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Maybe New York should pre-apologize

06/27/11 01:14PM

Pat Robertson warned the nation after New York passes marriage equality. Clip and verbate from RightWingWatch:I think we need to remember the term sodomy came from a town known as Sodom and Sodom was destroyed by God Almighty and the thing that they practiced was homosexual activity and even they tried to rape angels who came down there, so that’s the kind of people they were. But beyond that, Jesus when He spoke of Sodom He didn’t say anything about the homosexuality he talked about just the fact that business was as usual until God decided to destroy it. read more

#Ohio governor tiptoes over to AFP (Koch is everywhere, part II)

#Ohio governor tiptoes over to AFP (Koch is everywhere, part II)

06/27/11 10:46AM

Facing poll numbers that say he would lose by a mile in a do-over election, Ohio Governor John Kasich quietly woos Tea Partiers in Ohio with this video. Posted May 31 on Americans for Prosperity-Ohio's YouTube account, the pitch comes with a message: "This video is unlisted. Only those with the link can see it." That now includes you. UPDATE: AFP just took the video down -- anyone got a backup copy? read more

FreedomWorks' Matt Kibbe sells the big idea.

Koch brothers selling tax cuts for millionaires, coupons for Grandma

06/27/11 10:11AM

The Paul Ryan plan to end Medicare and preserve tax cuts for the rich remains broadly unpopular, except perhaps among those who don't expect to need Medicare and would qualify for the Bush breaks. Those lucky people are now trying to sell the rest of us on Vouchercare.FreedomWorks, a Koch brothers joint, held a boot camp for the Tea Party this weekend in Washington, D.C. The New York Times reports that FreedomWorks wants Tea Partiers to take another at Congressman Ryan's proposals, in its own version of a debt commission. read more

Morning Maddow: June 27

06/27/11 08:06AM

It's Michele Bachmann announcement day (the real one as opposed to this one). Bachmann denies benefiting from government aid. And CBS takes her to task on her facts.Shaky ethics in Iowa presidential politics?Gay marriage in NJ, too? Gov. Christie is not a fan.There's a wildfire heading for Los Alamos National Labs (but they say don't worry about nuclear material burning). Also, a flood berm collapsed around a Nebraska nuclear plant (but they say don't worry about the nuclear material getting flooded). And don't forget there's a second Nebraska nuke plant surrounded by flood waters. read more