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Chuck Todd explains RNC debate ban: GOP candidates only run for a ‘deal with Fox’

MSNBC host Chuck Todd on Monday explained that the Republican National Committee (RNC) was “smart” to bar CNN and NBC from hosting debates because about half the the 2012 presidential candidates just wanted a national platform to get a talk show, radio show or some other deal with Fox News.…

Trans activists slam ‘hateful’ conservative video in which man ‘dresses up’ as ‘a transgender’

A trans activist group blasted the Media Research Center’s (MRC) video objecting to California’s new trans-inclusive legislation in an interview with The Raw Story on Monday. “That video is just a hateful embarassment,” National Center for Transgender Equality executive director Mara Keisling said. “[The people at MRC] know that there…

Michigan 4-year-old fatally shoots himself in the head

A 4-year-old boy died in Michigan on Sunday evening after obtaining a handgun and shooting himself in the head, according to police. Dundee police responded at around 4:15 p.m. on Sunday to a 911 call reporting that a child had shot himself. Personnel from the Monroe County Ambulance and Dundee…

Texas attorney general ‘thanks’ supporter after ‘Retard Barbie’ jab at Wendy Davis

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott (R) over the weekend thanked a supporter who called state Sen. Wendy Davis (D) “Retard Barbie,” but then later added that he did not “endorse” the language. “@GregAbbott_TX would absolutely demolish idiot @WendyDavisTexas in Gov race – run Wendy run! Retard Barbie to learn life…

Illinois governor Pat Quinn signs new ‘background checks’ law: ‘Guns are a plague on too many of our communities’

Private gun sales in Illinois must now be approved by state police under a law signed by Gov. Pat Quinn (D) on Sunday. WGN-TV reported that as of January 1, 2014, the law will require gun sellers to contact a police hotline to confirm that the buyer holds a valid…

Texas is fracked: More than 30 towns will soon be out of water

Natural gas is claimed to promise cleaner, more efficient combustion than its petroleum-based competition, but getting natural gas out of the ground through hydraulic fracturing (fracking) can be far more environmentally menacing than getting oil. Now…  …

Shock as Australian baseball player gunned down by teens in Oklahoma

An Australian family was Monday struggling to come to terms with the “senseless” death of their baseballer son in a random drive-by shooting by three teenagers in the United States. Chris Lane, 22, was in the US on a baseball scholarship and was jogging in the small town of Duncan…

Bill Kristol: Palin can ‘resurrect herself’ with Alaska Senate run

The Weekly Standard‘s Bill Kristol was one of Sarah Palin’s earliest supporters to be picked as the 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee, and now he says she can “resurrect herself” by running to be a senator from Alaska. In an interview on Sunday, ABC’s Benjamin Bell asked Kristol if Palin…

Rep. Amash claims pre-existing conditions were covered before Obamacare

Rep. Justin Amash (R-MI) on Sunday insisted that President Barack Obama’s health care reform law could be repealed because “some” insurance policies already covered pre-existing conditions. CNN host Candy Crowley pointed out to Amash during a Sunday interview that some constituents had complained that Republicans lawmakers were being “purposely unhelpful”…

Carly Fiorina: Texas abortion law ‘not particularly extreme’

Former Republican Senate candidate Carly Fiorina says that an abortion law that is expected to close all but five of the 42 abortion clinics in Texas is “not a particularly extreme” position. During a Sunday panel discussion about how to attract more voters to the Republican Party, ABC News host…

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