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Homophobic Tennessee Principal Resigns, After Saying ‘If You’re Gay You’re Going To Hell And If You’re Pregnant, Your Life Is Over’

Homophobic Tennessee Principal Resigns, After Saying ‘If You’re Gay You’re Going To Hell And If You’re Pregnant, Your Life Is Over’

Dorothy Bond, principal of Haywood High School in Brownsville, TN resigned last night after making incendiary remarks toward LGBT and sexually active girls.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Why Rush Limbaugh Will Never Apologize To Sandra Fluke

Why Rush Limbaugh Will Never Apologize To Sandra Fluke

I don’t usually write about Rush because I feel that by writing about him, I’m helping to fulfill his goal to get as many people talking about “Rush Limbaugh” as possible, left and right. I decided to write about Rush so that I could explain why I think he will never apologize to Sandra Fluke.

North Carolina Republican Says Extreme Poverty Doesn’t Exist

North Carolina Republican Says Extreme Poverty Doesn’t Exist

Republicans across the country have thoroughly demonstrated that they hate the poor, but none of them have claimed that poverty doesn’t exist. That is, until now.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
WI Redistricting Fiasco Leaves Some Candidates Unsure of Where to Run

WI Redistricting Fiasco Leaves Some Candidates Unsure of Where to Run

Every seat in the Wisconsin State Assembly is up for re-election in November and many of the election participants don’t even know what district they will be in.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
Indisputable Facts The Republicans Don’t Want You To Know

Indisputable Facts The Republicans Don’t Want You To Know

According to Fox News and the Republicans, Obama has screwed up the country. According to FACTS, he’s fixing it.

by Mitchell S. Gilbert· · News
Gingrich Proudly Treats His Base Like A Bunch Of Gun Totin’ Simpletons

Gingrich Proudly Treats His Base Like A Bunch Of Gun Totin’ Simpletons

Not only has Gingrich jumped into the deep end of the anti-intellectual pool, he’s done so with all the contempt and condescension he can muster.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
The REAL Reason Conservatives Are Ruining The Country: Star Trek! (HUMOR)

The REAL Reason Conservatives Are Ruining The Country: Star Trek! (HUMOR)

Why do conservatives want to make things worse? And the answer is: Star Trek. No, seriously!

by Walt Dismay· · Political Humor
Obama Phones Sandra Fluke To Offer His Personal Support, Limbaugh Continues His Sexist Attacks (AUDIO)

Obama Phones Sandra Fluke To Offer His Personal Support, Limbaugh Continues His Sexist Attacks (AUDIO)

This morning, President Obama place a phone call in support of Georgetown University third year law student, Sandra Fluke, who has been at the center of an unintended firestorm.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Sex, Politics, And The Holy Ghost

Sex, Politics, And The Holy Ghost

Why are so many priests molesting little boys? Why do so many girls turn to abortion as a life choice? It seems that if the church really cared about family, the teachings would be different.

by Jenni Clark· · News
Indiana House Approves Bill That Allows Homeowners To Kill Police Officers

Indiana House Approves Bill That Allows Homeowners To Kill Police Officers

Republicans in Indiana are taking self-defense too far. In a move supported by the National Rifle Association, the Indiana House passed Senate Bill 1, which allows homeowners to shoot and kill police officers they believe are unlawfully on their property or in their homes.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Notre Dame University Wants To Believe They Have No LGBT Students (VIDEO)

Notre Dame University Wants To Believe They Have No LGBT Students (VIDEO)

Notre Dame University in Indiana has for years refuse to acknowledge that any LGBT students attend the school. School administrators have time and again refused to allow LGBT students and supporters on campus to create student organizations whose very existence would acknowledge that there are LGBT people in the Catholic university’s community.

by Mitchell S. Gilbert· · News
Ken Aden: An Iraq Veteran Who Is Now Taking On A Republican Incumbent For Congress In A Traditionally Red District

Ken Aden: An Iraq Veteran Who Is Now Taking On A Republican Incumbent For Congress In A Traditionally Red District

Today I had the privilege of meeting the Democratic candidate for Arkansas’ 3rd Congressional District, Kenneth Aden. You may remember his name from the story on this site by Wendy Gittleson about his campaign manager’s cat being killed with the word “Liberal” scrawled across its body.

by The Progressive Cop· · News
Rush Limbaugh Says Women Who Use Birth Control Should Make Sex Tapes, So He Can Watch Them (AUDIO)

Rush Limbaugh Says Women Who Use Birth Control Should Make Sex Tapes, So He Can Watch Them (AUDIO)

Limbaugh: ‘So, Ms. Fluke and the rest of you feminazis, here’s the deal,’ Limbaugh said. ‘If we are going to pay for your contraceptives, and thus pay for you to have sex, we want something for it, and I’ll tell you what it is. We want you to post the videos online so we can all watch.’

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Blunt Amendment Fails; The ‘Free Exercise’ Of Religion Also Means Protection From Religion

Blunt Amendment Fails; The ‘Free Exercise’ Of Religion Also Means Protection From Religion

It is both remarkable and frightening that so many Republicans, including Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), lack a basic understanding of the First Amendment and the ‘free exercise’ of religion.

by David K. Sutton· · News
‘Godless’Liberals Speak Out

‘Godless’Liberals Speak Out

According to Sandy Rios, a Fox News contributor and blogger, I hate God…because I’m a liberal

AZ Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s Investigation Into Obama’s Birth Certificate: ‘It Is A Computer Generated Forgery’

AZ Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s Investigation Into Obama’s Birth Certificate: ‘It Is A Computer Generated Forgery’

And the Birther Movement is poised to roar back into the mainstream. Just in time to embarrass the GOP all over again.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Obama Killed Breitbart? (VIDEO)

Obama Killed Breitbart? (VIDEO)

I’ll admit, some liberals have been nasty toward the death of Andrew Breitbart. 43 is far too young to die and his family does deserve condolences. But the fact remains that Breitbart was not a nice man. His life’s mission was to destroy people, using whatever means, honest or not, possible. He did not, however, deserve to die.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
James Inhofe And the GOP Anti-Science Bias

James Inhofe And the GOP Anti-Science Bias

The GOP has famously opposed the facts behind climate change on nearly every possible front, citing little more than outdated, corporate-bought, dogmatic opinion to back its case against reality.

Federal Judge Sends Racist Email About President Obama, Compares Interracial Relationships To Bestiality

Federal Judge Sends Racist Email About President Obama, Compares Interracial Relationships To Bestiality

Chief US District Judge Richard Cebull of Montana claims he isn’t a racist person, but people who aren’t racists don’t generally send an email to friends that compares interracial marriage to bestiality. Especially one about President Obama’s parents.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
BREAKING: Andrew Breitbart, Influential Right-Wing Blogger Dead At 43

BREAKING: Andrew Breitbart, Influential Right-Wing Blogger Dead At 43

Andrew Brietbart, well known conservative blogger died shortly after midnight Thursday of what is currently being reported as natural causes.

by Walt Dismay· · News