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5/4/15 @ 12:30pm
Neurosurgeon-turned-conservative-activist Ben Carson announced his intention to run for president today, which gives us the opportunity to look back at some of the most outrageous statements he has made since bursting onto the national stage with his fiery anti-Obama speech to the 2013 National Pray... MORE
5/4/15 @ 5:32pm
David Weigel @ Bloomberg Politics: Ted Cruz Says He Has Asked the Pentagon for Answers on Jade Helm 15. Ronit Y. Stahl @ The Huffington Post: The Fallacy of State-Coerced Marriage Officiants: A Primer From the Military Chaplaincy. Andrew Kaczynski @ BuzzFeed: GOP Congressman: “We Kn... MORE
5/4/15 @ 5:30pm
The Supreme Court has rejected Liberty Counsel's appeal in its ongoing effort to strike down laws in California and New Jersey banning the use of ex-gay conversion therapy on minors. Some keen insights from Robert Oscar Lopez: "Like the Puritans, The Gays have founded a city on a hil... MORE
5/4/15 @ 5:05pm
Ben Carson, who officially launched a campaign for the presidency today, said in an interview on the End Times radio program “Trunews” in March 2013 that “it would take an act of God” for him to run for public office. To get a gist of what “Trunews” is like, just... MORE
5/4/15 @ 4:50pm
WorldNetDaily, the far-right conspiracy theory outlet, celebrated its 18th birthday over the weekend. Despite the outlet’s fringe views, particularly the site’s debunked claims about President Obama’s birth certificate, it has received plenty of publicity through Fox News and the D... MORE
5/4/15 @ 4:28pm
For someone who is constantly talking about how much he supposedly hates politics, it seems as if just about every episode of Glenn Beck's radio program over the last few months has featured an extended discussion about the 2016 election and the various candidates who will be running for the Whi... MORE
5/4/15 @ 3:30pm
Andrea Lafferty of the Traditional Values Coalition spoke with the American Family Association’s Sandy Rios this morning about her group’s campaign to block a proposal in Fairfax County, Virginia, that would add gender identity to the county education system’s nondiscrimination pol... MORE
5/4/15 @ 2:59pm
Oath Keepers founder Stewart Rhodes told a Montana “patriot movement” radio program last week that the government is using the Jade Helm 15 military training exercise — a routine exercise that has become the center of an elaborate far-right conspiracy theory — to test who i... MORE
5/4/15 @ 2:15pm
Rep. Louie Gohmert was the guest on today's "WallBuilders Live" radio broadcast, where he warned that if the Senate does not stop President Obama's deal with Iran, it will be the end for America. If leaders in the Senate "continue to be wimps" and refuse to stop the Iran... MORE
5/4/15 @ 1:35pm
“Trunews” host Rick Wiles is joining other right-wing pundits in taking offense at President Obama’s joke at the White House Correspondents' Dinner about ex-Rep. Michele Bachmann’s contention that his policies are bringing the world closer to World War III, the End Times... MORE
5/4/15 @ 1:30pm
After hosting a two-part series with ex-Rep. Michele Bachmann about the approaching Rapture and related natural disasters, Jan Markell spoke last week with "White House correspondent Bill Koenig about America’s collision course with God.” When co-host Larry Kutzler asked if poor pol... MORE