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MUPPET NEWSFLASH: Bill O’Reilly Warns Miss Piggy And Her Muppet Pals (VIDEO)

MUPPET NEWSFLASH: Bill O’Reilly Warns Miss Piggy And Her Muppet Pals (VIDEO)

Bill O’ Reilly took issue with Miss Piggy’s shot at Fox News and warned that ‘Though we still like The Muppets, they better watch it.’

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
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Adios Austerity! E.U. Admits Right Wing Policy Of Punishing The Poor Has Failed (VIDEO)

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results.

‘Take Down The Tea Party Ten’ – CREDO Mobile Super PAC Targets Tea Party

‘Take Down The Tea Party Ten’ – CREDO Mobile Super PAC Targets Tea Party

CREDO Mobile is following the Chicago way: ‘Never bring a knife to a gun fight’

by Walt Dismay· · News
Obama Offers To Help A Woman’s Husband Find Job And Right-Wing Attacks Him For It (VIDEO)

Obama Offers To Help A Woman’s Husband Find Job And Right-Wing Attacks Him For It (VIDEO)

One interaction that has been making the internet buzz, especially in right-wing circles, was when a Republican woman asked the President why H1B Visas are being issued when there are unemployed engineers, like her husband, who’s a semi-conductor engineer.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
South Dakota Legislature Passes Resolution “Encouraging” Bible Study Courses In Public Schools

South Dakota Legislature Passes Resolution “Encouraging” Bible Study Courses In Public Schools

The Pennsylvania State House passed a resolution two days ago that praises the Bible and encourages the teaching of the scripture. And now the South Dakota legislature has passed a resolution that ‘encourages’ public schools to create Bible study courses of their own.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Virginia State Senator Howell Attaches Rectal Exam Requirement for ED Medication To Anti-Abortion Bill

Virginia State Senator Howell Attaches Rectal Exam Requirement for ED Medication To Anti-Abortion Bill

State Senator Janet Howell, a Democrat from Fairfax (VA), attached an amendment that would require all men to have a rectal exam and a cardiac stress test before obtaining a prescription for erectile dysfunction medication to a bill that requires women to undergo an ultrasound before having an abortion.

by Emine Dilek· · News
President Obama Takes Republican Senator Mike Lee To The Woodshed Over His Threat To Obstruct

President Obama Takes Republican Senator Mike Lee To The Woodshed Over His Threat To Obstruct

Senator Mike Lee (R-Utah) wants to bring America down. How do we know this? He said so during an appearance on Chris Matthews. In that interview, Lee said that he would bring America down if Democrats didn’t vote to force the American people to live under conservative rule via a Constitutional amendment.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Restaurant Owner Kicks Out Anti-Gay TN Senator Over Offensive Comments About Homosexuals (VIDEO)

Restaurant Owner Kicks Out Anti-Gay TN Senator Over Offensive Comments About Homosexuals (VIDEO)

The owner of Bistro at the Bijou booted Senator Campfield out of the establishment because of his false and inflammatory comments about the LGBT community and HIV/AIDS as well as his failed ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Rick Santorum’s Daughter In Recovery

Rick Santorum’s Daughter In Recovery

Rick Santorum’s three-year old daughter Isabella spent the weekend in intensive care, but things are looking up and in fact, Santorum has resumed his campaign.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
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$500,000 Salary Just Not Enough For Execs At Bailed Out Bank, Left Them ‘Cash Poor’

Prepare your hankie for the sad story of a Wall St. executive who needed our help and generosity…to keep his kids in private schools.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Newt: Work’s Great For Five Year Olds – But Frankly, Not For Me

Newt: Work’s Great For Five Year Olds – But Frankly, Not For Me

Newt Gingrich thinks children should clean toilets. In fact, he holds his own daughter up as an example of the ideal American work ethic. Jackie Gingrich cleaned toilets in their church when she was a teenager. You’d think it would be safe to assume that Newt himself has an impeccable work ethic. Well…not so much.

Romney, Damon Corporation and a $119 Million Medicare Fraud Settlement

Romney, Damon Corporation and a $119 Million Medicare Fraud Settlement

The Damon case is certainly a valid subject for scrutiny of Romney’s business record. This is not about questioning ‘free market’ or ‘capitalism’; this is about questioning fraud and truthfulness of a Presidential candidate.

Is Intervention in Syria On Its Way?

Is Intervention in Syria On Its Way?

Due to the current crisis in Syria, with the Syrian military fighting rebels and the alleged gunning down of civilians by the Al-Assad regime, many are wondering if a US-NATO intervention is likely.

by Devon DB· · News
R-E-S-P-E-C-T For President Obama Is Lacking. I Wonder Why?

R-E-S-P-E-C-T For President Obama Is Lacking. I Wonder Why?

Racism is alive and well in the United States of America. Jan Brewer was more than happy to demonstrate this as she greeted the President on his recent visit, a visit which has been captured for immortality by an infamous picture.

by Marion· · News
Senator Scott Fitzgerald Named The Most Expensive Legislator in the State of Wisconsin

Senator Scott Fitzgerald Named The Most Expensive Legislator in the State of Wisconsin

The people that cry the loudest about government waste always seem to be the ones wasting the most.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
Grover Norquist To Obama: Extend Bush Tax Cuts Or Be Impeached

Grover Norquist To Obama: Extend Bush Tax Cuts Or Be Impeached

I thought OBAMA was the one running a ‘gangsta government?’

by Walt Dismay· · News
RNC Chair Reince Preibus Compares President Obama To Italian Ship Captain Accused Of Manslaughter (VIDEO)

RNC Chair Reince Preibus Compares President Obama To Italian Ship Captain Accused Of Manslaughter (VIDEO)

After fielding a question about the exhausting GOP Primary, Preibus thought it would be appropriate to compare President Obama to Francesco Schettino, the Italian cruise ship captain who cowardly escaped his ship after running it aground, killing at least 17 people.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Romney Defenders Have A Bass Ackwards View Of Democracy (VIDEO)

Romney Defenders Have A Bass Ackwards View Of Democracy (VIDEO)

I’m about to make two of the most obvious statements you will read today: Before there were laws, there were no laws. Before things became illegal, they were legal. So common sense, they’re stupid, right? Well, not so much to the people defending Mitt Romney, his tax structure and Bain Capital ‘vulture capitalism.’

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Rep. Allen West To Dems: Get Out Of Town! No, Seriously ‘Get The Hell Out Of America!’ (VIDEO)

Rep. Allen West To Dems: Get Out Of Town! No, Seriously ‘Get The Hell Out Of America!’ (VIDEO)

Last night, at an event in Palm Beach County, Fl, Rep. Allen West (R-FL) had this to say about his Democratic colleagues: ‘get the hell out of the United States of America.’

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Wisconsin Recall Election Integrity In Doubt. Suspicious ‘Free’ Upgrades From Paper To Electronic Voting Booths Occurring Statewide

Wisconsin Recall Election Integrity In Doubt. Suspicious ‘Free’ Upgrades From Paper To Electronic Voting Booths Occurring Statewide

Despite having been proven uniquely vulnerable to tampering, digital voting machines continue to replace older, but more secure, optical machines.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News