Articles by: Elisabeth Parker

Obama’s ‘Big Government’ Provides Storm Relief, Romney Campaigns And Collects Red Cross Rejects

Obama’s ‘Big Government’ Provides Storm Relief, Romney Campaigns And Collects Red Cross Rejects

Romney holds swing state campaign rallies disguised as ‘storm relief events’ while the President suspends campaign to coordinate storm relief.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
"President Obama promised to begin to slow the rise of the oceans... And to heal the planet... My promise is to help you and your family."

Romney’s Hurricanes And Rising Waters Jokes STILL Aren’t Funny (VIDEO)

Like a modern-day Nero fiddling while Rome burns, we know what to expect from Romney when wild winds before the hurricanes fly.

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Romney’s Vultures Cash In On Auto Bailout, Tell GM And US Treasury ‘Give Us Our Money Or We Will Shut You Down’ (VIDEO)

Romney’s Vultures Cash In On Auto Bailout, Tell GM And US Treasury ‘Give Us Our Money Or We Will Shut You Down’ (VIDEO)

How Mitt and Ann Romney made over $15 million from the auto bailout, thanks to business partner and campaign donor Paul ‘the Vulture’ Singer.

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Gay Romney Supporter And Friend Barred From Romney Event

Gay Romney Supporter And Friend Barred From Romney Event

Was it because they are gay, or because they wore matching white shorts and black Vans footwear after Labor Day?

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Breaking — Court Unseals Romney’s Testimony, But Retains Gag Order On Allred’s Client

Breaking — Court Unseals Romney’s Testimony, But Retains Gag Order On Allred’s Client

Did Romney commit perjury to help friend and Staples CEO avoid higher alimony payments?

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Election 2012 Goes Viral In Beijing: Chinese Netizens Avidly Follow US Election, Presidential Debates (微博) (VIDEO)

Election 2012 Goes Viral In Beijing: Chinese Netizens Avidly Follow US Election, Presidential Debates (微博) (VIDEO)

Did Obama’s and Romney’s restraint during the third televised debate avert a trade war and international crisis?

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Debate-Watch: A Timeline For Mitt Romney’s Vague Foreign Policy Positions

Debate-Watch: A Timeline For Mitt Romney’s Vague Foreign Policy Positions

Researching Mitt Romney’s foreign policy positions in preparation for tonight’s debate often felt like looking for a needle in a haystack.

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Romney’s Limp Blimp Crash Lands In Florida (VIDEO)

Romney’s Limp Blimp Crash Lands In Florida (VIDEO)

A 160 foot blimp emblazoned with Mitt Romney’s image and the slogan ‘American needs Romney’ crashed into an empty field in Davie, FL.

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Obama’s ‘Nice, Long, Nap’ During First Debate Left Him Well-Rested For Second Debate

Obama’s ‘Nice, Long, Nap’ During First Debate Left Him Well-Rested For Second Debate

Obama and Romney exchanged jokes as speakers at the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Dinner.

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Naked Pool Party Plutocrat Hosts More Romney Fundraisers With VP Candidate and Cronies

Naked Pool Party Plutocrat Hosts More Romney Fundraisers With VP Candidate and Cronies

Marc Leder — famous for his 47% dinner and other scandalous parties — will host another Romney for President fundraiser featuring VP Candidate Paul Ryan.

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Inlaws Behead Afghan Woman For Refusing Prostitution (NO VIDEO, THANK GOD)

Yet more scary news from Taliban-dominated Afghanistan hint at what U.S. women can expect should the anti-feminist religious zealots in our own country take over.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Second Debate: Romney And Obama Face Off On Outsourcing, Bringing Jobs Back To U.S.

Second Debate: Romney And Obama Face Off On Outsourcing, Bringing Jobs Back To U.S.

Citizen Carol Goldberg asks Mitt Romney about how he would bring jobs back to the U.S.A. during the second presidential debate, which opens up a can of Chinese worms.

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Green Party presidential and vice presidential candidates Jill Stein and Cheri Honkala being arrested in front of Hofstra University, site of the second presidential debate.

Green Party Candidates Arrested At Hofstra Debates (VIDEO)

Green Party Presidential Candidate Jill Stein and Vice Presidential Candidate Cheri Honkala were arrested at Hofstra University, site of tonight’s Presidential debates.

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June Shannon and her daughter Alana (AKA Honey Boo Boo) appear on Jimmy Kimmel's late night talk show on ABC, where Honey Boo Boo endorses President Obama.

Honey Boo Boo Endorses Obama Because Romney Likes Snooki Better

When Honey Boo Boo heard about Mitt Romney saying he prefers Jersey Shore’s Snooki to hers truly, she endorsed President Obama.

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Jason Thompson tells his father's supporters that "We have the opportunity to send Obama back to Chicago ... or Kenya," at a brunch fundraiser for GOP Senatorial Candidate (and former Governor) Tommy Thompson.

Son of Former WI Governor Wants To ‘Send Obama Back To Kenya’ (VIDEO)

Did former GOP WI Governor and Senate Candidate Tommy Thomson’s son REALLY say he wants to send President Obama back to Kenya?

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Obama and Romney Wimp Out With Pre-Debate Agreement

Obama and Romney Wimp Out With Pre-Debate Agreement

Political junkies looking forward to a rip-roaring Presidential debate this evening may wind up bitterly disappointed.

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Steve Youngblood, the pastor who said he would "like to slap" the woman who dared question the legality of political fliers in his church urging the recall of Iowa Supreme Court Justice David Wiggins, whose vote helped overturn the state's ban on gay marriage.

Pastor Wants To Bitch-Slap Pro Gay Churchgoer, Since Husband Won’t ‘Correct’ Her

A woman asked if anti-gay political fliers displayed in her church were legal. Now her pastor wants to slap her.

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Fox News host Shannon Bream Ignores Former SC Governor Mark Sanford’s racist comment, in which he warns that the president is going to “throw a lot of spears” in tomorrow’s presidential debate. Let's be charitable and assume Bream’s too young to remember the old-school racial slur, “spear-chucker.”

Say WHAT? Obama Will ‘Throw A Lot Of Spears’ In Next Debate, Warns SC Gov. Sanford On Fox News (VIDEO)

Did Former South Carolina Governor use a racial slur against President Obama?

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June 30th Anti-Walmart rally held in Los Angeles, CA. Image courtesy of Our Walmart, a national organization of Walmart associates who seek better working conditions..

Huffington Post Publishes Memo With Walmart’s Secret Strike Strategies

While Walmart’s management publicly dismisses recent strikes and demonstrations as mere publicity stunts, the Huffington Post’s leaked internal memo shows Walmart running scared.

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The abandoned Wrangler plant in Windsor, NC as shown in America the Gutted, a new documentary by Global Post Editor Thomas Mucha and New York-based journalist Solana Pyne.

A Tale Of Four Cities: New Documentary ‘America The Gutted’ Reveals High Price Of Globalization (VIDEO)

If you’ve had any doubts about the negative effects of off-shoring practices by Bain Capital and other global companies, ‘America the Gutted’ will likely lay them to rest.

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