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Inhofe: ‘MoveOn.org, George Soros, Michael Moore’ created global warming hoax

Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK) on Wednesday explained that Al Gore and the United Nations get most of the blame for what he called a global warming “hoax,” but filmmaker Michael Moore and billionaire George Soros deserved some credit too. At a Environment and Public Works Committe on President Barack Obama’s…

Tony Perkins: Obama’s evangelical ‘watch list’ could ban Christian gun buyers

Family Research Council President Tony Perkins has warned that President Barack Obama could be planning to create a special “watch list” for Catholics and evangelical Christians to prevent them from buying guns. On his Wednesday Washington Watch broadcast, Perkins said he was “concerned” about a bipartisan deal in the Senate…

Maddow to Rand Paul: You’re lying to our faces and we know it

Wednesday night on MSNBC’s “The Rachel Maddow Show,” host Rachel Maddow discussed Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY)’s contention during a speech at historically African-American Howard University that he has “never wavered” in his support of Civil Rights and of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Maddow began the segment discussing the…

Beck: Obama might create a ‘monarchy’ and start decapitating Americans

Conservative radio host Glenn Beck on Wednesday blasted President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama for attending a tribute to Memphis soul at the White House and said it was sign of a coming “monarchy” that could result in Americans being beheaded. During his evening Internet broadcast, the former…

ATF: Shop that sold Newtown weapons violated regulations hundreds of times

A gun store in East Windsor, Connecticut that sold two of the firearms found after the Newtown massacre recently saw its license revoked by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) after inspections found hundreds of willful violations of federal regulations on weapons sales. While the sales of…

Missouri man arrested at hospital for refusing to leave gay partner

A gay man was arrested at a hospital in Missouri this week when he refused to leave the bedside of his partner, and now a restraining order is preventing him from any type of visitation. Roger Gorley told WDAF that even though he has power of attorney to handle his…

Rick Santorum outraged kids need parental permission to hear his speech

Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum (R) is not too pleased that children will have to get parental permission to attend his speech at a Michigan high school this month. The Grosse Pointe South High School had originally canceled Santorum’s speech after the student group Young Americans for Freedom raised $18,000…

Chris Hayes: Rand Paul’s Howard University speech worse than ‘Accidental Racist’

On his show Wednesday night, MSNBC host Chris Hayes mocked Sen. Rand Paul’s (R-KY) speech to Howard University by comparing it to the new country song “Accidental Racist.” Both attempted racial outreaches were admirable, he said, but that didn’t prevent them from also being cringe-worthy. In his speech to black…

Republican senator: Filibustering gun debate encourages debate

Republican Sen. Mike Lee of Utah on Wednesday defended his threat to filibuster the debate on any gun control bill. Lee has joined twelve other Republicans who vowed to prevent the Senate from bringing up gun control bills for consideration. But several Republicans have also stated their intention to vote…

Rep. Joe Barton: Biblical ‘Great Flood’ shows climate change isn’t man made

Republican Texas Rep. Joe Barton on Wednesday dismissed concerns that the Keystone XL pipeline could contribute to climate change, citing the biblical flood myth described in the book of Genesis as evidence that climate change was not man made. BuzzFeed’s Andrew Kaczynski obtained video of Barton speaking to the House…

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