Archive for June 15th, 2022

June 15th, 2022 - 11:48 pm § in Politics

The Loudermilk “Capitol tour” controversy

Rep. Barry Loudermilk (R-GA; profile here) has been accused of leading a “reconnaissance tour” of the Capitol complex by rioters mapping entry and escape routes a day before the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection. He denies that, but has refused to cooperate with the House investigation. It̵[...]

June 15th, 2022 - 11:06 pm § in Law and Courts, Politics

If GOP’s Arizona “audit” was a sham, its Wisconsin “audit” is a circus

If the Arizona GOP’s 2020 election “audit” was a sham, the Wisconsin GOP’s sham “audit” is a three-ring circus. Its star performer is Michael Gableman (bio here), a GOP political operative who served a single tumultuous term on Wisconsin’s supreme court. Gab[...]

June 15th, 2022 - 10:30 pm § in Business, Politics, Racism

Did you know Elon Musk is an “African-American”?

Teslas were cool until they started spontaneously combusting and self-crashing, and Elon Musk was revealed as a slimebucket who manipulates stock, rewards his employees with mass layoffs, offered to let Trump back on Twitter, and endorsed a fascist for president. Now, neither Teslas nor Musk are qui[...]

June 15th, 2022 - 10:04 pm § in Politics

Boebert calls prostitution claims false, threatens legal action

Rep. Lauren Boebert is threatening legal action against a group claiming she once worked as an “unlicensed, paid escort” for wealthy clients and had two abortions, Fox News reported on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 (story here). Boebert, through a lawyer, called the claims “fabricated&#[...]