Quantcast
Home » Entries posted by Megan Carpentier (Page 41)

WATCH LIVE: Obama’s Townhall at Facebook HQ

Watch live video from Obama’s live town hall meeting at Facebook headquarters, courtesy of MSNBC, below: Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy…

Allen West: ‘Don’t hold me accountable because you chose to go out and smoke marijuana.’

Rep. Allen West (R-FL) was asked by a Florida college student whether he thought it appropriate that the kid could be expelled from college for smoking weed. West said, in effect, yes. As originally transcribed by Brandon Thorp of the Broward Palm Beach New Times, West said, “You shouldn’t be…

Apparent Chinese hackers launch DDoS attacks against Change.org

In an apparent response to an internationally popular petition on Change.org, hackers launched a coordinated DDoS (distributed denial of service) attack on Change.org early Monday from inside China, spokesman Benjamin Joffe-Walt said in a blog post. Change.org believes the hackers were spurred by the popular petition calling for the release…

Boehner to spend up to $500,000 to defend DOMA

In response to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) demands that House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) release the cost to taxpayers of the Republicans’ legal defense of the Defense of Marriage Act — which the Department of Justice earlier declined to defend — the contract signed with former Bush solicitor…

Redford: ‘The parallels are obvious’ between my movie and Bush-era policies

In Robert Redford’s new movie, The Conspirator, a cabinet official decides that what he thinks can assure the stability of the nation is more important that the individual liberties afforded by the Constitution of that nation. Thus, he pursues military tribunals instead of civilian trials for those he determines are…

WATCH LIVE: Coverage of the latest Japanese earthquake

Watch the video, courtesy of MSNBC, below: Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy…

WATCH LIVE: House Republicans speak about the potential government shutdown

Watch the video, courtesy of MSNBC, below: Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy…

WATCH LIVE: Rep. Paul Ryan unveils spending cuts plan

Watch the live video below: Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy…

Former rugby player charged with axe murders after daughter allegedly raped

Former South African rugby player Joseph Ntshongwana appeared in court in Durban today to face three murder charges, one attempted murder charge and an assault charge in a series of axe attacks on men he is said to have accused of raping his daughter and infecting her with HIV. The…

Weiner: ‘Who is Boehner fooling? What am I, like, Anthony Waynor?’

Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY) brought the house down last night at the Congression Correspondents’ Dinner, touching on the proper pronunciation of his name, his “seventies Jew-fro” that adorns with Twitter page and the proper method for engaging with journalists in live videos to show the proper amount of respect. Watch…

Google+