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‘Godless Heathen’ Responds To Rick Perry Ad (VIDEO)

‘Godless Heathen’ Responds To Rick Perry Ad (VIDEO)

This year’s batch of Republican Presidential candidates seem to be in a race for something other than just the Presidency. They seem to be in a race to offend the entire American population.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News, Political Humor
Newt Gingrich: One Person’s ‘Normal’ Is Another’s ‘Diabolically Evil’

Newt Gingrich: One Person’s ‘Normal’ Is Another’s ‘Diabolically Evil’

The more I think about, listen to, and read about Newt Gingrich, the more I find myself concerned about his state of mind.

by Jack Cluth· · News
The Occupy Movement has Already Succeeded

The Occupy Movement has Already Succeeded

The current historical trend of occupying public space to address social issues began in the Middle East and Spain. When Occupy Wall Street started a U.S. occupy movement, encouraged by an advertisement in the Canadian magazine Adbusters, on September 17, 2011, the mainstream media and public officials were caught off guard.

A Special Message For Jonah & Every LGBT Teen Who Has Been Bullied (VIDEO)

A Special Message For Jonah & Every LGBT Teen Who Has Been Bullied (VIDEO)

While the very loving, beautiful message of this video comes from one particular person, I think it’s fair to say that he speaks for many LGBT adults like myself who genuinely care and will do whatever we have to support any teen going through a difficult times. Never feel alone!

by Mitchell S. Gilbert· · News
GOP Media Strategist Says Republicans Would Choose Killing Obamacare Over Killing Osama Bin Laden

GOP Media Strategist Says Republicans Would Choose Killing Obamacare Over Killing Osama Bin Laden

According to a Republican strategist, Republican voters hate President Obama so much, that they would choose killing Obamacare over finding and killing the man who orchestrated the murder of 3,000 Americans on September 11, 2001.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
‘A Make-Or-Break Moment For The Middle Class’ – Obama In Osawatomie

‘A Make-Or-Break Moment For The Middle Class’ – Obama In Osawatomie

Appearing in Osawatomie, Kansas on Tuesday, President Obama gave a speech that should make just about any progressive proud. In the speech, our President addressed the ‘raging debate over the best way to restore growth and prosperity, restore balance, restore fairness.’

by Winning Progressive· · News
Slavery: Alive and Well in the US, Sponsored by ALEC

Slavery: Alive and Well in the US, Sponsored by ALEC

Through cleverly worded ALEC sponsored bills, namely the Prison Industries Enhancement Certification Program and the Prison Industries Act, state, federal and private prisons can use prisoners to labor in many different jobs to bring in more money to support the prison and, in the case of private prisons, to increase the corporation’s bottom line.

Americans Use YouTube To Show They ‘Dislike’ Rick Perry; 284,000 And Rapidly Growing (LINK)

Americans Use YouTube To Show They ‘Dislike’ Rick Perry; 284,000 And Rapidly Growing (LINK)

Apparently many people were unhappy with Perry’s latest video, because a massive campaign began on facebook, to get the video as many ‘dislikes’ as possible. At the time of this article, more than 284,000 people have clicked ‘dislike’ on the video, compared to only 3,000 who have clicked ‘Like’

by Matthew Desmond· · News
Georgia’s New Bill: If Welfare Folks Have To Pee A Cup,Then The Elected Lawmakers Should Pee In A Cup Too

Georgia’s New Bill: If Welfare Folks Have To Pee A Cup,Then The Elected Lawmakers Should Pee In A Cup Too

Florida and Missouri have passed into law, bills that require recipients of welfare to submit to blood, urine or hair sample tests in order to claim their checks.

by Debi Johnson-Champ· · News
Congress Secretly Working To Pass National Defense Authorization Act In Closed Doors Conference Committee

Congress Secretly Working To Pass National Defense Authorization Act In Closed Doors Conference Committee

Not too long ago, Addicting Info reported that the US Senate was voting on S. 1867, a bill that would allow the military to arrest Americans on American soil and hold them indefinitely.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Newt Gingrich: If Elected, I’ll Convert The State Dept. Into The Ministry Of War, Starting With John Bolton

Newt Gingrich: If Elected, I’ll Convert The State Dept. Into The Ministry Of War, Starting With John Bolton

There’s little that illustrates the difference between Liberals and Conservatives more than Newt Gingrich’s announcement that he would ask former UN Ambassador John Bolton to be his Secretary of State.

by Jack Cluth· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points
Thirty Companies That Spent More In Lobbying Than They Paid In Taxes.

Thirty Companies That Spent More In Lobbying Than They Paid In Taxes.

Solid proof that lobbying is a great investment for Fortune 500 companies.

Rick Perry Fires Wayward Shot In War On Christmas (VIDEO)

Rick Perry Fires Wayward Shot In War On Christmas (VIDEO)

Who says the Republicans have ended American manufacturing? They have created an entire new industry out of manufactured indignation over manufactured wars, like the War on Families, the War on Christmas and the War on Religion. It’s too bad that the only jobs their manufacturing provides is for Presidential candidates and political pundits.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
A Courageous Lesbian High School Student Wins the Right to Choose Her Own Clothing

A Courageous Lesbian High School Student Wins the Right to Choose Her Own Clothing

Americans are certainly no strangers to the efforts of social conservatives to place restrictions on the civil liberties of lesbian, gays, bisexuals and transgender (LGBT) people. ‘Different,’ is not acceptable in some religious and politically conservative communities.

by Mitchell S. Gilbert· · News
Los Angeles Takes First Step To End Corporate Personhood. The Second Step Is To Reelect Obama

Los Angeles Takes First Step To End Corporate Personhood. The Second Step Is To Reelect Obama

This week, the Los Angeles City Council became the first municipality to vote to end Corporate Personhood. The resolution, as backed by a group called, Move to Amend, is a localized attempt to try and overturn Citizens United, the controversial Supreme Court ruling which allowed corporations to spend unlimited amounts of money in elections.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
The Candidate Of ‘NO’: Legislation Ron Paul Has Voted Against

The Candidate Of ‘NO’: Legislation Ron Paul Has Voted Against

Ron Paul is one of those politicians who says no for a living. As a representative of Texas, Paul has surprisingly voted against quite a few pieces of legislation that would shock many Americans.

This hand? This is for slapping Birchers and Birthers.

A Liberal Dream: Huntsman Running Against Obama Would Be Great For America

How a Huntsman nomination could kick the crazies out of the GOP.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Bill O’Reilly Still Watches Soul Train Where All of the Blacks Hang Out

Bill O’Reilly Still Watches Soul Train Where All of the Blacks Hang Out

O’Reilly then looked at Dr. Hill and questioned how President Obama is going to reach out to these African-Americans, as he asked: ‘Are they going to be on Soul Train?’

WI GOP Friend And Sarah Palin-Loving Cop, Assaults And Injures 11 Yr Old Girl

WI GOP Friend And Sarah Palin-Loving Cop, Assaults And Injures 11 Yr Old Girl

We chose to make the best of it and some of us have even developed somewhat of a friendship with some of the officers. That being said, there are some bad apples, perhaps the worst, Officer Steven Mael.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
Tennessee Firefighters Let Another Home Burn To the Ground Over $75 Fee

Tennessee Firefighters Let Another Home Burn To the Ground Over $75 Fee

Another Ron Paul wet dream comes true as a second family has ‘personal responsibility’ thrust upon them and they lose their home.

by Walt Dismay· · News