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Rush Limbaugh Says The High Temperatures Aren’t Real, They’re Part Of A Government Conspiracy

Rush Limbaugh is now saying that it is not actually as hot as people think it is, and that the Government is doctoring the temperature numbers to make people think that it’s hotter than it actually is.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
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Republican Governors Who Don’t Believe In Climate Change Call For Day Of Prayer To End The Heat

Republican Governors from Texas and Oklahoma have called for a day of prayer, to end the heat wave that is roasting most of our country right now. Governor Rick Perry of Texas and Governor Mary Fallin of Oklahoma don’t believe in climate change, yet they believe if enough people pray then the heat will end.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
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Wisconsin Senate Removes Citizen for SILENTLY Filming Meeting in Violation of 1st Amendment!

Anyone who’s been following the work I have been doing has seen the First Amendment of the US Constitution literally trampled on by the GOP in power here in Wisconsin. It started with them saying you cannot hold signs on any floor but the ground floor of the Capitol.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
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Obama Dismisses Progressives, Again

Obama ignores the ideas of some of his staunches allies during his 2008 election campaign at a time when progressive ideas could be his only path to a successful presidency.

Rupert Murdoch Gets A Pie Full Of Shaving Cream To His Face (VIDEO)

Rupert Murdoch Gets A Pie Full Of Shaving Cream To His Face (VIDEO)

During a hearing today before the British Parliament, an angry protester hit Rupert Murdoch in the face, with a pie full of shaving cream.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
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Walker Recall, Fitzmandering (WI Gerrymandering), and Kathy Nickolaus… Again??

Let’s start with the Walker recall. Last week the Democratic Party of Wisconsin issued a statement that they would prefer to see Scott Walker recalled November of 2012 vs what will probably be March 2012.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
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Murdoch Hacking Scandal Whisteblower Found Dead

The whistleblower who reported that ‘News of the World’, the tabloid owned by Rupert Murdoch, had been hacking cell phones, has been found dead.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
Kansas AG’s ‘No Bid’ Contracts Raise More Questions

Kansas AG’s ‘No Bid’ Contracts Raise More Questions

Last week, after a number of news outlets reported that Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt had hired a high-priced, politically-connected law firm to represent the State of Kansas in upcoming litigation, the Kansas Democratic Party launched an investigation into the process used by the Attorney General’s Office to hire the firm in question. The KDP found a number of alarming facts surrounding the bidding process, and Jeff Chanay, the individual who AG Schmidt placed in charge of awarding state contracts.

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ABC News is More Disgusting than Fox News

How can a news channel be worse than Fox News? Funding a suspected murderer is one way to accomplish this Herculean task.

by Kenneth Stice· · News
Herman Cain Thinks Muslims In Murfreesboro, TN Want To Impose Sharia Law On Their Community

Herman Cain Thinks Muslims In Murfreesboro, TN Want To Impose Sharia Law On Their Community

During an interview with Chris Wallace this morning on Fox News Sunday, Herman Cain was asked why he objects to a mosque being built in Murfreesboro, TN. The reason he gave for opposing the mosque, is because he said that the Muslims in the community are trying to infuse Sharia Law into the community.

Empty Theater At Premiere Shows A Lack Of Interest In Sarah Palin’s Documentary ‘The Undefeated’

Empty Theater At Premiere Shows A Lack Of Interest In Sarah Palin’s Documentary ‘The Undefeated’

A reporter for ‘The Atlantic’ went to see the premiere of the new documentary ‘The Undefeated’, chronicling Sarah Palin’s political accomplishments. While in the theater only 2 other people showed up and when they realized the movie that they had unwittingly bought tickets to was a Sarah Palin documentary, they left within 30 minutes.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
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Twice As Many Americans Still Blame Bush Over Obama For The Economy

A new poll released today by Quinnipiac University confirms that not only do Americans still blame Bush for the economy, but twice as many Americans blame Bush as the number of Americans who blame President Obama for the economy. 54% of Americans blame former President Bush but only 27% blame President Obama.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
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Last Year A Majority Of Minnesotans Surveyed Said They Think Michele Bachmann Is ‘Embarrassing’

Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann represents Minnesota’s 6th District in the House of Representatives, and recently announced her candidacy to be the Republican nominee for President in 2012. According to a survey taken last year, a majority of Minnesotans said they think Congresswoman Bachmann is ’embarrassing’.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
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GOP Denies Jobs Creation Bills, Wastes Taxpayer Money, and An Open Letter To Capitol Police Chief Charles Tubbs!

In this meeting several issues were raised. The Democrats argued that if they can pass redistricting and several other bills in extraordinary session, they might as well pass some old bills that had bipartisan support and had the sole purpose of creating more jobs. Of course, the GOP said they did not want to work on the jobs creation bills they would rather work on quickly pushing through bills that hurt people rather than help.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
Barack Obama, Flake, or Master Dope Roper?

Barack Obama, Flake, or Master Dope Roper?

There has been a big push from the left for some time against our president, and many see themselves as justified in this pushing.

by Socialist Nutjob, Catalina· · News
Progressive Pundits Punching Down: K.O. KO’s Disabled Lady

Progressive Pundits Punching Down: K.O. KO’s Disabled Lady

Keith Olbermann get on Twitter to attack an elderly disabled viewer, about her comments regarding Medicare.

by Marion· · News
This is my concerned face. I only use it when rich people have to pay taxes. Won't anyone think of all those poor rich people?!

Cantor Sets A New Standard For The Word “Chutzpah”

Eric Cantor redefines conservative hypocrisy by whining about how much the GOP has to ‘sacrifice’ to even DISCUSS raising the debt ceiling.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Writers of the ‘Marriage Vow’ Remove Offensive Slavery Reference

Writers of the ‘Marriage Vow’ Remove Offensive Slavery Reference

After what to them had to be an unexpected back lash a conservative group called The Family Leader has removed controversial language in it’s Marriage Vow. The controversial language referred to black children and said they were better off during slavery.

by George L. Cook III· · News
Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann

Michele Bachmann Hopes People Will Stay Unemployed, So It Will Help Her Campaign

Republican Congresswoman and potential 2012 Presidential candidate Michele Bachmann was asked if she believes that it would help her campaign if unemployment stays high, to which she replied ‘I hope so’

by Matthew Desmond· · News
Ron Paul Says Government Is Responsible For 9/11, Because Guns Aren’t Allowed On Airplanes (VIDEO)

Ron Paul Says Government Is Responsible For 9/11, Because Guns Aren’t Allowed On Airplanes (VIDEO)

Republican Congressman Ron Paul is known for his strong pro-business, anti-regulation stances. Now he’s saying that the Government regulations that prevent people from carrying guns onto airplanes is to blame for 9/11.

by Matthew Desmond· · News