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(Un)happy Labor Day

by Dish Staff Is the American labor movement “friendless”? Roger Martin reflects on its unpopularity in partisan politics: A key marker occurred in 1992 when President Bill Clinton signed into law a tax change that allowed only the first $1 million in CEO compensation to be deducted for corporate income tax purposes. It was supposed […]

From 2009 to 2014, Networks Have Saluted Obama on His Special Day: 'Happy Birthday , Mr. President'

From 2009 to 2013, every year of Barack Obama's presidency, the networks have observed his birthday, often wishing him a special day. The year 2014 was no different. A graphic for CBS This Morning on Monday touted, "Happy Birthday, Mr. Show More Summary

Happy 4th of July! Here's the Best Fan-Made "Team America" Video Ever

Some day, when we finally elect President Camacho, this will be our national anthem. In the meantime, bust out some beers and rock out. Happy Independence Day to all you folks, from this guy wh...


04 July 2014 From: The Chapter III Officers To all the members of Chapter III we wish you a great, safe happy Fourth of July. We forward a message from SFA National President Jack Tobin: Gentlemen, since I was reconvicted, I will continue...Show More Summary

New Yorker's Lizza: 'Everyone Should Be Happy' with WH Immigration Announcement

A panel on CNN’s “New Day” expressed their shock that President Barack Obama’s announcement that he will act unilaterally on immigration has received criticism. Anchor Kate Bolduan stated that Speaker John Boehner’s negative reaction...Show More Summary

Happy Father's Day From Game Of Thrones' Crappiest Dads

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Maybe you have some issue with your own father, but chances are he didn't stand aside as you were accused of murder, presided over your sham trial, and then sentence you to death. Here's a brief reminder that by comparison to GoT, your dad hopefully isn't all bad. Read more...

Happy Birthday to Queen Victoria Who Was Born On This Day in 1819 – Documentary on Her Younger Years Inside

Queen Victoria was born on this day in 1819 at Kensington Palace. She was queen of the United Kingdom from 1837 to 1901 and presided over the expansion of the British Empire. She was a national emblem of morality, had a longer reignShow More Summary

On Mother’s Day, What Happens When You’re Taking Care Of Mom (And Not The Other Way Around)?

Happy birthday, Mother’s Day! The holiday that you and I know as Mother’s Day turns 100 today: it was officially designated as a holiday on the second Sunday in May by U.S. President Woodrow Wilson in 1914 (you can view the proclamation here). The holiday was inspired by Anna Jarvis of West Virginia. You might [...]

Happy Birthday!? Mother’s Day Turns 100 This Year

Happy Birthday to Mother’s Day! It was 100 years ago that US President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation declaring the second Sunday in May as Mother’s Day. a national holiday, “as an expression of our love and reverence for the mothers of our county.” However, the struggle to get mother’s Day recognized as a national

Morning Reads: 5 May 2014

Happy Cinco de Mayo. The Most Interesting Man in the World started celebrating 3 days ago. Hopefully he still got to see the Kentucky Derby, as well as celebrate Star Wars Day in the process, or the President’s annual attempt at stand up. Here’s what else happened over the weekend. Georgia Some of the effects […]

-Happy Resurrection Day

         (RESURRECTION: Luz Adriana Villa A.) He is Risen! He is risen indeed! Happy Resurrection Day to you and all of yours. Here are some timely remarks given by President Obama at the recent Easter Prayer Breakfast in Washington DC: “So this Easter Week, of course we recognize that there’s a lot of pain and […]

Eric Cantor agrees with President Obama: When it comes to immigration reform, Republicans suck

5 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

On Wednesday, President Obama called House Majority Leader Eric Cantor to wish him a happy Passover and the topic of immigration reform came up. Earlier in the day, the president had slammed House Republicans for blocking immigration...Show More Summary

Republicans Are Totally For Equal Pay, Except When They’re Not

Happy Equal Pay Day! According to the Department of Labor, today is to reflect "how far into the current year women must work to match what men earned in the previous year." To honor Equal Pay Day, President Obama will be signing two...Show More Summary

Democrats say the darndest things

Democrats say the strangest things these days. Obamacare is never going away and the debate is over, they say. Hmm. You’d think they’d be happy to debate it day and night, then. But no, the president is talking about the minimum wage, and the House minority leader is talking about jobs. Democrats claim they want […]

Coupled Up: Reggie Bush And His Baby Mama Lilit Spend Some QT With His Mama

One big happy family? NFL baller and former Kimmy Cakes boyfriend Reggie Bush was spotted shopping in West Hollywood with his fianceé Lilit Avagyan and his mom Denise Griffin on President’s Day. Everyone looks like they were not having fun.

Bill Clinton Jabs George W Bush For Lack Of Twitter

Bill Clinton typically has his hands full with one or more high level, international projects with the Clinton Foundation. However, this Monday evening President Clinton took to Twitter to wish a happy President’s Day to all of the living US Presidents: Barack Obama, number 44; George W Bush, number 43; George HW Bush, number 41;... Show More Summary

Moving Washington's Birthday

Happy Presidents' Day to all! Well, to all who live in Hawai'i, Massachusetts, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, and Vermont, at the very least. These are the states which officially recognize today as "Presidents' Day." Unlike other federal holidays, however, there is much disagreement and controversy surrounding the holiday. Show More Summary

Bill Clinton Calls Out George W. Bush For Not Being on Twitter

On Monday evening, former President Bill Clinton tweeted a Presidents Day message for U.S. Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, George H. W. Bush and Jimmy Carter. While he wished all four a Happy Presidents Day, he playfully reprimanded W. Show More Summary

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