You've surely seen it by now, and often enough to induce nausea -- the hashtag #LoveWins that quickly trended after the Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage. Judging by the juvenile reactions to the ruling from gay marriage proponents, one doubts that genuine love would spew such venom in victory.
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President Barack Obama tapes his weekly address following remarks on the economy at the University of Wisconsin in La Crosse, Wisconsin, July 2, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) WASHINGTON, DC — In this week's address, the President wished everyone a happy Fourth of July. Show More Summary
Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump are improving in the polls while everyone else appears to be treading water. Sanders has been drawing large crowds with his common sense populist message and he has raised $15 million in the past two months. The Huffington Post is reporting that he is rising in the polls in Iowa...
HANOVER, N.H. -- Chris Christie and Marco Rubio are not the only presidential candidates catching up with Mitt Romney in New England. Romney and his wife, Ann, plan to meet this coming week with former Florida governor Jeb Bush for lunch at Walker's Point, the Bush family compound in Kennebunkport, Maine, according to aides familiar with the plans. "Governor […]
Ok, this is just all kinds of cute — to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the National Parks system and Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move!” healthy-stuff initiative, and also because there’s just never a bad time to have photos of smiley...Show More Summary
Those darned ultra-conservative Ocare haters at the ultra-rightwingnut NY Times Health Insurance Companies Seek Big Rate Increases for 2016 Health insurance companies around the country are seeking rate increases of
The collapse of Greece has been jaw-dropping over the last week as the public sees a string of photos of pensioners sobbing in the Greek streets, unable to use the ATM
Behind the scenes glimpses from the cohost of "The Five".
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton is warning New Hampshire voters that if the country elects a Republican president, the next administration will repeal President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. The Democratic presidential front-runner says she will offer continuity on the policies under Obama that have worked for the vast majority of Americans. [...]Show More Summary
An invented 'heritage' At the Washington Post, Prof. James Loewen writes that the reason so many people believe false things about the Civil War and the Confederacy is because many of our textbooks teach those wrong things to this day. Teaching or implying that the Confederate states seceded for states’ rights is not accurate history. Show More Summary
Sen. Ted Cruz continues to defend Donald Trump on immigration. Cruz (R-Tex.), in an interview with "Meet the Press" praised Trump for talking about immigration. Trump has made inflammatory comments about Mexican immigrants, leading Macy's and Univision to sever ties with Trump. [Read: As Donald Trump surges in polls, Democrats cheer] Cruz, speaking during his […]
As you may or may not know, the former version of the software-plus-up designed by Watts Watts-up was taken out of play. The WhatsApp Plus version is a lot more functional than the normal version and the best part about it, is that is restriction-free. Show More Summary
Gov. Christ Christie of New Jersey is sleeping over at the New Hampshire home of Mitt Romney, potentially ending a rift from when Mr. Romney was the 2012 Republican presidential nominee.
Chilling news coming our way via the Weekly Standard, as to the Oregon cake bakers who refused service to a lesbian couple: Despite losing their business and facing a hefty fine they can’t afford, the Kleins continue to stand by their Christian convictions and fight the ruling. Show More Summary
In what was billed as a speech on the economy, former Texas Governor Rick Perry delivered remarks to the National Press Club yesterday with some startling observations about the Republican...
Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey has praise for his fellow presidential contender Donald Trump despite Mr. Trump's criticism of Mexicans.
One of the oddest and most interesting political trends is the resurgence of identity politics. “Resurgence” may be the wrong word here because identity politics never really went away; it simply had occasional periods of slumber when other issues dominated the national imagination. Show More Summary
KTVU reporter Cara Liu reacts as news crews are attacked by a robber in San Francisco on July 2, 2015.... The post San Francisco Reporters Robbed on Live TV – Cameraman Pistol-Whipped (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
After all his posturing and pronouncements to try and appeal (the actual word is pander) to the Republican Party’s far right basest part of the party’s base, Lousiana Gov. Bobby Jindal’s administration will start issuing marriage licenses to same sex couples — as his legal options have run out. New Orleans is finally allowed to [...]Show More Summary