Quantcast
Home » Archives » Video » Featured Video (Page 919)

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…

Ryan backs away from his ‘forcible rape’ bill: ‘No splitting hairs’

Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan is now refusing to explain a bill that he co-sponsored with Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) that critics say would have redefined rape, providing federal assistance only to victims of “forcible rape.” In an interview with KDKA on Tuesday, Ryan said that he believed Akin’s…

Washington man arrested for online threat against Obama

A Seattle-area man was arrested Tuesday after emailing a threat against President Barack Obama to an FBI account. According to KOMO-TV, Secret Service agents went to the Federal Way home of 31-year-old Anton Caluori immediately after the emails were intercepted. The nature of the threat was not revealed, but when…

Matt Tabbi: DOJ ‘playing softball’ with Wall Street firms

Matt Taibbi of Rolling Stone on Tuesday night blasted the Department of Justice for not prosecuting Goldman Sachs or any of its employees despite a nearly year-long fraud investigation. “They haven’t done a single thing, I mean that’s what’s so incredible about it,” he told Current TV host Eliot Spitzer.…

Listen: Unheard Martin Luther King Jr. interview uncovered

Previously unheard audio of the civil rights icon Martin Luther King Jr. has been discovered by a man in Chattanooga. The Associated Press, which first obtained the audio, reported that Stephon Tull uncovered the audio reel labeled, “Dr. King interview, Dec. 21, 1960″ while searching through his attic several months…

Google+