Post Tagged with: "New Jersey"

Jon Stewart Skewers Christie And His Presidential Ambitions For Vetoing Bill Banning Pig Torture (VIDEO)

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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie vetoed a bill that would have banned holding pigs in gestational crates that don’t allow them to turn around, and Jon Stewart absolutely skewered him for it on The Daily Show.

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Chris Christie Supports Torturing Pigs, Will Veto Bill Ending The Cruelty To Make Iowa Pork Producers Happy

Image of a pig via Wikimedia, uploaded by George Chriss in 2005

One could wonder why Chris Christie doesn’t have more respect for his own kind, but that would be an insult to the pigs he supports torturing.

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Chris Christie To Bring Michigan’s Fascist Emergency Manager Law To New Jersey (VIDEO)

Rick Snyder walks in Benton Harbor. Image credit, screen capture, Bruce Fealk, via youtube

On November 12, 2014, New Jersey governor Chris Christie announced his intention to bring Michigan-style emergency management laws to the state. Much like Michigan governor Rick Snyder did when imposing the law on residents of that state, Christie is using the excuse of a “financial emergency” in Atlantic City as […]

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Fort Lee’s New Traffic Scandal: Drivers Tricked By Man In Donald Duck Suit (VIDEO)

Featured image: Screen grab via WABC-TV NY.

Fort Lee, NJ police have found a new money-maker: Ticketing drivers who ignore that pedestrian in the Donald Duck suit. We all know the law requires us to yield to pedestrians in crosswalks, and most of us try to be extra-careful on Halloween. But what would you do if you […]

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SNL Lampoons Christie And Nurse Kaci Hickox Over Ebola Quarantine Controversy (VIDEO)

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SNL tears into New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s draconian Ebola quarantine policy and Nurse Kaci Hickox’s cray cray cavalier attitude toward being quarantined.

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Chris Christie: ‘I Would Rather Die Than Be In The U.S. Senate’ (VIDEO)

Chris Christie: ‘I Would Rather Die Than Be In The U.S. Senate’ (VIDEO)

Christie doesn’t play well with others, so he apparently thinks President is the best next office for him.

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Republican Senate Candidate Bashes Single Women For Not Supporting Him, Says They Would If They Had A Man

Jeff Bell via Raw Story

Bell thinks he’s only losing because of single women and he says if they had a man, they’d definitely vote for him.

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New Jersey High School Cancels Football Season Due To Disturbing Acts Of Hazing, Parents Misplace Their Outage

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Parents are more outraged about the football season being cancelled than they are about their kids being violated, humiliated, and bullied.

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A Young Woman’s Last Wish To ‘Die With Dignity’ Is Inspiring Millions (VIDEO)

Photo: Brittany Maynard (29) diagnosed with brain cancer, left with six-months to live.

The Brittany Maynard Fund–a campaign organized by the Compassion & Choices organization—is currently working to expand death with dignity legislation in California, Colorado, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Connecticut.

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Police Vehicle Smashes Through Dunkin’ Donuts (VIDEOS)

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The officer, whose name has not been released to the public, is reported to have suffered minor injuries during the crash.

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Loaded Gun Found In Diaper Bag Left At Daycare Leads To Arrest

Loaded Gun Found In Diaper Bag Left At Daycare Leads To Arrest

Should we, as a society, hold “responsible gun owners” that irresponsibly have their weapons stolen from them partially responsible for crimes committed with those weapons?

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Texas GOP Is Now Openly Endorsing Disgusting Medically Rejected ‘Gay Conversion Therapy’

Despite belief that government should 'tread lightly in this area,' Christie did what few GOP do - let science guide his decision on gay conversion therapy. Image @ Salon

Proving yet again that they have no concern for people or facts, Texas Republicans officially adopted a platform of support for gay aversion therapy.

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‘Truther’ Who Stole Sandy Hook Memorial Items Has Finally Been Arrested

A new Sandy Hook school will emerge after the old one is torn down; image@NBC Connecticut

Andrew David Truelove claimed that the Sandy Hook Massacre was a hoax, and the children involved never existed. Now he is in jail for stealing their memorial signs.

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NJ Judge Affirms That Women Take Precedence In Pre-Birth Decisions Because They ‘Bear The Child’

NJ Judge Affirms That Women Take Precedence In Pre-Birth Decisions Because They ‘Bear The Child’

A New Jersey Judge has made history with a ruling in a dispute between an unmarried father and mother over the woman’s pregnancy and delivery of a child. In a significant victory for women, Superior Court Judge Sohail Mohammed wrote that “any interest a father has before the child’s birth is […]

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NJ’s Largest Newspaper Calls For Christie To Resign Or Be Impeached

NJ’s Largest Newspaper Calls For Christie To Resign Or Be Impeached

The editorial board of NJ’s largest paper calls on Christie to resign or be impeached if he lied in Bridgegate scandal. Calls lying a firing offense.

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Hillary Clinton Commandeers 13-Point Lead Over Chris Christie For 2016

Photo of Hillary Clinton and Chris Christie from WQAD. http://wqad.com/2013/12/17/2016-poll-christie-edges-out-clinton-in-iowa/

It looks like NJ Governor Chris Christie’s 2016 hopes are slipping through the cracks of his Bridge-Gate scandal. And his loss is Hillary Clinton’s gain.

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Chris Christie Endangers Lives of NJ Women with Veto Of Lisa’s Law

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Lisa’s Law, a bill aimed to protect victims of domestic abuse, just got ‘traffic studied’ by Governor Chris Christie. Another victim of the war on women.

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Feds Launch Investigation Into Governor Christie’s Misuse Of Disaster Funds (VIDEOS)

Feds Launch Investigation Into Governor Christie’s Misuse Of Disaster Funds (VIDEOS)

CNN reported over the weekend that federal authorities have opened an investigation into Governor Christie’s alleged mishandling of disaster relief funds, intended for victim’s of Hurrican Sandy. As of January 2014, many New Jersey residents are still waiting on disaster relief funds, following one of the most devastating natural disasters […]

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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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Atheist Billboard Set On Fire By ‘Christian’ Vandals

This Saturnalia billboard in Pitman, NJ has drawn several attempted acts of vandalism. Why is it such a big deal? Their Christ banner still hangs downtown.
Photo credit: South Jersey Times

Saturnalia sign a response to Christmas banner. Pitman, NJ is the site of a huge billboard which proclaims, “Keep the Saturn in Saturnalia.” The sign was erected by the Freedom From Religion Foundation in response to… well, you probably have the gist of this already. But it’s complicated. The main […]

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