Post Tagged with: "Washington state"

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Climate Change Is Happening – Now Washington State Drying Out

Washington State, home of rainy Seattle and the only Rainforest in the US, is now under a state of emergency, for drought.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
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Teacher Orders Students To Bully And Drag Shy 11-Year-Old Girl To Front Of Class (VIDEO)

An 11-year-old was publicly embarrassed by a substitute teacher after he ordered the shy girl to be dragged to the front of the class by her fellow classmates, who used the occasion to assault her in the process.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
The amount of medical debt in collections as opposed to other debt.

Medical Debt Ruining Your Credit? You Are In Good Company

Medical debt in collections killing your credit score? Don’t feel all alone; 15 million Americans are in the same situation.

by T. Steelman· · News
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Mentally Ill Gun Nuts Blame Gun Control For Sandy Hook, Demand Right To Purchase Bazookas (VIDEO)

Ammosexuals marked the anniversary of the tragedy at Sandy Hook by holding an open carry demonstration where the gun nuts blamed gun control for mass shootings and urged the purchase of tanks and bazookas.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
This Muslim cemetery was vandalized. Family members feel that it was a hate crime. Photo: King5 News, Seattle

Look At What Was Done To This Muslim Cemetery: Was It A Hate Crime?

This Muslim cemetery was vandalized by Islamophobes. Will it be seen as a hate crime?

by T. Steelman· · News
These three Grandmas smoked pot for the first time and loved it!

Must See! What Happens When Three Grandmas Smoke Pot For The First Time?

These Grandmas are smoking pot for the first time ever. They had a good time, understand the appeal, and, hopefully, help stop some of the stereotypes associated with marijuana use.

by T. Steelman· · News
Oregon voters turned out and progressives won big.

This Is What Happens When Voting Is Easy, And Why Republicans Hate It

In the red tide of the midterms, there were a few bright spots for Democrats.

by T. Steelman· · News
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Gun Lobby Rejected Handily In Washington State

With the passing of Initiative 594, designed to close loopholes in existing firearm laws, the voters of WA have told the NRA where to go.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
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Washington State Passes Toughest Background Checks In The Country For Gun Purchases

The voters of Washington state have made a statement about the loopholes in background checks to buy guns. That statement was; make them tougher! Initiative I-594 has passed 60% -40%, making Washington’s background checks the most stringent in the nation. The initiative was led by Cheryl Strumbo, a survivor of […]

by T. Steelman· · Current Issues, News
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No Answers, Only Questions, After School Shooting In Washington State

The school shooting in Marysville, Washington by a native student has thrown the Seattle area into a state of shock.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
NRA Comes Out Against States Rights In Washington

NRA Comes Out Against States Rights In Washington

To fight against common sense firearm reform, the NRA has chosen a new tactic — eliminate Washington state’s rights entirely.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Legal Pot Buyer In Washington Says He Was Fired After Appearing On TV

Legal Pot Buyer In Washington Says He Was Fired After Appearing On TV

Does an employer have the right to fire an employee for being a legal marijuana user, even if the employee doesn’t show up high?

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Women Wear Concealed Gun Holsters With A Lot Of Hidden Firepower (VIDEO)

Women Wear Concealed Gun Holsters With A Lot Of Hidden Firepower (VIDEO)

With women possessing a quarter of concealed weapons permits in Texas, there is a boom in holsters designed for those who do not want people to know what she’s packing.

by Gloria Christie· · News
Fox News contributor Todd Starnes accuses a university president of ethnic cleansing because he had the audacity to diversify the student body.

Fox News Contributor Disgustingly Equates Campus Diversity With “Ethnic Cleansing” (AUDIO)

Fox News contributor Todd Starnes is full of right-wing outrage after a university president declares his plan to diversify the student body. Starnes disgustingly claims the university is starting an “ethnic cleansing” to rid the campus of white people.

by Shannon Argueta· · News
The GOP is upset with Obama over his refusal to enforce federal drug laws in states where marijuana is legal. They call this failure 'executive overreach.' - Image: Jenni Konrad

WATCH: GOP Demands Obama ‘Enforce The Law’ In Pro-Weed States, Passes Bill

The GOP is upset with Obama over his refusal to enforce federal drug laws in states where marijuana is legal. They call this failure ‘executive overreach.’

by Rika Christensen· · News
WATCH: Fox News Contributor Thinks Gays Already Won Their Equal Rights, Calls Them Sore Winners

WATCH: Fox News Contributor Thinks Gays Already Won Their Equal Rights, Calls Them Sore Winners

George Will believes the LGBT community isn’t nice or neighborly by fighting for equal rights. In fact, he thinks they’re just being sore winners now.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Photo of 'doomsday prepper' Tyler Smith: Dean J. Koepfler for the Tacoma News Tribune. http://www.thenewstribune.com/2014/01/15/2995004/doomsday-prepper-from-buckley.html?storylink=twt

‘Doomsday Prepper’ Discovers Felons Can’t Have Guns (VIDEO)

Tyler Smith calls himself a ‘Doomsday Prepper’ but he forgot one small thing when he began to boast about it: he’s not allowed to own guns. Ooops!

by T. Steelman· · News
10 Haunted Places That Aren’t So Famous

10 Haunted Places That Aren’t So Famous

At Halloween, our thoughts often turn to haunted places and ghosts. Whether we are remembering those who have gone before or looking for a chill for the holiday, spirits and spectres are at the forefront. Many of us enjoy reading about hauntings or watching shows like Ghost Hunters all year […]

by T. Steelman· · News
Photo of Grady, the Confederate flag wearing student screen captured from KOMO 4 News video footage. http://www.komonews.com/news/local/2-students-suspended-for-wearing-Confederate-flag-to-school-227314031.html?tab=video&c=y

Two Anti-Gay Teens Suspended For Wearing Confederate Flag To School (VIDEO)

Watch this anti-gay teen explain why he and his friend wore the right’s favorite symbol of hate to school: the Confederate flag. Plus … matching earrings!

by Shannon Argueta· · News
Huge Step Forward For Cannabis Advocates As DOJ Won’t Interfere With States’ Legalization

Huge Step Forward For Cannabis Advocates As DOJ Won’t Interfere With States’ Legalization

Attorney General Eric Holder called the governors of Colorado and Washington Wednesday morning with the surprising yet welcome announcement over marijuana.

by T. Steelman· · News