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Obliviously Offending the World, Teabag Edition

by Noni Mausa From the Australian :news service Tea Party Obama ‘witchdoctor’ slur offends PNG October 01, 2009 02:46pm PAPUA New Guinea tribesmen have demanded an apology from American political satirists who used their traditional dress in a witchdoctor slur against US President Barack Obama. In the offending image, a headshot of Mr Obama […]

Simple Answers to Stupid Questions (Obama and Infrastructure Edition)

Stephen Karlson, who must have eaten some bad clams or something, points to a bit of infrastructure frothing-at-the-mouth from greater Wingnuttia. Dan Riehl found Obama saying this at a campaign appearance: “Their ports, their train systems, their airports are vastly superior to us now, which means if you are a corporation deciding where to do […]