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Obama Recess Appointment Fills Consumer Watchdog Post – The Left Whines

Obama Recess Appointment Fills Consumer Watchdog Post – The Left Whines

Senate Republicans have been doing what Senate Republicans do best, obstructing the progress that Obama tries to accomplish. Today, the President took action. Expect more in the future.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Bachmann Out – Can A Woman Achieve The White House?

Bachmann Out – Can A Woman Achieve The White House?

After receiving just 5% of the vote (last place among the major contenders) in last night’s Iowa caucus, Michele Bachmann has called it quits. Bachmann’s been floundering for a while, but still, I find myself a little melancholy this morning. The only woman in the race is gone and I wonder if she ever stood a chance.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Rick Santorum A Close Second In Iowa. Is He A ‘Friend’ Of The LGBT Community Or Simply A Bigoted Religious Extremist?

Rick Santorum A Close Second In Iowa. Is He A ‘Friend’ Of The LGBT Community Or Simply A Bigoted Religious Extremist?

GOP Presidential Candidate Rick Santorum said recently in an interview with Fox News’ Greta Van Susteren that he ‘has nothing against gay people.’ Really, Rick?

by The Progressive Cop· · News
Santorum Almost Comes From Behind, But Romney Pulls Out A Win With 8 Vote Lead

Santorum Almost Comes From Behind, But Romney Pulls Out A Win With 8 Vote Lead

It was a razor close race, but Iowa has chosen. Mitt Romney pulled out a close victory over Rick Santorum, winning by a very narrow margin. Despite being tied at 25% of the vote apiece, Romney scratched out an eight vote victory. Here are the results.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Fox Ignores Ron Paul Coming In Close Third In Iowa. Declares Race To Be Only “Two Way”

Fox Ignores Ron Paul Coming In Close Third In Iowa. Declares Race To Be Only “Two Way”

Fair and Balanced? Tell that to Ron Paul.

by Walt Dismay· · News
NYPD Arrests Operators Of Occupy Wall Street Livestream

NYPD Arrests Operators Of Occupy Wall Street Livestream

In the absence of traditional media coverage that Tea Party protests enjoyed, the Occupy movement has been largely ignored and has had to rely on cell phone footage and livestream internet feeds to show the American public what’s been happening.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
God Told Pat Robertson Who The Next President Will Be, But Robertson Won’t Tell Us (VIDEO)

God Told Pat Robertson Who The Next President Will Be, But Robertson Won’t Tell Us (VIDEO)

Pat Robinson, sounding more like a four year old than an octogenarian, said that he has spent the last week asking God who the next President would be, and God told him, but it’s a secret.

NYC Bomber Arrested Following Attacks on 5 Buildings (VIDEOS)

NYC Bomber Arrested Following Attacks on 5 Buildings (VIDEOS)

New York City Police are reporting that a suspect has been arrested for the fire bombings of 5 sites, an Islamic community center, a Hindu temple and two private homes. The attacks are being treated as hate crimes.

by Mitchell S. Gilbert· · News
Rick Santorum Doubles Down, Says States Have Right To Declare Birth Control Illegal (VIDEO)

Rick Santorum Doubles Down, Says States Have Right To Declare Birth Control Illegal (VIDEO)

Without a doubt, Rick Santorum is the most dangerous threat to women in the Republican Presidential race. He believes premarital sex should be outlawed, believes women have no right to accessible medical care, and that contraceptives should be illegal.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Santorum Calls Ron Paul ‘Disgusting’

Santorum Calls Ron Paul ‘Disgusting’

There is something very 2012 about an election where the worst thing you can say about a candidate is that he believes in a woman’s right to choose and that he is against the second amendment.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
The Circus is Leaving Iowa And Coming To a Town Near You

The Circus is Leaving Iowa And Coming To a Town Near You

This year the people of Iowa have had almost exclusive access to the Republican presidential candidates for over six months and just about the only thing we can all agree on is that we don’t like any of them.

Would You Like Some Santorum On Your Salad? Iowa Restaurant Names Salad Dish After Rick Santorum

Would You Like Some Santorum On Your Salad? Iowa Restaurant Names Salad Dish After Rick Santorum

In what has to be the most hilarious and the grossest story of 2012 thus far, the Pizza Ranch restaurant is preparing to name a salad after GOP Presidential candidate and serial homophobe Rick Santorum.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
OPINION: Occupy The Rose Parade?

OPINION: Occupy The Rose Parade?

Whether you agree with the Occupy movement or not, there is a time and place for your voice to be heard, and heard most effectively.

by Sarah· · News, Political Rants
Rick Santorum Says He’s Not Interested In Helping African-Americans (VIDEO)

Rick Santorum Says He’s Not Interested In Helping African-Americans (VIDEO)

In what looks like a desperate bid to win over the mostly white population of voters in Iowa, Rick Santorum revived the old Republican tactic of attacking the African-American community.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Ethnic Studies Banned for Telling Truth

Ethnic Studies Banned for Telling Truth

The legislative ban on ethnic studies classes in Arizona high schools was upheld in Administrative court in Phoenix, AZ in December by judge Lewis D. Kowal of the Arizona Office of Administrative Hearings. More accurately, the ban on Mexican-American studies in Tucson has been upheld.

A PROTESTER!!! EEEEEKKK!!

Bachmann Hides From Occupy Protesters, Sneaks Into Own Iowa Headquarters To Avoid Them

Wouldn’t do to talk to people that disagree with you, now would it?

by Walt Dismay· · News
Eric Cantor on 60 Minutes:  No Honest Answers (VIDEO)

Eric Cantor on 60 Minutes: No Honest Answers (VIDEO)

Eric Cantor appeared as Leslie Stahl’s guest on 60 Minutes and did his best to whitewash, downplay, revise history, deny history, appear reasonable and ‘humanize’ his image . . . all in vain, I might add, for anyone who knows Cantor’s record and what appears to be his rabidly personal animosity toward the President.

by Julie Driscoll· · News
Ron Paul Endorses Sexual Harassment In The Workplace, Blames Women, And Says It Should Be Legal (VIDEO)

Ron Paul Endorses Sexual Harassment In The Workplace, Blames Women, And Says It Should Be Legal (VIDEO)

On Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace, Ron Paul said that sexual harassment in the workplace should be legal and that if women didn’t like it, they should get another job somewhere else.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Rick Santorum With David Gregory: Either Completely Delusional Or An Epic Liar – Or Both

Rick Santorum With David Gregory: Either Completely Delusional Or An Epic Liar – Or Both

Rick Santorum has revealed himself as either a delusional crazy person who has been on another planet for the past 3+ years, or as a liar the likes of which we haven’t seen since Sarah Palin.

by Julie Driscoll· · News
Scott Walker . . . Buh-Bye

Scott Walker . . . Buh-Bye

17 days left to collect about 32,000 signatures for the Scott Walker recall – and activists in Wisconsin have already collected 507,000 signatures in less than a month. 28 days, to be exact. That’s over 18,000 signatures a day, roughly 750 signatures an hour, every hour. Hated much, Walker?

by Julie Driscoll· · News