Articles by: Wendy Gittleson

‘Godless Heathen’ Responds To Rick Perry Ad (VIDEO)

‘Godless Heathen’ Responds To Rick Perry Ad (VIDEO)

This year’s batch of Republican Presidential candidates seem to be in a race for something other than just the Presidency. They seem to be in a race to offend the entire American population.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News, Political Humor
Rick Perry Fires Wayward Shot In War On Christmas (VIDEO)

Rick Perry Fires Wayward Shot In War On Christmas (VIDEO)

Who says the Republicans have ended American manufacturing? They have created an entire new industry out of manufactured indignation over manufactured wars, like the War on Families, the War on Christmas and the War on Religion. It’s too bad that the only jobs their manufacturing provides is for Presidential candidates and political pundits.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Los Angeles Takes First Step To End Corporate Personhood. The Second Step Is To Reelect Obama

Los Angeles Takes First Step To End Corporate Personhood. The Second Step Is To Reelect Obama

This week, the Los Angeles City Council became the first municipality to vote to end Corporate Personhood. The resolution, as backed by a group called, Move to Amend, is a localized attempt to try and overturn Citizens United, the controversial Supreme Court ruling which allowed corporations to spend unlimited amounts of money in elections.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Conservatives Recognizing Huntsman As Conservative. When Will Liberals?

Conservatives Recognizing Huntsman As Conservative. When Will Liberals?

Jon Huntsman doesn’t strut around the debate stage saying ‘illegals should be electrocuted’ or ‘Obama is a Marxist, fascist, Muslim.’ He doesn’t have a catchy and overly simplistic motto like 9-9-9, but don’t let his rational appearance fool you into believing he’s one of us.

Gingrich Chastises ‘Lazy’ Poor Children (VIDEO)

Gingrich Chastises ‘Lazy’ Poor Children (VIDEO)

Last month, Newt Gingrich advocated putting our children to work as school janitors. Just in case you thought someone slipped something into his Wheaties that morning, Gingrich doubled down on his statement, calling poor children ‘lazy,’ saying they have no work ethic.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Jon Stewart Punks Jon Huntsman

Jon Stewart Punks Jon Huntsman

On Tuesday, the floundering candidate threw a Twitter town hall. All questions were to go to #Q4Jon. Stewart, being Jon Stewart, decided to tell his Twitter followers to send their questions to…Jon Hamm.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Amnesty International Calls For Bush Arrest; FOX Reacts

Amnesty International Calls For Bush Arrest; FOX Reacts

Reuters reports that Amnesty International has called for the arrest of George W. Bush during his visit to Africa later this month.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Mayor Bloomberg Calls NYPD His ‘Own Army’

Mayor Bloomberg Calls NYPD His ‘Own Army’

Last night, Billionaire media mogul turned billionaire Mayor, Michael Bloomberg, said something that many of us who have followed Occupy Wall Street, and I assume many that live in Harlem, have suspected for a while, ‘I have my own army in the NYPD.’

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Is It Time To Go A Step Further? Is It Time For A General Strike?

Is It Time To Go A Step Further? Is It Time For A General Strike?

I once had a boss who refused to give me a raise the year he and his wife bought a big, expensive house. ‘You have done a great job for us this year. I don’t know what we’d do without you, but we just can’t afford it right now,’ he said.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Six Year Old Wisconsin Boy Being Prosecuted For Playing Doctor, With A Five Year Old

Six Year Old Wisconsin Boy Being Prosecuted For Playing Doctor, With A Five Year Old

Parents of a five-year-old girl in Grant County, Wisconsin are pressing charges for first-degree sexual assault against a then six-year-old (now seven-year-old) boy. The accusation? Playing doctor with their daughter.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
BREAKING NEWS: Cain Mutiny – Is He About To Jump Ship?

BREAKING NEWS: Cain Mutiny – Is He About To Jump Ship?

After allegations of a 13 year affair, Herman Cain is ‘reassessing’ his Presidential campaign.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Herman Cain Releases 9-9-9, The Movie

Herman Cain Releases 9-9-9, The Movie

A five minute 50 second ‘movie’ which attempts to explain Herman Cain’s 9-9-9 plan was just released to YouTube.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Group Tries To Recruit Sarah Palin To Presidency

Group Tries To Recruit Sarah Palin To Presidency

Sarah Palin has publicly stated that she will not run for President in 2012, but some are saying ‘never say never.’ A group who calls themselves Conservatives4Palin is attempting to draft the former 1/2 term Governor of Alaska into the Presidential fray.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Herman Cain Thanks God His Doctor Wasn’t A Muslim

Herman Cain Thanks God His Doctor Wasn’t A Muslim

Herman Cain has a Muslim problem. He won’t appoint Muslims to his cabinet, or maybe he will, as long as they’re not extremist. But…he thinks most of the world’s 1.5 billion Muslims (22% of the world’s population) are extremist. Personally, I find 100% of Herman Cain supporters to be extremist, but that’s another issue.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Rush Limbaugh Calls The First Lady ‘Uppity’ (VIDEO)

Rush Limbaugh Calls The First Lady ‘Uppity’ (VIDEO)

First Lady Michelle Obama and Second Lady Jill Biden were booed at a NASCAR race that they were attending in support the troops. Limbaugh defended the booing fans by calling Obama “uppity.”

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Michele Bachmann Campaign Chair Compares Same Sex Marriage To Marrying The Eiffel Tower

Michele Bachmann Campaign Chair Compares Same Sex Marriage To Marrying The Eiffel Tower

While speaking with Bob Vander Plaats, Head of the Family Leader, a noted anti-gay, anti-choice group, Michele Bachmann’s Iowa campaign Co-Chair, Tamara Scott, spoke out on the ‘red herrings’ of same sex marriage.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
President Obama Doing Just Fine With Base

President Obama Doing Just Fine With Base

President Obama has as much support among the constituency that makes up his base as any modern President running for a second term.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
First Lady Booed By NASCAR Fans (VIDEO)

First Lady Booed By NASCAR Fans (VIDEO)

Our current political environment is toxic and that fact was demonstrated loudly and clearly at yesterday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Gingrich Tells Occupy Protesters That They Should ‘Go Get A Job Right After (They) Take A Bath’

Gingrich Tells Occupy Protesters That They Should ‘Go Get A Job Right After (They) Take A Bath’

Newt to the Occupy Wall Street protesters: ‘Go get a job right after you take a bath.’

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Michele Bachmann’s Tall Tale Of 7 Foot Doctor And Other Fabricated Obamacare Claims

Michele Bachmann’s Tall Tale Of 7 Foot Doctor And Other Fabricated Obamacare Claims

Bachmann, it seems, has freed herself from the chains of facts. In a recent town hall meeting in Webster City, Iowa, she told the audience three anecdotes, all of which are pretty easily discredited.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News