May 15, 2015 5:00 pm -


The recent fatal crash of an Amtrak passenger train has truly brought out the best in conservatives, who have long fought against funding for the passenger rail system. When confronted with the consequences of their actions this week, House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) did the responsible thing: flipped shit and then walked the hell out of his press conference, to laughter from reporters…READ MORE



D.B. Hirsch
D.B. Hirsch is a political activist, news junkie, and retired ad copy writer and spin doctor. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

8 responses to John Boehner Storms Out Of Press Conference Over ‘Stupid’ Amtrak Question

  1. allison1050 May 15th, 2015 at 5:59 pm

    Just like a petulant child.

  2. Carla Akins May 15th, 2015 at 7:21 pm

    Tommy, did you folks catch before his afternoon cocktail?

  3. Obewon May 15th, 2015 at 8:04 pm

    Only 640 K to 1 M total daily FNC viewers live in Boehner’s bubble.

  4. majii May 15th, 2015 at 10:23 pm

    GOP/TP politicians are good at doing sneaky things in Congress that negatively impact citizens, but they’re horrible when they’re asked about them in public. It’s then that they become very testy and resort to saying that the questions from members of the press are “stupid” and begin looking for any excuse to explain their actions in voting against important measures/issues.

  5. liberalMD May 15th, 2015 at 10:50 pm

    If you think the question was stupid, just wait until you hear the answer!

    • whatthe46 May 15th, 2015 at 11:00 pm

      man, they prove it time and time again, they can’t handle the good tough questions.

  6. robert May 16th, 2015 at 4:58 am

    boehner must be avoiding the question where the victums have to split a 200 million pot ?

    Regulations Cant live with them

    Cant live without them

  7. rg9rts May 16th, 2015 at 5:58 am

    No way to put a positive spin on that story… nothing like showing the gopees true colors to the public