In Case You Were Wondering

Politifact has taken the time to clarify for what is almost certainly the Marjorie Taylor Greene wing of the Republican Party, that Joe Biden did not attack Texas with a winter storm. This is good to know. I’d hate to think that President Biden has that kind of vindictiveness lurking…

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Kook of The Week: Mike Shirkey!

Michigan’s state Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey (R-Whackadoodle) thinks the capitol riot was “staged ” and a ” hoax”. Shirkey also discussed the possibility of challenging Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer to a fistfight on the capitol lawn in Lansing. Watch for yourself. Congratulations Mike! You’re Kook of The Week!

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Dan O’Donnell’s Dumbassed Data Dive

Over at the MacIver Institute, known far and wide for their impeccable epidemiological and infectious disease data analysis credentials, they announce that Dan O’Donnell ” dives into the data” and comes up with “proof” that Wisconsin’s mask mandate hasn’t worked. O’Donnell puts up some charts, rattles off some timelines and…

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Lin Wood’s Law license on the Line

Prominent Trump ( election fraud!) surrogate and Blogging Blue 2020 Kook of the Year winner Lin Wood has been ordered by the State Bar of Georgia to undergo a psychiatric evaluation, which Wood reportedly has refused to do. The development is one of the latest bits of fallout resulting from…

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2021 Kook of the Year Frontrunner: Marjorie Taylor Greene

With 2020 Kook of the Year winner Lin Wood barely out of view, a 2021 winner is already in view. Actually, she’s more than just in view, she’s elbowed her way to the front of the line and it’s hard to imagine anyone elbowing her out of the pole position…

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March of the Maskholes

Republicans in the state senate voted yesterday to repeal Governor Tony Evers mask mandate in spite of the fact that, as of this writing, 30 organizations statewide have registered their opposition to the GOP repeal resolution, The overwhelming majority of those organizations are medical societies and associations who understand the…

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The Maskhole Caucus

You gotta wonder sometimes if Republican legislators in Madison are maybe sitting around the bar having a beer, or five, and as the mood shifts from slightly tipsy to verifiably drunk one of them shouts ” Hey, what’s the dumbest, most pointless and destructive damn thing we could do right…

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Fatal Bullshit

In a senate floor speech on Tuesday, January 19th, Mitch McConnell (R-Tardy), finally spoke out loud what everyone in the chamber, even people like Josh Hawley and Ted Cruz, had likely known for ten weeks: that Donald Trump had been incessantly spewing lies about non-existent election fraud for two and…

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Pennsylvanian Voting As Dead Mother Was Only Practicing Civil Disobedience?

Oh this one is really rich…and certainly a bizarre twist on reality. And yes, civil disobedience is a valued and long time method of protest. But usually the point of civil disobedience is as a protest against an unfair law or unfair situation…and you make your actions in public in…

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Don’t Worry, IT Ain’t Over Yet As Trump Campaign Sues New Mexico!

Despite losing the state by 10 percentage points, the Trump campaign is suing the State of New Mexico for using drop boxed for their absentee ballots…just as the Electoral College was affirming Joe Biden as the President-elect. Go figure. As the 538 electors who make up the Electoral College met…

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