2016 Election

LIVE VIDEO: Duggar Fest Opens With Hillary Joke

The Values Voter Summit is underway with a large media presence on the scene. The event is live-streaming below and is being covered live by C-SPAN, but will likely get little of the usual attention from the cable news networks thanks to Pope Francis. Watch along with us and give us your reactions.

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Jeb Bush: Democrats Win Black Voters By Offering Them “Free Stuff” [VIDEO]

Jeb Bush apparently learned nothing from Mitt Romney’s 2012 debacle. Via the Washington Post: Jeb Bush said here Thursday night that Republicans can win more African American voters by emphasizing a positive message that does not involve promising “free stuff,” a remark that bore echoes of comments by Mitt Romney that drew criticism in 2012. “Look around this room,” a ...

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NEW HAMPSHIRE: Sanders Surges In New CNN Poll

Whoa. The New York Times reports: As summer turned to fall, a chilly wind was blowing in New Hampshire for Hillary Rodham Clinton: A new poll on Thursday showed Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont surging ahead of Mrs. Clinton with 46 percent of the vote to 30 percent for her. The poll, by the University of New Hampshire for CNN ...

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Duggar Fest 2015 Begins Today

Hate groups and GOP presidential candidates are converging on Washington DC this morning for the start of the Family Research Council’s Values Voter Summit, where Kim Davis will be tonight’s main honoree. The exhibit hall has opened and anti-LGBT organizations are already tweeting out photos of their booths using this year’s hashtag: #VVS15. It’s going to be a busy morning ...

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At Least He’ll Always Have Breitbart

Donald Trump is determined to alienate the journalists at any outlet that reports on him. Except at Trump/Breitbart World Headquarters, where today they are accusing Fox News of bias in favor of Marco Rubio. This all just gets better and better.

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Trump Gets Raped & Murdered On South Park [VIDEO]

The Daily Mail is appalled: Donald Trump was on the receiving end of a vicious take-down by South Park on Wednesday evening, which skirted the borders of decency and taste and arguably crossed them. In an almost unprecedented attack on a running presidential candidate, the adult cartoon lampooned the Republican and in a shocking finale, showed the billionaire businessman being ...

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National Review Editor On Fox: Carly Fiorina Cut Donald Trump’s Balls Off In Debate [VIDEO]

Donald Trump is demanding an apology and calling for FCC fines after a comment made about his latest GOP debate performance by National Review editor Rich Lowry, who last night appeared on The Kelly File to declare that Carly Fiorina “cut his balls off with the precision of a surgeon.”

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Trump: No More Fox News Appearances

Yesterday Donald Trump called on his supporters to stop watching Fox News and just now he declared that he will not be doing any more interviews there “for the foreseeable future.” Today’s move is just the latest salvo in the long-boiling Teabagistan uncivil war in which far-right sites like Breitbart have sided with Trump against Fox.

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Trump Caves, Will Attend Duggar Fest 2015

Two weeks ago hate group leader Tony Perkins furiously denounced Donald Trump for declining an invitation to speak at this weekend’s Values Voter Summit. Since then Trump has seen attacks from Talibangelicals, many of whom have openly questioned his faith. But today, Trump has caved. The FRC exults via press release: Donald Trump will join seven other presidential candidates at ...

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Politico: Colbert Bests Trump [VIDEO]

Politico recaps last night’s show: Donald Trump was in no fighting mood on Tuesday night. Rather than come out swinging, as he did at the outset of last week’s Republican debate, a subdued front-runner came out nodding in his “Late Show” interview with Stephen Colbert. Rather than engage or try to turn the tables, Trump, whose default mode is offense, ...

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Teabagistan: Democrats Planted That Anti-Muslim Guy To Embarrass Donald Trump [VIDEO]

All of Teabagistan is aflame this week with claims that the anti-Muslim guy at Donald Trump’s rally was planted by the Democrats to embarrass him. Which doesn’t make much sense since all of Teabagistan AND Trump obviously agree with him. Still, even mainstream outlets are looking for the man, whose identity remains unknown.

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HRC To Address HRC Staffers

From the Human Rights Campaign: Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will speak to the organization on the morning of Saturday, October 3rd. Approximately 800 grassroots leaders from across the country – including the HRC Board of Directors, HRC Board of Governors, HRC staff, and volunteer leaders and supporters from the organization’s over 1.5 million members and supporters in ...

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Donald Trump: Turn Off Fox News

Via USA Today: It looks like Donald Trump’s war with Fox News is back on. “I am having a really hard time watching @FoxNews,” the Republican presidential front-runner tweeted late Monday. The New York businessman, whose clash with Fox began after the Aug. 6 Republican presidential debate, later singled out talk show host Bill O’Reilly, tweeting: “Why don’t you have ...

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Scott Walker Urges Other GOP Candidates To Drop Out And Focus On Stopping Trump [VIDEO]

Business Insider reports: “Today, I believe that I am being called to lead by helping to clear the field in this race so a positive, conservative message can rise to the top of the field. With this in mind, I will suspend my campaign immediately,” he said. Walker added: “I encourage other Republican presidential candidates to do the same so ...

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Hillary Clinton Sends Biotech Stocks Tumbling After Tweeted Reaction To Drug Price Gouging Story

Hillary Clinton yesterday tweeted the above reaction to a New York Times story about drug price gouging. Then this happened: The former first lady’s comments clearly spooked investors. The iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB) went from flat on the day before the Clinton tweet to closing down nearly 5%. Biotech stocks helped knock the Nasdaq into the red on what ...

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This Is An Actual Thing: Ted Cruz Erotica

Available for download on Amazon is The Many Hues Of Ted Cruz: A Crayon Erotic Parody. From the description: “Senator Ted Cruz is on the Presidential campaign trail, but losing focus and fast thanks to a blossoming sexual obsession with the colors of the rainbow pride flag. While at wits’ end for satisfaction, he crosses paths with a box of ...

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Cruz Rails About Marriage On Late Show [VIDEO]

Ted Cruz appeared on The Late Show last night where Stephen Colbert attempted to get him acknowledge some inconvenient facts about Ronald Reagan. And then, of course, things turned to gay marriage. NBC News reports: “It’s a matter of compromising,” Colbert said. “Will you be willing to compromise with the other side?” Cruz did not say yes, though he did ...

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Hillary Clinton Dismisses Ben Carson On Muslim President: Yes, There Can Be One, Now Let’s Move On

Via Mediaite: In the 24 hours since Ben Carson said he does not believe a Muslim-American should be president of the United States on Meet the Press, there has been plenty of hand-wringing and equivocating from both his campaign and the rest of the GOP presidential field in response. But perhaps the most succinct and direct reaction came from Democratic ...

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Walker Stops Running, Drops Out Of 2016 Race

The New York Times reports: Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin has concluded he no longer has a path to the Republican presidential nomination and plans to drop out of the 2016 campaign, according to three Republicans familiar with his decision, who spoke on condition of anonymity. Mr. Walker called a news conference in Madison at 6 p.m. Eastern time. “The ...

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