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CONSERVATIVE COMMENTATORS HAIL SUCCESS OF ACT OF VALOR

February 28, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The success of Act of Valor has given conservative Hollywood haters some of the most potent ammunition for their arsenal since Mel Gibson struck it big with The Passion of the Christ. On Andrew Breitbart’s BigHollywood.com website, Kurt Schlichter, a California attorney who spent 24 years in the Army and is a frequent contributor to […]

IT’S STILL NOT EASY BEING GREEN

January 31, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Kermit the Frog is green — as he has said repeatedly in song and verse — not red, despite what some conservatives have long maintained. A video of Kermit and Miss Piggy appearing at a news conference in London last week to promote their latest Muppets movie has gone viral on the Internet. One reporter […]

HANK WILLIAMS JR. WRITES THEME SONG FOR HIS FANS

October 13, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

ESPN’s Monday Night Football may be without a Hank Williams Jr. theme song but Williams has created a theme for like-minded conservatives that has quickly been downloaded by 200,000 of them. “This country sure as hell has gone down the drain / We know what we need. We know who to blame,” Williams sings. As […]

JANE LYNCH TO PORTRAY RIGHT-WING CANDIDATE ON GLEE

September 19, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Jane Lynch, who hosted Sunday night’s Emmy awards — and received mostly positive notices — is likely to find herself in a political windstorm as her character on Fox’s Glee, the PE teacher Sue Sylvester, runs for Congress on an ultra-right-wing platform. “This is unbelievably typical of Glee, which has become the most subversive show […]

SO, DID JON STEWART RESTORE SANITY?

November 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Like Glenn Beck’s “Restoring Honor” rally in Washington that preceded it, estimates varied vastly of the size of crowd that gathered for Jon Stewart’s “Rally to Restore Sanity” held on the National Mall on Saturday. The Associated Press said it numbered in the “tens of thousands.” CBS put the number at 215,000. And then there […]