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John McCain Supports A Corporate Tax Holiday So Corporations Can Buy More Private Jets And Yachts

John McCain Supports A Corporate Tax Holiday So Corporations Can Buy More Private Jets And Yachts

Instead of working on creating jobs for struggling Americans, John McCain would rather fight for a corporate tax holiday so that corporations can use the money to buy more pricey private jets and yachts, and he thinks that somehow the money they spend is supposed to trickle down and help the rest of us.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
The Candidates On Torture:  Bachmann Thinks President Obama Is Letting The ACLU Run The CIA

The Candidates On Torture: Bachmann Thinks President Obama Is Letting The ACLU Run The CIA

And then the topic turned to torture – whether the U.S. should engage in it, what the definition of it is, and whether waterboarding is torture. Ron Paul and Jon Huntsman firmly believe it is wrong, and diminishes the United States. The others . . . not so much.

by Julie Driscoll· · News
Herman Cain Laughs At Joke About Anita Hill During Campaign Event

Herman Cain Laughs At Joke About Anita Hill During Campaign Event

Herman Cain sure isn’t taking the sexual harassment accusations against him very seriously. During a GOP Debate earlier this week, Cain referred to Nancy Pelosi as ‘Princess Nancy,’ and now he is joking about Anita Hill.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Tea Party Activists Plan To Undermine Recall Effort Against Scott Walker

Tea Party Activists Plan To Undermine Recall Effort Against Scott Walker

This past Tuesday, the Republican Party experienced a backlash from voters against their agenda. Included in this rejection were the successful recalls of several Republican politicians. And not too long ago, the people of Wisconsin recalled several state level Republicans and intend to recall Governor Scott Walker

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
BREAKING NEWS: Shots Reportedly Fired Near White House

BREAKING NEWS: Shots Reportedly Fired Near White House

Addicting Info is still trying to confirm this but there has reportedly been shots fired from an AK-47 assault rifle about 700 yards away from the White House. The shots were fired on Constitution Avenue by a suspect driving a truck with Idaho license plates. Police have shut down 15th and 17th Streets and are searching for the suspect who dropped his weapon and is on the loose.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
On Day Before Veterans Day, Mitt Romney Said He Wants To Prepare America For War Against Iran

On Day Before Veterans Day, Mitt Romney Said He Wants To Prepare America For War Against Iran

As we honor our military veterans throughout the day today, Mitt Romney is preparing for war against Iran. In a Thursday commentary in the Wall Street Journal, Romney accused President Obama of being too weak against Iran and said he would prepare America to go to war with the Islamic nation.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Russell Pearce: Anatomy Of A Recall

Russell Pearce: Anatomy Of A Recall

To me, Russell Pearce epitomized all that was wrong in my new home state of Arizona. Whether it was the harsh anti-immigrant law SB1070 that he ushered in the previous year or his extreme right wing agenda to defund services to the poor, slash healthcare and education or the support he happily garnered from wealthy interest groups like private prison corporations, Pearce was an ugly bully up to his neck in dirty politics.

by AmyMcMullen· · News
‘Murder At Occupy Oakland?’ Don’t Be An Idiot.

‘Murder At Occupy Oakland?’ Don’t Be An Idiot.

Get ready for a nonstop assault of lies from the Right.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Shooting Near Occupy Oakland Camp Leaves One Man Dead, COMPLETELY Unrelated To Occupy Movement

Shooting Near Occupy Oakland Camp Leaves One Man Dead, COMPLETELY Unrelated To Occupy Movement

One protester spoke to the San Francisco Chronicle, ‘This was not an internal incident. What happened was the result of neighborhood violence. Don’t forget, we’re in downtown Oakland.’ One report states that the shooting occurred over a marijuana dispute.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Anti-Gay Activist Uses Penn State Scandal To Claim That Sexual Abuse Causes Homosexuality, Says Homosexuals Rape Boys

Anti-Gay Activist Uses Penn State Scandal To Claim That Sexual Abuse Causes Homosexuality, Says Homosexuals Rape Boys

Anti-gay activist Peter LaBarbera of the conservative group Americans For Truth About Homosexuality claimed that sexual abuse caused homosexuality and took things much further by claiming that only homosexuals rape boys.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Buyer’s Remorse: Ballots Go Blue In Fight Against Conservative Hysteria

Buyer’s Remorse: Ballots Go Blue In Fight Against Conservative Hysteria

In what may perhaps be seen as a telling milestone in voters’ acknowledgement of base-less, Right wing hysteria, social conservative initiatives presented at the ballots this past Election Day just got axed.

by Joseph Ascanio· · News
Another Trigger Happy Oakland Cop is Caught on Video Shooting a Peaceful Protester (VIDEO)

Another Trigger Happy Oakland Cop is Caught on Video Shooting a Peaceful Protester (VIDEO)

Another shameful video has now gone viral on You Tube showing yet another unjustified shooting of a peaceful Occupy protester by Oakland policeman.

by Mitchell S. Gilbert· · News
Rush Limbaugh Laments The ‘Old Days’ When Sexual Harassment Was Cool

Rush Limbaugh Laments The ‘Old Days’ When Sexual Harassment Was Cool

On today’s edition of Premiere Radio Networks’ The Rush Limbaugh Show, host and famed conservative blow-hard Rush Limbaugh went on a tirade against liberalism, of all things, for the alleged sexual harassment mess in which Republican presidential candidate and pizza mogul Herman Cain has recently found himself.

by Joseph Ascanio· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points
Federal Court Gives Big Tobacco Win Finding FDA Violated Tobacco Corps’ 1st Amendment Free Speech With Graphic Packaging

Federal Court Gives Big Tobacco Win Finding FDA Violated Tobacco Corps’ 1st Amendment Free Speech With Graphic Packaging

Big Corp Tobacco won a 15 month stay and preliminary injunction against the Congress approved FDA cigarette packaging requirements authorized by the Tobacco Control Act.

by Debi Johnson-Champ· · News
Breaking News: Cops Caught On Video Beating Berkeley Students

Breaking News: Cops Caught On Video Beating Berkeley Students

In something that might have been reminiscent of the 60s, Berkeley police in riot gear beat several protesters with their night sticks.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Paul Ryan Agrees With Reinstating Glass-Steagall

Paul Ryan Agrees With Reinstating Glass-Steagall

During a conservative radio show with Bill Bennett last week, GOP Rep. Paul Ryan agreed with a caller that the big banks should once again be regulated by Glass-Steagall.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
For Every Woman Herman Cain Harassed, There Were Thousands He Didn’t (VIDEO)

For Every Woman Herman Cain Harassed, There Were Thousands He Didn’t (VIDEO)

In tonight’s Republican debate, Herman Cain dodged the inevitable question about his sexual harassment allegations by telling the audience to forget about those women. Look instead at the thousands of women he didn’t harass.

Cain Refers To Nancy Pelosi As ‘Princess Nancy’ During Republican Debate

Cain Refers To Nancy Pelosi As ‘Princess Nancy’ During Republican Debate

In tonight’s Republican debate, Herman Cain – he of the sexual harassment accusations times five – was touting HR 3000 formerly known as HR 3400, and he verbally attacked Nancy Pelosi. “Princess Nancy,” he said, “Sent it to committee and it stayed there.”

by Julie Driscoll· · News
Lady Gaga Thwarts Obama Plot To Take Over The World (VIDEO)

Lady Gaga Thwarts Obama Plot To Take Over The World (VIDEO)

According to wing-nuttery, democracy was supposed to die today. Only a technical difficulty kept us from complete totalitarianism. Pfewww!

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
GOP: Vote Like We Say Or Satan Wins

GOP: Vote Like We Say Or Satan Wins

It’s impossible to imagine a GOP presidential candidate not claiming they were told by God to run for office. It’s a scary thought to think God wants someone like Michele Bachmann or Rick Perry running this country. But it’s an even scarier thought to reduce God to an election.

by Chris· · News