*It’s so scary to think that the Republicans were able to slip a fast one on us and take hold of the House like that when it’s obvious that a few of them are more than a quarter short of 25 cents.

Anderson Cooper doesn’t play politics, but even he got upset and had to debunk a rumor that was spread like wildfire across conservative radio shows and media in what seemed like minutes.

During an interview with Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) on federal budget cuts and spending, she told his viewers that the Obama’s upcoming trip to Asia was costing U.S. taxpayers $200 million per day.  His entourage would include 2,000 people (more…)