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15 Year Old Girl Deported To Colombia As 22 Year Old Illegal Immigrant

15 Year Old Girl Deported To Colombia As 22 Year Old Illegal Immigrant

How is this possible? No one seems to know.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Wall Street Wins the 2012 Iowa Caucuses

Wall Street Wins the 2012 Iowa Caucuses

Without a crushing defeat in Iowa, Romney’s path to the nomination is clear. No amount of evangelical enthusiasm for Santorum, or youth and independent excitement for Ron Paul, will make a difference. Unless hit by a huge scandal, Wall Street’s man won’t lose now.

Obama Recess Appointment Fills Consumer Watchdog Post – The Left Whines

Obama Recess Appointment Fills Consumer Watchdog Post – The Left Whines

Senate Republicans have been doing what Senate Republicans do best, obstructing the progress that Obama tries to accomplish. Today, the President took action. Expect more in the future.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Creating a Democracy Without Limits, Through Term Limits

Creating a Democracy Without Limits, Through Term Limits

The gridlock, inaction, and partisan bickering that characterize the state of our elected officials in Washington, DC are largely a result of the pressures they face in constantly worrying about their next reelection.

Bachmann Out – Can A Woman Achieve The White House?

Bachmann Out – Can A Woman Achieve The White House?

After receiving just 5% of the vote (last place among the major contenders) in last night’s Iowa caucus, Michele Bachmann has called it quits. Bachmann’s been floundering for a while, but still, I find myself a little melancholy this morning. The only woman in the race is gone and I wonder if she ever stood a chance.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
How Lincoln’s Republicans Became Franklin Roosevelt’s Democrats

How Lincoln’s Republicans Became Franklin Roosevelt’s Democrats

How Lincoln’s Republicans became Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s Democrats. History truly does repeat itself. Sometimes in frighteningly similar ways.

Rick Santorum A Close Second In Iowa. Is He A ‘Friend’ Of The LGBT Community Or Simply A Bigoted Religious Extremist?

Rick Santorum A Close Second In Iowa. Is He A ‘Friend’ Of The LGBT Community Or Simply A Bigoted Religious Extremist?

GOP Presidential Candidate Rick Santorum said recently in an interview with Fox News’ Greta Van Susteren that he ‘has nothing against gay people.’ Really, Rick?

by The Progressive Cop· · News
Santorum Almost Comes From Behind, But Romney Pulls Out A Win With 8 Vote Lead

Santorum Almost Comes From Behind, But Romney Pulls Out A Win With 8 Vote Lead

It was a razor close race, but Iowa has chosen. Mitt Romney pulled out a close victory over Rick Santorum, winning by a very narrow margin. Despite being tied at 25% of the vote apiece, Romney scratched out an eight vote victory. Here are the results.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Fox Ignores Ron Paul Coming In Close Third In Iowa. Declares Race To Be Only “Two Way”

Fox Ignores Ron Paul Coming In Close Third In Iowa. Declares Race To Be Only “Two Way”

Fair and Balanced? Tell that to Ron Paul.

by Walt Dismay· · News
NYPD Arrests Operators Of Occupy Wall Street Livestream

NYPD Arrests Operators Of Occupy Wall Street Livestream

In the absence of traditional media coverage that Tea Party protests enjoyed, the Occupy movement has been largely ignored and has had to rely on cell phone footage and livestream internet feeds to show the American public what’s been happening.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Enough Already With The Crying, Newt

Enough Already With The Crying, Newt

There are no friends in capitalism—just lions, hyenas and sharks and the bloody, red meat prize is the GOP nomination and possibly the White House.

God Told Pat Robertson Who The Next President Will Be, But Robertson Won’t Tell Us (VIDEO)

God Told Pat Robertson Who The Next President Will Be, But Robertson Won’t Tell Us (VIDEO)

Pat Robinson, sounding more like a four year old than an octogenarian, said that he has spent the last week asking God who the next President would be, and God told him, but it’s a secret.

NYC Bomber Arrested Following Attacks on 5 Buildings (VIDEOS)

NYC Bomber Arrested Following Attacks on 5 Buildings (VIDEOS)

New York City Police are reporting that a suspect has been arrested for the fire bombings of 5 sites, an Islamic community center, a Hindu temple and two private homes. The attacks are being treated as hate crimes.

by Mitchell S. Gilbert· · News
Rick Santorum Doubles Down, Says States Have Right To Declare Birth Control Illegal (VIDEO)

Rick Santorum Doubles Down, Says States Have Right To Declare Birth Control Illegal (VIDEO)

Without a doubt, Rick Santorum is the most dangerous threat to women in the Republican Presidential race. He believes premarital sex should be outlawed, believes women have no right to accessible medical care, and that contraceptives should be illegal.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
2012 Fundraising Totals In – Obama Cleaning Up And Paul A Hypocrite

2012 Fundraising Totals In – Obama Cleaning Up And Paul A Hypocrite

Despite whining from the professional left, Wall Street donations make up a small part of Obama’s funds. Mitt Romney’s money, on the other hand, has come largely from Wall Street. Food for thought for those saying that both parties are the same. The true hypocrisy, as usual, comes from Ron Paul.

Santorum Calls Ron Paul ‘Disgusting’

Santorum Calls Ron Paul ‘Disgusting’

There is something very 2012 about an election where the worst thing you can say about a candidate is that he believes in a woman’s right to choose and that he is against the second amendment.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
The Circus is Leaving Iowa And Coming To a Town Near You

The Circus is Leaving Iowa And Coming To a Town Near You

This year the people of Iowa have had almost exclusive access to the Republican presidential candidates for over six months and just about the only thing we can all agree on is that we don’t like any of them.

The NDAA – A Dangerous Precedent Even With the Signing Statement

The NDAA – A Dangerous Precedent Even With the Signing Statement

While President Obama’s signing statement, issued on December 31, 2011, confirms that the Obama Administration is not going to use the NDAA to indefinitely detain US citizens, that statement does nothing to limit the ability of future Administrations to use the detention authority provided in the NDAA.

The Cult of Legal Plunder

The Cult of Legal Plunder

Today’s Republican Party is not the Republican Party of half a century ago. It has transmogrified into an iniquitous, illicit cult full of racketeers, racketeurs, extortionists, mobsters and gangsters.

Would You Like Some Santorum On Your Salad? Iowa Restaurant Names Salad Dish After Rick Santorum

Would You Like Some Santorum On Your Salad? Iowa Restaurant Names Salad Dish After Rick Santorum

In what has to be the most hilarious and the grossest story of 2012 thus far, the Pizza Ranch restaurant is preparing to name a salad after GOP Presidential candidate and serial homophobe Rick Santorum.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News