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912 March on Washington

Republicans: A Fairy Tale

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert J. Elisberg

Once upon a time, Republicans just loved America. Now, we get conservatives in the streets protesting, turning to the TV cameras in tears, asking what has happened to the America they knew.

Jason Linkins

House Republicans Commemorate 9/12 March With House Resolution

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Have you forgotten, America, about that time Fox News brought 70,000 people to Washington, DC on September 12, 2009, to "bury Obamacare with Kennedy",...

Today's National Poortrait: Glenn Beck's 9/12 Project

Lee Camp | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Lee Camp

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Danny Shea

Fox News Producer Caught Rallying 9/12 Protest Crowd In Behind-The-Scenes Video

HuffingtonPost.com | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A Fox News Channel producer has been caught in a behind-the-scenes video rallying the crowd during last weekend's 9/12 protest in Washington. The Huf...

Paglia: 'Birthers' Aren't Racist, And They Have A Point

washingtonindependent.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Camille Paglia, the lone Salon.com columnist who can count on her ramblings getting regular links from The Drudge Report, appeared on NPR's "On Point"...

Glenn Beck: The Loon King

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Robert J. Elisberg

It is a physical hazard watching the Glenn Beck program because you risk rolling your eyes so hard that it could cause ocular injury. Whiplash cases have increased 11 percent.

The GOP Is Too Crazy To Be Racist

John R. Bohrer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John R. Bohrer

The color of the President's skin does not matter to the lunatics dictating the direction of the Republican Party. I mean, it matters in that it's icing on the cake -- but they were baking regardless of all that.

Glenn Bleck's Diploma from University I Don't Remember

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
John Wellington Ennis

Here is some official-looking accreditation that shows that Glenn Beck's figures for the attendance of his 9/12 D.C. march are more official.

The 9/12 D.C. Cattle Drive

Ian Gurvitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Ian Gurvitz

The protesters demanded their right as hard-working Americans to be dropped by their insurance companies when they get sick, and gouged by pharmaceutical companies for the Diabetes drugs they'll soon need.

Glenn Beck Awarded Honorary Doctorate From University Of I Don't Remember

Lee Stranahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Lee Stranahan

Not much was known about the University. What is clear is that the University is responsible for much of the research data that the modern Republican party user.

You Think the Right Wing Is Mad Now? We Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet

Miguel Guadalupe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miguel Guadalupe

The right wing has played their hand early in the "change game." By pulling out most of the stops against health care, we now have an idea of how they will attack immigration reform.

"Get the Government Out of My Social Security!" Inside the 9.12 Teabagger Rally

Max Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Max Blumenthal

2009-09-14-blumenthal_912_fp.jpgWhile Fox News cameras covering the so-called 9.12 Project on the National Mall lurched away from signs morphing President Barack Obama's face into Adolph Hitler's, I zoomed in.

An Honest Display of Lying

B. Jeffrey Madoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
B. Jeffrey Madoff

What's the point of having a discussion with someone when you already know the outcome? "So, what did you think of your boy Obama's speech the other night?" I was asked on the train.

912 March: The Tea Party Movement Is the New Religious Right

Adele Stan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Adele Stan

Marching has long been the province of the left. But the election of the nation's first African-American president, a moderate liberal, in a time of economic crisis, yielded right-wing leaders the gold of backlash.

Glenn Beck's Crazy 9/12 Tea Party Had Nothing to do With 9/11

Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Rachel Sklar

Beck wants this country to return to the values it held on 9/12/2001. As someone who was in New York on 9/11 (and 9/12) I remember those values being terror and a profound grief.

Fun With Teabaggers: If They Can Protest, Tell Them to Thank Big Government

Dan Manatt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dan Manatt

Everytime I see a Teabagger on the sidewalk with a "No Big Government" sign, I've been walking up to them and saying, "Get off the sidewalk -- it was paid for big government and taxpayer money!"

Joe Wilson and the 9/12 March: The Week That Decency Died?

John R. Bohrer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John R. Bohrer

The 9/12 protests are extensions of the 'sore loser' rallies, and they're one hundred percent partisan. That is why their attempts to wrap themselves in the tragedy of 9/11 is so wrong.

Liveblogging Glenn Beck's 9-12 D.C. Parade Signage

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
John Wellington Ennis

Glenn Beck's army of xenophobic zombies have taken to the streets of D.C. to protest everything that has happened since the black guy became president.

Tea Party Washington D.C. PHOTOS: Conservative Protesters Rally Against Big Government

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOS FROM TODAY'S RALLY (AP) WASHINGTON — Tens of thousands of people marched to the U.S. Capitol on Saturday, carrying signs...

The September 12 March Against Sanity

Jim David | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim David

Isn't it ironic the September 12 protesters stayed quietly at home while the Republicans were in power, doing the very things they accuse Obama of, with much less finesse?

Tea Party March 9/12: Reform Opponents Move On Washington

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE 9/11: Tea Party people have descended on Capitol Hill for this weekend's march. On Thursday they held a "Freedom Summit" attended by a number o...