Watch Michelle Malkin Make a Fool of Herself While Trying to Mock the…

Conservative blogger Michelle Malkin fancies herself something of a comedian, and thus decided to release a parody video of Michelle Obama's "The Evolution of Mom Dancing" from her appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Donning a black wig with bangs in the style of FLOTUS, Malkin dances her way through the… » 2/28/13 6:40pm 2/28/13 6:40pm

Obama Campaign's Female Spokesperson Making Conservatives Basically Rip…

Stephanie Cutter is one of the Obama campaign's more visible faces this election cycle. Her calm, slightly exasperated/smug countenance occasionally shows up on the teevee to refute conservative SuperPAC email forwards that feature Barack Obama photoshopped into the background of natural disasters (Sample Cutter:… » 10/23/12 5:00pm 10/23/12 5:00pm

Twitter's Newest Conservative Trend: Pictures of Little Girls With Guns

Hey, here's a thing that I hope my neighbors aren't doing! Moved by Vice Presidential candidate Paul Ryan's proud proclamation that his 10-year-old daughter has her very own pony gun, Twitter's most prolific conservative shriekers are showing their support by posting pictures of their own young female children… » 9/26/12 3:30pm 9/26/12 3:30pm

A Complete Guide to the Many Wars Being Waged in the 2012 Elections

If the 2008 election was characterized by Sarah Palin shooting wolves from helicopters and the McCain campaign in the foot (also from a helicopter), the 2012 election season thus far has been characterized by calling everything criticizing anything a "war" on that thing. But wars are nothing if not warlike, and with… » 4/16/12 6:00pm 4/16/12 6:00pm

Caroline Kennedy Has A Tattoo, Hankering For A Senate Seat

Look! There on her arm! That's not a bruise, it's a tattoo! ZOMG, can you even be a Senator with a tattoo? Can two strong women work together at the State Department without a catfight? Was it ever possible that power would not corrupt powerful Ways and Means Committee Chairman Charlie Rangel? Can the Huffington Post » 12/09/08 10:00am 12/09/08 10:00am

Sarah Palin's Wardrobe, The Universe Completely Crazy

The end of the week is a time to sit and digest the insanity that the week has spawned. More news on Sarah Palin's style? Check. Canadian Parliamentary crisis? Check. A Supreme Court case on Barack Obama's birth certificate? Yup, got that, too. Between all of that, plus calls for Robert Mugabe to resign, Tim Geithner… » 12/05/08 10:00am 12/05/08 10:00am

Planned Parenthood Indiana Offends The Baby Jesus, Michelle Malkin

As briefly mentioned earlier this week, Planned Parenthood Indiana is offering gift certificates so that local women can get a leg up when paying for their health care. However, conservative opponents of PP have taken the opportunity to insist that the organization is just trying to perform more abortions. "It's… » 12/05/08 9:30am 12/05/08 9:30am

Sarah Palin Is Back To Stumping In Secondhand Styles

  • Sarah Palin: "I'm back to wearing my own clothes from my favorite consignment shop in Anchorage, Alaska." The store's name? Out of the Closet. [L.A. Times]
  • Oy. Celebrity stylist Philip Bloch christens Michelle Obama "Blackie O." [NY Mag]
  • Michelle's J.Crew bump continues to push the company - because of course if you…
  • » 10/30/08 11:30am 10/30/08 11:30am

Conservatives Use Sexism To Attack, Undermine Feminists

When I wrote my first real post » 9/15/08 4:00pm 9/15/08 4:00pm about Sarah Palin as the Republican's Vice Presidential nominee, I noted — as many others were noting and — that she was hardly the candidate with the best or even remotely complete record on women's issues like reproductive choice or pay equity. I did so even as my email inbox was…