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Daily Show rips Christie investigation report and creates #CancelStewart hashtag

On Monday night’s edition of “The Daily Show,” host Jon Stewart waded into the #CancelColbert controversy by starting his own #CancelStewart hash tag. Stewart began by discussing the so-called “Bridgegate” scandal surrounding New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R). A report commissioned by Christie and carried out by a team of…

Neil Patrick Harris and Jason Segel perform blazing version of ‘Les Miserables’ duet

In an appearance together on “Inside the Actor’s Studio,” actors Neil Patrick Harris and Jason Segel were asked by a member of the audience to reprise their famous duet of the song “Confrontation” from the musical “Les Miserables.” The actors tore into the song, bringing the audience to their feet…

Steven Seagal favors Putin over Obama and says he may emigrate to Russia

Action movie star Steven Seagal said in an interview with the Moscow Times that he is in favor of Russia’s military action in Crimea and that he may someday emigrate to the former Soviet Union. According to Atlantic magazine’s The Wire blog, Seagal called Putin “one of the great world…

Bill O’Reilly slams Rep. Barbara Lee as ‘liar,’ ‘race hustler’ and ‘pinhead’

Fox News host Bill O’Reilly doubled down on an attack against African-American congresswoman Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) on Friday, calling her a “liar” and a “pinhead” after calling her a “race hustler” earlier in the week. On Tuesday, Lee appeared on O’Reilly’s show to discuss Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI)’s remarks…

Tennessee atheists win right to distribute literature after schools give Bibles to students

An atheist group in Tennessee won the right to distribute literature at an elementary school after the school allowed the Gideons group to distribute Christian Bibles to students. The Friendly Atheist blog reported that the Tri-State Freethinkers group in conjunction with the ACLU challenged the decision by Casey County School…

Angry conservative Twitter mob and RNC lash out at ‘Ebony’ editor over ‘racist’ mistake

A scrum of conservative bloggers, media figures, and now Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus have targeted Ebony magazine Senior Editor Jamilah Lemieux over a supposedly racist error she made in an argument on the social medium Twitter. Lemieux accidentally called RNC staffer Raffi Williams a “white dude” when he…

Pastor charged with sexual battery claims devil ‘motivated his mind’ in motel attack

A Forest City, SC pastor is charged with sexual battery after he harassed a woman at a Super 8 motel who he believed was a prostitute. According to WSOC-TV Channel 9, Harriett Memorial Freewill Baptist Church’s Pastor Robert Harris said that the bizarre incident at the motel happened because “I…

400-lb. Florida cop charged with posing as teen girl online to get sex pics from boys

After a months-long investigation, a 30-year-old Bunnell, FL police sergeant was arrested Tuesday night and accused of posing as a 16-year-old girl on social media in order to solicit sexually graphic material from teen boys. According to the St. Augustine Record, Michael Gerard Stavris II was charged with two felony…

Conservative AZ lawmakers caught on camera shmoozing with shadowy lobbying group ALEC

A steak and cocktails confab between conservative Arizona lawmakers and the shadowy lobbying group the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) was caught on tape by an investigative team headed by reporter Morgan Leow. Phoenix CBS News affiliate KPHO recorded lawmakers entering and leaving the wine and dine session, which was…

Maryland county official: I’ll ‘go to jail’ for right to open meetings with Christian prayer

A county official in Carroll County, MD is defiant in the face of a federal judge’s order that she and other public employees stop invoking Jesus Christ in their morning meetings. According to the Baltimore Sun, Commissioner Robin Frazier opened Thursday morning’s meeting with a prayer that twice mentioned Christ…

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