Archive for February 16th, 2013

Arizona Court Rules That You Could Get A DUI If You Smoked Pot Three Weeks Ago (VIDEO)

Arizona Court Rules That You Could Get A DUI If You Smoked Pot Three Weeks Ago (VIDEO)

According to an Arizona appeals court ruling, you might now be guilty of a DUI even if you aren’t currently under the influence.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Income inequality; David G. Klein @ The New York Times

Ever-Growing Income Inequality Is Bad For Economic Recovery

There simply aren’t enough people in the 1% to spur the demand that’s needed, and we’ve spent 30 years watching the trickle-down theory fail miserably.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Colorado Makes Heroic Push To Finalize Gun Control Laws

Colorado Makes Heroic Push To Finalize Gun Control Laws

Democrats in the Colorado House of Representatives worked late and long on Friday to approve four new gun control measures.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
The Small Government Party Embraces The Federal Government With Obamacare Exchanges

The Small Government Party Embraces The Federal Government With Obamacare Exchanges

Nothing says ‘states rights’ like turning over a states healthcare exchanges to the federal government, right?

by Jill Klausen· · News
North Dakota Republicans Reject Bill Banning Discrimination Against Gay People

North Dakota Republicans Reject Bill Banning Discrimination Against Gay People

Conservatives in North Dakota have successfully killed a bill that would have protected gays and lesbians from discrimination, LGBTQ Nation reports.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Don’t Drive On Tennessee’s I-40 Unless You Want To Be Accused Of Drug Trafficking (VIDEO)

Don’t Drive On Tennessee’s I-40 Unless You Want To Be Accused Of Drug Trafficking (VIDEO)

If there were ever a story that could convince you that the war on drugs has more than run its course, this should be it.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Whoops – Media Jumps On Congressman For Tweets To Young Woman, Turns Out Was His Daughter (VIDEO)

Whoops – Media Jumps On Congressman For Tweets To Young Woman, Turns Out Was His Daughter (VIDEO)

A simple valentines day message to a younger woman caused the media to jump to conclusions, then have a large bowl of crow to eat as the woman turned out to be Congressman Cohen’s daughter.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Did the Pope perform exorcisms? His top Devil Fighter says so; @bharatabharati

Vatican’s Top ‘Devil Fighter’ Thanks Pope – Claims Benedict Performed Exorcisms (VIDEO)

‘He has continued to encourage us. The Pope has done a lot to revise procedures… and given us powerful prayers that serve to exorcise.’

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
Marco Rubio Says God Caused His State Of The Union Cottonmouth (VIDEO)

Marco Rubio Says God Caused His State Of The Union Cottonmouth (VIDEO)

To explain his drink of water during the Republican rebuttal to the State of the Union address, Marco Rubio comes up with a convenient scapegoat, and blames God.

by Tiffany Willis· · News
Herman Cain Joins The Fox News Brain Trust (VIDEO)

Herman Cain Joins The Fox News Brain Trust (VIDEO)

Cain joins the ranks of formal political figures who can’t find work elsewhere.

by Tiffany Willis· · News
Image from conservation report

Indiana GOP Seeks To Overturn Federal Government

The Indiana GOP seek to hold a new Constitutional Convention, to overturn the federal government’s ability to function.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Cruise Ship ‘Survivor’ Politely Makes CNN Reporter Look Like Shallow Idiot (VIDEO)

Cruise Ship ‘Survivor’ Politely Makes CNN Reporter Look Like Shallow Idiot (VIDEO)

Perhaps if more people would put things in perspective, news could focus on informing instead of entertaining – educating instead of distracting.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News