The Awkward Moment When the Tea Party Realizes They’ve Been Pawns

Remember when the Tea Party first came out? Remember the signs? Remember how easy it was to accuse them of reactionary racism? And remember what Tea Party folks were saying in their defense? I’m sure many of them were genuine, and may not have wanted to associate with some of their own racist founders (like […]

Governor Christie Calls Rand Paul “Childish,” Paul Says They Should “Kiss and Make Up”

In what’s becoming a classic war of words between two prominent Republicans, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and Kentucky Senator Rand Paul continue to go back and forth. Though it’s clear, Christie has gotten the better of Paul—and Paul seems well aware of that. Looking to end the “feud” with Christie, Paul said that he […]