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Daily Archives: June 20, 2014

House Republicans Grill IRS Head on How Exactly E-mails Linked to Tea Party Scandal Could Go AWOL

A defiant head of the IRS refused to be contrite amid a barrage of questions lobbied at him on Friday by House Republicans angry that that e-mails, linked to a Tea Party scandal, went AWOL. At one point, IRS Commissioner … Read More

Rick Perry and The Death Throes of Hyper-Conservative Rhetoric

Rick Perry, with all due respect, does not seem to be a bright man. He is perhaps most famous nationally for forgetting the third agency he wanted to cut during one of the countless Republican debates during the 2012 election. … Read More

Mike Huckabee Says MLK Jr. Would Fight the Supreme Court on Gay Marriage (by Reading a King Excerpt that Praises the Court)

Former Arkansas Governor, radio host, and Presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee equated the struggle against marriage equality to Martin Luther King, Jr.’s struggle for civil rights. Huckabee muddled his own point by criticizing “judicial supremacy” and then quoting a passage from … Read More

Mike Huckabee: Martin Luther King Would Agree Gay Marriage Like The Holocaust

There are few things more cringe-inducing than far right conservatives invoking Martin Luther King Jr. in their fight against LGBT rights. That’s exactly what Fox News host Mike Huckabee did on Thursday, claiming that King’s writings suggest that he too … Read More

College Allowed 3 Frat Guys Who ‘Raped and Filmed’ Young Girl to Graduate While She Lost Her Financial Aid

A Virginia college student who was raped by three fraternity members is speaking out after the university allowed the three men to graduate while her grades slipped, her financial aid was revoked, and she ended up dropping out. Speaking with … Read More

GOP Solution for Working Family Woes: Put a Crib in Your Home Office

Childcare is crippling many young families’ monthly budget. Now the GOP has a novel solution to the problem – just put a crib in your home office. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) just introduced the Working Parents Home Office … Read More

It’s Now (Finally) Okay to Have Gay Sex In Alabama

It has now been over ten years since the United States Supreme court in Lawrence v. Texas declared unconstitutional the anti-sodomy laws which criminalize consensual homosexual activity. Two states – Virginia and Montana – have recently repealed their anti-sodomy laws, … Read More

Graduating College Students Don Red Tape to Remind Everyone that Rape is Still an Issue in American Colleges

Sexual assault and rape is a serious issue in American colleges, and many college students across the country are determined to bring awareness to this fact. At Stanford University, hundreds of students attended their commencement ceremonies donning red tape over … Read More