Archive for January 8th, 2013

Is There Room For MODERATE Republicans? One Group Thinks So

Is There Room For MODERATE Republicans? One Group Thinks So

This is a centrist group that wants to work with both parties and avoid extremes.

by Shannon Barber· · News
If you hate taxes, please stick to your ideology and stop doing all of these things. Taxes pay for dozens of things nearly everyone uses daily.

Tax Deal Results In Most Progressive Tax Code Since Jimmy Carter

The fiscal cliff deal has done something not seen since 1979, created an equitable, fair tax code which applies itself without harming the poorest in the US.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
White House petitions...

Top 10 Crazy, Silly And Creepy Petitions To The White House

Participation in our democracy is what we value, and this is one outcome of it. Love it or hate it, our country is unique.

by Wendi Petit· · News
Conservative Meme Fact-Checked — Deaths From Guns

Conservative Meme Fact-Checked — Deaths From Guns

Whoever wrote this meme not only has his facts wrong, but he also can’t add.

by Justin Acuff· · News
Labor Camp Detainee Sends Plea For Help Via Halloween Decorations (VIDEO)

Labor Camp Detainee Sends Plea For Help Via Halloween Decorations (VIDEO)

One woman got more than she bargained for in her box of decorations made in China when she found a hand written letter, from slaves laboring in China.

by Tiffany Willis· · News
New Regulation Eases Immigration Delays

New Regulation Eases Immigration Delays

A new regulation is in place that will make the immigration process faster in the United States, reports Courthouse News.

by Justin Acuff· · News
Map from CommonDreams.org, plus Satan, because everything's better with Satan. https://www.commondreams.org/headline/2013/01/08

Climate Change Alert: Australia So Hot, Weather Bureau Adds ‘Deep Purple’ To Heat Index

As wildfires blaze across Australia due to record temperatures, scientists brace for the ‘new normal.’ NOW do you believe in climate change?

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
How Long Is Long Enough To Debate Nuclear Energy?

How Long Is Long Enough To Debate Nuclear Energy?

When someone brings up the words Nuclear Energy, it brings a lot of emotions to the forefront, and when emotions get involved, it is difficult for people to behave in a rational manner.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Gun Violence Survivor Gabby Giffords And Spouse Mark Kelly Say ‘Enough,’ Launch Gun Control Initiative

Gun Violence Survivor Gabby Giffords And Spouse Mark Kelly Say ‘Enough,’ Launch Gun Control Initiative

‘In response to a horrific series of shootings that has sown terror in our communities… Congress has done something quite extraordinary – nothing at all.’

‘World Net Daily’ Birther Encourages Violent Revolt Against Federal Government

‘World Net Daily’ Birther Encourages Violent Revolt Against Federal Government

World Net Daily writer, Judicial Watch Founder and former Justice Department official Larry Klayman calls for a violent uprising to oust President Obama.

‘We The People’ Saved AIG–AIG Says Thank You On TV Then Considers Suing ‘We The People’ (VIDEO)

‘We The People’ Saved AIG–AIG Says Thank You On TV Then Considers Suing ‘We The People’ (VIDEO)

We bail them out and they want to sue us.

by The Liberal· · News
A dramatization of an Alabama school blackboard.

Alabama’s Sex-Ed Curriculum Teaches Kids Being Gay Is ‘Criminal’

First openly gay state Rep. tries to take Alabama out of the dark ages with bill to repeal anti-gay sex-ed requirements.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
Alex Jones rants to Piers Morgan.

Pro-Gun Radio Show Host Gets His Crazy On With CNN’s Piers Morgan (VIDEOS)

Alex Jones’ paranoia doesn’t extend just to the U.S. government anymore. Now it’s the entire world out to get him.

The David Pakman Show – Rape Wasn’t Rape Because Victim Wasn’t Married (VIDEO)

The David Pakman Show – Rape Wasn’t Rape Because Victim Wasn’t Married (VIDEO)

California Judge rules that sexual assault wasn’t rape because the woman wasn’t married, based on an archaic California law.

by David Pakman· · News
The David Pakman Show – Chris Christie Actually Isn’t So Cool Now (VIDEO)

The David Pakman Show – Chris Christie Actually Isn’t So Cool Now (VIDEO)

Chris Christie calls out Republicans for making New Jerseyans ‘second class citizens,’ but awarded gays in his own state ‘second class’ status when he vetoed bill for marriage equality.

by David Pakman· · News
Roxana Green, a mother whose child was shot in the Tucson, AZ shooting, speaks out for Demand A Plan. http://www.demandaplan.org/

Gun Control Ad Featuring Mother Of Slain Child Will Set NRA’s Panties On Fire (VIDEO)

DemandAPlan.org’s heart wrenching ad features a bereaved mother demanding, ‘When will you stand up to the gun lobby? Whose child has to die next?

by Shannon Barber· · News
Pro-Gun Activists Prepare For Upcoming ‘Gun Appreciation Day’

Pro-Gun Activists Prepare For Upcoming ‘Gun Appreciation Day’

It’s doubtful there’ll be many Gun Appreciation Day demonstrations in the Newtown or any other area that’s been victimized by gun violence.

by Cicero· · News
Top 10 Terms From 2012 That Need To Die A Horrible Death

Top 10 Terms From 2012 That Need To Die A Horrible Death

2012 saw a lot of shenanigans containing a lot of political-speak that really needs to go. Here are my top 10.

by Rika Christensen· · News