Articles by: Shannon Barber

Will a 'pro-gay' (please!) Fox News start promoting Megyn Kelly as their straighter version of Rachel Maddow?? @EW.com

Hate Group Thinks Megyn Kelly’s Primetime Spot Means Fox News Is Now ‘Pro-Gay’

Rabidly homophobic hate group thinks that Fox News is now somehow pro-gay.

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’47 Percent Negro’: Anti-Obama Racists Show Up To Protest At Arizona Event

’47 Percent Negro’: Anti-Obama Racists Show Up To Protest At Arizona Event

Racists take over the message and the story at a Presidential speaking engagement in Phoenix, Arizona, on Tuesday with chants like he is ’47 percent negro.’

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Social media is being used in a new and disturbing way, as a murderer blithely posts his confession and a picture of his dead wife's body on Facebook. Image @ CBS News

Florida Man Posts Photo Of Wife’s Bloody Body, Complete With Murder Confession, To Facebook

Social media is being used in a new and disturbing way, as a murderer blithely posts his confession and a picture of his dead wife’s body on Facebook.

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Crazy Fundamentalist Thinks Dog Is Possessed, Blows It Up

Fundamentalist nutcase blows up his family’s dog because he thinks it is possessed by the devil, and in preparation for the rapture.

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A creepy puppet, a fixation on sex, and an alleged plot to eat kids... this particular 'Christian entertainer' seems to have missed the memo on morality.

Christian Entertainer Serving 20 Years After Getting Caught Planning To Eat Kids (VIDEO)

A creepy puppet, a fixation on sex, and an alleged plot to eat kids… this particular ‘Christian entertainer’ seems to have missed the memo on morality.

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Edward Snowden Finally Able To Leave Moscow Airport After Receiving Russian Asylum

Whistle-blower Edward Snowden has finally gained asylum in Russia, and has left the airport in Moscow for an undisclosed, safe location.

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Rep. Steve King Wants Us To Believe Most Immigrants Are Drug Runners

Rep. Steve King Wants Us To Believe Most Immigrants Are Drug Runners

Rep. Steve King shows himself to be an amazingly racist, anti-immigrant hack, doubling down on his comments when he is called out.

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More Evidence To Suggest Zimmerman Car Crash Rescue Was Staged Emerges

More Evidence To Suggest Zimmerman Car Crash Rescue Was Staged Emerges

New allegations come forward as the people involved in the George Zimmerman rescue begin vanishing off of social media websites.

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PR Stunt Or Dumb Luck? Zimmerman Alledgedly Rescues Family From Car Crash Days After Acquittal

PR Stunt Or Dumb Luck? Zimmerman Alledgedly Rescues Family From Car Crash Days After Acquittal

One of the most hated men in the country just happens to have been nearby to show off his heroics. That’s quite a bit of luck. Or is it?

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Virginia's GOP Attorney General, Ken Cuccinelli. Photo from blog.heartland.org.

Virginia GOP Nominee Doubles Down On Hate: Gay People Are ‘Soulless’ and ‘Self Destructive’

It’s 2013 and Ken Cuccinelli, Virginia’s GOP candidate for governor, still makes anti-gay remarks. Keep that bigotry in check, sir, times are a-changin’.

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NYC Pride Parade Bursting At The Seams With Joy

NYC Pride Parade Bursting At The Seams With Joy

This years NYC Pride Parade was a little bit more joyful, the participants with a little more to celebrate, as this is the first year of full equality.

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Without embracing homosexuality as right, but apologizing for what Exodus has done wrong, 'ex-gay' therapy leader builds long-awaited bridge to community. Image @UPI

Exodus International Closes Doors After Three Decades Of Anti-Gay Bigotry

Without embracing homosexuality as right, but apologizing for what Exodus has done wrong, ‘ex-gay’ therapy leader builds long-awaited bridge to community.

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New Study Shows Same-Sex Couples Experience Housing Discrimination At Alarming Rates

New Study Shows Same-Sex Couples Experience Housing Discrimination At Alarming Rates

An old problem is alive and well as LGBT couples face housing discrimination. It is a shame for this to exist in the 21st century.

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In An Act Of Clear Desperation, George Zimmerman’s Lawyers Try To Poison Potential Jurors

Jury poisoning is an age-old – and underhanded – tactic. Zimmerman’s attorneys are giving it a whirl.

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Alex Jones Shows His Homophobic Side By Targeting Rachel Maddow For Being A Lesbian (VIDEO)

Alex Jones Shows His Homophobic Side By Targeting Rachel Maddow For Being A Lesbian (VIDEO)

Alex Jones has already solidified his brand as a paranoiac nut-case. Now he’s fleshing out his bona fides as an ignorant bigot.

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Radical Nutjob Michele Bachmann Says God Will Repeal Obamacare

Radical Nutjob Michele Bachmann Says God Will Repeal Obamacare

Obamacare replaces a broken healthcare where millions go uninsured and untreated, while Michele Bachmann and the GOP try to pray it away.

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Callous AP Headline Equates Rape And Consensual Sex

Callous AP Headline Equates Rape And Consensual Sex

Words matter and when an act of violence – rape – is characterized as anything less in a newspaper headline, it’s bad reporting and dismissive of a crime.

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Orchard Gardens student Janeilah Vazquez, from the Orchard Gardens Pilot School in Roxbury, MA, paints a portrait of Yo-Yo Ma, in honor of the celebrated cellist's visit to the school back in December. Photo by Chris Evans for the Boston Herald. http://bostonherald.com/news_opinion/local_coverage/2012/12/students_welcome_yo_yo_ma_damian_woetzel

Boston Principal Fires Security, Funds More Arts, Sees Test Scores Skyrocket

This heartwarming story shows that violence begets violence, while letting all of that go and trying something different can yield amazing results.

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Pushing Creationism In Schools Loses Money For Louisiana

Louisiana is finding itself losing tax revenue as science based industries flee the state after the introduction of anti-science Creationist elements into science classrooms across the state.

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SC House Defies Federal Government And Passes Bill To Avoid Implementing Obamacare

Once again, for the umpteenth time, I feel ashamed to say that I am a native South Carolinian.

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