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WATCH: American History According To Michele Bachmann

Posted 08.29.2011 | Comedy

Maybe we're just not getting Michele Bachmann. When she confuses the founding fathers for people who did NOT own slaves, and confuses John Wayne for J...

Tom Petty To Michele Bachmann: Stop Playing 'American Girl'

Posted 08.28.2011 | Politics

Renowned rocker Tom Petty hit Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann with a cease-and-desist letter Monday following the congresswoman's d...

Bachmann Announces Candidacy -- Explains Gaffes

Mark Steinberg | Posted 08.28.2011 | Comedy
Mark Steinberg

"I know that millions of reporters in this country and in Hawaii have claimed that I make a lot of factual mistakes. Well, here and now I want to look the American people right in the eye and give them the facts."

Bachmann Rising, Palin Fading?

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.27.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The problem for Palin is that both she and Bachmann are favorites of an almost-identical slice of the Republican electorate. Which creates somewhat of a zero-sum game between the two: as one gains support, the other is bound to lose support.

Poll Has Good News For Michele Bachmann, Mitt Romney In Key Primary State

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.26.2011 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- A new Iowa Poll shows national Republican presidential frontrunner Mitt Romney and Tea Party favorite Michele Bachmann leadin...

Romney And Bachmann Lead In Iowa, Poll Shows

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.25.2011 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- A new Iowa Poll shows national Republican presidential frontrunner Mitt Romney and Tea Party favorite Michele Bachmann leadin...

Take Back America?

Edward Flattau | Posted 08.24.2011 | Politics
Edward Flattau

The Tea Party's faux patriotic superiority is an offensive blot on democracy. No American has a prima facie monopoly on patriotism because of a particular political view.

Should a Future President Michele Bachmann Be Free to Bomb Mexico?

Michael Kieschnick | Posted 08.20.2011 | Politics
Michael Kieschnick

American presidents care very much about being able to wage war without asking permission. And they do just that with great regularity to the dismay of much the rest of the world.

Why I'm Calling It *Gulp* for Michele Bachmann

Joe Cutbirth | Posted 08.14.2011 | Politics
Joe Cutbirth

Bachmann's biggest job right now is to convince political insiders who know her as a bomb thrower that she is more than a "movement candidate." If she is serious, she can't be the GOP's Dennis Kucinich.

Michele Bachmann Taps High-Profile Strategist To Run Prospective Presidential Campaign

CBS News | Jan Crawford | Posted 08.06.2011 | Politics

As she prepares to enter the race in Iowa later this month, Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann has signed on high-profile political strategist E...

Obama Reconsidering Second Run

Mark Steinberg | Posted 07.29.2011 | Comedy
Mark Steinberg

At a press conference today, President Barack Obama shocked reporters when he said he might not run for a second term because he lacks fire in the bel...

WATCH: Stewart Mocks Bachmann, Gingrich & Cain

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 05.31.2011 | Comedy

Jon Stewart took a break from the subject of Libya Wednesday night to offer some more insight on the 2012 presidential election. The "Indecision 2012"...

Bachmann, Weiner Trade Jabs On Spending

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) and Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) exchanged barbs Wednesday during a heated debate about spending on Fox News. As could b...

Bachmann Claims To Have Made 'Outrageous' Discovery

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.), one of the most fervent opponents of the health care reform overhaul passed into law last year, released a new inform...

Bachmann Donations Questioned By The FEC

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The fundraising prowess of Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) is being called into question this week, as Roll Call reports that the FEC is asking her c...

GOP's Simple Strategy For Dealing With Michele Bachmann

rollcall.com | February 2, 2011 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

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Michele Bachmann: 'Naked Pictures' Of Me Could Show Up On Internet After Full-Body Scan

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) recently announced her opposition to the federal Transportation Security Administration's full-body scanners due to wo...

The Joe Cool Comeback Rally: Inside Barack Obama's Call to Charm

James Campion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Campion

This has been a rough twelve months for the president. But in defeat, he has registered a certified victory, unfurling a humbled exterior that was absent in his first two years in office.

Tim Pawlenty: Michele Bachmann Would Be 'A Strong Candidate' For President

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty (R) isn't scared of the home-state competition that a potential presidential run from GOP Rep. Michele Bachmann cou...

Friday Talking Points [153] -- SOTU-palooza

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The past week in politics was, quite obviously, dominated by President Obama's "State Of The Union" speech to Congress. For those of you who may have...

WATCH: Lizz Winstead's Rebuttal To Bachmann, Ryan & Obama

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

You'd think between their two rebuttals to President Obama's State Of The Union speech, that either Michele Bachmann or Paul Ryan would have come up w...

Friday Talking Points [152] -- A Palin-Free Month?

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

With some regularity, this column excoriates the mainstream news media for all sorts of continued idiocy in the way it conducts its business. But eve...

Food: We Can't Live With It, but We Can Live Without It

Mark Steinberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mark Steinberg

The problem with Marjorie's scrambled eggs was that they didn't smile like my mom's eggs. They seemed pale, like they'd had a bad night out. They looked like their estimated taxes were due.

Michele Bachmann: We Need To 'Repeal President Obama In 2012' (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) added some fuel to rumors that she might be mulling a run for president in 2012 this week, saying that she planned to ...

Roy Sekoff: Bachmann Presidential Bid About Celebrity, Not Politics

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Huff TV

HuffPost Editor Roy Sekoff visited The Ed Show Thursday to discuss Michele Bachmann's potential 2012 presidential run. His conclusion? It has more to ...