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Sheriff candidate would use deadly force to stop abortions

A candidate for sheriff in New Hampshire said Wednesday that he would be willing to use deadly force to prevent a woman from terminating her pregnancy. “I would respond specifically by saying that if someone is under threat, a full-grown human being, if they’re under threat, what should the sheriff…

LGBT activist Dan Savage debates NOM president Brian Brown

On August 15, LGBT activist and columnist Dan Savage squared off against National Organization for Marriage president Brian Brown. The two men, starkly opposed on the issue of LGBT rights, met at Savage’s home in Seattle for dinner and a hour-long debate over same sex marriage and the Bible. The…

Limbaugh: The National Hurricane Center is Obama

On his radio program Wednesday, Rush Limbaugh claimed that the National Hurricane Center’s warning that Tropical Storm Isaac could hit the Republican convention in Florida was just wishful thinking. “The National Hurricane Center is Obama,” he said. “The National Weather Service is part of the Commerce Department. It is Obama.”…

Sheriffs Deputy: Sailor I shot in her backyard ‘startled me’

A retired U.S. Navy veteran and her family are asking their local sheriffs department to own up to their role in a shooting of the servicewoman in her backyard. According to KSWB-TV, San Diego County Sheriffs Deputy Luke Berhalter shot 36-year-old former Air and Sea rescue team member Jennifer Orey…

Twisted Sister singer rips Ryan for using their song

The leader of metal group Twisted Sister blasted Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan for using their signature song at a campaign appearance earlier this week. “I emphatically denounce Paul Ryan’s use of my band Twisted Sister’s song, ‘We’re Not Gonna Take It,’ in any capacity,” singer Dee Snider told Rolling…

Rove’s SuperPAC leader tells Soledad Akin’s ‘undone his own candidacy’

CNN’s Soledad O’Brien continued her recent strong reporting streak Wednesday when she spoke to the CEO of a Republican Super PAC that pulled its ads in Missouri in the wake of Rep. Todd Akin’s (R-MO) “legitimate rape” statement. Steven Law, president of American Crossroads, which was co-founded by Fox News…

Republican judge in Texas warns of ‘civil war’ if Obama reelected

A Republican judge in Lubbock, Texas told a reporter on Tuesday that he and other officials are making plans for the possibility of “civil war” if President Barack Obama is reelected, warning that should the president cede control of the country to the United Nations, he’d prevent troops from entering…

Watch live: NASA updates on Curiosity’s first test drive on Mars

NASA held a press conference on Wednesday to update the public on the Mars Curiosity rover mission, which takes its first test drive on the Red Planet today. The rover has 16 drivers, based in NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. Jeff Biesiadecki, one of NASA’s drivers, told Space.com…

Women to Republicans: ‘It’s my vagina, so hands off, Crazy!’

In what is not the first and will almost certainly not be the last parody of Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe,” a group of Virginia women used the song to call for Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli (R) to stop his campaign to close any clinics in the state that…

CNN Contributor: Akin part of ‘theocracy embedded in the GOP’

Journalist LZ Granderson appeared on “CNN News Room” on Tuesday and had a few choice things to say about Missouri Rep. Todd Akin’s views on rape and women’s rights and how they relate to the views and goals of the Republican Party as a whole. Akin is the congressman running…

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