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(Media Matters) Fair, balanced, and full of empty calories.
- Theocrat and girl with the far-away eyes Michele Bachmann might be down, but she's not out. The Nut is getting together with another group of Xristian Xrazies to work against LGBT rights and marriage equality. Marcus must have forgotten her birthday or something. (MPR)
- Pennsylvania, the home state of that frothy mix of lube and fecal matter Rick Santorum, passed a non-binding resolution declaring 2012 as The Year of the Bible. (Raw Story)
- Name-calling - Oddly named head of the RNC Reince Priebus has compared President Carebear to the Italian cruise ship captain who took off in a lifeboat after his ship ran aground at Isola del Giglio killing 17 people:
“In a few months, this is all going to be ancient history, and we are going to talk about our own little Captain Schettino, which is President Obama who is abandoning the ship here in the United States and is more interested in campaigning than doing his job as president.”