2015: Low-income families pay seven times the effective tax rate that the rich pay. Obama: Treating Drug Use As a Criminal Problem Is Counterproductive (re: Marijuana) The governor of Florida favored drug testing welfare recipients. His wife owns the drug testing company GOP mentions immigration in State of The Union rebuttal...but only in the Spanish version to a Spanish-speaking audience A closer look at inheritance taxes: "...Uncle Jack put $1 million into a tax-deferred investment and it rose to $100 million over the years, and then Uncle Jack died, the heirs pay no capital gains tax on that increase – under the current system." Given control of Congress and the chance to frame a jobs and economic agenda for the middle class, the first thing Republicans do is tie themselves in knots over . . . abortion and rape. "Researchers have released a working paper verifying the ability of American fast food restaurants to more than double the minimum wage of their lowest paid workers to $15 an hour over a -year period without causing...widespread employment losses and decline in profits often cited by critics..." Rand Paul says "over half" of people on disability have anxiety or a bad back. Problem is, the real number doesn't come close The chances of guns on campus being used to take down a Columbine-style attacker are, while something more than zero, cosmically less than the likelihood that they will go off by accident, fall into the hands of an angry or suicidal student or somehow play a key part in an playground dispute, lovers' quarrel, custody-fight confrontation or other situation that, absent a firearm, would have ended without bloodshed. GOP version of SOTU edits out Pentagon and "Not a scientist" climate change portions Gov. Bobby Jindal Says Muslim 'No-Go Zones' Do Exist, Despite Fox News Apology Fox News corrects, apologizes for 'no-go zone' remarks Coalition to Stop Gun Violence writes "Interesting project." Fox & Friends says: "Coalition to Stop Gun Violence is trashing slain Navy SEAL and 'American Sniper' Chris Kyle...saying things such as 'what goes around comes around.' Is this any way to treat one of our national heroes?" Fox Host: How Do We Spot 'Bad Guys' If We Don't Know 'Tone Of Their Skin'? Baltimore FOX affiliate caught faking "Kill a Cop" protest chant. He claimed this was evidence of murderously violent rhetoric on the part of anti-brutality protesters in Washington, D.C.; only problem, they weren't chanting "kill a cop" at all Fox News' worst Cliven Bundy lies: 22 right-wing delusions about the absurd standoff So That 'Shrimp On A Treadmill' Thing? It Was Just Another Idiotic, Fox News, Anti-Science Sham Fox reacted to decision to not indict officer who killed an unarmed man who had his hands up: 'hope nothing happens in NYC...we've got the tree lighting ceremony' Fox Devoted 57 Segments To Manufactured Obamacare Scandal Fox News Remains Blind To News Of Obamacare's Success: Fox News warned that the Affordable Care Act is "unpopular" and "failing the public" the day before health care exchanges opened for the 2015 enrollment period, ignoring new polling data that shows the law is overwhelmingly popular among its enrollees.