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Newt Gingrich Calls For End Of Child Labor Laws

Newt Gingrich Calls For End Of Child Labor Laws

During a speech on Friday at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Republican Presidential candidate Newt Gingrich called child labor laws “truly stupid,” and proposed ending them.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Rick Santorum Says Americans Should Suffer Because ‘Suffering Isn’t A Bad Thing’

Rick Santorum Says Americans Should Suffer Because ‘Suffering Isn’t A Bad Thing’

Santorum whined that if ‘you’re lower income, you can qualify for Medicaid, you can qualify for food stamps, you can qualify for housing assistance,’ then said ‘suffering is part of life and it’s not a bad thing, it is an essential thing in life.’

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
11 Reasons Not To Vote For Newt Gingrich

11 Reasons Not To Vote For Newt Gingrich

Who could have ever predicted that Newt Gingrich would be leading the GOP Presidential field after his campaign was declared dead only a few months earlier? Well, since Gingrich leads the field, conservatives must really be desperate to elect anyone but Romney. But is Newt a winner?

Idiots’ Delight

Idiots’ Delight

Herman Cain began to speak and not just in vague political speak; he started answering questions regarding important issues that a candidate for the highest office in the land should concern himself with and at least know a little bit about.

Bait and Switch Time Again for the GOP

Bait and Switch Time Again for the GOP

By now you’ve heard of the proposal floated by one Republican on the Super Committee to ‘raise taxes by $300 billion’ over the next ten years as part of the $1.2 trillion deficit-reduction plan. The lone Republican? Pennsylvanian Senator Pat Toomey, that’s who.

by Peter Fegan· · News
It’s Not Just about Israel

It’s Not Just about Israel

It has happened many times. I meet someone. The person finds out that I am Jewish. The person then starts carrying on about how much they love Israel and hate President Obama because he doesn’t support Israel.

NYPD Drags Woman Into The Street By Her Hair (VIDEO)

NYPD Drags Woman Into The Street By Her Hair (VIDEO)

In another instance of police brutality during the massive day of protests on Thursday, the NYPD dragged a woman into street by her hair. A CNN reporter caught it on tape.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Who? Me? Tell a fib? NEVER!! I just left out a few facts. And the context. And the truth.

Mainstream Media Does Its Job And Calls Perry Out For Lying (VIDEO)

Perry lies (again) and gets called out by someone NOT on MSNBC!

by Walt Dismay· · News
What Do Right Wing American Christian Groups And Some Russian Officials Have In Common?

What Do Right Wing American Christian Groups And Some Russian Officials Have In Common?

Janet Crouse, a spokeswoman for Concerned Women of America, reminded us last week that her organization is also just a front for promoting bigotry.

by Mitchell S. Gilbert· · News
Michele Bachmann’s Tall Tale Of 7 Foot Doctor And Other Fabricated Obamacare Claims

Michele Bachmann’s Tall Tale Of 7 Foot Doctor And Other Fabricated Obamacare Claims

Bachmann, it seems, has freed herself from the chains of facts. In a recent town hall meeting in Webster City, Iowa, she told the audience three anecdotes, all of which are pretty easily discredited.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Fox Nation Thanks God For Income Disparity, Through Twitter

Fox Nation Thanks God For Income Disparity, Through Twitter

On Twitter, Fox Nation praised the growing income inequality by tweeting ‘God bless income disparity.’

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
NYPD Surrounds Zuccotti Park, Arrests Over 100 Protesters

NYPD Surrounds Zuccotti Park, Arrests Over 100 Protesters

Today marks the two month anniversary of the OWS protests. In recognition of that, protesters held massive protests today in New York City. Over 1,000 protesters flocked to the streets around the New York Stock Exchange to protest, clogging traffic and clearly disrupting the flow around New York’s financial district.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Angry Bully Poses As A Teacher

Angry Bully Poses As A Teacher

The job of a teacher is to: inform, enlighten, inspire, encourage and help a child to become a wiser, better human being. Do you see that happening in this classroom? Is that person posing as a teacher for real? How sad that this boy had to take the video before anyone would believe how his ‘teacher’ was treating him.

by Mitchell S. Gilbert· · News
A woman, after being punched in the face by an NYPD officer.

Police Officer Punches Woman In Face After Raid On OWS For Challenging NYPD With Court Order (VIDEO)

After the NYPD evicted the Occupy Wall Street protesters from Zuccotti Park on Tuesday morning, attorneys secured a court order telling police to allow the protesters back into the park. Instead, police ignored the order and sealed the park

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Libertarians As Prions, Or Kuru Brain Contamination

Libertarians As Prions, Or Kuru Brain Contamination

Prions, like Libertarians, were once healthy individuals. Theoretically, they could be again.

You mean attacking Americans makes them angry? I never would have thought of that!

What The Hell Is Bloomberg Thinking?

Bloomberg and the other disgraced mayors flail about looking for a means to control the uncontrollable.

by Walt Dismay· · Political Rants
Anti-Gay Pastor Claims That Half Of All Murders In Cities Are Committed By Homosexuals

Anti-Gay Pastor Claims That Half Of All Murders In Cities Are Committed By Homosexuals

Vineyard argued that homosexuals shouldn’t be protected and repeated a false and inflammatory claim by a New York judge that homosexuals commit half of all murders in cities.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Newt Gingrich’s Nasty Record

Newt Gingrich’s Nasty Record

Newt Gingrich is being referred to now as the new flavor of the week for the party, but I would hasten to remind everyone of the real Newt and what his record is.

by Teeluck Sooknarine· · News
New York City Mayor And The NYPD ‘Occupy’ The Freedom Of The Press—A Journey From JFK To Zuccotti Park (VIDEOS)

New York City Mayor And The NYPD ‘Occupy’ The Freedom Of The Press—A Journey From JFK To Zuccotti Park (VIDEOS)

Journalists and others lit up Twitter with claims of media blackouts and physical aggression by the NYPD as the police continued to empty Zuccotti Park of all protestors and media, alike.

by Debi Johnson-Champ· · News
14 Ways Homophobia And Transphobia Affect Everyone

14 Ways Homophobia And Transphobia Affect Everyone

Homophobia and transphobia affect everyone; they have serious consequences for both LGBT and straight people.