The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week

This is the eleventh installment in our weekly fact-check series “The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week.” For last week’s installment, 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 […]

The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week

This is the eighth installment in our weekly fact-check series “The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week.” For last week’s article, see here. The other remaining articles are linked at the bottom of this page. For those of you who are seeing this for the first time, the idea behind the countdown is to spotlight the dumbest, most […]

The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week

This is the fourth installment in our weekly fact-check series “The 5 Worst Conservative Memes Of The Week.” For previous articles see here and 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 […]

Doctor on Fox News Disgustingly Implies Michelle Obama is Fat, ‘Needs to Drop a Few’ (Video)

On Fox News’ sad and pathetic attempt to pander to women show Outnumbered, the topic of healthier school lunches was being discussed when their “expert doctor” Keith Ablow implied that Michelle Obama shouldn’t be telling anyone else about eating healthy – because she “needs to drop a few.” Between the back and forth of the female co-hosts of […]

Alex Jones Goes Off on Disgusting Sexist Rant About Michelle Obama

I think I’ve made my feelings about Alex Jones pretty clear.  Personally I think he’s nothing more than a bottom-feeding parasite that preys on people suffering from severe mental health issues. Because in my opinion the only way anyone could look at Alex Jones and say to themselves, “You know, he makes a lot of […]

The GOP Backlash Against Mrs. Obama’s School Lunches

A day when right wingers get to poke at a black liberal woman, institute more class warfare, hurt poor kids, and defend their corporate masters is a great day for conservatives. So when Republicans in Congress and rightwing think tanks get to attack FLOTUS Michelle Obama’s Healthy Hunger Free Kids Act (HHFKA) – which sets the […]

Maybe Fox News’ Todd Starnes Has a Creepy Thing for Michelle Obama

Todd Starnes is a radio host for Fox News Radio, a frequent guest for Fox News shows, and a columnist for – you’ll never guess – FoxNews.Com. He’s also a prolific Twitter user and Facebook updater. Like his colleagues, he’s an unapologetic liar, an open misogynist and a barely hidden racist. Oh, and while some […]

Subway Partners With Michelle Obama, Conservatives Lose Their Minds With Hate

This past Thursday, Subway announced they were joining Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign. They posted the following statement to their Facebook page: So proud to team up with the Partnership for a Healthier America and the First Lady’s Let’s Move initiative in our continued effort to offer healthier choices to families and encourage kids to pile on […]

Michelle Obama Says Drinking Water is a Good Thing — Americans Get Outraged

Some things in life are understandably controversial and evoke a wide range of emotions. Religion, taxes, even sports can bring about passionate arguments among average Americans. Drinking water should not be one of these “controversial” topics. But apparently if Michelle Obama endorses it, that immediately makes it controversial. The first lady launched a new campaign […]

In Defense of Heckling, But Not All Hecklers

Heckling-as-protest, like all forms of protest to an extent, is a very confrontational and bold call to change. Of all methods of non-violent protest*, it is one of the most confrontational. That is it’s power, it’s energy and for whatever it’s worth, it’s draw. When one uses heckling for such social reasons, one demands attention […]