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Fischer: Boy Scouts are on ‘a suicide mission’ if they lift ban on gay members

The news that the Boy Scouts of America were considering allowing gay members sent evangelical radio host Bryan Fischer into an apoplectic mood on Tuesday. “This is just unbelievable to me,” Fischer told co-host Fred Jackson. “This is a suicide mission on the part of the Boy Scouts. They’re done.…

Fox News interviews Dick Cheney for gun control advice

Dick Cheney may have accidentally shot a man in the face while he was vice president, but that didn’t stop Fox News from flying to Nevada to get his advice on recently-proposed gun control laws. Fox News correspondent Griff Jenkins caught up with Cheney over the week at the Safari…

McCain: Same sex couple immigration rights a ‘red flag’ on Obama immigration bill

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) said on Tuesday morning that President Barack Obama’s decision to include immigration rights for same sex couples is a “red flag” on the president’s new immigration bill, because providing those rights is not an issue of “paramount importance.” According to BuzzFeed, former presidential candidate McCain called…

Leaked memo tells GOP to stop calling immigrants ‘illegals’

Republican lawmakers are being encouraged on a new set of talking points when it comes to addressing both immigration reform and Latino voters, according to a memo obtained by The Hill on Monday. The memo, prepared by the Hispanic Leadership Network (HLN), encourages the use of the term “undocumented immigrants”…

Prostate patient guns down California doctor as he prepares for surgery

A 75-year-old man has been charged for the murder his doctor, 52-year-old urologist Dr. Ronald Gilbert, in Newport Beach, California. KTLA identified Stanwood Fred Elkus as the person suspected of shooting Gilbert at around 2:45 p.m. on Monday. Elkus had reportedly been receiving treatment for a prostate problem. According to…

Georgia man guns down immigrant after GPS sends him to wrong driveway

A 69-year-old war veteran and former missionary was arrested over the weekend on the suspicion of killing a 22-year-old Colombian immigrant who mistakenly arrived in his driveway because of faulty GPS directions. Gwinnett County jail records obtained by The Atlanta Journal Constitution indicated that Phillip Walker Sailors was charged on…

Fox News contributor frets Obama planning to ban Fox News

Reacting to President Barack Obama’s criticism of the role the conservative Fox News Channel plays in U.S. politics, network contributor Peter Johnson, Jr. said Monday night that the president might just find a way to ban watching Fox News. Johnson appeared on the network’s nightly opinion show “Hannity” on Monday,…

McCain: ‘We’ve got to use drones’ to secure the U.S.-Mexico border

An hour after expanding on a bipartisan immigration proposal on Monday, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) called for an increase in security technology at the U.S.-Mexico border, including unmanned drones in a Fox News interview. “We have to use a lot of high-tech — we’ve got to use drones,” McCain told…

Blackburn challenges Obama to skeet shooting: ‘I’ll take my own gun’

Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) says that if President Barack Obama really goes skeet shooting “all the time” then he should accept her challenge to a competition, and the congresswoman is already predicting she’s a better shot than the commander in chief. In an interview published on Sunday, Obama told the…

Paul Ryan: Gun show loophole an ‘obvious’ problem

Republican Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin said in a video published Monday that requiring universal background checks for gun purchases was indisputably needed. He told Milwaukee-Wisconsin Journal Sentinel editorial board that closing the so-called gun show loophole was “an area we need to look into.” Though licensed gun dealers are…

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