From the March 20 edition of MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Show: Related: Guns With History Previously: NRA Affiliate Is So Scared Of This Gun Safety Video That It Wants A Criminal Investigation
Trent Lott lost his leadership position for less. Now Cruz is running for leader of the free world. The post Ted Cruz’s Jesse Helms Problem appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Cruz will reportedly announce his candidacy Monday in at Liberty University, an Evangelical University founded by the late televangelist and known for its far-right social policies. The post The 6 Most Extreme Views Of Presidential Hopeful Ted Cruz appeared first on ThinkProgress.
From the wintry environs of Northeast Ohio on Wednesday, an Arctic wind did blast out across the land, chilling the hearts of freedom-loving patriots everywhere. For lo, the Dread Tyrant Obama did proclaim that all the citizenry be compelled...Show More Summary
Flags at half-staff Monday for fallen Marine Capt. Stanford Henry Shaw III of Basking Ridge, killed in a Black Hawk crash last week. RIP. Solomon Dwek, the fink who made Chris Christie famous Got outta jail early. Before Obamacare: more than 1 million in NJ didn't have health insurance Here's to a healthier state going forward. Show More Summary
The gun-lovers freaked and the ATF blinked. So goes the story when the federal agency charged with regulating ammunition blinked after a huge backlash sparked by the gun lobby. Contrary to what many shoot-em-up proponents contend, this...Show More Summary
Rick Perry's newest hire has some politically incorrect -- and theologically sound -- views on women and power.
“We have failed to recognize that arming militias and manufacturing a mercenary army under the banner of the dollar would only exacerbate disunity and ultimately play to our disadvantage,” one expert tells MintPress of the international community’s failings in Libya. By Catherine Shakdam With global attention focused on Iraq and Syria, Libya was left to [...]
Tennessee Republican state Sen. Bo Watson Tennessee Republican state Sen. Bo Watson really does not like unions. He dislikes unions so much that he would sacrifice giant numbers of jobs in his state if the jobs brought with them the threat of unions. Show More Summary
Casual death threats from randos on the internet! The post Hannibal Buress On Life After That One Bill Cosby Joke appeared first on ThinkProgress.
A new viral video that highlights ways guns have been involved in tragedies is drawing heavy criticism from conservative media and from a National Rifle Association affiliate group that wants a criminal investigation into the it's creation,...Show More Summary
"I think that by the end of 2015, we will no longer have anorexic models on the catwalk." The post The Fashion Capital Of The World May Ban Dangerously Skinny Models appeared first on ThinkProgress.
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Yeah. Okay. Let's Put Another Bush in Office. Sure. Today is the anniversary of one of the most idiotic days in American history---the day Republicans shot our country in the face and expected a parade of sweets and flowers for it. Show More Summary
Ashley Judd is fed up with online threats, particularly on Twitter. I can relate. After Judd tweeted support for the University of Kentucky basketball team, she was inundated with obscene, disgusting threatening tweets. Unlike most of...Show More Summary
This hard-hitting ad will surely enrage the gun fetishists everywhere, probably even more so than their previous efforts, including "Ed". As they put it, "Every gun has a history. Let's not repeat it. Learn more at gunswithhistory.com...Show More Summary
We've begun to hear the latest round of spin from the Governor attempting to change the mostly critical conversation of Christie's leadership and management over the past six months. In yesterday's town hall, Christie said the following, "And...Show More Summary
In South Carolina on Tuesday, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush revealed the inherent contradiction in the Republican position on the minimum wage. “We need to leave it to the private sector. I think state minimum wages are fine,” Bush WATCH NOWJeb on Raising Minimum Wage: A ‘Soundbite,’ ‘Leave it to the Private Sector’
Máscaras, exóticos, and what to expect at your first lucha libre match. The post Inside The Wild, Foul, Hilarious World Of Mexican Wrestling appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Passing racial injustice off on commissions and reports, and then ignoring their findings, is the American way.
Shane Smith interviews President Obama. In a relaxed interview with President Obama aired Monday, Vice founder Shane Smith used the opportunity to focus some attention on a subject the news outlet has focused considerable attention on: climate change. Sen. Show More Summary