House Approves Millions In Farm Subsidies, Removes Food Stamps From Farm Bill Entirely

Republicans in the House reintroduced the farm bill. It passed by a vote of 216-208. No Democrats voted for it; only 12 Republicans voted against it. Image by Lorraine Devon Wilke @LDW.com

Republicans in the House reintroduced the farm bill. It passed by a vote of 216-208. No Democrats voted for it; only 12 Republicans voted against it.

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How Romney Donated T-Shirts To A Kenyan Orphanage And Finally Got Black People To Like Him

Photo from Orbit Village Project, a Baptist-run orphanage, K-12 school, and evangelical church in Nairobi, Kenya: "Send a child to school, lead a child to Christ."

This is probably the largest group of young black people we’ll ever see smiling and wearing Romney T-Shirts. And they’re definitely not here in America.

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GOP Billionaire Charles Koch Wants To Help The Poor… By Eliminating The Minimum Wage (VIDEO)

Mr. Koch, how about a $200,000 campaign to end greed? That would go a long way toward economic freedom for the masses. Until then, they get minimum wage. Image @ TeaPartyCat.Facebook

Mr. Koch, how about a $200,000 campaign to end greed? That would go a long way toward economic freedom for the masses. Until then, they get minimum wage.

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House Republicans Pander To Their Deeply Racist Base And Refuse To Take Up Immigration Reform

Image from immigration reform petition on Change.Org.

Millions of people had their hopes dashed yesterday when Republicans in the House gave them a big ‘screw you’ and refused to take up immigration reform.

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‘RED 2′ Starring: Obama? Is Glib Use Of NSA Speech Marketing Or Manipulation? (VIDEO)

The politics of the issue is serious. Its glib use in RED 2 media is crass... akin to using footage of bin Laden in a 'fun' commercial for shaving products. Image @ JobLo

The politics of the issue is serious. Its glib use in RED 2 media is crass… akin to using footage of bin Laden in a ‘fun’ commercial for shaving products.

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Pat Robertson Says Americans Should Act Like Egyptians And Overthrow President Obama (VIDEO)

Surely Pat Robertson isn't suggesting Americans take action that could result in violence? But then again, given conservatives' obsession with guns... Image @ PamsHouseBlend

Surely Pat Robertson isn’t suggesting Americans take action that could result in violence? But then again, given conservatives’ obsession with guns…

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GOP ‘Student Protection Act’ Would Punish Schools For Banning Imaginary Gun Play

Image from Lipstick Alley. http://www.lipstickalley.com/f153/gop-bill-would-block-federal-funding-schools-ban-imaginary-guns-538980/

Texas’ ‘most conservative congressman’ introduced a bill that would block federal funding to schools that won’t let kids play with pretend guns. Seriously.

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Right Wing Christian Group Says Christian Soldiers Are Being Denied Their Religious Rights

Photo screen captured from Christian Military video. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2hiHzPSc990

Once again, conservative Christians have managed to portray themselves as a persecuted minority. This time, they’re attacking the U.S. military.

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Snowden Vehemently Denies Giving Any Classified Information To China

Edward Snowden has done something no one else has been able to do in our politicized, partisan environment: cause opinion to zig-zag across party lines.  Image by John Gara@Buzzfeed

How DID that story about Edward Snowden giving information to China spread like wild fire in the mainstream media? Is it even true?

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Wisconsin Lawmakers Ask Mining Company To Remove Security Guards With Assault Weapons (VIDEO)

Photo of heavily-armed security guard at Gogebic Taconite mining site from the Wisconsin State Journal. http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/environment/bulletproof-arizona-security-team-raises-hackles-at-gogebic-mine-site/article_24cb77d0-9444-5ba8-948c-acad96f5e315.html

Thanks to a controversial mining company, this lushly-wooded hiking and camping destination is crawling with masked commandos carrying assault weapons.

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Walmart Threatens D.C. Lawmakers: Kill Living Wage Bill Or Watch Us Leave

Image by Elisabeth Parker for Addicting Info.

The living wage should be going up, not down. And any super wealthy corporation that disagrees shouldn’t be allowed to operate on American soil.

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Tina Fey Alert: Sarah Palin Is ‘Considering’ A Run For The Alaska Senate (AUDIO)

Sarah Palin polled highest as a GOP candidate for the seat. We should either feel very sorry for Alaska or realize they'll get just what they deserve. Image @ SDGLN

Sarah Palin polled highest as a GOP candidate for the seat. We should either feel very sorry for Alaska or figure they’ll get just what they deserve.

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Electrified Crowds Greet Wendy ‘Filibuster’ Davis And Company Tour In Houston (VIDEO)

Photo by Egberto Willies. http://egbertowillies.com

Electrified crowds greet Wendy Davis & Company on first stop of ‘Stand With Texas Women’ tour in Houston.

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Woman Shames Texas Republicans During Testimony Against Draconian Abortion Bill (VIDEO)

Woman Shames Texas Republicans During Testimony Against Draconian Abortion Bill (VIDEO)

Thousands of women have traveled to the Texas State Capitol to protest and heavily outnumbered anti-choice supporters of the bill.

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The Sliming Of A Champion: Wimbledon Star Marion Bartoli Is Not Blonde Or Thin… She’s Just A Winner

The very ‘ugly’ Marion Bartoli. Image by Robe de Soirée  @ TennisFeminin

How pathetic that Marion Bartoli has to make the point that her dream was NOT to be Barbie, but to work hard to achieve her goal of winning at Wimbleton?

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3 Hispanic Workers File Suit Against Target Over Racist ‘Multi-Cultural Training Tips’ (VIDEO)

3 Hispanic Workers File Suit Against Target Over Racist ‘Multi-Cultural Training Tips’ (VIDEO)

‘They may say ‘OK, OK’ and pretend to understand, when they do not, just to save face.’

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Indiana Law Calls For Jail Time, Fines For Same Sex Couples And For Officials Who Perform Their Marriages

Indiana Law Calls For Jail Time, Fines For Same Sex Couples And For Officials Who Perform Their Marriages

Gay couples who fill out the Indiana application for a marriage license could find themselves facing felony charges.

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Signs Are Building That GOP Will Face A Significant Backlash Over Student Loan Debt

Signs Are Building That GOP Will Face A Significant Backlash Over Student Loan Debt

New proposals bring hope that, for those seeking a higher education, help is on the way for college costs.

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Marijuana Can Cause Violence According To George Zimmerman’s Attorney (VIDEO)

Marijuana Can Cause Violence According To George Zimmerman’s Attorney (VIDEO)

The next phase of the George Zimmerman trial may make things worse, as his attorney is now making the claim that marijuana can cause people to turn violent.

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Rush Limbaugh Says Fox News Makes People Crazy, Tells Listeners Not To Watch It (AUDIO)

Rush Limbaugh Says Fox News Makes People Crazy, Tells Listeners Not To Watch It (AUDIO)

Rush Limbaugh is back in the news, but for an entirely different and surprising reason – telling his audience to stop watching Fox News.

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