Quantcast
Home » Archives » Video (Page 694)

Jon Stewart praises Rand Paul for shining light on ‘the execution of executive executions’

On his show Wednesday night, The Daily Show host Jon Stewart applauded Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) for using an “old-school filibuster” to highlight the legality of drone strikes on American citizens. Paul began the filibuster on Wednesday morning after the Obama administration suggested it would not rule out the use…

Fox News contributor: Obama has ‘profound sadness’ because Chavez was ‘his comrade’

Fox News contributor Keith Ablow claimed Wednesday that the Obama administration was deeply mourning the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. Fox News Radio host Brian Kilmeade had noted the socialist leader caused troubles for the United States, but Ablow insisted that President Barack Obama wasn’t happy to see “his…

Ron Wyden joins Senate filibuster: Americans have the right to know when they can be targeted

Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden of Oregon on Wednesday joined a filibuster over the use of drone strikes against U.S. citizens, urging Congress to take action on the issue. “Every American has the right to know when their government believes that it is allowed to kill them,” he remarked. Sen. Rand…

Watch live: Rand Paul filibusters Brennan nomination for CIA director

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) on Wednesday took the the Senate floor to filibuster the nomination of John Brennan to be the next director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). “I’m here to filibuster John Brennan’s nomination to be director of CIA,” Paul explained. “I will speak for as long as…

Lindsey Graham on Hurricane Katrina: My family needs AR-15s to fight ‘roaming gangs’

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) says that if his family were victims of disasters like Hurricane Katrina then they would need to have military-style AR-15 assault rifles to protect themselves against “armed gangs roaming around neighborhoods.” During a hearing Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Wednesday, the South Carolina Republican pressed Attorney…

The paper in ‘Paperman’ joins sexual adventure in spoof of Oscar-winning short

Fans of the Academy Award-winning animated short Paperman got a sequel, of sorts, in a spoof released by CollegeHumor.com on Wednesday. In the original “Paperman,” George and Meg reunite at a train station, having just been drawn together by fate — and a friendly batch of spirited office paper. “Paperman…

Republican strategist: Brady Bill didn’t stop Gabrielle Giffords shooting

A GOP strategist told MSNBC host Richard Lui on Wednesday that even though they enjoy popular support, stringent background checks for gun owners have been proven as ineffective by mass shootings like the one against former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ). “We already have the Brady Bill, and it didn’t stop…

Chicago anchor loses it over report woman had gun hidden in vagina

A news anchor at a Chicago television station lost her composure on Wednesday following a report about a woman who had hidden a handgun in her vagina. According to Oklahoma City’s KFOR, police in Ada arrested Christie Dawn Harris at the Dairy Lou Drive Inn on drug charges, and soon…

Sen. Ted Cruz slams AG Eric Holder’s defense of drone strikes against Americans

Under questioning by Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Wednesday, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder agreed that it would be “unconstitutional” to kill an American citizen on U.S. soil with a drone strike — absent an “imminent threat” like a 9/11-style attack or an enemy…

New Jersey cop caught punching woman in the face on video

Police in Elizabeth, New Jersey are investigating footage that has surfaced online of an officer hitting a woman in the face during an altercation outside a nightclub. Authorities told WNBC-TV on Wednesday that the unidentified officer seen in the video, which was posted on YouTube on March 3, is still…

Google+