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    SPOILERS: On Storytelling and Game of Thrones

    SPOILERS: On Storytelling and Game of Thrones

    Bringing people back to life is nothing new in fiction. If you are a fan of comic books, you know it’s practically a right of passage in the world of superheroes. Often, it seems like the decision to revive a dead character is a last moment decision born from regret about letting the character die in the first place. For instance, DC Comics killed Superman | Read More »

    Caitlyn Jenner Slips Penis into Trump’s Tower (VIDEO)

    Caitlyn Jenner Slips Penis into Trump's Tower (VIDEO)

    Caitlyn Jenner, who the national media can’t decide if they like or not, decided earlier today to test Donald Trump’s recent comment that Jenner was free to use any bathroom in Trump Tower. Via Politico: Jenner walks into Trump’s facility, asks for directions to the restroom and bypasses the men’s bathroom en route to the women’s restroom. “M, not anymore,” she says, referring to the | Read More »

    WATCH: Oliver Stone Reimagines Edward Snowden as Jason Bourne

    WATCH: Oliver Stone Reimagines Edward Snowden as Jason Bourne

    Oliver Stone is known for highly charged thrillers based on real world events. And by based on I mean “completely divorced from actual events for maximum narrative building.” Now he’s taken on the story of uber-nerd, Edward Snowden, who bravely sold out American interests and fled to Russia, occasionally making awkward Skype appearances from what I assume is a snowed in bunker somewhere in Siberia. | Read More »

    VIDEO: Incredible That All of This From Bernie is Real

    VIDEO: Incredible That All of This From Bernie is Real

    Bernie Sanders is not just running for president. He is running to be America’s sugar daddy. It’s no secret he’s a socialist. Boy is it no secret. If this video from HeatStreet doesn’t make clear to America just how far into the debt rabbit hole we would go with Bernie Sanders, we may as well elect Donald Trump to the Oval Office because clearly there’s | Read More »

    Super Duper Tuesday Open Thread

    Super Duper Tuesday Open Thread

    Will Trump push Cruz out of the running for good? Will Kasich rip his skin off and reveal that he is the Dark Lord of the Sith? Will our future be in more peril than ever before? At least one of those things is bound to happen, in keeping with the prophecy. Or maybe not. Chime in below to talk about how awful life will | Read More »

    Single Fathers Must Be Allowed In Women’s Bathrooms

    Single Fathers Must Be Allowed In Women's Bathrooms

    It will cause uproars from ladies that are already in the bathroom, or worse, the locker room. In some situations, you will undoubtedly be around women at moments that are intended to be private. If you go into a locker room for instance, you may inadvertently see or be near an undressed female who is abhorred by your presence. But this is a necessary step | Read More »

    Trump Incorrectly Interprets His “Favorite Bible Verse” (AUDIO)

    Trump Incorrectly Interprets His "Favorite Bible Verse" (AUDIO)

    After telling everyone his thoughts on “Two Corinthians” and declaring that no one reads the Bible as much as he does, Republican front-runner Donald Trump continues to show the intellectual fruits of taking seminary classes at Trump University. Here’s the latest incoherent theological musings of The Donald via Andrew Kaczynski at Buzzfeed who pulled the clip from Bob Lonsberry’s show on WHAM 1180AM. Keep in mind, | Read More »

    You Won’t Be Shocked Why This Trump Advisor Isn’t Voting for Him (VIDEO)

    You Won't Be Shocked Why This Trump Advisor Isn't Voting for Him (VIDEO)

    Today on CNN, Michael Cohen, a big booster of Donald Trump, revealed to hosts John Berman and Kate Bolduan that he, much like Trump’s own children, will not be allowed to vote for Donald in the New York primaries. You see, much like so many other people around Donald, Cohen is a registered Democrat. Check it out: Oh, and Free Beacon notes that Cohen is also the special counsel | Read More »

    ESCALATION: Ted Cruz Calls Out Drudge Report As Trump Propaganda

    ESCALATION: Ted Cruz Calls Out Drudge Report As Trump Propaganda

    Forget Breitbart, Cruz is now going for the top dog: Drudge. From whom Breitbart gets the hits that pay their bills.” Buzzfeed provides the transcript of the exchange that took place on the Mike Slater show Monday where Cruz lets his feelings about the media king become known. “Drudge Report over the years has done a good job highlighting the excesses of the left and | Read More »

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    CIA: Shut up, Donald.

    CIA: Shut up, Donald.

    Donald Trump is not having a great week. A great month really. His biggest issues seem to stem around the fact that he has absolutely no understanding of the nomination process and the rules involved. But this rule problem goes well beyond the primaries. He is also fairly unaware of the rules regarding the job he’s applying for. It’s already been pointed out several times | Read More »

    How early will Trump cronyism start? How about now?

    How early will Trump cronyism start? How about now?

    Check this out… Trump, Mr. “I’m Going To Shake Up Washington, But Not Really Because I Like Cutting Deals” apparently is already meeting with big cronies who are keen to advance their problematic agendas in the next Congress. Via Politico’s Morning Transportation: A4A JOINS CONFAB WITH TRUMP: Airlines for America’s Nick Calio was among a number of representatives of interest groups who met in private with Donald | Read More »

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    VIDEO: Ann Coulter Warns Against “Latin-American Rape Culture”

    VIDEO: Ann Coulter Warns Against "Latin-American Rape Culture"

    You may recall that when Donald Trump announced he was officially running of president, he took a lot of heat for his comments on rapists coming from south of the border. “When Mexico sends its people, they’re not sending the best. They’re not sending you, they’re sending people that have lots of problems and they’re bringing those problems. They’re bringing drugs, they’re bringing crime. They’re rapists | Read More »

    CNN Republican Presidential Town Hall Starts Now

    CNN Republican Presidential Town Hall Starts Now

    Between wife-gate, grab-gate, and for some reason, Kasich’s persistent existence, there could be a lot of tough questions tonight from Anderson Cooper.  Consider this an open thread.  

    Obama Requests More Money for Horny Rats

    Obama Requests More Money for Horny Rats

    I recently wrote this post about the NIH, aided by Rep. Tom Cole and other Republicans, blowing great wads of your tax dollars (and mine!) on studies to “determine” that male rats like ejaculating, and to “learn” that monkeys on cocaine behave like… everyone else on cocaine. If you thought that was cool and awesome, though, just wait for what President Obama and the NIH have | Read More »

    Does Iowa Establishment Want Revenge on Rep. Steve King for Endorsing Ted Cruz?

    Does Iowa Establishment Want Revenge on Rep. Steve King for Endorsing Ted Cruz?

    Remember how, in the run-up to Iowa’s caucuses, Rep. Steve King of Iowa endorsed Sen. Ted Cruz, anti-ethanol mandate crusader? And remember how in the run up to the caucuses, Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad, his son– ethanol’s #1 paid cheerleader– and a host of other establishment types were signaling that they’d rather Donald Trump win than Cruz because of their desire to maintain regulatory subsidies | Read More »