Crooks and Liars

The Faces Of the #MarchForOurLives

My heart is so full today, to see these kids stand up and speak out. ... , a celebrity who's notorious for avoiding political stands, announced a donation today to March for Our Lives and said, "No one should have to go to school in fear." The kids are our hope for the future ...

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Who Changed Trump's Mind About Leaving Marijuana Up To The States?

Who Changed Trump's Mind About Leaving Marijuana Up To The States?

A few days ago, Roger Stone sent out a VICE News article, "The GOP has a marijuana problem only Trump can fix," reminding its readers that Trump said multiple times on the campaign trail ...

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Jimmy Kimmel Breaks Down in Tears During Moving Plea for Gun Control

Emotional Jimmy Kimmel: 'NRA Has Politicians' Balls In A Money Clip'

Jimmy Kimmel's home town is Las Vegas. Tonight's monologue addressed the issues of mass shootings, media bias when it comes to shootings perpetrated by old white men as opposed to young brown men. And the fact that mass shootings are "a regular part of our lives." As for Sarah Sanders, he points out that "we have…

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One Retailer Has a Found a Devious Way to Unload Ivanka Trump's Reviled Clothing Line

Ivanka Trump Clothing Relabelled And Sold At Discounters

The Trump brand in the toilet, where it belongs. Hard to muster much sympathy for Princess Ivanka though. Source: BoF NEW YORK, United States - At American discount retailer Stein Mart, Ivanka Trump apparel is being sold under the guise of a different label. BoF has learned that the Jacksonville, Florida-based chain - which has 290…

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Joe Manchin Wants A New War On Drugs Since Pot Is A Gateway

Joe Manchin Wants A New War On Drugs Since Pot Is A Gateway

Here's an amazing statistic: drug overdoses now kill more Americans than guns. Overall, overdose deaths rose 11 percent last year, to 52,404. By comparison, the number of people who died in car crashes was 37,757, an increase of 12 percent. Gun deaths, including homicides and suicides, totaled 36,252, up 7 percent. Joe Manchin is alarmed, and…

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Mike Pence Booed at 'Hamilton'

Being VP-Elect has its perks, including scoring a couple of tickets to the hottest Broadway show going right now -- Hamilton. But even privilege can't protect from everything. On his way into the show, he was booed by people in the audience, something that really seems to have upset New York Times' reporter Maggie Haberman, who…

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Triumph the Insult Comic Dog Trolls a Trump Supporter Focus Group

I'm not sure whether to laugh or weep for my country after watching this. Apparently there are no limits to what Trump supporters will go for as long as they believe it's coming from their dear leader. Triumph has a new video in which he conducts a fake focus group with a very real group of…

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Everyone Is Creeped Out By Donald Trump Touching His Daughter

Twitter noticed how Donald Trump patted his daughter Ivanka last night. Not in a good way.

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Why I Want Ted Cruz to Win GOP Nomination - and Flame out in the General

Over the last eleven years since we've been covering politics on C&L, radio and television, one thing has stood out on the Republican side among all others. They have a mantra for their failures and it goes something like this (via Rick Perlstein):

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Child-Molestation Trial Shows How Court System Can Be Manipulated By Extremists

Nobody in the suburban Phoenix neighborhood knew who Chris Simcox was, at least not by the Minuteman movement persona he had cultivated on television only a few short years before. As far as Michelle Lynch knew, he was just the dad who would hang out and watch the kids play outside, like involved dads do.

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