Brown: Fight Against Equality is the Real Civil Rights Movement

Brian Brown of the National Organization for Marriage is a beleaguered man. He’s losing the fight that he has dedicated his entire life to for the last decade and I suspect he knows it, even if he pretends there’s still hope for fundraising purposes. Which explains why his rhetoric is getting even more disconnected from reality over time:
[Read more…]

WND and the ‘Migrant Gravy Train’

The White House announced a strategic action plan to help get immigrants integrated into local communities. The plan includes ways to help them learn English, build job skills and other considerations that can only be seen as healthy. Unless you’re a right wing xenophobe, of course. Then it’s a “secret” plan to “transform America” by bringing dirty foreigners here. Xenophobes like, say, Leo Hohmann of the Worldnetdaily, who objects to the “migrant gravy train.”
[Read more…]

Woman Texts During National Anthem, Right Wing Loses Mind

This weekend was the annual White House Correspondent’s Dinner, or “nerd prom” as they sometimes call it in DC, and Tucker Carlson’s Daily Caller knows that the big story of the night was a woman who was texting on her phone while the band played the national anthem, thus “outraging America.”
[Read more…]

Surprise, Farah is Clueless About Transgenderism

I didn’t watch the Bruce Jenner interview on Friday, nor do I really care to, but I do recognize that it might be a watershed moment for helping Americans begin to understand transgenderism in the way that Ellen coming out did the same for gay people. Joseph Farah, predictably, clutches his pearls and blathers ignorantly.
[Read more…]

‘Patriots’ Violate Flag Code to Protest Flag ‘Desecration’

A few hundred hyper-emotional uber-patriots descended on Valdosta State University to sing Lee Greenwood and show the world how very much they care about a piece of colored cloth and how little they care for the freedom it allegedly represents. Punchline: A lot of them violated the U.S. Flag Code while doing so.
[Read more…]