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Prescott Bush and his son, former President George Herbert Walker Bush.

Prescott Bush, And The Golden Age Of War Profiteering

When the Remingtons, duPonts, Rockefellers, Mellons, J.P. Morgan, George Herbert Walker, Samuel Bush and Prescott Bush, as well as other representatives of America’s corporate elite decided to overthrow the government of the United States in 1934, they recruited retired Marine General Smedley Butler to lead it.

A Black Friday mob. Image from http://www.destructoid.com/black-friday-walmart-going-nuts-with-game-sales-155887.phtml

Shoppers Gone Wild: Walmart Customers Give Black Friday A Black Eye

Millions of Americans flocked to stores in a bid to get items before everyone else and many went to extremes in order to get what they wanted. Many Walmart customers turned Black Friday into a dark day.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
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FunnyOrDie Mocks Megyn Kelly For Her Pepper Spray ‘Is A Food Product’ Comment (VIDEO)

FunnyOrDie.com created a hilarious video that has been circulating the internet, depicting what a Thanksgiving dinner would look like with a pro-Pepper Spray Megyn Kelly.

by Matthew Desmond· · News, Political Humor
Potential GOP Presidential Nominee Newt Gingrich. Image from http://www.salon.com/2010/07/24/this_week_crazy_newt_gingrich/

18 Newt Gingrich Quotes That Disqualify Him From Ever Being President

Newt Gingrich is currently the leader of the Republican field of presidential candidates. So it’s only fitting that the quotes come out of the skeleton closet. Here are more than a dozen quotes from Newt Gingrich that reveal his lies, his arrogance, his hatred, and his hypocrisy and disqualify him from ever being President.

Occupy Your Mind: Recapping the Movement

Occupy Your Mind: Recapping the Movement

The Occupy Wall Street Movement, now in its third month of existence is growing exponentially on a global scale and it is not going to end anytime soon. What began with a single person holding a sign in Zuccotti Park in New York City rapidly evolved into an aggressive global socio-economic movement.

Michele Bachmann’s Sudden Interest In Sexism

Michele Bachmann’s Sudden Interest In Sexism

It’s ironic and faintly humorous that Michele Bachmann is so riled up about the song ‘Lyin’ Ass Bitch’ that was played by house band Roots to introduce her when she appeared on ‘Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.’

by Julie Driscoll· · News
KS Gov Brownback Reports High Schooler To Principal For Tweeting Brownback ‘Sucked’ – Freedom of Speech Quashed! (VIDEO)

KS Gov Brownback Reports High Schooler To Principal For Tweeting Brownback ‘Sucked’ – Freedom of Speech Quashed! (VIDEO)

I read about a simple tweet from a young high schooler that landed her in the principal’s office with orders to write several apology notes and it made me angrier than Black Friday–it pissed me off.

by Debi Johnson-Champ· · News
Hide Your Liberal Heart and Fantasize About President Reagan

Hide Your Liberal Heart and Fantasize About President Reagan

After watching many of these Republican debates, one reccurring theme just keeps instituting itself, and that theme is the vast hypocrisy that lies between what conservatives say on one hand versus what they will turn around and do on the other, and no one has made this point any better than Newt Gingrich during CNN’s National Security Debate.

President Obama with the parents of Matthew Shepard

One More Reason To Be Thankful Obama Is President… Protection Against Hate Crimes

So this year, at a time when so many people mull over what they are thankful for, I will be thinking of some of the accomplishments of our current administration and, in particular, those that advance the status and treatment of minority citizens.

Rads are NOT on the menu!

No Glow In The Dark Turkey: What I Am Thankful For This Year

What am I thankful for? I’m thankful my turkey doesn’t glow in the dark!!

8 Reasons Why Conservatives Would Be NASCAR Fans

8 Reasons Why Conservatives Would Be NASCAR Fans

Since conservative NASCAR fans seem to think that it’s perfectly fine to disrespect the First Lady as she honors the troops, I’ve decided to put together 8 reasons why conservatives would be NASCAR fans.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · Political Humor
According To An Occupy Protester, Police Brutality Caused Her To Have A Miscarriage (VIDEO)

According To An Occupy Protester, Police Brutality Caused Her To Have A Miscarriage (VIDEO)

During last Tuesday’s massive protests in Seattle, a three months pregnant Jennifer Fox became the victim of police brutality. That brutality caused her to miscarry five days later.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Grover Norquist…Saboteur, Anti-American, Traitor.

Grover Norquist…Saboteur, Anti-American, Traitor.

Those who signed Grover’s pledge are all bought and paid for, they are corrupt and their actions prove that. They knew the results of the pledge would cause among other things, the weakening and failing of the economy to a certain extent, so why did they do it?

by Teeluck Sooknarine· · News
Everything You Need To Know About How Painful Pepper Spray Is In One Simple Graphic

Everything You Need To Know About How Painful Pepper Spray Is In One Simple Graphic

To understand the pain inflicted by pepper spray, you MUST see this chart.

The 7 Types Of Republican Idiots

The 7 Types Of Republican Idiots

A humorous (and unfortunately realistic) look at the different types of Republican idiots, what makes them idiots, and things you should remember while debating them (so you don’t go crazy).

Republicans Don’t Like to Be Confronted With the Truth (VIDEO)

Republicans Don’t Like to Be Confronted With the Truth (VIDEO)

Republican Representative, Donald Young (AK), matches wits with Douglas Brinkley and loses.

by Mitchell S. Gilbert· · News
NOM Supported Column Claims That Gay Activists Are Worse Than Jihadi Terrorists

NOM Supported Column Claims That Gay Activists Are Worse Than Jihadi Terrorists

Once again, the folks over at the National Organization for Marriage have gone over the edge.

Everything You Need To Know To Be Thankful For The Food Safety Modernization Act of 2011

Everything You Need To Know To Be Thankful For The Food Safety Modernization Act of 2011

Before you take your seat at the family table this Thanksgiving to stuff yourself full of food, take a moment to be thankful for the Food Safety Modernization Act. In response to many food borne outbreaks, the 111th Congress passed the act at the end of 2010 and it was signed by President Obama in January 2011.

Herman Cain Thanks God His Doctor Wasn’t A Muslim

Herman Cain Thanks God His Doctor Wasn’t A Muslim

Herman Cain has a Muslim problem. He won’t appoint Muslims to his cabinet, or maybe he will, as long as they’re not extremist. But…he thinks most of the world’s 1.5 billion Muslims (22% of the world’s population) are extremist. Personally, I find 100% of Herman Cain supporters to be extremist, but that’s another issue.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Justices Scalia & Thomas Don’t Care If You Know; They Are Working for the 1%

Justices Scalia & Thomas Don’t Care If You Know; They Are Working for the 1%

What was noteworthy about last Thursday evening’s Federalist Society dinner was who, all these plutocrats chose to honor: Supreme Court Justices Clarence Thomas and Antonin Scalia.

by Mitchell S. Gilbert· · News