24 4 / 2014

Sean Hannity: Cliven Bundy’s Comments on Blacks and Slavery “Beyond Repugnant”

Sean Hannity: Cliven Bundy's Comments on Blacks and Slavery "Beyond Repugnant"

Sean Hannity: Cliven Bundy’s Comments on Blacks and Slavery “Beyond Repugnant” (Credit: Wikipedia)

Nevada cattle squatter Cliven Bundy’s strongest advocate, Sean Hannity, vehemently expressed his disgust at his remarks about slavery. Hannity said Bundy’s comments “are beyond repugnant to me. They are beyond despicable to me. They are beyond ignorant to me.”

Of course, he also blamed Democrats who…

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24 4 / 2014

Cliven Bundy Wonders if Blacks Better Off as Slaves Picking Cotton

Conservatives Backtracking from Cliven Bundy Over Racist Attack on Blacks

Conservatives Backtracking from Cliven Bundy Over Racist Attack on Blacks (Credit: Raw Story)

Conservatives who ran to Cliven Bundy’s defense in his fight with the federal government for illegal use of government land, are backtracking and distancing themselves from him after reports that he made racially-disparaging comments about blacks. Um, I guess all except Sean Hannity.

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24 4 / 2014

Gun Rights: Atlanta Soccer Club Menaced by Man Walking Around with Gun, Knife

Gun Rights: Atlanta Soccer Club Menaced by Man Walking Around with Gun, Knife

Gun Rights: Atlanta Soccer Club Menaced by Man Walking Around with Gun, Knife

GUN RIGHTS:  While some are applauding Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal for signing into law an expanded gun bill, some are concerned and upset that guns could now be present in bars, churches, schools and government buildings. We all know that guns and alcohol don’t mix. What’s interesting is that someone sent me an email…

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23 4 / 2014

Police Surround Daly City Medical Building Amid Reports of Shooting

BREAKING:  The police have surrounded a medical building in Daly City amid reports of shooting. The building, located at 1500 Southgate Avenue was evacuated after reports a patient may have attacked a doctor.

Police Surround Daly City Medical Building Amid Reports of Shooting

BREAKING:  The police have surrounded a medical building in Daly City amid reports of shooting. The building, located at 1500 Southgate Avenue was evacuated after reports a patient may have attacked a doctor.

23 4 / 2014

Survey: Majority of Americans Support Obamacare Birth Control Coverage

Survey: Majority of Americans Support Obamacare Birth Control Coverage

Survey: Majority of Americans Support Obamacare Birth Control Coverage (Credit: Wikimedia Commons)

The results of a survey conducted by the Journal of American Medical Association found that 7 out of 10 Americans support contraception coverage as part of Obamacare.

Sixty nine percent of respondents reported they support “mandated coverage of birth control medications in health plans.” The study…

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23 4 / 2014

Sonia Sotomayor Attacks John Roberts Over Affirmative Action, Ron Christie Begs to Differ

Sonia Sotomayor Attacks John Roberts Over Affirmative Action,  Ron Christie Begs to Differ

Sonia Sotomayor Attacks John Roberts Over Affirmative Action, Ron Christie Begs to Differ (Credit: Atlanta Black Star)

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor delivers scathing rebuke to the court striking down affirmative action, as being out of touch with reality:

In my colleagues’ view, examining the racial impact of legislation only perpetuates racial discrimination. This refusal to accept the…

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23 4 / 2014

GA Gov. Nathan Deal to Sign Controversial Gun Bill to Expand Stand Your Ground

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal is set to sign into law a controversial gun bill that will greatly expand where one can pack heat.

GA Gov. Nathan Deal to Sign Controversial Gun Bill to Expand Stand Your Ground

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal is set to sign into law a controversial gun bill that will greatly expand where one can pack heat.

23 4 / 2014

Canada Beats America as Having Richest Middle Class in World

Canada Beats America as Having Richest Middle Class in World

Canada Beats America as Having Richest Middle Class in World

New York Times:  “The American middle class, long the most affluent in the world, has lost that distinction. While the wealthiest Americans are outpacing many of their global peers, a New York Times analysis shows that across the lower- and middle-income tiers, citizens of other advanced countries have received considerably larger…

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23 4 / 2014

US Troops Arrive in Poland for Exercises Amid Ukraine Crisis

US Troops Arrive in Poland for Exercises Amid Ukraine Crisis

US Troops Arrive in Poland for Exercises Amid Ukraine Crisis

WSJ:  “Hundreds of U.S. troops are headed for maneuvers in Eastern Europe through year’s end, the Pentagon announced, new deployments intended to reassure allies on Russia’s borders as violence took a sinister turn Tuesday in embattled Ukraine.”

Separately, the Ukraine has ended its Easter truce and has relaunched its operations to…

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23 4 / 2014

Sen. Mitch McConnell in Tough Race Against Alison Lundergran Grimes

Sen. Mitch McConnell in Tough Race Against Alison Lundergran Grimes

Sen. Mitch McConnell in Tough Race Against Alison Lundergran Grimes

A new New York Times/Kaiser Family Foundation finds that Sen. Mitch McConnell is in a tough reelection race against Democratic opponent Alison Lundergran Grimes. The poll also focused on three other key Senate races:

Arkansas: Sen. Mark Pryor (D) 46%, Tom Cotton (R) 36%

Kentucky: Sen. Mitch McConnell (R) 44%, Alison Lundergran…

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