@Eric_Stabb: I think your mistake is assuming the resident trust fund babies at the Heritage foundation used something more scientific than throwing darts at a board to choose their little top ten. That's research to conservatives.posted @ Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 22:54
Once again proving that the phrase "corrupt conservative" is redundant.posted @ Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 08:44
Bet "Catholic" League president Donahue is even more upset at the Pope over this. A lot of his buddies are now unemployed.posted @ Saturday, January 18, 2014 - 02:23
Good news. 400 fewer conservatives pretending to be Christians as cover to bugger little boys.posted @ Saturday, January 18, 2014 - 02:23
It must be all big government's fault, corporations can do no wrong. Every con says so.posted @ Saturday, January 18, 2014 - 02:20
A union is a group of people. A corporation is a separate legal "person". Not the same thing. The individual stockholders are not liable for the actions of the corporation. Educate yourself and learn the difference.posted @ Tuesday, January 14, 2014 - 21:44
What was the con meme about concealed carry permit holders NEVER committing crimes with their guns?posted @ Tuesday, January 14, 2014 - 08:21
Enjoy club fed fat boy. You're going to prison for this garbage.posted @ Friday, January 10, 2014 - 23:54
So Dealcare is even worse than Obamacare. Congrats cons.posted @ Friday, January 10, 2014 - 22:12
Chrissy's "I feel sad" non-apology for his staffs proven political thuggery and Obama's fact-free made-up GOP "scandals" are the same? Holy false equivalency Batman! Just shows that proof doesn't matter to Baggers.posted @ Friday, January 10, 2014 - 21:23
Conservatives will only help the homeless when the homeless can scrape together enough money to bribe them to do so. Meanwhile, they'll be more than happy to shill for trust fund babies like the Koch queens.posted @ Friday, January 10, 2014 - 08:04
@SIGNOFF: What exactly is "their fair share"? Do you have a figure or percentage in mind or are you simply parroting mindless talking points? Do you pay your fair share or do you wish some to pay more so that you can pay less?
How about ending the unjustifiable income tax exemptions for capital gains dividends? Why should trust fund babies pay a lower tax rate than those of us that work for a living? Other than the fact that they can afford to bribe conservative politicians in exchange for tax cuts of course.posted @ Thursday, January 9, 2014 - 22:05
Georgia should look to Oklahoma's conservative government giving the green light to the Ten Commandment monument erected on the steps of their capital because it was financed by private money. Well, Satanists now want their statue of Satan, to be financed by private money, next to the Ten Commandments.
Well, they are both from christian mythology.posted @ Wednesday, January 8, 2014 - 12:42
Any legislator investigated for an ethic violation knows he just has to make a call to Deal and the investigator will be fired. Just like Deal did to the people investigating his money laundering.posted @ Wednesday, January 8, 2014 - 12:38
Typical lazy conservative, she'd rather quit, go home, and live off of Daddy's war bucks than work for the job.posted @ Tuesday, January 7, 2014 - 13:21
My religion says I don't have to obey any laws. Guess that's okay too.posted @ Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 11:07
is this still in the news?
why wasn't this in the news- "Marry girls when they're '15 or 16,' said 'Duck Dynasty' star Phil Robertson"
"They got to where they're getting hard to find, mainly because these boys are waiting 'til they get to be about 20 years old before they marry 'em," Robertson says in a video clip that resurfaced Monday. "Look, you wait 'til they get to be 20 years old, the only picking that's going to take place is your pocket. You got to marry these girls when they are about 15 or 16. They'll pick your ducks."
It was in the news, just not in the ABH for some reason. Not mentioned in this article either. Must not fit the "poor widdle persecuted conservative" theme. They love to play victim.posted @ Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 11:02
Also know that if you are female and your last name doesn't match birth certificate bring marriage license. If you've been married more than once and didn't take maiden name back be prepared to bring all marriage licenses.
That's the conservative version of "less regulation" and "getting big government off your back". Enjoy!posted @ Wednesday, January 1, 2014 - 15:35
They should have just incorporated and contributed to a few politicians. Then they would have gotten away with it scot free with a small fine and a huge bailout just like the Wall Street fraudsters did.posted @ Tuesday, December 31, 2013 - 18:03
You mean conservative education "reform" is just another con to put more tax money into the pockets of corporate America in exchange for bribe checks?
I am shocked, shocked I tell ya! Who would have thought putting a bunch of crooked conservative businessman (pardon the redundancy) in office would result in corruption and fraud?posted @ Tuesday, December 31, 2013 - 04:10
As millions in the society throw away their lives in the pursuit of self gratification, this leaves the door wide open for the disciplined achievers to earn the wealth and influence this country has to offer. While the drunk and stoned sleep it off, the clear minded lay the ground work for companies and inventions. Keep smoking, then wake up in your forties and complain to your progressive Senators and Representatives how the system has been so unfair to you and demand compensation.
Are you really that naive to think that successful people don't drink or smoke pot? Silly, silly boy. You couldn't throw a rock on Wall Street without hitting a cokehead.posted @ Monday, December 30, 2013 - 18:10
[quote][b]Kiss Army[/b] -
It's so good waking up everyday knowing I don't need to drink or smoke pot to make me feel good.
I'd hate to be a teetotaler. Imagine getting up in the morning and knowing that's as good as you're going to feel all day.- Dean Martinposted @ Monday, December 30, 2013 - 17:45
Lucky for Phil what happens in the duck blind stays in the duck blind. Otherwise Duck Dynasty would be called Brokeback Duck Blind.
We saw Deliverance, We know what rednecks like Phil really do on those "huntin' trips" with their "friends".posted @ Friday, December 27, 2013 - 14:46
@Thomas Jefferson Snodgrass: then why don't they make a show about that?
The episode I saw was quite close to a remake of the 3 Stooges. 'Let's blow up the duck stand with dynamite'. You know they're going to use too much...but it's funny anyways.
The 3 Stooges were very smart people as well. Their show was about being beyond dumb. On the one hand, pen an editorial about raising education levels...on the other cheer your residents who've made a mass consumed show about being dumb.
I'm pretty sure most, if not all, of the Duck Guys have college degrees. I know I've heard that the main guy and the crazy uncle do. So they're not dumb. They do a lot of "hicking it up" on their show as the producers request. That "reality show" is VERY scripted,.posted @ Monday, December 23, 2013 - 12:00
@friendlyfire: Go to any grocery store. See those people working there? There would be fewer of them needed if less food is being purchased. SNAP money is purchasing food. Less SNAP = less food purchased. Is that really so hard to understand? Yes, SNAP creates jobs.
You and @Simple Man spouting that nonsense about corporate welfare creating jobs is insane. Jobs are created out of a need to satisfy a demand. Period. Take a macro econ class guys. This conservative claim that "if only we gift more money on corporations and the wealthy though tax cuts and cash handouts they could create the jobs they always wanted to" is such fact free nonsense it's incredible that anyone could be so dim that they would believe it.posted @ Saturday, December 14, 2013 - 17:37
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