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Nevada Threatens To Arrest Bankers

Nevada Threatens To Arrest Bankers

If there’s something strange about your foreclosure proceedings, who ya gonna call? Nevada has the answer.

Herman Cain Denies Sexual Harassment

Herman Cain Denies Sexual Harassment

Why is October 31 2011 a big f***ing deal? Well,  for the kiddies out there it means a great night of Trick or Treating, but for political junkies like myself it has a much darker and sinister appeal this year. Everyone’s favorite sideshow candidate for the Republican nomination is trying […]

Ron Paul Would Be A Frightening President

Ron Paul Would Be A Frightening President

Superficial qualities aside, it’s tough for even the most progressive among us, including myself, to resist the lure of some of Ron Paul’s words. The problem with Ron Paul is that he keeps speaking.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
13 Scariest Things Michele Bachmann Would Do If She Were President

13 Scariest Things Michele Bachmann Would Do If She Were President

Today is Halloween, the most frightening and creepy day of the year. So in honor of Halloween, here are the 13 scariest things that Michele Bachmann would do if she became President, which itself is a horrifying nightmare.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News, Political Humor
When the Big Tent Sucks

When the Big Tent Sucks

I don’t like Republicans. I never have. I was raised to think of them as the social and political enemy of my kind, the Democrats, but just because I’m not fond of all Republicans in general, doesn’t mean I extend a blanketed tolerance to all things and all people Democratic.

by Marion· · News
Don’t be Fooled: Ten Scary Facts about Mitt Romney

Don’t be Fooled: Ten Scary Facts about Mitt Romney

Mitt Romney, for many in the mainstream media, is the model of the moderate Republican. But don’t be fooled. There is nothing moderate about the current Republican party.

by Tex Shelters· · Information and Resources, News
Tough with a gun, scared of debates

Rick Perry Simply Doesn’t Have the Balls

So now Perry has mysteriously developed some political doubts about the relevance of the debates as a whole in regards to the political well-being of the candidate, as he told Fox’s Bill O’Reilly that agreeing to participate in the debates at all was probably a mistake. Again, in a true anti-Texas fashion of manning up, Perry blames the inner-workings of the debate forum instead of putting the blame where it squarely belongs, which is on his rickety debate performances with him as the sole skipper.

Police At #OccupyDenver Turn Violent

Police At #OccupyDenver Turn Violent

At Saturday night’s Occupy Denver protest, police fired pepper spray and pepper balls. 20 protesters were arrested and several were sent to the hospital. One man was shot in the face with pepper bullets. Another had his foot run over by a motorcycle cop.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Bachmann’s ‘Flat Tax’ Full Of Fairy Dust And Magic

Bachmann’s ‘Flat Tax’ Full Of Fairy Dust And Magic

Not to be outdone by Herman Cain and Rick Perry, Michele Bachmann revealed her ‘flat tax’ plan to Christiane Amanpour on ABC’s This Week. The thing about her flat tax plan is that the former IRS tax attorney seems to have no idea what a flat tax actually is.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
New Hampshire Considering Repealing Gay Marriage And Allowing Civil Unions…Of Siblings

New Hampshire Considering Repealing Gay Marriage And Allowing Civil Unions…Of Siblings

The bill states that New Hampshire would only recognize a marriage between a man and a woman. It would, however allow civil unions for all adults, including relatives.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Dumbing It Down: The Pursuit of Intellectual Mediocrity in America

Dumbing It Down: The Pursuit of Intellectual Mediocrity in America

The lack of intellectual curiosity about how things work and an almost pathological pursuit of the lowest common denominator of understanding is frighteningly apparent to anyone with a modicum of awareness. Both have risen almost exponentially over the last few years.

Snowstorms, Heat Waves, Power Failures And The Failure Of GOP Power

Snowstorms, Heat Waves, Power Failures And The Failure Of GOP Power

How often does your power go out during bad weather? Do you think maybe the richest, most advanced country in the world should be able to do something about that? Not if the GOP has anything to say about it.

by Walt Dismay· · News
California Congresswoman To Try Living Off Food Stamps Budget

California Congresswoman To Try Living Off Food Stamps Budget

California Congresswoman, Jackie Speier, D-San Francisco/San Mateo, will participate in a food stamps challenge in which she will eat on a food budget of $4.50 a day for five days.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
eBay Buying Patterns Show That U.S. Is Still A Racist Society

eBay Buying Patterns Show That U.S. Is Still A Racist Society

Thanks to the internet, the great equalizer, we do have such a situation, eBay. Three Yale and Harvard researchers conducted a study called, ‘Race Effects on Ebay.’ The results? Americans are racist.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
If You Voted For Obama Or Are A Muslim, Don’t Try To Take Shooting Lessons From Texas Instructor

If You Voted For Obama Or Are A Muslim, Don’t Try To Take Shooting Lessons From Texas Instructor

Keller: ‘If you are a socialist liberal and or voted for the current campaigner in chief, please do not take this class. You have already proven that you cannot make a knowledgeable and prudent decision as under the law.’

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Jon Huntsman Responds To Cain ‘Smoking’ Ad With ‘Bubble’ Ad, Starring His Daughters

Jon Huntsman Responds To Cain ‘Smoking’ Ad With ‘Bubble’ Ad, Starring His Daughters

Jon Huntsman, arguably the most progressive candidate in the GOP race, is barely making a blip on the radar with Republican voters. In an attempt to turn that around, he released his answer to Cain’s ‘smoking’ ad.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Open letter to Law Enforcement

Open letter to Law Enforcement

The beautiful thing about OWS is the amount of forgiveness they extended to the officers. They never turned violent toward them. The people themselves are from all walks of life, black, white, men, women, old, young, rich and poor. All converged to exercise our right to freedom of assembly. All rights must be preserved by all or enjoyed by none.

Michael Moore Porky Pies

Michael Moore Porky Pies

We knew it then, but we also know that when Moore states that he had never owned shares, he’s blatantly lying, and maybe that merits a private visit to a confessional with a priest of his choice; or maybe it takes another interview with another British journalist to raise this fact for Moore to dispute and josh off.

Government and Law Enforcement Twist Google’s Arm For Data, Google Complies

Government and Law Enforcement Twist Google’s Arm For Data, Google Complies

Thus, a very outdated law, written even before the digital age went public, is governing a practical piece of our lives that grows larger every year. A much needed update is overdue.

by Chris· · News
Through rain, through sleet, through, Wall St.'s not getting anymore of our dough!

Cold Weather, Hypothermia Challenge Occupy Denver

The Tea Party talks a good game but the Occupy Movement shows us how it’s really done.

by Walt Dismay· · News