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Splitting Hairs Over Mitt Romney

Splitting Hairs Over Mitt Romney

Is Mitt Romney the best-worst candidate the GOP has to offer?

by Peter Fegan· · Information and Resources
USC Fratboy Email Calls Women “Targets;” Declares “Giving Them A Name Is Pointless”

USC Fratboy Email Calls Women “Targets;” Declares “Giving Them A Name Is Pointless”

The upshot of this email is that it will used to nail this particular sexual predator to the wall when he finally gets arrested for rape.

by Walt Dismay· · News
The Slow Climb Back From The Abyss

The Slow Climb Back From The Abyss

The news that the economy added over 200,000 jobs last month and that the unemployment rate dropped to a three-year low of 8.5% was certainly music to the ears of an awful lot of people, especially the people who reside at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.

Laughter At The GOP Trails Off To Stunned Silence

Laughter At The GOP Trails Off To Stunned Silence

Santorum and Romney effectively finished in a dead tie in the meaningless Iowa caucuses this week, which means that People are taking Santorum Seriously.This isn’t entirely a surprise. Every other candidate for the GOP except Huntsman and Johnson enjoyed similar surges at one point or another.

New Bill Known As Enemy Expatriation Act Would Allow Government To Strip Citizenship Without Conviction

New Bill Known As Enemy Expatriation Act Would Allow Government To Strip Citizenship Without Conviction

Congress is considering H. R. 3166 also known as the Enemy Expatriation Act. This bill would give the US government the power to strip Americans of their citizenship without being convicted of being ‘hostile’ against the United States.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Republicans Cut C-SPAN Feed As House Democrats Take To The Floor To Demand The GOP Get Back To Work (VIDEO)

Republicans Cut C-SPAN Feed As House Democrats Take To The Floor To Demand The GOP Get Back To Work (VIDEO)

House Democrats took the fight to the Republicans on Friday when they rushed to the floor of the House to demand that the GOP get back to work and cut short a recess that will last till the end of January.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Santorum Says Sick People Should Have To Pay More For Insurance (VIDEO)

Santorum Says Sick People Should Have To Pay More For Insurance (VIDEO)

Rick Santorum thinks it’s just fine that these people should have to go without insurance or pay more for insufficient coverage. In fact, he says that preexisting conditions are due to lifestyle choices.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Why I Am A Liberal

Why I Am A Liberal

‘A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in.’ ~ Greek proverb

by Walt Dismay· · Political Rants
Using Facebook To Shine A Light On Teenage Suicide, And Fighting To End It

Using Facebook To Shine A Light On Teenage Suicide, And Fighting To End It

If you look around the world’s leading social network, you see many pages by many people who are trying to make a difference by attempting to stem the tide of teen suicides. Right there leading the charge is STOP Teenage Suicide.

by Guest Writer· · News
Three Scott Walker Cronies Arrested

Three Scott Walker Cronies Arrested

Three of Scott Walkers friends were arrested and that charges would be announced later in the day. Sure enough, as the day went on and I learned more and more, it became clear this was a major story.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
An Open Letter to Keith Olbermann

An Open Letter to Keith Olbermann

I’ve enjoyed ‘Countdown’ for its insightful analysis, its reliance on facts, and it devotion to divining the truth. The ‘Countdown’ I occasionally watch now is but a shell of the principled work of journalistic excellence that used to be offered up every night at 8pm ET.

by Jack Cluth· · Political Rants
Nose Plugging Is Now Illegal; Welcome To Fitzwalkerstan

Nose Plugging Is Now Illegal; Welcome To Fitzwalkerstan

Representative Nass decided to throw out the Constitution and, as recently as October, has even had people removed for holding signs silently. His committee meeting was today and I’m waiting to get arrested on the orders of Nass.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
Ron Paul Supporters Claim He Opposes The NDAA, So Why Didn’t He Vote On It?

Ron Paul Supporters Claim He Opposes The NDAA, So Why Didn’t He Vote On It?

Ron Paul supporters vigorously claim that Paul opposed the NDAA for fiscal year 2012. There’s just one problem with that. If he indeed opposed it so much, why didn’t he attend a House session to cast his vote against it?

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
John McCain Professes Faith In President Obama While Speaking At Romney Event

John McCain Professes Faith In President Obama While Speaking At Romney Event

Earlier this week, John McCain officially endorsed Mitt Romney as the Republican Presidential nominee. During a campaign stop on Wednesday, John McCain expressed his faith in the leadership of President Obama.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Nevada Prostitutes Endorse Ron Paul

Nevada Prostitutes Endorse Ron Paul

According to KRNV, the owner and sex workers at a brothel known as the Moonlite Bunny Ranch in Nevada has endorsed Ron Paul.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Mr. Cordray Goes to Washington

Mr. Cordray Goes to Washington

President Obama started 2012 off well yesterday when he made a recess appointment of Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (‘CFPB’).

REPORT: Private Sector Adds 325,000 New Jobs In December

REPORT: Private Sector Adds 325,000 New Jobs In December

In December 2011, the private sector added 325,000 American jobs and Republicans can’t take an ounce of credit for it.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Father Responds To His Son’s Coming Out Of The Closet By Scalding Him With Boiling Water (VIDEO)

Father Responds To His Son’s Coming Out Of The Closet By Scalding Him With Boiling Water (VIDEO)

News sources in the Philippines are reporting that 19 year-old Edmund Padilla suffered first degree burns over much of his body after his father Erano, poured scalding water on him. Erano told police that he was drunk at the time and became enraged after Edmund informed him that like 2 other siblings, he too was gay.

by Mitchell S. Gilbert· · News
Tennessee Bill: It’s OK To Bully Gay Kids If You’re A Christian Or A Republican.

Tennessee Bill: It’s OK To Bully Gay Kids If You’re A Christian Or A Republican.

The Tennessee GOP steps up its bigotry and proves, yet again, that Republicans are less interested in helping the country and more interested in hurting those they don’t like.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Florida Republican Introduces Bill Criminalizing Abortion – Calling For Life In Prison

Florida Republican Introduces Bill Criminalizing Abortion – Calling For Life In Prison

At 10%, Florida has one of the highest unemployment rates in the country. Rather than deal with the difficult issues, one Florida lawmaker chose to fling red meat to the state’s rabid religious right (and presumably the for-profit prison industry), in hopes that they would be distracted from their dollar menu diets and untreated illnesses.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News