The FBI raided several Christian militia groups over the weekend. As many as 7 have been arrested. The investigation centers on a group calling itself “Hutaree“. Some hilarity brewing on their message boards < Warning! Click this link at your own discretion. Extremely NSFW and you’ll likely be offended. Apparently nobody is around to moderate! (You’ve been warned)
I looked into the group back when Homeland Security put out a report (pdf link) on the rise in militia groups to see what might be happening in Ohio. They struck me as hobbyist military wannabe types at […]Full Story... →
So much goodness in this NYT article I really don’t know where to start. Here’s one:
When Tom Grimes lost his job as a financial consultant 15 months ago, he called his congressman, a Democrat, for help getting government health care. Then he found a new full-time occupation: Tea Party activist.
…Mr. Grimes, who receives Social Security, has filled the back seat of his Mercury Grand Marquis with the literature of the movement, including Glenn Beck?s ?Arguing With Idiots? and Frederic Bastiat?s ?The Law,? which denounces public benefits as ?false philanthropy.?
?If you quit giving people that stuff, […]Full Story... →
To spit or not to spit version. Let’s add it up. So far we have 3 claims made by Dems during the recent HCR vote that righties wanted validated with video evidence before they’d believe they could have possibly happened. They are:
1. That Barney Frank was called a gay slur by a teabagger [Check]
2. That John Lewis was called a racial slur by a teabagger
3. That Emanuel Cleaver was spit upon [Check]
The following video is much better than the :23 and :48 first purported to show that none of the above happened. At 1:20 […]Full Story... →