Desperate David Vitter Uses Duck Dynasty For Political Redemption

Remember when Duck Dynasty was still a thing? Remember how you couldn’t go into any gas station without seeing their merchandise? Well, here in Louisiana, they’re still kinda sorta a thing – especially if you’re a Republican gubernatorial candidate who is struggling in the polls against a Democrat you’ve repeatedly linked to President Obama. A […]

Louisiana Republican Candidate Elbert Guillory Will Run Campaign Ad With Racial Slur

Elbert Guillory is my state senator and he has announced that he is running for lieutenant governor here in Louisiana. Representing a couple of parishes and the desperately poor and violent city of Opelousas, Elbert Guillory has switched political parties a number of times in order to align his sails with the political winds of the […]

Is David Duke Now Calling The Shots In The Republican Party?

This is the new low that the Republican Party has found itself at, taking the word of a known white supremacist leader over the word of the House Majority Whip, who admitted to speaking to a Klan/white power conference back in 2002. A little over a week ago, my friend Lamar White Jr released his […]

Bobby Jindal Announces Prayer Rally With Radical Religious Conservatives

Hey, any of y’all want to head on down here to Baton Rouge, LA next year and go to a prayer rally led by none other than Piyush “Bobby” Jindal? After all, you’ll be coming during crawfish season and if you’re coming from the west, you can grab a link of tasty pork boudin at […]

Louisiana Republican Elbert Guillory Wants Us To Believe Liberals Are The Real Racists

Few things get me more riled up than blatant, willful ignorance and racism. In the last week or so leading up to the grand jury’s decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson for the death of Michael Brown, the ignorance and racism across the United States came slithering out from the shadows and into the […]

The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week

This is the ninth installment in our weekly fact-check series “The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week.” For the other installments, see 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 conservative memes that are floating around […]

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Hobby Lobby May Have Their Own Presidential Candidate In 2016

I’m going to go ahead and fire up the speculation machine, since almost everyone else in the political blogosphere has been doing that since the day after the 2012 election. Truth be told, there’s not a ton of speculation to be done here; Bobby Jindal has been making his intentions quite obvious by spending so much […]

5 Congressional Races To Watch In The 2014 Mid-Term Elections

While most of the half-hearted attention being given to the 2014 mid-term elections is being given to the Senate, there are still some interesting races that are not getting the coverage that they should outside of state or local news. Since gaining back the House has been mostly written off as an exercise in futility this […]

Did Bobby Jindal Blame Racism On Minorities Not Acting Like White People?

I was really hoping not to have to do this again anytime soon. However, once again, it looks like we have to take some fellow liberals to the woodshed for spreading false information. In case you need to be brought up to speed, we have started a weekly column debunking conservative memes that circulate social media. […]

Louisiana Candidate Promises To Display Ten Commandments At Courthouse For ‘Educational’ Purposes

A little over an hour up Interstate 49 from here in Lafayette lies the town of Pineville, LA on the north bank of the Red River. As the flat rice fields of Acadiana give way to the rolling prairies, extensive pine forests and small hills of central Louisiana, Pineville sits across the river from Alexandria […]