Articles by: Mitchell S. Gilbert

LGBT Teens Need Lifeguards: No Experience Required

LGBT Teens Need Lifeguards: No Experience Required

LGBT adolescent suicide has become so common in our society that much of the time the media is not bothering to report these tragedies.

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Virginia State Officials Confirm: Gingrich Campaign Being Investigated for ‘Illegal Acts’

Virginia State Officials Confirm: Gingrich Campaign Being Investigated for ‘Illegal Acts’

Virginia State officials have confirmed that a criminal investigation of the Gingrich for President Campaign is now underway in what investigators are describing as, massive ‘voter fraud.’

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Henderson, NV Police Beat & Kick An Erratic Driver Going Into Diabetic Shock (VIDEO)

Henderson, NV Police Beat & Kick An Erratic Driver Going Into Diabetic Shock (VIDEO)

The words we hear and behavior we witness in this video, are not those of emotionally mature people charged with protecting the public .

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Ellen Vs. One Million Moms; Barack Vs. Rick (VIDEO)

Ellen Vs. One Million Moms; Barack Vs. Rick (VIDEO)

While Barack Obama would probably be able to defeat the always flip-flopping Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum’s surprising win in 3 Republican primaries yesterday raises the delightful specter of a Presidential campaign that would be more about core values, beliefs and convictions than which man gives the best speech and who has the cleverest commercials.

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The Arrest Of Josh Fox: What Are They Trying to Hide When They Deny Our Right to Take Pictures?  (VIDEO)

The Arrest Of Josh Fox: What Are They Trying to Hide When They Deny Our Right to Take Pictures? (VIDEO)

Don’t let anyone fool you about the right of a person to take photographs in a public place; that’s a constitutionally guaranteed right that is protected by the First Amendment. Those who would deny you the right to take picture in a public place, have something to hide.

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.

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Israeli Public Exposes Facebook Photo Hoax

Israeli Public Exposes Facebook Photo Hoax

The truth can be a tricky thing.

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Classic Example of a Dutiful Republican Protecting the Interests of the Koch Brothers (VIDEO)

Classic Example of a Dutiful Republican Protecting the Interests of the Koch Brothers (VIDEO)

Anyone who needs proof of how the 1% who control much of the wealth in this country, use the Republican Party to advance their agenda and stifle any opposition to their greedy activities, need only watch this video record of the very nasty, unpleasant exchange that took place at the House Energy and Commerce Committee last Wednesday

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Bill Maher: Republicans Run Against Fictitious Candidates (VIDEO)

Bill Maher: Republicans Run Against Fictitious Candidates (VIDEO)

Political conservatives and the Republican candidates don’t criticize and run against real people, they create fictitious characters using the names of progressive thinkers and Democratic politicians.

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Did You Know Your Genitalia Determines Your Sexual Orientation? This And Other Amazing Revelations From Republican Lawmaker In Tennessee.

Did You Know Your Genitalia Determines Your Sexual Orientation? This And Other Amazing Revelations From Republican Lawmaker In Tennessee.

I have to admit, with some shame, that more often than I would care to acknowledge, my anger at stupid people gets the best of me. Instead of trying to be patient and reasonable, I choose the less constructive path of angrily expressing condescending insults.

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Congresswoman Gabby Giffords (D-AZ) gives House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) her resignation letter

Emotional Tribute to Gabby Giffords on the Floor of the Congress (VIDEO)

The tribute to Gabby Giffords on the floor of the U. S. Congress today was emotional and inspiring. It’s regrettable that it takes such tragedy to get Republicans and Democrats to speak to each other with so much respect and mutual admiration for one of their own.

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Wife #2: Gingrich had an affair with Marianne Ginther while married to wife #1.

8 Reasons Why Newt Gingrich Should Get the Republican Presidential Nomination

Greed, deceit, hypocrisy, faux faith and bigotry. Yup, Newt Gingrich is the distillation of all that the GOP stands for.

Iran Bans America’s Most Dangerous Weapon Yet: The Barbie Doll

Iran Bans America’s Most Dangerous Weapon Yet: The Barbie Doll

Back in 1996, the ruling mullahs of Iran’s theocratic government ruled that the Mattel Toy Company’s Barbie and Ken dolls were ‘un-Islamic.’ In spite of that decision, Barbie and her on and off-again BF, Ken, have remained popular toys with Iranian kids.

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‘My Name Was Not Eric, But Faggot’ (VIDEOS)

‘My Name Was Not Eric, But Faggot’ (VIDEOS)

In spite of the hopeful message he so lovingly tried to convey in that video, this evening it became all too apparent, that the years of being rejected, bullied, emotionally battered and discarded like garbage by his own family, had taken their toll. EricJame Borges, age 19, took his own life this afternoon.

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Pope Benedict XVI Thinks ‘Same Sex Marriage Is Undermining The Future Of Humanity’

Pope Benedict XVI Thinks ‘Same Sex Marriage Is Undermining The Future Of Humanity’

Pope Benedict XVI determined that the most important issue he wanted to warn the world about was, ‘same-sex marriage,’ which he told the assembled gathering, ‘is undermining the future of humanity itself.’

But America Always ‘Needs a Jesus Guy!’

But America Always ‘Needs a Jesus Guy!’

While no one is really all that surprised by Santorum’s invoking the name of Jesus, his doing so didn’t go over big with the folks at the Anti Defamation League

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Some Pictures Speak Countless Words (IMAGE)

Some Pictures Speak Countless Words (IMAGE)

Even without a caption or accompanying commentary, this picture speaks volumes about the character of the subject.

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Courageous Whistleblower Wants You To Know:  The Keystone Pipeline is a Lemon  (VIDEO)

Courageous Whistleblower Wants You To Know: The Keystone Pipeline is a Lemon (VIDEO)

Mike Klink knows first hand of what he speaks. As an inspector who was responsible for monitoring the pipeline’s construction, Klink has already witnessed more than a dozen spills at pumping stations that were covered up and not reported.

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A Burning Question For Rick Santorum (VIDEO)

A Burning Question For Rick Santorum (VIDEO)

In this interview with Chris Wallace, Rick Santorum tried desperately hard to challenge Wallace’s assertion he is uses the same exact arguments against gays and lesbians in the military, as were used decades ago to keep the military segregated.

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Father Responds To His Son’s Coming Out Of The Closet By Scalding Him With Boiling Water (VIDEO)

Father Responds To His Son’s Coming Out Of The Closet By Scalding Him With Boiling Water (VIDEO)

News sources in the Philippines are reporting that 19 year-old Edmund Padilla suffered first degree burns over much of his body after his father Erano, poured scalding water on him. Erano told police that he was drunk at the time and became enraged after Edmund informed him that like 2 other siblings, he too was gay.

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