Right-wing radio host Vicki McKenna flies off deep end on Twitter

Maybe it’s just me, but right-wing radio show host Vicki McKenna (@vickimckenna) seems to be an angry person. After all, McKenna sent out a tweet earlier today thanking God that Wisconsin has the Castle Doctrine “so when leftists send stalkers to conservative womens’ houses we can SHOOT THEM.” I’ve included…

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What does David Clarke feel the need to compensate for?

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke totally strikes me as one of those guys who’s fixated on his guns to make up for some other deficiency… “The next thing you know the Castle law kicks in,” Clarke said during an interview Tuesday. “There’ll be no need for a trial.”

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Castle doctrine paraphernalia for sale in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin

May Garden Center in downtown Oconomowoc, Wisconsin appears to be selling castle doctrine paraphernalia. On display in the window of the shop are large decorative signs that customers can purchase to hang on their doors or place on their lawns. The signs read, “We Don’t Dial 911,” with what appear…

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What’s wrong with this picture?

On July 31, Democratic State Sen. Lena Taylor posted this photo to her Facebook page. As noted in the photo, that’s Sen. Taylor posing with Trayvon Martin’s Mother at the Rainbow Push Coalition Conference in Chicago, and unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know who Trayvon Martin is….

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Florida man kills unarmed door-to-door salesman

This could easily happen in Wisconsin thanks to Republicans in the legislature… A man in Cape Coral, Florida on Wednesday was arrested for shooting and killing an unarmed door-to-door salesman on his property. Kenneth Bailey Roop, 52, has been charged with second-degree murder for killing 30-year-old Nicholas Rainey. A co-worker…

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Hoody!

By now, we all know the tragic story of Trayvon Martin. Steven covered it brilliantly yesterday! There is a part to the story that he didn’t cover. The Geraldo Rivera/Fox News part of it. Fox News journalist and Bill O’Reillys BFF had a new revelation on the reason that Trayvon…

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A Tragic Learning Experience

I fear that more people are going to die needlessly before good sense reasserts itself in American jurisprudence.  Until then, the bodies will pile up, the news media will continue to wring their hands and the perpetrators of violence will escape accountability for their actions.

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I think Kevin Binversie aspires to be a Saint!

Not a SAINT but a Saint! The kind that has bounties on the opposition. Far right republican blogger Kevin Binversie is at it again. This time hoping for the death of Assemblyman Mark Pocan! Here’s hop­ing he gets hit by a bus on a con­gres­sional fund rais­ing trip in D.C….

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This death courtesy Wisconsin’s “Castle Doctrine”

Welcome to the Republican vision for Wisconsin (emphasis added)… According to police, Bo Morrison was killed at a Slinger home at about 2 a.m. Saturday. Friends said the 20-year-old had just left a party when the shooting happened. They told 12 News they believe a neighbor mistook him for an…

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Binversie Apologizes (I Think)

We all know the story, Kevin Binversie threatened to shoot recall petitioners under the Castle Doctrine. The Wisconsin Reporter columnist tweeted It was so funny that he took numerous columns on his blog and elsewhere how witty and funny it was, yet never apologizing. Well he finally apologized(I Think) in…

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