Articles by: Wendy Gittleson
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Country Music Is So Homophobic That Stations Banned A Song That Just Kinda Sorta Seems Gay (VIDEO)

Country Music Is So Homophobic That Stations Banned A Song That Just Kinda Sorta Seems Gay (VIDEO)

The song is beautiful and haunting, but it’s not about a gay relationship, and what if it was?

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Sorry GOP – The Welfare State Produces Entrepreneurs, Not Lazy People

Sorry GOP – The Welfare State Produces Entrepreneurs, Not Lazy People

Right-wing heads will begin exploding in 3…2…1…

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Rick Perry Says He’s A ‘Netanyahu Guy,’ Not An ‘Obama Guy’ (VIDEO)

Rick Perry Says He’s A ‘Netanyahu Guy,’ Not An ‘Obama Guy’ (VIDEO)

Because to Republicans, Israel is more important to the United States than is the United States.

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Arkansas Bill Would Allow Your Boss To Force You To Friend Him On Facebook

Arkansas Bill Would Allow Your Boss To Force You To Friend Him On Facebook

Politicians’ latest foray into fascism is in the form of an Arkansas bill that would give employers access to your social media accounts.

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This Ted Cruz/John Lennon Mashup Almost Makes Cruz Seem Charismatic – Almost (AUDIO)

This Ted Cruz/John Lennon Mashup Almost Makes Cruz Seem Charismatic – Almost (AUDIO)

The mashup is great, but John Lennon would be rolling over in his grave.

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Woman Who Was Kicked Out Of Planet Fitness For Whining About Transgender Woman Is Suing Planet Fitness

Woman Who Was Kicked Out Of Planet Fitness For Whining About Transgender Woman Is Suing Planet Fitness

I bet the small government, anti-trial lawyer, personal responsibility right is loving this suit.

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Ben Carson Calls Obama A Psychopath Because He ‘Looks Great’

Ben Carson Calls Obama A Psychopath Because He ‘Looks Great’

As long as we’re diagnosing mental disorders based on how someone looks, what does a goatee indicate?

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At Least He’s Consistent – Donald Trump Pulls Birther Card On Ted Cruz (VIDEO)

At Least He’s Consistent – Donald Trump Pulls Birther Card On Ted Cruz (VIDEO)

Although when he talks about Cruz’s eligibility, it doesn’t have the same tinge of racism as when he talks about the President’s.

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NBC Correspondent Thinks Ted Cruz Is Too Educated To Appeal To GOP Base (VIDEO)

NBC Correspondent Thinks Ted Cruz Is Too Educated To Appeal To GOP Base (VIDEO)

If George W. Bush were to run today, would he be too well educated for the Republican base? Think about that one.

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Ted Cruz Has A Jesse Helms Problem (VIDEO)

Ted Cruz Has A Jesse Helms Problem (VIDEO)

There’s little doubt someone with racist ties could win the Republican primary, but what about the general election?

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Will Ferrell Suggests Getting Rid Of Fraternities – I Agree

Will Ferrell Suggests Getting Rid Of Fraternities – I Agree

About the only thing we’d be losing is the plot line of ‘Animal House.’

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Watching Ted Cruz’s First Presidential Ad Made Me Throw Up In My Mouth (VIDEO)

Watching Ted Cruz’s First Presidential Ad Made Me Throw Up In My Mouth (VIDEO)

This could have been produced by any high school student, as long as they have a stock photo account.

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The Weird History Of Vaccines And How They Work Today (VIDEO)

The Weird History Of Vaccines And How They Work Today (VIDEO)

Not that anti-vaxxers generally listen to science, but hopefully this video will make them see reason.

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In Shirtless Rants, Lawyer Claims He’s Responsible For Austin’s ‘White People’ Stickers (VIDEO)

This sticker met employees of Sugar Mama's Bakeshop

Clearly, this guy is a bit unhinged, but does he have a point?

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Rick Perry Senior Advisor Says God Wants Women To Rule Families, Not Countries

Rick Perry Senior Advisor Says God Wants Women To Rule Families, Not Countries

Republicans still think Hillary should be baking cookies.

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You Can’t Make This Stuff Up: GOP Senators Compare LGBT Discrimination To Chipotle Pork

You Can’t Make This Stuff Up: GOP Senators Compare LGBT Discrimination To Chipotle Pork

Perhaps these Senators are protesting just a little too much.

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Tennessee Rep. Slams Volkswagen For Being A Huge Job Creator

Tennessee Rep. Slams Volkswagen For Being A Huge Job Creator

Can we finally agree that Republicans don’t give a rat’s patootie about creating jobs?

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Obama: I Should Have ‘Closed Guantanamo On The First Day’ (VIDEO)

Obama: I Should Have ‘Closed Guantanamo On The First Day’ (VIDEO)

But of course, Republicans were d*cks from day one.

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Disgraced Rep. Aaron Schock Leaves Office $3 Million Richer And With A Pension

Disgraced Rep. Aaron Schock Leaves Office $3 Million Richer And With A Pension

Until we overturn Citizens United and get money out of politics, we are going to see more and more people enter into politics just to get rich.

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Apparently, God’s Gone Soft On Us – This Time He’s Only Punishing Us With An Eclipse

Apparently, God’s Gone Soft On Us – This Time He’s Only Punishing Us With An Eclipse

The God of right-wing Christians appears to have gone through some anger management classes.

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