Fact Checkers Rip Apart Trump’s Fictional and Divisive State of the Union Speech

In what I’m sure is a surprise to nobody who’s paid attention to Donald Trump over the last few years, his first big official State of the Union Speech was a divisive, fictional narrative from a man who lies so often it would actually be more noteworthy to report when he tells the truth about […]

There’s One Thing That Everybody Should Pay Attention To After Trump’s SOTU Speech

While I usually enjoy the annual State of the Union Speech (though I won’t be watching this year’s debacle), for the most part they’re more symbolic than anything else. It’s a president standing in front of Congress reading a long speech mostly written by other people meant to tout their accomplishments of the past year […]

5 Reasons Why Watching Donald Trump’s State of the Union Speech is Pointless

With Donald Trump set to deliver his first “official” State of the Union speech, understandably much of the nation is going to be tuned in tomorrow night to hear what his handlers wrote for him to say. I’m here to tell folks why this year, you can probably skip watching the event. Under normal circumstances […]

Fact-Checking Site Proves Just How Good President Obama Has Been for America

Following his annual State of the Union speech, many Republicans have been quite critical of the supposed “arrogance” President Obama displayed while giving his address. Then again, what’s new? Republicans have been trying to paint the president as arrogant and “out of touch” for years. But like with all recent¬†SOTU speeches, fact-checking organizations usually work […]

Jon Stewart Hammers Ridiculous Tea Party Responses to President Obama’s SOTU Speech (Video)

If you haven’t heard, President Obama recently delivered the nation’s annual State of the Union speech. And while the speech itself was nothing special (they rarely ever are), one of the most entertaining parts of the evening is watching the Republican response to whatever he said during his address. This year Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) […]

Republicans Whine Like Petulant Children After President Obama’s State of the Union Quip

While I’m not someone who gets overly excited when it’s time for the annual State of the Union speech (it’s essentially pointless most years), I do enjoy watching how members of Congress react differently to various things the president says during his speech. And this year’s speech was no different. The look on John Boehner’s […]

The White House Hilariously Trolls Fox News At Press Luncheon (Video)

I’ve often said that if I were President Obama, and given the fact that I would spend the last two years of my presidency dealing with a Republican-held Congress, I’d spend those last two years trolling the ever-loving shit out of both the GOP and conservative media. Perhaps President Obama or at least some of […]

#Breadbags And Bootstraps: Joni Ernst Insults Our Intelligence In Her State of the Union Rebuttal

Republican first-term senator Joni Ernst was picked by the GOP to deliver their rebuttal to President Obama’s State of the Union Tuesday evening. Senator Ernst was relatively quiet before, and during, the State of the Union, something many of us wish could be said of Rep. Steve King, also from Ernst’s home state of Iowa. […]

Summarizing the State of the Union: President Obama is Simply More Intelligent Than the GOP

Look, I’m not going to bore you with some vanilla play-by-play breakdown of what the State of the Union speech was all about. If you didn’t watch it, chances are you’ve run across countless other articles that will give you that basic rundown. Heck, with technology today, you didn’t even have to wait till tonight […]

Are Republicans Planning To Cancel President Obama’s State Of The Union Address?

A story posted on December 6th has been circulating Facebook and elsewhere on the Internet that claims Republicans are planning to cancel President Obama’s State of the Union address next year.¬†While some Republicans would probably like to do it out of spite, this claim is little more than an exaggeration, wrapped in hyperbole and designed […]