Archive for January 2nd, 2013

AFA Predicts American Christians Will Be Oppressed Minority In 50 Years

AFA Predicts American Christians Will Be Oppressed Minority In 50 Years

The American Family Association believes Christians will be a persecuted minority in just a few decades.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Arizona Still Suffers Huge Financial Losses From Anti-Immigrant SB 1070

Arizona Still Suffers Huge Financial Losses From Anti-Immigrant SB 1070

The financial cost of Arizona’s pervasive anti-immigrant stance is staggering.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
David Barton. President and Founder Wallbuilders.

To The Conservative Christian Leadership, Hate Is A Virtue (AUDIO)

Up is down to right-wing leader David Barton, who declares tolerance a sin and hate a virtue in his war to destroy the United States.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Rumors That John Boehner Will Resign As Speaker (VIDEO)

Rumors That John Boehner Will Resign As Speaker (VIDEO)

Perhaps if Boehner were willing to work with either side of the aisle, people from both sides of the aisle wouldn’t be demanding his resignation.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Republican Voter Suppression Partially Succeeded In Florida

Republican Voter Suppression Partially Succeeded In Florida

Florida has become infamous for their problems surrounding presidential elections, especially with the controversy surrounding the Bush elections.

by Justin Acuff· · News
Gay marriage will lead to civil war??

Christian Dean Says Gay Marriage Will Cause Civil War (VIDEO)

‘This could be the Roe versus Wade of marriage and family, that has catastrophic consequences that could be the unraveling of the United States.’

by Justin Acuff· · News
Wall Street Journal Hack Fails Econ 101, Insists Spending Cuts Are The Only Solution (VIDEO)

Wall Street Journal Hack Fails Econ 101, Insists Spending Cuts Are The Only Solution (VIDEO)

He’s a member of the Wall Street Journal editorial board and has a Master’s in Economics, yet he fails a problem even a 5th grader can solve.

by The Rambling Fool· · News
Pro-Gun Conservatives Worried About Being Victims Of Hate Crimes

Pro-Gun Conservatives Worried About Being Victims Of Hate Crimes

Let’s get something straight here, conservatives: expressing a wish to have stricter controls on weapons isn’t ‘hate speech.’

by Justin Acuff· · News
Fox News: Fiscal Cliff Vote Like Lead Up To Revolutionary War

Fox News: Fiscal Cliff Vote Like Lead Up To Revolutionary War

Rich people paying a little more in taxes while reaping all the benefits and owning half the government is JUST what America fought for … said no one with a working brain ever.

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

Fox News Continuously Mocks The Health Problems Of Hillary Clinton (VIDEO)

Maybe the conservative right should go ahead and learn the meaning of ’empathy.’

by Justin Acuff· · News
Hillary Clinton..the “most admired woman in the world; photo courtesy of KOMO News

For 17th Time Hillary Clinton Is Chosen ‘The Most Admired Woman In The World’

Clinton has been ‘Most Admired’ more than any other woman in Gallup’s history, a bit of good cheer as ‘Her Magnificence’ continues to recover.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · Current Issues, News
With apologies to AP.

‘Go F— Yourself’ Says Boehner To Reid: Fiscal Cliff Deal Barely Reached, Bigger Battles Loom

The tense and acrimonious fiscal cliff negotiations prove Prussian statesman Otto von Bismark’s old adage that ‘Laws are like sausages, it is better not to see them being made.’

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Hurricane Sandy destruction in Long Beach, NY. From the New York Daily News.

More GOP Infighting: House Refuses To Vote On Sandy Aid Bill, GOP’ers In NY And NJ Furious

The bill has been overshadowed lately by the increasing frenzy in getting the fiscal cliff measures passed.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Obama speaking on fiscal cliff deal Jan. 1

Obama’s Not Done Yet – Will Seek New Tax Increases On Rich In 2013

The fact that Obama came right out of the gate after the fiscal cliff deal saying he plans to raise taxes on the wealthy – yet again – makes me proud of the guy

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
Study Shows Dumbing Down Of Congress – Here’s The Bottom Ten

Study Shows Dumbing Down Of Congress – Here’s The Bottom Ten

Apparently, Tea makes you stupid. Then again, anyone who’s attended a Tea Party rally shouldn’t be surprised by this finding.

by T. Steelman· · News
Sorry, Forbes, But Minimum Wage Hikes Are Not Job Killers

Sorry, Forbes, But Minimum Wage Hikes Are Not Job Killers

Contrary to right-wing propaganda, the reason companies are not hiring is not because labor is too expensive.

Republicans Do The Impossible – Raise Tax Rates On The Wealthy (VIDEO)

Republicans Do The Impossible – Raise Tax Rates On The Wealthy (VIDEO)

GOP caves on taxes. Well-played, Mr. President.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News