Virginia Republican Senator: Pregnant Women Are Just ‘Hosts’

Virginia Republican Senator: Pregnant Women Are Just ‘Hosts’

Attention, pregnant women across America! According to Steve Martin–no, not the “wild and crazy guy”–but Virginia State Senator Steve Martin, you’re just a host and therefore not entitled to decide what you do with your body. In a reported?posting on Facebook, which he said was in reply to a pro-choice mailing he received on Valentine’s […]

Rising GOP Star Calls Hillary Clinton And Elizabeth Warren ‘Old, Rich, White Males’

Rising GOP Star Calls Hillary Clinton And Elizabeth Warren ‘Old, Rich, White Males’

There have been some hilarious–and frightening–moments at this year’s CPAC meeting, which is meant to highlight the best and brightest of the conservative wing of the Republican party. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker claimed he could fight ISIS because he had taken on unions in his state. Chris Christie repeated his infamous “Sit down and shut […]

Prominent American Blogger Hacked To Death In Bangladesh

Prominent American Blogger Hacked To Death In Bangladesh

American blogger Avijit Roy often wrote of his desire to one day see the world guided by reason and science instead of the superstitions and hatred so often associated with religious extremism.?But Thursday in Bangladesh, Roy’s voice was silenced forever by those very same extremists who killed him and seriously injured his wife. Shortly after […]

Scott Walker’s Budget Eliminates Reporting Of Campus Sexual Assault

Scott Walker’s Budget Eliminates Reporting Of Campus Sexual Assault

If Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is indeed planning to run for President in 2016, he might not want to count on getting the votes of anyone who considers campus sexual assault to be a problem. In his most recent budget submission, Walker has deleted all language which requires colleges and universities in the state to […]

Kindergartners With AK-47s?! Oh, This Must Be Russia

Kindergartners With AK-47s?! Oh, This Must Be Russia

File this story under the heading “And I Thought I’d Seen It All.” As soon as the images hit the Internet, they caused outrage, shock, and downright horror. For in them a group of Russian kindergartners–boys and girls ages 5 and 6–are holding mock AK-47 assault rifles, sniper rifles, and grenade launchers. Probably just a […]

Sen. Inhofe Throws Snowball On Senate Floor, Says It Debunks Global Warming

Sen. Inhofe Throws Snowball On Senate Floor, Says It Debunks Global Warming

Oklahoma Senator James Inhofe may not be a scientist, but he doesn’t mind playing one on TV. And on the floor of the Senate Thursday, Inhofe once again proved just how ignorant he really is when it comes to the science of climate change. Bringing out a snowball which was encased in a plastic bag, […]

Ann Coulter Says Americans Should Be More Afraid Of Illegal Immigrants Than ISIS

Ann Coulter Says Americans Should Be More Afraid Of Illegal Immigrants Than ISIS

If you know anything about Ann Coulter, then you know she’s prone to running off at the mouth and saying ridiculous things. Which brings us to Wednesday of this week, when the dunderheaded Ms. Coulter decided to write a column for WorldNetDaily in which she declared that illegal immigrants are a bigger threat to the […]

Kansas GOP Wants To Make Teaching ‘Harmful’ Books Illegal

Kansas GOP Wants To Make Teaching ‘Harmful’ Books Illegal

As it turns out, Ray Bradbury may have been more prescient when he wrote “Fahrenheit 451“?than even he could have imagined. Bradbury’s classic novel envisioned a society in which books were burned by “firemen” if they were deemed harmful to society. Now in Kansas, the GOP-controlled state legislature?wants to criminalize the teaching of “sex, nude […]

Bill O’Reilly Caught In MORE Lies – Why Is He Still On The Air?

Bill O’Reilly Caught In MORE Lies – Why Is He Still On The Air?

It’s been a bad week for Fox News host Bill O’Reilly. First Mother Jones magazine published a story in which it accused the loudmouthed O’Reilly of never having been near a “war zone” during the Falklands conflict. Now, former colleagues of O’Reilly say he could not have witnessed the suicide of a friend of JFK […]

Obama ‘May Cost Millions Of American Lives’ Says Right Wing Conspiracy Nut Trevor Loudon

Obama ‘May Cost Millions Of  American Lives’ Says Right Wing Conspiracy Nut Trevor Loudon

At times I wonder… Do the right wing nut-jobs who see an Obama conspiracy everywhere they look actually believe their nonsense, or do they just have a book to sell? Case in point would be one Trevor Loudon, who is the author of a book entitled “Barack Obama and the Enemies Within”. With a title […]

Bill Kristol Says ‘Iraq Was Safe And Peaceful’ When Dubya Left Office (Video)

Bill Kristol Says ‘Iraq Was Safe And Peaceful’ When Dubya Left Office (Video)

Revisionist history lesson for the day: When George W. Bush left office in 2008, Iraq was safe and peaceful. What? You mean you don’t remember it that way? Don’t feel bad, because most rational people don’t. But that didn’t stop right wing cheerleader Bill Kristol from proclaiming it as fact over the weekend. Appearing on […]

New Defense Secretary Supports Transgender Troops In Military

New Defense Secretary Supports Transgender Troops In Military

Newly appointed Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter, while visiting with troops on duty in Kandahar, Afghanistan, indicated that he supports ?lifting the military ban on transgender individuals serving in the U.S. armed forces.?Even though the transgendered are specifically prohibited from serving under current policy, it is estimated some 15,000 are doing so in secret. But […]

Same-Sex Marriage Will Unleash The Antichrist Says Radical Hater Scott Lively

Same-Sex Marriage Will Unleash The Antichrist Says Radical Hater Scott Lively

The Supreme Court may want to be mighty careful when they issue their ruling on same-sex marriage later this year. According to well-known anti-gay activist Scott Lively, should the justices rule in favor of gay marriage, the Antichrist will appear on the world stage by September. Cue laugh track. But Lively isn’t kidding. According to […]

Jeb Bush Profited By Peddling Risky Fracking In 2013

Jeb Bush Profited By Peddling Risky Fracking In 2013

While he raises millions of dollars in campaign contributions in his quest for the 2016 GOP nomination for President, Jeb Bush is also facing questions about his past business dealings, one of which may indicate a serious conflict of interest on Bush’s part. As recently as 2013, Bush was urging conservative groups in New York […]

Muslims In Norway Form ‘Ring Of Peace’ Around Synagogue

Muslims In Norway Form ‘Ring Of Peace’ Around Synagogue

Yesterday in Oslo, Norway, something took place that could become the model for religious tolerance and cooperation between all faiths across the world. Despite the apparent growing divide in recent months between Christians, Jews, and Muslims–especially in Europe–over 1000 young Muslims?formed a “ring of peace“ around Oslo’s main synagogue to show, as one of the […]

Former CBS Colleague Says Bill O’Reilly Is Lying About War Coverage

Former CBS Colleague Says Bill O’Reilly Is Lying About War Coverage

Bill O’Reilly’s claim that he knows what war is like because he witnessed it as a war correspondent is once again being questioned, this time by someone who worked with him at CBS News. Eric Enberg, a former colleague of the Fox News host,?said yesterday that Buenos Aires was not a “war zone” or a […]

Veterans Group Wants ‘Fox News’ To Take Bill O’Reilly Off The Air

Veterans Group Wants ‘Fox News’ To Take Bill O’Reilly Off The Air

A veterans group is calling on ‘Fox News’ to take Bill O’Reilly off the air, much the same as NBC did with Brian Williams, after a report in Mother Jones accused O’Reilly of exaggerating his combat reporting experiences during the 1982 Falklands War. Jon Soltz, chairman of VoteVets.org, which has 400,000 active members, said in […]

Tea Party News Network Staffers Decry ‘Despicable Practices’ And Resign

Tea Party News Network Staffers Decry ‘Despicable Practices’ And Resign

Several staffers resigned from the Tea Party News Network (TPNN)?on Thursday, saying they were tired of the right-wing news outlet’s “despicable practices,” which they lambasted as?”immoral and unethical.” TPNN was?started in 2012 by?Todd Cefaratti, founder of TheTeaParty.net. It was billed as an?”antidote to mainstream media bias.” But the staffers who offered their letters of resignation […]