Ex-Congressman Allen West Thought He Got Sharia Law-ed at a Walmart

Former Congressman and noted crackpot Allen West had a disturbing encounter at a Dallas Walmart Monday, the surest sign yet that Sharia law is creeping across this great nation and into Allen West’s personal space. A cashier with what he thought was a Muslim-sounding name wouldn’t sell him alcohol. As it turns out,… »5/12/15 11:50am5/12/15 11:50am

Someone Registered 'Blow-me.org' in the Name of a GOP Congressman 

Huh: Buzzfeed's Andrew Kaczynski reports that someone has registered the website 'Blow-me.org' using the name and email address of Texas Tea Party Congressman Blake Farenthold. That's an okay prank, or, alternately, is something Blake Farenthold should have registered through a third party. Probably the first one. »12/12/14 3:10pm12/12/14 3:10pm

Members of Congress Will Go on Awkward Dates with Each Other at the State of the Union

If you needed further proof that Congress is basically an only slightly more grown up version of high school, this should convince you: As if ordered by an exasperated guidance counselor (paging Tami Taylor), lawmakers from each party have agreed to sit next to members from across the aisle during Tuesday's State of… »1/22/12 9:30pm1/22/12 9:30pm