ACORN Posts Archive
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Tuesday 03/02/2010, 5:45pm
The Sam Adams Alliance released a reported today entitled "The Early Adopters: Reading the Tea Leaves" which analyzes the issues motivating Tea Party leaders. It turns out that the man who killed an anti-choice protester in Michigan last year was motivated primarily by the fact that his mother did not approve of the man's signs. What do you know? Despite all the right-wing claims, an investigation by the Brooklyn District Attorney's Office found that ACORN broke no laws in the infamous "pimp/prostitute" sting video. A judge has ruled that SunTrust... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Wednesday 02/17/2010, 6:00pm
TPM: Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell Rolls Back Non-Discrimination Protections For Gay State Workers. Sarah Posner: Conservative Activist Says Tea Party Movement Needs "Reverence to God." Andrew Sullivan: "May The Judgement Not Be Too Heavy Upon Us." Sam Stein: McCain Challenger: Birther Questions Are Legit In Days Of Identity Theft. Eric Boehlert: James O'Keefe and the myth of the ACORN pimp. TFN: How the Far Right ‘Guides’ Voters with Lies. Finally, David Frum weighs in on The Mount Vernon Statement: Conservatives... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Tuesday 02/02/2010, 1:24pm
Daily Kos commissioned the non-partisan independent pollster Research 2000 to survey over 2,000 self-identified Republicans and find out where they stood on a range of issues, including impeachment, terrorism, ACORN, and succession. Some of the results are predictable, but others are simply amazing: Should openly gay men and women be allowed to serve in the military? Yes 26 No 55 Not Sure 19 Should same sex couples be allowed to marry? Yes 7 No 77 Not Sure 16 Should gay couples receive any state or federal benefits? Yes 11 No 68 Not Sure 21 Should openly gay men and women be... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Tuesday 01/26/2010, 5:43pm
Think Progress: Fox News Devastated Over Arrest Of ACORN Pimp, Says The Story Probably Needs ‘A Lot Of Context’. Raw Story: GOP sends fundraising letter disguised as ‘Census’ form. Media Matters: History profs: Beck's documentary smearing progressives is a "complete lie"; Beck's living in "alternative universe." Bilerico: Uganda's 'Kill The Gays' Bill Goes XXX?? Box Turtle Bulletin: Pugno’s illogical complaint about documents. Finally, what kind of parent complains about a dictionary ... and what kind... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Tuesday 01/26/2010, 3:53pm
MassResistance will be hosting a fundraising banquet in early March where right-wing "journalist" James O'Keefe is scheduled to be a featured guest speaker: James O'Keefe is an investigative journalist and filmmaker. He came to national prominence in 2009 when he filmed and produced an investigative report that helped expose corruption within ACORN -- including ACORN employees providing individuals they believed to be involved in an international under-age prostitution scheme with advice on how to break the law. Congress voted to defund ACORN shortly after the videos were released... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Monday 12/28/2009, 3:42pm
Somehow the right-wing ACORN "sting" operation has made it into Concerned Women for America's list of cultural high points and cultural low points for 2009: MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Tuesday 12/22/2009, 5:55pm
As we look back at 2009 and prepare for the year ahead, we are doing some end-of-the-year fund-raising and so I thought I'd take a look back at some of the posts that ranked among my personal favorite from the last year. Here is just the first installment, in no particular order: Robinson's Participation in Inauguration Might Cause God to Destroy Washington DC Alan Colmes Talks To Wingers So You Don't Have To Worst. Book Burning. Ever. The Great and Powerful ACORN Janet Porter Reveals The Coming American Genocide Does Anyone Understand the Meaning of "... MORE
Five Conservatives Who Don't Understand Net Neutrality…But Are Definitely Against It!
11/14/14 @ 10:57am
Solomon: Obama Is 'A Homosexual Muslim Married To A Man'
11/10/14 @ 3:50pm
Beck: 'Revolutionaries Will Come And They Will Pull You Out Of Your Car And Shoot You'
11/13/14 @ 2:42pm
Alex Jones Has Net Neutrality Meltdown: This Is What The Nazis Did!
11/13/14 @ 5:00pm
Ben Carson Will Crack Down On Non-Citizens Committing Voter Fraud By Revoking Their Citizenship
11/12/14 @ 10:55am