Tag: fact checking

Gosh, did Hillary Clinton get cheered for promising to raise taxes on the middle class? Sure, if you're a complete idiot!

Donald Trump gave a speech about Hillary Clinton, and thanks to the miracle of Twitter, it was fact-checked to pieces while in progress.

Cliven Bundy has filed a massively stupid lawsuit against President Obama, Sen. Harry Reid, and the federal judge in his criminal case. It's good for some laughs if nothing else.

So here's a thing that happened in Indianapolis Monday: Donald Trump had lunch with his now-exonerated Head Thug Corey Lewandowski, his social media director...

Donald Trump The Campaign released a very classy video Monday in which Donald Trump The Candidate defended against claims that Donald Trump The University...

Americans are an inquisitive people, always driven to seek out answers to the questions that matter, like "Is there proof of Albert Einstein's theorized...

We've gotten accustomed to some pretty weird stuff happening during Republican debates, like the audience booing a gay soldier because Gay is worse than...

The fact up-lookers at PolitiFact, best known for finding creative ways to label true statements as anything but -- half-true, mostly true, true-ish but not really,...

"Doctor" "Ben" "Carson" -- if that is even his real name, and we have reason to doubt -- has some real cool inspirational stories...

Ben Carson is so angry at CNN he almost seems fully awake at times. He's really cheesed off over the network's attempt to investigate claims he...

Now that Michele Bachmann has said a God-filled farewell to the House of Representatives, she's also doing a valedictory tour of rightwing media, or...

Of the many things that you may have been worried about this week, the good fact-checkers at Politifact would like to free you of...

So you probably heard about Jason Collins, the sportsball man who said he was gay last week? And almost everyone said, Oh, that's nice,...

When Americans think of "lying Rupert Murdoch-owned filthyweasels spewing rightwing talking points," they of course think of Fox News. But There's a whole 'nother...

We'd really hate to jinx anything, so we are typing this with our fingers crossed: America's Craziest Legislator Michele Bachmann (R-Circular Ruins), despite the...

Mitt Romney, that terrible, audacious liar, is going to approach the debates as a way of letting America know what a terrible, audacious liar...

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