43% Of Republicans Say They Could Support A Military Overthrow Of The United States Government

Remember the freakout earlier this summer over the Jade Helm military training operation? Remember how a number of politicians, all Republicans, pandered to the paranoid fringe that believed President Obama was finally going to unleash the United Nations forces on the Christian gun owners of America and send them to FEMA concentration camps? Right-wing conspiracy […]

GOP Rep. Louie Gohmert’s Weird Fantasy About An Island Of Gay People Has Me Puzzled

Texas congressman Louie Gohmert is one of the greatest – and most under-appreciated – accidental contributors to political comedy. While The Daily Show and others focus on the countless ridiculous comments made by Republican presidential candidates and other high-ranking conservatives, Louie Gohmert tends to slip under the radar with some of the weird things he […]

Bobby Jindal Wants To Shut Down The Supreme Court After Marriage Equality Ruling

If you’re a right-wing conservative, today capped off what was a very, very bad week for you. You know what? I kind of feel sorry for you. It must be hard taking so many legal body blows in such a short period, especially for those of you who thought god was on your side. The […]

Glenn Beck Compares Himself To Martin Luther King For Fighting Marriage Equality (Video)

Last week, Glenn Beck proudly proclaimed that there were at least 10,000 members of his “Black Robe Regiment” who were willing to die resisting the government over marriage equality. Now, before we go further, who in their right mind decides that the thought of two men or two women having the same rights as they […]

Glenn Beck Warns That 10,000 Pastors Are Willing To Die Opposing Marriage Equality

To hear them tell it, you’d think that folks likes Glenn Beck or Mike Huckabee or others who cry wolf on a daily basis are going to be rounded up and tossed into prison any moment now. With the impending Supreme Court decision that is expected to make marriage equality the law of the land […]

Mike Huckabee Warns That Legalizing Gay Marriage Will Turn Christians Into Criminals

The long war by the religious right against gay marriage is nearly over and they’ve lost, even though many right-wing conservatives have failed to realize the inevitable tide of progress can no longer be held back. Ahead of this month’s expected ruling from the Supreme Court that will wipe out the remaining laws against gay […]

How Gay Marriage Could Cost Republicans The White House In 2016

From front-runners like Jeb Bush to not-a-chance-in-hell contenders like Rick “Frothy” Santorum or Bobby Jindal, every single potential Republican presidential candidate (with the possible exception of Rand Paul) has made opposition to gay marriage part of their platform. While there’s a divide between the hardcore social conservatives like Huckabee and those who strive to portray […]

The Texas GOP Is Preparing To Fight The Federal Government On Gay Marriage

While many states are grudgingly joining the 21st century on the issue of gay marriage, others states like Alabama and Texas are going all in and thumbing their noses at the federal government. The Supreme Court is widely expected to hand down a ruling next month which will likely sweep aside all remaining laws across […]

The Republican Party: Where Gay Marriage is Apparently Worse than Murder, Genocide and Slavery

Religious fundamentalists are easily some of the biggest hypocrites walking among us. These are people who claim to be extremely devout to their faith (whatever their faith might be) but at the end of the day, they’re still picking and choosing which “rules” they want to follow. There’s not a single conservative “Christian” in this […]

California Lawyer Matt McLaughlin Introduces “Kill the Gays” Ballot Initiative

A California lawyer has devised an initiative titled “The Sodomite Suppression Act.” Yes, this isn’t something from The Onion or National Report, this is a very real ballot initiative designed by someone who is both nutty and probably thinks more about making sexy time more than members of the gay community do. The language of […]