Articles by: Wendy Gittleson

‘Imagine There’s No Pizza’ – Herman Cain Channels John Lennon

‘Imagine There’s No Pizza’ – Herman Cain Channels John Lennon

Herman Cain certainly doesn’t say ‘nein nein nein’ to an opportunity to test his vocal chops. In a campaign appearance in Jackson, MS, he entertained the crowd with his rendition of ‘The Impossible Dream.’

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Herman Cain Jokes About Wanting To Kill Immigrants With Electric Fence

Herman Cain Jokes About Wanting To Kill Immigrants With Electric Fence

Presidential candidate, Herman Cain told the New York Times that he wants to build an electrified fence on the Mexico border with a sign saying, ‘It will kill you – Warning,’ in both English and Spanish.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Rick Santorum Says Single Mothers Are Democratic Base

Rick Santorum Says Single Mothers Are Democratic Base

Rick Santorum, in another attempt to alienate anyone who’s not straight and male, told Family Research Council President, Tony Perkins, that the best way to ‘eliminate’ a Democratic advantage would be by getting rid of single parent households.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Occupy Wall Street Protesters Reportedly Arrested For Closing Their Accounts- Call The CEO

Occupy Wall Street Protesters Reportedly Arrested For Closing Their Accounts- Call The CEO

Details are still unknown, but initial reports on the Occupy Wall Street Livestream are that people are being detained inside a CitiBank branch and some are being arrested for trying to close their accounts.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Occupy Wall Street Protesters Stay In Park But Cops Get Violent (VIDEO)

Occupy Wall Street Protesters Stay In Park But Cops Get Violent (VIDEO)

After threats of eviction were averted, Occupy Wall Street turned violent this morning. The video below shows a cop running over the leg of a National Lawyer’s Guild observer, reportedly breaking it.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
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Preacher Claims Rapture Will Happen In One Week…Again

Harold Camping, the California preacher who wrongly predicted the rapture on May 21st of this year and in 1992 and in 1994 says that October 21st will be it. For reals this time, maybe.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
The Man To Beat Eric Cantor

The Man To Beat Eric Cantor

Eric Cantor is just one member of Congress, but his influential position puts him smack in the middle of the Democrats’ radar. It’s imperative that Cantor’s challenger be smart, progressive, appealing to the populous and most importantly, electable. AddictingInfo feels that Virginia has found such a candidate in Vietnam War hero, Lt Colonel David Hunsicker.

Family Research Council Calls For Prayers Against Occupy Wall Street Protesters

Family Research Council Calls For Prayers Against Occupy Wall Street Protesters

The Family Research Council’s ‘Values Voter Summit’ recently wrapped up. This year’s gathering of more than 3,000 Christian conservatives had plenty of hate controversy.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Herman Cain Has No Idea How 9-9-9 Plan Would Work

Herman Cain Has No Idea How 9-9-9 Plan Would Work

It seems like Michele Bachmann was right. With Herman Cain’s infamous 9-9-9 plan, the devil most certainly is in the details. Even Cain is having a devil of a time.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
U.S. Supreme Court Denies Gay Adoption Case

U.S. Supreme Court Denies Gay Adoption Case

A San Diego same-sex couple has been denied a hearing from the country’s highest court. In their dispute, Oren Adar and Mickey Ray Smith have asked that both their names be put on the birth certificate of their adoptive son. The Supreme Court Justices turned the men away without comment.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
The Right-Wing Continues Class Warfare With Pathetic Website

The Right-Wing Continues Class Warfare With Pathetic Website

The Republicans are proud. I get that. They are hard workers. I get that. They don’t think of themselves as victims. I get that. I get all of that because I am exactly like them, with one exception. I understand that our system is broken. I understand that money has corrupted the political process. I understand that Wall Street controls our economy.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
U.S. Marine Tells Hannity To ‘F**k Off’

U.S. Marine Tells Hannity To ‘F**k Off’

AddictingInfo recently reported that U.S. Marines were joining the Occupy Wall Street protests. The Other 99% caught up to two of the men in uniform claiming to be among the protesting Marines.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Joe The Plumber Running For Congress

Joe The Plumber Running For Congress

Now, Not-Joe the Not-Plumber wants to become Not-Joe the Congressman. Last week, he filed paperwork with the Federal Election Commission for a run as a Republican Congressional candidate in Ohio’s 9th Congressional District.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
New York Man Defecates On Cop Car; Media Goes Crazy

New York Man Defecates On Cop Car; Media Goes Crazy

As if this has never happened before in New York City, a man allegedly defecated on a cop car. What makes this specific incident different from any other day in Manhattan is that there also happens to be a pretty big protest going on. The target of the protest? Wall Street.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Woman Sues After Being Forced To Listen To Rush Limbaugh

Woman Sues After Being Forced To Listen To Rush Limbaugh

On October 4, 2010, Houston’s Bridgett Nickerson Boyd had a very bad day. Her car engine started to smoke, so she pulled over to the shoulder. Sheriff’s Deputy Mark Goad pulled behind her and rather than help her, he decided to arrest her for driving on the shoulder. Her heart began to race, so she was taken to the hospital. Upon release, Goad took her into custody.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Herman Cain Wants You To Pay More For Your Groceries

Herman Cain Wants You To Pay More For Your Groceries

Herman Cain’s now infamous ‘9-9-9’ plan may be the most regressive tax offered by anyone at anytime. While the pizza man’s economic strategy might sound like a pizza marketing scheme, the actual plan would cost the poor and middle class while leaving the wealthy to enjoy their tax free cars and homes.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
R.I.P. Steve Jobs

R.I.P. Steve Jobs

I was working out, listening to my iPod when it happened. I read the news on my iMac computer, while listening to a podcast on my iTunes. Former CEO of Apple, Steve Jobs died today from pancreatic cancer.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Jon Stewart Shows Us An Entire Racist Landscape

Jon Stewart Shows Us An Entire Racist Landscape

Rick Perry is arguably in a lot of political trouble over the name of a camp, and with good reason, any use of the ‘n’ word is an unnecessary and offensive relic of an ugly past. Is this sort of racial insensitivity unique to Texas or even the South?

by Wendy Gittleson· · Political Humor
Mitt Romney Gives Another Non-Answer To The Booing Of A Gay Soldier

Mitt Romney Gives Another Non-Answer To The Booing Of A Gay Soldier

Romney seems to have elevated evasiveness to an art form. Okay, he’s not very good at it, but evasiveness and waffling do seem to be his calling card during this election cycle.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Hank Williams Jr. Compares Obama To Hitler – Dropped By ESPN

Hank Williams Jr. Compares Obama To Hitler – Dropped By ESPN

Hank Williams Jr., who is possibly best known for the theme song to ‘Monday Night Football,’ was canned today by ESPN after comparing President Obama to Hitler.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News