Politics and its Discontents: The Next Four Years Should Be Interesting Indeed

It doesn’t seem to matter to America’s rabid right wing that they got what they wanted: a man in the White House who they believe will magically solve all the problems bedeviling their crumbling empire. No, for them that is only the beginning. Until all bow before them in abject and utter obeisance, victory is ...

Politics and its Discontents: Where Ignorance And Racism Reign Supreme

Yep, that would be Fox News. Watch the following ‘deep’ sociological discussion between Bill O’Reilly and Donald Trump as the former discusses why black youth are unemployable. How many stereotypes can you spot? Start at about the 3:50 mark: Recommend this Post

Montreal Simon: The War on Christmas is Over Somebody Tell Nina Grewal

Well I know it may be hard to believe, but it seems like that old Con favourite, the imaginary War on Christmas, is finally over.The Fox News nutbar Bill O'Reilly has declared victory. Again."I won the 'War on Christmas!'" he said. "I've been doing this for about 10 years and this is the only year ...

Politics and its Discontents: But Are His Pants On Fire?

That is a question only Bill O’Reilly can answer, but given his veracity-challenged career, I would not his response at face value. The fun begins at about the 2:40 mark below as Keith Olbermann pierces some O’Reilly-concocted mythology: Recommend this Post

Politics and its Discontents: It Seems That Bill O’Reilly Got A Few Things Wrong About Jesus

At least according to scholar Resa Aslan: Recommend this Post

Pushed to the Left and Loving It: It’s High Time Canadians Started Listening to Bill O’Reilly at Fox News

The Conservative Movement, that has been gaining momentum since the 1960s, has made one of their missions, destroying progressive agencies; especially those that support the Welfare State. In the U.S., they honed in on ACORN (Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now), that advocated for low- and moderate-income families. What bothered Conservatives the most about ...

Dead Wild Roses: Stewart vs. O’Reilly – The Great Debate

Great from the opening statement forward. Filed under: Politics Tagged: Bill O’Reilly, Debate, Jon Stewart

Politics and its Discontents: It’s Easy To Malign The Poor

There are just so many of them, the reasons for which Bill O’Reilly and Geraldo Rivera turn their mighty intellects to articulate: Please note that while the video plays in Explorer, it does not seem to work with Chrome. Recommend this Post

Death By Trolley: Whose death would stun the Western World?

A month ago I asked readers What is the most misunderstood idea of all time? My next big (slightly morbid) question is Whose death would stun the Western World? A few years ago when Michael Jackson unexpectedly died, it felt like the world sort of skipped a few beats. I was in South Korea at ...

350 or bust: Chasing Ice: Fox News Fan Discovers Bill O’Reilly Lies About Climate Change

Here’s a video that’s going viral. When I first watched it on Tuesday, it had just over 3,000 views. Late on Tuesday it was posted on DeSmogBlog.com , and when I saw it there yesterday it was up to 18,000. This morning it’s up to 44,571. So if you’re interested in what a diehard Bill ...

Dead Wild Roses: The DWR Sunday Disservice – You Can’t Explain It: Must Have Been God

There is a conversation that happens all the time between theists and non-believers. I have engaged in it many times myself as well as observed others engaging in it more times than I can count. While there are a number of seemingly valid ways atheists could deal with this conversation, I have come to believe ...

LeDaro: Bill O’Reilly and Rush Limbaugh on Trayvon Martin’s murder

Rush Limbaugh: Bill O’Reilly: I believe these two bastards should be arrested too. They’re spreading too much hatred. Is it possible that this hate-mongering is resulting into some of the hate crimes?

DeSmogBlog: Fox News Versus The Muppets: Do Conservatives Have Different Senses of Humor Than Liberals?

kermit.jpg You’ve probably already heard: In a video “press conference” that has already been seen by almost two million people, Kermit and Miss Piggy take on, and take down, Fox News. The provocation? A comment by a conservative media watcher, Dan Gainor of the Media Research Center, on the Fox Business Channel—accusing the new Muppets movie ...

Video: Bill O’Reilly uses umbrella to strike man, walks away with broken umbrella, asks police to arrest victim

Unbelievable. This from a man who specializes in ambush interviews, broadcasting them edited without advising his audience. It’s hilarious watching media elite O’Reilly walking away with a busted weapon over his head, whining to a cop that he should arrest the actual victim for getting in the way of his big, swinging umbrella. Poor right ...

Politics and its Discontents: Bill O’Reilly on UC-Davis Pepper-Spraying: No Big Deal

I don’t think the following video needs any commentary on my part: Recommend this Post

Red Tory v.3.0.3: O’Reilly on Sun News

Charles Adler slobbers over Fox News star Bill O’Reilly in hopes of casting some reflected attention on his obscure Sun TV program. I wonder if O’Reilly’s latest book will suffer the same fate as his last tome when copies of it were donated to a forward base of the U.S. military in Afghanistan?

Department of shocking headlines, QMI edition

From LFPress.com comes this shocking news item: “Talk show superstar supports oilsands”. Who’s the ‘superstar’? Why, Bill O’Reilly of Fox News, that’s who. Shocked yet? I didn’t think so.

Kevin O’Leary under fire for hatchet job on Chris Hedges. Sun Media rides to the rescue.

You won’t find the Sun tabloid chain – no stranger to hatchet jobs – siding with the ‘state broadcaster’ often. But when it comes to the Bill O’Reilly attack dog of the CBC, Sun can make an exception. (I’m pretty sure Sun has also recently deified Don Cherry in light of the flack he’s taken for ...

Dead Wild Roses: Bill O’Reilly Stumps Internet by Questioning the ‘Mysterious Tides’

His ignorance is like a shield of steel… Filed under: Humour Tagged: Bill O’Reilly, Fail, Science Fail, Stupid People with a following, The Tides

LeDaro: Keith Olbermann on Glenn Beck’s "Hitler Youth Camp" remarks

Bill O’Reilly gives a different twist that Anders Behring Breivik must not be considered a Christian. However in case of Muslims if one fanatic carries out violence then all Muslims are terrorists according to O’Reilly. Talking about double-talk. Watch Olbermann video here.

The Church Of Mothra - Home Of The Breakfast Mojito! ©: Bill O’Reilly The Impaler Vs. Fictional European History

On today’s Billoreilly.com, Bill shows off his historical knowledge (which is a momentary break from his utter mangling of current events) by comparing Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin to Vlad Tepeş, AKA Vlad The Impaler, AKA Dracula. Bram Stoker based the character of Dracula on the historical Vlad, who was notorious for his cruelty. Some ...

The Church Of Mothra - Home Of The Breakfast Mojito! ©: Bill O’Reilly The Impaler Vs. Fictional European History

On today’s Billoreilly.com, Bill shows off his historical knowledge (which is a momentary break from his utter mangling of current events) by comparing Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin to Vlad Tepeş, AKA Vlad The Impaler, AKA Dracula. Bram Stoker based the character of Dracula on the historical Vlad, who was notorious for his cruelty. Some ...

The Church Of Mothra - Home Of The Breakfast Mojito! ©: Bill O’Reilly The Impaler Vs. Fictional European History

On today’s Billoreilly.com, Bill shows off his historical knowledge (which is a momentary break from his utter mangling of current events) by comparing Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin to Vlad Tepeş, AKA Vlad The Impaler, AKA Dracula. Bram Stoker based the character of Dracula on the historical Vlad, who was notorious for his cruelty. Some ...