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Cheston Catalano is a Kentucky-based journalist whose work has been featured in the Chattanooga Times Free Press and the Clarksville Leaf Chronicle. He is a long-time contributor to Liberaland.
Racist Cop Investigated For Michael Brown Facebook Posts

Racist Cop Investigated For Michael Brown Facebook Posts

A Kansas City cop is being investigated after spouting off about Michael Brown on his Facebook page. One of his posts was a racist meme, and the other used a photo that’s been circulating as an image of Brown, but actually shows a man accused of a killing in Oregon. Officer Marc Catron sarcastically called [...]

‘Saturday Night Live’ Announcer Don Pardo Dead At 96

All it took for Don Pardo to become a nationally-known voice was for him to say “hello” to an NBC supervisor while taking a tour while vising 30 Rockefeller Plaza. He’d been with NBC since 1944. By 1975, NBC needed an announcer for a late-night sketch comedy show, “NBC’s Saturday Night,” later known as “Saturday [...]

Woman Claims Darren Wilson Told Her To ‘Shut The F*ck Up’

Speaking with CNN‘s Don Lemon, a woman claimed a less-than-pleasant interaction with the Ferguson, MO police officer named as the shooter of Michael Brown. The woman tells Lemon that while trying to clean her eyes at a convenience store after being maced last month, Wilson allegedly told her to “shut the fuck up” and “sit [...]

Cop Who Shot Michael Brown Didn’t Know He Was A Robbery Suspect

It’s news to Officer Darren Wilson that Michael Brown was a robbery suspect. Police Chief Thomas Jackson said that Brown and a friend were stopped “because they were walking down the middle of the street blocking traffic.” Earlier in the day, police identified the officer who killed Brown as Darren Wilson, 28. They also released [...]

North Korea Fires Three Short-Range Rockets As Pope Visits South Korea

Nice timing. The rockets were fired from multiple launchers in the North Korean port city of Wonsan and traveled 220 km (135 miles) before landing in waters east of the Korean peninsula, a defense ministry official said. The last rocket was fired 35 minutes before Pope Francis was due to arrive at an air base [...]

Robin Williams’ Wife Reveals Actor Had Parkinson’s Disease

Robin Williams was in the early stages of Parkinson’s disease, his wife revealed, causing “an additional fear and burden in his life,” a friend told CNN. While fans and friends have looked for answers to why the 63-year-old comedy icon would take his own life, his wife, Susan Schneider, issued a written statement about Williams’ [...]

Security Guard Ignores Instigator And Maces Random Black Guy

At a Seattle protest against Israel’s bombing of Gaza, a man with no shirt was allegedly harassing participants, picking fights, and using words like “towelhead.”  A security guard called to the scene ignored him and, instead, maced a black bystander. Raymond Wilford, 25, told The Stranger he came to Seattle’s Westlake Mall to meet some [...]

Stelter: Chuck Todd To Be New ‘Meet The Press’ Host

CNN’s Brian Stelter is reporting that Chuck Todd will replace David Gregory on “Meet the Press.” NBC will name Chuck Todd the new host of “Meet the Press” as soon as Thursday afternoon, according to people with direct knowledge of the network’s plans. The sources confirmed widespread speculation that David Gregory, who moderated the show [...]

Alaskans Cold To Palin

Alaskans Cold To Palin

The results of a Public Policy Polling survey show Sarah Palin’s decreasing popularity in Alaska. Just 36 percent said they have a favorable view of Palin and 55 percent do not, a poll released Tuesday from the left-leaning Public Policy Polling showed. Only 20 percent of Alaska voters would like to see the 2008 GOP [...]

95% Of Republican House Districts Are Majority-White

Political Scientist Christopher Parker has a theory as to why Republicans don’t back immigration reform. He surmises that House Republicans are balking because they “represent constituencies haunted by anxiety associated with the perception that they’re ‘losing their country’ to immigrants from south of the border.” Recent polling backs this up. Significant numbers of conservatives, and [...]

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