Archive for February 12th, 2013

Excerpts Of President’s State Of The Union Address Released

Excerpts Of President’s State Of The Union Address Released

President Barack Obama will give his State of the Union address Tuesday night in front of a joint session of Congress.

by BW Jeffery· · News
Former GOP Rep. Joe Walsh Plans To Sue The Chicago Sun-Times For Deadbeat Dad Piece

Former GOP Rep. Joe Walsh Plans To Sue The Chicago Sun-Times For Deadbeat Dad Piece

Ex-U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh now plans to sue the Chicago Sun-Times for its Feb. 11 piece about his requesting the courts to end his child support obligation because he’s out of a job.

by Rika Christensen· · News
What to do with our aging population? @ Rock+Paper+Music

Does Anyone’s Grandma Belong In A Homeless Shelter? NO…But Too Many Are Ending Up There

WE’RE ALL GOING TO GET OLD. At least, those of us lucky enough to not die young. So this issue should be a salient one for everyone; not just those who are already there.

Infamous Ted Nugent Quotes– The Mind Of A Mad Man Or A Mad Genius?

Infamous Ted Nugent Quotes– The Mind Of A Mad Man Or A Mad Genius?

His comments take on a whole new light if you look at them as the rantings of a person with serious mental health issues, not the philosophy of a current conservative darling.

by BW Jeffery· · News
Jon Stewart Takes on Pope Benedict’s Resignation– ‘Holy Quit!’ (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart Takes on Pope Benedict’s Resignation– ‘Holy Quit!’ (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart uses humor to discuss the Pope’s resignation.

by The Liberal· · Political Humor
BREAKING NOW: Christopher Dorner Cornered In Gunfight (VIDEO)

BREAKING NOW: Christopher Dorner Cornered In Gunfight (VIDEO)

A person believed to be the fugitive ex-Los Angeles cop sought in three killings, Christopher Dorner, is in ongoing firefight with police.

by The Liberal· · News
Guns for garden tools; @ RawStory

Group Turns Weapons Into Garden Tools, Cites Biblical Reasoning

His weapon will be turned into a trowel, cultivator and weed puller. In the end, a tool of death will bring life.

by Justin Acuff· · News
BREAKING: Top Clinton Donor Confirms Hillary Will Run in 2016

BREAKING: Top Clinton Donor Confirms Hillary Will Run in 2016

A close friend and major donor has confirmed the former senator and Secretary of State will throw her hat in the ring for the 2016 presidential election.

by The Rambling Fool· · News
American soldiers in Afghanistan; @ Wikimedia

Over Half Of Stationed Troops In Afghanistan Returning By Early 2014

We aren’t at war with, and never were at war with, Afghanistan. We were/are at war with an emotion. ‘Terror.’

by Justin Acuff· · News
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Koch Brothers Founded The Tea Party… In 2002

The origin of the Tea Party revealed in a 2002 website run by the Koch Brothers and Big Tobacco.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Senate Overwhelmingly Passes Newly Expanded Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

Senate Overwhelmingly Passes Newly Expanded Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

Every Democrat voted to protect ALL women from domestic abuse but the GOP was split on support for some of our most vulnerable citizens.

by Justin Rosario· · News
Nothing To See Here – Sheriff Arpaio’s Office Absolves Itself Of Bungled Sex Crimes (VIDEO)

Nothing To See Here – Sheriff Arpaio’s Office Absolves Itself Of Bungled Sex Crimes (VIDEO)

For those individuals, like journalists, who want a copy of the report, it’ll cost $5,000, please.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
The New Red Scare – Right-Wing Pundits Turn To Calling CIA Nominee A Muslim (VIDEO)

The New Red Scare – Right-Wing Pundits Turn To Calling CIA Nominee A Muslim (VIDEO)

The right-wing has painted themselves into a corner politically. The labels and name calling are all signs that they don’t have a leg to stand on.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Senator Marco Rubio ‘Loser,’ ‘A Token Slave Boy’ Says Univision Assistant

Senator Marco Rubio ‘Loser,’ ‘A Token Slave Boy’ Says Univision Assistant

Republicans think that they can shed off the reputation as the party of white men by placing minorities in front of the camera; unfortunately minorities understand the pandering process

by The Liberal· · News
The David Pakman Show – Fox News Caught Lying/Knowing Nothing On Solar Power (VIDEO)

The David Pakman Show – Fox News Caught Lying/Knowing Nothing On Solar Power (VIDEO)

The brain trust at Fox makes the claim that solar energy won’t work in the U.S. because it isn’t sunny…like in Germany.

by David Pakman· · News
The David Pakman Show – Bradley Manning: Where Is He? When Is His Trial? (VIDEO)

The David Pakman Show – Bradley Manning: Where Is He? When Is His Trial? (VIDEO)

Kevin Gosztola, journalist covering Wikileaks, Bradley Manning, etc., joins David to discuss the current status of Bradley Manning and more.

by David Pakman· · News
Another Victory For Women’s Rights: Arizona Loses Battle To Defund Planned Parenthood

Another Victory For Women’s Rights: Arizona Loses Battle To Defund Planned Parenthood

After all the right’s screaming about the government getting between a patient and their doctor, they sure are spending a lot of time and money trying to do just that.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
Former GOP Congressman And Dead Beat Dad Joe Walsh Tries To Ditch Paying Child Support Again

Former GOP Congressman And Dead Beat Dad Joe Walsh Tries To Ditch Paying Child Support Again

Republicans, especially Tea Party Republicans, complain constantly about ‘those’ people not taking any personal responsibility but never seem to want to take any of their own…

by Rika Christensen· · News