Archive for December 2nd, 2012

West Point Cadet Chapel Has First Same-Sex Marriage

West Point Cadet Chapel Has First Same-Sex Marriage

It was suggested to the happy couple that they marry at West Point because it was in New York, which legalized gay marriage in 2011.

by Justin Acuff· · News
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Walmart Ends Insurance For New Employees, Conservatives Blame Obamacare

Conservatives have proved once again that they are willing to make any talking point — no matter how false — if only to attack something progressive.

by Justin Acuff· · News
Opinions From A Young Progressive, Vol. Seven – The Economics Of Hate

Opinions From A Young Progressive, Vol. Seven – The Economics Of Hate

Hatred plays a much larger role in economics than you may have thought.

by Justin Acuff· · Political Rants
4 Ways Grover Norquist Proves He’s Insane On ‘Meet The Press’ (VIDEO)

4 Ways Grover Norquist Proves He’s Insane On ‘Meet The Press’ (VIDEO)

As ‘fiscal cliff’ debate heats up, Norquist says Republicans are ‘impure;’ Obama will “shoot the hostages.”

Want Economic Growth? Study Says To Build Bridges

Want Economic Growth? Study Says To Build Bridges

The infrastructure across the United States is in a state of near collapse thanks to Republican obstructionism, and a new report says that is holding back the economy.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Tim Geithner Has The Plan For The ‘Fiscal Cliff’ (VIDEO)

Tim Geithner Has The Plan For The ‘Fiscal Cliff’ (VIDEO)

Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner went on CNN’s “State of the Union” to discuss the blueprint presented to Congress on the so-called “fiscal cliff.”

by Bryian Revoner· · Political Rants
Caspar, WY shooting;  photo courtesy Caspar Star Tribune

Son Kills Father In Front Of Students In Wyoming College Classroom

‘He told me his dad gave him Asperger’s [syndrome], that his dad shouldn’t have passed it on. He said his dad should be castrated.’

by The Bucking Jenny· · News
Stop Being Childish – There’s No War On Christmas  (VIDEO)

Stop Being Childish – There’s No War On Christmas (VIDEO)

I’ve had it with the selfish, self-righteous holiday season ‘War On Christmas’ nonsense that attempts to police how other people may and may not wish someone well.

by Lorelei· · Discredited Right-Wing Myths
Louisiana public schools; photo by Susan Poag,The Times-Picayune archive

Louisiana Judge Declares Voucher Funds Must Go Back To Public Schools

The children aren’t exposed to the theory of evolution because pastor-turned-principal Marie Carrier says, ‘We try to stay away from all those things that might confuse our children.’

by Deborah Montesano· · News