Articles by: Shannon Argueta

Ingraham has no grasp of the original event, attacking speakers for co-opting King's legacy to push a liberal agenda... um, the Freedom March WAS liberal! Image of Laura Ingraham  @ Fark

Laura Ingraham Mocks Women’s Equality And Says Emergency Contraception Empowers Child Rapists (VIDEO)

Plan B is not going to suddenly become a rapist’s drug of choice! It is not the new Rohypnol. Rapes are not going to spike because Plan B is available.

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Introducing The Country’s Most Egotistical And Delusional Senator: Rand Paul (VIDEO)

Introducing The Country’s Most Egotistical And Delusional Senator: Rand Paul (VIDEO)

Rand Paul took the time on Fox News Sunday to tout his own importance and tell the Fox News audience that he is the only hope in the fight to pass immigration reform.

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Allen West And Michael Savage’s Dismissal Of Military Rape Exemplifies Why It Is So Under-Reported

Allen West And Michael Savage’s Dismissal Of Military Rape Exemplifies Why It Is So Under-Reported

Allen West and Michael Savage took their misogyny to the airwaves on Thursday and their comment were nauseating to say the least.

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“He was a conservative!” Rep. Elijah Cumming’s IRS investigation clarified it wasn't liberals targeting conservatives, nor was the White House involved. Wonder if Fox will report it that way? [Image of Cummings hollering about IRS expenditures by Jim Lo Scalzo]  @VosIzNeias

Republicans Watch Another Fake Scandal Die; IRS Manager Reveals He Is A Conservative Republican

The IRS investigation clarified it wasn’t liberals targeting conservatives, nor was the White House involved. Wonder if Fox will report it that way?

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Yes, there are roads to fix and children to feed, but Hillsborough County, Florida realize granting civil rights to ALL its citizens is also an important role of local government.  Image @WatermarkOnline

Legislated Homophobia Dying A Slow Death: LGBT Community Wins A Victory In Florida

Yes, there are roads to fix and kids to feed, but Hillsborough County, Florida realized granting civil rights to ALL is also an important government duty.

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Republicans Outraged Over Gov. Chris Christie Putting Democracy Over Politics

Republicans Outraged Over Gov. Chris Christie Putting Democracy Over Politics

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has pissed his party off again and it is oh so, so sweet.

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While Exxon promised residents they were safe, birds, bees, and anyone breathing air was really in danger. Photo by Courtney Spradlin/Log Cabin Democrats@LATimes

People In ‘Safe’ Areas Becoming Ill From Exxon’s Mayflower Oil Spill

The Exxon pipeline that ruptured carries Canadian tar sands from Illinois to Texas; it’s a preview of what’s to come if Keystone XL is approved.

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Rep. Louie Gohmert is a media pontificator and this time, he's eating his own.

GOP Congressman Says McCain Is To Blame For Benghazi (AUDIO)

Desperate to hit scandal pay-dirt on Benghazi, the GOP has decided it’s time to eat one of their own. Did you know it’s all McCain’s fault?

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Cardinal Timothy Dolan. Image from www.cathnewsusa.com.

Anti-Equality Group Condemns LGBT Hate Crimes, Cardinal Responds With Calls For Anti-LGBT Sermons

Despite a recent wave of hate crimes, Cardinal Dolan wants all Catholic dioceses to preach hate and ‘traditional marriage’ until July.

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Image screen captured from video footage of Bob Dole's appearance on Fox, courtesy of ThinkProgress. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q18eu5BG2k4

Bob Dole Says Ronald Reagan Couldn’t Survive The Current Republican Party (VIDEO)

Former GOP Senator Bob Dole to Fox’s Chris Wallace: Republicans should ‘put a sign’ on their doors that says ‘closed for repairs,” until 2014.

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GUILTY: Federal Judge Rules Arpaio Guilty Of Racially Profiling (VIDEO)

GUILTY: Federal Judge Rules Arpaio Guilty Of Racially Profiling (VIDEO)

Today is a happy day for all of the victims of Sheriff Arpaio’s discriminatory practices as a federal judge finds him guilty of profiling Latinos.

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Leader Of Anti-Abortion Group Thinks Rapes Are Like Car Accidents And Victims Should Pay For Abortions

This isn’t about protecting children; the same groups that don’t support choice also don’t support programs for the poor, which many children of rape are.

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Cry Me A River: Fox News’ Roger Ailes Upset By Legitimate Investigation Into Leaks

Cry Me A River: Fox News’ Roger Ailes Upset By Legitimate Investigation Into Leaks

Roger Ailes dreamed of a news network to fight for TRUE American values, the white knight in the fight against the evil Democratic Party.

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911 dispatcher answered the call, but had no cops to send; image@OPB.org

Federal Funding Slashed And A Woman In Oregon Is Raped As A Result (AUDIO)

It’s one thing to see budget cuts as political intangibles; in this story, however, a consequence of those cuts was very real trauma for a woman in peril.

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How about some Texas ‘pride’ people… it’s 2013! ; image@Dallas Voice

TX Judge Uses ‘Morality Clause,’ Threatens Lesbian With Losing Kids For Living With Her Partner

A cohabitating lesbian couple raising well-adjusted, happy kids has provoked a ‘morals clause’ from a judge who seems hell-bent on adjudicating morality.

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White House Turns GOP’s Twitter Campaign Into A Joke (IMAGES)

White House Turns GOP’s Twitter Campaign Into A Joke (IMAGES)

The GOP attempts to start a Twitter campaign and gets owned by the White House!!

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Private Prisons Rebrand Themselves As Real Estate Investment Trusts To Avoid Taxes

Private Prisons Rebrand Themselves As Real Estate Investment Trusts To Avoid Taxes

The prison industrial complex has the perfect love affair with the U.S. government.

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Fox News took its war on The Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare, to a dangerous level by suggesting Millennials should go without health insurance.

Fox News Sinks To A New Low And Edits Obama’s Comments About Benghazi (VIDEO)

Fox News: the place where tin foil hat fairy tales are created and the president’s remarks are edited with the intention of dumbing down its viewers.

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Republicans Get An Early Start On 2016 Election: Release First Attack Ad (VIDEO)

Republicans Get An Early Start On 2016 Election: Release First Attack Ad (VIDEO)

With the 2012 election barely over, Republicans target Hillary Clinton in the first of what is sure to be many attack ads in the 2016 election.

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Photo taken before the fake shooter publicity stunt. Image from IMGUR. http://i.imgur.com/gAcRt9l.jpg

Missouri Movie Theater Gives Lesson In Stupidity When It Hires Fake Shooter For Movie Opening (VIDEO)

A movie theater in Missouri faces a backlash for terrifying its customers with a fake shooter publicity stunt for the premier of ‘Iron Man 3.’

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