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(Petunia and Pals) Professional Mean Girl Laura Ingraham poses new conspiracy theory: Holder is withholding!
- Dissembling from the Great Dissembler - Famous granny-starving person Paul Ryan says that the Republicans did not lose because of the issues, they lost because of the (dog whistle!) Urban Vote. Of course, previously he claimed that if they won, it would be a mandate to cut social security, so... (Think Progress)
- Too Late -Now that the race is over, notable Volcano scholar and boy exorcist Bobby 'Bubba' Jindal says:
“We’ve got to make sure that we are not the party of big business, big banks, big Wall Street bailouts, big corporate loopholes, big anything,” Jindal said. “We cannot be, we must not be, the party that simply protects the rich so they get to keep their toys.”
"We need to be," Jindal did not say, "the party that does these things so that the rich gets MORE stuff." (TPM)
- Local Fox News Anchor Apologizes - Cincinnati Fox News Anchor for FOX19 Anchor Tricia Macke apologized for describing Rachel Maddow as an angry young man. First she apologized with:
"You are right. I'm sorry, I should've said ‘antagonistic.’"
Which she later defended by saying:
"I knew what I was saying."
But when her employer finally stepped in, she replied with:
"I recently posted comments on my personal Facebook page regarding cable news anchor Rachel Maddow which were insensitive and inappropriate. I apologize to Ms. Maddow and any others who may have been offended by my comments, as they do not reflect my firm beliefs in individual and equal rights, and they certainly do not represent the opinions or position of my employer WXIX-TV."
Yeah, she clearly holds firm beliefs in individual and equal rights for herself but not for others. (GLAAD)