s budget-cutting Jersey’s budget back to fiscal health, yet Princeton economics professor and NY Times columnist Paul Krugman shows that Christie’s…

Death Panel Myth Returns! Just in time for Christmas

It seems that once the right-wing noise machine realized that they would be unable to stop health care reform legislation in the Senate they reverted to PolitiFacts Lie of the Year, Death Panels, to scare the hell out of people; just in time for Christmas. Palin, Morris, Limbaugh, and Bachmann all jumped on the wagon.