Did you ever wonder how the obscure Tea-Party-take-off “Coffee Party” suddenly had it’s own professional website and a hundred thousand facebook fans? Yeah. Neither did CNN. Whereas CNN couldn’t be bothered to acknowledge the burgeoning Tea Party gatherings of family people concerned over taxes and ever-intrusive federal government until they sent a rabid correspondent out [...]
Colleen LaRose was a high school dropout who was 16 when she married a man twice her age. She was “the weird, weird, weird lady who lived across the hall” and talked to her cats. She attempted suicide five years ago, allegedly wrote bad checks, drove drunk, and was divorced twice.
Surely one of those things [...]
When blogger Penelope Trunk tweeted her miscarriage last year, a writer at Double X urged women to take the idea even further in a piece called Go Ahead, Tweet Your Abortion. And now someone has done just that.
Shortly after Angie Jackson discovered she was pregnant, she announced her plans to broadcast the grisly details of [...]
Every mother has at least one story of a child that says something embarrassingly truthful; unexpectedly exposing a family secret. After the initial redness fades, it usually falls into the family memory bank; to be later withdrawn at family gatherings.
When a politician does it, it’s called a gaffe. Although the redness doesn’t usually appear until [...]
Katrina vanden Heuvel, editor for The Nation tweets today:
“Obama’s smart YouTube answer/when asked whether good or bad idea: “Should postal service be privatized?” “Bad idea’” Obama said.
WOW! Only 140 characters yet doubly wrong.
To the writers at the leftist Nation: What in the world makes Obama’s answer ‘smart’?
And to our illustrious leader: Seriously? The postal service [...]
This YouTube just went viral. It appears to show a woman handing out blank absentee ballots in Lawrence, Massachusetts. Now, why would she do that? Dear me, what a mystery.
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MSNBC Commentator: Republicans "Want to See You Dead…They Kinda Like It [...]
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I will share with you now my actual views about Muslims as opposed to the slanderous canard that I hate them. I’m going to spell these views now, but it won’t make any difference to those who are attacking me. Because I’ve taken pains to explain these views every time I’ve spoken on a campus, [...]