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What Romney Money Could Do For The Average American

What Romney Money Could Do For The Average American

What would Romney’s annual income mean for the average family? Since most people base their income on an eight-hour work day, 52 weeks a year, that’s what I’ll assume for Romney. There are 2080 work hours in the average year. That means that Romney earns over $10,096 an hour.

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.

Religious Intolerance Cannot be Tolerated

Religious Intolerance Cannot be Tolerated

As the 20th century faded and the 21st century emerged, so did the fact that religious diversity could no longer be ignored.

The Main (But Not The Only) Reason To Vote Democratic; The Current GOP Sucks; Here’s Proof

The Main (But Not The Only) Reason To Vote Democratic; The Current GOP Sucks; Here’s Proof

You’ve heard this from me many times over the years, but both parties are NOT the same, and anyone who says such a thing is not an “expert,” no matter how he/she portray themselves.

South Carolina: The GOP ‘Family Values’ Hypocrisy Continues

South Carolina: The GOP ‘Family Values’ Hypocrisy Continues

Republican voters in South Carolina, a state that still celebrates treason by flying the Confederate flag at the state capitol and having Confederate Memorial Day as a state holiday, further besmirched their state’s reputation by voting for Newt Gingrich in last Saturday’s Republican Presidential primary.

Immigration: The Answer To An Uncertain American Future

Immigration: The Answer To An Uncertain American Future

The fact that America’s population is aging is no secret. Baby boomers are growing older and their reproduction rates haven’t kept pace with those of their parents. According to U.S. Census data, the average median age of Americans grew from 32 years in 1990 to 35 years in 2000 and it continues to grow.

Who Is Saul Alinsky And Why Does Newt Gingrich Fear Him?

Who Is Saul Alinsky And Why Does Newt Gingrich Fear Him?

Rabble-rouser, Community organizer. Champion of the poor and down-trodden. Anti-establishment radical. Yeah, the Right feared him for a reason.

What President Obama Has Done for LGBT Rights and Equality

What President Obama Has Done for LGBT Rights and Equality

President Obama often lends his voice to the equality of all individuals, but in the scope of things he has overwhelmingly shown support for the LGBT community. May I please ask the naysayers to look at what has been accomplished in only two years, rather than act as though he hasn’t done enough. He still has work to do, and he knows that.

South Carolina Reveals Problem in Romney’s Circuitry

South Carolina Reveals Problem in Romney’s Circuitry

It’s true, of course, that Mitt wasn’t ever supposed to really win South Carolina. Nor was he supposed to concentrate too many of his resources in a state that was really far too conservative for him to win. But that doesn’t mean he had to make it easy for everyone else.

Online Support Groups: ‘You’ve Gotta Give ‘Em Hope’

Online Support Groups: ‘You’ve Gotta Give ‘Em Hope’

There are some groups, led by some dynamic and driven people, that are leading the way for all of us. At the head of that class would have to be Kevin O’Neil’s creation, Wipeout Homophobia on Facebook.

What Barack Obama and Every Other Candidate Can Learn From Ron Paul

What Barack Obama and Every Other Candidate Can Learn From Ron Paul

Ron Paul has some of the most rabid supporters of any politician alive today. Here’s how President Obama can capture some of those voters for himself.

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The True Meaning of Family: The Stories of Two Zac(h)s

The True Meaning of Family: The Stories of Two Zac(h)s

A loving family is a loving family even if the parents are the same sex. If only the Religious Right understood that.

The 2012 South Carolina Primary Drinking Game

The 2012 South Carolina Primary Drinking Game

The rules are pretty simple (for best results, Make sure you have s—-y rum on hand that tastes like nail polish and slides down the throat like wood stain)

Corporate Tool Chuck Todd Goes After Stephen Colbert For Exposing Corporate Tool Electoral System (VIDEO)

Corporate Tool Chuck Todd Goes After Stephen Colbert For Exposing Corporate Tool Electoral System (VIDEO)

NBC’s Chuck Todd, best know as ‘not Tim Russert,’ criticized Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert for their publicized attempts to expose the inequities of post-Citizens United campaign laws.

For Power-Hungry Newt, Women Are The Only Public Property

For Power-Hungry Newt, Women Are The Only Public Property

The appropriately named Newt Gingrich is the political personification of slime. His sociopathic selfishness is the product of blind ambition driven by a reptilian lust for power and revenge.

Why I Envy Mitt Romney And The 1% (HUMOR)

Why I Envy Mitt Romney And The 1% (HUMOR)

Is it envy to want to play by the same rules as the 1%? According to Mitt Romeny, it is.

The Entertainment Industry Always Tries To Suppress Innovation And Is Always Wrong (Infographic)

The Entertainment Industry Always Tries To Suppress Innovation And Is Always Wrong (Infographic)

One infographic sums up over fifty years of failure to stop progress.

Obama Makes the Right Call in Rejecting the Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline

Obama Makes the Right Call in Rejecting the Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline

The Obama Administration today called the GOP’s bluff by rejecting the proposed Keystone XL tar sands pipeline, a 1,750 mile, $7 billion proposed pipeline that would carry more than 700,000 barrels of crude oil from the boreal forests of the Canadian province of Alberta to the oil refineries of Texas.

Why SOPA/PIPA Is A Threat To The Internet As We Know It (VIDEOS)

Why SOPA/PIPA Is A Threat To The Internet As We Know It (VIDEOS)

The overwhelming point of these videos is that SOPA/PIPA isn’t just a threat to the people who use content that could be considered infringing, it’s a threat to the entire internet as we know it.