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Enbridge Pipeline Skater Runs For US Senate, Takes On Fossil Fuels Industry

Photo courtesy of Chris Wahmhoff via MLive.  http://www.mlive.com/news/kalamazoo/index.ssf/2014/01/chris_wahmhoff_man_who_protest_1.html

Chris Wahmhoff, best known for his outspoken views on the fossil fuel industry, is running for Michigan US Senate. You won’t believe how he plans to win.

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GOP Congressman Attacks Free School Lunches, Then Sticks Taxpayers With $4,182 Tab (VIDEO)

Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA) defends his taxpayer-funded meals to NBC WSAV-3. http://www.wsav.com/story/24411962/congressional-free-lunch

While this GOP congressman whines about poor kids getting free school lunches, he stuffs his own face with $4,182 in meals and charges it to US taxpayers.

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Republican Says He Ran For Congress To Prevent Single Mothers From Getting Welfare (VIDEO)

Portrait photo of Rep. Louis Gohmert (R-TX) from Wikimedia Commons. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Louie_Gohmert,_official_portrait,_111th_Congress.jpg

Single women and single mothers sitting around collecting welfare checks, instead of getting married, are why Louie Gohmert ran for Congress to begin with.

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Swearing Black Kid In Viral Video Taken From Parents, Called ‘Thug’ By Police (NSFW VIDEOS)

Angry baby statue (taken at Vigelands Park in Oslo, Norway) cc 2011Danny15. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Angry_Baby_Vigelands_Park_Oslo_2011.JPG

When police saw this YouTube video with a swearing black toddler, they called him a ‘thug.’ But what about all those swearing white kids with guns?

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Coal Industry Contaminates Water, Puts W. VA In State Of Emergency

Mining photo cc 2005 by Stephen Codrington via Wikimedia Commons.

West Virginia’s coal industry has leaked a contaminant, of unknown proportions and unknown consequences, into the water supply of 9 counties.

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Chicago Police Accused Of Torturing Man And Raping Him With A Gun

Photo courtesy of Angel Perez.

Angel Perez says he was was tortured by two Chicago police officers. He has filed a lawsuit against them and the department for the nightmare he endured.

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Rural Hospitals Close As GOP Governors Refuse Medicaid Expansion

Photo from Moral Monday GA's facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/MoralMondayGA

21 GOP governors have refused Medicaid expansion, causing rural hospitals to close. This is costing people their lives, and citizens are now fighting back.

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School Board Member Resigns After Mocking Newtown Victims With ‘Free Ammo’ Comment

School Board Member Resigns After Mocking Newtown Victims With ‘Free Ammo’ Comment

A school board member has stepped down after suggesting the handing out of ammo to remember the victims of the Sandy Hook massacre in Newtown, CT.

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No Climate Change? 100,000 Bats Fall From Australian Sky Due To Extreme Heat (VIDEO)

Photo by Chris Cooper

While half of the U.S. shivers in a deep-freeze, extreme heat in Australia forced 100,000 bats to fall from the sky. Climate change, anyone?

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Unemployment Deal Creeps Forward In Senate, As GOP Struggles With Poverty Agenda

Image courtesy of the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).

The Republican Party doesn’t even seem to know whether it should come up with a solid poverty agenda, let alone one that could actually work.

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Ambulance Delayed By GWB Lane Closures, 91-Year-Old Woman Dies

Steve Sack, The Minneapolis Star Tribune

New evidence suggests that at least one person may have died due to emergency response delays caused by Chris Christie’s lane closures on the GW Bridge.

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Shocking Video Catches ‘Alleged’ Act Of Police Brutality In Progress (VIDEO)

Screenshot of police brutality incident from victim Mike Berg's YouTube post. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BKzxvH6Czsg

News reports refer to what happened that night as an ‘alleged’ incident of police brutality. But we’ve seen the video and it sure looks real to us.

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Rush Limbaugh Smacked Down By NBC Weather Man: Polar Vortex NOT A Liberal Hoax (VIDEO)

Rush Limbaugh Smacked Down By NBC Weather Man: Polar Vortex NOT A Liberal Hoax (VIDEO)

If the media hopes to regain their credibility, they should watch this video of NBC’s Al Roker slamming Rush Limbaugh and his stupid polar vortex lies.

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Texas Forces A Dead Woman To Incubate A Fetus

Texas Forces A Dead Woman To Incubate A Fetus

Even though Marlise Munoz is legally dead, a hospital insists her 14-week pregnancy forces them to artificially keep her heart beating, perverting the law.

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Watch ‘Christian’ Radio Host Bryan Fischer Freak Out About Possible OK Satan Statue

Watch ‘Christian’ Radio Host Bryan Fischer Freak Out About Possible OK Satan Statue

The statue proposed by the Satanic Temple for the Oklahoma state capitol grounds just achieved a major victory. It made radio host Bryan Fischer freak out.

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‘Trickle Down’ Inventor Blames Minimum Wage For Unemployed Black Teenagers (VIDEO)

‘Trickle Down’ Inventor Blames Minimum Wage For Unemployed Black Teenagers (VIDEO)

Art Laffer, the evil father of trickle-down economics, recently appeared on Fox News to let you know that he’s still a horribly out-of-touch cretin.

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War Against Working Class Continues As Republican Comes Out For Lower Min. Wage

War Against Working Class Continues As Republican Comes Out For Lower Min. Wage

The GOP candidate for governor of Illinois, Bruce Rauner, proposed actually bring down the state’s minimum wage to make it more competitive for business.

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‘Christian’ Pastors Suggest Executing A Gay Person During Rose Bowl Parade (AUDIO)

‘Christian’ Pastors Suggest Executing A Gay Person During Rose Bowl Parade (AUDIO)

Right wing pastors actually had the audacity to suggest that there should be an execution of a gay person during the Rose Bowl Parade.

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Socialist Movement Takes Off, Thanks To GOP’s 40-Year War On The Middle Class (VIDEO)

Socialist Alternative, cc image from OlyBlog

40 years of GOP control have given new life to Marxism in the United States. Let’s meet the new American Socialist, and give witness to the future.

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Tell-All Book Claims Sleazy Fox News Chair Offered Female Worker $100 Per Week For Sex

Screenshot of Fox News Chief Roger Ailes from Media Matters.

The new Roger Ailes tell-all claims the Fox News Chief offered his producer $100 per week for sex. And that’s one of the nicer things this book has to say.

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