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Right Wing Child Killer Demands Medal Of Honor At Pre-Trial

Right Wing Child Killer Demands Medal Of Honor At Pre-Trial

Anders is gripped by the same paranoia and irrational bigotry that has the GOP, Fox News and, by extension, many of their followers, by the throat.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Our Favorite Super Bowl Commercial – Stand With Arizona’s Workers (VIDEO)

Our Favorite Super Bowl Commercial – Stand With Arizona’s Workers (VIDEO)

The commercial intertwines footage of Gov. Brewer’s disastrous debate performance in the 2010 elections with an overview of how the GOP is attacking workers in the state.

Rick Santorum Says Abortion Is A Cause Of Breast Cancer (VIDEO)

Rick Santorum Says Abortion Is A Cause Of Breast Cancer (VIDEO)

During an appearance on Fox News on Sunday, Rick Santorum suggested to Chris Wallace that abortion causes breast cancer. Santorum told Wallace that he agreed with the Susan G. Komen Foundation’s announcement to cut funding to Planned Parenthood because he thinks Komen shouldn’t associate with an organization that performs procedures that cause cancer

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
‘Ex-Gay’ Group Propagandizes Maryland High School

‘Ex-Gay’ Group Propagandizes Maryland High School

At Albert Einstein High School, a group that calls themselves PFOX (Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays and Gays) sent home a flyer with the students’ report card that basically tells its LGBT students that ‘you weren’t born that way’ and, once again, ‘we can help you change.’

by Guest Writer· · News
Romney’s Firm Instructs American Airlines to Sack 13,000 Workers

Romney’s Firm Instructs American Airlines to Sack 13,000 Workers

On Wednesday, February 1st, American Airlines announced that it will take the advice of Mitt Romney’s firm, Bain Capital, and lay off 13,000 workers -15 percent of its workforce- replacing their pension plans with 401(k) plans and ending company-paid retiree healthcare.

by Emine Dilek· · News
Fox Sets High-water Mark In Hypocrisy: How DARE Obama Use Jesus For Politics? (VIDEO)

Fox Sets High-water Mark In Hypocrisy: How DARE Obama Use Jesus For Politics? (VIDEO)

In one the most jaw dropping displays of fake outrage in recent history, Fox contributor Steven Crowder let loose a diatribe against President Obama for daring to speak of his religion as the basis of his politics.

by Walt Dismay· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points
Cory Booker:  Civil Liberties Should Not Be Subject to Popular Vote

Cory Booker: Civil Liberties Should Not Be Subject to Popular Vote

The civil liberties of human beings should not be subject to popular vote! Thank goodness, we have one eloquent politician, Cory A. Booker, Mayor of Newark, NJ, who has the courage and conviction to make that point as it applies to marriage-equality.

by Mitchell S. Gilbert· · News
Indiana Republican Secretary Of State Found Guilty Of Voter Fraud

Indiana Republican Secretary Of State Found Guilty Of Voter Fraud

Let’s admit it, we all saw this one coming. After passing restrictive voter ID laws to combat non-existent voter fraud, it turns out that so far, the only people really committing voter fraud are Republicans.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Private Manning To Finally Get Day In Court

Private Manning To Finally Get Day In Court

The Wikileaks case is ready to set a trial date.

by Walt Dismay· · News
ThinkProgress Catches Rush Limbaugh Picking His Nose During The Superbowl (IMAGE)

ThinkProgress Catches Rush Limbaugh Picking His Nose During The Superbowl (IMAGE)

The website ThinkProgress was able to catch an interesting screenshot of Rush Limbaugh tonight during the Superbowl, which they posted on their facebook page.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
Mitt Romney Wins Nevada, But He Still Isn’t A Solid Bet

Mitt Romney Wins Nevada, But He Still Isn’t A Solid Bet

Mitt Romney has won the Nevada caucus. Newt Gingrich came in second while Ron Paul captured third. Rick Santorum is still dead last, but he’s still first on Google.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Fox News Analyst Says The Poor Have It Great! His Proof? They Get Gout (VIDEO)

Fox News Analyst Says The Poor Have It Great! His Proof? They Get Gout (VIDEO)

Another day, another Fox News correspondent put his *um* foot in his mouth. Fox News Business Analyst Charles Payne came to Mitt Romney’s defense by saying that he doesn’t worry about the poor either because Americans don’t die and poor people are getting gout.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Police Raid Occupy DC Camp

Police Raid Occupy DC Camp

One of the last camps left in the country is under a slow assault.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Rick Santorum Tells Gay Man That He Can’t Be Married Because Same-Sex Marriages Aren’t Beneficial To Society

Rick Santorum Tells Gay Man That He Can’t Be Married Because Same-Sex Marriages Aren’t Beneficial To Society

Rick Santorum is obsessed with same-sex marriage. No issue gets him frothier than a good old fashioned debate about gay sex and marriage equality. In fact, he probably thinks about it more often than an actual gay person does.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Ron Paul Invokes The Late Term Abortion Smoke Screen (VIDEO)

Ron Paul Invokes The Late Term Abortion Smoke Screen (VIDEO)

In an interview with CNN’s Piers Morgan, Ron Paul gave a very awkward defense of his anti-choice stance when asked what he would suggest if one of the women in his life was impregnated by rape.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
FBI Caught With Their Pants Down. Anonymous Releases Incriminating Conference Call

FBI Caught With Their Pants Down. Anonymous Releases Incriminating Conference Call

Love them or loathe them, Anonymous is not to be trifled with.

by Rebecca Cassady· · News
Teacher Puts Own Bias Above Student’s Education

Teacher Puts Own Bias Above Student’s Education

A high school class is given as essay assignment on current events. One girl’s choice was to do one on gay marriage. Gale Applegate, this girl’s teacher who gave the assignment, forbade the girl to write on that topic.

by Guest Writer· · News
Senate Democrats Introduce The ‘Buffet Rule’ As A Bill To Require The Wealthiest Americans To Pay Their Fare Share: What Tactics Will The GOP Use To Stop It?

Senate Democrats Introduce The ‘Buffet Rule’ As A Bill To Require The Wealthiest Americans To Pay Their Fare Share: What Tactics Will The GOP Use To Stop It?

Senate Democrats have introduced the ‘Buffet Rule,’ a bill that would require the top 1/10th of 1% of income earners to pay no less and 30% in federal income taxes; a rate similar to that paid by most of the remainder of American taxpayers.

by The Progressive Cop· · News
Top Of The Pyramid Billionaires, Secretly Buying The 2012 Election

Top Of The Pyramid Billionaires, Secretly Buying The 2012 Election

Pyramid schemes, the type that offer no soap, no candles, no kitchen knives, no lingerie, no lipstick, are illegal. Unless, you are talking about our entire economic system.

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Rick Santorum Tries To Scare Missouri Voters, Says Iran Could Nuke The State (VIDEO)

Rick Santorum is using Bush’s playbook: Vote for me or the scary Muslims will get you.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News