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Posted on: Jul 26, 2013, Source: Salon

Zimmerman truthers find Trayvon Martin's killer's rescue story fishy.

Posted on: Jul 22, 2013, Source: Salon

When conservative celebs peddle awful schwag, their fans pay big bucks. But here's why it's bad for the rest of us.

Posted on: Jul 9, 2013, Source: Salon

A top staffer is exposed as a pro-secessionist radical, but it's not the first neo-Confederate on staff.

Posted on: Jun 27, 2013, Source: Salon

The conspiracy nut tells his truther narrative about marriage equality.

Posted on: May 30, 2013, Source: Salon

It turns out there are lots of right-wing loonies to choose from.

Posted on: May 13, 2013, Source: Salon

State Department spokesperson Victoria Nuland has quite the Republican party pedigree.

Posted on: Apr 26, 2013, Source: Salon

An expert explains the psychology of conspiratorial thinking.

Posted on: Apr 25, 2013, Source: Salon

Important details like the suspects' weapons, NYC plans and the shootout keep changing.

Posted on: Apr 23, 2013, Source: Salon

The elder brother and alleged mastermind of the Boston bombings read InfoWars, according to a relative.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2013, Source: Salon

Every single prominent Tea Party leader has either lost their job or abandoned being a voice of the movement.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2013, Source: Salon

Boehner, Goodlatte and Fox very upset about unexpected upside of budget cuts, the release of immigrants from detention.

Posted on: Feb 8, 2013, Source: Salon.com

It's gotten so bad that prosecutors have asked the court to redact victims' names.

Posted on: Feb 8, 2013, Source: Salon

Hint: One of them contains paintings of Bush naked.

Posted on: Feb 6, 2013, Source: Salon

One of the congressmen who introduced a pot reform bill this week explains why the GOP should agree with him.

Posted on: Jan 17, 2013, Source: Salon

New poll indicates 64% of Republicans are Birthers

Posted on: Dec 19, 2012, Source: Salon

Liberals fear the president has crippled Social Security in a "grand bargain" with House Republicans.

Posted on: Nov 29, 2012, Source: Salon

Progressive caucus leader: Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security shouldn't be cut.

Posted on: Nov 27, 2012, Source: Salon

Why the federal government should not crack down on Washington and Colorado.

Posted on: Nov 1, 2012, Source: Salon

Romney's campaign says he's winning, but a series of wildly dishonest ads suggest he's growing desperate.

Posted on: Sep 27, 2012, Source: Salon

Turns out battleground-state voters like their Medicare, too.

Posted on: Jun 15, 2012, Source: Salon

How will Republicans respond to President Obama's decision to give young illegal immigrants legal status?

Posted on: Nov 17, 2011, Source: ThinkProgress

Somehow there is no record of emails from Romney's office during 2002 to 2206.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2011, Source: ThinkProgress

One of the caveats of the debt ceiling deal was a 12-member bipartisan committee charged with finding $1.5 trillion in deficit reduction. Here are the six Republicans.

Posted on: May 20, 2011, Source: ThinkProgress

Naturally, this raises serious questions about the separation of church and state.

Posted on: Mar 13, 2011, Source: ThinkProgress

Police estimated up to 100,000 people turned out in Madison, WI to protest Gov. Scott Walker’s (R) assault on unions.

Posted on: Feb 6, 2011, Source: ThinkProgress

The image of Reagan as a conservative superhero is myth, created to unite the various factions of the right behind a common leader.