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Breitbart editor Ben Shapiro: The only reason for ethnic studies is ‘to meet girls’

Breitbart News editor-at-large Ben Shapiro on Wednesday dismissed the importance of ethnic studies by insisting that only purposes of the courses were “to meet girls” and “get an easy A.” Fox News host Megyn Kelly noted on Wednesday that a U.S. Circuit Court judge recently had upheld an Arizona law…

Republican rep.: Shift funds to abstinence-only because sex ed is ‘dangerous’

A Republican U.S. congressman from Illinois is calling to take funds from traditional sex education, which he claims are “dangerous” for kids, and reallocated the money to abstinence-only programs with “incredible success records.” During a radio interview with Family Research Council President Tony Perkins on Tuesday, Rep. Randy Hultgren (R-IL)…

North Carolina county commissioners sued for insisting upon official public prayers

Three citizens and the American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina (ACLU) sued the Rowan County Board of Commissioners in North Carolina on Tuesday over the board’s continued insistence on opening meetings with official Christian prayers. The group has been raising the issue since Feb. 15, 2012, when the ACLU…

Christian academy student shoots parents in head after grounding from video games

A 14-year-old student at a Christian academy in Washington state has been charged with attempted murder for allegedly shooting both of his parents in the head after they restricted him from playing violent video games. Grant County prosecutors on Monday said that they were asking that 14-year-old Nathan Brooks be…

O’Reilly denies exploiting Colorado House speaker’s sexual orientation

Fox News host Bill O’Reilly denied on Tuesday that he was playing up the speaker of the Colorado House of Representatives’ sexual orientation to link him to sex offenders, while still saying he looked like “a complete fool” during an ambush interview organized by his program. O’Reilly said the reason…

Fox News guest to MSNBC: Hannity is ‘so upset that the economy is rebounding’

A Fox News guest who took on Sean Hannity for blasting President Barack Obama even as employment dropped to the lowest level in more than four years revealed on Tuesday that the conservative host and others at Fox News are “so upset” that the economy is recovering. During a panel…

Matthews: ‘Waterboard Cheney’ if you want to know why the U.S. invaded Iraq

On Tuesday evening’s edition of “Hardball with Chris Matthews,” host Chris Matthews discussed the legacy of President George W. Bush’s administration and the Iraq War and the fact that the real motivation for the invasion of Iraq is still shrouded in mystery. He suggested that maybe the only way the…

Report: Man behind Romney ’47 percent’ video will reveal himself Wednesday

The Florida bartender responsible for capturing former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s infamous “47 percent” remarks will reveal his identity in an interview with MSNBC host Ed Schultz that will air Wednesday. Both Schultz and Mother Jones, which released the video in September 2012, announced the interview on Tuesday, with…

Rachel Maddow mocks Paul Ryan’s budget: ‘Republicans have seen how this movie ends’

On her show Tuesday night, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow said House Budget Committee chairman Paul Ryan was acting as if he hadn’t lost the 2012 election. The former Republican vice presidential candidate unveiled a budget plan earlier in the day that was strikingly similar to the one he had previously…

Rep. Alan Grayson: Paul Ryan wants sick poor people to die

Rep. Alan Grayson, a notably blunt Democrat from Florida, blasted House Budget Committee chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) on Tuesday night. While discussing the Republican congressman’s latest budget proposal on Current TV, Grayson accused Ryan of wishing a large swath of Americans would die. “In one case after another, you look…

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