The recent round of DC scandals has been good for rightbloggers -- for about a month they've been devoted to plumping up Benghazi, IRS, NSA, and other controversies, and have succeeded in knocking down the President's approval ratings. High fives all around! But seasons change, and Scandal Spring i ... More >>
Here are the 10 best concerts in the city this week, in no particular order.
Conor Oberst is ready to fight
Presidential candidates Mitt Romney and Barack Obama sparred last night in a 90-minute debate viewed by an estimated 40 million Americans.Regardless of who you think won the debate, the truth is we're all losers -- billionaire buffoon Donald Trump was mentioned twice.Of all the fruitcake reality TV ... More >>
A hostile Supreme Court. A feckless Obama administration. America's war on Mexicans has gone too far.
The U.S. Supreme Court And President Obama leave the undocumented and their allies no choice but to escalate civil disobedience
Yesterday, veteran Voice scribe Steven Thrasher apparently spent a good chunk of his day kvetching about me in the form of a lengthy blog post, in which he called me a racist. He then challenged me (without ever actually speaking to me -- or replying to multiple emails -- of course) to some sort ... More >>
If you're an illegal immigrant working in New York, you've got a friend in a pretty high place: the New York Attorney General's Office.Attorney General Eric Schneiderman penned an op-ed yesterday, in which he vows to "never ask your immigration status, or share immigration information with federa ... More >>
Credit: Kyle T. Webster The outrageous behavior of Amazon, Visa, Mastercard, and PayPal directed at WikiLeaks represents a much greater threat to America than any of the alleged security breaches from Julian Assange. These companies moved to cut off WikiLeaks' ability to collect donations and dist ... More >>
A new study reveals that 100 percent of the Arizona sheriff's fans are morons
¡A LA CHINGADA WITH ARIZONA'S SB1070!
Thanks to State Senator Russell Pearce and Governor Jan Brewer
Mexicans are short, impervious to cold
The MtyMx site in Monterrey.We've taken a certain amount of joy in mocking the terrified teenagers and timid, jingoistic bloggers who greeted the announcement of Todd P's MtyMx Festival in Monterrey, Mexico, with the type of hysteria normally reserved for frothing nutjobs like Arizona-based " ... More >>
Joe Arpaio -- the sadistic sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona who has instituted a female chain gang, cut prisoners to two meals a day, and is contemplating a run for Governor -- was invited for some reason to respond to questions by professors at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and ... More >>
Sheriff Joe Arpaio, whose aggressive racial profiling, attempted intimidation of the press, and flashy abusive treatment of the prisoners under his supervision have made him a hero on the nativist right, says the feds are not the boss of him. Arpaio, who has carried out 11 "sweeps" of suspec ... More >>
Back in November, I wrote something I titled "The Day Janet Napolitano Will Never Live Down," and I wasn't kidding around.Yesterday, the Times, in its assessment of Napolitano as a candidate for a Supreme Court nomination, led off its profile of her with, I was happy to see, a fairly robust descript ... More >>
The onset of swine flu has inspired all sorts of different reactions. President Barack Obama is telling Americans to do common sense things like not go to school if you feel sick (Thanks, Barack!) Rightbloggers and folks like Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio are using it to unleash anti-immigrant sentimen ... More >>
Naturally, Know-Nothings consider Arizona'sArpaio a hero
Janet Napolitanos Sorry Service in Arizona Makes Her a Terrible Choice for Homeland Security Secretary
Jail Cam Raises Hackles and a Lawsuit When Links to Porno Sites Are Discovered
Playboy Would Create a Hostile Working Environment in Jail