Archive for January 20th, 2013

Obama Officially Begins 2nd Term In Quiet Swearing-In Ceremony (VIDEO)

Obama Officially Begins 2nd Term In Quiet Swearing-In Ceremony (VIDEO)

On Sunday, January 20th, Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts administered the oath of office to the President in a small, quiet, and understated ceremony.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Nevada State Legislator Arrested For Shooting Threat — Just Another ‘Crazy’ Guy?

Nevada State Legislator Arrested For Shooting Threat — Just Another ‘Crazy’ Guy?

Yes, people who have a serious mental health problem should receive proper treatment, but the myths and stigmas need to be addressed.

by Wendi Petit· · News
Rand Paul Blocking Treaties That Would Help Find Tax Cheats

Rand Paul Blocking Treaties That Would Help Find Tax Cheats

For someone who claims to be a Libertarian, Mr. Paul is darned shifty about his support of the populist issues that most Libertarians rally around.

by T. Steelman· · News
Top Ten Things Republicans Hate More Than President Obama’s Second Inauguration

Top Ten Things Republicans Hate More Than President Obama’s Second Inauguration

Millions of Republicans are frothing at the mouth about Obama’s second inauguration but that’s not the only thing that has them seeing red.

by Justin Rosario· · Political Humor
Five Member of Family in Albuquerque Killed by 15 Year Old Son with Military Style Rifle.

Five Member of Family in Albuquerque Killed by 15 Year Old Son with Military Style Rifle.

We focus on the big mass shootings, but other, less deadly shootings are more the norm…all across the nation

by McAllister· · News
What To Do With Guns? Turn Them Into Jewelry Suggests Mayor Cory Booker (VIDEO)

What To Do With Guns? Turn Them Into Jewelry Suggests Mayor Cory Booker (VIDEO)

Newark Mayor Cory Booker’s doing everything he can to press for gun control, and now he’s offering a unique approach that encourages people to be a part of the change.

by Tiffany Willis· · News
Facing The Reality Of Gun Death – Newtown Mother Asks CT Governor To View Son In Casket

Facing The Reality Of Gun Death – Newtown Mother Asks CT Governor To View Son In Casket

‘I needed it to have a face for him. If there is ever a piece of legislation that comes across his desk, I needed it to be real for him.’

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
Timothy McVeigh; most notorious of far right terrorists @  CNN.com

Far Right Poses As Much Danger To The U.S. As Radical Islam

Eight attacks perpetrated by extreme right-wingers have been carried out in the U.S. since 9/11, compared with four carried out by Islamic jihadists.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Photo of Joseph Kelley with his assault rifle, taken by fellow JC Penney shopper Cindy Yorgason

Why On Earth Did This Man Take His Assault Rifle To JC Penney? (VIDEO)

The woman who snapped the soon-to-go-viral photos thinks lugging an assault rifle to the local J.C. Penney was ‘inappropriate’ — even in a gun-friendly state like Utah.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Buster Wilson – The Government Is Buying Up All The Ammo! Oh Noes!

Buster Wilson – The Government Is Buying Up All The Ammo! Oh Noes!

Note they’re not simply confiscating it, which you’d think a jack-booted government thug-force would do; they’re buying it like the rest of us.

by T. Steelman· · News
Senator Rand Paul doesn't let truth stop him..

Say ‘Ah’ And Tell Me About Your Guns – Rand Paul Claims Doctors Are Obama Spys Targeting Gun Owners

Sen. Paul is flogging a debunked conspiracy theory that Obama is going to ‘deputize’ doctors to snitch on their gun-toting patients to government databanks.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
PBS’s Mark Shield gets it right @ PolitiFact

More Americans Have Died From Domestic Gunfire Than All Wars In U.S. History – Is That True?

Has domestic gunfire killed more in US history than all of America’s wars combined? PolitiFact investigates this hyperbolic claim.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News