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  • Blogs

    April 18, 2013

    Andy Parrish to throw Bachmann under bus, corroborate allegations of unethical conduct

    Andy Parrish served as Bachmann's congressional chief of staff, then moved on to work in the same role during her ill-fated presidential campaign. He played a significant role in engineering the shining achievement of that campaign -- Bachmann's August 2011 Ames straw poll victory.SEE ALSO: Jon Stew ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2013

    Keith Ellison wants Congress to reform U.S. drone policy

    Minnesota Congressman Keith Ellison thinks it's about time Congress takes a hard look at policies surrounding U.S. drone strikes, Barack Obama's choice weapon against terrorists outside of Iraq and Afghanistan since he took office. SEE ALSO: Keith Ellison: GOP fiscal cliff offer makes path to deal ... More >>

  • News

    August 22, 2012

    Gonzo Guide to the Republican National Convention

    From supporters to protesters to strippers, Miami will be ready

  • News

    October 5, 2011

    Rick Perry's "Texas miracle" is a fantasy

    The GOP presidential candidate's claims don't hold up

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2011

    Bon Iver Day declared in Milwaukee as band kicks off tour

    Photo via the Milwaukee Bucks​Aside from a few late-night TV stops, Bon Iver has yet to christen their sophomore album, the much lauded and hotly debated Bon Iver, Bon Iver, with a proper live show. That will all change this weekend when the band takes up a two-night residency at the Riverside The ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2011

    Marcus Bachmann admits he will pray away your gay if you ask him

    Michele McGaugheyBachmann confirmed he'll "ungay" those who ask for it.​Marcus Bachmann's clinic will help gay people go straight, but only if they ask nicely. In an interview with the Star Tribune, Bachmann confirmed that his clinic will treat patients' homosexuality as a disorder that can and sh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2011

    Bachmanns quit church they hadn't been to in two years

    Michele McGaugheyThe Bachmanns will be missed... if anyone notices.​Michele and Marcus Bachmann have left their church after 10 years of membership. But even before she officially filed to quit the church, the Bachmanns hadn't been there in two years. The Bachmanns were granted their release from ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2011

    Lucas Baiano makes Tim Pawlenty's over-the-top campaign ads

    Lucas Baiano turned T-Paw into an action hero.​Every time we see another of those hilariously over-the-top campaign ads for Tim Pawlenty, with their pulsating soundtracks, cut-away shots, weird angles, and contrived lighting, we ask ourselves the same question: Who made those things? Lucas Baiano ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2011

    Scott Walker defends union busting, gutting public school spending

    Walker defends his budget.​Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker stood before Wisconsin lawmakers yesterday, defended his union busting tactics against public workers, and then announced he wanted to gouge $1.5 billion out of the state's public school and local government aid spending. If he keeps this ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2011

    Wisconsin senate Democrats getting homesick, Republican says

    Sen. Scott Fitzgerald says some of the 14 Democrats want to come home.​As long as 14 Wisconsin Senate Democrats stay on the lam, GOP Gov. Scott Walker can't push his controversial union busting bill through the Legislature. So he threatened again today to start laying off 1,500 public sector ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2011

    Glenn Beck dropped by Madison radio station WTDY

    Devoid of "actual content."​Glenn Beck has been booted off the air by Madison radio station WTDY-AM because he slagged on the broadcaster's hometown, and because of a "lack of actual content." Beck usually occupied the 10 a.m. to noon slot at a station that features a lot of business coverage fro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2011

    Keith Ellison urges Barack Obama to visit Wisconsin

    Laurence O'Donnell interviews Keith Ellison.​President Barack Obama shouldn't just voice his support for public employee unions, he "should come to Wisconsin and stand with the workers," if he knows what's good for him, Rep. Keith Ellison said last night on MSNBC. The president has already a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2011

    Keith Ellison denounces "dictator" Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker [UPDATE]

    Ellison joins in the debate over union busting in Wisconsin.​Rep. Keith Ellison, co-chairman of the congressional progressive caucus, ripped into Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker this morning, lambasting him as a dictator for his attempt to strip public workers of their collective bargaining rights ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2011

    Scott Walker phone fail: Wis. governor falls for prank call you wouldn't believe [AUDIO]

    Scott Walker falls for a crank phone call that is so fake you wouldn't believe it.​Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has fallen for a prank phone call, and in the process spent 20 minutes revealing his secret union-busting plans to the opposition. The prank call was made by the alternative weekly ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2011

    Wisconsin 14 won't get paychecks until they come home

    Mark RiechersThe Democrats are still on the lam.​Wisconsin Republican state senators can't get their 14 Democratic counterparts to show up and vote on a union busting bill, so they're pushing through a new rule that ends direct deposit paychecks for members. If the senators on the lam want to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2011

    Paul Ryan: Michele Bachmann threw SNL, Jon Stewart off my trail [VIDEO]

    Paul Ryan, right, figures Michele Bachmann helped him look serious.​Tapped to give the official GOP response to President Obama's State of the Union address, Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan should have had the nation's undivided attention. Instead, Michele Bachmann decided to freelance with her own Stat ... More >>

  • Feature

    January 2, 2008

    Artists of the Year

    We identify the most interesting, influential and inimitable artists of 2007.

  • Movies

    June 7, 2006

    Not So Hot...

    Air conditioning helps as sequels and remakes compete for your summer movie dollar