Everyone Taunts a Muslim Woman At 'Ugly' Conservative Benghazi Panel

How's this for a Downworthy headline? Earlier this week, the conservative Heritage Foundation sponsored a panel discussion on #Benghazi and a Muslim woman wearing a headscarf asked the panelists a question. What happened next will truly fulfill every negative conservative stereotype you can imagine. » 6/17/14 9:50am 6/17/14 9:50am

US Not Ready For a Woman President, Says Woman Who Ran For President

Minnesota Congressman Michele Bachmann has issued her edict on the chances Hillary Clinton's theoretical campaign would have during a theoretical 2016 election: not good. Mostly because America simply isn't ready for a female President. I bet the schmucks who donated to Bachmann's 2012 Presidential campaign feel… » 2/20/14 1:30pm 2/20/14 1:30pm

Let's Keep Talking About How Hot Lara Logan Is, and Not Her Job

Things are going well over at the Washington Post. So well, that they've decided it's important for them to point out where things are not going well: in the life of "globetrotting" and "striking" CBS journalist Lara Logan, currently in trouble for a piece report about Benghazi now deemed inaccurate. » 11/12/13 5:20pm 11/12/13 5:20pm

Go Home, Sarah Palin. You're Drunk.

Former Alaska governor and current ??? Sarah Palin, who has a rare condition that renders her incapable of improvement, appeared on Megyn Kelly's show on Fox News yesterday. And it was... even more of a shitshow than most Sarah Palin appearances. Even Megyn Kelly — tough, no-nonsense host Megyn Kelly — had trouble… » 10/18/13 11:50am 10/18/13 11:50am

This Ridiculous Fox News Summary of Hillary Clinton's Testimony Must Be…

Earlier today, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton testified in front of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee regarding the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack. While the hearing was fraught with tense exchanges, Clinton ultimately took responsibility for the mishandling of information that could have protected the… » 1/23/13 6:15pm 1/23/13 6:15pm

Some Nutjobs Think Hillary Clinton Faked Her Concussion

Today, the State Department released its internal investigation into BenghaziGate, which cited "systemic failures" and resulted in the resignation of three officials. But where, oh, where, is the Madame Secretary of State? Hillary Clinton was scheduled to testify tomorrow about the Libyan tragedy, and the GOP is… » 12/19/12 6:45pm 12/19/12 6:45pm

Did Libyan Video of a Journalist's Rape Get Posted on YouTube?…

Editor's note: We have since added additional pixelation to all of the images, including those of the attackers. This post is ultimately about the existence of a video, thus the images ARE the story — without them, there's nothing. To remove them would be, in effect, to un-report the story. Which is not going to… » 2/08/12 5:20pm 2/08/12 5:20pm