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What the Shirley Sherrod Saga Says About America

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

What happened to Shirley Sherrod is an embarrassing reminder of the racial dysfunction in America today and how politics continues to play a critical role in this ugliness.

Michael Steele's Latest Big Idea: Hire Paul the Soccer Octopus

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brian Ross

Embattled G.O.P. chairman Michael Steele is reaching out to a slimy German political consultant to save his job and bring the Republicans victory in the fall: Paul, the soccer octopus.

Tarballs and Tainted History

Rachel Farris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rachel Farris

Education is quickly draining out of Texas classrooms, and as the oil spill made its way onto Texas beaches this weekend, word of the brain-drain that is our State Board of Education has most certainly gotten out.

Lieberman Suggests Beheading of Terrorists

Mark Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Mark Green

When spending $3 trillion dollars, invading two Muslim countries and imprisoning kidnapped innocents in black sites isn't enough, what can the Liebermans, McCains, Giulianis and Pete Kings say?

Private Faith in Public Life

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

We really need to stop this ridiculous argument about being a Christian nation. If there should be any doubt, let us listen to the founding fathers themselves.

Will the Sound and Fury of the Tea Party Movement Translate Into Votes?

Mario Almonte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mario Almonte

With Tea Party groups around the country actively sizing up candidates and picking sides, come November, we may finally discover whether the movement is the new voice of America, or just the squeaky wheel getting the grease.

Chely Wright Comes Out, as a ... Thinker

Chris Willman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Chris Willman

Has the "don't ask, don't tell" generation made enough of a shift into the "don't ask, but telling is okay" future for Wright to continue to enjoy the full acceptance of the armed forces and their families?

Warning to Washington: Hands Off Our Oil Spill

Sandy Goodman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Sandy Goodman

My solution is simple. Keep Uncle Sam's big, ugly hands off our oil spill. As Reagan once said: "The nine most terrifying words in the English language are 'I'm from the government and I'm here to help'." Don't let them.

CNN Ratings: April is the Cruelest Month

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Reese Schonfeld

I think CNN is at risk of becoming a bad joke.

Samuel J. Wurzelbacher, Joe the Plumber: Fighting for the American Dream (Austin, Texas: PearlGate Publishing 2008) 192 pp.

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Joseph A. Palermo

Wurzelbacher's deep understanding of the intellectual umbilical cords of modern conservatism is why Mike Gallagher and Sean Hannity have offered their high praise of his work.

This Jew Says 'Sorry Sarah, America is Not a "Christian" Nation

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

Sarah Palin apparently hasn't heard of Separation of Church and State.

Dangerous Right Wing Rhetoric: There Will Be Blood

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

It's a shame that not one legit Republican in power is willing to publicly condemn the dangerous rhetoric. But why should they, I guess. They hope to benefit by it come November.

Megyn Kelly On Howard Stern: I'd Have Sex With Bill O'Reilly, Kill Glenn Beck

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Megyn Kelly has been on a media blitz this week, appearing in Variety and sitting down for interviews with Howard Stern and the ladies of "The View." ...

Rumors On Tax Day: Tea Parties, Elena Kagan, and Financial Reform

Ted Johnson, Maegan Carberry, Teresa Valdez Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ted Johnson, Maegan Carberry, Teresa Valdez Klein

Yesterday was April 15, Tax Day: Did you pay your taxes? If not, Obama's coming for you, or so the Tea Party wants you to believe! In today's Wilshire...

Fox News Pulls Sean Hannity From Tea Party Rally

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Fox News has pulled Sean Hannity from his starring role in a tea party rally just one week after Rupert Murdoch said the network should not be support...

Want to "be a part of" Fox's "studio audience?" Pay $20 to tea party

Eric Hananoki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Eric Hananoki

If you want to attend a taping of the Fox News program Hannity today, you'll have to pay the Cincinnati Tea Party $5 to $100. Going beyond just promo...

Thank You Sarah Palin!

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

Somehow, somewhere, someone ordained Palin the new head of the GOP and deluded themselves into believing that who and what she touches today will mystically turn into November 2nd gold. Truth is, it'll be just the opposite.

A Good START: Reducing the Idolatry of Nuclear Weapons

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Wallis

Earlier this week, the United States declared for the first time will not use nuclear weapons against countries that are in compliance with the Nonproliferation Treaty.

Southern Republican Leadership Conference Kicks Off In New Orleans

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Conservative superstars from around country are descending on New Orleans for the annual Southern Republican Leadership Conference -- a four day event...

Sean Hannity Looks Comfortable Among His Peers (PHOTO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Occasionally life works out just the way you want it to. Sometimes it's catching the train just as you walk through the turnstiles. Sometimes it's get...

Palin, Bachmann On Hannity: Palin Blasts Obama Nuclear Strategy, Defends Michael Steele, Talks 2012 Election (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin joined a campaign rally for Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) in Minneapolis on Wednesday. As reported earlier in the Huffington Post: Palin c...

Is This Any Way to Run a Pop Stand?

Hoyt Hilsman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Hoyt Hilsman

Imagine an organization of two warring factions. The two spend most of their time vilifying each other, and defeating their opponents' plans. This nightmare is none other than the US Congress.

Alan Grayson Faces the Limbaugh Onslaught ... Again

Howie Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Howie Klein

It came as no surprise to anyone when Limbaugh launched into another childish tirade against Congressman Grayson, the member of Congress the extreme right fears most.

Take It Down A Notch, GOP

Susan J. Demas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Susan J. Demas

There is a suffocating, sweltering mood brewing in our country, like that of the anxious early 1960s; one that has gained safe haven in the Republican Party.

Outrage Is All the Rage

Michael Sigman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael Sigman

Sometimes you have to respond to lies -- think Obama and the birthers. But in most cases, the more rewarding path is simple, though far from easy: Let it be.