Articles by: Wendy Gittleson
Wendy is one of the luckiest people on the planet. She actually gets to make a living out of two of her greatest passions, writing and politics. When she's not writing, she's hiking with her dogs, riding her bike or cooking a great meal with her friends or loved one. Follow Wendy on Facebook, Twitter or Google Plus.

Sarah Silverman Discusses Mitt Romney (Sort Of NSW) (VIDEO)

Sarah Silverman Discusses Mitt Romney (Sort Of NSW) (VIDEO)

‘Corporations are people, my friend.’ ‘Banks aren’t bad people.’ – Yeah, those statements make me want to drop the f-bomb too.

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Another Private Fundraiser, Another 50% – Ryan Mocks War On Women

Another Private Fundraiser, Another 50% – Ryan Mocks War On Women

ALEC/religion led Republicans will continue to strip away the rights that our foremothers laid down their lives for, but none of it exists in Republican land, because they mock the very war they have started.

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Amazon Three Ring Binder Reviews Get ‘Romney-Fied’ (IMAGES)

Amazon Three Ring Binder Reviews Get ‘Romney-Fied’ (IMAGES)

Mitt Romney might not be the youngest candidate in the presidential race, but he is clearly the winner when it comes to providing the best fodder for social networking.

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New Revelation At ‘47%’ Dinner – Romney Was Hoping For Something Like Iran Hostage (VIDEO)

Mitt Romney smirking as he leaves press conference on Libya

It seems that for Romney, the ‘truths’ told during that particular fundraiser are like any ghost worth his reputation, the haunting is relentless and this latest portion could be the most damaging of all.

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Hilarious Paul Ryan Workout Spoof From Second City (VIDEO)

Hilarious Paul Ryan Workout Spoof From Second City (VIDEO)

While Ryan might think he’s Born to Rock, the Internet seems to feel his photo shoot was born to mock.

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Romney Campaign Accused Of Plagiarism By ‘Friday Night Lights’ Creator

Romney Campaign Accused Of Plagiarism By ‘Friday Night Lights’ Creator

Republicans have an uncanny ability to misinterpret art and popular culture.

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BREAKING: Gunfire At Obama Headquarters In Denver

Picture from Sam Levin, Westword Newspaper

What apparently is a single shot has been fired one of the Denver field offices for the Barack Obama campaign.

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Romney – America Doesn’t ‘Have People Who Die Because They Don’t Have Insurance’

Romney – America Doesn’t ‘Have People Who Die Because They Don’t Have Insurance’

Americans without health insurance have a 40% greater risk of dying than people who have it.

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Wisconsin State Rep: ‘Some Girls, They Rape So Easy’

Wisconsin State Rep: ‘Some Girls, They Rape So Easy’

Aside from being sexist and verbally clumsy, Rivard appears to be a puppet of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC).

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Abortion Should Be Illegal! …Unless You’re The Mistress Of A GOP Congressman

Abortion Should Be Illegal! …Unless You’re The Mistress Of A GOP Congressman

DesJarlais’ website says, ‘All life should be cherished and protected. We are pro-life.’ As long as it doesn’t get in the way of his life.

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GOP Congressman Says Romney Would Sell National Parks

GOP Congressman Says Romney Would Sell National Parks

Romney denies that the national parks would be under threat but The Center for American Progress thinks that at least five parks are at risk.

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Paul Ryan Walks Out On Interview (VIDEO)

Paul Ryan Walks Out On Interview (VIDEO)

When people can’t feed their families, when they go bankrupt over medical bills, when they can’t afford to improve their lot in life, some inevitably turn to crime.

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Want To Sell Your Used Car Or Cell Phone? Not So Fast Says A Case Before Supreme Court

Want To Sell Your Used Car Or Cell Phone? Not So Fast Says A Case Before Supreme Court

Our current legal system, especially when dealing with IP laws, tends to favor deep pockets over deep thinkers.

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Spanish Politician Resigns After Saying ‘Laws Are Like Women – There To Be Raped’

Spanish Politician Resigns After Saying ‘Laws Are Like Women – There To Be Raped’

Just when you thought the US cornered the market on vile, sexist politicians, another politician, but this time from Spain, says something that would make even a Tea Partier (we hope) turn away in disgust.

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Tea Party Congressman Calls Nuns Divisive (AUDIO)

Tea Party Congressman Calls Nuns Divisive (AUDIO)

The persistent GOP argument is that we can’t afford to help the poor, but for some inexplicable reason, we always have enough money for the next war and to give tax breaks to the wealthy.

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Surprise! Paul Ryan Is Not A Birther

Surprise! Paul Ryan Is Not A Birther

Despite being reputed to be a nice guy, his claim to fame (his budget) is nothing but smoke and mirrors, designed to make the rich richer and the poor poorer.

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Simpsons/Family Guy Animator Shows Us ‘Why Obama Now’ (VIDEO)

Simpsons/Family Guy Animator Shows Us ‘Why Obama Now’ (VIDEO)

Perhaps it’s time to apply another coat or two of democracy and vote out the advocates of supply side.

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Colorado Congressman Turns On Tea Party And Backs (Some) LGBT Rights (AUDIO)

Colorado Congressman Turns On Tea Party And Backs (Some) LGBT Rights (AUDIO)

Scott Tipton (R-CO), a Congressman who was backed by the Tea Party in 2010, has broken ranks…sort of.

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Denver Restaurant Experiences Death Threat Over Refusal To Allow Romney Campaign Stop (VIDEO)

Denver Restaurant Experiences Death Threat Over Refusal To Allow Romney Campaign Stop (VIDEO)

When it’s hate and Chicken sandwiches, it’s free speech, but when a restaurant doesn’t want a GOP political stump, they get death threats.

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KitchenAid Forced To Apologize Over Tweet About Obama’s Grandmother

KitchenAid Forced To Apologize Over Tweet About Obama’s Grandmother

As KitchenAid learned after Wednesday night’s debate, political opinions can come at a serious cost.

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