Articles by: Jameson Parker

Obama’s Now-Iconic Fist Bump Was Actually For Gay Rights (IMAGE)

Obama’s Now-Iconic Fist Bump Was Actually For Gay Rights (IMAGE)

With all the infighting and polarization, it’s easy to forget that regardless of where you stand politically, President Obama just seems like a pretty decent guy. Here’s a great reminder. You’ve probably seen the picture: President Obama smiling in mid-fist bump with a totally excited cashier at a local BBQ […]

by Jameson Parker· · News
‘Godfather of Tea Party’ Has Meltdown After CNBC Host Shows He’s Been Wrong About Everything (VIDEO)

‘Godfather of Tea Party’ Has Meltdown After CNBC Host Shows He’s Been Wrong About Everything (VIDEO)

The financial analyst credited with kickstarting the Tea Party movement couldn’t handle the truth when a CNBC host happened to point out that almost everything he had ever predicted had been horribly, laughably wrong. Rick Santelli, who reports from the floor of the Chicago Stock Exchange, made a name for […]

Dick Cheney Interview Interrupted When Protester With Handcuffs Attempts To Arrest Him (VIDEO)

Dick Cheney Interview Interrupted When Protester With Handcuffs Attempts To Arrest Him (VIDEO)

For reasons that will forever remain unclear, Politico invited former vice president Dick Cheney and his family to discuss American foreign policy despite his demonstrable cluelessness when it comes to the topic. Instead of taking a few jabs at President Obama, Cheney was nearly placed under citizens arrest when a […]

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Democrat Stands Up For Immigrant Kids: America ‘Should Protect Them’ Not Kick Them Out

Democrat Stands Up For Immigrant Kids: America ‘Should Protect Them’ Not Kick Them Out

While Republicans argue whether the best way to deter Central American kids from coming to America is to point guns at them, plant landmines, or send them to Mexico, a House Democrat took a refreshingly different approach: Why don’t we try to help them instead? In the last year, an […]

George Zimmerman Is Broke, Has No Job, And Spends $100 A Month On Vacations

George Zimmerman Is Broke, Has No Job, And Spends $100 A Month On Vacations

Apparently selling paintings on eBay isn’t enough for George Zimmerman to pay the bills. According to records released during his divorce hearing, Zimmerman claims he is jobless, debt-ridden and burning through money on vacations. Zimmerman says he’s been unable to find a job since he was acquitted last year for […]

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Israel Bombs House of Gaza Police Chief; Kills 18 of His Family Members Instead

Israel Bombs House of Gaza Police Chief; Kills 18 of His Family Members Instead

The more details that emerge about the Israeli bombings in Gaza, the less likely it seems that Israel is merely targeting militants, extremists and weapons caches. Let’s consider the latest attack: According to reports coming from inside Gaza, at least 21 Palestinians were killed on late Saturday – none of […]

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Camping Company Sprays Unbelievably Sexist ‘Slogans’ On Their Vans (PHOTOS)

Camping Company Sprays Unbelievably Sexist ‘Slogans’ On Their Vans (PHOTOS)

An Australian camping company which rents out vans for people to use as they travel through the Outback has taken the unusual approach of adorning their rentals with horrifically sexist slogans. In an effort to set itself apart from other budget-friendly camper companies, Wicked Campervans has stumbled onto being in-your-face […]

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Pope Francis Claims About 2% Of Working Catholic Clergy Are Pedophiles

Pope Francis Claims About 2% Of Working Catholic Clergy Are Pedophiles

Pope Francis is known for giving off-the-cuff speeches that keep his public relations team up at night, but the latest interview he gave with a Italian newspaper may have sent them into cardiac arrest. While speaking with the Italian La Repubblica newspaper, the Pope was quoted as saying “among 2%” […]

by Jameson Parker· · Current Issues, News
Founder Of ‘Moms With Guns’ Asks For Someone To Kill Obama (IMAGE)

Founder Of ‘Moms With Guns’ Asks For Someone To Kill Obama (IMAGE)

The founder of a pro-gun group called “Moms With Guns” appears to have taken her hatred of President Barack Obama too far when she recently expressed a desire to see him assassinated. Kathy Perkins (who goes by Kathy Perkins ArmedMom on Facebook) commented on a photo of the president attending […]

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Viral World Cup Girl Loses L’Oreal Modeling Contract After Tasteless Hunting Photo Surfaces

Viral World Cup Girl Loses L’Oreal Modeling Contract After Tasteless Hunting Photo Surfaces

17-year-old Axelle Despiegelaere’s star has fallen just as fast as it had risen. After videos of her cheering on her home country of Belgium at the World Cup went viral, Axelle turned into a sought after young model as companies scrambled to capitalize on her recognizably and 15 minutes of […]

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Disgusting Anti-Hillary ‘Lewinsky’ Bumper Stickers Found In GOP Office (And She’s Not Even Running Yet)

Disgusting Anti-Hillary ‘Lewinsky’ Bumper Stickers Found In GOP Office (And She’s Not Even Running Yet)

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has not announced her candidacy for president yet, but that doesn’t mean Republicans aren’t absolutely freaking out about the possibility. It’s hard to blame them, either. By nearly every poll taken, Clinton demolishes the Republican competition. In fact, according to an analysis by stats-guru […]

by Jameson Parker· · Current Issues, News
Senior Expelled From Christian College For Marrying Her Same-Sex Partner

Senior Expelled From Christian College For Marrying Her Same-Sex Partner

Marrying the person she loves may have just cost an Oklahoma woman her college degree. The Christian university she had attended for almost four years kicked her out when school officials discovered she had married her same-sex partner. Christian Minard attended Southwestern Christian University, a conservative Pentecostal school in Oklahoma […]

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Group Representing Half A Billion Christians Will No Longer Invest In Fossil Fuel Companies

Group Representing Half A Billion Christians Will No Longer Invest In Fossil Fuel Companies

Perhaps recalling the parts of the Bible in which God asks that his followers be good stewards to the Earth, the World Council of Christians, a global coalition of 345 churches moved to no longer invest in oil, gas, or coal companies and urged their members to follow their lead. […]

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Texas Right-Wing Militia To Child Immigrants: ‘Get Back … Or You Will Be Shot’

Texas Right-Wing Militia To Child Immigrants: ‘Get Back … Or You Will Be Shot’

The conservative meltdown over unaccompanied Central American children showing up at the border reached a new, but inevitable peak: armed, “Bundy Ranch”-style militias waving guns at them. These gunmen were moved to action not because of the plight of these poor, desperate children who’s parents sent them north in the […]

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Politician Offers $100,000 To Anyone Who Posts Nude Pictures Of Infamous Cheerleader/Hunter Kendall Jones

Politician Offers $100,000 To Anyone Who Posts Nude Pictures Of Infamous Cheerleader/Hunter Kendall Jones

The world took a collective gasp of disbelief when a Texas Tech cheerleader began posting photos of herself posing with a menagerie of exotic animals – some endangered – she had killed on a recent safari in Africa. In the pictures published to her Facebook account, 19-year-old Kendall Jones is […]

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Rick Perry And Sean Hannity Are Currently Patrolling The Border On A Boat With A Machine Gun

Rick Perry And Sean Hannity Are Currently Patrolling The Border On A Boat With A Machine Gun

Conservatives have spent the last few days criticizing President Barack Obama for the fact that he declined to visit the U.S.-Mexico border during his trip to Texas. Not missing a chance to attempt to embarrass the president, Texas Governor Rick Perry grabbed his friend Fox News host Sean Hannity, jumped […]

by Jameson Parker· · Current Issues, News
Study Finds An Overwhelming Number Of Republicans Are Happy With Their Obamacare Plans

Study Finds An Overwhelming Number Of Republicans Are Happy With Their Obamacare Plans

The “idea” of Obamacare remains a political minefield, but Obamacare itself – that is to say, the actual health insurance Americans are now receiving – is popular with just about everybody. That is the takeaway from a new poll from the Commonwealth Fund which sought to disentangle the political opposition […]

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Republican ‘Abstinence-Only’ Crusader’s 17-Year-Old Daughter Is Pregnant

Republican ‘Abstinence-Only’ Crusader’s 17-Year-Old Daughter Is Pregnant

A Republican lawmaker who promoted legislation to teach “abstinence-only” sex education in schools announced that his own unmarried high school-aged daughter has gotten pregnant. Bill Cassidy, a state Senator from Louisiana released a statement to NOLA.com announcing that he was to be a grandfather and expressing his support for his […]

Forget Arming Teachers – Firefighter’s Simple Invention May Go Long Way Towards Stopping School Shooters

Forget Arming Teachers – Firefighter’s Simple Invention May Go Long Way Towards Stopping School Shooters

It should be considered a national embarrassment that Americans have to worry about this, but the idea that a gunman may walk into a school and start shooting is a painful reality. After the tragedy of Newtown, there was a brief but passionate discussion about how best to protect kids […]

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Analysis: Over Half of All Statements Made on Fox News Are False

Analysis: Over Half of All Statements Made on Fox News Are False

A new analysis by PunditFact found that of every statement made by a Fox News host or guest, over half of them were flat-out false. What’s more, only a measly 8% could be considered completely “true.” In other words, a fancy review of hundreds of hours of video confirmed what […]