Update: US Moves Vatican Embassy Closer to Vatican for Security: Right Wing Goes Nuts

Citing security concerns, the State Department recently announced that it was moving its US Embassy to the Holy See (the Vatican embassy) into the US diplomatic compound, which is actually closer to the Vatican than the old site.  Cue the fake outrage.  The Daily Caller published a post accusing the Obama administration of being anti-Catholic […]

Keith Olbermann’s Special Comment. Time for Nancy Brinker to Tell the Truth. Or Resign.

Tonight, Keith gave a special comment about the ongoing controversy over the Susan B. Komen Foundation’s decision to defund Planned Parenthood for politically expedient reasons.  Saying what we are saying, much more eloquently than us, Keith asserts that Karen Handel resigning is not enough.  Have a look:

Karen Handel, Center of Komen Controversy, Resigns…CEO Next?

Karen Handel, new Susan B. Komen senior vice president of government relations, recruited by former Bush press secretary Ari Fleischer, and architect of the organization’s strategy to defund Planned Parenthood, resigned in disgrace today.  The firestorm of outrage generated by her push to stop funding breast cancer screening for low income women blew up in […]

Former Bush Press Secretary Behind Komen Anti-Planned Parenthood Strategy

Ari Fleischer, press secretary to GWB who led the message war that took us into Iraq, has confirmed that he was hired by the Susan B. Comen Foundation to recruit a senior vice president of government relations, the position now filled by anti-choice zealot, Karen Handel.  Fleischer, well known conservative pundit, is believed to have […]

UPDATED: You Just Can’t Make This Up: Komen Teams Up To Sell Handguns

UPDATE: A Komen Foundation representative has claimed that it has no relationship with Discount Gun Sales, the online gun dealer, to sell the pink accented handgun.  Spokesperson Andrea Radar, responding to this latest controversy, said, the foundation has “no record of receiving money from this company.”  If that’s true, that begs the question about why […]

UPDATED: Susan G. Komen Foundation Shows Its Political Ass

UPDATED: Komen just announced that they are reversing their decision to cut off funding for Planned Parenthood.  Good decision, but now CEO Nancy Brinker should fire Nancy Handel, then resign herself for this political decision. You’ve probably heard by now that breast cancer organization, Susan G. Komen Foundation recently terminated its long time partnership with […]

Governor Perry Says He Is A Prophet

Republican Texas Governor Rick Perry has referred to himself as a prophet in an interview with Fox News. (Above—The Prophet Elijah Receives Bread and Water from an Angel by Peter Paul Reubens (1577-1640). I suppose it is possible that Governor Perry lives on bread and water in the $10,000 a month Governor’s Mansion he lives in at taxpayer expense.)  Here is […]

Religion Enters Race For Texas House Speaker

There is a fight taking place about who should be the next Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives. The incumbent Speaker, Republican Joe Straus, was elected two years ago with the help of Democrats in the House. With Republicans gaining many seats in this month’s election, some Republicans are calling for someone they feel […]