The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week – Texas Edition

This is the tenth installment in our weekly fact-check series “The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week.” For last week’s article, see here. You can also find the remaining articles here. For those of you who are seeing this for the first time, the idea behind the countdown is to spotlight the dumbest, most absurd, or downright horrible […]

Disabled Wendy Davis Supporter Blasts Greg Abbott Campaign For Calling Disabled Speakers “Props”

Greg Abbott’s gubernatorial campaign recently reacted with outrage to an ad from Wendy Davis’s campaign that explained how he was a hypocrite when it came to disabilities. Conservative websites and even some liberal ones like Mother Jones blasted Wendy Davis for the ad, claiming that Greg Abbott’s disability was off-limits for political discussion. This is […]

Greg Abbott Writes Completely Ridiculous Argument Against Marriage Equality

Sometimes I think conservative Republicans, especially those from Texas, couldn’t do anything else that would surprise me. After all, this is the state that gave us George W. Bush, Rick Perry, Ted Cruz, Louie Gohmert, and Steve Stockman. Remember Stockman and Gohmert, the two members of the House that make Michele Bachmann look like a […]

Glenn Beck Is Now Receiving Threats From The Right-Wing

Glenn Beck is not one of the people we should normally give the time of day to, as I have previously stated in my article “5 People Conservatives Need To Stop Paying Attention To.” Beck, like many other conservative pundits, makes his living by saying inflammatory things designed to piss off people on the left. […]

Dallas Sports Anchor Dale Hansen Delivers A Profound Message On Equality

As many of you know, I hate Upworthy-style headlines like “This Little Girl DESTROYS Every Republican Talking Point In 30 Seconds!” or “A 16-Year-Old Explains Why Everything You Thought You Knew About Beauty May Be Wrong. With Math.” Why? It’s not that I’m some crotchety old man stuck in a 30-year-old body, it’s because when EVERY […]

Battleground Texas: How Rick Perry Could Be Their Last Republican Governor

The battle for Texas will likely be the Gettysburg of our current political war between left and right. It’s no secret that even before Wendy Davis made her historic stance against some of the most anti-choice legislation in the nation, that this is where the battle would be held. Yes, this seems very odd since […]