Archive for January 7th, 2013

Delaware ‘Whites Only’ Signs Taken Down Only 48 Hours After Going Viral

Delaware ‘Whites Only’ Signs Taken Down Only 48 Hours After Going Viral

Score another victory for social justice by way of social media!

by Justin Rosario· · News
Wendy’s Franchise To Cut Employee Hours To Avoid Obamacare

Wendy’s Franchise To Cut Employee Hours To Avoid Obamacare

Obamacare has negligible impact on business costs, leaving large companies virtually unaffected while reducing costs for small businesses.

by Dave Dreher· · Current Issues, News
The Right Wing In 2012 – Scared, Delusional, Paranoid And Armed

The Right Wing In 2012 – Scared, Delusional, Paranoid And Armed

If you hear it on Fox News you know it has to be true.

by John Viall· · News
Jesus and guns. No go.

SCOTUS To Georgia Gun Zealots: No Guns In Places Of Worship

Gun zealots will surely be waiting for the day they can carry their Bible in one hand and their gun in the other.

by Wendi Petit· · News
Get your very own coupon!    @ Chick-fil-A Foundation

Think A ‘Trade Your Homosexuality For A Free Chicken Sandwich’ Coupon Won’t Work At Chick-fil-A?

After examining the coupon, the cashier listens as the boys suggest he honor the ‘promise’ of a free sandwich for denouncing their gayness.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · Current Issues, News
Tinfoil Hat Alert: Gun Control Isn’t The Next Reich (VIDEO)

Tinfoil Hat Alert: Gun Control Isn’t The Next Reich (VIDEO)

If you’re worried that the government is going to swoop down and snatch your weapons in order to enslave you, have no fear — they already can.

by Justin Acuff· · News
John Boehner As Country’s Savior?

John Boehner As Country’s Savior?

A radical new theory of John Boehner has that he is fighting to shield the rest of the United States from the tea party radicals in his own party.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Angela Bauer and former partner Jennifer Schreiner . From CJ Online. http://cjonline.com/news/2013-01-03/state-says-woman-topeka-sperm-donor-case-deceived-agency-child-support-claim

Got Sperm? If You Donate It, You May Pay Child Support

As the old adage says, ‘no good deed goes unpunished.’ If you want to be a sperm donor, have a doctor and attorney involved or are donating via a sperm bank.

by Tiffany Willis· · News
Naomi Yap and the hungry baby @ @ FBCDFW.com

Malls – Hubs Of Scantily Clad Teens – Illegally Harass Breastfeeding Moms

What strikes many as incredulous is that we’re still squeamish about the natural, tender act of women breastfeeding their babies.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
Shell Oil rig runs aground; photograph courtesy of Jonathan Klingenberg, U.S. Coast Guard@   @ National Geographic

Shell Oil Rig Aground In Alaska Was Moved To Avoid Taxes

Incidents like this might just be the cost of trying to drill in the Arctic, though experts have warned that the technology isn’t there yet.

by Justin Acuff· · News
GOP: The Tax Debate Is Over, Debt Ceiling Is Next (But Is It Really?)

GOP: The Tax Debate Is Over, Debt Ceiling Is Next (But Is It Really?)

An honest effort to negotiate lowering the deficit would not and should not include holding the debt ceiling hostage again.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Image from Think Progress

Mexican Restaurant’s Uniform Purposely Offends – You Got It – Mexicans (IMAGE)

Not surprisingly for a Mexican restaurant that seems to abhor the culture from which it was conceived, it appears that the food is pretty awful too.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
According to Matthieu Akins' article for GQ, the decade-long search for Osama Bin Laden may have ended when a vaccination program for Hepatitus B captured his DNA.

Was Bin Laden Really Undone By A Fake Vaccine Program?

GQ Magazine report confirms DNA obtained through controversial fake vaccine program may have enabled Obama to give the go-ahead for taking out Bin Laden.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Pope Very Worried About World Income Inequality While Sitting On Golden Throne

Pope Very Worried About World Income Inequality While Sitting On Golden Throne

He’s got the gay-hating under control. The rest of us can worry about the poor.

by The Rambling Fool· · News
Supreme Court Says The Greedy Can’t Opt Out Of Medicare But Keep Social Security

Supreme Court Says The Greedy Can’t Opt Out Of Medicare But Keep Social Security

The theory is that Medicare is a socialist plot to control everyone. The reality is that it keeps the elderly from destitution.

by Justin Rosario· · News
Circular Firing Squad: GOP Attacks Latest Obama Nominee – A Republican

Circular Firing Squad: GOP Attacks Latest Obama Nominee – A Republican

Chuck Hagel is a Republican’s dream come true – a multimillionaire war hero entrepreneur and former red state Senator. Yet, the GOP is still upset.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
GOP Congressman Calls To Shut Down Government (VIDEO)

GOP Congressman Calls To Shut Down Government (VIDEO)

Representative Matt Salmon was quite candid about the right solution to all of our nation’s problems – Shut down the government.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Nancy Pelosi urges the President to use the 14th Amendment to pre-empt the upcoming debt ceiling fight on the January 6th edition of CBS News' Face the Nation with Bob Scheiffer. http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=50138319n&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+CBSNewsVideo+%28News+Video%3A+CBSNews.com%29

‘Just Go Do It!’ Nancy Pelosi Urges President To Invoke 14th Amendment To Avoid Debt Ceiling Fight (VIDEO)

The 14th Amendment compelled recalcitrant southerners in Congress to help pay for the Civil War they started; now they can help pay for the wars they started in Iraq and Afghanistan.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Picture by Allan Warren, CC3.0

HBO Liberace Biopic Deemed ‘Too Gay’ For Movie Theaters (Not An Onion Headline)

Apparently showing reality is ‘too gay’ for Hollywood studios, as Liberace’s new biopic ‘Behind the Candelabra’ is going straight to cable.

by Shannon Barber· · Current Issues
Treasury Secretary Paul Krugman? Do Liberal Dreams Come True?

Treasury Secretary Paul Krugman? Do Liberal Dreams Come True?

With Timothy Geithner leaving at the end of January, eyes are now turning to Nobel Prize winning economist Paul Krugman, but will President Obama nominate him?

by Nathaniel Downes· · News