They want it to be a jungle out there for voters

The year is new and, of course, the Top Two, AKA Jungle Primary people are very busy peddling their harebrained idea to gullible pundits. The latest to take the bait is Arizona Republic‘s Linda Valdez, who is arguably the most liberal member of the paper’s editorial board. Quoth Linda: First, you get rid of partisan […]

They all must look alike to Gov. Ducey

STATEMENT FROM GOVERNOR DOUG DUCEY PHOENIX – “Given the horrifying events in Paris last week, I am calling for an immediate halt in the placement of any new refugees in Arizona. As governor, I am invoking our state’s right under 8 USC, Section 1522 (a), to receive immediate consultation by federal authorities per the United […]

“It’s just a bunch of Mexican kids. Why should I pay for them?”

When the Governor drops by your office to say you "don't care about kids" if you don't vote yes on his flawed plan. — Steve Farley (@SteveFarleyAZ) October 29, 2015 There’s something that feels very inevitable about the way this Arizona school funding “settlement” is playing out. The plan ends a lawsuit filed by […]

It’s nice in the privileged bubble

Good story about our great state! — Doug Ducey (@dougducey) October 26, 2015 Governor Ducey (or someone on his staff), in a manner consistent with the forced sunnily optimistic tone of his administration, praised this story in the Weekly Standard about a couple from the East Coast, author and neoconservative think tank associate Cita […]

What Jim Webb considers to be the liberal equivalent of Donald Trump

A woman doing the exact same thing as Donald Trump did when he described Mexican immigrants as rapists, obviously Former Senator Jim Webb (D-VA), who announced his candidacy for US Presidency to the enthusiasm of literally no one, had scathing words for GOP Presidential candidate Donald Trump. Per The Hill: “This kind of divisive, inflammatory […]

Persuasion vs Shaming

Screenshot: PostTV Last Friday evening a bunch of racist idiots thought it would be a great idea to hold a protest outside a Phoenix Mosque. Luckily, there was no violence (despite how heavily armed many of the anti-Islam protesters were) and something kind of wonderful happened: Jason Leger, a Phoenix resident wearing one of the […]

Bigots don’t necessarily take vows of poverty

Screenshot: Fusion TV Ann Coulter is one of those right wing demagogues with a high public profile who attracts a strange sort of – almost what you’d call a defense of her – that she’s just in it for the money! There’s a belief among many liberals that because she lives a cosmopolitan life split […]