The Texas Senator tries yet again to make himself into a human monkey wrench.
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What's the matter with the post office?
This might be the 1 percent's worst ambassador yet.
Pity the billionaires. It's a tough world up there.
This Kansas Republican must be feeling a bit like Dorothy in 'The Wizard of Oz.'
Note to PepsiCo: There's nothing 'natural' about Cheetos.
Just when you thought the über-rich couldn't get any more narcissistic or nutty...
You know what America needs? More jobs, that's what.
Even more amazing: Governor "Oops" was on the conference health care panel.
How is hurting your constituents a good political strategy?
Crimes that were once prosecuted now earn banksters a raise.
Great: The NSA's dragnet is expensive AND useless.
Dr. King would not be pleased about this.
Organized crime is the only way to explain this level of sheltered corruption.
There's no reason these women should work all season without being paid.