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Michele Bachmann Dodges Questions About Husband

During a TV interview with a local Iowa TV station, Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann (MN) repeatedly dodged questions about on her husband’s counseling center, which reportedly practices “reparative therapy” aimed at converting patients into heterosexuals. “Well, I’m running for the presidency of the United States and I am here today to talk about […]

Mitt Romney Flip Flops Again (On Recession)

During the former Massachusetts governor’s announcement speech (to run for President), he declared “Barack Obama has failed America. When he took office, the economy was in recession. He made it worse.” Romney has repeated the same line during campaign stops since, including as recently as three days ago. The Massachusetts Republican was asked about this […]

Woman Arrested for Video Taping Police Officers

WHEC-TV reported that Emily Good of Rochester, New York filmed police officers while they were conducting a traffic stop in front of her home. Good’s videotape shows the officers telling her that they feel threatened by her standing behind them because she seemed “very anti-police.” An officer then asked her to go into her house, […]

Michele Bachmann: ‘Founding Fathers’ Ended Slavery

Rep. Michele Bachmann, who officially announced in Iowa that she is running for president, appeared on ‘Good Morning America,’ where George Stephanopoulos debunked her false claim that “the Founding Fathers who wrote the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence worked tirelessly to end slavery.” “Now with respect, Congresswoman, that’s just not true,” Stephanopoulos said. “Many […]

The Myth of “Tort Reform” Debunked

Susan Saladoff, director of the documentary “Hot Coffee” (see trailer below), discussed on MSNBC’s The Dylan Ratigan Show how large corporations used a seemingly “frivolous” lawsuit against McDonalds to push for tort reform laws. “What happens is that if [corporations] can distort the facts and convince the public that the system is broken, then they’re […]

Confederate License Plate in Texas?

Texas is considering a specialty license plate that would feature the Confederate flag. The idea is to honor Texans who fought in the Civil War for slavery, but some people say they are offended by the idea. The president of the state’s NAACP chapter said the flag on Texas license plates would be humiliating and […]

Man is Fired After His Wife Gets Cancer

Accountant Carl Sorabella was fired by his employer, Mary Butler of Haynes Management in Wellesley, Massachusetts after he requested for a more flexible schedule so that he could assist his wife Kathleen, who had just been diagnosed with Stage IV lung cancer and given only months to live. Carl made it clear that he was […]

Rep. Steve Cohen “War on Drugs is a Mistake”

Congressman Steve Cohen (D-TN) called on the U.S. House floor for an end to the 40-year war on drugs, which Cohen said had spent trillions of dollars to incarcerate millions of people for non-violent crimes. Cohen introduced the Justice Integrity Act to the House in May. The legislation would create an advisory group to investigate […]

Millionaire Mitt Romney “I’m Unemployed Too”

Republican 2012 presidential candidate and multi-millionaire Mitt Romney told a group of unemployed Floridians at a campaign stop that he was also unemployed. “I should tell my story,” Romney said, after listening to the group of unemployed Floridians. “I’m also unemployed.” Romney is worth an estimated 500 million dollars. Although CNN reported that his remarks […]

Glenn Beck Cashing in on Auschwitz Tour

Despite repeated condemnations by Jewish groups for his history of using anti-Semitic stereotypes and trivializing the Holocaust, Glenn Beck is using a tour of Auschwitz to promote his new subscription-based online media platform, GBTV. Beck announced on his radio show that his tour of the infamous Nazi concentration camp would be exclusive to paid GBTV […]

Goldman Sachs Deals With Terrorist Mommar Gaddafi

Liz Rappaport of the Wall Street Journal explained on MSNBC why the Securities and Exchange Commission was investigating Goldman Sachs’ relationship with the Libyan Investment Authority, owned by Libyan President Mommar Gaddafi, who has slaughtered thousands of his own people and sponsored terrorism worldwide. Goldman Sachs allegedly agreed to pay the Libyan Investment Authority a […]

Gov. Rick Scott: People on Welfare Use Drugs

Appearing on CNN, Florida Governor Rick Scott claimed that “studies” have shown that people on welfare are higher users of drugs than people who are not on welfare. When pressed to prove this statement, Scott again referred to unnamed “studies,” but provided no actual evidence. When Scott was pressed on the potential cost of the […]