Billionaire who compares taxes to a “Nazi invasion” signs on with Mitt Romney. There’s more at ThinkProgress.
The Washington Post fact-checks the “tax-and-spend Democrats” mantra and other false claims of Republican guru Grover Norquist and gives “the Grover” three Pinocchios. There’s more at the Washington Post.
Speaking of playing loose with the facts, the Washington Post gives “four Pinocchios” for the wild claims of Tea Party darling Michelle Bachmann. There’s more at the Washington Post.
Ghosts of Bush-Cheney foreign policy disasters return to haunt us as “Neocons” sign on with Newt. There’s more at TPM.
Senate Democrats gear up to fight for payroll tax cut. There’s more at the New York Times.
Washington corporate lobbyists launch $850,000 smear campaign against Occupy movement. There’s more at ThinkProgress.
Scandal-ridden Herman Cain faces a new round of unseemly revelations. There’s more at TPM.
Marine Gen. James F. Amos, a formerly vocal military leader who opposed lifting the ban on gays serving openly, now acknowledges his concerns were unfounded. In fact, he says, Marines have embraced the change. There’s more at the Associated Press.
Trouble in paradise? New Hampshire Tea Party receives an “over the transom” unmarked envelope smearing Newt Gingrich. There’s more at Portsmouth Patch Network.
After threatening a high school student for criticizing him on Twitter, Kansas Republican U.S. Senator Sam Brownback backs down. There’s more on ThinkProgress.
After only ten days and with over six weeks to go, Wisconsin voters are over halfway to the required signatures for Scott Walker recall. There’s more at Daily Kos.
With Thanksgiving 2012 out of the way, the right-wing media hauls out the annual fake “War of Christmas” seasonal theme. There’s more at Media Matters.
The Economist says that the GOP’s right-wing extremism is a recipe for disaster. There’s more at the Economist.