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As Newt Gingrich Takes The Lead In South Carolina Polls, Mitt Romney Supporters Bus In To Energize Campaign

As Newt Gingrich Takes The Lead In South Carolina Polls, Mitt Romney Supporters Bus In To Energize Campaign

Mitt Romney is getting nervous. After seemingly securing a landslide victory In South Carolina, Romney has had an awful week that has caused his numbers to plummet. So much so, that his main rival, Newt Gingrich, has taken the lead in multiple polls.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Wisconsinites Choose Stephen Colbert As Primary Challenger To Scott Walker

Wisconsinites Choose Stephen Colbert As Primary Challenger To Scott Walker

This week Wisconsin showed just how much they love Stephen Colbert, by voting for him as the preferred primary challenger to Scott Walker.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
US Newspaper Publisher Advocates Israeli Hit On Barack Obama

US Newspaper Publisher Advocates Israeli Hit On Barack Obama

Gawker.com is reporting that Andrew Adler, Owner/Publisher of the Atlanta Jewish Times editorialized that one of the ways Israel could deal with its problems was to assassinate President Obama.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Georgia Judge Orders President Obama To Appear In Court To Defend Citizenship

Georgia Judge Orders President Obama To Appear In Court To Defend Citizenship

A judge in Atlanta, Georgia has ordered President Obama to show up at a hearing concerning a complaint filed by a citizen of the state who contends that Mr. Obama is not a natural-born citizen and therefore should be removed from the ballot in the Georgia Presidential primary.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Oklahoma Republicans Introduce Bill That Prohibits The Consumption Of Human Fetuses, Would Ban Stem Cell Research

Oklahoma Republicans Introduce Bill That Prohibits The Consumption Of Human Fetuses, Would Ban Stem Cell Research

How do you ban stem cell research? Bury it under a nonexistent problem like cannibalism.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
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.

Congressman Lamar Smith Kills SOPA After Massive Internet Outrage

Congressman Lamar Smith Kills SOPA After Massive Internet Outrage

In an announcement on Friday, Congressman Lamar Smith, the author of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) officially killed the bill after a day of massive protests that saw Wikipedia and Reddit go dark.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
How To Cure The Autism Epidemic? Make Believe It Doesn’t Exist.

How To Cure The Autism Epidemic? Make Believe It Doesn’t Exist.

Parents with autistic children already have a lot to deal with. They don’t need more aggravation from people who should know better.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Rick Santorum Says He Would Have Let The Auto Industry Fail (VIDEO)

Rick Santorum Says He Would Have Let The Auto Industry Fail (VIDEO)

Rick Santorum appeared on C-SPAN on Friday to criticize the auto industry bailout championed by President Obama in 2009.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
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.

Students Pelted With Rubber Bullets By Police While Protesting At UC Riverside

Students Pelted With Rubber Bullets By Police While Protesting At UC Riverside

The pepper spraying incident at UC Davis is still fresh in all of our minds yet police in California decided to one-up themselves at UC Riverside on Thursday, where students came out to protest a Board of Regents meeting.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Obama Administration Guarantees Women Better Access To Birth Control

Obama Administration Guarantees Women Better Access To Birth Control

Health and Human Services Secretary, Kathleen Sebelius announced today that birth control will now be required coverage in the vast majority of employer sponsored health insurance plans.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Harry Reid Cancels PIPA Vote, Rendering It Wounded, But Not Dead

Harry Reid Cancels PIPA Vote, Rendering It Wounded, But Not Dead

PIPA, the Protect IP Act, along with SOPA, the Stop Online Privacy Act, burned brightly throughout the halls of Congress for a little while, but after mass protest, they seem to have flamed out.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Newt Gingrich Uses Violent Rhetoric Directed At President Obama In Fundraiser Email

Newt Gingrich Uses Violent Rhetoric Directed At President Obama In Fundraiser Email

Newt Gingrich is leading South Carolina in several new polls and his violent rhetoric towards President Obama may be the reason why.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Can Conservatives Welcome the Stranger?

Can Conservatives Welcome the Stranger?

If we cannot love the stranger in our own self we cannot love the stranger in society. When we begin welcoming the stranger individually we can welcome the strangers in society — and together we transform.

by Zachary Bailes· · News
Romney Refuses To Release Tax Returns, Says He’ll Lose To Obama If He Does (VIDEO)

Romney Refuses To Release Tax Returns, Says He’ll Lose To Obama If He Does (VIDEO)

During the GOP Debate in South Carolina on Thursday night, the audience booed Mit Romney after he danced around whether he would release 12 years worth of tax returns like his father did when he ran for President. Romney then tried to explain why he wouldn’t release his tax returns until after he wins the nomination. ‘Because I want to beat Obama,’ Romney stated.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
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.

Portland, Maine Joins Other Cities In Call To Overturn Citizens United

Portland, Maine Joins Other Cities In Call To Overturn Citizens United

By a six to two vote on Thursday, the city council of Portland, Maine passed a resolution calling for a Constitutional Amendment to end corporate personhood which has existed since the Supreme Court made the Citizens United decision. The cities of Los Angeles, Boulder, Missoula, New York City, Albany, Oakland, and South Miami have all passed similar resolutions.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Wisconsin Citizens Make a Final Push to Get Russ Feingold to Run For Governor

Wisconsin Citizens Make a Final Push to Get Russ Feingold to Run For Governor

Tired of corruption and greed, the people of Wisconsin look to one of their own to lead them forward.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
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Fox News Host Says ‘The Recession Was Good For Kids’ Because They ‘Need An Attitude Adjustment’ (VIDEO)

Fox News’ hosts are known for insensitive remarks, and yesterday was no exception. During Fox News’ ‘The Five,’ co-host Andrea Tantaros described why she believes the recession was a good thing for this generation of children. She explained that the millennial generation feels too entitled, and because of that kids ‘need an attitude adjustment.’

by Matthew Desmond· · News