HBO The last time we saw Bill Maher on HBO’s Real Time, he was defending his friend Al Franken and condemning his ideological enemy Roy Moore. Three months later, neither man is serving in the U.S. Senate and the government is on the verge of a possible shutdown. Show More Summary
To the editor: Actor James Franco allegedly used his power and position to find girlfriends, stage orgies, teach a “master class” on sex scenes, solicit nudity and have unprotected oral sex with various women. Now, he says “If I have done something wrong, I will fix it — I have to.” (“Five women...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty ruled himself out of the race for former Democratic Sen. Al Franken's seat on Tuesday, handing Washington Republicans their latest setback in recruiting top-tier candidates in...Show More Summary
Sen. Tina Smith has a spot on the Senate's Agriculture Committee and several other critical panels. Smith was sworn in last week to replace Al Franken as Minnesota's junior senator … Click to Continue »
Al Franken may have left the Senate, but the rest of the Democrats are now seeking to push by any means necessary his extremist agenda of fondling the Internet. The post Democrats Force Vote for State-Run Internet appeared first on RedState.
New York Times: “A prominent donor to the Democratic Party says she is considering withdrawing support for senators who urged their colleague Al Franken to resign after he was accused of sexual misconduct. The donor, Susie Tompkins Buell, has been [...]
Sen. Al Franken has resigned from the Senate amid allegations of sexual harassment — and calls from his colleagues for him to step down. Now, a major Democratic donor is saying those senators may have to pay a price for pressuring him to resign. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
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WHY ARE LEFTY COMEDIANS SO AMUSED BY SEXUAL ABUSE? ‘#MeTooSoon’: Bill Maher met with outrage for mocking Al Franken’s infamous groping photo with Bob Saget aboard a private jet to Hawaii.
Bill Maher, with the help of an apparently sleeping Bob Saget, decided to have a little fun mocking the now-infamous photo of Al Franken groping a woman on a plane. The host of HBO’s Real Time tweeted the staged pic overnight, indicating that it took place during a New Year’s Eve trip to Hawaii. Show More Summary
Bill Maher couldn't contain himself, or his hands, and decided to mock Al Franken's infamous mid-air groping photo. LOL? Maher was flying private with Bob Saget when he snapped the shot reaching out for Saget's man boobs. No doubt he nailed the…
Bill Maher recreated the controversial Al Franken groping image with pal Bob Saget.
SCOTT JOHNSON ON AL FRANKEN’S RESIGNATION.
Michele Bachmann was in many ways the John the Baptist of Trumpism, foretelling his coming and laying the ground of the Crazy to come. With Bachmann back in the news mulling a run for Al Franken’s senate seat, we put together a look at her wildest, most pre-Trumpian Trumpian moments (sub req) that led to today. I’m amazed how much of this insane stuff I’d forgotten about.
Democrat Tina Smith was sworn in as a U.S. senator for Minnesota on Wednesday, replacing Al Franken, who officially resigned on Tuesday.
Minnesota joins just a handful of states represented by two female senators.
(Scott Johnson) As I predicted on January 1, Professor Stephen Carter and others to the contrary notwithstanding, (now former) Minnesota Senator Al Franken resigned from office effective noon yesterday. He submitted his resignation to Governor Mark Dayton. Show More Summary
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Al Franken's replacement in the U.S. Senate is ready to take office. Tina Smith is set to be sworn in during a Wednesday morning ceremony at the Capitol. Smith was Minnesota's lieutenant governor and Democratic Gov. Show More Summary
Bachmann appeared on Jim Bakker’s TV show, which at one point advertised a year of food for $650 to prepare for the impending Rapture.
Former Minnesota congresswoman Michele Bachmann says she is weighing whether or not to run for Al Franken's Senate seat. In an interview last week with a religious TV program, Bachmann said that she's praying on if she should return to Washington at a time when "the swamp is so toxic."... Show More Summary