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08/22/05 :: By Drew Johnston
Thesis: Liberals Kick Ass
Categories :: Satire

We kick so much ass.




07/21/05 :: By Drew Johnston
Only Political Reviews: Clerks.
Categories :: Entertainment :: Film Reviews :: Humor :: Satire

Part one in what will hopefully become a series of Only Political Reviews. First up: the independent classic Clerks.




06/23/05 :: By Drew Johnston
Operation Yellow Elephant: Making a Difference One Wingnut at a Time
Categories :: Conservatives :: Hypocrisy :: Republicans :: Satire

Are young chickenhawk conservatives really cowardly hypocrites, or have they just been denied an opportunity? Let's find out. An audience participation post.




06/01/05 :: By Drew Johnston
Making Sense of Fringe Right-Wing Blowhards, Part III: Fire Coming Out of a Wingnut's Head
Categories :: Satire

#3 in my series of Found Poems based on Wingnutty e-mails. If you're wondering what the jelly-donut thing is supposed to mean, well, I can't help you there.




05/06/05 :: By P. M. Carpenter
Entering the Divine Comedy of Talk Radio Hell
Categories :: Satire This morning I’m headed off for parts so redneck they make Capitol Hill’s Republican cloakroom look like a bi-sexual commie bastion. I speak, of course, of the Missouri-Arkansas Ozarks. I once lived there, still have family there, and in a...


04/14/05 :: By Drew Johnston
Modding the Nation: The Conclusion
Categories :: Satire

The conclusion to simulation #2. This time, it's good news.




04/12/05 :: By Drew Johnston
Modding the Nation: Taking All Bets
Categories :: Satire

The Alpha Centauri simulations return! Watch as I simultaneously indulge my love of classic strategy games and show off my political wisdom.




02/18/05 :: By Bonnie Yarbrough
Friday's Funnies: The Shrub Zone
Categories :: Satire

Let me see if I’ve got this right. TeamBush, happily ensconced in their renovated Lincoln Bedroom are widely (mis)quoting FDR, Bill Clinton, and Harry Reid on privatization. When RepubliCons stoop to using popular and populist Democrats as their sources, you know you’re in The Shrub Zone.

Here are this week’s oxymoronic observations from deep within . . . The Shrub Zone (eerily lilting background music):




12/10/04 :: By Stu Finkel
The Great Debate
Categories :: Democrats :: Satire :: Tactics

Tom Tomorrow nails in less than a nutshell why Democrats need to change the way they approach politics, and I can only hope that someone sends Harry Reid a thousand copies of this cartoon to be plastered as wallpaper in his Minority Leader's Office.




12/08/04 :: By Stu Finkel
Stephen Colbert
Categories :: Bush Administration :: Humor :: Satire

From Tuesday's Daily Show:

JS: But Stephen, what you seem to be suggesting is that the way to keep your job in this administration is to be a failure.

SC: No, Jon. A colossal failure.




11/28/04 :: By Stu Finkel
Onion: White House Thanksgiving Turkey Detained Without Counsel
Categories :: Satire

The Onion continues to be a national treasure, one of my weekly must reads, and I just had to make sure y'all caught the latest great story: "White House Thanksgiving Turkey Detained Without Counsel"




11/13/04 :: By Drew Johnston
Modding the Election: The Aftermath
Categories :: Satire

The thrilling conclusion to "Modding the Election".




11/11/04 :: By Drew Johnston
Modding the Election: An Epic Struggle
Categories :: Satire

While my colleagues are assembling detailed election analyses and long lists of facts, I'm playing computer games and calling it work. Ah, to be an Internet political satirist.




10/29/04 :: By Stu Finkel
Cats on Capitol Hill
Categories :: Satire

George Bush is taking a stroll around Capitol Hill with a senior member of  Congress when he meets a little girl carrying a small basket with a  blanket over it.




10/12/04 :: By Cary W. Blankenship
Wisdom of Bubbie
Categories :: Satire

The creativity of this production shows that the Democrats are alive and well. You should pass it around but first watch, enjoy.

Wisdom of Bubbie




10/05/04 :: By Drew Johnston
The Tough Guy Challenges
Categories :: Campaigns :: Satire

Conservatives want a tough guy in the White House. I think I can help them find one.




09/21/04 :: By Peter Perkowski
And The Lord Doth Smote
Categories :: Satire

Map of three Florida hurricanes demonstrates God's wrath against Florida Republicans (or does it?).




09/21/04 :: By Tom Ball
Too Good Not to Steal
Categories :: Satire

Excellent cartoon showing the ridiculous spin the GOP has successfully cast to turn an ignorant, stubborn, oaf into a 'strong leader'. Oh...and a Letterman Top 10.




09/17/04 :: By Cary W. Blankenship
A Little Humor for the Weekend
Categories :: Satire

How many members of the Bush Administration does it take to replace a light bulb?




08/31/04 :: By Drew Johnston
Bush Makes an Honest Statement; Armageddon Begins
Categories :: Satire Bizarre climactic and tectonic behavior have scientists and theologians alike talking about the end of the world. Over the last week, the eastern seaboard has been raked with storms of sulfur and molten lead, killing thousands. The Midwest has experienced...


08/27/04 :: By Tom Ball
Breaking News: Evidence Emerges of George W. Bush Affair
Categories :: Satire

In a shocking development, photographic and DNA evidence have been made public that proves President Bush had an adulterous and (some say) bestial affair.




08/22/04 :: By Drew Johnston
Furbies of Doom and other Prognostications
Categories :: Satire

The CIA stumps for Bush, so I mock them ruthlessly.




08/18/04 :: By Tom Ball
White House For Sale
Categories :: Corporate Welfare :: Satire

However, just today it was reported that strong bids for this prime residence are still being tendered...so you still might have a chance if you act quickly.




08/09/04 :: By Drew Johnston
Memorandum: National Preparedness Month
Categories :: Satire From: The Dept. Of Homeland Security To: Vice President Richard Cheney Subject: National Preparedness Month As you know, September is to be declared National Preparedness Month. We have drawn up a preliminary schedule of events which will require the approval...


07/23/04 :: By Drew Johnston
Making Sense of Fringe Right-Wing Blowhards
Categories :: Satire

A few years ago, I had to do a “found poem” for a creative writing class. For those of you not familiar with the term; a “found poem” is a poem composed of phrases taken from other publications and reassembled to form something new. It’s not my favorite form of writing, but it can be good for a challenge. Today, I present a sample of this style: A found poem composed of phrases taken from the latest edition of the Democratic Underground Hate Mail Bag. Edits have been made for clarity and decency, but I have tried to preserve the “unique” spelling, grammar and capitalization of the original authors.




07/21/04 :: By Drew Johnston
Clinton Aide Subject To Yet More Nonsense Accusations
Categories :: Satire One of the stories circulating throughout the right-wing community is this bit about Clinton-era National Security Advisor and former Kerry campaigner Sandy Berger. Supposedly, Sandy stole sensitive documents regarding Clinton’s anti-terrorism policy from the National Archives. It’s worth noting that...


06/01/04 :: By Tom Ball
GOP Flaunts Positive Effects of Global Warming
Categories :: Global Warming :: Satire

In a stunning turnaround, Republican officials yesterday took time from their busy Memorial Day schedules to not only admit that global warming is a part of reality but also to tout its benefits to the world.




Headlines
06/10/05

  • Dem leader Nancy Pelosi: 'We have to destroy their brand'
  • After funding cuts, senator says GOP targets Sesame Street for 'destruction'
  • Hearing Set on Downing Street Minutes, War Plan
  • Family Values: Porn star at GOP fundraiser - GOP committee says no qualms with paid sexpert at president's dinner
  • Sexual Predators Cost Catholic Church $1B And Counting
  • Crackpots Invade Tulsa Zoo
  • Babyface a Losing Look for Politicians



  • Recent Posts
  • Thesis: Liberals Kick Ass
  • Only Political Reviews: Clerks.
  • Operation Yellow Elephant: Making a Difference One Wingnut at a Time
  • Making Sense of Fringe Right-Wing Blowhards, Part III: Fire Coming Out of a Wingnut's Head
  • Entering the Divine Comedy of Talk Radio Hell
  • Modding the Nation: The Conclusion
  • Modding the Nation: Taking All Bets
  • Friday's Funnies: The Shrub Zone
  • The Great Debate
  • Stephen Colbert
  • Onion: White House Thanksgiving Turkey Detained Without Counsel
  • Modding the Election: The Aftermath
  • Modding the Election: An Epic Struggle
  • Cats on Capitol Hill
  • Wisdom of Bubbie
  • The Tough Guy Challenges
  • And The Lord Doth Smote
  • Too Good Not to Steal
  • A Little Humor for the Weekend
  • Bush Makes an Honest Statement; Armageddon Begins
  • Breaking News: Evidence Emerges of George W. Bush Affair
  • Furbies of Doom and other Prognostications
  • White House For Sale
  • Memorandum: National Preparedness Month
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