Category Archives: Matthew Shepard

Rep. Steve King, Douchebag

Now that the House of Representatives has passed the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act, Steve King (R-IA) has picked up on the right-wing meme that Shepard’s murder wasn’t a hate crime. Speaking to right-wing birther … Continue reading

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Embracing Teh Wacky™

Teh Wacky™ (n): mainstream figures adopting fringe ideas in pursuit of press attention, esp. while waging culture war. Since when do robbers target their victims for kidnapping, transport them to the middle of nowhere, and beat them to death? On … Continue reading

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