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A Not-So-Fond Farewell To The ‘Boats And Hoes PAC’

A Not-So-Fond Farewell To The ‘Boats And Hoes PAC’

Yes, there actually was a political action committee with the politically incorrect name “Boats and Hoes PAC” – that is, until some liberal media jerks and dirty filthy hippie bloggers actually reported that there was a political action committee with the politically incorrect name “Boats and Hoes PAC“. A Texas political action committee called Boats […]

April 17, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Texan Going To State Prison For Urinating On The Alamo

That’ll get 23-year-old El Paso resident Daniel Athens 18 months. Athens was also ordered to pay $4000 in restitution by District Judge Ray Olivarri. Since Athens is not eligible for parole, he will have to serve the entirety of his 18-month sentence. As detailed in a San Antonio Police Department report, an Alamo Ranger spotted […]

April 15, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Rick Perry Lawyers Up

Rick Perry Lawyers Up

Rick Perry lawyers up for criminal investigation of bribery, coercion, abuse of authority (VIDEO) (via The Political Carnival) Texas Governor Rick Perry, that quick thinker who couldn’t remember his third talking point during the 2012 presidential debates, is lawyering up. There is a criminal investigation underway into whether he illegally withheld money from the Travis […]

April 14, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Adviser To Texas GOP In Governor’s Race: ‘No Woman Has Been A Significant Original Thinker’

Adviser to Texas Republican Greg Abbott: “No woman has been a significant original thinker” (via FreakOutNation) An adviser for Greg Abbott, Charles Murray, is a controversial libertarian thinker who believes women’s brains are smaller than men’s and now he has doubled down on his anti-female rhetoric. He also suggested that “women have played a proportionally… […]

April 9, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Texas Prosecutors Pimp-Slap James O’Keefe

That’s gonna leave a mark! We could not resist posting that headline – especially given that the infamous grifter was given a judicial beatdown by red state prosecutors. And yes, schadenfreude makes any Monday special. A Texas judge dismissed a complaint based on claims from a video produced by conservative fabulist James O’Keefe after special […]

April 7, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Ted Cruz Signs $1.25 Million Book Deal

Taking extreme positions and making enemies on both sides of the aisle is turning out to be lucrative for Texas Senator Ted Cruz. …the Washington Examiner reports that Cruz’s deal with HarperCollins to write a “personal memoir about his controversial days in Washington and his vision for the future” will be worth even more than […]

April 2, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Federal Court Upholds Texas’s Strict Anti-Abortion Laws

Even though the new laws have resulted in the closing of 20 clinics around the state, the federal appeals court said these new restrictions don’t negatively impact the health of women. A panel of judges at the New Orleans-based 5th Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a lower court judge who said the rules violate the […]

March 27, 2014 / More... ( comments)

2016 Hopeful Rick Perry Spent $2.9 Million On Out-Of-State Travel

Tab for Gov Rick Perry’s out-of-state travel security tops $2.9 million (via FreakOutNation) The cost for Gov. Rick Perry’s security since 2010 when he travels out of state is more than $2.9 million, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. The San Antonio Express-News reports the DPS tally covers the cost of food, fuel, […]

March 27, 2014 / More... ( comments)

A dashcam video shows a Dallas police officer punching and pistol-whipping a suspect he stopped for a traffic violation after a chase. Officer Rene Villanueva has been fired and is also facing criminal charges of Official Oppression and Assault. It all stems from an incident in November when Villanueva was reportedly working an off-duty job […]

March 24, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Town Pays Ted Nugent $16,000 Not To Show Up

Longview, Texas was going to have Ted Nugent appear at it’s Fourth of July festival, but then thought better of it. The city had reached a verbal agreement with Nugent, scheduling the rocker as the headliner who would play inside the Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Center during the town’s Independence Day celebration. To break […]

March 21, 2014 / More... ( comments)

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