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Trump Thought A Real Broadway Star Was Playing The Inauguration – WRONG! (VIDEO)

Trump Thought A Real Broadway Star Was Playing The Inauguration – WRONG! (VIDEO)

It is no secret that President-elect Donald Trump has had trouble locating people to perform at his inauguration celebration, even though he claims it is going to be an incredible affair. Broadway star Jennifer Holliday received a bevy of critical remarks for agreeing to perform at the event, and she finally took the hint and […]

Take Notes! CNN Just Showed Us The Right Way To Respond To A Trump Tirade (TWEETS, VIDEO)

Take Notes! CNN Just Showed Us The Right Way To Respond To A Trump Tirade (TWEETS, VIDEO)

Since his unexpected–and tainted–victory in the presidential election, Donald Trump has shown that he can strike fear into many a heart with just one tweet or Facebook post. But on Wednesday, CNN gave the world an object lesson on how to stare down Trump. For most of the last 24 hours, the political world has […]

Dairy Queen Takes A Stand, Pulls Plug On Store Run By A Racist (VIDEO, TWEETS)

Dairy Queen Takes A Stand, Pulls Plug On Store Run By A Racist (VIDEO, TWEETS)

We’ve seen an alarming spike in hate crimes and hate-motivated incidents since Donald Trump’s upset victory. It’s naturally made a lot of people wonder–are we returning to the days when hate and bigotry could occur with impunity? Well, this weekend gave us a big reason to hope that we haven’t fallen off that cliff. The […]

Legend Meryl Streep’s EPIC Heartfelt Speech Aimed Squarely At Trump (VIDEO)

Legend Meryl Streep’s EPIC Heartfelt Speech Aimed Squarely At Trump (VIDEO)

Hollywood legend Meryl Streep has given a poignant and beautiful speech at the 2017 Golden Globes. At first the star apologized for having lost her voice. Then began what was clearly a very emotional reaction to current events and the polarized political climate. Streep began listing names of some of those at the awards and stating […]

Report: Bernie Sanders ‘America’ Ad Campaign Has People Hoping Again (VIDEO)

Report: Bernie Sanders ‘America’ Ad Campaign Has People Hoping Again (VIDEO)

Research by Vanderbilt University shows that Senator Bernie Sanders’ “America” ad makes viewers feel good. A panel consisting of 1,000 people were asked to view several political ads, with analysis finding that “America” ranked the highest for making viewers feel hopeful and happy. When it was initially released, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s director […]

New Governor Promises North Carolina Will Repeal The Disastrous ‘Bathroom Bill’ (TWEET/VIDEO)

New Governor Promises North Carolina Will Repeal The Disastrous ‘Bathroom Bill’ (TWEET/VIDEO)

On Monday, the Charlotte City Council voted unanimously to invalidate the LGBT nondiscrimination ordinance that helped pave the way for North Carolina’s controversial “bathroom bill.” This bill – known formally as House Bill 2 (HB2) – required transgender people to use bathrooms that correspond to the sex listed on their birth certificate. It also reversed local […]

Stop Everything Right Now And Listen To ‘We Are The World’ Again

Stop Everything Right Now And Listen To ‘We Are The World’ Again

This morning, my boyfriend and I had one of those “wait, how did we end up here” moments. Working side by side writing, as we do every day, we were talking about politics and our despair over Trump’s cabinet picks. And that conversation led to something else, and then I don’t remember what, and neither […]

Tea Swiller Joe Walsh: Trump Should Be ‘Ashamed’ For Ignoring Russian Hack (TWEETS, VIDEO)

Tea Swiller Joe Walsh: Trump Should Be ‘Ashamed’ For Ignoring Russian Hack (TWEETS, VIDEO)

It’s becoming more and more apparent that Donald Trump’s obstinate refusal to acknowledge that Russian hackers tried to influence the election has left him on an island. Any doubt that the Donald is almost completely alone should have been erased on Monday morning. A former tea party congressman who was a staunch Trump supporter turned on him […]

VICTORY! Army Corps Of Engineers Orders Dakota Access Pipeline Moved (VIDEOS)

VICTORY! Army Corps Of Engineers Orders Dakota Access Pipeline Moved (VIDEOS)

Sanity has finally prevailed in the eight-month standoff over the Dakota Access Pipeline. The Army Corps of Engineers has announced that it will not grant an easement that would have allowed the pipeline to skirt the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation. The pipeline’s original route would have sent it under Lake Oahe, just a half mile […]

Federal Court Orders Special Election For NC Legislature To Fix ‘Injury’ Of Illegal Map (TWEET)

Federal Court Orders Special Election For NC Legislature To Fix ‘Injury’ Of Illegal Map (TWEET)

It’s been a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week for the North Carolina Republican Party. On Monday, the State Board of Elections ordered the rejection of all county-level challenges to voter eligibility, cutting the legs out from Republican Governor Pat McCrory’s claim that he lost the gubernatorial election to Roy Cooper because of voter […]

Roy Cooper Wins NC Governor’s Race, ‘Game Over’ For Pat McCrory’s Attempt To Steal Election (TWEETS)

Roy Cooper Wins NC Governor’s Race, ‘Game Over’ For Pat McCrory’s Attempt To Steal Election (TWEETS)

One of the few bright spots for the Democrats on Election Night came from my state of North Carolina. Specifically, the governor’s race. Democratic state attorney general Roy Cooper nosed out Republican incumbent Pat McCrory, but the margin appeared large enough that Cooper claimed victory. McCrory, however, refused to concede, and claimed Cooper had only won […]

Racist Richard Spencer Shamed: His Class Raises Money For Human Rights Charity (VIDEO)

Racist Richard Spencer Shamed: His Class Raises Money For Human Rights Charity (VIDEO)

It’s pretty common for college grads to have pride for their most accomplished alumni. The graduating class of ’97 at St. Mark’s School of Texas showed that one of their classmates was deserving of shame and disdain rather than praise. Even after almost 20 years since their graduation, the hate spread by one of their […]

Delta Takes A Stand, Bans Pro-Trump Bigot Who Trashed ‘Hillary B***ches’ On Plane (VIDEO)

Delta Takes A Stand, Bans Pro-Trump Bigot Who Trashed ‘Hillary B***ches’ On Plane (VIDEO)

You may recall that last week, the people on a Delta Air Lines flight from Atlanta to Allentown, Pennsylvania were treated to an ugly display. Before the plane took off, one of the passengers revealed himself to be a full-on bigot who had a very loud, curse-filled message for the “Hillary bitches” on board–they had to accept […]

Texas Women Lost More Than A Decade Of Their Lives After Being Framed For Sexual Assault (VIDEO)

Texas Women Lost More Than A Decade Of Their Lives After Being Framed For Sexual Assault (VIDEO)

Back in 1997, a San Antonio woman was sentenced to decades in prison for leading a gang-rape of her two young nieces. However, the case fell apart after one of the victims said she had been told to make up the story after her aunt came out as a lesbian. Late Friday, the Texas Court of […]

John McCain: ‘I Don’t Give A Damn’ What Trump Says–We Won’t Bring Back Torture (VIDEO)

John McCain: ‘I Don’t Give A Damn’ What Trump Says–We Won’t Bring Back Torture (VIDEO)

Donald Trump (in)famously vowed that if he becomes president, this country would start using enhanced interrogation techniques once again–including waterboarding. He seemed to come to his senses before doubling down on that vow later in 2016. Well, if he tries to make good on that promise, he’s going to run into a very large roadblock–John […]

‘F*ck N****rs’: Welcome Back To School Message Greets Children After Election Day (VIDEO)

‘F*ck N****rs’: Welcome Back To School Message Greets Children After Election Day (VIDEO)

Just hours after President-elect Donald Trump won the 2016 presidential race, students at Maple Grove High School in Maple Grove, Minnesota returned to class to find racist messages scrawled throughout the school. Messages that appear to have been inspired by the GOP candidate. Of the messages and their impact on some of the students, one […]

Neva-Done? Early Voting Puts Trump In A Yuuuuge Hole In Nevada (TWEETS, VIDEO)

Neva-Done? Early Voting Puts Trump In A Yuuuuge Hole In Nevada (TWEETS, VIDEO)

For most of the last few days, Nevada has whipsawed between blue and red on FiveThirtyEight’s map. However, there is a very tangible sign that things look a lot better for Hillary Clinton than Nate Silver’s model would have you believe. Early voting totals suggest that the Democrats will go into Election Day with a […]

Nation’s Top Lawyers Have Had Enough Of Trump (TWEETS)

Nation’s Top Lawyers Have Had Enough Of Trump (TWEETS)

Ted Boutrous is a successful lawyer. He is a well known litigator in one of the country’s most prestigious law firms. In fact, they’ve represented people like Mark Cuban and Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg. He’s a good guy, too! I know this because Boutrous has offered to represent anyone who is sued by Republican presidential candidate […]

White House Warns Trump To Steer Clear Of Michelle Obama (VIDEO)

White House Warns Trump To Steer Clear Of Michelle Obama (VIDEO)

While the approval ratings of the President and those who want his job are always changing, most of America loves the first lady. Of course there have been the ignorant racist idiots who just can’t accept the idea of a Black family living in the White House.  In spite of those Neanderthals, though, public opinion […]

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