motherjones:

This tweet just in from Missouri Republican Senate candidate Todd Akin’s spokesman. Apparently his campaign is doubling down on the calling-your-opponent-who-just-happens-to-be-a-woman-and-a-sitting-United-States-senator-a-dog thing.

I’m less offended that Akin’s camp posited the whole McCaskill/dog scenario than I am that anybody over the age of 8 thought “bullshitsu” was funny or clever.

motherjones:

This tweet just in from Missouri Republican Senate candidate Todd Akin’s spokesman. Apparently his campaign is doubling down on the calling-your-opponent-who-just-happens-to-be-a-woman-and-a-sitting-United-States-senator-a-dog thing.

I’m less offended that Akin’s camp posited the whole McCaskill/dog scenario than I am that anybody over the age of 8 thought “bullshitsu” was funny or clever.

apoplecticskeptic:

ericmortensen:

“The president has not signed one new free-trade agreement in the past four years. I will reverse that failure.”

- Mitt Romney

But Mitt Romney will not let his “campaign be dictated by fact-checkers.” 

Facts schmacts.

I can’t even bring myself to get angry about it anymore.

motherjones:

Your “Yes, really” of the day.

Oh wow.

Pop Quiz!

motherjones:

Which of the following groups and events does Newt Gingrich think will destroy America:

A.) Barack Obama

B.) Atheist Islamists

C.) Gay and secular fascists

D.) Disputed congressional elections

E.) The American Civil Liberties Union

F.) The secular-socialist machine

G.) All of the above.