Archive for February 13th, 2013

Colorado Governor Tells Senate He Drank Fracking Fluid – On Purpose (AUDIO)

Colorado Governor Tells Senate He Drank Fracking Fluid – On Purpose (AUDIO)

Hickenlooper’s cocktail was provided by Halliburton’s oil division.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Limbaugh Lies And Says Obama’s Recovery Worse Than Bush Recession (AUDIO)

Limbaugh Lies And Says Obama’s Recovery Worse Than Bush Recession (AUDIO)

Rush Limbaugh is the master of misinformation. In his February 13th The Rush Limbaugh Show he did not disappoint.

by The Liberal· · News
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Anti-Abortion Group Cites Roe v. Wade To Defend Teen’s Choice To Not End Pregnancy

They’re fine with Roe v. Wade, as long as it’s used to support THEIR viewpoint.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Newtown Congressional Rep. Attacks NRA Over ‘Callous’ And ‘Wrong’ Statements

Newtown Congressional Rep. Attacks NRA Over ‘Callous’ And ‘Wrong’ Statements

Hopefully the freshman congresswoman is right, and the NRA continues to descend into irrelevancy.

by Justin Acuff· · News
Glenn Beck States That Christopher Dorner Proves The Left Wants Violence (VIDEO)

Glenn Beck States That Christopher Dorner Proves The Left Wants Violence (VIDEO)

The left doesn’t endorse violence and murder. That’s why we oppose pointless wars that aren’t wars of self-defense.

by Justin Acuff· · News
Why Do State Of The Union Rebuttals Always Suck? 10 Examples From 2004-2013 (VIDEOS)

Why Do State Of The Union Rebuttals Always Suck? 10 Examples From 2004-2013 (VIDEOS)

Only one rising political star chosen to give the SOTU rebuttal speech has ever become president. These videos will show you why.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
New York Spits In The Face Of Republican Orthodoxy: Rape IS Rape, No Matter What

New York Spits In The Face Of Republican Orthodoxy: Rape IS Rape, No Matter What

Republicans want us to believe that some kinds of rape just don’t count. New York is about to prove them wrong.

by Justin Rosario· · News
Screenshot from Marco Rubio's CBS interview.

Rubio On CBS This Morning – ‘Minimum Wage Laws Have Never Worked’ (VIDEO)

Marco Rubio is a sell-out, and if he is the GOP’s best and brightest hope, the Democratic party is in good shape for 2014 and 2016.

by Tiffany Willis· · News
Boehner Says No To Minimum Wage Increase

Boehner Says No To Minimum Wage Increase

The Speaker of the House demonstrates a complete lack of understanding economics, civics, and common sense.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Marco Rubio’s Speech: Bottled Water Poured Over Old, Tired Ideas

Marco Rubio’s Speech: Bottled Water Poured Over Old, Tired Ideas

His bottle water moment was necessary to deflect examination of a speech that was nothing more than a rehash of an ideology that has never worked.

by The Liberal· · News
Valentine’s Day Sweet For Illinois Same Sex Couples – Marriage Equality Set To Pass

Valentine’s Day Sweet For Illinois Same Sex Couples – Marriage Equality Set To Pass

This Valentines Day will be extra sweet for Illinois families, as it stands to become the 10th state to approve marriage equality in the United States.

by Wendi Petit· · News
After The Repeal Of DADT – LGBT People Are Still Second Class Military Personnel

After The Repeal Of DADT – LGBT People Are Still Second Class Military Personnel

There’s plenty in the memo for everyone, including civil rights advocates and right-wing Christian bigots, to hate.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
NRA Caught Handing Out Newsletter Calling For Treason And Violent Revolution

NRA Caught Handing Out Newsletter Calling For Treason And Violent Revolution

The article handed out in Wisconsin over the weekend said in part, ‘ELECTIONS ARE NOT THE SOLUTION TO OUR PROBLEM; ELECTIONS ARE THE PROBLEM!’

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
VP Biden squints through SOTU Address; @ ABC News

The Eyes Have It – Or What In The World Was Going On With Joe Biden’s At The SOTU?

No matter how serious, how meaningful, or how important the State of the Union Address is, the mind can’t help but wander from time to time and fixate on items of literally no importance.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
Comics Bill Hader (as Lindsey Graham) and Jason Sudeikis (as Chuck Hagel) skew madly on SNL; @ The Daily Beast

SNL Sketch On Hagel Hearings Draws Ire Of Anti-Defamation League: Funny Or Anti-Semitic? (VIDEO)

It should come as no surprise that SNL saw the recent Chuck Hagel confirmation hearings as fertile fodder for their brand of humor; the ADL? Not so much.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
Obama’s Minimum Wage Increase Would Have Minor Impact On Jobs, Huge Benefit For Economy

Obama’s Minimum Wage Increase Would Have Minor Impact On Jobs, Huge Benefit For Economy

The impact of a minimum wage raise on jobs is small but the benefit to the economy is huge.

by BW Jeffery· · News
The State Of The Union – A Tale Of A Bipartisan Visionary

The State Of The Union – A Tale Of A Bipartisan Visionary

In Tuesday night’s State of the Union speech, viewers had a peek into the President’s psyche. He spoke of a country whose greatness is not a relic of the past.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Rubio Attacks Empty Chair – Responds To A Speech Nobody Else Heard (VIDEO)

Rubio Attacks Empty Chair – Responds To A Speech Nobody Else Heard (VIDEO)

Rubio responded to the speech he imagined, not one given, and as such, he was arguing with an empty chair.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News