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Zimmerman’s Wife Left Him Night Before Shooting

The night before George Zimmerman killed Trayvon Martin his wife left him. In an interview with ABC, Shellie Zimmerman said that she had left her husband George the night before the shooting. If you don’t know anything about domestic violence statistics, this might not have set off any alarms. But I do, and suddenly the […]

August 30, 2013 / More... ( comments)

29% of Republican Louisiana Voters Blame Obama For Poor Response–To Hurricane Katrina

Nope, that’s not a typo. According to the latest PPP poll, 29% of republicans polled felt Obama was more responsible than Bush for the poor response to Katrina and 44% were not sure. Only 28% properly identified Bush as the president who failed to adequately respond to the crisis. Thanks Obama! The latest survey from […]

August 21, 2013 / More... ( comments)

And it’s saving money. The state contracts with a private company to run the facility and pays for everything — wages of the staff, total costs of all the visits. Those are all new expenses, and they all come from the budget for state employee healthcare. Even so, division manager Russ Hill says it’s actually […]

July 31, 2013 / More... ( comments)

The Republican candidate for president didn’t say he feels sorry about Hurricane Sandy because it brought death and destruction, but rather it hurt his chances to be president. “I wish the hurricane hadn’t have happened when it did because it gave the president a chance to be presidential,” Romney said in reference to Hurricane Sandy. […]

June 7, 2013 / More... ( comments)

An Actual Science Test At South Carolina Christian School

The student got an “A” for agreeing that humans and dinosaurs existed at the same time, and that the earth is not billions of years old. Fourth-graders at a private religious school in South Carolina are being taught those jaw-dropping (and, um, untrue) statements as part of a “science” lesson called “Dinosaurs: Genesis and the […]

May 11, 2013 / More... ( comments)

A senior reporter from Fox 31 in Denver demonstrates how easy it is for anyone to get their hands on high powered assault weapons, no questions asked. In just a matter of hours, Senior Investigative Reporter Josh Bernstein bought an AR15, an Uzi and a 9mm MAC 11 with three 30-round magazines and a box […]

May 2, 2013 / More... ( comments)

A report released by the Violence Policy Center,  “Violence Policy Center Firearm Justifiable Homicides and Non-Fatal Self-Defense Gun Use” destroys the NRA’s claim that “the only thing that stops a bad man with a gun is a good guy with a gun” and that only a miniscule amount of crimes are stopped by armed would-be […]

April 15, 2013 / More... ( comments)

Another Republican accidentally tells the truth. Repost This Article

March 12, 2013 / More... ( comments)

North Carolina Legislator Pushing Bill To Define Nipples As Indecent

State Rep. Rayne Brown says that to many communities and to law enforcement this “is no laughing matter.” North Carolina law already forbids “indecent exposure,” but it doesn’t specifically define “private parts” as including breasts. The proposal adds that definition, including “the nipple, or any portion of the areola, of the human female breast,” with […]

February 15, 2013 / More... ( comments)

Palestinians Say Romney Is Undermining Peace Efforts

Submitted by Shades Palestinians accuse Mitt Romney of undermining peace efforts in the Mideast by declaring Jerusalem the capital of Israel. Romney’s statement on Jerusalem flies in the face of world opinion. Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat says, “We condemn his statements. Those who speak about the two-state solution should know that there can be no […]

July 30, 2012 / More... ( comments)

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