Quantcast
Home » Archives » Video (Page 577)

Virginia school board votes to boot member who sent racist Michelle Obama emails

Members of a Virginia school board voted 4-1 on Thursday to demand the resignation of a fellow member who forwarded inappropriate and racist messages that compared First Lady Michelle Obama to members of an African tribe. WWBT reported that Isle of Wight school board member Herb DeGroft sent the following…

Indiana Rep. on doubling student loan rates: ‘Personal responsibility is pretty cool’

Rep. Luke Messer (R-IN) told MSNBC’s Luke Russet that young people should support the Republicans’ plan to tie student loan interest rates to market rates because “I think personal responsibility is pretty cool.” Messer came on to discuss competing proposals from Democrats and Republicans, both of which seek to avert…

Tea party speaker presents proof Grover Norquist is a secret Muslim: ‘He has a beard’

A speaker at a tea party event in Texas recently suggested that that anti-tax lobbyist Grover Norquist was a secret Muslim because “he has a beard.” In a video posted by the Far North Dallas Tea Party on Thursday, Texas Eagle Forum President and former Chairman of the Texas Republican…

Christian radio host: Marriage equality means ‘bull-rushing Gomorrah at warp speed’

Christian radio host and Director of Issues Analysis for the American Family Association Bryan Fischer worn on his program on Thursday that the forthcoming Supreme Court ruling that may overturn the so-called Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) means that “we will not be slouching toward Gomorrah, we will be bull-rushing…

Florida man admits dismembering 70-year-old mom over her medical problems

Investigators in Brevard County said that a Florida man admitted to beating and dismembering the body of his 70-year-old mother after he became frustrated about her failing health. According to WFTV, Francis Riccio was being extradited from New York to central Florida on Friday on charges of first-degree murder. Brevard…

Scientist says fatal beaver attack in Belarus was anomaly

In April, a 60-year-old fisherman at Lake Shestakov in the country of Belarus was trying to catch a beaver for a photo when it attacked him, biting through his femoral artery and causing him to bleed to death. According to New Scientist, such attacks are rare to the point of…

Three Naval Academy football players accused of sexual assault

Three Naval Academy football players are under investigation for sexually assaulting a female Navy midshipman, officials confirmed on Thursday to Military.com. NBC News confirmed that the assault was alleged to take place in the back of a car, when the four had been drinking. One alleged assailant was reportedly her…

Mika blasts Fox Business as ‘caveman central’ over its sexist ‘female breadwinners’ meltdown

MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski on Friday ripped a panel of male pundits on the Fox Business network who were upset on Wednesday by a report that said women were the primary source of income in 40 percent of U.S. households. Fox News contributor Erick Erickson told host Lou Dobbs that…

Maddow: ‘Something weird is going on’ in FBI shooting of Ibragim Todashev

On Thursday night’s edition of “The Rachel Maddow Show,” host Rachel Maddow discussed the swirl of questions around the shooting of Ibragim Todashev, an associate of Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the two men charged with the bombing of the Boston Marathon. FBI officials have given conflicting accounts of the questioning…

Florida women blame Walmart beef jerky heist on ‘bucket list’

Two women in Florida told police that they had stolen beef jerky from a Ocala Walmart because it was on a “bucket list” of things they wanted to do before they died. In a Ocala Police Department report obtained by Ocala.com, Officer Charles Hunt described how 36-year-old Andrea Mobley and…

Google+